Terms

SWS

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Subsurface Water Solutions

ASR

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Aquifer Storage and Recovery: Infiltration of water and extraction through the same, usually fully penetrating well

HDDW

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Horizontal Directional Drilled Wells

MPPW

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Multiple Partially Penetrating Wells: Multiple wells with filter screens at different depths, installed in a single borehole

ASRRO

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A combination of ASR (aquifer storage and recovery) and RO (reverse osmosis) in one system. Also known as ASRO.

BWRO

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Brackish water reverse osmosis

ASR-Coastal

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ASR set-up with multiple partially penetrating wells (MPPW) to enable injection at the base and recovery at the top to deal with buoyancy effects.

ASRO

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A combination of ASR (aquifer storage and recovery) and RO (reverse osmosis) in one system. Also known as ASRRO.

Freshmaker

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A method to manage and utilize freshwater lenses using two horizontal wells.

Freshkeeper

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A method to prevent the salinization of freshwater wells by interception of saltwater.

UWB

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Urban Waterbuffer

BAR

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Basin Aquifer Recharge

DWI

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Deep Well Injection

Terms

Name Description
SWS Subsurface Water Solutions
ASR Aquifer Storage and Recovery: Infiltration of water and extraction through the same, usually fully penetrating well
HDDW Horizontal Directional Drilled Wells
MPPW Multiple Partially Penetrating Wells: Multiple wells with filter screens at different depths, installed in a single borehole
ASRRO A combination of ASR (aquifer storage and recovery) and RO (reverse osmosis) in one system. Also known as ASRO.
BWRO Brackish water reverse osmosis
ASR-Coastal ASR set-up with multiple partially penetrating wells (MPPW) to enable injection at the base and recovery at the top to ...
ASRO A combination of ASR (aquifer storage and recovery) and RO (reverse osmosis) in one system. Also known as ASRRO.
Freshmaker A method to manage and utilize freshwater lenses using two horizontal wells.
Freshkeeper A method to prevent the salinization of freshwater wells by interception of saltwater.
UWB Urban Waterbuffer
BAR Basin Aquifer Recharge
DWI Deep Well Injection