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Membrane Bioreactors: Global Markets

Membrane Bioreactors: Global Markets

The global market for membrane bioreactor systems (MBRs) totaled $425.7 million in 2014 and is projected to approach $777.7 million by 2019, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.8% through 2019.

This report provides:

An overview of the global membrane bioreactors markets used for wastewater treatment.

Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013 and 2014, and projections of CAGRs through 2019.

Identification of the challenges for major water users specifically in the municipal, industrial, and environmental sectors.

Analysis of the membrane component of MBRs, the biological component, system configurations, and typical MBR performance.

Evaluations of system applications, market share, and industry structure.

Profiles of major players active in the market.


SCOPE OF REPORT

The study is divided into chapters dealing with the membrane component of MBRs, the biological component, system configurations, typical MBR performance, cost analyses, system applications, companies active in the market, market share, and industry structure. Quantitative evaluations are given for the major market segments, historically and for a five-year horizon. The global scope of the MBR market is identified within four major geographical regions with information on regional economics, water needs, MBR experience, and proposed projects.

The MBR market in this study is centered on biological/membrane wastewater treatment for the municipal, industrial, and environmental sectors. The evaluated market does not include catalytic membrane reactors or enzymatic membrane reactors.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
STUDY GOAL AND OBJECTIVES
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
INTENDED AUDIENCE
SCOPE OF REPORT
METHODOLOGY
INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMBRANE BIOREACTOR SYSTEMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMBRANE BIOREACTOR SYSTEMS BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
HISTORY
AMOUNTS OF WATER TO BE TREATED
GLOBAL WATER RESOURCES, WITHDRAWALS
FIGURE 1 GLOBAL FRESH WATER STRESS, 1995 AND FORECAST FOR
2025
U.S. WATER RESOURCES, WITHDRAWALS
TABLE 1 U.S. NATIONAL WATER USE COMPILATIONS, 2000-2010 (BGAL/D)
MBRS IN BRIEF
MICROORGANISMS
AEROBIC AND ANAEROBIC
TABLE 2 COMPARISON OF AEROBIC AND ANAEROBIC MBRS
TABLE 3 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBRS BY MICROBIAL PROCESS TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 2 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBRS BY MICROBIAL PROCESS TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MEMBRANES
MATERIALS, MANUFACTURING METHODS, MODULES
FLUX
FOULING
SELECTING MEMBRANES FOR MBRS
SYSTEM CONFIGURATION: SUBMERGED, EXTERNAL
FIGURE 3 SCHEMATIC OF SUBMERGED MEMBRANE BIOREACTOR
FIGURE 4 SCHEMATIC OF EXTERNAL MEMBRANE BIOREACTOR
TABLE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBRS BY CONFIGURATION, THROUGH 2019
FIGURE 5 global market for MBRS BY CONFIGURATION, 20132019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 5 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF MBR CONFIGURATIONS
TABLE 6 MAJOR MANUFACTURERS OF MBRS AND THEIR PRODUCTS
TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT
PERFORMANCE
PARTICLE REMOVAL AND DISINFECTION
REMOVAL OF ORGANIC MATTER
NUTRIENT REMOVAL
TRACE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
COMPETING WASTEWATER TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES
TABLE 7 TECHNOLOGIES USED IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT
CAPITAL AND OPERATING COSTS
FIGURE 6 RELATIVE MEMBRANE COST FROM GE ZEEWEED, 1996-2010 ($/M3/H RELATIVE TO 1996)
TREND TO LARGE PLANTS
TABLE 8 WORLD'S 25 LARGEST MBR PLANTS, (AS OF MARCH 2015)
CHAPTER 4 APPLICATIONS FOR MBR TECHNOLOGY
TABLE 9 APPLICATION SHARE FOR MBR TECHNOLOGY BY WASTEWATER TYPE, 2014 (PERCENT OF INSTALLED CAPACITY)
FIGURE 7 APPLICATION SHARE FOR MBR TECHNOLOGY BY WASTEWATER
TYPE, 2014 (PERCENT OF INSTALLED CAPACITY)
