Water Treatment EBook

Water treatment is any process that improves the quality of water to make it more acceptable for a specific end-use. The end use may be drinking, industrial water supply, irrigation, river flow maintenance, water recreation or many other uses, including being safely returned to the environment.

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WasteWater Treatment Ebook

Sewage treatment is the process of removing contaminants from wastewater, primarily from household sewage. Physical, chemical, and biological processes are used to remove contaminants and produce treated wastewater (or treated effluent) that is safer for the environment.

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Design, analyze or troubleshoot any pipe flow system. Consider liquid, gas, two-phase, slurry or non-Newtonian fluids from a single solution. Accelerate your design process with automatic equipment sizing technology to API & ISO standards.

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  • Warden Biomedia MBBR moves to pilot plant trials February 23, 2021
    KTP Associate Anjani Parsotamo, who researched MBBR technology for her Masters degree at Cranfield.Warden Biomedia’s moving bed biofilm reactor (MBBR) media, designed to give enhanced nutrient removal to meet the challenges of AMP7, is currently being tested at Cranfield University’s National Research Facility for Water and Wastewater Treatment. The MBBR process, which uses specially designed […]
  • Pentair appoints chief transformation officer February 23, 2021
    Adrian Chiu is joining Pentair plc’s executive leadership team as executive vice president, chief transformation officer from 1 March 2021. Chiu currently serves as vice president, Total Rewards and Human Resources Information Systems. In his new role, Chiu will report to John Stauch, Pentair president and CEO. “Adrian has a demonstrated track record of leading […]
  • Centrisys to supply sewage sludge thickeners for New Hampshire project February 18, 2021
    A Centrisys THK350 sewage sludge thickener.Centrisys Corp is providing three sewage sludge thickeners to the US City of Manchester, New Hampshire for the Department of Public Works – Environmental Protection Division’s solids train project. The Centrisys order consists of three THK350 sewage sludge thickeners and upgrades to all existing decanter centrifuge control panels. All of the units […]
  • Polish ethanol plant selects Whitefox’s membrane technology February 17, 2021
    Whitefox ICE technology is operating in eight US ethanol facilities.BGW Sp zoo, a Polish ethanol producer, is to install a Whitefox ICE membrane dehydration system from Whitefox Technologies at its 108 million litres per year plant in Rbczyn, Poland. The Whitefox system is designed to produce up to 400 000 litres per day of anhydrous […]
  • NX Filtration provides NF membranes for Swedish power plant February 17, 2021
    The dNF installation that produces drinking and process water from highly coloured surface water in Sweden.ProMinent has installed a water treatment system based on NX Filtration’s hollow fiber nanofiltration membranes to produce drinking and process water for the Forsmark power plant in Sweden. The feed water is taken from a local, highly coloured lake with […]
  • Veolia to deliver 53 packaged wastewater treatment units to Kuwait February 17, 2021
    Veolia Water Technologies Gulf is to provide 53 AnoxKaldnes Moving Bed Biofilm Reactor (MBBR) packaged sewage treatment plants for installation throughout Kuwait. The contract, secured from Mohammed Abdulmohsin Al-Kharafi & Sons (Al-Kharafi), covers the supply, supervision, installation and commissioning of the packaged plants. The Veolia technology will enable 40 000 m3 of water to be […]
  • Microdyn-Nadir launches treatment module February 16, 2021
    Each module can treat up to 24 m³/day for municipal applications and 12 m³/day for industrial applications.Microdyn-Nadir, the Membrane Solutions segment of Mann+Hummel has introduced its BIO-CEL EASY, a packaged, standalone wastewater treatment module equipped with membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology. The modules are for use at airports, hotels, hospitals, and other similarly-sized establishments that need […]
  • Our top filtration stories in January February 10, 2021
    Filtration+Separation’s most-read stories in January 2021 include our coronavirus coverage, Valmet’s new marine water treatment technology and Porvair’s high flow industrial HEPA filters.   1. Covid-19: How the filtration and separation industry is responding Face masks, respirators, meltblown production, donations and more.   2. Valmet introduces marine water treatment The new advanced Valmet marine water […]
