MScEng Dissertations

Author

Date

Title 

Abstract

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Goga T
2016 A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Water Treatment Plants using Alternative Sources of Water (Seawater and Mine Affected Water)    4.9 MB
Adu-Poku S
2015 Plant-based Carbon Flow Analysis of South African Pulp Mills   2.39 MB
 Singh B 2015 The compostability and direct land application of paper mill sludge   3.09 MB
 Vurdiah L
2015 Application of water network optimization at MPACT Ltd, Springs Mill   1.71 MB
 Salisbury F
2015 An investigation into the application of multiple criteria decision analysis as a decision support tool for municipal engineers   1.44 MB
Alembong O 2014 Carbon Flow Analysis in the South African Forest and the Forestry Sector
24 KB 3.0 MB

Musazura W

2014

Effect of ABR effluent irrigation on Swiss chard (Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla) growth and nutrient leaching

89 KB

1.93 MB

Wood K

2013

Transformation of Faecal Sludge in VIPS: Modelling Fill Rate with an Unsteady-State Mass Balance

123 KB

1.10 MB

Iswalal T.N

2012

A Combination of Experimental and Programming Based Material Balancing Used With a Numerical Pinch Analysis to Reduce the Water Consumption at a Tissue Mill

232 KB

3.19 MB

Leite B

2012

Extraction of Essential Oils from Vetiver (Vetiveria Zizanioides) Grass

8.1 KB

2.6 MB

Nzimande B

2011

Following a Cleaner Production Approach to Guide the Permitting Process of Odour Producing Industries: An Assessment of Case Studies

46 KB

3.53 MB

Jackson S.A.F

2010

Health Risk of Growing and Consuming Vegetables Using Greywater for Irrigation 

5 KB

3.4 MB

Rajkumar S

2009

Modelling Biological Sulphate Reduction in Anaerobic Digestion Using West

6 KB

2.72 MB

Singh U

2009

The health-related microbial quality of drinking water from ground tanks, standpipes and community tankers at source and point-of-use in eThekwini Municipality: Implications of storage containers, household demographics, socio-economic issues, hygiene and sanitation practices on drinking water quality and health.

68 KB

11.1 MB

Mhlanga F

2008

Modelling of the Marianridge Wastewater Treatment Plant

4.99 KB

0.94 MB

Bindoff M.A

2008

Investigation to Determine the Effectiveness of a Commercially Available Pit Latrine Additive and the Development and Evaluation of a Testing Protocol.

14 KB

1.13 MB

Couderc M.A

2008

Improving the Rate of Degradation of Solids from VIP Latrines

52. KB

791 KB

John B.S

2007

A Gate-To-Gate Life Cycle Assessment of a Pulp and Paper Mill in South Africa

6.37 KB

22 MB

Mbolekwa Z

2007

Removal of Reactive Dyes from Dye Liquor Using Activated Carbon for the Reuse of Water, Salt and Energy

18 KB

819 KB

Gounder P

2006

Modelling Of the Effects of Textile Industry Wastewaters on the Performance of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant

85 KB

1.48 MB 

Slabbert E

2006

Application of Water Pinch to an Integrated Pulp and Paper Kraft Mill with an Already Highly Closed Water System

7 KB

2.29 MB

Pillay S

2006

Microbial Studies of an Anaerobic Baffled Reactor (ABR) Treating Domestic Wastewater

23 KB 

17.8 MB

Poulsen J & Lauridsen C.L 2005 Modelling of the new works at Umbilo Sewage Purification Works with the WEST-program – plus an investigation of heavy metal content in the sludge    2.72 MB

Mtembu D.Z

2005

The Anaerobic Baffled Reactor for Sanitation in Dense Peri-Urban Settlements

17 KB

2.24 MB 

Mansfield M

2005

The Use of Water Pinch Analysis to Determine Optimum Effluent Treatment  Conditions for and Integrated Pulp and Paper Mill

