The U.S. Patent Office has awarded Siemens Water Technologies a patent for a system and method to control biofouling of filters used as a first stage of treating ballast water in its SeaCURE Ballast Water Management System.The patent, entitled “Method and System for Biofouling Control of Shipboard Components" (U.S. patent no. 8,591,740 B2), involves injection of biocide into ballast seawater before it reaches the large surface filter intakes to reduce the growth of marine organisms that canContinue Reading
Siemens Water Technologies' magnetite ballasted CoMag System, a proven
solution for municipalities to increase water and wastewater treatment
plant clarification performance in confined footprints, is now available
for industrial water and wastewater treatment applications.
Simple and reliable, the CoMag System uses magnetite to ballast
conventional chemical floc for enhanced settling rates and increased
performance of wastewater andContinue Reading
AEA Investors LP has signed an agreement to acquire the municipal,
industrial and services water and wastewater treatment operations and
assets of Siemens Water Technologies for EUR 640 million. The
transaction is still subject to regulatory ap-proval.
With more than 45 years of investing experience, AEA has an established
track record of achieving superior returns as a leading private equity
partner to middle market companies. AEAContinue Reading