Drinking Water Treatment

Improving your potable water quality while meeting regulations

Municipalities are faced with growing populations, a decrease in available fresh water supplies, and more stringent regulations. Cities worldwide are turning to GE’s drinking water treatment solutions to help optimize resources and provide high-purity water to their residents.

GE technology can:

  • Meet the increased water demands of a growing population and overcome water scarcity issues
  • Treat challenging source water while meeting or exceeding regulatory requirements
  • Deliver high performance water purification at the lowest life-cycle costs
  • Address your water needs within your current plant footprint

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Boiler Water Treatment

Flexible boiler water solutions that produce reliable and low cost steam supplies

Quality boiler feedwater requires more than chemical treatments. You need customized programs that ensure reliable, cost-effective steam supplies for your critical business processes. GE's boiler water treatment solutions bundle chemicals, consumables, equipment, and value-added services. You benefit from patented chemistry and some of the best-known and most trusted boiler water treatment technologies.

What this means for you:

  • Maximum process productivity
  • Lower cost of operation
  • Long service life for your critical assets
  • Safe and environmentally sound operation
  • Ability to focus on your core business

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Cooling Water Treatment

Extend the life of your assets and save money with improved heat transfer

Whether for open-recirculating (in cooling towers), closed-loop, or once-thru systems, GE maximizes heat transfer efficiency and protects your equipment.
GE’s approach to cooling water treatment is a combination of patented chemistry, decades of expertise, and GE’s innovative TrueSense* online monitoring and analytics platform.

What this means for you:

  • System efficiency
    • Improved heat transfer efficiency in critical operating equipment
  • Environmental profile
    • Optimized/reduced water usage
    • Reduced treatment costs and blowdown/discharge volume
  • Operating costs
    • Reduced power consumption, maintenance requirements and outages/turnarounds
    • Extended run-lengths

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Monitoring and Analytics

Real-time monitoring and expertise that drives down operating costs and maintains asset reliability

The management of water and chemicals is imperative to your business operations. The most basic need is to measure key parameters and ensure the reliable delivery of chemistry to your assets.

The next step is to go beyond monitoring and use software analytics to optimize your performance and costs. GE’s sophisticated automation, control, and monitoring software can help your team increase performance while keeping operations sage.

What this means for you:

  • Remote monitoring, alarm management, and diagnostics to compliment your local GE experts
  • Real-time testing that frees up your personnel to be more productive in other areas
  • Efficient management of water use and consumption
  • Consistent application of the right amount of chemicals
  • Smart alarming on events and trends before they threaten production or assets

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Ingredient Water Treatment

Improve water efficiency and achieve consistent global results

Proven ingredient water treatment systems for water bottling, carbonated soft drinks and other beverages. GE’s Beverage Water systems are designed and manufactured to address the product safety, consistency and high efficient process that the industry expects.

What this means for you:

Our expertise focuses on the following sections of the ingredient water treatment process:

  • City Water Pre-treatment
  • Treated Water Production.
  • Treated Water Storage and Distribution
  • Water Utilization
  • Clean-in-place (CIP)

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Improve water efficiency and achieve consistent global results

Because a bottling facility has different needs than a brewery or snack foods manufacturer, GE has built a water treatment portfolio to target specific challenges like production uptime, foam control, and cleaning regulation.

What this means for you:

GE’s equipment, chemicals and service solutions help you:

  • Recover the maximum amount of water from your ingredient water systems
  • Recover valuable by-products (sugar, protein & starch)
  • Protect and treat cooling towers & boilers
  • Clean wastewater for discharge or reuse, thus improving your water-use ratio
  • Improve uptime with remote monitoring & diagnostics
For resources specific to the Food and Beverage industry,
explore the Document Library

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