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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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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  • Fluidra to provide 44 filters for Hungarian waterpark July 17, 2019
    The Debrecen Nagyerdei Strand water park.Fluidra is to supply and install equipment, including 44 filters, for 22 pools at the Debrecen Nagyerdei Strand water park in Debrecen, in eastern Hungary. The project, scheduled for completion in April 2020, will see Fluidra install the engine room equipment, including the 44 filters and over 100 pumps. Fluidra […]
  • Aquarion establishes joint venture in Asia July 17, 2019
    Aquarion Group has announced a new cooperation in Asia. H+E Darcarion Pte Ltd, a Singapore joint venture, will hold 100% of H+E Asia (Aquarion Group’s South East Asian entity) and will operate with the full technical and managerial support of H+E GmbH based in Stuttgart, Germany. Dr Karl Michael Millauer, CEO of Aquarion AG, said: […]
  • Wind Point Partners to sell Valicor Environmental Services July 17, 2019
    Private equity firm Wind Point Partners has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Valicor Environmental Services, a provider of non-hazardous wastewater treatment services in North America, to Pritzker Private Capital. Based in Monroe, Ohio, Valicor provides non-hazardous wastewater treatment services to more than 5000 customers throughout North America. Wind Point acquired Valicor in June […]
  • Biwater provides RO system for US Marine Corps air station July 17, 2019
    Biwater Inc has shipped three 2.25 million gallon per day (MGD) reverse osmosis trains to support the Water Treatment Plant Replacement Project for the Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station in North Carolina, USA. The new 6.75 MGD (25.5 MLD) reverse osmosis system will replace an older conventional water treatment system with Biwater’s advanced membrane […]
  • Increased demand for containerised systems July 12, 2019
    The secure, portable systems from Axium Process can be easily transported or re-located.Axium Process is seeing an increasing demand for stand-alone containerised systems which are becoming a mainstream option for applications across all industry sectors.  The type of installation ranges from clean room systems, water processing and filtration applications to digestate, leachate and effluent treatment. […]
  • Desmi Ocean Guard secures frame agreement with Stolt Tankers July 9, 2019
    Stolt Tankers BV has selected Desmi Ocean Guard A/S’s CompactClean Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) for installation on its existing fleet. Desmi Ocean Guard will provide the CompactClean BMWS for more than 60 chemical tankers by the end of 2023. Most of the ships will be retrofitted with two CompactClean BWMS, one for each ballast […]
  • Alfa Laval signs SEK210mn PureBallast agreement in Turkey July 9, 2019
    Alfa Laval is to supply PureBallast systems, worth SEK210 million, to an alliance of Turkish shipowners. The systems will go to a variety of small vessels. Deliveries will be spread over a five-year period from 2019 to 2024. The deal was signed in Istanbul at a ceremony with the Turkish Shipowners Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) […]
  • GWE technology offers high-quality effluent July 8, 2019
    GWE technology is being used to treat the post-production wastewater from a Panamanian meat processing plant.Wastewater technology from Global Water & Energy (GWE), engineered and designed to achieve 98% removal of organic matter, is being used to treat the post-production wastewater from a Panamanian meat processing plant. Carnes de Coclé, S.A., a subsidiary of Panama Beef Packers […]
  • Developing nanotechnology for water treatment July 5, 2019
    Italian start-up company, Innovacarbon is developing the use of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) for water filtration which can reduce pollutants such as hydrocarbons, oils and textile dyes. Innovacarbon’s solution is an adsorbent filter which makes use of carbon nanotubes, which have shown good adsorption properties with substances such as dyes and hydrocarbons to improve water purification.  […]
  • Suez OptiSea prevents deposition and fouling July 5, 2019
    Suez's OptiSea technology maximises cycles of concentration and optimises chemical usage.Suez has introduced its OptiSea technology which uses a combination of chemical treatment and digital monitoring to prevent deposition and fouling in cooling systems that rely on seawater. Chemical processing plants, power plants, and refineries that use seawater for cooling experience problems with deposition and fouling […]
