Desalination News

  1. New Distribution Partner For Membrane Elements In Middle East

    The Liquid Purification Technologies (LPT) business unit of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, one of the world’s leading suppliers of water treatment products and solutions, is looking to expand its business with reverse osmosis membrane elements in Saudi Arabia. 

  2. CERAFILTEC Promises 'Clean Water Everywhere' With Unique Ceramic Filtration Module Molded From SABIC NORYL Resin

    According to the United Nations, water shortages will affect two-thirds of the world's population by 2025 if current consumption patterns continue. CERAFILTEC, a manufacturer of innovative water filtration solutions, is helping to address this looming crisis with a unique filtration module molded from SABIC’s NORYL glass-reinforced polyphenylene ether (PPE) resin.

  3. International Desalination Association Announces Award Winners For Technical Program At 2017 IDA World Congress

    The International Desalination Association (IDA) announces the winners of awards related to the Technical Program at the 2017 IDA World Congress in São Paulo, Brazil.

  4. GE Power And NOMAC Sign Digital Deal To Enhance Performance At 26 Power Generation And Desalination Sites Globally

    GE Power signed a deal with the First National Operations and Maintenance Company (NOMAC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power, to implement its APM solution, powered by Predix at 26 thermal, wind and solar power generation and water desalination sites.

  5. LANXESS Offers New Mixed-Bed Exchanger For Demineralizing Water

    Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has developed the Lewatit NM 3367 mixed-bed ion exchange resin to demineralize the water used to charge and top up modern hot water heating systems.

  6. Energy Recovery Awarded $3.3M For Desalination Projects In Egypt

    Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of $3.3 million to supply its PXTM Pressure ExchangerTM technology for desalination projects in Egypt. The orders are expected to ship in the 4th quarter of 2017.

  7. BASF Inaugurates Enzyme-Based Production Plant For Biocatalyzed Acrylamide In Nanjing, China

    Recently, BASF celebrated the opening of a new state-of-the-art production plant for biocatalyzed acrylamide at its site in Nanjing Chemical Industrial Park, Nanjing, China.

  8. Global Solar Council And International Desalination Association To Promote Worldwide Seawater Desalination Technologies Powered By Solar Photovoltaic

    The Global Solar Council (GSC) and the International Desalination Association (IDA) announce they have signed an agreement to promote desalination technologies powered by solar power.

  9. Smart Packaged NIROBOX Plant Solution And Record Delivery Time Win Fluence Corporation Another Contract For Seawater Desalination

    Fluence Corporation Limited (“Fluence” or the “Company”), recently announced that it was awarded a €1.5M contract by VINCI Construction Grands Projets (France) to supply 3 NIROBOX™ smart packaged seawater desalination units, for the island of Mayotte.

  10. Asahi Kasei's Microza Hollow-Fiber Membrane Selected For Desalination Plant In Kuwait

    Microza™ hollow-fiber membrane for water treatment from Asahi Kasei was selected as pretreatment membrane for the Doha Phase 1 reverse osmosis (RO)1 seawater desalination plant to be built near Kuwait City by Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction, a major Korean plant construction company.