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  • PHOENIX Process Equipment Co. celebrates 25th anniversary

    A Department of Energy grant helped fund the development of the company’s initial technology, the separation of clean coal from coal refuse.  This process technology fostered the company’s development of its core product line, a high capacity dewatering filter (belt filter press) capable of efficiently dewatering fine particle slurries. The success of this dewatering technology established ...

  • Siemens boosts competitiveness in the process industry through digitalization

    Siemens helps customers to integrate their systems across the entire plant lifecycle Standardized data environment from engineering and operation through to optimization Focus on the digital plant, modularization and optimized production Based on the slogan "From Integrated Engineering to Integrated Operation – Discover the Potential of Digitalization" Siemens is ...


    By Siemens AG

  • Wastewater Inquiry into Gulf Chemical and Metallurgical Corp. Ends

    Gulf Chemical and Metallurgical Corp. (GCMC) announced today that the Travis County District Attorney has determined that GCMC has complied with all terms of its 2010 plea agreement related to several Texas Water Code violations at its Freeport plant, thus ending the 15-month investigation. The Agreed Withdrawal of Waiver of Statute of Limitations filed by the ...

  • Commercial wastewater treatment solutions from Ozzi Kleen

    As an Australian leader in sewage treatment technology, Suncoast Waste Water Management (SUNCOAST WASTEWATER MANAGMENT) has been serving the needs of isolated communities, mining locations and many other projects not connected to municipal sewage treatment systems, for more than two decades. SUNCOAST WASTEWATER MANAGMENT offers you complete wastewater treatment solutions for any project! With the ...

  • Operations challenge competition brings wastewater treatment to the surface

    Do you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at a wastewater treatment plant or how professionals deal with sewer collapses or overflows? Well, wonder no more. More than 200 of the world’s best and brightest wastewater treatment professionals will compete in Operations Challenge 2010, a unique, fast-paced skills competition for wastewater operations and maintenance professionals. Now ...


    By Landia a/s

  • Upgrade your existing oil/water separation process

    One of the easiest and most cost efficient ways to prove the superiority of the Mercer Design, is to allow them to place their coalescers in an under-performing unit as an example of the increased efficiency and reduced maintenance schedule that comes standard with every Oil Water Separator they ship. They have worked successfully in removing hydrocarbons, including: #2, #4, #6, kerosene, RFO ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • New wastewater treatment technology to produce less sludge

    A major environmental challenge for wastewater treatment is the disposal of excess sludge produced during the process. The LIFE Perbiof project has been developing and testing a technology that will help to overcome this challenge. Results demonstrate it can perform highly effective treatment of municipal wastewater (removing 80% of the organic content) while producing low levels of sludge. ...

  • Compact Ultrafilter Treats up to 1,500 GPD of Oily Wastewater

    Sanborn Technologies, Walpole, MA has introduced the UFV750TV Ultrafiltration membrane system as a complete packaged plant to minimize disposal of oily wastewater from manufacturing facilities. Designed for unattended operation, the system includes a 330 gallon process tank with level controls and a 50 gallon cleaning tank. A variety of standard options such as transfer pumps and free-oil ...


    By Mass Transfer Systems (MTS)

  • Cost effective stormwater control in existing tanks

    Sewer overflows are major contributors to violations in municipal wastewater treatment plants.  In the past, there have been only a few ways to handle the wet weather contribution to a plant. Ballasted flocculation or reconfiguring the plant entirely- both very costly options.  Biowater has come up with a cost-effective, dependable way to handle these issues.   Biowater’s ...


    By Biowater Technology AS

  • Brazil - water & wastewater sub-sector - São Paulo

    Environmental challenges come with the development of industrial and agricultural capacity in all countries. Brazil went through an industrialization process much broader and stronger than its Latin American neighbours after World War II. Consolidation of industrial manufacturing capacity and infrastructure was reflected in the high GDP growth rates observed during the 1970s. By the early 1980s, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • EUR 400m for wastewater treatment and water protection in Wallonia

    The European Investment Bank (EIB), the EU’s financing institution, and Société Publique de Gestion de l’Eau (SPGE) met for the third time to sign a loan contract, as the EIB is providing a long-term loan of EUR 400m to SPGE for wastewater treatment, the protection of water catchment areas and priority sewerage and drainage works. Recognising the need to preserve one of its natural resources, in ...

  • Hormones in wastewater disrupt fish reproduction over generations

    Synthetic oestrogens in wastewater from contraceptive pills can have effects on fish reproduction and survival that worsen over several generations, new research has found. The study suggests that some fish populations may not be able to recover from levels of oestrogen pollution found in many freshwater environments. Freshwater ecosystems are increasingly under threat from both climate change ...

  • Desalitech RO wastewater use ‘will pay back in 6 months’

    Desalitech is working for UPL Environmental Engineers Ltd (UPLEEL), one of India’s leading environmental engineering construction and project management companies. The Desalitech system will process 200 m³/d of industrial wastewater as part of a treatment process designed to minimize disposal costs and environmental impact by virtually eliminating liquid waste. Desalitech’s ...


    By Desalitech

  • Rotork actuators support Portugal’s plan for advanced wastewater treatment

    The Viseu Sul WWTP in Portugal’s Viseu County is the first in the country to adopt advanced membrane filtration (MBR) wastewater treatment technology. The highly automated treatment facility, serving a population of 90,000, was recently inaugurated by the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and is named as a national environmental benchmark for future developments. MBR ...


    By Rotork plc

  • WWEM 2012 announces details of process monitoring conference

    The organisers of WWEM 2012 have announced details of the process monitoring conference that will take place at the Telford event on 7th November 2012. Entitled ‘2012 Update on Regulation and Certification’ the presentations will be of interest to any municipal or industrial organisation with a discharge consent, in addition to consultants, contractors, instrument manufacturers, ...

  • PHOENIX Process Equipment Co Introduces HYDROSORT™ SAND CLASSIFIER

    PHOENIX Process Equipment Co. has introduced the HYDROSORT™, an upward current sand classifier that can also be used to separate deleterious materials from sand. The equipment produces high quality, spec sand over a wide range in raw material quality. The Model HS HYDROSORT™ uses a fluidized bed that classifies by particle size or removes lighter, deleterious materials like lignite or ...

  • Operations challenge competition brings wastewater treatment to the surface

    Do you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at a wastewater treatment plant or how professionals deal with emergencies like a sewer collapse or overflow? Well, wonder no more. More than 200 of the world’s best and brightest wastewater treatment professionals will compete in Operations Challenge 2008, a unique, fast-paced skills competition for wastewater operations and maintenance ...

  • TRUE ZERO-DISCHARGE POLLUTION CONTROL SYSTEMS

    Untitled Document In the spring of 1989, Beale Air Force Base (AFB), California, was issued a Cease and Desist Order from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board (CRWQCB) to halt all ...


    By HF Pure Water

  • Fluence Honored for Decentralized Water and Wastewater Treatment Solutions

    Visionary technical innovation and customer impact are cited by Frost & Sullivan Frost & Sullivan recently announced that it´s awarding the 2018 Global Decentralized Water & Wastewater Treatment Company of the Year Award to Fluence. What does it take to win the award? According to Frost & Sullivan: To receive the Company of the Year Award […] ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • ABB Takes Videographic Recording Outside For Water & Wastewater Monitoring

    New SM500F is World’s First Field-Mountable Videographic Recorder Warminster, PA — The world’s first field mountable videographic data recorder has now arrived. ABB’s SM500F is a four-channel recorder that can be installed in even the most hostile environments, taking recording out of the control room and offering users localized access to operational data. A choice of mounting options ...


    By ABB

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