S&L Grit Schools for Engineers

Throughout the year, S&L holds free Grit Schools around the world. Schools may be eligible for continuing education credits. Limited space available.

Learn from the Industry Leaders in Grit Removal

A typical Grit School covers these important topics:

  • Grit Basics, Purpose of Grit Removal, Velocity Requirements to Transport Grit, Grit System Location
  • Grit Removal Efficiencies
  • Types of Grit Removal Systems
  • Vortex Grit Chamber Layouts
  • Issues Impacting Grit Chambers
  • Testing Methodologies, Grit Analysis & Grit Performance Evaluation
  • Study of River Bed Sediment and Grit in WWTP
  • Water Level & Velocity Control
  • Grit Pumping Notes on Design
  • Grit Dewatering Equipment Notes on Design (Grit Classifiers & Grit Washers)
  • Packaged Headworks Technologies