106 KB 

3.67 MB

Macdonald C.J.M

2004

Water Usage in the South African Pulp and Paper Industry

78 KB

2.16 MB

Naylor G,M

2003

Application of Pinch Technology in an Integrated Pulp and Paper Mill

60 KB

2.90 MB

Naidoo D

2003

A Pre-Screening Tool for the Anaerobic Treatment of Complex Industrial Effluents and Wastewaters

80 KB

1.18 MB

Bisco C.P.G

2003

Optimal Operation of a Water Distribution Network by Predictive Control Using Minlp

7.3 KB

67 MB 

Pastre A

2003

Modelling and Control of Potable Water Chlorination

72 KB

3.9 MB

Thambiran N

2002

An Investigation of a Waste Minimisation Club for the Metal Finishing Industry

107 KB

2.91 MB

Reiner M

2002

Industrial Waste Minimisation in South Africa: A Case Study in the Textile and Metal Finishing Sectors

57 KB;

1.79 MB 

Schneider

2002

The Application of Water Pinch Analysis at AECI Bioproducts

82 KB

6.16 MB

Vorenberg D

2002

Thermodynamic Environmental Fate Modelling

60 KB

5.22 MB

Govender M

2001

Investigation of a Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell

58 KB

3.42 MB 

Friedrich E

2001

Environmental Life Cycle Assessment of Potable Water Production

50 KB 

2.75 MB

Mudunge R

2000

Comparison of an Anaerobic Baffled Reactor and a Completely Mixed Reactor

73 KB

3.97 MB

Mullan D

2000

Modelling of the Tubular Filter Press Process 

109 KB

15.4 MB

Gardner G.A

1999

Liquid waste Minimization on a Chloro-Alkali Complex

65 KB

8.79 MB

Bell C.B

1998

Biological Decolourisation of Textile Effluent in a Nutrient Removal System

56 KB

1.0 MB

Sacks  J
  Anaerobic Digestion of high-strength Toxic Organic Effluents   1.2 MB

Reeves J.A

1997

Chemical Speciation Modelling of the Cooling Water Circuit at MATLA Power Station

39 KB 

2.64 MB

Gilfillan C.M

1997

Water and Effluent Management in the South African Textile Industry

28 KB

14.1 MB 

Reddy C.D

1997

The Potential Use of Slow Sand Filtration for the Production of Potable Water

6.2 KB

3.9 MB

Gordon P.B

1996

An Investigation into the Fouling of Heat Exchangers

79 KB

9.69 MB

Dindar M.C

1996

Rural Water Supply and Sanitation: A Transfer of Technology Through the Internet

52 KB

7.89 MB 

Naidoo V

1995

A Laboratory Scale Study to Investigate the Effects of Solids Concentration on the Efficiency of Anaerobic Digestion

100 KB

6.13 MB

Barnett J.L 

1995

Residence Time Methods for Modelling and Assessing the Performance of Water Treatment Processes

53 KB

7.42 MB

Hurt Q.E

1994

Mass transfer Enhancement for Tubular Reverse Osmosis Systems

57 KB

5.58 MB

Pillay M

1994

Detergent Phosphorus in South Africa: Impact on Eutrophication with Specific Reference to the Umgeni Catchment 

72 KB

4.1 MB

Wadley S
1994 Recovery of Brine from Sugar Decolourising Resin Regeneration Effluent by Nanofiltration   18.8 MB

Carliel C.M

1993

Biological Degradation of Azo Dyes in an Anaerobic System

87 KB

2.6 MB

Swart A.F

1993

Considerations in the Selection of the Operating Regimes for Microfiltration

42 KB

6.98 MB

Hubbard G.M

1993 

Investigation into the Decolourisation of Johnson Sweetwater using Ultrafiltration 

75 KB

13.7 MB

Botha C.J

1993 

A Study of Hydrodynamic Cavitation as a method of Water Treatment

101 KB

9.7 MB

Trusler G.E

1988

The Chemical Removal of Sulphates Using Barius Salts

 

5.76 MB

Leger J.P

1986

Dynamic Membranes from Surface Water Impurities - A Study of Membrane Fouling By Rand Water Board Water

 

19.49 MB