akvola Technologies GmbH

Flotation-Filtration System for Refining - Oil, Gas & Refineries - Refineries

akvoFloat™ is a hybrid water treatment process consisting of flotation and filtration. The technology leverages our proprietary MicroGas™ Microbubble Generator, novel ceramic flat sheet membranes and proprietary membrane cleaning strategies. The result is the most energy-efficient design on the market for oil and suspended solids removal in hard-to-treat industrial waters.

Fast Return On Investment

Lower investment and operating costs and 90% less energy consumption than competing technologies. The average payback time of our systems is between 12 and 18 months.

Robust & Easy to Operate

Our systems are fully automated and require minimal oversight. Additionally, the use of novel ceramic membranes translates into minimal maintenance and maximal uptime.

Compact, Modular & Scalable

The integrated and modular approach of akvoFloat™ makes it unrivalled in terms of footprint and flexibility – our systems can grow as your needs grow.

Removal Efficiency Oil&Grease
  • Up to 99% removal
  • Up to 100.000 ppm
Suspended Solids
  • 99% removal
  • Up to 5.000 ppm
Bacteria (log4) Heavy Metals Turbidity TOC/COD

  • High Recovery (>95%) – Low Waste
  • Low energy consumption (<1 kWh/m³)
  • Constant Effluent Quality
  • Robust to highly varying influent loads
  • Bubble Size: 50 – 100 micron