Airports

We help airports control odours from wastewater and protect sewer assets more effectively.

While major airports have sizeable budgets for aspects such as runway upgrades and terminal expansions, new problems are cropping up that had never been anticipated. One of these is the now-close proximity of foot traffic to sewage assets, plus increased pressure on facilities to cater for more people. Put simply, more people means more waste, which means more odour and accelerated corrosion of assets.

Your challenges

Airports have seen steadily increasing passenger numbers over the past three decades, putting significant pressure on their assets.

Airports around the world are responding by upgrading runways, retail shops and terminal facilities without a corresponding investment in their sewerage infrastructure. This can lead to accelerated corrosion of sewerage assets and increasing odour issues.

As airports prepare for continued increases in traveller numbers, strategic maintenance of sewer assets will be a key factor in improving passenger experience and boosting the airport’s reputation.

OUR SOLUTION

ACTI-Mag for wastewater

Calix ACTI-Mag is made using Calix technology to produce a unique, stable and very high surface area magnesium hydroxide formula that helps reduce the formation of hydrogen sulphide (H2S), eliminating odour issues, protect ageing assets, while improving the performance of wastewater treatment.

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Customer Stories

Improving the Sustainability of Water Treatment \ Municipalities
Magnesium Hydroxide liquid for odour control, Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Replace lime and alum with Calix’s ACTI-Mag magnesium hydroxide liquid at Cassowary Coast Region, QLD, Australia.

Improving the Sustainability of Water Treatment \ Municipalities
Solving extreme H2S odor, El Centro

ACTI-Mag reduces the odor to manageable levels at El Centro, Southern California, United-States.

The Calix difference

People, unique technology, partners, and track record

  • Calix Technology

Faster reactivity = less costs

Calix core technology makes high surface area materials (with a honeycomb-like structure), giving you a price and a reactivity advantage.

Our materials are proving to have similar properties to highly active nano-materials, without the health/safety concerns and high cost, but with all the benefits.

To learn more about how Calix technology works, click here.

  • Calix supply chain

Calix is able to offer better service, reliability and performance to its customers because it controls the entire production process from mining of raw materials, processing and production.

Calix owns and operates a mine, production, testing facilities and close-to-customers manufacturing plants.

From mine to customer!

  • Continuous Improvement

Calix is committed to providing process development, manufacture, delivery and application of mineral based
products and services that meet the needs of our customers.

We aim to ensure that quality is everyone’s aim throughout the organisation and that each employee has a sound understanding of the importance of our quality management system and their direct effect to our continuous success.

Our AS/NZS ISO 9001 certified quality system and safety, health and environmental management system are vital elements of our engineering and quality services.

  • A culture of innovation

Calix leverages a culture of innovation to provide fully customised services such as design expertise, engineering know-how, detail engineering, installation, piping and commissioning services to provide turnkey systems for chemical dosing of Magnesium Hydroxide Liquid (MHL).

Our engineered and cost-effective solutions are tailored to meet your specific needs and budget. Quick to install – our modular dosing units can be delivered on site by truck and are fast to set up and connect.

To find out more about our dosing solutions, click here.

Calix has its own direct delivery, service and support capabilities and also has an established a network of local distributors and partners that can provide the best solution for your specific needs and ensure you receive excellent customer service and support, wherever you are located.

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Calix has its own direct delivery, service and support capabilities and also has an established network of local distributors and partners that can provide the best solution for your specific needs and ensure you receive excellent customer service and support.

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