Table of Contents

WaterWorld

03/01/2014
Volume 29, Issue 1
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  • REGULARS

    • Editor's Note

      • How much is too much?

        A new report shows Singapore has jumped to being the most expensive city in the world. How does this translate into water tariffs?

    • News

      • World News

        Collection of water and wastewater news from around the world

      • Industry News

        Collection of water and wastewater new headlines from Industry news

      • Analysis

    • Technology Roundup

      • Corrosion Control

        Collection of product and news annoucements focused on Corrosion Conrol

    • Product Review

  • UPFRONT

    • Leader Focus

    • Executive Tech Comparison

      • The Big Question

        Ultraviolet Treatment (UV) technology is recognised and used in developed water infrastructures, yet this is not always the case in developing nations, with utilities favouring traditional chemical disinfection.

  • REGIONAL SPOTLIGHT

  • TECHNOLOGY CASE STUDIES

    • Utility Management: Tariffs

    • Industrial Water Treatment

      • Brewing Up Change in Water Treatment Technology

        With water forming one of the four key components of beer, the brewing industry is leading the charge on the use of advanced water treatment technologies that are supporting the sector's environmental and economic goals.

    • Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD)

      • Zero to Hero ZLD Potential for the Power Industry

        This article explores how the power generation industry is employing Zero Liquid Discharge solutions for flue gas desulfurization, using the US as an example, as well as installations in Egypt and Italy.

  • SHOW PREVIEW: IFAT 2014

    • Water/Wastewater Goes Big: Innovation Showcase in Munich

      With 125,000 visitors attending and nearly 3000 exhibitors from the around the world, IFAT has earned a name for being the biggest water, wastewater and solid waste show.

    • Validated UV Performance

      LIT UV introduces the new DUV series of UV equipment for water treatment, offering an unmatched degree of usability and reliability.

    • Laying Down a 'True Grit' Challenge

      Sewage treatment operators are being challenged to rethink their assumptions about wastewater grit particles that could be the unknown cause of huge operating inefficiencies.

    • New Aqua MegaDisk Cloth Media Filter

      The new Aqua MegaDisk ™ cloth media filter features 30% larger diameter disks than the original AquaDisk filter and is capable of treating up to 24 MGD in a single unit.

    • BASF Water Solutions The Right Treatment

      At booth A3 237/336, BASF, the world's leading chemical company, will feature its wide range of innovative water chemicals and state-of-the-art ultrafiltration membranes used for drinking and wastewater treatment, desalination and industrial water treatment

    • Optimised Water Solutions

      Grundfos, a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology, will soon be presenting new Optimised Water Solutions for a range of water supply and wastewater applications.

    • Moving Bed ADsorbers

      Wherever water is treated by adsorption vessels are necessary. Mostly fixed bed filters, where the water is guided through an adsorptive bulk, are used. Conventional activated carbon (abr. AC) is very often an adsorptive material.

    • Made-to-measure Closed-Loop Control

      Pneumatic control circuits are highly cost-efficient and are thus an effective way of supporting process optimisation.

    • Online Analysis for Drinking Water

      The world´s population is steadily growing and our need for clean drinking water is rising too. Bürkert has made its mission to simplify industrial water treatment.

    • Submersible Motor Pumps for Offshore Applications

      Submersible motor pumps have become an indispensable feature of the offshore industry in recent years, largely due to the combination of technical sophistication and cost-effectiveness.

    • Sydney Tar Pond & Coke Ovens Remediation

      The people of Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada will now be able to finally enjoy more of their downtown as remediation of the Tar Ponds and Coke Ovens is now complete.

    • Pumps, Accessories and Services

      NETZSCH Pumps & Systems therefore offers a great variety of perfectly coordinated pump solutions, accessories and services for these sectors from a single source.

    • Innovative, Sustainable Solutions for Water

      Founded by Ronald S. Lauder, RWL Water provides responsible and sustainable environmental solutions through the utilization of advanced water purification and recycling technologies.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Research reveals dramatic growth of global hydropower expected this decade

Based on new statistics, an unprecedented boom in global hydropower dam construction is underway, primarily in developing countries and emerging economies.

DOD, NIH awards Cambrian prestigious contracts to further develop advanced biotechnologies

Cambrian Innovation recently won a prestigious contract from the Department of Defense and another two from the National Institutes of Health to further develop biotechnologies to dramatically improve water treatment, testing and remediation.

MWH Global promotes nearly a dozen employees to VP positions

MWH Global has officially announced the promotion of three employees to senior vice president and eight others to vice president. The promotions were confirmed by the MWH board of directors at its August board meeting.

Online Zeta Potential Measurement Provides Water Treatment Control, Cost Reduction

Online zeta potential measurements can provide real-time water quality monitoring and support effective process control under all circumstances. The value of online measurement is illustrated through the experiences of Aurora Water, which is using zeta potential at one facility as both an offline and online tool for monitoring and controlling water treatment processes.

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