Entrants were asked to develop a new design for a central tube connector for the company's spiral-wound reverse osmosis membranes
GE announced the five winners of its latest innovation challenge to develop a new design for a central tube connector for its spiral-wound reverse osmosis (RO) membranes. The company was looking for a unique and original means of connection that eliminated components, reduced cost and improved efficiency, while also expediting the manufacturing process.
The company plans to continue improving website functionality and adding content
Applied Membranes Inc. (AMI) launched its new website at www.appliedmembranes.com.
Mobile reverse osmosis system will provide clean water for 90 days
GE will commission a reverse osmosis (RO) mobile water filtration system at the Golden Valley Electric Assn. (GVEA) coal-fired power plant in Healy, Alaska. The GE system will provide the plant with clean water during a planned outage to upgrade the plant’s water treatment system and environmental controls and facilitate the startup of Unit 2. The total power output of the facility once Unit 2 is online will be 80 MW. The two-unit station is located approximately 300 miles south of the Arctic Circle.
Launching in April 2015, AXEON X1-Series industrial RO systems are cost-effective turnkey solutions for industrial process water applications. AXEON X1 systems are available in capacities from 20 to 125 gpm. They offer up to 80% recovery, thereby minimizing wastewater.
Awardees were recognized at an awards luncheon during the conference in Orlando, Fla.
The American Membrane Technology Assn. and the American Water Works Assn. announced four awardees at the 2015 Membrane Technology Conference (MTC). Awardees were recognized at an awards luncheon during the conference in Orlando, Fla.
The event will be held March 2 to 6, 2015, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort
THe American Membrane Technology Assn. and the American Water Works Assn. will present the latest developments in membrane water treatment technologies at the Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition. The event will take place March 2 to 6, 2015, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fla.
Seawater desalination system provides free, clean drinking water to residents and workers in Uribia La Guajira, Colombia
AMPAC USA has supplied the Red Cross Society in Uribia La Guajira, Colombia, with its most recent water purification system. The company designed and fabricated the mobile seawater desalination water maker SWRO100K-LX to help the Red Cross Society workers and local residents have free access to pure drinking water. This project was completed in January 2015 and the latest reports state that the Red Cross Society is satisfied with the results.
Arizona correctional facility reduces TDS with reverse osmosis system
In 2013, AdEdge Water Technologies LLC was contacted by Valentine Eng. to participate in a design/build project that was ongoing at the Red Rock Correctional Center facility in Eloy, Ariz. CCA is the parent company and is an operator of privately owned and operated prisons throughout the U.S.
R14 Series reverse osmosis (RO) systems for water purification in commercial settings are ideal for applications including municipal water treatment, steam boiler and steam sterilizer makeup, laboratory use, spot-free car washes, food processing, and metal plating and finishing, as well as for water for humidification.
The compact, wall-mounted, heavy-duty RO systems come in three models for flow rates up to 5,400 gal per day (gpd). They are available with brass or stainless steel fittings.