Desalination News

  1. USBR Demonstrates Zero Liquid Discharge: Making Clean Water And Salt
    5/30/2018

    The United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) engaged Saltworks Technologies to demonstrate the zero liquid discharge SaltMaker at a US location. Zero liquid discharge involves treating 100% of the water flow to only produce two outputs: clean water and all contaminants reduced to a solid, which is salt in this case.

  2. H2O Innovation: Piedmont Obtains Its ISO 9001:2015 Certification & Positions Itself Strategically On The International Desalination Market
    5/24/2018

    H2O Innovation Inc. (“H2O Innovation” or the “Corporation”) is proud to announce it recently obtained its ISO 9001:2015 certification, ensuring quality management, from design to manufacturing, of all its products and components for water treatment systems.

  3. Ampac USA: Why Can't We Use Seawater Desalination To Quench Our Thirst?
    5/4/2018

    Despite the years that have passed with seawater desalination gaining popularity, it is still not an alternative to traditional freshwater procuring methods. It seems rather unfair that mankind stands in front of a very big payload of water but cannot use it for their benefit.

  4. Seawater Desalination: An Aid To Our Depleting Natural Resources
    4/30/2018

    Over a thousand children go every day without a single drop of water, California lakes had dried up, farmers’ suicide in India was on the rise due to no rainfall.

     

  5. Proof Of Water Wires Motivated By A Biological Water Channel
    4/25/2018

    The discovery by a team of researchers co-led by Georges Belfort could lead potentially to artificial aquaporin membranes for desalination systems.

  6. 2500LS Plant Is The Largest In Latin America
    4/7/2018

    In a ceremony which took place today at Puerto Coloso, Antofagasta, Minera Escondida inaugurated a 2,500-l/s desalination plant to supply the mine’s needs.

  7. City Awarded $10M Desalination Grant
    3/27/2018

    In March 2018, the City of Santa Barbara was awarded a $10M grant by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to offset the $72M cost of reactivating the Charles E. Meyer Desalination Plant.

  8. West Basin Municipal Water District Announces Public Review Of Draft Environmental Impact Report For Potential Ocean Water Desalination Facility
    3/27/2018

    West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) announces that the draft environmental impact report (EIR) for the potential ocean water desalination facility in El Segundo, Calif. is available for public review and comment for a 60-day period through May 25, 2018.

  9. Energy Recovery Awarded $10.1M For Water Projects In Saudi Arabia
    3/27/2018

    Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of $10.1 million to supply its PX® Pressure Exchanger®, and pump technologies for water projects in Saudi Arabia. The orders are expected to ship in the second and third quarters of 2018.

  10. Launch Of Pilot Systems Using Electrodialysis To Produce Safe Drinking Water Underway
    3/22/2018

    The demand for cost-effective desalinated water is increasing with the growing population and the need for safe drinking water, driving continuous innovation in the sector.