  • ECD releases copper analyser July 4, 2019
    The CA-6 Colorimetric Copper Analyzer is an on-line sequential sampling analyser.Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) has released its eco-friendly CA-6 Colorimetric Copper Analyzer to help verify copper removal from industrial wastewater. ECD’s CA-6 copper analyser is an on-line sequential sampling analyser, which automatically performs a controlled sequence of sampling and analysis with results processing then performed and […]
  • Mann+Hummel takes a stake in Seccua Holding July 1, 2019
    Mann+Hummel has made a strategic investment in German filtration company Seccua Holding AG. Along with a share purchase, the transaction also includes growth financing for the Steingaden-based Seccua. Founded in 2005, Seccua develops, compact solutions for the removal of pathogens, turbidity, drug residues and lime from drinking water without irradiation and the use of chemicals. […]
  • Hoyer motors used in RO technology June 27, 2019
    The Norwater factory where Hoyer motors are being used in reverse osmosis systems.Motors supplied by a Danish supplier, Hoyer Motors, are being used in reverse osmosis systems in Norway. Norwegian company Norwater produces freshwater systems to vessels and rigs in the marine, fish farming and offshore industries.  It provides fresh water for the salmon farming industry […]
  • Record sign-up for Aquatech Amsterdam June 25, 2019
    Aquatech Amsterdam 2019 has already sold 75% of its exhibition space.Organisers of Aquatech Amsterdam have announced that more than 1,000 water professionals from around 100 countries pre-registered for the event with the first 24 hours. This year’s Amsterdam exhibition will be expanded, with plans in place to streamline the show and move to larger halls […]
  • Brine competition aims to protect marine habitats June 25, 2019
    The Red Sea project is home to a number of endangered species, including the hawksbill sea turtle. (Image: TRSDC)An international competition, launched by the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) and The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) in Saudi Arabia, is challenging scientists, academics, engineers and the water industry to come up with […]
  • Singapore start-up Memsift wins first commercial EPC contract June 24, 2019
    The assembled highly hydrophobic hollow fibre membrane modules in a TS-30 Minimum Liquid Discharge (MLD) system. Photo: Memsift Innovations Pte Ltd, Singapore.Photo shot of the feed liquid waste, treated water and concentrated liquid waste from the initial case study. Photo: Memsift Innovations Pte Ltd, Singapore.Memsift Innovations Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based technology start-up, has secured its […]
  • OriginClear appoints chief operating officer June 24, 2019
    Water treatment solutions provider OriginClear Inc has named Tom Marchesello, the driving force behind developing its Modular Water Systems business, as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). As OriginClear COO, Marchesello is charged with scaling up the assembly-line modular water treatment business, driving Modular Water Systems and its products to market success as the company’s […]
  • SDS buys Waterscan’s water recycling business June 24, 2019
    The Intellistorm® smart rainwater management system.UK water infrastructure systems supplier SDS Ltd has acquired Waterscan Ltd’s water recycling division including its commercial rainwater recycling business and Intellistorm® smart rainwater management system. The deal will help accelerate the development of SDS’s sustainable water management technologies. SDS will take immediate responsibility for Waterscan’s current and planned rainwater […]
  • Microdyn-Nadir unveils new logo June 24, 2019
    Membrane manufacturer Microdyn-Nadir has launched a new corporate brand look as part of Mann+Hummel. The fresh look includes a redesign of the logo and an updated website, product packaging and trade show presence. The bright green colours align with parent company Mann+Hummel, and also demonstrate the company’s ties to the environment as a membrane manufacturer […]
  • Ohio Transmission Corp acquires Furey Filter & Pump and PSI Engineering June 20, 2019
