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Pancopia Featured as NASA SBIR Success Story

On June 12, Pancopia was featured in a story NASA recently published on Pancopia’s water recycling technology, and its future uses within NASA. The article, available both on NASA’s SBIR homepage and within the Success Stories tab of the website, covers the research Pancopia has been conducting for NASA throughout the past 3 years. The […]

New NASA Ph. I for Pancopia

Hampton Virginia- Pancopia, Inc. recently won a new contract with NASA to further the development of a biological water treatment system for use in space and space exploration. Working closely with experts from Texas Tech University, the Hampton Roads Sanitation District, and the USDA, Pancopia will explore the feasibility of using a second-stage reactor to […]

Pancopia Receives National FLC Award

On Wednesday April 25, 2018 Pancopia, Inc. received a National Excellence in Technology Transfer Project of the Year 2018 award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) for the development of a next-generation water purification system for NASA’s use in manned space exploration, including possible Mars missions and colonies. Pancopia was a co-recipient of the FLC […]

Portsmouth Residuals Project Completed

Pancopia is happy to announce that it has recently completed its annual contract with the City of Portsmouth. This contract involved removing and dewatering residuals from the Lake Kilby lagoon. The residuals were then prepared for their future use as a fertilizer on farmland. Pancopia’s staff, teamed with CH2M, has overseen this process each year […]

Pancopia Presents at WaterJAM 2017

Pancopia, Inc. was honored to give a presentation at WaterJAM 2017 this past September. Chief Technical Officer Bill Cumbie presented on behalf of Pancopia, outlining our current research in wastewater treatment technology for NASA. The brief history of the base of our research, anammox bacteria, the premise of our project, the Phase I testing and results, Phase II […]