Riondel Ultrafiltration Water Treatment System

Project details

  • Installation: 2013
  • Location: British Columbia
  • System: Single train ultrafiltration (UF) system
  • Permeate Flow Rate: 817 m3/day or 9.7 LPS


The community of Riondel is located in the Regional District of Central Kootenay and has a population of approximately 350 people. After conducting a Pilot Study, they awarded Sapphire Water with the task to design, supply, and commission a packaged Ultrafiltration water treatment plant to be installed into a pre-existing building.


Parameter of Interest Raw Water Permeate Guidelines
Turbidity (NTU) 9 <0.1 <0.1
Color (CU) 25 <5 <15