Dr. Boris Liberman | CTO and Vice President, IDE Technologies | August 28, 2019
Alexander Zarchin (1897-1988) was a Ukrainian-born Israeli engineer and passionate inventor, with many remarkable developments in chemistry and physics under his wing. After emigrating from Russia to Israel in 1947, he became one of the pioneers of seawater desalination in Israel, and was also the inventor of Vacuum Freezing Vapor Compression - or VFVC - a freeze desalination method for seawater (read more about “The Zarchin Process” below).Read more
Alex Drak Ph.D. | Senior Process Engineer, IDE Technologies | July 1, 2019
Industrial advancements and population growth increase the need to generate water from available sources such as sea and brackish water.
Current technologies available today for water production / desalination can be divided into two major categories - membrane technology, primarily reverse osmosis (RO), and thermal technologies such as multiple effect distillation and mechanical vapor compression.Read more
Tomer Efrat | Director, Business Development & Product Management | June 23, 2019
What needs is the mining industry facing today?
According to Reuters, the world’s top mining companies have been recently warned that assets will be stranded and investors will walk away unless they deal with water scarcity in key mining regions such as Africa, Australia and Latin America.