Drinking Water Treatment News

  1. GE Power And NOMAC Sign Digital Deal To Enhance Performance At 26 Power Generation And Desalination Sites Globally
    10/30/2017

    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.

  2. LANXESS Offers New Mixed-Bed Exchanger For Demineralizing Water
    10/27/2017

    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.

  3. Energy Recovery Awarded $3.3M For Desalination Projects In Egypt
    10/26/2017

    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.

  4. San Diego’s Hepatitis A Outbreak: Water Warnings Went Unheeded
    10/24/2017

    As the death toll continues to rise due to San Diego County’s hepatitis A virus outbreak, reports say water officials had warned about the risk for years.

  5. Treatment Plant Filters Identified As Source Of Drinking Water Contamination
    10/23/2017

    University researchers in North Carolina have pointed to an unlikely culprit for water contamination: the treatment filters themselves.

  6. BASF Inaugurates Enzyme-Based Production Plant For Biocatalyzed Acrylamide In Nanjing, China
    10/23/2017

    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.

  7. Global Solar Council And International Desalination Association To Promote Worldwide Seawater Desalination Technologies Powered By Solar Photovoltaic
    10/23/2017

    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.

  8. Smart Packaged NIROBOX Plant Solution And Record Delivery Time Win Fluence Corporation Another Contract For Seawater Desalination
    10/23/2017

    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.

  9. Asahi Kasei's Microza Hollow-Fiber Membrane Selected For Desalination Plant In Kuwait
    10/18/2017

    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.

  10. International Desalination Association Names Shannon McCarthy New Secretary General
    10/17/2017

    The International Desalination Association (IDA) announces that Shannon McCarthy, Co-founder and a Partner of United4Water and 1st Vice President of IDA for the 2015-2017 term, has been appointed Secretary General of the Association.