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Filtration and Separation news, March 2010

FLSmidth receives US$31 million order for 14 filter presses

The mineral-type automated filter presses from FLSmidth will be installed as part of Rosemont Copper Company’s planned copper concentrator in Arizona, USA


Dr Wilfried Lehr, who has headed up the Mann+Hummel Automotive OEM Division since 2004, is leaving the German filter company at his own request to pursue o


Calgon Carbon Corp has increased its holding in Japanese joint venture Calgon Mitsubishi Chemical Corp (CMCC) from 49% to 80%.


The non-clogging pressure transmitters from FilterSense are designed for all types of dust collectors, baghouses and powder processes as an alternative to


The Fusion rectangular screen from Sweco features a cellular construction with a robust cage design reinforced with high-tensile-strength steel rods


CellMax bioreactors from Spectrum will be used in two science experiments on the next Space Shuttle flight to the International Space Station


Siemens is supplying the City of Modesto, California, with equipment for a 12.6 MGD membrane bioreactor (MBR) system at the Jennings Road Water Quality Con


Filtration + Separation editor, Mark Holmes highlights the major features in the latest issue of Filtration + Separation.


Biorem Inc has secured a C$760 000 order for an odour control system from a municipal wastewater treatment facility in Canada.


The AQUA uses vacuum distillation to convert seawater into high quality fresh water for potable and process uses, including Water for Injection (WFI)


GENUSA, a joint venture majority owned by Global Nuclear Fuel (GNF), has secured its first order with Swedish energy company OKG to supply the Oskarshamn n


Sweden’s Nederman Holding AB is set to double its industrial air filtration business by acquiring Dantherm Filtration from Dantherm A/S in a DKK280 million


Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group Inc is to acquire GE Energy’s electrostatic precipitator (ESP) and emissions monitoring business units.


Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction Co Ltd has selected ITT Corp to provide a desalination pretreatment system to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


The LT series watermakers, from Parker Racor, offer fresh water independence for ocean crossings, extended voyages or cruising, where dock water supplies a


The award from the American Filtration & Separation Society (AFS) recognised Pall’s FlexBowl filter housing system as a versatile and economical modular so


The Fleetguard ES Compleat OAT coolant is available in a nitrite, amine and phosphate free (NAP-free) formulation, offering aluminium and solid liner pitti


The TMIP series of photocatalytic impregnated titanium mesh filters are designed for incorporation into advanced air and water purification systems


The ISQ GC-MS system from Thermo Fisher features the ExtractaBrite ion source which offers simplified operation and maximum uptime for uninterrupted produc


The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named Kimberly-Clark Corp as a 2010 Energy Star Partner of the Year.


The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has selected Pall Corp to develop critical filtration and separation processes for a US Department of Energ


Modec has selected Siemens Water Technologies to provide Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) systems for a number of Floating, Production, Storage and Offloadi


Larox Corp has sold its 49% stake in Larox Flowsys Oy to Capillary Oy in a deal valued at €3.5 million.


Approval for ClearBallast, a jointly development between Hitachi Plant Technologies and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is based on the Procedure for Approval


Dr Karl Michael Millauer has joined Aquatech as senior vice-president.


PERF (Petroleum Environmental Research Forum) selected Siemens to test the viability of using a Petro MBR (membrane bioreactor) pilot unit to treat refiner


The Elix Advantage water purification system from Millipore incorporates electrodeionization, tap water pre-treatment and advanced reverse osmosis to produ


Epurair, a Noveko subsidiary, has signed a 30-month agreement with the 637-bed Jewish General Hospital to supply and clean the filters


The $500,000 water treatment facility, recently installed by Amiad, in Waku Kungo, Angola is the first combined-use water treatment plant in Africa


Thermo Fisher have announced that Nanopure-purified water can be used in scientific applications which are sensitive to samples containing bacteria, pyroge


Biorem Inc has received two orders for large scale odour control systems, worth C$1.7 million, bringing the filter company’s year-to-date orders to C$3.3 m


The Nosogard point-of-use infection control filters from Siemens help prevent pathogens in water used in the healthcare industry


The ICW-3000 water purification system from Millipore produces a constant and reliable source of ultrapure water for Dionex IC (Ion Chromatography) systems


