Assessment of Fecal Sludge Decanting Stations in Tiruchirappalli

TNUSSP | April 2018


The Sewage Treatment Plant  at Tiruchirappalli has been used for co-treating fecal sludge by utilizing pumping stations as receiving/decanting stations. An assessment was carried out at the decanting stations in Tiruchirappalli with an objective to check the adequacy of existing facilities, identify areas of improvement and develop a methodology for feasibility assessment for converting pumping stations to fecal sludge receiving facilities. This report elaborates on the findings and recommendations of the study conducted at Tiruchirappalli.