Both WWTP’s and the pumping stations are highly automated. This opens the opportunity to control the processes remotely and is a continuous presence of operators not required. In case of a proces failure outside normal working hours, the operator in charge will receive an alarm by telephone and can log on the system though an internet connection and take the necessary action.
Upon signing of the DBFO contract between the Delfland Water Board and Delfluent and the O&M contract between Delfluent and DSBV, 40 employees were transferred from the Delfland Water Board to DSBV without prejudice to their rights and without any discharges. At the moment DSBV has some 60 employees (50 Fte’s).