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Filtration and Separation news, September 2012

Xylem Inc is supplying its Sanitaire ICEAS biological technology for a new wastewater treatment plant in Brazil.


Did you know it takes 100,000 gallons of water to produce a single megawatt hour of electricity?


The TMH20 line of reverse osmosis membrane products have been approved for use with drinking water.


Pall Corp is to open a state-of-the-art Life Sciences Center of Excellence in Westborough, Massachusetts, USA in spring 2013.


The European Investment Bank has granted a €45 million loan to Outotec Oyj to finance the development of minerals and metallurgical processing technologies


Brian Gabbett, the managing director of the UK’s Carlson Filtration Ltd, is retiring after 11 years in the role.


Germany’s Mann+Hummel has set up a 100%-owned subsidiary in Bangkok, Thailand to grow the group’s automotive and water business in the region.


In-depth study of thermal and membrane desalination technologies will be the focus of the IDA Desalination Academy’s upcoming course to be held on December


Donaldson Company has introduced a new line of high pressure delivery filters – Bulk hP™ – designed to filter hydraulic and lube oils during the final tran


The Dow Chemical Company and the Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) have signed a commercial agreement for research collaboration.


IDE Technologies Ltd. has appointed Mark Lambert as chief executive officer of IDE Americas.


Sartorius, the laboratory and pharmaceutical supplier, has opened a new plant in Guxhagen in northern Hesse, Germany for the manufacture of bioreactors.


German company Gebr. Kufferath AG (GKD) has formed a subsidiary in Chile.


Outotec will supply flotation technology to a major copper producer in South America for their concentrator expansion in a contract valued at more than €30


Hydro International’s Dynasand and Dynasand Oxy vertical sand filters have been installed at Scottish Water’s sewage treatment works in Ashgill, Coalburn a


SiC ceramic membrane specialist LiqTech International Inc has entered into a cooperation agreement with Denmark’s Provital Solution A/S to jointly penetrat


Pentair Inc shareholders have voted to approve the company’s all-stock merger with Tyco International Ltd’s flow control business.


FLSmidth has won a US$115 million order to supply engineering, design and equipment, including pressure filters, for a copper mine expansion in South Ameri


Pieralisi Group has appointed Choi Au-Yeung as head of its Separation Solutions division.


In its first year as a standalone company, Xylem Inc has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability North A


Punj Lloyd has commissioned India’s VA Tech Wabag Ltd to supply a US$10 million desalination plant and ultrapure water treatment system for Qatar Solar Tec


GE is to design an integrated evaporator system for Athabasca Oil Corp’s 12 000 barrels per day Hangingstone oil sands operation near Fort McMurray in nort


Ahlstrom is investing in additional capacity for filtration materials at its site in Turin, Italy.


Sweden’s Nederman is expanding its industrial air filtration portfolio by acquiring the US group Environmental Filtration Technologies (EFT).


Metal chips and fines that collect in machine tool sumps and large central systems can now be effectively removed with Eriez® Hydroflow’s solids-from-liqui


Ecologix Environmental Systems has started up an advanced, end-to-end wastewater treatment facility on Russia’s Russky Island.


AES Arabia Ltd has secured a US$14 million contract to design, manufacture, construct, commission and start-up a dedicated seawater reverse osmosis plant i


Metso will provide a €67 million complete minerals processing system to Ferrexpo Poltava Mining Co in Ukraine.


Toray Industries Inc has received two separate orders to supply reverse osmosis (RO) membranes to seawater desalination plants in Al Zawra and Ghalilah in


Modern Water plc has completed the installation and commissioning of its 200 cubic metres per day forward osmosis desalination plant at Al Najdah in the Al


Ahlstrom Corp has signed an agreement to acquire Munktell Filter AB, a Swedish producer of filtration materials mainly for life science and laboratory appl


ALGAE-X International (AXI) has released the TK 240-XT Portable Fuel Tank Cleaning and Fuel Transfer System.


Meissner now offers its new QuaDrum™ storage containers in 50 L, 100 L and 200 L volumes to support its One-Touch® single-use systems biocontainer assembly


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