How to handle large volumes of wastewater?
Drainage system for Cleaning in place stations

You need to discharge the wastewater directly to the drainage without any spillage. When handling large volumes of high temperature wastewater containing aggressive chemicals, this can be particularly challenging.

We recommend you to position your stainless steel drainage directly beneath the outlets of CIP stations. But do not forget to consider the drainage capacity, to ensure you have an air gap and that the drainage can be easily inspected.

It is essential that the layout of the drainage system and production equipment is considered holistically at specification stage and that a hygienically designed, high capacity drainage system is used if large volumes of waste water are to be handled effectively.

Drainage system components

ACO Stainless – Stainless Steel, Modular, Grated & Slotted Drainage

ACO’s hygienically designed stainless steel drains are available in a range of sizes to cater for the high volume and flow rates required in breweries. ACO also recommends that a flexible joint is specified to create a durable, long-lasting floor and drainage connection in areas that are subject to thermal shock.

ACO FloorDrain – Stainless Steel Floor Drains & Cleanouts

ACO’s hygienically designed floor drains are available a range of sizes to cater for flow rates and construction requirements specific to breweries. Our floor drains are suitable for use in shallow construction depths and applications where preventative fire measures are required. ACO FloorDrains are certified according to EN 1253.

ACO Mesh Grate

ACO mesh grate is a lightweight economical solution for areas with low hygienic risk and load class resistance demands.

ACO Hygienic Ladder Grate

The ACO hygienic ladder grate portfolio provides an easily cleanable solution. Ladder grates are suitable for applications with high load classes in combination with solid particles contained in the waste water.

ACO Tundish

The ACO tundish is used to streamline discharged water directly into a floor drain.

ACO Pipe with P trap

ACO’s stainless steel push-fit pipe system is designed for grey or black water applications. ACO Pipe products offer more than 40 years’ product life thanks to the material properties of stainless steel. Easy on-site installation and handling is ensured by a push-fit assembly system and related cutting tools.