biofouling News

  • H2O Biofouling Solutions, now present in Oman

    We are pleased to announce that H2O Biofouling Solutions B.V. has strengthened its long-standing relationship with Five Oceans Environmental Services (5OES) who will provide the contact point for #H2OBiofoulingSolutions business in the Gulf region from their office in Muscat. This step further extends our company’s global presence and will allow us to better service our clients’ needs ...

  • Prevent biofouling and reduce fuel costs in sea chests, hulls and cooling basins

    Biofouling growth increases the drag on a hull which results in a ship that uses up to 40% more fuel and correspondingly produces 40% more CO2 emissions. The marine industry globally spends billions of dollars in addressing fouling, using a variety of protection methods such as coatings. LG Sonic, a Dutch algae and biofouling control solutions provider, has introduced an Industrial Line which ...


    By LG Sonic

  • LG Sonic received award for biofouling prevention project with the Royal Dutch Navy

    Yesterday, LG Sonic received an award for a project with the Royal Dutch Navy to apply ultrasound technology on a marine vessel to prevent the growth of biofouling. Biofouling growth increases the drag on a hull which results that a ship can consume up to 40% more fuel and correspondingly produce 40% more CO2 emissions. The P.J.S de Jong Innovation award, organized by TNO, Organisation of ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Prevent Biofouling and Reduce Fuel Costs in Sea Chests, Hulls and Cooling Basins

    Biofouling growth increases the drag on a hull which results in a ship that uses up to 40% more fuel and correspondingly produces 40% more CO2 emissions. The marine industry globally spends billions of dollars in addressing fouling, using a variety of protection methods such as coatings. LG Sonic, a Dutch algae and biofouling control solutions provider, has introduced an Industrial Line which ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Harsonic since 2010 on flydeck carrier Charles de Gaulle (French navy)

    Harsonic was installed since 2010 on the cooling system of the Charles de Gaulle. Before the installation of Harsonic the titanium pipes of 8cm got clogged with biofouling (mussels). The staff had to clean the pipes every 6 months and had to go over to the backup system. Harsonic solved this problem and reduced the maintenance. Thanks to Harsonic the pipelines stayed free of ...


    By HARSONIC bvba

  • The Royal Dutch Navy starts project with environmentally friendly solution to prevent biofouling on ships

    Today the Dutch algae control company, LG Sonic has received an official order from the Royal Dutch Navy to apply their ultrasound technology on a marine vessel to prevent the growth of biofouling. Before the end of 2016 multiple ultrasonic antifouling systems will be installed on a 130-meter long marine vessel. Biofouling growth increases the drag on ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Water Treatment Technology Conference in Alexandria, Egypt

    Kurita participates to the 32nd Annual Water Treatment Technology Conference hosted from the Abu Qir Fertilizers company. The event will be held in the period of 19-21 September 2017 in the FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, Alexandria at San Stefano, Egypt. Listen to our lectures about “Biofouling removal & prevention in membrane” and “Membrane technology” on Wednesday 20th. We are ...


    By Kurita

  • Optimal biofouling control balance at SWRO plants according Ecodosing

    Optimal biofouling control balance at SWRO plants according Ecodosing Background Finding the balance of a clean intake seawater system and the prevention of biofouling growth on the reverse osmosis (RO) membranes, presents significant operational challenges for SWRO plant owners and operators. H2O BFS was contracted to define the optimal biofouling ...

  • H2O Biofouling Solutions Takes Over Pulse-Chlorination® and Cooling Water Assets from Sweco (formally DNV/KEMA)

    H2O Biofouling Solutions is an expert company for biofouling control solutions in (cooling)water systems. With the takeover of the Pulse-Chlorination® technology and cooling water assets it expands its unique service portfolio. Pulse-Chlorination has been applied successfully at many industrial cooling water systems worldwide, increasing operational reliability, saving costs and improving ...

