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Serbian brewer to improve operations with U.S. biogas cover technology

Industrial and Environmental Concepts has announced that its biogas cover technology will be inst...

DWA, Royal HaskoningDHV join forces abroad under new partnership agreement

Under a new partnership agreement signed by Dutch Water Authorities (DWA) and Royal HaskoningDHV,...

Advanced filtration system brings clean drinking water to remote Haitian village

Thanks to a new, advanced water filtration system, residents of Grande-Saline, a remote village i...

Urban Water Management in India

About 30% of people in India live in cities that are expected to double in population by 2050. Wi...

Greece: Water Privatisation Battle

Surprising to many, Greece is endowed with abundant water resources of 58 billion cubic meters pe...

Nutrient Recovery Developments

Commercialisation of nutrient recovery technologies are progressing across Europe, with a contrac...

DESALINATION NEWSCAST

VIDEO HEADLINES:

- California’s desalination rules “technically and environmentally unjustified”, says IDA’s Truby

- Israel maxes out desalination capacity to be drought-proof

- $12.6m solar investment for Orange County water treatment plant

- Evoqua launches “Nexed” electrochemical desalination module

WEBCASTS

Aligning Analytics & Asset Management Strategy: Best Practices for Water Utilities

Managing operations, aging infrastructure, availability of funding and managing capital costs are among the top five concerns cited by U.S. water utilities in a recent survey. But advanced automati...

Top 8 Reasons the Water Industry Should Remanufacture

As the water and wastewater industry moves toward more efficient, solid-state motors and drives, many facilities are turning to remanufacturing to give their electrical equipment new life. In ...
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Goodbye Transmitters! New Analytical Sensor Technology Offers Safe and Reliable Operation

With its SMARTSENS line, KROHNE has unveiled the first family of analytical sensors that eliminat...

Remote Diagnostics Will Reduce Service Costs and Increase Uptime of Filtration Systems Filtration OEMs can use built-in device diagnostics to monitor and maintain automation component performance.

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Plants based on the Lego principle - Modular automation with valve terminals

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NEWS BY REGION

Advanced filtration system brings clean drinking water to remote Haitian village

Thanks to a new, advanced water filtration system, residents of Grande-Saline, a remote village in northwest Haiti, are now receiving clean drinkin...

New index reveals countries leading in improving water, sanitation for citizens

According to a new WaSH Performance Index developed by The Water Institute at the University of North Carolina, El Salvador, Niger and Pakistan are...

Point Lisas, Trinidad receives first of two state-of-the-art water storage tanks

Florida-Aquastore has constructed the first of two tanks at Point Lisas in Trinidad, the twin island country off the northern edge of South America.

Peru water users to invest over $110M in green infrastructure, climate change efforts

To meet major water challenges in Lima, Peru, the city's water utility, SEDAPAL, plans to allocate nearly 5 percent of the water fees it collects f...

Xylem appoints new senior vice president, president of Emerging Markets

Xylem announced that it has appointed Steven Leung as senior vice president and president of Emerging Markets for the company -- a newly creat...

Serbian brewer to improve operations with U.S. biogas cover technology

Industrial and Environmental Concepts has announced that its biogas cover technology will be installed at the Molson Brewery in Serbia.

DWA, Royal HaskoningDHV join forces abroad under new partnership agreement

Under a new partnership agreement signed by Dutch Water Authorities (DWA) and Royal HaskoningDHV, DWA will offer its support for the startup of was...

Greece: Water Privatisation Battle

Surprising to many, Greece is endowed with abundant water resources of 58 billion cubic meters per year. Yet, like its finances, mismanagement has ...

Nutrient Recovery Developments

Commercialisation of nutrient recovery technologies are progressing across Europe, with a contract signed earlier this year to recycle phosphorus f...

France: Liquefied Biogas From Wastewater

French water treatment company Suez Environnement has developed an innovative new process that converts wastewater into liquefied biogas (LBG) usin...

Biosolids technology helps Idaho City meet sludge disposal requirements

The city of Rexburg, Idaho, has selected the GE’s Monsal advanced anaerobic digestion technologies to treat biosolids at the city’s wastewater...

Desalination capacity maxed out but Israel beats drought

Israel will not need to build any further desalination capacity this decade, after reaching 600 million cubic metres and overcoming drought conditi...

Hyflux springboards from Oman to Saudi to deliver desalination pre-treatment

Hyflux has won a US$48 million contract in Saudi Arabia to provide ultrafiltration pre-treatment for the Yanbu Desalination Plant...

Itron to upgrade water meters, improve water supply in Middle East

Itron announced that it has initiated a project to upgrade water meters and reduce apparent water losses in the city of Amman, Jordan, as part of t...