    US industrial distributor and service provider Ohio Transmission Corporation (OTC) has expanded its pump, filtration, service and fabrication business with the acquisition of Furey Filter & Pump Inc and its subsidiary PSI Engineering LLC. Together, the two companies employ 65 people in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Founded in 1956 in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin suburb of Germantown, […]

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  • Fluidra to supply more than 100 pumps for Hungarian waterpark July 17, 2019
    The Debrecen Nagyerdei Strand water park.Fluidra is to install equipment, including more than 100 pumps, for 22 pools at the Debrecen Nagyerdei Strand water park in Debrecen, in eastern Hungary. The project, scheduled for completion in April 2020, will see Fluidra install the engine room equipment, including 44 filters and over 100 pumps. Fluidra will […]
  • The top 10 World Pumps business stories of 2019 so far July 16, 2019
    Image: pogonici R/Shutterstock.com.1. Ingersoll Rand to acquire Accudyne Industries’ Precision Flow Systems Ingersoll-Rand plc made a binding offer to acquire Precision Flow Systems (PFS) from funds advised by BC Partners Advisors LP and The Carlyle Group in a US$1.45 billion deal.   2. SPX Flow initiates sale of Power and Energy business SPX Flow Inc […]
  • Gardner Denver buys Swedish peristaltic pump company Oina July 16, 2019
    Gardner Denver Holdings Inc has acquired Oina VV AB, a Swedish company specialising in customised pump solutions for liquid handling processes in medical, process and industrial applications. The US$10 million net purchase price is being funded by cash on hand. Stockholm-based Oina will now be part of Gardner Denver’s Medical Segment. “Oina has a strong […]
  • Krohne’s latest sensor design produced in US July 16, 2019
    Krohne is now producing its WATERFLUX 3000 water meter at its manufacturing and calibration facility located in Beverly, MA.Krohne has announced it is now producing its WATERFLUX 3000 water meter, the newest sensor design in its family of magmeters, at its manufacturing and calibration facility located in Beverly, MA.  The sensor is available in sizes […]
  • Circor launches customisable lube oil pumps July 11, 2019
    The Allweiler SNA series allows for 12 different customised setups.Circor has launched the Allweiler SNA (TM) series of customisable three-screw lube oil pumps for diverse API 676/682 applications. The Allweiler SNA series allows for customised setups in 12 different ways, there is a choice of foot or flange mounting schemes and it can quickly adjust inlet and outlet positions. Daniel […]
  • Crane increases offer to acquire Circor July 9, 2019
    Crane Co has raised its tender offer for Circor International Inc to US$48 per share in cash from US$45. The increased purchase price represents a 57% premium over the undisturbed market close on 20 May 2019, and 46% and 61% premiums over the three- and six-month volume weighted average share prices, respectively. Crane has also […]
  • CAPRARI expands K+ Energy range July 8, 2019
    Launched on the market in 2018, Capraris K+ Energy pumps features the Dry Wet cooling system that allows the customer to use a single electric pump model both for submerged applications and in dry chambers.CAPRARI has expanded the new generation K+ Energy range, an electric pump aimed at wastewater management. The K+ Energy range now […]
  • Bedford Pumps to supply dock pumps for Casablanca port July 8, 2019
    A Bedford Pumps submersible bowl pump similar to the pumps heading to Casablanca.The Port of Casablanca.Bedford Pumps Ltd is to provide five pumps for a dock dewatering application at the Port of Casablanca in Morocco. The five high capacity Bedford submersible bowl canister pumps in cast iron materials have a duplex shaft, ni-resist back cover […]
  • Xylem unveils new Flygt submersible model July 8, 2019
    The stainless steel Flygt N3069 is specifically manufactured for industrial processes containing high chloride or extreme pH levels.Xylem has launched its new Flygt stainless steel submersible pump, the Flygt N3069 for use in tough industrial applications such as industrial food and aquaculture. This latest addition to Xylem’s Flygt range makes use of advanced techniques to […]
  • The most popular World Pumps stories in June July 2, 2019
    Ebara's new GSO model the most read World Pumps story in June.A new pump model from Ebara, Ingersoll-Rand’s acquisition of Precision Flow Systems  and our Q1 2019 Mergers & Acquisitions Review were the most popular news stories on the World Pumps website in June. 1. Ebara develops new pump model for industrial process Ebara Corp […]
