Dr Alex Drak

Dr Alex Drak

Dr Alex Drak

Company: IDE Technologies

Job title: Industrial Water Treatment Expert


Alex Drak is a graduate of the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology with B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Chemical Engineering, as well as a doctorate, also from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Alex has been with IDE Technologies since 2013, as an Expert in industrial water treatment in the Process Department. He has led the process engineering teams in several projects of different sizes in thermal and membrane technologies, as well as industrial water treatment projects. Alex has significant expertise in the field of membrane desalination, particularly in the retrofit and expansion of existing desalination plants. He also has a broad range of knowledge of other water treatment technologies, such as thermal technologies, zero liquid discharge plants, and more.  He is experienced in the process design, and chemical and process engineering of desalination units for a wide range of water types including seawater, and industrial and wastewater. In his day-to-day work Alex combines process engineering, from the stage of solution development through to the end product stage, with the development of new processes, R&D, and chemical and technical support, both in Israel and abroad, He has several pending patents. Alex has represented IDE at various conferences in Israel and internationally.


Mine Affected Water Minimization Technology – 3 Years of Development 10:30 am

Results of treating different types of mine affected water, collected from different mine sites with MAXH2O Desalter technology. Showing significant advantage as a treatment alternative for mine affected water. Reaching high recovery of over 90%, and decreasing chemical consumption and sludge discharge.Read more

day: 10 April 2019