Quarantine Wash Bays
Quarantine wash bays that comply with AQIS regulations
Get your wash bay up to quarantine standard. Cleanawater's Australian Quarantine Inspection Services (AQIS) wash bay equipment will help you meet strict and exceed quarantine criteria.
Our AQIS wash bay solutions can be designed to perfectly fit in with your site and its requirements. We can also design components to seamlessly fit in with your existing systems.
Uses and applications
- Quarantine (AQIS) wash down
- Import/export yards
- Shipping container hire and handling depots
- New vehicle, parts or equipment import and processing
- Docks and shipping facilities
- Transport and freight depots
- Airline food waste processing plants
The costs associated with owning and running a wash bays can vary.
Benefits of Cleanawater quarantine wash bays
- AQIS-compliant solutions to suit all wash bays
- Retrofitting and new design/build
- Packages starting from $8 per day to make costing easier
- Avoid fines and shutdowns
- Opens new revenue streams (AQIS wash-down and sanitisation of imported goods)
Cleanawater designs fully customised quarantine standards-compliant systems for all wash down areas. We can develop and build a completely new solution for your business, or make an existing system exceed modern compliance standards. We have over 20 years of experience designing effective quarantine wash bay solutions, and we're here to help you.
Quarantine wash bays don't need to be expensive. We can spread the cost of your solution throughout the duration of your project, starting from just $8 per day. In the end, the systems pay for themselves - in remaining compliant with quarantine standards, you'll be avoiding thousands of dollars in fines and potentially lengthy shutdowns.
- Quarantine-Approved Oil Separators
- Quarantine-Approved Filtration packages
- Quarantine-Approved Water Recycling Systems
- Quarantine-Approved Hi Range Chlorination Disinfection Packages
Why choose Cleanawater?
As your one-stop water treatment provider, we're committed to supplying the right solution for your business. Our award-winning products are engineered for performance, economy and ease of use. That includes both custom-built and off-the-shelf units approved by all major water authorities.
Our comprehensive after-sales service includes support from experts in your area. So you can always speak to somebody who understands your local market.
We distribute across Australia with fast, efficient delivery for off-the-shelf systems. And we'll install, service and maintain your equipment on a schedule that suits you – ensuring minimal downtime.
It means superior results and outstanding value for your investment.
AQIS wash bays need to meet specific guidelines. These differ from regulations for typical wash down bays based on criteria classification.
Contact AQIS (Department of Agriculture and Water Resources) or call Cleanawater on 1800 353 788 to confirm your criteria eligibility.
This is determined by AQIS. For water treatment, this may be as small as installing a 100 micron filter.
Generally, no. This will be determined by your criteria classification.
Contact AQIS or Cleanawater on 1800 353 788 to confirm.
Quick-break, biodegradable detergents and degreasers should be used at all times.
Quick-break degreasers allow oil and water to separate within minutes of application. This helps your oil separation system function effectively in removing oil before discharge. Non-quick break compounds may keep oil and water in suspension for several hours, allowing oil to pass through an oil water separator.
Quarantine wash bays can benefit from silt traps and baffled pits. For wash down environments with high levels of solids, beach pits and drive-in sumps are ideal.
Typically, AQIS approval and trade waste approval are required if discharge is to sewerage. Inspections will be required by AQIS to approve the wash down area.
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