Filtration systems for water treatment

For more than 25 years, Atec works in the field of design and manufacturing of water treatment systems. Both in process water and waste water treatment for industrial applications and in drinking water treatment filtration is our core competency. In membrane filtration we cover the fields of micro, ultra and nanofiltration with our distinct filtration systems.

Through our very energy saving filtrations systems you can reduce operating and waste disposal costs in your industrial production process. The reuse of the cleaned fluid leads to savings on water consumption, waste water, chemical and energy consumption ans saves the environment.

Standard applications for water treatment

Filtration systems by Atec are used many different applications and for filtering different kind of media. Despite this versatility of our technology there are certain standard applications in which Atec filtration systems are applied very often and successfully:

Services / Consulting / Surveys

  • Consulting and process engineering
  • Surveys and expert opinions regarding industrial process and waste water treatment and reuse of treated water in the industrial process.

As a specialist for plant engineering and tailor made solutions, we will be happy to advise and guide you in your individual application.

Automation of water treatment systems

Since the start of the company, Atec has always been a provider of industrial automation solutions for well-known customers in different industrial fields. Now this experience is combined with the profound knowledge about process engineering, which we gained from our own filtration systems manufacturing. This makes Atec a very experienced and competent provider for automation solutions for the following applications:

  • Filtration systems / membrane filtration units
  • Industrial waste water treatment plants
  • Small water treatment systems
  • Prototypes and lab-scale units

Our services:

  • Design of wiring diagram
  • Elaboration of control philosophy in cooperation with the customer
  • Programming of the software
  • Visialization / design of HMI surface
  • Cabling and electrical installation
  • Commissioning


2512, 2019

Research project HyprStep

Joint project for the development of functionally coated filter textiles and membranes Research topic: Development of novel hybrid process based on graphene modified smart textile filters and polymer membranes for advanced wastewater treatment. Project period: 01.10.2019 - 30.09.2022 Project partners: Institut Hohenstein Atec Neu-Ulm Norafin PolymemTech Warsaw [...]

602, 2019

Atec delivers pilot units for well-known European brewery

Pilot units for membrane filtration of process and cleaning water Saving fresh water and reducing the amount of produced waste water becomes more and more important in all fields of industrial production. Especially industries with a traditionally high water consumption, such as food and beverage industry, see the huge potential [...]

2609, 2018

Heavy metal removal from flue-gas scrubber wastewater

Wastewater from exhaust gas treatment in coal power stations Flue-gas or exhaust gas desulfurization systems ("scrubber systems") creat a constant stream of wastewater with high content of suspended solids, salts and heavy metals. Strict limits for heavy metals for wastewater discharge challenge coal power stations increasingly. This applies to both [...]

2205, 2018

Review IFAT 2018

A demanding, yet very interesting trade show with a lot of new contacts, ideas and enquiries is behind us. We want to thank all our customers and visitors of our booth. Also we want to extend our thanks to the BMBF for organizing the joint booth. [...]