Kontek Ecology Systems Inc.

Company Profile


Kontek Process Water Management is a privately owned Canadian company with primary offices and manufacturing facilities located in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. Kontek staff has years of direct experience in the industries that we service and, as a result, Kontek wastewater systems are engineered with the understanding of both customer equipment and process chemistry requirements. Since 1980, the company has been providing flexible and proven solutions to satisfy our customers’ environmental objectives, such as effluent compliance, metals recovery, waste minimization, closed loop water recycling, and zero liquid discharge (ZLD).

Kontek Ecology Systems specializes in providing technologically superior wastewater recovery
and treatment systems tailored to our customers’unique requirements. For over 35 years Kontek has been engineering ways to return industry’s wastewater back to nature or to recover it for re-use. Our experience ensures superior process water management performance at every step from system design and engineering to manufacturing, installation and service.

As a leading manufacturer of wastewater treatment systems, we build the highest quality workmanship into every piece of equipment we make. From the smallest manually-operated models to the largest, fully automatic systems, precision engineering, continuous product
improvement and attention to detail are the hallmarks of our manufacturing methods.

Kontek designs, manufactures, installs, commissions and services wastewater treatment and water recovery and pre-treatment equipment for numerous industries, including: Aerospace/Defense, Mining, Oil Refining, Automotive, Plastics Manufacturing, Waste Treatment/Disposal, Electroplating, Painting, Telecommunications, Semiconductor, Photovoltaic, Plumbing/Hardware, Printing, Corrugated Cardboard, Printed Circuit Board, Food Processing, and Nuclear.

Our technical specialties:

• Source water deionization and purification or ultra-purification
o Reverse osmosis
o Ion exchange
• Wastewater treatment
o Conventional contaminant precipitation treatment
o Clay treatment
o Membrane microfiltration
o Reverse osmosis
o Ion exchange
• Wastewater recycling
o Reverse osmosis
o Ion exchange
• Solids dewatering
o Filter press
o Liquid crystallizer
o Sludge dryer
o Evaporator
• Metal plating process optimization
o Perma-Disc filter
o Evaporator
o Counterflow rinsing technique
o Precious metals recovery
• Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD)
o Pre-treatment of source water
o Process water optimization
o Wastewater recovery and treatment
o Solids dewatering
• CIX-RO (Cyclic Ion Exchange – Reverse Osmosis)
• Leachate Treatment
o Conventional wastewater treatment
o Microfiltration
o Purification
o Water Polishing
• Automated Control Systems
o Self-monitoring, self-correcting automated control system
o Sophisticated HMIs and dashboard data monitoring

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