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Insects inspire greener, cheaper membranes for desalination

23-07-2019
desalination, technology

A new membrane made from water-wet materials has specially designed gas-entrapping pores that allow it to simultaneously separate hot, salty from cool, pure water while facilitating the transfer of pure vapor from one side to the other. This principle, designed by KAUST researchers, could lead to greener, cheaper desalination …

Wastewater desalination company Atlantis Technologies announces partnership with Brazilian water tank giant Fortlev

18-07-2019
Desalination, Atlantis Technologies, Brazalian, Fortlev, Water Tank

Atlantis Technologies is proud to announce a distribution and manufacturing partnership with Brazilian water tank and system manufacturer Fortlev. Headquartered in Vitoria, Brazil, Fortlev is South America’s largest tank builder, with eight large factories across Brazil and more than 100,000 customers. Fortlev (Portuguese for …

IDE Technologies to Provide Reverse Osmosis Solutions for Singapore’s Jurong Island Desalination Plant

27-06-2019
IDE Technologies, Jurong Island Desalination Plant, desalination, reverse osmosis, water treatment, wastewater treatment, wastewater, Singapore

IDE Technologies has been awarded the contract to deliver a reverse osmosis (RO) system for the Jurong Island Desalination Plant (JIDP). This plant will be Singapore’s fifth desalination plant and have a capacity of 35.7 MGD (135,000 m3/d). This combined system will produce high-quality water to Singapore. As Singapore is a small city-state …

IDE Technologies to Provide Reverse Osmosis Solutions for Singapore’s Jurong Island Desalination Plant

21-06-2019
IDE Technologies, reverse osmosis, desalination, Singapore

IDE Technologies has been awarded the contract to deliver a reverse osmosis (RO) system for the Jurong Island Desalination Plant (JIDP). This plant will be Singapore’s fifth desalination plant and have a capacity of 35.7 MGD (135,000 m3/d). This combined system will produce high-quality water to Singapore. As Singapore is a small city-state …

Radical desalination approach may disrupt the water industry

08-05-2019
desalination, water treatment

Hypersaline brines – water that contains high concentrations of dissolved salts and whose saline levels are higher than ocean water – are a growing environmental concern around the world. Very challenging and costly to treat, they result from water produced during oil and gas production, inland desalination concentrate, landfill …

Fluence announces first NIROBOX™ order in the USA

06-05-2019
Fluence, desalination

Fluence Corporation Limited (FLC.AX) has executed the first order of its NIROBOX™ Smart Packaged desalination solution in the USA. The NIROBOX SW XL will be delivered to the Laguna Development Corporation (LDC) and will be located on the Laguna Pueblo near Albuquerque, New Mexico. The seawater desalination unit will treat brine produced by …