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Filtration and Separation news, January 2011

Scorpio Acquisition Corp, an affiliate of Blackstone Capital Partners V LP, has completed its acquisition of nonwovens specialist Polymer Group Inc.


Swedish filtration company Nederman is moving its US headquarters from Westland, Michigan to Thomasville, North Carolina.


Pall Corp chairman, CEO and president Eric Krasnoff is to retire by his 60th birthday in March 2012, once his successors have been named.


GEA Process Engineering is to supply a Czech dairy company with new evaporator


ROPV has added new personnel to its global market team.


The WateReuse Research Foundation is looking for preproposals for funding consideration under its 2011 Unsolicited Research Program.


Enviro Voraxial Technology Inc has received a purchase order for multiple Voraxial separators for an offshore produced water application in South America.


WesTech Engineering Inc has bought WWETCO LLC, an Atlanta, Georgia-based environmental product and services company that specialises in the monitoring, mea


Filtration specialist Porvair plc’s results for the year ended 30 November 2010 are ahead of expectations with revenues up 15% to £63.6 million and profit


The Hannover Messe, which takes place from 4 to 8 April, will feature a new display category focusing on innovations for urban infrastructure and cities, c


Clean Membranes Inc, a Lexington, Massachusetts-based start-up developing a new generation of non-fouling membranes, has concluded a Series A round of fina


Trojan Technologies and its exclusive distributor in Australia, Aquatec-Maxcon Pty Ltd, are to provide the ultraviolet (UV) disinfection system for the Eas


Registration is now open for the American Water Works Association’s (AWWA) 2011 Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE11), which will be held in Washington, D


Mar Cor Purification has entered into a distribution agreement with ELGA LabWater LLC to sell and service ELGA LabWater systems in North America.


Thomas Ramsey joins Purafil to boost new business in filtration.


Donaldson Company has expanded its fuel filter offering to provide additional options to protect engine components and extend equipment life.


Orrell Filtration, a UK manufacturer of filter sleeves/bags for dust extraction equipment has acquired the filter bag division of Manchester-based Hilson L


Reverse osmosis membrane company NanoH2O has named Kyle MacDonald as vice president of operations.


Nederman Norclean AS is moving production from its plant in Sandefjord, Norway to the Nederman production units in Töredal and Helsingborg, Sweden.


Unilever is installing a Paques bio-digester at an ice cream factory in Hellendoorn, the Netherlands.


Switzerland’s LNS Group has bought the Italian company Fox IFS, a manufacturer of industrial air filtration systems, including oil mist collectors.


Ahlstrom’s Louveira plant in Brazil has flooded after a thunderstorm.


H2O Innovation Inc has secured new contracts worth C$2.4 million to provide custom-built water treatment systems and equipment to industrial, mining and mu


ITT Corp is to separate its businesses into three publicly traded companies.


Filter company Clarcor Inc has acquired one of its filtration media suppliers - TransWeb LLC.


Hyflux Ltd is investing US$45 million in three Build-Own-Transfer (BOT) water projects at the Hechuan Industrial Park in Chongqing City, China.


Seawater reverse osmosis plant in Magtaa, Algeria, to begin installing ERI TurboChargers.


Deutsche MeerwasserEntsalzung (DME) GmbH is organising two desalination workshops.


GEA Niro has introduced a drying and separation process that will make aloe vera more widely available for a number of industries.


Scottish Water awards £31 million storm water management project to Black & Veatch in joint venture with Morrison Construction.


Ceco Environmental Corp president Richard Blum has left the company.


Parker Hannifin Corp has acquired Brazilian hydraulic filter manufacturer HDA Acessorios e Equipamentos Ltd.


Severn Trent Services is supplying its TETRA NSAF (nitrifying submerged aerated filter) and TETRA DeepBed filtration technologies for upgrades to Northumbr


BIO-UV, a French manufacturer of ultraviolet systems for water treatment, in partnership with PHAESUN, has developed BIO-SUN.


Nederman Holding AB is selling its shares in Dantherm Filtration Oy to Indutrade Oy.


Former Millipore executive Dominique Baly has joined Sartorius as president of the Sartorius Group Laboratory Business.


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