DME e.V.is the central platform for the subject of seawater desalination in Germany. Know-how coming from Germany has a long tradition in the field of desalination technology. Even in future Germany will contribute its high-performance and efficient knowledge to this branch.

For this purpose DME e.V. focusses the interests of science, industry and politics towards the subject of seawater desalination in Germany.

To accomplish the objectives of  the association and to execute the following activities  DME e.V. initiated the following committees Technisch-Wissenschaftliche-Ausschuss (TWA), the Ausschuss Wasser Zukunft (AWZ) as well as DME GmbH which is the operatively acting business unit of DME e.V., with its i.e. wide ranging offer of seminars.

DME e.V. – Overview of Activities:


Continuous exchange of information and experience

Continuous exchange of information and experience in the field of desalination for the public as well as for members.

Stimulation of cooperation

of industry, politics and other relevant associations at home and abroad. The public will be informed about leading questions and possible solutions in the field of seawater desalination.

Encouragement of training and development

Encouragement of training and development as well as research projects, participation in fairs, delegation visits, workshops, seminars, etc.