By using less plastic in production, the AP2-G filters from 3M reduce waste and present an environmentally responsible source of quality drinking water


The bypass filters from NTZ Micro Filtration are being used in an effort to reduce customer operating costs through improving fluid cleanliness


The revised Micro-Tec II website from Garlock features an easy-to-use technology navigator which allows the users to explore the benefits of the Micr-Tec b


The UV-Tronic+ V5 PLC controller links to a UV disinfection system’s SCADA control system, allowing users to set up the UV system’s operating parameters to


The four new residential RO (reverse osmosis) elements from Dow Water & Process Solutions will replace the existing product line of Dow Filmtec solutions


Duoyuan Global Water Inc has appointed David Nickols to its board of directors.


The Y-series decanters from Alfa Laval are optimized for olive oil applications that include clarification, extraction, dewatering and classification on fi


Fairmount Minerals Ltd has launched Fairmount Water Solutions, a new subsidiary focused on improving the performance of engineered media in filtration serv


In the UK, ITT Water & Wastewater (ITT WWW) has set up ITT Projects, a 12-strong team responsible for project management, implementation and installation o


The filtration products from Johnson Pump are available in two ranges, four material options and 11 separate sizes offering filtration levels down to 10 mi


Filtration + Separation editor, Mark Holmes highlights the major features in the latest issue of Filtration + Separation.


GEA Group AG’s supervisory board has extended Jürg Oleas’s appointment as chairman of the executive board and industrial relations director until 31 Decemb


Winning product, Clarius, is an eco friendly water conditioner from Puronics which combines the company’s HYgene Bacteriostat technology with a new ‘green’


Switzerland’s Von Roll Holding AG has signed an agreement to acquire BHU Umwelttechnik GmbH, a German water and wastewater treatment engineering company.


The hollow fibre membrane treatment system from Siemens is part of the Groundwater Replenishment (GWR) System expansion at Orange County Water District in


Porvair’s validation guide describes Flourofil’s results, under approved protocol ASTM F838-05, a rigorous test for evaluating the bacterial retention char


Hyflux subsidiary, Hydrochem has been awarded the contract by TP Utilities to engineer, procure and construct works for stage one of the seawater desalinat


Mandarin is the seventh language to be added to the Cummins filtration website as part of the ongoing process to reach the company’s increasingly global cu


GE’s advanced filtration membranes and thermal water treatment technology will be used to treat mine water, enabling approximately 99% of the water to be r


Envirogen will provide process design and materials for a metals recovery system at a purified terephthalic acid (PTA) manufacturing site in the Republic o


The Milli-Q Direct system from Millipore is a single-source solution which provides optimum water production of pure and ultrapure water from the tap


The Baghouse controller features DeviceNet, a networking solution which reduces the cost and time required to wire and install industrial automation device


Biwater AEWT has delivered all four reverse osmosis trains on time to the Santa Monica Water Treatment Plant in Los Angeles, California.


Tomkins plc, the global engineering and manufacturing group, has acquired a 100% interest in air filter company Koch Filter Corp from the Koch family for a


Evonik Industries AG has acquired Membrane Extraction Technology Ltd (MET), a London, UK-based chemical separations specialist supplying the pharmaceutical


The upgrades are designed to improve reliability and reduce energy consumption at the Columbia Regional wastewater treatment plant, which serves more than


The ultra-low bleed TraceGOLD GC capillary columns from Thermo Fisher provide run-to-run and column-to-column reproducibility for reliable data, in combina


Andritz is planning to buy German solid/liquid separation company KMPT AG.


German pharmaceutical and chemical giant Merck KGaA is acquiring US life science company Millipore Corp for US$ 107 per share in a cash deal valued at appr


The patented process allows for the simultaneous sealing of multiple tubes within a single outer shell when an external radial compressive force is applied


The pump from Shimadzu can be used for analytical, semi-prep and prep LC (Liquid Chromatography) applications without needing to change pump heads


The £1.2 million project, using Stratophase’s SpectroSens optical microchip technology, will tackle production processes associated with active pharmaceuti


UK-based DavyMarkham has been acquired by India’s Hindustan Dorr Oliver (HDO) Ltd, which specialises in engineered solutions, technologies and EPC installa


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