WTP Settling Tube Replacement

About the project

The existing tube settlers at Mt Kynoch were degrading and affecting the water quality.  Pensar was engaged for the replacement, extending the service life of the asset.

Key Capabilities

Water reticulation; Water and wastewater treatment

Project Location

Mount Kynoch, Queensland

Client Name

Toowoomba Regional Council

Project Duration

September 2019 - March 2020

Project scope

  • Assembling all required tube settlers
  • Stripping the clarifier
  • Removal and disposal of old tube settlers
  • Repairing the frame to improve safety
  • Installation of new tube settlers


  • The project was completed three weeks ahead of schedule and the client was able to bring the tube settlers back online earlier than anticipated
  • The installation was completed to a high standard, with minimal to no issues
  • The client was highly satisfied with the water quality achieved upon completion


This is a significant improvement to the plant and we’ve received very positive reports since the upgrade.  Thanks for keeping the wheels moving and delivering works well ahead of schedule, despite some unexpected issues. We look forward to working with Pensar Water in the future.
– Toowoomba Regional Council Mechanical Engineer