Brussels – Belgiumadmin
Context & Project Description
The site was located in a residential area in Brussels. The pollution was caused by the leakage of a buried fuel oil tank. The tank was inerted in 2016. The soil reconnaissance study (2016) and the detailed study (2017) revealed oil pollution in the land surrounding the tank. The polluted area was mainly located in the driveway of a private house and partly under the building. It extended over an area of 28m² and down to 7,5 m below ground.
16 Gas Fired burners with the reburn technology.
<300 mg/kg of C10-C40 in dry soil
Soil temperature in cold points (depths 2m, 4.5m and 7m below ground)
Burner combustion gases
August 2020 to February 2021
The treatment was finally validated in February 2021 with targets achieved, no nuisances in the
Nb of Heating Tubes
C10-C40: 300 mg/kg
Brussels – Belgium