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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  • Duperon bar screening system helps farmers July 10, 2020
    The FlexRake FRHD automated bar screens are successfully protecting the companys pumps from tumbleweeds and other debris.Duperon’s FlexRake FRHD automated bar screening system is helping farmers in Eastern Idaho clear debris for crop irrigation, protecting pumps from tumbleweeds and other debris, ensuring worker safety and eliminating maintenance. The FlexRake FRD system was installed at the […]
  • H2O Innovation expands in Texas July 8, 2020
    H2O Innovation Inc has acquired Gulf Utility Service Inc (GUS), a US company providing water and wastewater management solutions in the state of Texas in a C$3.713 million deal. With over 20 years of experience in the operation and maintenance (O&M) of water and wastewater treatment systems, GUS offers its services to approximately 40 municipal […]
  • Covid-19: How the filtration and separation industry is responding July 8, 2020
    3D illustration of Covid-19 under the microscope. Image Andrii Vodolazhskyi/Shutterstock.Our coronavirus coverage shows how filtration and separation companies around the world are responding to and dealing with the spread of Covid-19.   NEWS Eagle Filters starts manufacturing respirators in Finland The initial target capacity is 30 000 respirators per day.   Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s filter media included in […]
  • Ceco Environmental appoints new CEO July 8, 2020
    Todd Gleason has succeeded Dennis Sadlowski as chief executive officer of Ceco Environmental Corp. Gleason comes to Ceco from Scientific Analytics, a private equity-backed, predictive analytic technologies and services company, where he was president and CEO. Prior to Scientific Analytics, Gleason served as senior vice president and corporate officer at Pentair. “Todd is a highly […]
  • Alfa Laval partners with Orège July 1, 2020
    Alfa Laval has signed a global commercial agreement with Orège, a French global cleantech company supplying patented solutions for wastewater treatment. The partnership will expand the two companies’ market presence. Alfa Laval’s range of products and solutions for the wastewater treatment industry includes the Alfa Laval Ashbrook Simon-Hartley line of belt filter presses used to […]
  • June's top filtration news stories July 1, 2020
    A new ultrafiltration brand from Microdyn-Nadir, our Covid-19 coverage and Porvair Filtration Group's surface modification technologies were the most popular business news stories on the Filtration+Separation website in June 2020.   1. Microdyn-Nadir launches new brand for UF line Microdyn-Nadir’s new brand for its hollow fibre PVDF ultrafiltration (UF) product line is the Microdyn PureULTRA module for treating […]
  • Lanxess uses combined process to remove solids June 30, 2020
    At its Bitterfeld site, Lanxess produces Lewabrane reverse osmosis membrane elements for the global market. (Image: Lanxess)Together with the French company, Polymem SA, the Liquid Purification Technologies (LPT) business unit at specialty chemicals company Lanxess recently completed a project for an Italian oil company using a combination of ultrafiltration (UF) and reverse osmosis (RO). The […]
  • University spin-out develops filtration technology June 30, 2020
    Using chemically modified molybdenum disulphide (MoS2), Molymem has developed an energy-efficient and versatile membrane coating.Scientists and experts from The University of Manchester have successfully developed a high-performing membrane coating based around a new class of 2D materials, which has applications in the pharmaceutical, wastewater management and food and beverage sectors. Following an 18-month technical development […]
  • Amiad extends filtration distribution deal with Netafim June 25, 2020
    Amiad in action.Amiad Water Systems has signed a new five-year global distribution agreement with Netafim, one of the world’s largest providers of irrigation systems, covering the company’s disc filtration products for the irrigation market. Netafim will have exclusive distribution rights to Amiad’s disc filtration products in the irrigation market globally and to Amiad’s screen filtration […]
  • H2O Innovation partners with Nanostone on ceramic membranes June 24, 2020
