Sand Filtration News

  • Paques presents ASTRASAND®COMPAQT, the compact version of its Astrasand continuous sand filter

    At IFAT 2018 in Munich, water technology supplier Paques from The Netherlands, launched a new version of the Astrasand sand filter: the ASTRASAND®COMPAQT. This filter, which is 30% lower than the original version with the same filtration process, is based on the reliable continuous sand filtration technology that has been proven in the last 35 years. The reduction of height leads to a 20% ...


    By Paques B.V.

  • Malmberg Triton filter underdrain system for Lockörns WW

    Lockörns Waterworks in Lidköping, Sweden will renovate their very old sand filters, a total of four basins. Malmberg have been contracted to perform the installation, with our Malmberg TRITON filter underdrain system. In competition with other solutions, the customer has found a great advantage that despite a completely new underdrain system, the filter height can mainly be ...


    By Malmberg Gruppen AB

  • Neptune-Benson names Kenneth Rodi CEO

    Neptune-Benson, leading manufacturer of commercial aquatic filtration systems, ultraviolet disinfection systems and aquatics components is pleased to announce Mr. Kenneth Rodi has joined the Neptune-Benson team as Chief Executive Officer. Ken’s position is the result of a continued strategic growth initiative announced as part of Neptune-Benson’s partnership with Audax Group, a ...

  • UMass Lowell Student Team Recognized by EPA for Sustainable Environmental Solutions

    A Massachusetts college was among seven university and college teams nationwide that received an award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for innovative solutions to some of today’s toughest public health and environmental challenges. The University of Massachusetts Lowell will receive up to $90,000 as a winner of EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) award. The ...

  • EPA Recognizes Students for Sustainable Environmental Solutions

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that seven university and college teams received the coveted P3 Award for their innovative solutions to some of today’s toughest public health and environmental challenges. EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) award competition was held at the 9th Annual National Sustainable Design Expo. Each award winning team ...

  • LiqTech International, Inc. Announces First Commercial Pool Installation Order in North America

     LiqTech International, Inc. (OTCQX: LIQT) ("LiqTech") is pleased to announce that LiqTech received an order of SiC membranes for public pool installations in the U.S. valued at $500,000. The purchase order was placed by Provital Solutions, based in Denmark. The SiC membranes will be delivered over the next 12 months, and based on the initial positive feedback, Provital expects more ...


    By LiqTech International A/S

  • Repeat Contracts from Indonesia

    At PT Indah Kiat Pulp & Paper, Indonesia 6 x 150 m3/h demineralisation plant and 3 x 175 m3/h condensate polishing unit; both were repeat contracts after successful performance of the plants supplied in 2002. At PT South Pacific Viscose, Indonesia 500 m3/h pretreatment using ultra high rate clarifier and dosing systems, This was an additional unit to the 2500 m3/h pretreatment with lamella ...


    By Ion Exchange (India) Ltd.

  • Fine screens to replace sand filters

    The Huber RoDisc® Micro Screen has been designed for fine screening and polishing of many effluents, and can be used for ensuring compliance with meeting discharge consent standards or allowing water to be reused within the plant. The screen comprises a series of discs fitted with woven mesh down to 10 micron apertures which are slowly rotated on a central shaft all supported from bearings ...


    By Huber SE

  • Centrifugal Sand Filtration Boosts Energy Efficiency and Savings for Futuristic Deep Lake Water Chilling System

    By removing particulates down to 0.45 microns from Enwave's downtown Toronto chilled water loop, an automated centrifugal sand filtration system protects pipes and heat exchangers, increasing cooling system efficiency and saving megawatts. Enwave Energy Corporation, one of the largest district energy providers in North America, recently enhanced its innovative Deep Water Lake Cooling ...

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