Upcoming

Conference

BCWWA 3rd Annual Operator Continuing Education Day
November 27, 2019
Anvil Centre, New Westminster, BC

Spencer Snowling, VP of Product Development for Hydromantis, will be the keynote speaker at the BCWWA 3rd Annual Operator Continuing Education Day.

His talk "Water and Wastewater Simulation, The New Way Forward in Operator Education" will focus on the history of mathematical simulation in the wastewater industry, and how it has evolved from a tool for design engineers into a cutting-edge technology for advanced operator training.

Spencer will also be leading simulation-based interactive workshops in both the water treatment and wastewater treatment streams.

For more information, please visit the BCWWA event website.

BCWWA

November

Hiring

Positions available: Junior Engineers

The junior engineers will assist senior Hydromantis staff in carrying out various routine tasks of completing customer support, consulting services and product development.

Application deadline has passed. We are currently reviewing resumes and will contact potential applicants for interviews. Thank you for your interest.

Hiring

October 2019

GPS-XTM Version 8 Released

GPS-X v8

Hydromantis' new release of GPS-XTM v8 includes:

  • Mantis2S – Sulfur & Selenium Model Library
  • Aerobic Granular Sludge Reactor Model
  • Stormwater Runoff Model
  • Python Scripting Integration
  • Mass Balance Table Diagrams
  • Dynamic Data Validation
  • and much more
PDF Download View the Press Release.

Customers with current tech support contracts will be contacted within the next few days regarding how to upgrade to the latest version. If you don't receive an email but believe that you are entitled to the upgrade, please contact info@hydromantis.com for more information.

Training

Rajeev Goel, Ph.D., P.Eng., President and CEO of Hydromantis will be hosting two workshops on "Wastewater Treatment Plant Modelling for Plant Design & Optimization"

Dubai - Oct 29th

Mumbai - Nov 1st

Dubai or Mumbai

Videos

Check out our latest recorded webinar :

What's New in GPS-X Version 8.0 - Part 2

Join us live for the third part in the series by registering for that upcoming free webinar.

Video

September 2019

Videos

Check out our latest recorded webinar :

What's New in GPS-X Version 8.0 - Part 1

Join us live for the next two parts by registering for those upcoming free webinars.

Video

WEFTEC 2019

Visit us at Booth 2719

The following Hydromantis experts will be a part of WEFTEC 2019.

Rajeev Goel

Rajeev Goel,
President & CEO,
Hydromantis ESS, Inc.

Spencer Snowling

Spencer Snowling,
VP of Product Development

Robert Beres

Robert Beres,
Executive VP of
Sales & Marketing

Jacob Barclay

Jacob Barclay,
Junior Engineer

WEFTEC 2019

Special Events

Monday

Operations Challenge Competition – Process Control Event
Hydromantis is proud to be providing the process simulator for the Process Control event at the annual Operations Challenge competition.
Come watch the teams compete to troubleshoot process issues with a virtual wastewater treatment plant.
Time: 10:00 AM
Booth: Booth 7007, North Hall B

Workshops/Sessions

Saturday

Brief Overview of GPS-X and Description of Gaming Station
Type: Workshop
Time: 9:30 AM - 9:40 AM
Presented During: W03 Game Based Modeling
Room: S404a
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Speaker)

Process Simulation Modeling
Type: Workshop
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Presented During: W01 Refinery Wastewater Treatment 201: Advanced Curriculum
Room: S501d
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Speaker)

Process Modeling Hands On Exercise
Type: Workshop
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:55 PM
Presented During: W01 Refinery Wastewater Treatment 201: Advanced Curriculum
Room: S501d
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Speaker)

Tuesday

Application of High Purity Oxygen System Model at a Full-Scale Treatment Plant
Type: Technical Session
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Presented During: 306 More Than Hot Air: Optimizing Aeration Systems
Room: S501d
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Author, Speaker)
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Co-author)

Modeling Aerobic Granular Sludge Reactor Considering Granule Formation
Type: Technical Session
Time: 4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Presented During: 423 Modeling of Aerobic Granular Sludge
Room: S403b
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Author, Speaker)
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Co-author)

Wednesday

Using Machine Learning Techniques for Influent Flow Forecasting at Water Resource Reclamation Facilities
Type: Technical Session
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Presented During: 507 Blame it on the Rain: Treatment of Wet Weather Flows
Room: S504d
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Author, Speaker)
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Co-author)

May 2019

SimuWorks OpToolPro Version 2.0 Released

Hydromantis' has released a new version of OpToolPro

PDF Download View the Press Release.

