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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 thi...

VIDEO: Desalination news round-up

Stories include Ghana’s 60,000 m3/day plant finally inaugurated and desalination included in ACWA...

Veolia to supply water treatment services to South Korea's largest nuclear power plant

Veolia has been awarded a three-year operation and maintenance contract by Korea Hydro & Nucl...

First desalination plant in West Africa officially inaugurated

On Friday, April 17, Abengoa, a global company that applies technology solutions for sustainabili...

Water quality rapidly deteriorating in many countries, study shows

A new global study recently released by the International Food Policy Research Institute and Veol...

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 allocat...

DESALINATION NEWSCAST

VIDEO HEADLINES:

Desalination included in ACWA Power consortium bid for Bahrain waste to energy project

Ghana’s 60,000 m3/day plant finally inaugurated

Republic of Korea to get Toray UF modules

German membrane company acquired by Aquarion Group

Polymeric membrane suitability discussed in WWI’s Big Question

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 to Remanufacture Your Electrical Equipment

How much longer can your aging electrical equipment keep up? Are you willing to risk excessive downtime and environmental damage to find out?  Attend this webinar, sponsored by RESA Power Solu...
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WHITE PAPERS

The Practical Design Approach to Coatings and Liners for the Rehabilitation of Cylindrically-Shaped Manhole Structures

The lack to date of an industry produced design standard for coatings and linings used in the ren...

Demonstrating the Value of CPVC Piping for Pulp and Paper

 The efficiency of paper production processes cannot be overlooked—paper is one of the most ...

High Viscosity Polymer Measurement

How to overcome the challenges of measuring high viscosity, low flow polymers. This white paper i...

NEWS BY REGION

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...

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...

VIDEO: Desalination news round-up

Stories include Ghana’s 60,000 m3/day plant finally inaugurated and desalination included in ACWA Power consortium bid for Bahrain WtE project...

Ovivo awarded over $20M in contracts for services in North American, European markets

Ovivo recently announced that it has been awarded two significant contracts totaling more than $20 million to provide services in North American an...

UK wastewater treatment works expansion to receive detailed design, project management

The Laing O’Rouke-Imtech joint venture recently appointed a partnership between Hyder Consulting and Mott MacDonald to provide design and project m...

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...

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...

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...

First desalination plant in West Africa officially inaugurated

On Friday, April 17, Abengoa, a global company that applies technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, official...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

Veolia to supply water treatment services to South Korea's largest nuclear power plant

Veolia has been awarded a three-year operation and maintenance contract by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power, the fifth-largest nuclear power supplie...

World Water Forum 2015: Call for greater government, industry collaboration

On April 12-17, the World Water Council will host its 7th World Water Forum at the Daegu EXCO in the province of Daegu-Gyeongbuk, Republic of Korea...

Hong Kong investors pave way for Dais Analytic involvement in China

SAGE Technology Investment and JHSE Technology Investment have announced the equity investment in Dais Analytic Corporation, the creation of D...

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...

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

CS Week

Location:
Charlotte, NC , USA
Apr 28, 2015 - May 1, 2015

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2015

Location:
Houston, TX , USA
May 4, 2015 - May 7, 2015

Ozwater '15

Location:
Adelaide , Australia
May 12, 2015 - May 14, 2015