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DesalData.com is a groundbreaking business development and consultancy package from the publishers of Global Water Intelligence in association with IDA. It is revolutionising the ways in which companies work in the desalination sector, by bringing together a powerful set of analytical tools alongside an intuitive user interface.
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18 May 2015 Water district approves SWRO term sheet
By a 7-3 vote, Orange County Water District directors have approved a water reliability term sheet with Poseidon Water that establishes a framework for negotiating a final water contract to purchase water from the proposed Huntington Beach Desalination…
18 May 2015 Carlsbad dilution zone explained
In its newly amended Ocean Plan, the California Water Board said that the preferred seawater desal plant concentrate discharge method is “to commingle brine with wastewater (e.g., agricultural, municipal, industrial, power plant cooling water, etc.) that would otherwise…
18 May 2015 Pall to be acquired
Danaher Corporation has announced that it will acquire New York-based Pall Corporation for $13.8 billion. The Washington DC-based Danaher is a global science and technology company whose water-related businesses include ChemTreat, Hach and Trojan Technologies. The offer represents…
18 May 2015 FO+RO energy efficiency to be shown
Last week, the California Energy Commission formally approved $5.7 million in award funding to Porifera to underwrite demonstration tests of the energy efficiency of its forward osmosis (FO) technology at six California companies. According to Porifera CEO Olgica…
18 May 2015 Membrane company seeks funding
In 2011, WDR reviewed an RO membrane design under development by New Mexico-based Aqua Membranes. The company’s spiral-wound RO membrane eliminated traditional woven mesh feed spacers by embossing spacers directly onto the membrane leaves. The design has been…
18 May 2015 People: Bob Yamada
San Diego County Water Authority has promoted Bob Yamada to the position of director of water resources. The appointment will be effective 1 July, and he may be contacted at email@example.com.
18 May 2015 Transition: Bob Nichols
Transition: Bob Nichols, former president of Texas-based Freese and Nichols consulting firm, died on 8 May. He was 88. Mr Nichols had a 67-year career at the company, and had been an active president emeritus from 1992 through…
18 May 2015 No WDR next week
WDR will be taking next week’s US Memorial Day holiday off and will return on Monday, 1 June.