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Filtration and Separation news, October 2014

Sartorius opens application centre in Shanghai

Sartorius has inaugurated a new 240 sq m application centre at its Shanghai office in China.


BEPeterson has made an ASME-approved filter housing pressure vessel to be used in the filtration industry.


Clarcor Industrial Air reports that the number of gas turbines using its clearcurrentPRO inlet filters has reached 300 installations worldwide.


Eriez HydroFlow has developed Hydrofiber, a 100% pure and natural powdered cellulose filter media produced from virgin pulp.


Hi-line industries present their compressed air dryers.


Ahlstrom has officially opened its new service centre in Vilnius, Lithuania.


Croft Additive Manufacturing (CAM) has used additive manufacturing (AM) to create a filter that prevents the accumulation of bacteria, making it suitable f


Scientists have developed a way of using discarded cigarette ashes to remove arsenic from drinking water.


SPX Corp’s board of directors has approved a plan to spin-off its Flow business into a new standalone, publicly traded company.


Research undertaken by the UH Cullen College of Engineering could help improve surface and groundwater supplies in the US by improving nanofiltration metho


Pig and poultry specialist Big Dutchman has developed a fresh air filter which can significantly reduce the risk of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Sy


Dow Water & Process Solutions and washing machine manufacturer Haier Group have commercialised an eco-friendly washing machine using Dow’s ultrafiltration


Sonitec-Vortisand says that its microsand filtration technology is in the Global Top 30 for the Global Cleantech Cluster Association (GCCA) 2014 Later Stag


Xylem Inc says that it demonstrated its new Flygt cloud-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system at the WEFTEC water show.


The WateReuse Association has released a new White Paper that explains the changes in eligibility for the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF), the pro


A Hitachi Ltd and Veolia Environnement consortium and Egyptian engineering firm ArabCo have received an order from the Iraqi Ministry of Municipalities and


Ahlstrom is to simplify its structure and organization from 1 January 2015 with three business areas: Filtration, Building and Energy, and Food and Medical


3M Introduces latest sterilising-grade air and gas filters for food processing


Xylem Inc has provided denitrification systems for three wastewater treatment plants in eastern China.


McCrometer says that its FPI-X dual sensor electromagnetic flowmeter can deliver accurate and repeatable measurement under extreme flow conditions.


Porvair is developing a new method of generating energy that has the potential to transform the nuclear industry.


Freudenberg Filtration Technologies says that found multiple supposed patent violations of its micronAir cabin air filters at the Automechanika exhibition


Thermo Scientific has developed the TSQ Duo triple quadrupole GC-MS/MS system for laboratories performing environmental analysis, forensics testing or othe


Entegris Inc has introduced a new product in its VaporSorb airborne molecular contamination (AMC) filter line.


BASF subsidiary inge GmbH is to supply more than 4000 T-Rack 3.0 series ultrafiltration (UF) modules for a desalination plant in Jamnagar, India.


Flottweg plans to showcase its complete processing lines for the manufacture of beverages and juices at the BrauBeviale 2014 drinks fair which takes place


Hollingsworth & Vose is to increase its high efficiency and specialty filtration product prices globally by 3–5%.


RGF Environmental Group has redesigned its REME Halo & Guardian Air QR+ indoor air quality (IAQ) units.


APMG Ltd has developed a new version of its rear-mounted fume-cupboard-scrubber.


Envent has introduced the ESCRUB 2000 scrubber unit which can reduce or eliminate H2S, SOx, or ammonia vapours at a rate of up to 2,000 SCFM.


Voith Paper has developed the InfiltraScrewpress, part of its line of BlueLine range of stock preparation machines.


Porvair has introduced a product validation service for its range of polymeric cartridge filters for use in the pharmaceutical industry.


GEA is looking to deliver 4–6% average annual organic growth in sales to 2020, and operating EBIT margin of 13–16% from 2017 once the full benefits of the


Three geothermal power plants in Turkey, owned by Kipas Holding, have installed GE’s InSight Knowledge Management Solution, a remote monitoring and diagnos


Eaton’s mechanically cleaned strainers aim to conserve water and expand efficiency for industrial manufacturing.


Valmet Corporation, a developer and supplier of services and technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries, plans to supply equipment and technica


World Water Works has launched Ideal S-Select sludge conditioning technology which it says can help eliminate floating or bulking sludge in conventional ac


Outotec has added TankCell e630 to its flotation portfolio.


LiqTech International Inc has received a US$200 000 order to install an SiC membrane system later this year at a Danish power plant to remove heavy metals


The Weir Group plc is acquiring Trio Engineered Products, a Chinese-American manufacturer of crushing and separation equipment for the mining and aggregate


3M Purification has developed a new range of sterilising-grade air and gas filters compliant with food and beverage industry standards.


