La Poveda – Extension

This major project for Canal de Isabel II enabled the daily treatment capacity of the plant to be doubled.

It was initially commissioned in 1991 with a capacity of 13,000 m3 day. When the WWTP was completed, it could then treat 21,500 m3 a day.

Type of treatment

Primary Settling, Biological treatment of activated sludge, Anaerobic Digestion.

Main features

Location: Madrid, Spain

Equivalent population: 125.000

Capacity: 8.500 m3/day

Yearl: 2015