Project description

Removal of residual pollution caused by oil shale industries in 1930-1980. The treatment works are unique in the Estonian sense because the elimination of residual pollution in watercourses to such an extent has never been done before.

Used equipment

  • 3x BBA BA 150
  • 1x Pioneer SL200
  • 3x Betsy 125H
  • 1x BBA BA 100K

UPRENT solution

Overflowing of smaller tributaries and drainage of sections diverted by canals of major rivers,  so that contractors can remove contaminated soil from the riverbed.

Project in numbers

  • A total of 8 pumps have been used in the project at different times, which have been running for 257 days.