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Publications & Events

Layman’s Report

LIFE UFTEC Layman’s Report (November 2013) – pdf file

Scientific articles

Published in Desalination and Water Treatment:

  • “Pre-treatment of Llobregat River raw water through pressurized inside/out hollow fibre ultrafiltration membranes”. Authors: Ferrer, O. (1); Serrallach, X. (1); Hórvath, F. (2); Mesa, J. (3); Gibert, O. (1, 4); Bernat, X. (1) / CETaqua (1), Pentair (2), SGAB (3), UPC (4). Based on EDS Conference (April 2012)
  • “Challenge tests with virus surrogates’: an accurate membrane integrity evaluation system?”. Authors: Ferrer, O. (1); Casas, R. (2); Galvañ, C. (1); Lucena, F. (2); Vega, A. (3); Gibert, O. (1, 4); Jofre, J. (2); Bernat, X. (1) / CETaqua (1), UB (2), SGAB (3), UPC (4). Based on MDIW 2012 Conference (September 2012)

Published in Water Science & Tecnology Water Supply

  • “Direct pre-treatment of surface water through submergedhollow fibre ultrafiltration membranes”. Authors: C.Galvañ, S.Casa, M. Llombart, J.Mesa, O.Ferrer, O.Gibert and X.Bernat. (December 2014)

Publications on general and technical media

  • November 2010 – Project presentation – Tecnoambiente 210 (2010) – pdf file
  • October 2012 – Project presentation – 6th European Membrane House (EMH) Newsletter – pdf file
  • January/February 2013 – Project presentation – International Filtration News Vol 32 – pdf file
  • January/February 2013 – Project presentation – Infoenviro pdf file
  • June 2013 – Project presentation – Futurenviro pdf file
  • June 2013 – Project presentation – iAgua Link
  • June 2013 – Project presentation – i-AmbienteLink
  • July 2013 – Project presentation – Retema Link

Technical events and conferences

  • 21-26 September 2014- Accepted- Poster presentation- IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition- Lisbon (Portugal)
  • 21-26 September 2014- Accepted- Poster presentation- IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition- Lisbon (Portugal)
  • 20-25 October 2013 – Oral presentation – IDA World Congress – Taijin (China)
  • 29-30 October 2013 – Oral presentation – 15th Aachener Membran Kolloquium, AMK – Aachen (Germany)
  • 26-29 August 2013 – Oral presentation – 7th IWA Specialised Membrane Technology Conference and Exhibition for Water and Wastewater Treatment and Reuse – Toronto (Canada)
  • 3-5 June 2013 – Poster presented – 10th IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Waste Water Technologies – Bordeaux (France)
  • 17-18 April 2013 – Networking activities – Nano4water – Dresden (Germany)
  • 7-10 April 2013 – 2 Oral presentations – 1st International Conference on Desalination using membrane technologies – Sitges (Spain)
  • 12 December 2012 – Project presentation – Technical event Infoenviro “Aplicaciones Tecnológicas en el Tratamiento de Agua Potable” – Madrid (Spain) – pdf file
  • 12 – 15 November 2012 – Project presentation – IX International AEDyR Conference – Madrid (Spain) – pdf file
  • 23 – 27 September 2012 – Project presentation – Euromembrane Conference – London (United Kingdom) – pdf file
  • 10 – 12 September 2012 – Project presentation – International Conference on Membranes in Drinking and Industrial Water Treatment – Leeuwarden (The Netherlands) – pdf
  • 23 – 26 April 2012 – Project presentation –  European Desalination Socity (EDS) Conference on Desalination for the Environment Clean Water and Energy – Barcelona (Spain) – http://www.desline.com/congress/barcelona/program.shtml
  • 16 – 18 February 2011 – Project presentation – Feria Internacional para la Gestión Eficiente del Agua (EFIAQUA) – Valencia (Spain) – http://efiaqua.feriavalencia.com/pdf file

General audience activities

  • 21 May 2012 – LIFE+ 20th Anniversary – agenda
  • 14 December 2011 – Photo and writing contest for 20 years anniversary of the LIFE+ Programme – pdf file

Website news

Meetings and visits

  • 25 March 2013 – Hydroglobal visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 13 March 2013 – Aqualogy Dirección de Desarrollo e innovación visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 19 October 2012 – Envitech and Permeatia visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 25 September 2012 – Gabriella Camarsa (UE Communication team) visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 23 July 2012 – Suez Environnement visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 18 July 2012 – PAX Water Technologies visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 21 and 22 June 2012 – 1st Advisory Board meeting – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 21 June 2012 – 6th Executive Board meeting – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 15 June 2012 – 68 CETaqua and Agbar technical experts visit to the demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 15 May 2012 – 40 Kazajastan delegates visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 11 May 2012 – 28 Agbar Group technical experts visit to the demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 08 February 2012 – Prof. Benito J. Mariñas (University of Illinois, USA) visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 23 January 2012 – Suez Environnement visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 19 January 2012 – 4th Executive Board meeting – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 25 November 2011 – CIRSEE visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 17 November 2011 – Universidad de Alicante (Spain) visit to the demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 16 November 2011 – 35 Agbar Group experts visit to the demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 18 October 2011 – 3rd Executive Board meeting – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 26 May 2011 – European Membrane House director visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 20 and 22 May 2011 – CIRSEE visit to demonstration site – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 07 July 2011 – Executive Board visit to the UFTEC demonstration site and Sant Joan Despí Drinking Water Treatment Plant – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 07 July 2011 – 2nd Executive Board meeting – Sant Joan Despí (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 16 February 2011 – 1st Executive Board meeting – Barcelona (Spain)
  • 12 January 2011 – LIFE09 Regional kick-off meeting – Madrid (Spain)
  • 14 October 2010 – UFTEC project kick-off meeting – Barcelona (Spain)

Technical Final Report

The Technical Final Report is now available online. You can download here. UFTEC – Final Report