Projects

Sea Water
Desalination

Circular & Decarbonized Desalination​Sustainable Brine Management

WHAT WE DO

Our Projects

SEALEAU has been a key partner in large EU funded projects from the very start of our existence, back in 2015. Most of these projects have a strong focus on solving crucial environmental challenges by applying our circular & sustainable wastewater expertise.

Project title: Converting seawater desalination plants into raw material mines
Status: Ongoing project
Starting date: 01/06/2020
Duration: 48 months
Total Budget: € 6,995,736.25
EU Contribution: 100%
Coordination: Hannah Arpke (FUNDACIO EURECAT)
WP6 leader: Dr. Dimitris Xevgenos (SEALEAU)
Project link: https://sea4value.eu/

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"This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No: 869703"

Project title: Next generation water – smart management systems: large scale demonstrations for a circular economy and society
Status: Ongoing project
Starting date: 01/09/2020
Duration: 48 months
Total Budget: € 19,097,946.85
EU Contribution: 88,4%
Coordination: Prof. Patricia Osseweijer (TU Delft)
Executive Project Coordinator: Dr. Dimitris Xevgenos (TU Delft)
WP9 leader: Maria Loizidou (SEALEAU)
Project link: https://watermining.eu/

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"This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No: 869474"

Project title: LIFE BRINE-MINING – Demonstration of an advanced technique for eliminating coal mine wastewater (brines) combined with resource recovery
Status: Ongoing project
Starting date: 01/09/2019
Duration: 48 months
Total Budget: € 6,383,847.00
EU Coordination: 55%
Coordination: Maria Loizidou (NTUA)
Innovation Manager: Dr. Dimitris Xevgenos (SEALEAU)
Project link:
https://brinemining.eu/en/home/

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"This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement LIFE18 ENV/GR/000019"

Project title: Re-designing the value and supply chain of water and minerals: a circular economy approach for the recovery of resources from saline impaired effluent (brine) generated by process industries — ZERO BRINE
Status: Ongoing project
Starting date: 01/06/2017
Duration: 48 months
Total Budget: € 9,992,209.11
Project Coordinator: Prof. Luuk Rietveld (TU Delft)
Innovation Manager: Dr. Dimitris Xevgenos (SEALEAU)
Project link: https://zerobrine.eu/

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"This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No: 730390"

Project title: A closed-loop technology for full recovery of water and raw materials from the wastewater effluent
Status: Completed project
Starting date: 01/05/2015
Duration: 6 months
Total Budget: € 71,429
EC Contribution:70%
Project Coordinator: AEIPHORIA NETWORK PC
Scientific Coordinator: Dr. Dimitris Xevgenos (SEALEAU)
Project link: https://cordis.europa.eu/project/id/674455

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"This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No:674455"

Project title: Development of an advanced innovative energy autonomous system for the treatment of brine from seawater desalination plants
Status: Completed project
Starting date: 01/10/2010
Duration: 36 months
Total Budget: € 1,209,689
EC Contribution: 50%
Project Coordinator: Panagiotis Krontiras (Municipality of Tinos)
Scientific Coordinator: Prof. Maria Loizidou
Project link: https://solbrine.uest.gr/index.php/en/

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"This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement LIFE09 ENV/GR/000299"