Existing clients will be contacted soon regarding your upgrade.

Contact info@hydromantis.com for any other questions.

OpToolPro v2.0

April 2019

WEAO Annual Conference

Hydromantis is happy to be a silver sponsor of the of the 2019 Water Environment Association of Ontario (WEAO) Annual Conference April 14-15, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

We will be contributing to the conference in several ways:

  • Hydromantis will be providing the simulator used for the Operations Challenge competition Process Control Event, which takes places at 8:30am Monday morning
  • Hydromantis engineer Dandan Song will be presenting the paper "Using Modelling to Analyze Plant Start-up Process: Niagara-on-the-Lake WWTP Case Study" on Monday afternoon at 4:00pm in Room 103A.
  • We will also have a booth in the OPCEA Trade Show on Monday and Tuesday.

Please drop by and visit us at the booth to see a demonstration of the upcoming GPS-X Version 8.0, and try your hand at solving activated sludge process problems in our operations process simulator SimuWorks OpTool.

WEAO SimuWorks

ToxchemTM Version 4.4 Released

Hydromantis' has released a new version of ToxchemTM

The new features can be discovered here.

Existing clients will be contacted soon regarding your upgrade.

Contact info@hydromantis.com for any other questions.

 

ToxchemTM Online Course

Need a refresher on all of the great features of Toxchem?

Join us on May 16th for an online course

Register Now 

Toxchem v4.4

March 2019

Workshop in the United Kingdom

Wastewater Modelling Workshop using GPS-XTM
March 27th & 28th, 2019

Considering the importance of energy conversation, greenhouse gas reduction, resource recovery and process optimization, the modelling of wastewater treatment plant has become an important topic for every process engineer. This workshop will cover the fundamental and advanced topics in the modelling of wastewater treatment plant with emphasis on application of GPS-XTM as a simulation tool. In addition to advanced topics, the workshop will provide hands-on experience on the software to conduct a selected modelling study.

The course is intended for existing modelling practitioners as well as those interested in learning about basic modelling and simulation.

For more information, visit Workshop UK

Cranfield University

October 2018

WEFTEC 2018

Visit us at Booth 4044

The following Hydromantis experts will be a part of WEFTEC 2018.

Rajeev Goel

Rajeev Goel,
President & CEO,
Hydromantis ESS, Inc.

Spencer Snowling

Spencer Snowling,
VP of Product Development

Robert Beres

Robert Beres,
Executive VP of
Sales & Marketing

Dandan Song

Dandan Song,
Junior Engineer

WEFTEC 2018

Special Events

Monday

Operations Challenge Competition – Process Control Event
Hydromantis is proud to be providing the process simulator for the Process Control event at the annual Operations Challenge competition.
Come watch the teams compete to troubleshoot process issues with a virtual wastewater treatment plant.
Time: 10:00 AM
Booth: 4562

Tuesday

WEF Innovative Technology Award
Hydromantis is the proud winner of a 2018 WEF Innovative Technology Award for its lead-edge wastewater operations process simulator SimuWorksTM.
Join us at the awards ceremony to hear about our experiences with using simulation for operator training, certification and in the annual WEF Operations Challenge competition.
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:25 AM
Venue: WEF Innovation Pavilion

Workshops/Sessions

Monday

Process Modeling of Intensive Algal Nutrient Recovery Processes
Type: Late Breaking Research Session
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Presented During: 201 Late-Breaking Research: Innovative Approaches for Resource Recovery
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 336
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Co-author)

Assessing Energy Consumption at a WRRF Using Process Models: A Case Study
Type: Technical Session
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Presented During: 207 Evaluating Energy Use and Management Alternatives for Operational Efficiency at WRRFs
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 350
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Presenter, Author)

Tuesday

Nitrifying Below the Washout SRT: Experimental and Modelling Results for a Hybrid MABR/Activated Sludge Process
Type: Technical Session
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Presented During: NOCC-256 305 Advancements in Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactors (MABR): From Pilot to Full Scale Operation
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 239
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Co-author)

Evolution of an Interactive Wastewater Treatment Plant Simulator
Type: IKE Session
Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Presented During: NOCC-251 300 Interactive Knowledge Exchange: How To Challenge and Utility Management
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 339
Dr. Rajeev Goel, Dr. Spencer Snowling, Kathleen Ingram, Dandan Song (Co-authors)

