The award was presented during the 2014 AWWA/AMTA Membrane Technology Conference
Avista Technologies, a supplier of water treatment chemicals and process support for membrane systems, announced that Doug Eisberg, director of business development and water treatment applications veteran has received an American Membrane Technology Assn. (AMTA) Presidential Award.
The award was presented to Eisberg during the 2014 AWWA/AMTA Membrane Technology Conference in recognition of his time and commitment on behalf of the AMTA “Chats with the Pioneers” program. The Chats is a historic video series developed to preserve the valuable personal insights of the founders of the membrane industry for future generations.
“The AMTA Presidential Award is an honor not just for me, but for the entire Avista Technologies team,” Eisberg said. “I would like to thank AMTA for this humbling recognition and thank Avista for allowing me to dedicate a portion of my time to this important endeavor. Now that this project is complete, I look forward to helping advance membrane technology for others to document years from now.
As a leader in the membrane technology industry, Eisberg currently serves as the chairman of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section X Committee. He is also an active director of AMTA and serves as a board member for the International Desalination Assn.