LiqTech International Announces Diesel Particulate Filter Order for the Luxury Boat Market - Receives an Order for $450,000 from Emigreen B.V. Netherland -
BALLERUP, Denmark, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LiqTech International, Inc., (NYSE: LIQT), a clean technology company that manufactures and markets highly specialized filtration technologies, today announced that it has received a new order for Diesel Particulate Filters ("DPF") for $450,000 from Emigreen B.V. Netherland, a firm that is expert in the emission control of industrial combustion engines.
Environmental regulations are expected to get tougher with more rigorous enforcement in the future and the luxury boat market segment has recognized that it needs to operate in an environmentally friendly way if they wish to call on any port in the world. Generators on luxury-class super-yachts or mega-yachts are driven by efficient diesel engines but they still create an appreciable amount of soot and NOx gasses that are both a pollutant in harbors as well as dangerous to people's health.
By integrating LiqTech's DPF products with the generator/engine set, 99.98% of soot particulates can be removed.
Mr. Niko Dalpis, CEO of Emigreen B.V., stated, "We have worked closely with LiqTech International A/S over the years and chose them to partner with us in providing a solution to the soot and gas problem that large industrial diesel engines can create. We have found them to be a very competent and reliable partner in addressing this serious and growing problem."
Mr. Finn Helmer, CEO of LiqTech, noted, "We believe the potential in this segment is very large and we look forward to working with Emigreen B.V. to significantly expand the revenue opportunities for both companies."
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LiqTech International, Inc., a Nevada corporation, is a clean technology company that for more than a decade has developed and provided state-of-the-art technologies for gas and liquid purification using ceramic silicon carbide filters, particularly highly specialized filters for the control of soot exhaust particles from diesel engines and for liquid filtration. It also manufactures ceramic silicon carbide kiln furniture. Using nanotechnology, LiqTech develops products using proprietary silicon carbide technology. LiqTech's products are based on unique silicon carbide membranes which facilitate new applications and improve existing technologies. For more information, please visit www.liqtech.com. Follow LiqTech on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/liqtech-international. Follow LiqTech on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiqTech
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