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SUEZ to expand Hungarian ultrafiltration membrane plant

19-12-2019
SUEZ, ultrafiltration, membrane, Hungary

As a result of increased global demand for membrane technologies used in the water sector, SUEZ will invest approximately €30 million (S$45.2 billion) to expand its state-of-the-art facility in Oroszlány, Hungary, where it manufactures ultrafiltration membranes for water and wastewater treatment. Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs …

Wastewater treatment boosted in Istanbul with MBR upgrade

03-12-2019
MBR, Istanbul, membrane bioreactor

The completion of the Ataköy wastewater treatment plant in Istanbul, Turkey, is helping the historical king of thermal desalination Fisia Italimpianti broaden its global project portfolio. Worth €83.9 million (S$126.9 million), the project is being modernised and expanded to process 600,000 m3/day, serving three million people …

Memsift Innovations secures BOO service contract from global pharma giant to treat liquid-waste

21-10-2019
Memsift, membrane distillation, wastewater treatment

Singapore cleantech start-up Memsift has received a Build Own Operate (BOO) service contract from a global pharmaceutical giant. Based on the contract, Memsift will design, build, own and operate a 1,000,000 L/year liquid-waste treatment system for the company by using the proprietary TS-30™ Improved Membrane Distillation (IMD) process. The …

BASF to sell its ultrafiltration membrane business to DuPont

24-09-2019
BASF, DuPont, inge GmbH, ultrafiltration membrane, acquisition, ultrafiltration membrane technology

BASF and DuPont Safety & Construction (DuPont) recently announced that the companies have signed an agreement where BASF will sell its ultrafiltration membrane business to DuPont. The divesture includes the shares of inge GmbH, the business’ international sales force, its headquarters and production site in Greifenberg, Germany, and …

Editor’s pickPUB opens world’s largest ceramic membrane water treatment plant

29-08-2019
Singapore, PUB, ceramic membrane, water treatment, wastewater treatment

Singapore’s national water agency, PUB, has unveiled its latest state-of-the-art water treatment plant at Choa Chu Kang Waterworks (CCKWW), which houses the largest ceramic membrane system in the world. This is the result of the PUB’s long-term investments in R&D with over a decade of dedicated research and trials in ceramic …