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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...

World Water Day 2015: New rankings reveal highest-performing global water, sanitation & hygiene nonprofits

Philanthropedia recently announced new rankings of the top 16 international nonprofits supporting...

Water.org, Bank of America partner to provide clean, safe water to Southern India

Bank of America has announced a $1-million grant to Water.org in an effort to empower 100,000 peo...

Biosolids management ripe for German expertise in Jordan, says minister

Jordan’s biosolids industry is lacking behind and the country would welcome German industry exper...

Brazil drinking water plant expansion to receive advanced ultrafiltration technology

The Alto da Boa Vista drinking water treatment plant in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, is set to ...

Giorgio Armani, GCI announce fifth successive year of Acqua for Life campaign

Giorgio Armani and Green Cross International announced their fifth successive year of partnership...

DESALINATION NEWSCAST

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Singapore to build third desalination plant and potentially more

SWRO kick-started in Qatar with Ras Abu Fontas A3 project

Abengoa deal with ONEE opens doors to PPP in Morocco

Cape Town  considers desalination after feasibility study

Suez rebrands desalination companies under parent company

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Demonstrating the Value of CPVC Piping for Pulp and Paper

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High Viscosity Polymer Measurement

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NEWS BY REGION

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...

Brazil drinking water plant expansion to receive advanced ultrafiltration technology

The Alto da Boa Vista drinking water treatment plant in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, is set to soon receive a major expansion, with Koch Membrane...

Giorgio Armani, GCI announce fifth successive year of Acqua for Life campaign

Giorgio Armani and Green Cross International announced their fifth successive year of partnership with the Acqua for Life campaign in support of co...

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...

Magnetrol announces opening, expansion of several key locations worldwide

Magnetrol International, a specialist in level and flow measurement instrumentation, has announced that it recently expanded and opened several key...

Crossrail Close Call--Strengthening Project Protects Sewer from Tunnel Boring Machines

A trencheless solution recently protected London's Ham sewer to enable large diameter tunnel boring machines to pass by extremely closely for Londo...

United Utilities extends use of THP sludge treatment

Utility United Utilities has followed up using Cambi’s Thermal Hydrolysis (THP) technology on a large scale at Davyhulme with two smaller orders...

There's Gold in them..Wastewaters--Exporting Israel's Paper from Waste Tech

An Israeli technology treats wastewater prior to treatment plants to produce recycled cellulose in the form of pellets. Having partnered with Veoli...

50% leakage reduction target part of €639m contract in France

Suez Environnement subsidiary Lyonnaise Des Eaux has been awarded a 12-year contract by the Gennevilliers Water Syndicate (SEPG) worth €639 million...

Stockholm to upgrade major WWTP with advanced MBR technology

Stockholm Vatten is set to receive new membrane bioreactor equipment from GE for the Henriksdal municipal wastewater treatment plant as part of an ...

Magnetrol announces opening, expansion of several key locations worldwide

Magnetrol International, a specialist in level and flow measurement instrumentation, has announced that it recently expanded and opened several key...

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...

Biosolids management ripe for German expertise in Jordan, says minister

Jordan’s biosolids industry is lacking behind and the country would welcome German industry expertise and input, the Minister for Water and Irrigat...

Overcoming harmful algal blooms: Ras Al Khaimah’s desalination plant open for business

Ras Al Khaimah's newly opened SWRO project will use dissolved air flotation (DAF) as part of its pre-treatment to overcome the regional challenge o...

Desalination mentoring programme launched by the IDA

The IDA has launched a mentorship program with the aim of helping the next generation of leaders advance their knowledge and careers...

Qurayyat Desalination Another Feather in Oman's IWP Cap

Oman PWP has announced that two new desalination plants will add over 500,000 m3/day to the country's supply. Offering steady and reliable returns ...

Scaling Up the Middle East's Renewable Desalination

Since May 2014, four companies have been working on a pilot project to develop energy efficient and renewable energy desalination technology in Abu...

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...

Giorgio Armani, GCI announce fifth successive year of Acqua for Life campaign

Giorgio Armani and Green Cross International announced their fifth successive year of partnership with the Acqua for Life campaign in support of co...

Veolia/MSF partnership to install solar panels and help combat malaria in Chad

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF - Doctors Without Borders) and the Veolia Foundation have signed a multi-year research and innovation partnership in ...

Bill Gates, Peter Janicki and the Omni Processor--A Game-changer for Reuse in Africa?

Bill Gates recently caused a media storm by drinking reused wastewater. Although not a new concept to the industry, one US company is taking a scal...

Changing Perceptions

A video showing Bill Gates drinking cleaned up wastewater from a new off-grid technology recently went viral. The global water industry is full of ...

SWRO desalination kick-starts PPPs for ONEE in Morocco

Construction has started on a desalination plant in Morocco that will use ultrafiltation (UF) and reverse osmosis (RO) membranes to produce 10...

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...

AWWA to establish first International Community with historic opening of India branch

The American Water Works Associationhas announced that it will establish its first International Community when it opens an office this spring in I...

The Great Wall, Mark II: Engineering China's Water Lifeline

Totalling a century from conception to completion, costing over $60 billion, China's South-North Water Transfer Project will be one of the greatest...

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...

Giorgio Armani, GCI announce fifth successive year of Acqua for Life campaign

Giorgio Armani and Green Cross International announced their fifth successive year of partnership with the Acqua for Life campaign in support of co...

Singapore to build third desalination plant

Asia’s water hub Singapore will build a third desalination plant as it has experienced its longest dry spell in 149 years...

Royal HaskoningDHV to implement new WTPs, distribution networks in rural Vietnam

Royal HaskoningDHV has signed a 2.7-million-euro ($2.8-million) contract to implement two new water treatment plants and distribution networks in t...

Tai Po, Hong Kong drinking water plant to double in size

Xylem has been contracted to provide clarification and filtration systems for the expansion of the Tai Po Water Treat...

Magnetrol announces opening, expansion of several key locations worldwide

Magnetrol International, a specialist in level and flow measurement instrumentation, has announced that it recently expanded and opened several key...

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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UPCOMING WATER INDUSTRY EVENTS

7th World Water Forum

Location:
Daegu and Gyeongbuk , Republic of Korea
Apr 12, 2015 - Apr 17, 2015

WWEMA Washington Forum

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Washington, DC , USA
Apr 13, 2015 - Apr 15, 2015

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London, England , UK
Apr 14, 2015 - Apr 16, 2015