Keeping you informed
09 December 2014
In the last three months we’ve attended the following conferences and exhibitions: IX Ibero-American Congress on Membrane Science and Technology (CITEM) 2014, Santander Nuria Peña presented a paper entitled ‘Detection of damages on reverse osmosis membranes’, which was well received. AWT Association of Water Technologies Annual
01 December 2014
The IDA Research & Development Committee aims to be ‘the global platform for research and development in water desalination and water reuse’. Disseminating information is an important part of this mission. To that end, the IDA has invited renowned experts to prepare white papers. I was honoured to be invited to write a paper on membrane cleani
21 October 2014
Genesys Madrid sales manager, Oscar Salmeron, and his wife Lorena had twins Adrian and Ingrid on 12 October. That makes a prolific ten babies born to staff from our Spanish office in six years. Oscar has been working with Genesys Spain for eight years, selling and developing products and services.
30 July 2014
The Genesys Membrane Products autopsy lab in Madrid, Spain has now conducted over 800 brackish and sea water autopsies, giving lab manager Nuria Pena an extensive and unique database to draw on. Her analysis of this data has resulted in papers evaluating the impact of fouling on membrane performance, analysing membrane damage and looking at the imp
01 July 2014
We’re delighted to announce the latest addition to the Genesys team, business development manager Jonathan Hamp. Originally a Mackem (born in Sunderland, North East UK) Jonathan moved to South Africa when he was five. He studied Chemical Engineering and Pulp and Paper Science at Durban University. He then worked for BHT Water Treatment and Pape
01 June 2014
Jaime Sepulveda, general manager of Genesys Latin America, has recently recruited a new addition to the Chile sales team. Valeska Correa Bustos joined Flor Padilla Lobo in March. For the past seven years Valeska had been working at Orica Chemicals, four of those in sales. She’s married with two sons and a daughter.
14 May 2014
We’d like to hear from South African companies with membrane and/or chemical experience who would like to work with us to promote Genesys products and services throughout the country. We’re particularly keen to develop relationships with companies experienced in the private, municipal, mining and industrial water sectors. If your company fits
30 April 2014
We’ve recently made some additions and refinements to our website at www.genesysro.com. Visit www.genesysro.com/membrane-chemicals.php#video for new videos, including a company overview and an explanation of the Genairclean™ system from Matt Armstrong. You can also request a license for the latest version of Membrane Master 4.
28 April 2014
Our new microbubble-powered membrane cleaning system, Genairclean, is now being used at multiple sites across the UK, US and UAE, with exciting results. Matt Armstrong and our Australian distributor, Tom Stonely, have recently applied it to carry out some UF cleans at a system near Perth, Western Australia. Watch this space for more details of th
09 April 2014
Genairclean has recently earned us three innovation awards. The first came at Aquatech Amsterdam in November 2013. The second was at the WEX Water and Energy Exchange conference in Madrid this February, following a tough interrogation from a panel of financiers, not unlike Dragons Den or Shark Tank. Nerve-racking but great fun! More recently, on