  • Visit LG Sonic at IWA Brisbane World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016

    LG Sonic is going to exhibit during the IWA Brisbane World Water Congress & Exhibition in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. IWA Brisbane World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 will be attended by water and environmental professionals from over 100 countries. The congress and exhibition will offer new insights in scientific and technological innovations in the water management sector. IWA ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Euromed 2017

    We are pleased to invite you to “EuroMed 2017, Desalination for Clean Water and Energy: Cooperation around the World” Conference in Tel Aviv, Israel on 9th – 12th of May. Dave Johnson, Technical and Marketing Director of Kurita Middle East FZE, will give a presentation about “Kuriverter IK 110 – ...


    By Kurita

  • Low toxic and environmentally friendly antifouling coatings

    IK4-Cidetec takes part in the European Project BYEFOULING focused on high volume production of low toxic and environmentally friendly antifouling coatings for mobile and stationary maritime applications. The technology will fulfill the coating requirements as a result of the incorporation of novel antifouling agents and a new set of binders into coating formulations for maritime transportation ...

  • New partnership - H2O Biofouling Solutions B.V & SAS Flare International Co. Ltd.

    We are proud to share this news, #H2Obiofoulingsolutions announces a new partnership with #SASINTL Congratulations to Harry Polman, and everyone in #SASINTL who made this partnership possible. I am sure that this cooperation will bring good growth to our businesses and great success! We are pleased to announce a new partnership with SAS Flare International Co. Ltd. With headquarters in ...

  • Genesol Microbubble range expanded

    Genesys Managing Director Steve Chesters is pleased to announce the launch of two new Genesol cleaning products. These new formulations are based on our extremely successful powdered 700 series microbubble technology cleaners. They have been under development and testing by the Genesys team for over a year and have proved highly efficient at the removal of organics, clays and biofouling from RO ...

  • Zoology, ecology and botany 2008 impact factors

    Oceanography and Marine Biology retained top position in Oceanography and is second ranked in Marine & Freshwater Biology. Biofouling, following a 36% increase to 3.707, occupies 3rd place in the same category. Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences rises to 7/155 in Plant Sciences with an Impact Factor of 6.206.Other T&F journals saw robust improvement in the latest Journal Citation ...


    By Taylor & Francis Group

  • Kuriverter IK-110: A new concept of biofilm control agent for a successful RO plant operation

    Biofouling is one of the most critical issues Reverse Osmosis (RO) systems are facing, especially in a system with high organic loads like wastewater recovery plants, seawater desalination plants or Food industry among others. Kurita developed Kuriverter® IK-110, a biofilm control agent, which protects your plant from biological and biofilms impact on your pre-treatment ...


    By Kurita

  • Industrial Process and Cooling Water Treatment Training Course for operators

    “To understand and operate both the cooling water treatment and process water (demineralization and boiler feed) systems at industrial facilities. The aim is to prevent biofouling, deposits and corrosion problems and understand the importance of a good water treatment system and the implications of inferior water quality.” After following ...

  • WEFTEC 2016 – Meet LG Sonic at booth 1801

    From September 26-28, LG Sonic will attend WEFTEC New Orleans, world’s largest water quality exhibition, to show their latest innovation to monitor and control toxic algal blooms in lakes and reservoirs. LG Sonic’s booth is located in the Netherlands Pavilion (1801). Ultrasonic algae control LG Sonic products provide an environmentally friendly ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Bioprotect - Screening, Fish & Jellyfish

    A continuous supply of seawater is essential for the operation of every coastal industrial plant. In the past period, high-density patches of jellyfish have again been observed at sea along the Omani coastline. This had a significant impact on coastal industries in Oman. In response to the risk, we have formed a group of expert companies (H2O Biofouling Solutions, Five Oceans Environmental ...

  • EOM Offshore’s Growth in the U.S.

    On March 30th, 2018 EOM Offshore LLC advanced its strategic position in the U.S. market with the appointment of John Flynn and Flynn Technical Solutions LLC to serve as its representative in the “Hurricane” states. John Flynn’s professional background serving as Technical Sales and VP Global Marketing Communications with various marine-related and technological companies will ...


    By EOM Offshore, LLC

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