12/13: Biotrack nominated for Water Alliance Innovation Stimulation Award

During the Aquatech last november Gerard Schouten pitched for the Water Alliance Innovation Stimulation Award 2014. At this moment Biotrack is in the 3rd place. You can still vote until the 15th of January 2014 through http://www.wateralliance.nl/wis/breng-uw-stem-uit Thank you very much for voting! Check all about this award on www.wateralliance.nl/wis.

10/13: Erwin Frijling Best Practice Supervisor 2013!

Erwin Frijling, Product Manager and Practice Supervisor at Biotrack was named Best Practice Supervisor 2013 of the knowledge centre PMLF today! Mr. Frijling earns the title by his enthusiasm, commitment and the creative and innovative way in which he integrates the quality of apprenticeships into daily operations. He is clearly a coach in all educational activities within the organization. From left […]

09/13: Bacteria detector: an amazing discovery!

As long as you can find a hole in the market it is always possible to start a successful business. Even though the economy doesn’t seem to provide the right climate. ‘With our machine we found a giant hole in the market!’, as Gerard Schouten tells in his laboratory.   Please take a look at the […]

08/13: Results from AQANA INDOOR Pilot plant

The Netherlands – During the first six months of 2013 AQANA’s pilot plant has been fully booked for testing. Waste water has been brought to the our research facility for testing under extensive lab and personal control. Some surprising differences between DACS and established systems have been confirmed as added value to this new solution […]

08/13: Treating distillery effluent

The Netherlands – AQANA has been testing distillery effluent at its research facility in Sneek. Due to the composition of the wastewater, all other established anaerobic systems need complex and expensive pretreatment. DACS has proven its potential to convert organic solids parallel to dissolved materials, in a stable anaerobic process. AQANA will provides a simpler […]

07/13: Engineering order for DACS/MBBR in potato industry

A BOOT contractor has granted AQANA the order for an unique large scale DACS/MBBR treatment plant for a potato factory. This DACS/MBBR has to be “mobile” to be able to move to another location within a few years.

07/13: Integrating DACS in an Italian paper mill

Italy – AQANA’s industrial pilot has been moved to a second Italian paper mill. Similar to the first mill, this client want’s to improve performance and economy of his effluent treatment. Due to high Calcium contents of up to 600 mg/l, the pilot has been reconfigured.

07/13: First order for a full scale DACS in pulp and paper

Italy – Based on the successful pilot results AQANA gets the first order for a DACS in the pulp and paper industry. The plant will be realized inside the existing concrete MBBR Tank. Erection of DACS will take place in spring of 2014.

07/13: Nomination of Biotrack’s product manager for best supervisor of 2013!

Erwin Frijling, product manager at Biotrack, has been nominated for best supervisor for the category laboratory techniques by the Knowledge Centre for Vocational Education in the Process Technology, Operational Technology, Media and Laboratory Technology. He is now in the top 3 of the best supervisors of the Netherlands. On September 11th he will defend his upcoming title and Biotrack […]

06/13: AQANA DACS and Aqwise MBBR in an Italian paper mill

Italy – AQANA finalized a successful pilot trial with its industrial scale pilot in an Italian paper mill. It has been shown that the combination of DACS and MBBR can reach significant lower effluent values than the existing MBBR. This allows the client to improve the water circuit and its energy balance.