News

06.10.2020
Thermohydrolysis: a new process at the Tobl wastewater treatment plant

The thermal pre-treatment of excess sludge solves a number of problems and increases the efficiency of the treatment plant

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14.07.2020
Completion of the work project pipe jacking Pragser Kanal

Due to the storms of 5-6.08.2017, a section of the Braies valley collector was relocated and thus made safe from storms.

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11.06.2020
OIL IN THE SEWAGE TRETMENT PLANT SOMPUNT

On June 11th, 2020 about 50 liters of oil entered the sewage treatment plant, causing damage to the plant.

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23.04.2020
Coronaviruses in wastewater as an indicator of the spread of infection

Three wastewater treatment plants in the Puster Valley participate in an epidemiological study of the University of Innsbruck

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16.03.2020
Full operation despite Covid-19

Because of the Corona pandemic, many things cannot function as usual at the moment. Nevertheless, our sewage treatment plants remain in operation!

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10.02.2020
The sewer is not a waste treatment plant

Whether for the baby's face, cleaning the bathroom, our buttocks or cleaning the cow's udder - there are cleaning cloths for everything. They are practical and are increasingly replacing conventional toilet paper, the good old washcloth and cleaning cloth. A further advantage: disposal. You simply throw everything into the toilet.

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21.01.2020
Interested in an internship at ARA Pustertal AG?

We are looking for interns who want to work on our facilities and in the field in summer 2020.

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20.12.2019
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

ARA Pustertal AG wishes everyone a peaceful, reflective Christmas season and a healthy and happy New Year 2020.

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16.12.2019
Job requirement for ARA Tobl

For the wastewater treatment plant Tobl an employee is wanted as a wastewater treatment plant technician.

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13.11.2019
The Pustertal Valley sinks into the snow

The snow chaos in Pustertal in the middle of November also caused great problems for the sewage treatment plants.

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12.11.2019
KAN at the Brixen wastewater treatment plant

At the KAN autumn conference of the sewage treatment plants, their representatives from the eastern half of the country met this time at the Brixen sewage treatment plant.
After the last conference took place in Tobl, this time the district community Eisacktal was the host.

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05.06.2019
South Tyrolean sewage sludge is also processed here

At the invitation of Dabringer Recycling, the employees of ARA Pustertal visited the AGRINORD composting plant in Isola della Scala.

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20.03.2019
World Water Day

The World Water Day was proclaimed by UNESCO and has taken place annually since 1993 on 22 March. This day has a special theme. The World Water Report will also be published on the World Day.

International World Water Day 2019 has the common theme "Leave no one behind - water and sanitation for all".

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26.02.2019
research project ICAWER

ARA Pustertal is a participant in the ICAWER research project.

The aim of the project is to make sewage treatment plants more energy efficient and to solve local problems. This is achieved through the cooperation of universities, sewage plant and energy consultants as well as several sewage associations in Austria and Italy.

This project is supported by the European Regional Development Fund and Interreg V-A Italy-Austria 2014-2020.

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30.01.2019
Repair main collector St. Lorenzen

The main collector in St. Lorenzen, near the Senni dairy farm, will be repaired this year. The work was awarded by the ARA Pustertal AG in January after appropriate preliminary work, planning and tendering and will now start in March 2019.

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28.01.2019
Pipe Ramming Pragser Kanal

ARA Pustertal AG operates the main collector in Prags from the measuring station in Prags, located in the municipality of Prags to the connection to the valley collector, which runs along the orographically left bank of the Rienz in the municipality of Niederdorf.

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16.01.2019
Management report on the 2018 operating year

Every year, the management of ARA Pustertal AG prepares a detailed report on the past financial year.

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23.11.2016
The indispensable sewage treatment plants

Every day 32,153 cubic metres of wastewater are produced in Pustertal. We use clean water for showering, brushing our teeth, rinsing, washing laundry and every time we go to the toilet. Polluted it becomes waste water, which was simply disposed of into the rivers a relatively short time ago. The environment suffered. Today we have five sewage treatment plants in the valley that treat the dirty water and return it clean to the rivers.

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