Membrane Technology

Water Planet, a global supplier of membrane-based water treatment solutions, announced that Eric Seo joined the company as product development engineer. Seo will focus on... more
With the goal of becoming energy neutral by 2023, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) recently began a demonstration project to evaluate GE'... more
Koch Membrane Systems Inc. (KMS) announced the centralization of its Puron product manufacturing at the company’s headquarters in Wilmington, Mass., where it develops and... more
Awards totaling more than $30,000 were presented at the 2015 International Desalination Assn. (IDA) World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse in San Diego. Six awards at... more
Balancing competitive capital costs for a new desalination plant with features that will ensure longevity and reliability of operations, as well as optimized energy... more
An Indian reservation in the Sierra Nevada mountain region in Cali­for­nia was experiencing septic system failure that posed severe environmental and health risks for the... more
The surface of ultrafiltration (UF) membranes is subject to the build up (fouling) of foreign materials present in feed water, such as suspended solids, colloids, organics... more
A remote Caribbean island resort owned by a global corporation faced myriad challenges related to its existing sequencing batch reactor (SBR). It needed a new solution for... more
Every year, the 24,000 residents of Tortola watch the island’s numbers swell, as more than 800,000 visitors arrive by cruise ship and air to descend upon its white sand... more
Nestled in a valley between the Pukalani Country Club’s golf course and a surrounding residential community in Maui, Hawaii, is the Pukalani MBR Water Reuse Facility, a state... more
In 2013, Shanghai International Tourism Resort (Disney) realized that it needed to improve the quality of its makeup to the cooling water circulation system to effectively... more
Central district heating systems have gained attention in recent years because they can be more efficient than localized boiler units. The efficiency of district heating is... more
Lincoln Electric Systems (LES) of Lincoln, Neb., recently commissioned a membrane decarbonation system using Liqui-Cel 14-by-28 membrane contactors to remove CO2 prior to its... more
GWT Series commercial/industrial RO systems are custom built, utilizing advanced technologies, including DLP Series nanofiber filtration. The series features simple, safe handling and advanced... more
  • GWT Series commercial/industrial RO systems are custom built, utilizing advanced technologies, including DLP Series nanofiber filtration. The series features simple, safe handling and advanced... more
  • The TETRA DeepBed and Denite advanced wastewater filtration systems produce effluent that is safe and cost-effective. The DeepBed is a granular filter for removal of total suspended solids (TSS)... more
  • The 8x20 SS provides simultaneous O2 and CO2 removal, which benefits any process where oxygen can negatively impact the end product. Liqui-Cel systems are closed systems that do not introduce... more
  • Liqui-Cel membrane contactors have been used for more than 20 years to remove gases from liquids. It can achieve O2 removal to 1 ppb and CO2 removal to 1 ppm with minimal to no chemical usage. In the... more
  • Many plants are now using Liqui-Cel contactors for the deoxygenation of their boiler makeup and feed water. Boiler feed water deaeration extends boiler and piping life by preventing corrosion of... more
  • Ovivo’s microBLOX MBRs are fully functional wastewater treatment package systems that offer low CAPEX/OPEX costs. They are complete, ready-to-operate wastewater treatment MBR systems that feature a... more
  • AXEON X2 reverse osmosis systems are engineered to produce high purity water by reducing dissolved minerals, bacteria and organic impurities with product water outputs from 57,600 to 468,000 gpd. The... more
  • Koch Membrane Systems’ PURON PLUS MBR skid-mounted packaged plant provides a full scope of supply. The pre-engineered plants are designed to minimize engineering efforts while addressing the unique... more
  • Koch Membrane Systems’ TARGA II hollow fiber ultrafiltration systems are available for drinking water, seawater RO pretreatment, industrial water treatment, and tertiary wastewater treatment. TARGA... more
  • The AquaCarb CX Series of coconut shell-based activated carbons are a new alternative to coal-based activated carbon for surface water treatment. Studies have shown that the AquaCarb CX carbons... more
Membrane Technology February 2013
Early removal of oil from your facility's wastewater can improve operation efficiencies, generate revenue, demonstrate environmental responsibility... more
Arsenic, barium, cadmium, chromium, copper, lead, mercury, selenium, silver and zinc are among the many contaminants that enter the environment... more
VigorOx WWT II is used for treating effluent wastewater from municipal and industrial treatment plants to reduce the coliform bacterial count to meet... more
Endocrine disruptors (EDs) are a class of chemicals with the ability to interfere with the endocrine (hormonal) processes in mammals. Any hormonal... more
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview Sources of high quality raw... more
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview: Rather than using... more
The Automeg electronics module is a compact and completely solid-state 12-pin plug-in instrument that can be installed into new or existing control panels. The instrument is... more
The TC80 Total Chlorine Analyzer is designed for use in drinking water, industrial cooling and rinse water, and other samples of freshwater that use chlorine in the range of... more
The Flow Pulse is a unique, non-invasive flow monitor that clamps to the outside of a pipe and is simply secured with a screwdriver—there is no need to break into a pipe or... more
CyberLock Inc. provides a comprehensive access control solution for electric and water utilities, helping them meet industry standards for security. The CyberLock access... more


The Water & Wastes Digest staff invites industry professionals to nominate the water and wastewater projects they deem most remarkable and innovative for recognition in the Annual Reference Guide issue. All projects must have been in the design or construction phase over the last 18 months.

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