The City of Vero Beach and Reiss Engineering replaced 10-year old 8.5 inch diameter membranes in an existing 2 MGD reverse osmosis skid with more efficient modern elements in order to save energy while maintaining the same rejection performance. This article presents the steps taken to evaluate and select a replacement membrane and the associated benefits to the City.
This presentation is available to AMTA Members only.
- C. Robert Reiss, PhD, PE
- Reiss Engineering, Inc.
- AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference, Orlando, FL
- AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference
- City of Vero Beach, Energy Savings, 8.5" Diameter RO membranes, Hybrid