Applied Membranes, Inc.

Applied Membranes, Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of Reverse Osmosis Membranes, Systems and Components, both commercial and residential. We have been manufacturing Reverse Osmosis Systems, RO Membranes and Water Filtration Components under the AMI label for over 30 years. Applied Membranes, Inc. supplies private label and custom membranes to OEMs all over the world for use in manufactured membrane systems. AMI Products have earned an industry-wide reputation for their high quality and superior performance. Our company quality policy says it all and drives how we handle all customer requests - no matter how big or small - to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction. We have an extensive pool of resources to ensure that our customer needs are met and exceeded, and we continually strive to improve our capabilities and performance in order to provide the highest quality and technologically advanced products available in the industry.

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2450 Business Park Dr. , Vista , CA 92081-8847 USA

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Business Type:
Manufacturer
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater - Water Filtration and Separation
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
1983

Applied Membranes, Inc. is committed to meeting or exceeding our customer requirements and to providing continuous improvement to our processes. At Applied Membranes Inc., quality is paramount in all that we do.

Our company quality policy says it all and drives how we handle all customer requests - no matter how big or small - to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction.  We have an extensive pool of resources to ensure that our customer needs are met and exceeded, and we continually strive to improve our capabilities and performance in order to provide the highest quality and technologically advanced products available in the industry.

Capabilities
Our Certified Water Experts and Engineers can create custom solutions to solve virtually any water treatment challenge.   From feed water report analysis, detailed drawing and budgetary proposals, prototype and pilot testing, to system startup, our technicians are involved every step of the way to ensure the success of the project.  With hundreds of membrane and system designs in production, we are also a leading manufacturer of standard solutions and welcome the opportunity to standardize any design for large volume production.

Facility
AMI's state of the art ISO 9001:2015 and NSF certified facility features the most sophisticated manufacturing and testing equipment technologies in the industry.   This includes automation, comprehensive performance testing and analytical tools.  All manufacturing equipment is subjected to thorough qualification tests and is maintained and calibrated regularly to ensure consistent and reliable products.

Staff and Support
Our certified water quality technicians will work with you to find the best solution to your water quality challenges and support you in the operation of your installation.  We stock a large inventory of consumables and support products in order to keep you up and running.  Our friendly customer service staff is here to assist you and ensure your needs are taken care of.

Experience
With over 8 million membrane elements rolled and twenty thousand water treatment system installations, we have the real-world experience needed to ensure the success of any project.   Committed to continual improvement, we treat every challenge as a learning experience. Our products designs and material selection reflect decades of knowledge gained where it most counts:  from actual operation and performance in the field. 

Quality Assurance
Above all else, quality and customer satisfaction are our highest priorities.  We implement rigorous performance and integrity testing to ensure our products are achieving optimum performance, using internal test standards that exceed the published requirements.  From design control to in process quality checks to final QC, quality control is built into every point from design to production to release and shipment.

Applied Membranes, Inc. was established in 1983 by Dr. Gil Dhawan. Dr. Dhawan has over 30 years of experience in the water treatment industry.  He is a graduate of the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and holds a Doctorate degree in Chemical Engineering.

Dr. Dhawan has worked in the membrane technology field since 1972, when he started commercializing and manufacturing membranes and membrane systems.  He worked closely with Dr. Sourirajan, the inventor of the first commercial reverse osmosis membranes.

Dr. Dhawan set up a membrane division in Ontario, Canada and headed this division of the company until 1980. From 1980 to 1983, Dr. Dhawan headed the Sales and Marketing of Fluid Systems, with worldwide marketing and market development responsibility.

Today, Applied Membranes is recognized worldwide for its technical expertise, high quality products and excellent service.

Applied Membranes manufactures water filtration systems for all applications where reverse osmosis (RO), seawater desalination (SWRO), ultrafiltration (UF) and other membrane water treatment technologies are proven. Our Certified Water Experts and Engineers can create custom solutions to solve virtually any water treatment challenge. From feed water report analysis, detailed drawing and budgetary proposals, prototype and pilot testing, to system startup, our technicians are involved every step of the way to ensure the success of the project. With thousands of installations in operation world-wide, Applied Membranes’ solutions have a long history of serving a wide range of markets, such as those listed below. 

  • Agriculture, Hydroponics & Horticulture
  • Beverage, Beer, and Bottled Water
  • Boiler Feed Water for Power Generation
  • Car Wash and Spotless Rinse
  • CPI Water Treatment for Chemical Manufacturers
  • Disaster Relief and Mobile Water Treatment
  • Food and Dairy Processing
  • Marine Seawater Desalination
  • Microelectronics and Semiconductor Rinse Water
  • Pharmaceutical USP Water Treatment Systems
  • Water Treatment Systems for Pilot Studies
  • Hospitality - Resorts, Hotels, Restaurants
  • Reverse Osmosis Systems for Seawater Desalination
  • Water Treatment for Rinse Water Reuse