Terratec is the recognized leader in the operation of municipal biosolids programs and the utilization of biosolids on agricultural lands. Terratec has provided comprehensive turnkey consulting and contracting services to municipalities for land application, storage of liquid and solid biosolids, dewatering of biosolids, and lagoon and pumping station cleanouts.
Terratec is a Canadian-owned and operated business based in Hamilton, Ontario. Terratec was previously part of American Water until 2014 when it was purchased by its current senior management team. In June of 2017, Terratec was acquired by Terrapure Environmental, a leading Canadian provider of innovative, cost-effective industrial environmental services and recycling solutions.
Terratec handles over 1,000,000 cubic metres (m3) of liquid and 150,000 wet tonnes (WT) of dewatered biosolids annually from municipal wastewater treatment plants, spreading these biosolids on an average of 15,000 acres each year.
Terratec also manages its biosolids projects for industrial markets such as tank cleaning, wastewater/sludge removal and other special projects. Terratec has managed biosolids projects throughout Ontario, from Thunder Bay to Niagara and Windsor to Ottawa. Our team of professional and experienced staff manages these programs successfully. Terratec has gained a wealth of experience from working with various municipalities over the past 30 years. This includes securing land sites, sampling and crop tests, field applications, and public relations.