QUEBEC CITY, May 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (TSXV: HEO) – H2O Innovation Inc. (“H2O Innovation” or the “Corporation”) is proud to announce its independent subsidiary, Piedmont, a global leader in corrosion resistant equipment for desalination plants in the industrial and municipal markets, recently launched a new product line of disc and screen self-cleaning filters. Depending on the model and size of the project, the scope of supply could be anywhere from $6,500 to $1.5 M. This new product line complements Piedmont’s existing product offering in several ways. The FRP cartridge filter housings are used mostly in the traditional pre-treatment of a reverse osmosis (“RO”) plant, and now with the addition of disc and screen filters to its portfolio, Piedmont is able to supply the self-cleaning filters used for the pre-treatment upstream the ultrafiltration (“UF”) membranes, both for UF and UF + reverse osmosis membrane systems. These disc and screen self-cleaning filters are used mainly to remove suspended solids in the water, to prevent damaging equipment downstream, such as pumps and membranes, and to reduce frequency of membrane cleanings. They are typically part of the p...