TABLE 10 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBR BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBR BY APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
DOMESTIC, MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER
TABLE 11 TYPICAL CONTAMINANTS IN UNTREATED MUNICIPAL
WASTEWATER
DOMESTIC, MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT
INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER
TABLE 12 POTENTIAL WASTEWATER COMPONENTS BY INDUSTRY
HEAVY METALS
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
OILY WASTEWATERS
INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT
LANDFILL LEACHATE
IN-BUILDING WATER RECYCLING
OTHER WASTEWATER
SHIPBOARD WASTEWATER
TABLE 13 UNIFORM NATIONAL DISCHARGE STANDARDS (UNDS)
Cruise Lines
World Navies
AGRICULTURAL WASTEWATER
WATER RECLAMATION AND REUSE
REUSE IN THE U.S.
REUSE OUTSIDE OF THE U.S.
U.S. REGULATORY EFFORTS
FEDERAL ASSISTANCE FOR WASTEWATER PLANT CONSTRUCTION
INTERNATIONAL REGULATORY EFFORTS
EU REGULATIONS
REGULATIONS IN OTHER WORLD REGIONS
TRENDS AND TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENTS
CHAPTER 5 PATENT SURVEY
METHODOLOGY
FINDINGS BY COUNTRY
TABLE 14 PATENT SURVEY BY COUNTRY, 2005-2015 (NO. OF PATENTS BY COUNTRY)
FINDINGS BY YEAR
FIGURE 9 PATENT SURVEY NUMBER OF PATENTS PER YEAR, 2005-2014 (NO. OF PATENTS)
FINDINGS BY ORGANIZATION
TABLE 15 PATENT SURVEY BY ORGANIZATION, 2005-2015 (NO. OF PATENTS)
CHAPTER 6 THE NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MBR TECHNOLOGY
TABLE 16 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MBRS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MBRS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
U.S.
ECONOMIC TRENDS
TABLE 17 GDP FOR THE UNITED STATES, 2010-2013
WATER NEEDS
CANADA
ECONOMIC TRENDS
TABLE 18 GDP FOR CANADA, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
WATER NEEDS
NORTH AMERICAN MBR EXPERIENCE
TABLE 19 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET SHARE OF MBR MANUFACTURERS, 2014 (%)
FIGURE 11 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET SHARE OF MBR MANUFACTURERS, 2014 (%)
NORTH AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS FOR MBRS
Desalination and Water Purification Technology Roadmap
Water Environment Research Foundation
WateReuse Foundation
MWH
CHAPTER 7 GLOBAL MARKETS FOR MBR TECHNOLOGY
THE ROLE OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN WATER/ WASTEWATER
MANAGEMENT
WATER CHALLENGES IN THE 21st CENTURY
MILLENNIUM GOALS
BELLAGIO FRAMEWORK
TABLE 20 EVALUATION OF MBRS FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
MARKET VALUE FOR MBR SYSTEMS BY REGION
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBR SYSTEMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MBR SYSTEMS BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPE
GENERAL ECONOMIC TRENDS
TABLE 22 GDP FOR THE EURO AREA, 2010-2014 ($ TRILLION)
WATER ISSUES
EUROPEAN MBR EXPERIENCE
Sewage Treatment Plants
Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plants
EU MBR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS
AMEDEUS
EUROMBRA
MBR-TRAIN
PURATREAT
Outcomes of EU MBR Development Programs
THE EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MBRS
TABLE 23 THE EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MBRS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 THE EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MBRS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
OVERVIEW OF THE EUROPEAN MBR EXPERIENCE
TABLE 24 NUMBER OF INSTALLED MBRS IN THE EU BY COUNTRY, 2005-2010 (NUMBER/%)
FIGURE 14 NUMBER OF INSTALLED MBRS IN THE EU BY COUNTRY, 2010 (NUMBER)
TABLE 25 END-USE APPLICATIONS FOR INDUSTRIAL MBRS IN EUROPE BY INDUSTRY, 2010 (NO OF INSTALLATIONS)
FIGURE 15 END-USE APPLICATIONS FOR INDUSTRIAL MBRS IN EUROPE BY INDUSTRY, 2010
COUNTRY ANALYSIS
BELGIUM
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 26 GDP FOR BELGIUM, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
FRANCE
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 27 GDP FOR FRANCE, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
GERMANY
