The Dutch Consortium on Antibiotics and Medicinal Residues from Water, consisting of a 'Coalition of the Doing', is in line with this Dutch chain approach and focuses mainly on the removal of antibiotics. Together with other chain partners, this Consortium aims to deploy and where necessary develop the most sustainable and effective solutions. Within the Netherlands and beyond! Would you like to know more? [...]
10 - 20% more sludge breakdown and 20 - 30% higher biogas yield are the main reasons why Wetterskip Fryslan and Waterschap Brabantse Delta decided to test the fermentation process at the Burgum and Bath wastewater treatment plants. The core of the test The core of the test comprises a periodic small dosage on the sludge supply to the WWTP.
Ruben Brouwer, studies at the R.O.C. Friese Poort in Leeuwarden and follows the education Technician Engineering. He started his graduation internship at Brightwork on February 1st. Why did you choose for Brightwork? I was looking for a new challenge; in my previous internship I did a lot of construction work. I would like to work on sustainable [...]
During the week of the circular economy, Water Alliance in collaboration with TKI is organising a Master class on 4 February 2021 that highlights the many crossovers between water technology and other sectors. The Master class will provide insight into how entrepreneurs can further develop their innovation in the field of water technology. Therefore, Hans Wouters, innovation broker water technology, explains in a short [...]
With pride it was announced during the ''KVK Live Adviesdagen'' that Brightwork from Friesland is one of the 100 most innovative SME's of the Netherlands. By monitoring the filter installations of the water purification, they can be better maintained. This way, less manpower is needed, the filters perform better and they become more sustainable. Therefore Brightwork has developed a [...]
Delfland Water Board is going to realise a water reuse project at WWTP De Groote Lucht in Vlaardingen, the "Fresh Water Factory". Delfland Water Board, Sweco, Mobilis, Croonwolter&dros, ABB, Xylem and RWB signed the construction contract on 5 November. Brightwork in combination with RWB is part of the construction team and fulfils the role of sand filter specialist. With this installation a part of the [...]
TKI Water Technology and Water Alliance have appointed Hans Wouters as innovation broker for water technology. The innovation broker's task is to strengthen the innovative power and entrepreneurship of SMEs active in water technology. In this role, Hans answers questions from Dutch SMEs and tries to help them further. The appointment is [...]
Commissioned by Waterschap Drents Overijsselse Delta Brightwork started with a plan for the realisation of a full scale pilot installation at sewage treatment works Dalfsen. The waterboard aims to test a series connected screen installation, which is used to remove solids from activated sludge, including fibrous material. Primary objective Primary objective of the pilot plant is to [...].
In the Holland Pavilion at the IFAT two years ago, the basis was laid for a successful exclusive cooperation between the American technology supplier Drylet and consultancy firm Brightwork from Sneek. Drylet's technology Aqua Assist, in which substrate enriched with microbial material is introduced into bioreactors, leads to a reduction in sludge production, better sludge characteristics and - when [...]