water treatment process control News

  • Space technology for water treatment

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has recognised the success of ASA Analytics for commercialising technology originally developed for the space program. The automated spectrometry technology, developed in 1991, evolved into a line of automatic process analysers with water quality and treatment applications. ASA Analytics is featured in the 2010 edition of Spinoff, an annual ...

  • Water industry embraces process optimisation

    Tighter discharge consents are forcing the water industry to make further investments in wastewater treatment and this will increase costs andCO2 emissions. One of the main tools with which the industry can offset this effect is process optimisation, and Andy Thornton, a wastewatertreatment specialist at HACH LANGE, reports outstanding levels of success from plants across the UK that have ...


  • Hatchery wash water treatment

    A WPL HiPAF Modular wastewater treatment system has been specified to treat the wash water for a global company’s large hatchery processing plant in Warwickshire. WPL were selected in a competitive bid based on the ...


    By WPL Ltd

  • Toward cheaper water treatment

    Original story at MIT News Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” produces a lot of wastewater. Drilling one well requires millions of gallons of water that’s injected into the ground to loosen rocks and release oil. While some is reused, much of the produced water is discarded into deep injection wells, and ...

  • Explore Organics Monitoring Applications for Process Optimization and Control

    GE Analytical Instruments released a new Organics Monitoring Practical Guide and other new resources to help the process water industry manage their monitoring needs to best optimize processes, keep costs down, and control the water treatment needs.  Visit the new Organics Monitoring page to find industry links for up to date ...


    By GE Analytical Instruments

  • Explore Organics Monitoring Applications for Process Optimization and Control

    GE Analytical Instruments released a new Organics Monitoring Practical Guide and other new resources to help the process water industry manage their monitoring needs to best optimize processes, keep costs down, and control the water treatment needs. Visit the new Organics Monitoring page to find industry links ...


    By GE Analytical Instruments

  • Process optimisation by Real-Time Control at Taunton STW

    Wessex Water is investing around £20m at Taunton (Ham) sewage treatment works to improve the facilities for wastewater and sludge treatment in a project that is due for completion by the end of March 2015. The upgrade to the works under the DWF Improvements Scheme will increase the site’s treatment capacity whilst also improving the efficiency and quality of the treatment process, ...


  • ProMinent at Brau Beviale 2014: Measuring and control for water treatment

    Visitors to Brau Beviale 2014 can experience a new generation of controllers in hall 4 stand 4-308. ProMinent will be unveiling its new measuring and control unit DULCOMETER dialog DACa controller. The dialog DACa was developed for continuously measuring and controlling the parameters needed for water treatment. It is taking the place of the D1Ca/D2Ca controller from ProMinent. The ...

  • Pilot project for bacterial control in Waste Water Treatment plant

    Primozone Production AB has signed an agreement with Nordvästra Skånes Vatten och Avlopp AB (NSVA) to install a pilot plant at Öresundsverket, the Waste Water Treatment plant in Helsingborg for control of filament (bacteria) that interfere with the treatment processes. Öresundsverket in Helsingborg is one of the largest plants operating solely on biological phosphorus ...


    By Primozone Production AB

  • Many double digit growth niches in the water/wastewater treatment and control market

    The market for treating and controlling fluids (water, petroleum liquids, wastewater and slurries) was $232 billion in 2012. It is growing at 5 percent per year prior to adjustment for inflation but there are portions which are growing at double digit rates. This is the conclusion reached by McIlvaine through extraction of forecasts from a number of the market reports it publishes. ( ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Portable biogas monitoring for process control & analysis

    Regular, reliable and accurate monitoring of biogas yield is essential for optimising process performance, treatment and control. There are many solutions and products available using the latest gas measurement techniques however not all are reliable, maintain the required accuracy or assist with minimising potential downtime. Biogas is produced by anaerobic digestion of biodegradable materials, ...


    By Geotech

  • New Technologies Using Passive Aeration and Process Control Dramatically Improve Secondary Wastewater Treatment

    Traditional options for secondary wastewater treatment burn up way too much energy – 68 GWh annually in the U.S. alone – and still leave behind excessive amounts of sludge. With increasing pressure from growing populations and more frequent severe storm events, there is a dire need to improve this secondary wastewater treatment, according to  ...


    By Lux Research

  • Global Sludge Treatment and Odor Control Equipment Market

    The global sludge treatment and odor control equipment market was worth $5.3 billion in 2011 and is forecast to reach $5.5 billion in 2012. The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) during the forecast period, 2012 to 2017, is estimated to be 4.7%, when sales are projected to reach $7 billion by 2017. The global sludge treatment equipment market is estimated to have reached $3 billion in 2011 and ...


  • China Market for Flow Control and Treatment is Tricky

    The recent Chinese stock market meltdown has many flow control and treatment product and service suppliers re-evaluating their forecasts for this country. The impact on Chinese based suppliers has to be viewed in a different light than impact on the international supplier. “The implications are mixed” states the McIlvaine Company in N064 Air/Gas/Water/Fluid Treatment and Control: ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Thailand - water pollution control industry

    The current total market size for wastewater treatment is estimated at about $1.533 billion USD, with an average growth rate of about 10% per year (government sector $613 million USD, private sector $920 million USD). In general, construction and engineering services costs are 85% of the project with the remaining 15% for equipment. Thus, the market for wastewater treatment equipment is about ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Online Hexavalent Chromium Analyzer Validates RCOF Treatment Process Piloted at California Water Utility

    A California Water Utility experiencing elevated levels of hexavalent chromium [Cr(VI)] in their drinking water supply is the first commercial application to use a real-time water quality monitor developed by Aqua Metrology Systems Ltd (AMS) to provide high frequency, reliable, and accurate data on hexavalent and total chromium. The Utility obtains water from a groundwater source where Cr(VI) is ...

  • New UV Disinfection System For Industrial Process Water

    Designed for industrial and pharmaceutical process water applications, Hanovia's new AF3 amalgam* UV disinfection system offers a high microbial kill rate with low power consumption and low hydraulic pressure drop. Designed using CFD modelling tools, it is extremely flexible and can be installed either horizontally or vertically. The AF3's unique configuration produces an axial flow through an ...

  • NEW from IWA Publishing: Elimination of Micro-organisms by Drinking Water Treatment Processes

    IWA Publishing are pleased to announce that the following NEW book title is available to purchase today: ---------- * Elimination of Micro-organisms by Drinking ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Ask the Wastewater Expert-Water / Waste Processing

    Water / Waste Processing Has series of articles featuring: Ask the Wastewater Expert Below, click any of 13 articles published on Water / Waste Processing Web Site authored by Wastewater Dan the Wastewater Wizard: ...

  • Dosing upgrades enhance process performance at Hogsmill Sewage Treatment Works

    Three separate upgrades to the chemical dosing plant at Thames Water’s Hogsmill Sewage Treatment Works in Surbiton near Kingston-upon-Thames have improved efficiency and performance at the site and are also designed to meet the latest phosphate discharge consents into the River Thames. Working with partners, the upgrades were designed, built and installed by chemical dosing specialist, Gee & ...

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