Osmotic Engineering

Osmotic Engineering

Osmotic Engineering

Osmotic Engineering provides a range of engineering and business development services for advanced membrane processes, including membrane based brine concentration, forward osmosis and reverse osmosis. Key personnel from the company have invented and patented processes for brine concentration and other osmotically driven or assisted processes, with decades of experience.

Company details

71 - 75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden , London , WC2H9JQ United Kingdom
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Business Type:
Consulting firm
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Osmotic Engineering was formed in 2019 to provide specialist technical and business development services in forward osmosis, membrane brine concentration and reverse osmosis to end users, original equipment suppliers (OEMs) and component suppliers.

We can provide in-depth technical consultancy and operational support for osmotically driven membrane processes and membrane brine concentration.

We have substantial experience in forward osmosis and related fields and can offer the following services:

Application review – is forward osmosis or a related process suitable
Market analysis
Process design and design review
Membrane and equipment selection
Commissioning
Operational support and analysis
Sales and Marketing support
Owners Engineer services


Our Team have been responsible for the design, construction and operation of many major forward osmosis based processes at full industrial scale including:

Forward osmosis seawater desalination plant in Gibraltar, as featured on the BBC’s Horizon’s 50 year anniversary programme
A 100 m3/day containerised seawater FO-RO desalination plant at Al Khaluf in Oman
The 200 m3/day seawater FO-RO desalination plant at Al Najdah for the Public Authority for Electricty and Water, Oman
FO for direct evaporative cooling tower make-up and a blow-down recovery system at a petrochemical site in Oman
A 500 m3/day seawater FO-RO desalination plant in China
Forward osmosis – reverse osmosis system for landfill leachate treatment, located in China