Desalination Case Studies and White Papers

  1. Baja California, Mexico Addresses Water Scarcity, Partnering With Fluence
    11/12/2015

    When the government of Baja California, Mexico, declared a water emergency for the region of San Quintín in 2014, leaders knew they needed to find a solution to ensure residents a reliable, safe water source.

  2. Changxing Power Plant Debuts The World’s First Forward Osmosis-Based Zero Liquid Discharge Application
    8/20/2015

    Desalination Technology Transforms 650 m3/day of Abused Industrial Wastewater

  3. Desalination Serves Coastal Argentine City
    6/30/2015

    When a series of water crises in 2014 disrupted conventional utility services in the coastal Argentine city of Caleta Olivia, the city needed a way to ensure an uninterrupted water supply.

  4. Brewed To Perfection; Fifth Largest Brewery Installs RO Units
    4/9/2015

    With water shortages and energy costs increasing worldwide, brewers are turning to state-of-the-art technologies to access water and use it more conservatively.

  5. Water Supply Needs At Odds With Regional Demands To Lower Power Use
    11/21/2014

    The shoreline of the Red Sea is a dazzling destination for tourists and locals to experience the beach and enjoy marine activities. In Egypt, the shoreline sprawls from the Suez Canal in the north, down to the southern part of the country bordering Sudan.

  6. Overcoming Difficult Conditions, Salty Groundwater And Changes In Feedwater Quality
    8/13/2014

    Kibbutz Reim had to convert salty groundwater into a high quality irriga­tion resource in this desert-like region. High recovery was essential to this customer, both because of the limited amount of groundwater available and the challenge of brine disposal from their inland location.

  7. High Recovery Reverse Osmosis Water Treatment For Industrial, Agricultural, And Municipal Applications
    8/13/2014

    Industry accounts for nearly 60 percent of fresh water withdrawals in the developed world and agriculture consumes 70 percent of fresh water supplies globally, according to UNESCO.

  8. Pulp And Paper Manufacturer Significantly Increases Production While Complying With Discharge Limitations
    8/5/2014

    A U.S.-based pulp and paper manufacturer required high purity process and boiler feed water. It was using water from a local well and treating it with a 150 gpm conventional RO system operating at 75% recovery, but this was creating 50 gpm of wastewater – over 26 million gallons per year.

  9. Closed Circuit Desalination Technology Provides Steel Manufacturer ROI In Less Than 60 Days
    8/5/2014

    This leading rod and wire mill requires water for cooling steel and tools in its manufacturing process. Water used for cooling becomes contaminated with metals and lubricants and was therefore being disposed of as waste.

  10. Eliminate CIP And Cut Wastewater Disposal In Half With CCD
    7/31/2014

    A high water recovery rate is essential for this well-known soy protein manufacturer.