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 28 GDP FOR GERMANY, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
ITALY
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 29 GDP FOR ITALY, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
SPAIN
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 30 GDP FOR SPAIN, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
THE NETHERLANDS
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 31 GDP FOR THE NETHERLANDS, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
UNITED KINGDOM
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 32 GDP FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
EASTERN EUROPE
Poland
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 33 GDP FOR POLAND, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
Turkey
Economic Trends
TABLE 34 GDP FOR TURKEY, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
THE ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR MBRS
TABLE 35 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR MBRS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR MBRS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
AUSTRALIA
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 36 GDP FOR AUSTRALIA, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
CHINA
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 37 GDP FOR CHINA, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
INDIA
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 38 GDP FOR INDIA, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
JAPAN
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 39 GDP FOR JAPAN, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
TABLE 40 MUNICIPAL MBR INSTALLATIONS IN JAPAN (M3/D)
TABLE 41 MUNICIPAL MBR INSTALLATIONS IN JAPAN BY MEMBRANE MANUFACTURER (%)
SOUTH KOREA
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 42 GDP FOR SOUTH KOREA, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
TABLE 43 KOREA'S LARGE REFERENCE PLANTS, 2012-2015 (M3/DAY)
SINGAPORE
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 44 GDP FOR SINGAPORE, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Issues
MBR Experience
THE MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MBRS
TABLE 45 THE MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MBRS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 17 THE MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MBRS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MIDDLE EAST
MIDDLE EAST MBR EXPERIENCE
Bahrain
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 46 GDP FOR BAHRAIN, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
Kuwait
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 47 GDP FOR KUWAIT, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
Egypt
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 48 GDP FOR EGYPT, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
Israel
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 49 GDP FOR ISRAEL, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
Saudi Arabia
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 50 GDP FOR SAUDI ARABIA, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
United Arab Emirates
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 51 GDP FOR UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
AFRICA
MBR Experience
THE LATIN AMERICAN/CARIBBEAN MARKET FOR MBRS
TABLE 52 THE LATIN AMERICAN/CARIBBEAN MARKET FOR MBRS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 18 THE LATIN AMERICAN/CARIBBEAN MARKET FOR MBRS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
LATIN AMERICA
Argentina
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 53 GDP FOR ARGENTINA, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
Brazil
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 54 GDP FOR BRAZIL, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
TABLE 55 SAO PAULO, BRAZIL REFERENCE PLANTS
Mexico
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 56 GDP FOR MEXICO, 2010-2013 ($ TRILLION)
Water Needs
MBR Experience
CARIBBEAN
Bahamas