    Canada’s H2O Innovation Inc has signed a strategic agreement with Nanostone Water Inc to jointly advance the commercialization of ceramic membrane technology. “As an engineered product supplier primarily focused on membrane technology, it is important to constantly renew ourselves and use the best membrane for each application,” said Frédéric Dugré, president and CEO of H2O […]
  • Northumbrian Water designs mobile analysis unit June 19, 2020
    Inside Northumbrian Water's SWAT unit.A Site Wastewater Analysis Trailer (SWAT), designed by Northumbrian Water workers, will help protect the quality of rivers and watercourses across the UK’s North East region. The SWAT is a bespoke mobile unit which will be plugged into wastewater treatment works to give detailed information about the quality of wastewater going […]
  • Grundfos to acquire Eurowater June 16, 2020
    Grundfos has entered into an agreement to acquire the Danish water treatment company Eurowater. Headquartered in Skanderborg, Eurowater develops, produces and markets complete solutions for the treatment of water for customers in the industrial and municipal sectors. Eurowater, which primarily serves the European market, has subsidiary companies in 14 countries servicing customers through 23 local […]
  • Microdyn-Nadir launches new brand for UF line June 15, 2020
    Microdyn's PureULTRA modules treat surface water, ground water, sea water, and tertiary treated wastewater.Microdyn-Nadir’s new brand for its hollow fibre PVDF ultrafiltration (UF) product line is the Microdyn PureULTRA module for treating surface water, ground water, sea water, and tertiary treated wastewater. Previously under the brand name OLTREcap, the new Microdyn PureULTRA hollow fibre UF […]
  • CETCO hosts free webinar on PFAS treatment June 12, 2020
    Michael Donovan, global R&D director for CETCO.CETCO has announced it will be hosting a free online webinar, in collaboration with the Colorado School of Mines, entitled Exploring PFAS Treatment Solutions and their Efficacy: Comparing FLUORO-SORB Adsorbent, Granular Activated Carbon, and Ion Exchange Resin on 18 June at 9:00 am EDT (2:00 pm BST).  Access to clean […]
  • WEFTEC 2020 goes fully virtual June 12, 2020
    Organisers of WEFTEC 2020 have decided to cancel its October meeting in New Orleans and make it a fully virtual event called WEFTEC Connect, with registration opening on 13 July and programming scheduled from 5-9 October. The Water Environment Federation (WEF) had previously decided to offer a hybrid form of the event with both in-person […]
  • Axium Process releases packaged water system June 10, 2020
    Axium Process' new packaged low conductivity water system is designed for water purifying applications.Axium Process’ new packaged water treatment system, called Good to Go, is designed for water purifying applications, and delivers commercially sterile, sustainable, high-quality water, bypassing the need for ion exchange beds and chemical treatment processes.  The system, which uses reverse osmosis technology, […]
  • Saltworks develops ion-specific sensor June 8, 2020
    ScaleSense is a real-time ion-specific sensor that works on brines and optimises existing water treatment assets.Canadian water technology company Saltworks Technologies recently launched ScaleSense, a real-time ion-specific sensor that works on brines and optimises existing water treatment assets. Saltworks developed ScaleSense to work without interference from other ions. It enables users to improve and adjust processes as […]
  • Micronics appoints new president and CEO June 3, 2020
    Chris Cummins.Chris Cummins has joined the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group as president and CEO. The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group includes Micronics, Southern Filter Media (SFM), CP Environmental (CPE), United Process Control (UPC) and AeroPulse. Cummins brings 27 years of manufacturing expertise with highly-engineered products to his new role at Micronics. He has held senior leadership […]
  • Live Akvola webinar June 3, 2020
    Aklovas MicroGas 30XL unit.The most common technology for flotation, DAF, has only experienced incremental improvements since its early adoption began over 50 years ago. In this webinar Aklova present‘s its MicroGas technology and show how to design, retrofit and install flotation systems to ensure its cost-effectiveness and ease of operation.  Unlike conventional microbubble generation technologies, […]
  • Rotork’s actuators used in Florida UF plant June 1, 2020