  • Hoyer motors drive pressure for reverse osmosis June 27, 2019
    The Norwater factory where high pressure pumps are used in its reverse osmosis systems.Motors supplied by Danish company, Hoyer Motors, are driving high pressure pumps used in a reverse osmosis system in Norway. Norwegian company Norwater produces freshwater systems to vessels and rigs in the marine, fish farming and offshore industries.  It provides fresh water for […]
  • Borger pumps detoxify oil/water mixture June 25, 2019
    The three Borger pumps detoxify oil that has escaped into water at a decontamination plant.Three rotary lobe pumps made by Borger are playing an important role detoxifying oil that has escaped into water at a decontamination plant used by fire services and disaster relief agencies. The process involves all three pumps in three separate stages. […]
  • Andritz to provide pumps for Chinese water infrastructure project June 24, 2019
    Andritz is providing four double-stage vertical pumps for the Shanxi Xiaolangdi Yellow River Diversion project. © Andritz.Andritz will supply four two-stage vertical pumps for water transport as part of the Shanxi Xiaolangdi Yellow River Diversion Project in China. With two reservoirs, several tunnels, underground canals, pumping stations, pipelines and aqueducts, the project is designed to […]
  • Armstrong introduces self-regulating fire pump June 21, 2019
    Armstrong's self-regulating variable speed fire pump which has new safety benefits.Armstrong Fluid Technology has unveiled its self-regulating variable speed fire pump which has new safety benefits and is the first fire pump to meet NFPA-20 (2019 Edition), Section 4.8 standards.  Steven Baird, marketing manager, Fire Products at Armstrong, said: “The new Design Envelope Fire Pump will […]
  • Ohio Transmission Corp acquires Furey Filter & Pump and PSI Engineering June 20, 2019
    US industrial distributor and service provider Ohio Transmission Corporation (OTC) has expanded its pump, filtration, service and fabrication business with the acquisition of Furey Filter & Pump Inc and its subsidiary PSI Engineering LLC. Together, the two companies employ 65 people in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Founded in 1956 in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin suburb of Germantown, […]
  • Xylem presents data driven solutions at GLS 2019 June 20, 2019
    Xylem will show how its decision intelligence tools use digital technology to change utility economics and operations. (Image: Shutterstock)Global water technology company Xylem will showcase its portfolio of tools which harness the power of digital technologies at the Global Leakage Summit 2019, which takes place on 25-26 June in London. Xylem, an impact sponsor at […]
  • KSB's Brodersen reconfirmed as chairman of VDMA Pumps + Systems June 18, 2019
    Dr Sönke Brodersen.Dr Sönke Brodersen, KSB SE & Co KGaA’s global executive officer Committees and Associations, is to continue as chairman of the VDMA Pumps + Systems Association. The executive board of VDMA Pumps + Systems consists of 15 people from the pump industry and is now elected every four years. Dr Brodersen has been […]
  • Vesconite supplies 5000-unit blanket order June 14, 2019
    Vesconite Hilube wear rings produced by Vesconite Bearings.Vesconite Bearings is supplying a Georgia-based vertical-turbine pump manufacturer with a 5000-unit blanket wear-rings order, allowing the manufacturer to request low-friction Vesconite Hilube polymer wear rings for 10 of its vertical-turbine-pump models. The company ordered its first Vesconite Hilube wear rings in 2015 and, after testing, started ordering […]
  • Grundfos partners with Médecins Sans Frontières June 12, 2019
    Grundfos CEO Mads Nipper (left) and Médecins Sans Frontières' Jesper Brix (right).A new partnership between Grundfos and Médecins Sans Frontières will give the international humanitarian organisation access to the Danish water technology company’s solar powered pump solutions and expert knowledge. The partnership will focus on ensuring Médecins Sans Frontières and local communities in crisis regions […]
  • EKKI Pumps and HOMA to open JV factory in India June 11, 2019
    Left to right: Kanishka Arumugam (chief executive, EKKI HOMA), Karin Stoll (German Consul General Chennai) and P Arumugam (chief executive, EKKI & Deccan Pumps Pvt Ltd).Left to right: Kanishka Arumugam, Karin Stoll and P Arumugam.India’s EKKI Pumps and Germany’s HOMA Pumpenfabrik GmbH are investing in a new plant in Coimbatore, India as part of their […]