Ben is currently the product manager at Aqua Membranes, a technology company based in Albuquerque New Mexico. The company uses Printed Spacer Technology® to improve spiral wound membrane elements. Prior to his current role at Aqua Membranes Ben was a production and testing technician with the company. Where he assisted in the R&D and production of Aqua Membranes membrane elements. Prior to Aqua Membranes Ben worked at Apple with mobile and computer products. Ben holds a Bachelor’s in Environmental Planning and Design from the University of New Mexico.
Reverse osmosis has been around for decades, there have been huge strides in membranes innovation but not in element construction. Printed spacers change element construction to save energy and increase productivity for a more sustainable future.