Sand, Surf and Septage

A secondary treatment unit with recirculating compartments enables a contractor to replace failed systems on beaches in southern California
Sand, Surf and Septage
Juan Ramirez of JS Innovative Systems helps a crane operator from United Rentals maneuvering a 6,500-pound AdvanTex AX-MAX module from the delivery truck. (Photos courtesy of BioSolutions Inc.)

Onsite systems at 16 beaches on Santa Monica Bay, Calif., had exceeded their useful lives. Most were at risk of overflows and required pumping every two weeks, as sand blowing in through corroded cast-iron lids filled them three-quarters full.

Monthly water samples taken by the Los...

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