    The K-TORK actuators control the flow of surface water in the membrane system, helping to process up to 52 million gallons of water a day.More than 300 Rotork K-TORK pneumatic vane actuators have been installed at one of Florida’s largest low-pressure ultrafiltration (UF) membrane plants, processing 84 million gallons per day. The plant treats water […]

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  • Duperon bar screening protects pumps from debris July 10, 2020
    The FlexRake FRHD automated bar screens are successfully protecting the companys pumps from tumbleweeds and other debris.Two Duperon FlexRake FRHD automated bar screens installed at the Mud Lake Water Users (MLWU) irrigation company in Eastern Idaho are successfully protecting the company’s 160,000-gallon-per-minute pumps from tumbleweeds and other debris. Mud Lake is a natural closed basin […]
  • A robust way to beat dirty water July 7, 2020
    Warman DWU pumps ready for dispatch.Dewatering can be a tough and dirty business where pumps fail due to solid particles. One solution is the Warman DWU pump, which has a robust design and its higher efficiencies and head compared to many conventional slurry pumps. The Warman DWU pump is specifically designed to handle dirty water […]
  • WMFTG launches video for wastewater industry July 7, 2020
    WMFTG's video promotes its peristaltic pumps.A documentary-style video which promotes Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group to the wastewater treatment industry has been launched on YouTube and other social channels. The video features Siltbuster, a long-standing UK customer who has used WMFTG’s peristaltic pumps extensively in its applications which are hired to customers worldwide. WMFTG’s peristaltic pumps have been […]
  • Ceco Environmental appoints new CEO July 7, 2020
    Todd Gleason has succeeded Dennis Sadlowski as chief executive officer of Ceco Environmental Corp. Gleason comes to Ceco from Scientific Analytics, a private equity-backed, predictive analytic technologies and services company, where he was president and CEO. Prior to Scientific Analytics, Gleason served as senior vice president and corporate officer at Pentair. “Todd is a highly […]
  • Xylem launches UK OEM Centre of Excellence June 30, 2020
    A column test.Xylem Water Solutions has invested in an OEM European Centre of Excellence (CoE) at its facility in Axminster, UK. The Axminster CoE brings together a focused team of experts to provide OEM added-value bespoke products. Customised solutions, based on customers’ requirements, can be quickly configured and shipped. “This is even more important in […]
  • Calpeda introduces twin headed NRD models June 29, 2020
    The two new models from Calpeda feature a built-in automatic switching valve for simple single or parallel operation.Calpeda’s new models in its range of in-line glanded centrifugal pumps feature a built-in automatic switching valve for simple single or parallel operation. The first release will see two models, the 50 and 65 mm, with flows to 125 […]
  • Netzsch ships its one millionth pump June 29, 2020
    Netzsch workers celebrate the company's one millionth pump.Netzsch Pumps & Systems has delivered its one millionth pump from its subsidiary in Exton, USA. The pump, a Nemo progressing cavity pump for high-density solids, was developed at the company’s headquarters in Waldkraiburg, Germany. The Netzsch factory in Brazil designed and built the components and the pump […]
  • Grundfos updates WellConnect app June 26, 2020
    Grundfos has added a new pump module and improved the well visualiser graphics and functionality.Grundfos has released a new pump module in its most recent update to the company’s WellConnect App, enabling water well contractors to complete daily water system management tasks from their phone, tablet or computer. The company said that as well as […]
  • Ohio Transmission Corp names new CEO June 23, 2020
    After 38 years of service, Ohio Transmission Corp’s (OTC) long-time chief executive officer Phil Derrow is moving to a new role as chairman of the company. The OTC board of directors has named David Scheer as the new CEO. Scheer, who will also join the OTC board, has more than 30 years of experience leading […]
  • Tuthill opens pump manufacturing facility in Lenexa, Kansas June 23, 2020
    Tuthill's new facility in Lenexa.Tuthill Corp has invested in a new manufacturing site for Fill-Rite fuel transfer pumps and products in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The Lenexa, Kansas site will support Tuthill’s business and commercial model with shorter lead times, as demand through sales channels and e-marketplaces increases. Tuthill will continue to manufacture and […]
