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Fabrication of Felt-Membrane Composites

Description: Report containing development information and economic evaluation of felt membrane composition meant for use as a reverse osmosis desalination membrane.
Date: December 1970
Creator: Wrotnowski, Arhtur C. & Bernard, Edward G.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Aluminum Heat Transfer Surfaces Multistage Flash Distillation Plant

Description: Report issued by the Office of Saline over studies conducted on heat transfer of aluminum alloy in multistage flash distillation plants. Results of the studies are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: August 1970
Creator: Fauth, D. A. & Lindberg, R. I., Sr.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cost of Steam Supply for Desalting Using Coal Fired Boilers

Description: Report studying the application and cost of using coal based steam power plants in desalination plants. Both Single Purpose Plants (wherein power is produced for the plant's needs) and Dual Purpose Plants (wherein extra power is produced for sale) are investigated.
Date: December 1970
Creator: Sichel, Peter & Nagelberg, George
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Design and Furnishing Flash Enhancers for MSF Test Module

Description: Report describing experiments that attempt to minimize the heat loss within a multi-stage flash evaporator.
Date: February 1971
Creator: Hornburg, C. D.; Wang, Sung-ming, 1920- & Tomalin, Paul G.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Desorption of Carbon Dioxide and Oxygen From Sea Water

Description: Report issued by the Office of Saline Water over studies on seawater degasification with a focus on desorption of oxygen and carbon dioxide. The results are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: October 1965
Creator: M. W. Kellogg Company
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Design Study of Large Multiple Phase Ejector Driven Desalination Plants

Description: Report concerning "the use of Multiple Phase Ejectors with distillation desalination plants, including detailed thermodynamic analyses of ejector-driven distillation plants and the optimization of parameters for the most promising plant arrangement derived form the thermodynamic analyses." (p. 1)
Date: October 1971
Creator: Harper, G. & Leigh, J.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Economics of Combining Distilled Seawater and Renovated Wastewater

Description: Report containing a methodology for determining the least expensive plan to use water from desalination plants. Elements of this methodology include treatment requirements for fresh water, sea water, and waste water, storage, conveyance, and waste water disposal.
Date: October 1970
Creator: Porter, J. W. (James Winston), 1937-
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Exploratory Study of Brine Disposal Using Fluid-Bed Evaporation

Description: Report concerning fluid-bed evaporation as a possible method of separating waste brine into salts and pure water. Two process operations are examined: "(1) feed introduction to the evaporator through submered tubes, and (2) fludizization of soluble salt particles by superheated steam" (p. viii).
Date: November 1971
Creator: LaMont, P. E.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Experimental Program to Improve the VTE Distillation Process

Description: Report concerning research for the purpose of designing a fluted tube in downflow Vertical Tube Evaporator (VTE) operation. Liquid flowrate, salinity, and temperature are studied.
Date: September 1969
Creator: Dukler, A. E.; Elliott, L. C. & Grana, C. V.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Evaluation of the Vertical Tube Evaporator and the Multistage Flash Desalination Processes

Description: Report that compares and evaluates "the relative thermodynamic and engineering characteristics and economics of the Vertical Tube Evaporator (VTE) and the Multistage Flash (MSF) process" (p. 1) for use in 250 Millions of Gallons per Day (MGD) and 2.5 MGD desalination plants.
Date: August 1970
Creator: The Fluor Corp., Ltd.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Engineering Study of the Potentialities and Possibilities of Desalting for Northern New Jersey and New York City

Description: Report that includes results and methodology from an engineering study regarding drought in Northern New Jersey and New York City. Topics include the area's water systems, the possible integration of desalting plants, and the potential costs of such plants.
Date: September 1966
Creator: Ralph M. Parsons Company
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Evaluation of 75,000 GPD Sea Water Desulfating Pilot Plant

Description: Report describing the design, construction, test programs, and economic issues relating to an Experimental Continuous Ion Exchange Desulfating Softening Plant and how the conclusions drawn from its operation could be used for the desulfation of sea water with desalination plants.
Date: November 1971
Creator: Garrison, K. M. & Gugler, J. E.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Evaluation of Concrete and Related Materials for Desalination Plants

Description: Report examining the uses of concrete in evaporator-type desalting plants. Different types of concrete are evaluated, as well as structures, accessory coatings and sealants, reinforcement materials, and microstructures.
Date: May 1968
Creator: United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Experimental Investigation of Direct Freeze Separation Process Using Refrigerant R-C318 (Octafluorocyclobutane)

Description: Report concerning the possible use of octafluorocyclobutane, R-C318, being used in the direct freezing process as a means of extracting fresh water from sea water. Topics include using R-C318 to make ice, flash precooling, design of a small direct freezing pilot plant using R-C318, and related economic studies.
Date: April 1967
Creator: Johnson, C. A.; Moore, S. J.; Wagaman, N. D. & Sandell, D. J.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department