Getting More Out of Your Membranes

High Recovery RO Operations and Results

Wednesday, April 18
11:10 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room 309/310, Sacramento Convention Center

SWRCB Drinking Water: 1 Contact Hour

SWRCB Wastewater: 0.1 CEU

CWEA: 1 Contact Hour

Practice Area: Team Challenge Area: Water Reuse Operations & Technology

A closed circuit desalination and conventional high recovery RO system were installed and operated at recoveries exceeding 95% at Padre Dam Municipal Water District's Advanced Water Purification Demonstration Facility. During this session, see how the two systems operated and performed at some of the highest recoveries ever achieved.

Learner Outcomes:

Level: Advanced; extensive knowledge of subject matter / senior level staff

Brett Faulkner

Environmental Engineer
Trussell Technologies


Brett has 8 years of experience working as an environmental engineer for Trussell Technologies on various water, wastewater, and potable reuse projects. He is a registered professional engineer and Grade 3 wastewater operator in the state of California. He received his undergraduate degree in civil engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder and his master degree in environmental engineering from San Diego State University.


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Zaheer Shaikh

Project Manager
Carollo Engineers, Inc.


Zaheer Shaikh has focused his career on wastewater treatment plant design. He has worked in all phases of project development with an emphasis on design and construction support of wastewater treatment facilities. His work involved unit process evaluation, new facility layout and designs, and retrofitting of existing facilities.


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