Water Pretreatment News

  • GWI Announces Winners of the 2015 Global Water Awards

    Global Water Intelligence (GWI) today announced the winners of the 2015 Global Water Awards, which were presented on Monday 27 April at the Nasioutzik Museum in Greece during the Global Water Summit. The winners were announced in a ceremony presented by José Manuel Barroso. Mr Barraso, former President of the European Commission and Prime Minister of Portugal (2002-2004), delivered an ...

  • Global Water Awards Shortlist Announced

    Global Water Intelligence (GWI) has announced the list of companies and projects which have been shortlisted for the 2015 Global Water Awards, and voting will open March 1st to GWI subscribers, Water Desalination Report (WDR) subscribers and International Desalination Association (IDA) members. Each year, the Global Water Awards are presented at the Global Water Summit, the major business ...

  • Parkson Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement with Equanox Systems, LLC

    Parkson Corporation is pleased to announce it is expanding its biological wastewater treatment system offerings through an exclusive licensing agreement with Equanox Systems, LLC. The new system offerings, which complement Parkon’s existing product portfolio, will be branded as Equanox Systems™ under the Parkson name. More specifically, the Parkson® Equanox Systems™ suite of ...


    By Parkson Corporation

  • Toro Equipment will be exhibitor in the next Weftec 2016 in September

    Weftec the water quality event will be held in New Orleans, September 24-28 at New Orleans Morial Convention Center, Louisiana, USA. Toro Equipment will be exhibitor ones again and we will be pleased to welcome you at our booth 346. Weftec 2016, 89th Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Toro Equipment announces the booth number and situation for Pollutec Lyon 2016

    Toro Equipment will be present at hall 6.2, alley B, booth 123 in Pollutec Lyon, 27th International Exhibition of Environmental Equipment Technologies and Services. Toro Equipment is a Spanish company specialized in the design and manufacture of equipment for industrial and urban wastewater treatment, water processing, ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Learn more about our equipment for pretreatment in small towns

    Toro Equipment will participate in the course organized by Aguasresiduales.info “Castilla y Leon: Wastewater treatment in small urban agglomerations”, 24th  and 25th  May in Valladolid. The aim of the course is to provide knowledge about the solutions most appropriate for treating wastewater discharges in small towns. It is interesting to know the conditions that have to ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Toro Equipment presents in Smagua the new Defender Rotary Screens, pretreatment equipment

    Pretreatment is an essential initial stage in all industrial and urban wastewater treatment processes. Pretreatment enables the removal of large solid particles to protect damage and clogging in subsequent stages. The Defender® Rotary Screen is amongst the pretreatment equipment developed by Toro Equipment, The 40 range is made of AISI 316 grade stainless steel, while the 63 range is made of ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • DAF Dissolved Air Flotation Rotary Screen Toro Equipment attends as an exhibitor at WEFTEC 2015

    We have the pleasure to inform you that the company Toro Equipment will attend at WEFTEC 2015 will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, from Sept. 28 - 30, 2015. Toro Equipment designs and ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Defender® HPS Sieve, High Capacity Rotary Sieves

    The rotary sieve for large flows by Toro Equipment, the range HPS. These wastewater pretreatment equipments are very compacts, they have got similar dimensions to TR 63 range but higher filtration capacity. HPS rotary screen are appropriated to treat large flows thanks to its design, they are able to treat rated flows from 133 m3/h (584 US gallons/min) to 5.874 m3/h( 25,862 US ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Defender HPS sieve, high capacity rotary sieves

    The rotary sieve for large flows by Toro Equipment, the range HPS. These wastewater pretreatment equipments are very compacts, they have got similar dimensions to Defender TR 63 range but higher filtration capacity. HPS rotary screen are ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • EPA orders City of North Las Vegas to safeguard Las Vegas Wash from potential water pollution

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued an order to the City of North Las Vegas to take immediate steps to address federal Clean Water Act violations. Deficiencies in the management of its wastewater pretreatment program have the potential to lead to discharges of polluted water from the city’s Water Reclamation Facility into the Las Vegas Wash, which eventually feeds into Lake ...

  • Plant of the Year Award for Indirect WW Discharge - Biological Pretreatment and for Water Conservation and Reuse

    EDIBLE OIL REFINERY REUSES TREATED WASTEWATER A vegetable oil refinery was facing increased costs/fees for both City water and wastewater and wanted a way to reduce these costs by reusing treated wastewater for cooling tower makeup.Following treatability testing at the Dynatec lab and pilot testing at the plant, it was determined that permeate from the MBR ultrafilter would, in fact, meet ...


    By Dynatec Systems Inc.

  • Town of Hanover, N.H. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence

    The Hanover Water Reclamation Facility in Hanover, N.H. was recently selected by EPA for a 2014 Regional Industrial Pretreatment Program Excellence Award. The pretreatment program staff, led by Mark Roper, Pretreatment Coordinator, was recognized by EPA's New England Office for exceptional work in inspecting, permitting and sampling its industrial users that discharge industrial waste into the ...

  • City of Newport, R.I. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence

    The Newport, R.I. Water Pollution Control Plant was recently selected by EPA for a 2014 Regional Industrial Pretreatment Program Excellence Award. The pretreatment program staff at the Newport facility, led by Industrial Pretreatment Coordinator Christopher Fay, is being recognized by EPA's New England Office for exceptional work in inspecting, permitting and sampling its industrial users that ...

  • City of East Providence, R.I. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence

    The East Providence, R.I. Water Pollution Control Plant was recently selected by EPA for a 2014 Regional Industrial Pretreatment Program Excellence Award. The pretreatment program staff of East Providence, R.I., led by Dennis Kamowski, Industrial Pretreatment Coordinator, is being recognized by EPA's New England Office for exceptional work in inspecting, permitting and sampling its industrial ...

  • Texas City extends wastewater contract into 2021

    The city of Stephenville, Texas, has extended its contract with CH2M HILL for wastewater operations and maintenance services into 2021, the third extension since the partnership began in 1996. “This latest contract extension means our relationship with Stephenville will span 25 years,” says Steve Meininger, CH2M HILL senior vice president and managing director, Operations Management ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • GM’s Toledo Plant Recognized for Pollution Prevention

    General Motors’ Toledo Transmission plant today received a national pollution prevention award for successful efforts to reduce its impact on the environment. The award from the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable, received during an event marking Pollution Prevention Week, recognizes GM Toledo’s accomplishments in pollution ...


  • EPA Orders Middletown, NY to Address Clean Water Act Violations

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered the city of Middletown, New York to comply with federal Clean Water Act requirements for reducing pollutants in the wastewater that flows from area industrial facilities to its wastewater treatment plant. Under the Clean Water Act, wastewater treatment plants of a certain size that receive wastewater from industrial facilities are required to ...

  • Sustainable laundry best practices

    A new ASTM International standard identifies and defines sustainable laundry best management practices that are used by commercial laundry facilities to reduce their impact on the environment. D7841, Practice for Sustainable Laundry Best Management Practices, was developed by Subcommittee D13.40 on Sustainability of Textiles, part of ASTM International ...


    By ASTM International

  • Xylem wins contract for pretreatment system to increase potable water supply in the United Arab Emirates

    Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company focused on addressing the world’s most challenging water issues, announced today that it has won a contract to provide a dissolved air flotation (DAF) pretreatment system to help ensure an uninterrupted potable water supply to Abu Dhabi Emirate and the east coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The source water in the Gulf of Oman is ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

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