Zobi Harvestor from Global Algae Innovations

Global Algae Innovations, with headquarters in San Diego, California, and cultivation/production facilities in Lihue, Hawaii, have introduced a new algae harvesting system using advanced membranes to achieve what they claim is 100% harvest efficiency, eliminating the need for secondary dewatering…

Liqoflux pre-concentration for high volume algae cultures

Algae producers moving from pilot to commercial applications require quick adaptation to algae harvesting capacity of hundreds and even thousands of cubic meters per day. To respond to these client’s growing algae culture volumes, Liqoflux has extended their product range with high…

A*STAR finds another way to harvest algae

Nanowerk News reports that A*STAR researchers in Singapore have successfully demonstrated how waste biomass from fungal fermentation processes could be used to bind to and harvest microalgae being used in other biotechnology applications. The researchers have demonstrated this procedure…

Ohio U student building algae harvesting robotics

Under the guidance of Loehr Professor of Mechanical Engineering, David Bayless, and Professor Bob Williams, in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology – who are developing technology…

AIM Interview: LANL’s Dr. Babetta Marrone and Dr. Jim Coons

Dr. Babetta Marrone and Dr. Jim Coons are in charge of developing the Ultrasonic Algae Biofuel Harvester, as their part of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)’s part of the 3-year NAABB project. Their work in…

Renewable Algal Energy Scores $3 Million from DOE

Renewable Algal Energy, LLC of Kingsport, Tennessee, has announced that the Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded them $3,000,000 to develop Algal Biodiesel via Innovative Harvesting and…