Town of Grand Rapids Reverse Osmosis Water Treatment System

Project details

  • Installation: 2012
  • Location: Manitoba
  • System: Direct feed single train RO system
  • Permeate Flow Rate: 490 m3/day or 5.6 L/s


Grand Rapids is situated 3 hours North of Winnipeg between Lake Winnipeg and Cedar Lake. Water treatment was essential due to the growing First Nations community in the area. Sapphire Water supplied the Town with a single train Reverse Osmosis unit. This unit, which is ground well fed, has a system recovery of 80%.