Membrane Technology


The American Membrane Technology Assn. (AMTA) announced that John Potts, senior vice president at Kimley-Horn & Associates Inc. and Dr. Steve Duranceau, associate... more
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) has selected São Paulo, Brazil as the site for its 2017 World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse. The event will take place... more
GE announced the five winners of its latest innovation challenge to develop a new design for a central tube connector for its spiral wound reverse osmosis (RO) membranes. GE... more
Ovivo Inc. has been awarded a significant contract in the municipal market in North America to supply a membrane bioreactor (MBR) system. The contract value is more than $10... 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 the Mojave Desert, the city of Henderson, Nev., is part of the Las Vegas metropolitan area, which spans the entire Las Vegas Valley. It has a population of more... 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
In late summer 2011, the Navarro County Safety Rest Area, located on Texas Interstate 45, commissioned the Ovivo MPAC membrane bioreactor (MBR), providing onsite treatment... 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
Water is required throughout a food and beverage facility for various uses, including makeup water for cooling towers and boilers, washing of... more
The quality of life of every American relies in part on a well-maintained municipal or private drinking water infrastructures and wastewater... more
Water utility managers today face a conundrum. The American Water Works Assn. recommends a water utility strive for non-revenue water loss at 10% to... more
Early removal of oil from your facility's wastewater can improve operation efficiencies, generate revenue, demonstrate environmental responsibility... 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
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview: Register today to see... more
Featuring two-way communications down to the meter, Itron’s advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network solutions collect, deliver, manage and analyze data frequently.... more
Abanaki Corp. offers the Oil Grabber Model 8 oil skimmer with a solar option. The Model 8 utilizes a continuous belt-and-wiper system to remove up to 40 gal/hour of oil from... more
Bearing design and trouble-free operation are hallmarks of Lakeside screw pumps. The built-in variable capacity automatically adjusts the pumping rate and power consumption... more
Launching in April 2015, AXEON X1-Series industrial RO systems are cost-effective turnkey solutions for industrial process water applications. AXEON X1 systems are... more

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