Join Training Workshop on Saline Wastewater Treatment Technologies in Hunter Valley, Near Sydney Australia

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Workshop will focus on sustainable saline wastewater treatment and reclamation technologies for real world applications. A unique training opportunity for process and design engineers and professionals to also enjoy a premier wine growing region of Australia.


Sustainable Saline Wastewater Treatment and Reclamation Technologies for Real World Applications

9 - 11 November 2011, Hunter Valley, NSW, Australia

From concept to system development and application in water supply, natural resources development, energy generation and industrial wastewater resource recovery and reuse

Topics include:

  •     Saline wastewater management challenges and opportunities for sustainable resource recovery and waste minimization
  •     Brine management options, concepts and systems
  •     Treatment technologies and products recovery options
  •     Economics and business environment
  •     Scenario analysis and techno-economic evaluations
  •     Field demonstration of treatment technologies

Training by experts in the field:

  •     Geo-Processors, Australia
  •     Mickley and Associates, USA
  •     Invited speakers for case studies

Workshop will be led by Dr. Aharon Arakel from Geo-Processors. Program includes lectures, case studies, group based scenario analyses, followed by viewing of state of the art brine treatment technologies in action at Geo-Processors’ Technology Demonstration Facility at Cessnock, Hunter Valley.

Workshop fee:
Workshop fees will depend on the number of participants and are expected to be in the vicinity of A$2,500 per attendee; the final amount will be advised in the next circular around mid August.

Workshop fees cover the following expenses:

  •     Transfers from Sydney to Hunter Valley workshop venue and demonstration site
  •     Accommodation, meals and complementary drinks
  •     Printout and CD of the lecture notes

Who should attend:
This training workshop is tailored for process and design engineers seeking techno-economic knowledge on brine treatment options for resource recovery and/or waste minimisation. Accordingly, the workshop is most suited for the following professionals:

  •     Water/wastewater planning or reuse engineers and technologists
  •     Petroleum, mining, food processing and energy utilities process and water engineers
  •     Technologists and technical services providers engaged by consulting firms
  •     Research engineers seeking working knowledge of appropriate brine treatment and resource recovery technologies
  •     Chemical engineers and environmental engineers dealing with industrial waste

A certificate of attendance will be provided to participants attending full workshop program.

TEL: (+ 61 2) 9890 5006     FAX: (+61 2) 9890 5007
EMAIL: saltech2011(at)geo-processors(dot)com
(Deadline for Expression of Interest: August 8, 2011)


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