  • H2O Innovation expands in membrane chemicals February 10, 2021
    H2O Innovation Inc has acquired the remaining 76% of the issued and outstanding shares of Spain’s Genesys Membrane Products SL (GMP). The Canadian company already had a 24% stake in GMP through the 2019 acquisition of the UK’s Genesys. GMP started out as the technical service partner of Genesys, and over the years has developed […]
  • Veolia builds new mobile water services facility in Germany February 10, 2021
    Render of the new facility in Heinsberg.Veolia Water Technologies is investing €20 million in a new regeneration and recycling service centre with mobile water treatment technologies and assets in Heinsberg, near Düsseldorf, Germany. The facility, which will regenerate and recycle the resins used in the mobile water treatment process, will support operations and customers throughout […]
  • UAE sustainable water awards open for entries ​ February 8, 2021
    The biennial award consists of four award categories including Projects, Individuals, Research & Development and the newly created Innovative Crisis Solutions award.The third cycle of the UAE Water Aid Foundation’s (Suqia UAE) water innovation awards has opened for registrations offering total funds of US$1 million for solutions to the challenges of water scarcity. The biennial […]
  • Energy Recovery wins second contract award February 5, 2021
    The new Ultra PX energy recovery device will support the industrial wastewater treatment of a natural gas plant in the Sichuan Province of China.Following its first contract to support the operations of a chemical manufacturer in central India, Energy Recovery has announced a second contract award for its new Ultra PX energy recovery device, which […]
  • Xylem recognised for LGBTQ workplace equality February 3, 2021
    The Human Rights Campaign Foundations 2021 Corporate Equality Index.Xylem has earned a 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index, a US benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. Xylem is one of 767 US businesses that earned top marks this year. “At Xylem, […]
  • Sulzer closes acquisition of Nordic Water February 3, 2021
    Nordic Water is now a Sulzer brand. Image copyright Sulzer.Sulzer has completed its SEK1.2 billion acquisition of Nordic Water, the Swedish supplier of water treatment technology. Gothenburg-headquartered Nordic Water provides screening, sedimentation and filtration solutions for municipal and industrial water and wastewater applications. “Nordic Water brings a broad application suite of primary, secondary and tertiary water […]
  • Flowrox introduces floating aerator February 1, 2021
    The turbine surface aerator aerates wastewater or natural water in large and shallow basins by efficiently transferring and dispersing oxygen into the wastewater.Flowrox has strengthened its Environmental Technologies product family with the introduction of its floating aerator for industrial and municipal wastewater. The turbine surface aerator aerates wastewater or natural water in large and shallow […]
  • Aqua free & Lufthansa develop two-stage filtration February 1, 2021
    The company says the PuriFLY water filtration system removes 99.99999% of all known germs and bacteria and can be retrofitted in most existing commercial aircraft types.German water hygiene specialist Aqua free and Lufthansa Technik have jointly developed a two-stage water filtration system called PuriFLY to ensure increased quality and hygiene of drinking water on board […]
  • Top 10 Filtration+Separation business stories of 2020 January 31, 2021
    1. 3D illustration of Covid-19 under the microscope. Image Andrii Vodolazhskyi/Shutterstock.3. Freudenberg's Collectex face mask.5. A sewn face mask with Hollingsworth & Vose filtration media.In a year dominated by the coronavirus pandemic, it is no surprise to find that our Covid-19-related coverage featured strongly in the most popular business news stories on the Filtration+Separation website in 2020. […]
  • DESMI receives IMO & USCG approval of Bulker BWMS January 27, 2021
    DESMI Ocean Guards tailor-made solution enables the CompactClean system to be configured with any combination of its approved filters and UV units.DESMI Ocean Guard has announced that a new configuration of its CompactClean Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has been approved by both the US Coast Guard and the Danish Maritime Authority. CompactClean Bulker is […]
  • Duperon releases latest bar screening system January 27, 2021
    The FlexRake IQ Series, has been designed to maximise wastewater treatment plant resilience by adapting to changing conditions.Duperon’s next generation bar screening line, the FlexRake IQ Series, has been designed to maximise wastewater treatment plant resilience by adapting to changing conditions. The FlexRake IQ and the FlexRake IQ2 retain the features of the company’s original […]
