Academy Event

 

 

IDA ACADEMY-SgWA DESALINATION MASTERCLASS – JULY 12-14, 2018

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Location: PUB Waterhub, 80 Toh Guan Road East. Singapore
Date: Day 1 – July 12, 2018
Instructor: Nikolay Voutchkov, PE, BCEE, Water Globe Consultants, LLC, USA

Course: Design and Process of RO Desalination Plants (morning)

  • Intakes and Pretreatment for SWRO Desalination Plants to Optimum Design
  • Application, Design to Optimum Membrane SWRO Configuration
  • Concentrate Management to Optimum Discharge System
  • Desalination Plant Case Studies

Course: Membrane Desalination: Challenges & Solutions (afternoon)

  • Membrane Fouling: Causes and Solutions
  • Algal Blooms & Oil Spills: Challenges and Mitigation
  • Energy Consumption Challenges and Space Limitations

Location: PUB Waterhub, 80 Toh Guan Road East. Singapore
Date: Day 2 – July 13, 2018
Instructor: Nikolay Voutchkov, PE, BCEE, Water Globe Consultants, LLC, USA

Course: Operation and Maintenance of RO Desalination Plants (full-day)

  • Performance Targets of RO Desalination Projects
  • Plant Commissioning, Acceptance Test and Operation
  • Labor and Consumables Requirements of RO Desalination
  • Maintenance and Troubleshooting of RO Plants
  • Components and Optimization of the RO Plants O&M Costs

Location: PUB Waterhub, 80 Toh Guan Road East. Singapore
Date: Day 3 – July 14, 2018
Instructor: Professor Tony Fane, Former Director Singapore Membrane Technology
Centre, NTU, Emeritus Prof UNESCO Centre for Membranes, UNSW, Australia

Course: The Desalination Plant of the Future (morning)

  • Future Demand and Supply, Sustainability, Energy Trends
  • Seawater vs Wastewater, the One Water Approach
  • Process Developments – UF, NF, RO, ED, MD. Introducing FO, PRO and RED
  • Ultrapermeable Membranes, Bioinspired membranes, Graphene and Nanotubes
  • Advanced Fouling Control and Towards Minimum Energy & Resource Recovery

To register, please contact us at academy@idadesal.org