Mineral coatings on sand particles could actually encourage microbial activity in the rapid sand filters that are used to treat groundwater for drinking, a


United Envirotech Ltd has signed a framework agreement with Chinese state-owned water company Chengdu Xingrong Investment Co Ltd to establish a 49/51% join


Kelly McAndrew has joined Xylem Inc as vice president of global public affairs.


MegaCell Engineering Srl, an Italian start-up that specialises in renewable energy, has developed a hybrid photovoltaic desalination system featuring a new


Biochemical company Sigma-Aldrich’s analytical products and services research business Supelco has launched the Ascentis Express 2.0 micron, a liquid chrom


Drinking water specialist WaterBean has launched an alkaline water filter for the consumer market.


Medora Corp’s SolarBee mixers have been installed at the Pagosa mineral-rich geothermal hot springs located in the high desert plateau of southwestern Colo


Advanced water treatment plant project explores new water source.


Alan O’Connell, the former president and CEO of the Camfil Group, has been appointed executive vice president of Camfil Air Pollution Control (APC), in cha


Ambient Water, a provider of atmospheric water generation systems for extracting water from humidity in the air, plans to install an atmospheric water gene


Kelheim Fibres selected as finalist in two categories of ITMA Future Materials Awards.


GEA Group AG has signed an agreement to acquire Netherlands-based de Klokslag, a supplier of large scale equipment for cheese production.


BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc, a specialist in the treatment of mine impacted waters, has expanded its patent portfolio by issuing two new patents


Advanced Filtration Concepts Inc has relocated to new offices in Norwalk, California, USA.


Filter manufacturer, Croft Filters, has been shortlisted for two categories in this year’s 'The Manufacturer of the Year Awards', following its investment


TrojanUV has launched the TrojanUVTelos, a UV system especially designed for small communities.


AquaMedix LLC says that, in tests, Legionella bacteria was not detected from any water samples collected from its HandShower filter outlets during or afte


Medical device components maker Filtertek Ireland will add 35 new manufacturing roles over five years at its Newcastle West, Co Limerick plant, bringing to


Following its purchase of Frantz Filter, Lubrication Specialties Inc says that it is now offering the oil filter with a new filter media.


Mann+Hummel has opened three new distribution centres in Canada.


UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, has announced its commercial launch of an integrated bioreactor system designed to remove organic and inorganic contaminants


Former Veolia Water executive Philippe Laval has joined RWL Water as chief operating officer, Global Operations.


FreedomAirFilters.com has developed the Peterbilt fresh air filter pre-filter, designed to protect a range of fresh air filters in Peterbilt models in engi


Phenomenex introduces first synthetic sorbent for simplified liquid extraction (SLE)


Livestock Water Recycling manure treatment system helps a dairy farm recycle clean water.


IDE selects Protec Arisawa to provide reverse osmosis membrane technology for Carlsbad desalination project.


Alfa Laval has shown a compact screw press as part of its sludge dewatering product range at the WEFTEC water show.


Oldcastle Stormwater Solutions’ Perk Filter, a stormwater media filtration device used to reduce pollutant loading in runoff from urban developments, has r


Pentair is to supply its X-Flow ultrafiltration (UF) membranes as pretreatment for the Kraken floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) sulphate r


Siemens has developed the SITRANS LH100 submersible level transducer for use in hydrostatic level applications.


Ozoniers.com, a brand of Qingdao Danjia Machinery, has launched a new patented ozone generator for the disinfection, purification and sterilization of wast


SPX Corp has secured a contract worth more than US$10 million from a global producer of infant formula to expand its drying plant in India.


Dover Corp has acquired Accelerated Companies LLC, a supplier of artificial lift and fluid handling solutions for oil & gas production markets, in a deal v


Pall Corporation says that the next generation protection for Bleed Air filters for CFM International’s CFM56-7 aircraft engines has received a Supplementa


Donaldson Co Inc has completed its acquisition of Northern Technical LLC, a manufacturer of gas turbine inlet air filtration systems and replacement filter


Swiss engineering group Sulzer has completed the acquisitions of Advanced Separation Co (ASCOM) BV and ProLabNL BV.


BioLargo Inc says that scientists at the University of Alberta’s department of agricultural, food and nutritional science have tested and validated its Adv


3D printed membranes and filters and a new membrane that could remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere were the most popular stories on Filtration+Sepa


Global water services company Hyflux had signed an agreement to license hydrophilic (water-loving) filtration technology developed by the University of Sou


GE introduces new membrane technology to generate renewable energy from wastewater.


Sandler honoured as finalist of the German Award for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises


New low-profile belt press reduces time and operating costs.


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