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 57 GDP FOR BAHAMAS, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
Jamaica
Current Economic Trends
TABLE 58 GDP FOR JAMAICA, 2010-2013 ($ BILLIONS)
Water Needs
CHAPTER 8 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
CONGLOMERATES
WATER/WASTEWATER TREATMENT COMPANIES
SPECIALIZED PROVIDERS
STRATEGIES FOR REMAINING COMPETITIVE
MARKET SHARE
TABLE 59 MARKET SHARE OF TOTAL INSTALLED CAPACITY BY COMPANY, 2014 (%)
FIGURE 19 MARKET SHARE OF TOTAL INSTALLED CAPACITY BY COMPANY, 2014 (%)
COMPANY PROFILES
A3 WATER SOLUTIONS GMBH
Projects
TABLE 60 A3 REFERENCE PLANTS
ACWA SERVICES LTD.
Memtreat MBR
Projects
TABLE 61 ACWA REFERENCE MBR INSTALLATIONS
ADI SYSTEMS INC.
Biogas Treatment and Utilization
ALFA LAVAL
Hollow Sheet
AQUA-AEROBIC SYSTEMS INC.
AQUATECH INTERNATIONAL
Aqua-EMBR
ASAHI KASEI
Microza MBR
TABLE 62 ASAHI REFERENCE PLANTS, 2007-2012
ASHBROOK SIMON HARTLEY
Integrated Membrane Activated Sludge (IMAS) MBR
BEIJING ORIGINWATER TECHNOLOGY CO.
MBRU (Membrane Bioreactor Unit)
BERGHOF MEMBRANE TECHNOLOGY GMBH
Berghof MBRs
BIOBOX
BioBox MBRs
BUSSE GMBH
Busse-MF Small Size Sewage Treatment Plant
Projects
CANPURE GROUP
CB&I
CB&I/Shaw Group
MBR
COLLOIDE ENGINEERING SYSTEMS
MBR
CUT MEMBRANE TECHNOLOGY GMBH
DYNATEC SYSTEMS INC.
DynaLift/HiRate/Flat Sheet/Hollow Fiber Systems
ECOLOGIX TECHNOLOGIES ASIA PACIFIC INC.
ECONITY
EFLO UK INTERNATIONAL LTD
EPCO AUSTRALIA
EPCO MBR
EVOQUA WATER TECHNOLOGIES
MemJet
Xpress MBR
MemPulse MBR
F.L.I. WATER LTD.
Membright MBR
GE WATER & PROCESS TECHNOLOGIES
ZeeWeed MBR
Shipboard
Projects
TABLE 63 GE'S REFERENCE PLANTS
HANGZHOU H FILTRATION MEMBRANE TECH. & ENG. CO LTD.
HITACHI LTD.: INFRASTRUCTURE SYSTEMS
Hitachi Compact MBR
HUBER SE
VRM Bioreactor
BioMem
smartMBR
TABLE 64 HUBER'S REFERENCE PLANTS
KA NA HSIUNG ENTERPRISE CO. LTD.
KEPPEL CORP.
KEPPEL SEGHERS TECHNOLOGY GROUP BV
UNIBRANE Submerged MBR
Projects
TABLE 65 KEPPEL SEGHERS' REFERENCE PLANTS (GPD)
KIBARAN TERNAMA SDN. BHD.
KOCH MEMBRANE SYSTEMS
Puron MBR
Puron Plus
TABLE 66 PURON'S REFERENCE PLANTS
KOLON INDUSTRIES
KUBOTA CORP.
Kubota MBR
Projects
TABLE 67 KUBOTA’S REFERENCE PLANTS
LG ELECTRONICS
G-MBR
LITREE PURIFYING TECHNOLOGY CO. LTD.
NITTO GROUP
Hydranautics
Kathyd JV
HYDRAsub MBR
MANN+HUMMEL
Microdyn Nadir
MBR Membrane Modules
Mann+Hummel Ultra-Flo PTE. Ltd.
Ultra-Flo MBR
MARTIN SYSTEMS AG
Projects
MEMOS MEMBRANES MODULES SYSTEMS GMBH
MITSUBISHI RAYON CO. LTD.
Mitsubishi MBR
Projects
TABLE 68 MITSUBISHI'S REFERENCE PLANTS
NEWTERRA LTD.
MicroClear MBR
Projects
Newterra GmbH
MicroClear MBR
NOVOFLOW GMBH
ORELIS ENVIRONNEMENT SAS
MBR
Projects
TABLE 69 ORELIS FORMERLY NOVASEP REFERENCE PLANTS
OVIVO
MBR
Projects
TABLE 70 OVIVO’S (ENVIROQUIP) REFERENCE PLANTS
PALL CORP.
Pall Aria MBR
PENTAIR
X-Flow B.V.
Airlift MBR
Projects
POLYMEM SA
IMMEM MBR
POROUS FIBERS S.L.
PURE ENVITECH CO. LTD.
SENUO FILTRATION TECHNOLOGY (TIANJIN) CO., LTD
TABLE 71 SENUO'S REFERENCE PLANTS
SFC UMWELTTECHNIK GMBH
TABLE 72 SFC GROUP'S REFERENCE PLANTS
SHANGHAI MEGAVISION MEMBRANE ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY CO.
LTD.
SHANGHAI SINAP MEMBRANE TECHNOLOGY CO. LTD.
SIEMENS AG
Divestiture of Water Business
Current MBR Business
Petro MBR
EcoRight
SMITH & LOVELESS
Titan MBRs
SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT SAS
Degremont
Ultragreen and Ultrafor - MBR
SUMITOMO ELECTRIC FINE POLYMER
TIANJIN MOTIMO MEMBRANE TECHNOLOGY LTD.
TORAY INDUSTRIES
Toray MBR
Projects
TABLE 73 TORAY'S REFERENCE PLANTS
TRIQUA INTERNATIONAL BV
Triqua MBRs
Reference Plants
UNITED ENVIROTECH LTD
TABLE 74 UNITED ENVIROTECH'S REFERENCE PLANTS
VEOLIA ENVIRONNEMENT
Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies
Biosep/Neosep MBR
Memrod
Projects
VA TECH WABAG LIMITED
MARAPUR MBR
TABLE 75 WABAG'S REFERENCE PLANTS
WARTSILA
Wartsila Hamworthy
MK I, MK II, MK III, & MKIV
Projects
WEHRLE WERK AG
Biomembrat MBR
Biomembrat Processes
Projects
TABLE 76 WEHRLE WERK'S REFERENCE PLANTS
WJP SOLUTIONS
WPJS MBR
XYLEM
Dual-Stage MBR
ZENA MEMBRANES
CHAPTER 9 APPENDIX
TABLE 77 PATENT SURVEY, JANUARY 2005-DECEMBER 2014

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