Development and Application of Process Water Simulator for Water Reuse and Industrial Process Water Treatment
Type: Technical Session
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Presented During: 403 Process Modeling for Industrial Wastewater System Design and Optimization
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 356
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Author), Dr. Spencer Snowling (Co-author)

Simulación Dinámica como Herramienta para Controlar Consumo y Generación de Energía Eléctrica en Plantas de Tratamiento de Aguas Residuales
Type: Technical Session
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Presented During: 406 Experiencias en la Implementación de Remoción de Nutrientes y la Neutralidad Energética
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 344
Dr. Spencer Snowling (Invited Speaker)

Wednesday

Full Scale Implementation of AirPrexTM Phosphorus Recovery and the Development of a Mechanistic Process Model
Type: Technical Session
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Presented During: 606 Sidestream Impacts From Startup to Implementation
Venue: New Orleans Convention Center, Room 354
Dr. Rajeev Goel (Co-Author)

September 2018

Videos

Check out our latest recorded webinar :

Modeling Energy Usage at WRRFs with GPS-X

Video

Conference

We are pleased to be a sponsor of the UDM2018 conference in Palermo, Italy supported by IWA.

GPS-X will be used in the course "Innovative Wastewater Treatment and Mathematical Modelling" and a license for a free month will be provided to all participants.

For more information, visit UDM2018

UDM2018 IWA

Conference

Join us at the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition in Tokyo, Japan on September 16-21.

Hydromantis President, Dr. Rajeev Goel, will be hosting a booth in the Canada Pavilion (Stand #40) as well as doing a poster presentation for a paper (ID: 3903359) entitled "Modelling Biological Removal of Selenium Oxyanions"

For more information, visit the World Water Congress website.

IWA World Water Congress Tokyo

Product

We've released a FREE, simplified version of GPS-XTM for teaching/learning purposes.

The GPS-XTM Lite version of the software allows users to become familiar with how to model simple activated sludge processes, and understand the relationships that exist between the physical, operational, stoichiometric, and kinetic parameters of the process models and simulator output.

PDF Download View the Press Release.

Download your copy today!

GPS-X Lite

August 2018

June 2018

Training

Join us for Toxchem training in Houston on June 8th.

Venue: HILTON UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON

Click for more info and to register. (This event has passed)

University of Houston

May 2018

IFAT, Europe's leading environmental technology fair, took place in Munich, Germany on May 14-18.

Thank you for coming and visiting us.

IFAT Technology Fair

CapdetWorksTM Version 4.0 Released

Hydromantis' new release of CapdetWorksTM v4.0 includes a new add-on Open API and a suite of biogas processes.

PDF Download View the Press Release.
PDF Download View the What's New Flyer.

Existing clients with current tech support contracts will be sent emails in the next few weeks regarding their upgrade.

Contact info@hydromantis.com for any other questions.

CapdetWorks V4.0

April 2018

WEAO Annual Conference

Rajeev Goel (President & CEO), Spencer Snowling (VP of Product Development), Kathleen Ingram (Junior Engineer) and Dandan Song (Junior Engineer) will be attending the WEAO conference in London, Ontario from April 15-17.

Come visit us in our booth.

We are excited to have our SimuWorks OpTool program being used in the Operator's Challenge.

We are also involved in the following presentations:

2018-122
Using a Simulator to Train Operators and Troubleshoot Plant Operations: Nobleton WRRF Case Study
Dandan Song
Session 2 (Salon D1) 10:00-10:30 - Monday

2018-025
Whole plant model of a High Purity Oxygen (HPO) Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF) for Operational Planning and Plant Optimization
Rajeev Goel
Session 4 (Salon F) 10:30-11:00 - Monday

2018-074
Use of Process Modelling for Operational Analysis of a Travel Centre Wastewater Treatment Plant
Kathleen Ingram
Session 4 (Salon F) 11:30-12:00 - Monday

2018-018
Development of Sustainable Solutions for Industrial Water Systems Using Advanced Modelling & Simulation Tools
Mark Knight (co-author Spencer Snowling)
Session 19 (Salon G) 8:30-9:00 - Tuesday

WEAO SimuWorks

January 2018

Videos

Check out our latest video :

Setting Up BNR Layouts in GPS-X

Video

Publication

Learn tips on data validation from Hydromantis modelling experts Spencer Snowling and Rajeev Goel in the article "The Basics of Good Modelling Practice" in the latest issue of WEAO INFLUENTS magazine.

View the article.

WEAO PDF Download

December 2017

Holiday 2017

November 2017

Join us in New Delhi on Nov 24th.