  • Syrinix launches upgraded data analysis platform June 18, 2020
    RADAR analyses data collected from Pipeminder monitoring devices and displays and notifies utilities in a format that is user customisable.Syrinix has improved its Cloud-based RADAR water and wastewater network data analysis platform to deliver network intelligence with a new streamlined interface. RADAR analyses data collected from Pipeminder monitoring devices and displays and notifies utilities in a […]
  • Sundyne hires new pump product line manager June 16, 2020
    Hélène Balligand.Hélène Balligand has joined Sundyne as pump product line manager. In this new role, Balligand will be responsible for Sundyne’s Low Flow High Head product management activities, including pricing, recommending new products based on customer and market needs and ensuring the growth and profitability of Sundyne’s flagship products. She will also assist in the […]
  • Graphite Metallizing appoints new sales manager for California, Arizona and Nevada June 16, 2020
    Joe Conyers, Graphite Metallizing Corp's new sales manager for California, Arizona and Nevada.Joe Conyers has joined Graphite Metallizing Corp as territory sales manager for California, Arizona and Nevada. Conyers, who holds an Aerospace Engineering degree from the US Naval Academy, has more than 30 years of experience in the bearing industry. He previously served as […]
  • Zenit unveils new strapline June 15, 2020
    The new Zenit strapline.Zenit Group’s new “Better together” strapline, which will now accompany the Zenit logo, is designed to highlight the company’s identity and objectives. The Italian pump company recognises the value of strong, long-lasting relationships, and this is why it has put people at the centre of its strategy. Zenit believes that cooperation fosters […]
  • Grundfos to acquire Eurowater June 15, 2020
    Grundfos's headquarters in Bjerringbro, Denmark.Grundfos has entered into an agreement to acquire the Danish water treatment company Eurowater. Headquartered in Skanderborg, Eurowater develops, produces and markets complete solutions for the treatment of water for customers in the industrial and municipal sectors. Eurowater, which primarily serves the European market, has subsidiary companies in 14 countries servicing […]
  • WEFTEC 2020 goes fully virtual June 12, 2020
    Organisers of WEFTEC 2020 have decided to cancel its October meeting in New Orleans and make it a fully virtual event called WEFTEC Connect, with registration opening on 13 July and programming scheduled from 5-9 October. The Water Environment Federation (WEF) had previously decided to offer a hybrid form of the event with both in-person […]
  • Covid-19: India's EKKI provides PPE for pump installers June 9, 2020
    Left to right: P Arumugam, chief executive, EKKI and Deccan Pumps; Kanishka Arumugam, co-chief executive, EKKI and Deccan Pumps; and Mr Jagadeesh, dealer, EKKI and Deccan Pumps.Water technology firm EKKI Pumps is providing plumbers, mechanics and the pump installer community across India with free PPE (personal protective equipment) kits under a “Battle Covid” initiative. The […]
  • Ebara funds award for high school students June 9, 2020
    Ebara is joining Science Castle 2020, one of Asia’s largest scientific societies for high school students, with the launch of the Ebara Corporation Award. Science Castle was started in 2012 by Leave a Nest Co Ltd for high school students who engage in research and development. The Ebara Corporation Award will support junior and senior […]
  • Blackhawk offers Apollo in solar and AC versions June 4, 2020
    The Apollo solar-powered piston pump is ecologically friendly and can be used in remote sites.Blackhawk Technology’s Apollo piston pumps, designed for landfill leachate, gas-well dewatering, condensate pump and low-flow remediation pumping, are now available with either solar panel or AC electric power configurations. Both pumps feature a low-draw 3/8 hp motor and a linear-rod Scottish […]
  • Sulzer’s CPE pump granted NSF certification June 2, 2020
    Sulzer's CPE range now conforms to the highest standards related to drinking water applications.Sulzer has announced that its CPE end-suction single-stage centrifugal pump range has been granted NSF61 and NSF372 drinking water certification, showing that it now conforms to the highest standards related to drinking water applications. The CPE pump is designed to meet the […]