Desalination market “pick up” will help balance Hyflux’s revenues, says CEO Lum

With a 61% growth rate expected for the desalination industry, Hyflux CEO Olivia Lum believes this will help the Singapore firm increase group reve...

Recycled municipal wastewater to feed Middle East power plant in $3.9m project

Water treatment company Ovivo has been awarded a $3.9 million contract to supply a boiler feed water system that will recycle wastewater ...

Menorah Islands Project to install solar-powered atmospheric water generators

The Menorah Islands Project idea, which is intended to create a complex of nine artificial islands off the Israeli coast, is calling for the use of...

Olivia Lum--The Secret Behind Singapore's Water Entrepreneur

Five years in the making, WWi was recently granted an exclusive interview with Olivia Lum, CEO of Singapore water firm Hyflux. Here she talks to To...

Bahrain WTE Bid from ACWA/FCC to Include Desalination Plans

An alternative bid from a consortium including ACWA Power for Bahrain's 390,000 tonne per year waste to energy (WtE) facility will include the prov...

World News

A guide has been released to help water utility managers detect and control cyantoxins, the algae-related contaminants, which impacted Toledo in Oh...

Perseverance is Key

This issue's Leader Interview with Hyflux's Olivia Lum proves that we need to get behind innovative and disruptive technologies today which could p...

Anti-pollution system to treat wastewater discharges along Morocco coastline

His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco, North Africa, along with a number of partnering individuals, has inaugurated an anti-pollution system from...

New index reveals countries leading in improving water, sanitation for citizens

According to a new WaSH Performance Index developed by The Water Institute at the University of North Carolina, El Salvador, Niger and Pakistan are...

Urban Water Management in India

About 30% of people in India live in cities that are expected to double in population by 2050. With a growing economy and changing lifestyles the p...

CH2M HILL partnership to deliver safe, clean water supply to Jaipur, India

CH2M HILL in partnership with the Singapore Public Utilities Board and Singapore Cooperation Enterprise, is providing water management leadership s...

Xylem appoints new senior vice president, president of Emerging Markets

Xylem announced that it has appointed Steven Leung as senior vice president and president of Emerging Markets for the company -- a newly creat...

H2O Risk: Business [not] as Usual

Water risks are now a major concern for multinationals. Nestlé realised this nearly 10 years ago and made changes. How are other companies pre-empt...

World News

California Water Service Company has signed an exclusive agreement to partner with the city of Sunnyvale, Santa Clara Valley Water District and App...

$1m desalination contracts bagged in India/Ghana by Energy Recovery

Californian company Energy Recovery has been awarded two contracts worth $1m contract in India and Ghana...

Olivia Lum--The Secret Behind Singapore's Water Entrepreneur

Five years in the making, WWi was recently granted an exclusive interview with Olivia Lum, CEO of Singapore water firm Hyflux. Here she talks to To...

Ballast water treatment system contract awarded to Wärtsilä in China

Finnish manufacturer Wärtsilä has received an order to fit its Ballast Water Management Systems for a major European shipping company at the Jinhai...

Vietnam agricultural irrigation system to use Xylem pumps in $1.7m contract

Xylem has been awarded a $1.7 million contract with Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to design and supply advanced water pum...

New index reveals countries leading in improving water, sanitation for citizens

According to a new WaSH Performance Index developed by The Water Institute at the University of North Carolina, El Salvador, Niger and Pakistan are...

PUB, SUEZ Environnement sign agreement to collaborate on water research projects

PUB, Singapore's national water agency, and SUEZ Environnement, a global specialist in resources management, signed an agreement on May 4 to collab...

Sensus announces opening of new China meter manufacturing, assembly facility

Sensus announced that it has opened a new meter manufacturing and assembly facility in the city of Fuzhou in the Fujian Province of the People's Re...

Australian pipeline project improves operations with high-precision actuators

The Woleebee Creek to Glebe Weir Pipeline project, a nearly 75-mile industrial water pipeline in the state of Queensland, Australia, recently insta...

Tonkin Consulting appoints desalination specialist as new principal water engineer

Tonkin Consulting announced that it has appointed Neil Palmer to serve as principal water engineer at the company's head office in the city of Adel...

Australian sewage treatment plant to receive major upgrade under DBO contract

Unitywater has officially awarded a Design, Build, Operate, and Maintain contract to TRILITY, an Australian private water utility, for the rehabili...

Celebrating the Water Industry's High Fliers

The global water/wastewater industries have spoken! From Nobel Laureates, to water reuse pioneers and engineers who have grown billion dollar busin...

Sustainable drinking water/wastewater target of Australia/Vietnam MoU

Water industry associations from Australia and Vietnam have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to address water related challenges...

VIDEO: Ceramic membrane water reuse pilot in Australia

In the first half of 2013, Dutch water firm PWN Technologies took part in a study to evaluate the activity of ozone in combination with ceramic mem...

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