  • Ohio Transmission Corp acquires JCI Industries January 27, 2021
    Ohio Transmission Corp (OTC) has bought JCI Industries, a provider of pumps, motors, controls, wastewater treatment equipment, field service and remanufacturing to commercial, industrial and environmental customers in the US Midwest. Headquartered in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, JCI Industries has seven sales and field service locations in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa and Arkansas and approximately 150 […]

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  • Grundfos’s Dan Story named president of Water Systems Council February 23, 2021
    Dan Story, Grundfos business development director of Water Intake, is the new president of the Water Systems Council. A national nonprofit organization, the Water Systems Council’s mission is to protect and promote well water systems. Story has been a member of the Water Systems Council’s board of directors for nine years. “It’s an incredible honour […]
  • Framo invests in Norwegian aquaculture project February 23, 2021
    Stadion Basin Fish farming project 3D illustration (Image credit: NagellD AS).The Lingalaks fish farm control room.Alfa Laval’s Framo is partnering with Norwegian fish farming company Lingalaks on a project to develop pumping technology for more sustainable fish farming. The two companies will collaborate on the development of the Stadion Basin project, a closed, floating production […]
  • Hamworthy to provide 235 pumps for new Royal Navy frigates February 22, 2021
    A type 31 frigate. Image copyright Babcock International Group.Hamworthy Pumps will supply the pump solutions for five new Type 31 frigates that Babcock International Group is building for the UK’s Royal Navy by 2028. The Babcock International Group contract covers the delivery of 235 pumps over a five-year period. “The Hamworthy business was founded in […]
  • Obart Pumps launches accessories & fittings range February 19, 2021
    Obart Pumps has brought together over 70 different products into the FIT&FLOW range.Obart Pumps has introduced an extensive range of pump accessories and fittings under the brand name FIT&FLOW, offering customers a one-stop pumping solution. Comprising high quality hoses, couplings and fittings, the FIT&FLOW range is designed to complement Obart Pumps’ range of submersible and […]
  • Zenit second webinar focuses on UNIQA series February 18, 2021
    Zenit's second webinar focuses on its UNIQA series for wastewater pumping in civil and industrial environments.The second of six webinars in English developed by Zenit, will take place on Wednesday 24 February at 9.30 CET and will cover high efficiency modular pumps designed for heavy duty applications, specifically Zenit’s UNIQA range. The webinar series allows […]
  • Atlantic Pumps agrees German distribution deal February 16, 2021
    SL Pumping Solutions founders Olaf Lüdke (left) and Thomas Schäfer (right).The UK’s Atlantic Pumps is partnering with German company SL Pumping Solutions for the distribution of SlurryPro pumps in Germany. The Atlantic brand will now be available to German industry for the first time and expands the reach of SlurryPro in the global slurry pump […]
  • EKKI HOMA joint venture wins Emerging Company Award February 16, 2021
    EKKI HOMA Pvt Ltd, the joint venture between India’s EKKI Group and Germany’s HOMA Group, has won an Emerging Company Award from the Indian Achievers’ Forum (IAF). The joint venture was established in 2018 to manufacture and sell a range of German quality wastewater systems for the Indian and neighbouring markets benefiting from the collective […]
  • Caprari presents DIGITAL HOUSE online space February 16, 2021
    DIGITAL HOUSE is an interactive environment where customers can find products in 3D, see and share technical videos and sign up for webinars.The Caprari Group has launched its DIGITAL HOUSE virtual online space, dedicated to event hosting, webinars and information about new products. DIGITAL HOUSE is the Group's answer to the changes to the way […]
  • Masdaf supports Colombo residential project February 16, 2021
    Using the frequency inverters on the Genio motors that are in the MultiHexa series boosters, the system provides continuity of pressure .Turkish pump manufacturer Masdaf has been chosen to supply the pump and booster systems for the Prime Grand Ward Place, a prestigious residential project in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka. The company’s MultiHexa […]
  • Graphalloy German pump application guide available February 15, 2021
