Drinking Water Treatment News

  1. DNA Testing Can Rapidly Solve Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreaks

    A DNA test method called polymerase chain reaction (PCR) allowed New York City health officials to identify the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak within hours of specimen collection and should be considered in all Legionnaires’ outbreak investigations, researchers say in the April issue of the Journal of Environmental Health.

  2. 2500LS Plant Is The Largest In Latin America

    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.

  3. SipRadius Deploys Prototype Hydrogen Peroxide Well Water Treatment System

    SipRadius, a developer of media software and GenerGeo brand green hardware announced deployment of the first prototype of its Hydrogen Peroxide injection Well Water Treatment Kit system.

  4. SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions Launches Mobile App For Drinking Water And Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators To Track, Monitor And Analyze ZeeWeed Membranes

    SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions recently unveiled a new mobile app, ModuleTrac, for water treatment plant operators to track, monitor and analyze their ZeeWeed ultrafiltration membranes.

  5. New Emerson Combustion Control Analyzer For Small And Midsize Boiler Users Helps Meet Energy And Environmental Requirements

    To improve energy efficiency and meet environmental regulatory requirements for small and midsize boiler markets, Emerson introduces the Rosemount CX1100 in situ oxygen analyzer, the first high-performance, zirconia cell-based combustion control system designed for these users.

  6. Water Purification Breakthrough Uses Sunlight And Hydrogels

    The ability to create clean, safe drinking water using only natural levels of sunlight and inexpensive gel technology could be at hand, thanks to an innovation in water purification.

  7. FCI’s Innovative VeriCal System Simplifies Flow Meter Calibration Verification

    The time-consuming and costly task of traditional flow meter calibrations, which requires shutting down the line, pulling the meter, installing a spare and paying a lab fee, is no longer a painful or costly process with the innovative VeriCal In-Situ Calibration Verification System for the ST00 Series Flare Gas Flow Meter from Fluid Components International (FCI).

  8. City Awarded $10M Desalination Grant

    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.

  9. West Basin Municipal Water District Announces Public Review Of Draft Environmental Impact Report For Potential Ocean Water Desalination Facility

    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.

  10. Energy Recovery Awarded $10.1M For Water Projects In Saudi Arabia

    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.