Membrane Filtration News

  • 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

  • Ahlstrom to increase current filtration portfolio by investment in Madisonville, USA

    Ahlstrom, a global leader in filtration materials, will invest into engine and industrial filtration product capabilities at its Madisonville plant in Kentucky, USA. The total investment is approximately EUR 23 million and it will be completed during the first half of 2018. Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of Business Area Filtration & Performance, ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • Ahlstrom to increase current filtration portfolio by investment in Madisonville, USA

    Ahlstrom, a global leader in filtration materials, will invest into engine and industrial filtration product capabilities at its Madisonville plant in Kentucky, USA. The total investment is approximately EUR 23 million and it will be completed during the first half of 2018. Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of Business Area Filtration & Performance, states on the investment: ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • New Testing Of Aquaporin Inside Water Filtration System In Space

    Aquaporin Space Alliance ApS, a joint venture between Aquaporin A/S and Danish Aerospace Company ApS (DAC), will carry out a second round of testing the Aquaporin Inside water filtration membrane in Space. This is another important step in developing filtration technology to efficiently reuse water in Space Stations. The “Aquamembrane-2” test setup hardware with the Aquaporin Inside ...


    By Aquaporin A/S

  • Traverse City renews $2.5 million wastewater treatment contract with CH2M

    The City of Traverse City, Michigan, recently approved a 5-year contract renewal with CH2M for operations and maintenance of the Traverse City Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant. The City Commission voted 6 to 1 to renew this important partnership, extending a 26-year success story throughout which CH2M and the city have collaborated to improve water quality in Grand Traverse Bay, and help ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • atech: a tightly packed trade show year

    atech innovations, the West Germany located ceramic membrane manufacturer, is about to complete its exhibition year this week with its attendance at FILTECH 2016 in Cologne/Germany. From Tuesday, September 11th, until Thursday, September 13th, 2016 atech presents its product portfolio of ceramic membranes to an ...


    By atech innovations gmbh

  • Tianjin Motimo unveils $213m acquisition splurge

    Shenzhen-listed low-pressure membrane specialist Tianjin Motimo has announced that it will pay RMB1 billion ($150 million) for 100% of ceramic membrane manufacturer Jiangsu Kaimi Membrane Technology, as well as a further RMB420 million ($63 million) to acquire Western China-based systems integrator Gansu Jinqiao Water Technology. Motimo recorded RMB605 million ($92 million) in revenue for the ...

  • Tucson, Arizona’s Potable Water Reuse Pilot Project wins WateReuse Arizona Project of the Year award

    The award, which was presented at the Arizona Water Reuse 2016 Symposium, recognizes outstanding contributions to the water reuse industry within the state of Arizona. WateReuse Arizona has selected Tucson, Arizona’s Potable Water Reuse Pilot as its 2016 Project of the Year recipient. The award, which was presented at ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Water purification membrane chemical experts, Genesys, win their third Queen’s Award for Enterprise

    For the third time its 15-year history, specialist chemicals manufacturer, Genesys International, has won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The award honours the company’s achievements in international trade. Genesys International has previously won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Export in 2005 and another Queen’s Award for Enterprise International Trade in ...

  • Membrane filtered beer

    Every brewer aims for the best quality for you to enjoy your beer. Brewing beer is real craftsmanship; a lot of different processes are needed to get that perfect golden drink. One of these processes is beer filtration. Convergence simulated an existing Beer Membrane Filter on a smaller scale for one of our customers. The system analyzes the filtration behaviour of unfiltered beers. Results ...


    By Convergence Industry B.V.

  • Merck Expands Industry-Leading Emprove Program to Include Filtration and Single-Use Products

    Emprove risk assessment program provides easy access to information on materials used for drug product manufacturing Merck has expanded its industry-leading Emprove risk assessment program to include a selection of products for filtration and single-use processing. The program provides documentation and regulatory information on materials used in the manufacture of drug products. This ...


    By Merck Millipore

  • Genasol 21cellulose acetate cleaner

    Membrane manufacturers specify strict parameters for membrane cleaning chemical use, including pH and temperature. Extremes of alkalinity and temperature can result in hydrolysis of the cellulose acetate, or polyamide, rejection layer of a membrane. Cellulose acetate is extremely sensitive to pH, and most membrane manufacturers recommend a pH of between of 3 and 9 for cleaning. These limitations ...

  • The best alternative to the protection of the UF membranes

    Problem The public swimming pools are continuously used during all the week for many people for making sport, amusement or relax. In these installations, the visual aspect and the sanitary conditions must be guaranteed all the time.  In indoor public pools, even with the mandatory previous shower and the use of swimming cap, there are in the water suspended ...


    By Sistema Azud, S.A.

  • 1000 M3D Desalination system available !!

    New desalination system capable to produce 1000 M3D ( 263,000 US GPD ) is available for inmediately delivery. All Anciliary equipment is included  Tecnical Details: Permeate ( Product ) Flow : 1000 M3D ( 263,000 GPD ) Energy recovery device: Included - Fedco Turbo charge RO Pump: Fedco pump 200 HP Pressure vessels: 12 ...

  • Eriez Hydroflow to showcase fluid filtration and recycling solutions at MACH 2016

    Eriez will be showcasing a range of fluid filtration and recycling systems on stand 5989 at MACH 2016 from the 11th to 15th April at the NEC in Birmingham, UK. Eriez Hydroflow is a leader in comprehensive coolant and fluid management solutions for a variety of industries where high solids removal and fluid cleanliness are ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • MICRODYN-NADIR Turns 50 – 50 Years of Quality Made in Germany!

    MICRODYN-NADIR is the technology leading membrane and module supplier for the micro-, ultra- and nano filtration worldwide. The membrane division of the former Hoechst AG, which used to be known as NADIR Filtration, was founded in 1966. In 2003, NADIR Filtration and MICRODYN Modulbau, whose roots go back to the AKZO AG, merged and have been an important player in the membrane market as ...


    By MICRODYN-NADIR GmbH

  • AMTA and AWWA announce awardees at this year`s Membrane Technology Conference

    The American Membrane Technology Association and the American Water Works Association today announced four awardees at this year’s Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition. Awardees were recognized at an awards luncheon during ...

  • MobilePro, the self-cleaning fume extractor for the professional welder

    Plymovent is proud to present the MobilePro; the mobile welding fume extractor for professional welders that need a flexible solution. This unit is designed to remove welding fumes on-site in confined spaces and spaces that are difficult to reach by fixed welding fume extraction systems, for example in the middle of a workshop or reversely, in an outer corner of a facility. This ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Increase efficiencies in wine production with Eaton at SIMEI 2015

    The Filtration Division of power management company Eaton is showing an extensive range of filtration products at the SIMEI trade show in Milan, Italy, from November 3 to 6 (stand R30, hall 11). Visitors to the stand can meet Eaton’s experts to learn more about how to increase efficiencies throughout the wine production process while helping wine retain its color and taste. ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Ovivo and Microdyn-Nadir Form a Strategic Partnership to Lead the U.S. MBR Market

    Ovivo Inc. (“Ovivo”) signed an unprecedented, multi-year agreement, with Microdyn-Nadir (‘’Microdyn’’) to service the membrane bioreactor (MBR) market. The agreement secures access to BIO-CEL membrane technology and includes a collaborative venture to build private-label membrane equipment (OVTM). Combining Ovivo system integration expertise with the Microdyn ...

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