    The guide provides German-speaking engineers and distributors with information on the Graphalloy bushing material for pumps.The Graphite Metallizing Corporation, manufacturer of self-lubricating Graphalloy bushing materials, has created a new German pump application guide for its Graphalloy bushings. The guide provides German-speaking engineers and distributors with information on the Graphalloy bushing material for pumps and will […]
  • Grundfos adds digital timer to circulator range February 10, 2021
    The UP 10-16 digital timer allows the pump to be programmed to run only when hot water is needed.Grundfos has released the integrated UP 10-16 digital timer for use with its UP 10-16 hot water recirculation pump, allowing the pump to be programmed to run only when hot water is needed. The Grundfos UP 10-16 […]
  • Our top pump stories in January February 9, 2021
    World Pumps' most-read stories in January 2021 were Ebara’s acquisition of Vansan, Idex’s agreement to acquire Abel Pumps and a company focus on Celeros Flow Technology.   1. Ebara to purchase Turkish pump maker Vansan Japan’s Ebara Corp is acquiring Turkish pump manufacturer Vansan Makina Sanayi ve Ticaret A in a US$108 million deal. 2. Idex […]
  • SAER offers high pressure pumps in super duplex February 9, 2021
    SAER'S entire range of TM high pressure pumps is now available in a super duplex version for use in desalination.Italian manufacturer of surface and submersible pumps and motors, SAER, has announced that its entire range of TM high pressure pumps is now available in a super duplex version to meet the needs of the desalination […]
  • Ingersoll Rand closes acquisition of Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems February 9, 2021
    Ingersoll Rand Inc has completed the US$184 million acquisition of Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems, a division of Tuthill Corp. Based in Springfield, Missouri, Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems operates under the tradenames MD Pneumatics and Kinney Vacuum Pumps. The business employs around 160 people and has annual revenues of approximately US$60 million. “We welcome […]
  • Energy Recovery wins second contract award February 8, 2021
    The Ultra PX energy recovery device can be paired with the new Ultra High-Pressure circulation pump for maximum system performance.Energy Recovery has announced a second contract award for its new Ultra PX energy recovery device, which can be paired with its new Ultra High-Pressure circulation pump for maximum system performance. Following its first contract to […]
  • Xylem recognised for LGBTQ workplace equality February 3, 2021
    The Human Rights Campaign Foundations 2021 Corporate Equality Index.Xylem has earned a 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index, a US benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. Xylem is one of 767 US businesses that earned top marks this year. “At Xylem, […]
  • Sulzer closes acquisition of Nordic Water February 2, 2021
    Nordic Water is now a Sulzer brand. Image copyright Sulzer.Sulzer has completed its SEK1.2 billion acquisition of Nordic Water, the Swedish supplier of water treatment technology. Gothenburg-headquartered Nordic Water provides screening, sedimentation and filtration solutions for municipal and industrial water and wastewater applications. “Nordic Water brings a broad application suite of primary, secondary and tertiary […]
  • Flowserve launches IoT services platform February 1, 2021
    The Flowserve Corporation has introduced its RedRaven IoT service suite to help production facilities monitor their assets remotely, predict equipment failures before they happen and take preventive measures to avoid business disruptions. The new platform supports any flow control equipment regardless of manufacturer, to help companies understand the benefits of IoT and predictive analytics without major […]
  • Top 10 pump business news stories of 2020 January 31, 2021
    1. José Larios, CEO of Celeros Flow Technology.4 and 5. Grundfos headquarters in Bjerringbro, Denmark.9. Construction gets underway in Cedarburg.10. KSB's new consulting and testing centre (Photo © KSB SE & Co KGaA).World Pumps highlights our most-read pump business news stories during 2020.  1. Launch of Celeros Flow Technology Celeros Flow Technology launches as a standalone company […]
  • Daikin confirms participation in ISH digital 2021 January 29, 2021
    Daikin will hold a series of webinars at ISH digital 2021, entitled Transform with Daikin.Daikin Europe has confirmed that it will be taking part, as a premium sponsor, in ISH digital 21, the international trade fair on heating, water and energy, which will take place virtually from 22–26 March 2021. Daikin is committed to the European […]