Plant Design Data

Some quick facts about the Orville, Ohio wastewater plant:

Plant Design Loadings

3.22 mgd (Million Gallons Per Day) - Average Flow
 4.6 mgd - Maximum Flow 
5,100 lb BOD (Biological Oxygen Demand)/Day 
5,980 LB. SS (Suspended Solids)/Day 
3.55 mg (Million Gallons) Flow Equalization Capacity


Sludge Storage Capacity

1,580,240 gallons 
528 days


City Owned Agricultural Land

80.6 acres


Pretreatment Program

(2) Major Food Processors 
(4) Large Metal Finishers


Collection System

Sewer Line Sizes 8 - 42 inch 
Total Size of System 42+ miles