Hydromantis' President, Rajeev Goel is hosting two free information sessions.

Click for more info and to register.

New Delhi, India

October 2017

WEFTEC 2017

The following Hydromantis experts will be a part of WEFTEC 2017.

Rajeev Goel,
President & CEO,
Hydromantis ESS, Inc.

Spencer Snowling,
VP of Product Development

Malcolm Fabiyi,
President,
Hydromantis USA

Robert Beres,
Executive VP of Sales & Marketing

WEFTEC 2017

Huddle Room Meetings

Monday

New Developments in GPS-X (Process Water & Industrial Models)
Time: 2:30 P.M.
Room A1 Hall B, Booth 1268, Use the 1300/1400 aisle for the most direct access.

Tuesday

SimuWorks OpTool Customization
Time: 2:30 P.M.
Room B1 Hall B, Booth 6163, Use the 6200/6300 aisle for the most direct access

Wednesday

Introducing Hydromantis Academic Partnership Initiative
Time: 10:30 A.M.
Room B2, Hall B, Booth 6163, Use the 6200/6300 aisle for the most direct access

Workshops/Sessions

Sunday

Dynamic Modeling
Type: Workshop
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Presented During: W15 Advanced Refinery Wastewater Treatment
Presented During Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Venue: McCormick Place, S501cd, South Building - Level 5
Spencer Snowling (Workshop Speaker)

Monday

2275 - A Sensitivity Analysis of Model Parameters Influencing the Biofilm Nitrification Rate:
Comparison Between the Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR) and Integrated Fixed Film Activated Sludge (IFAS) Process

Type: Traditional Technical Session
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Presented During: 206 Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactors: Knowledge Development Forum
Presented During Time: 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Venue: McCormick Place, S501cd, South Building - Level 5
Spencer Snowling (Co-Author)

Tuesday

2367 - Leveling Up Operators With an Interactive Wastewater Treatment Plant Simulator
Type: IKE Sessions
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Presented During: 400 Interactive Knowledge Exchange: Public Outreach
Presented During Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Venue: McCormick Place, S402a, South Building - Level 4
Spencer Snowling (IKE Abstract Speaker)

1621 - What Operators Do When Dealing With Operational Challenges:
How Simulators Can Provide a Risk Free Platform for Troubleshooting Wastewater Challenges

Type: Traditional Technical Session
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Presented During: 418 Workforce Development Complements Asset Management
Presented During Time: 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Venue: McCormick Place, S404bc, South Building - Level 4
Malcolm Fabiyi (Presenter, Author), Spencer Snowling (Co-Author)

Wednesday

Using Models for Training
Type: Traditional Technical Session
Time: 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Presented During: 507 Case Studies on Process Model Application at Resource Recovery Utilities
Presented During Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue: McCormick Place, S404d, South Building - Level 4
Spencer Snowling (Invited Speaker and Assistant Moderator)

How Can Models Be Used To Train Staff To Optimize and Troubleshoot Their Facility?
Type: Traditional Technical Session
Time: 10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Presented During: 507 Case Studies on Process Model Application at Resource Recovery Utilities
Presented During Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue: McCormick Place, S404d, South Building - Level 4
Spencer Snowling (Invited Speaker)

July 2017

GPS-XTM Version 7.0 Released

Hydromantis' new release of GPS-XTM v7.0 includes a newly updated user interface, updated high-purity oxygen (HPO) and chemical dosage models, as well as new hardware keyless licensing.

Read more

PDF Download View the Press Release.
PDF Download View the What's New Flyer.
Video Watch the What's New in GPS-X v7.0 webinar.

Contact info@hydromantis.com for upgrade support.

GPS-X V7.0

Videos

Check out our latest video :

Modelling High-Purity Oxygen (HPO) Systems with GPS-X

Video

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

Job Opportunity

We are looking to hire a Junior Engineer. Visit our careers page for details.

Update: We are currently reviewing resumes. Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Thank you for your interest.

Job Opportunity

December 2016

October 2016

SimuWorks OpToolPro

"Flight Simulator" Training & Testing Platform Rolled Out

Hydromantis is pleased to announce that our process control simulator platform for operational training and testing has now been released. It includes many advanced features and functionalities.

Read more

Contact info@hydromantis.com with any questions.

OpTool Pro

WEFTEC

Thank you to everyone that came out to see us at our booth at WEFTEC. It was another great year!

Hydromantis is honored to have provided the simulator platform for the 2016 Water Environment Federation (WEF) operations challenge Process Control Event.

View the video that WEF posted about the event.


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