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Spain utility adopts modeling solution to improve wastewater collection

Aguas de Valencia, a water utility serving Northern Spain, has begun full deployment of a new modeling solution from Innovyze to meet its complex dynamic sewer modeling requirements.

RO desalination project invites interest in Sohar, Oman

Contractors have been invited to submit expressions of interest to build a 22,000 m3/day desalination plant at the Sohar Industrial Port Area in northern Oman...

U.S.-Mexico border clean water access, improved infrastructure the focus of joint initiative

A joint initiative between the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the EPA aims to improve access to clean water and wastewater infrastructure for U.S. communities along the Mexico border.

Technology to improve water conservation in second-largest Saudi Arabia city

Saudi Arabia's National Water Company plans to install new meters and communication modules from Itron to help Jeddah better conserve water resources.

Renewable powered desalination – what the IDA President has to say

Dr Abdullah Al-Alshaikh, president of the International Desalination Association (IDA), gives his views on renewable powered desalination via a Google Hangout video interview...

MBBR technology centre of petrochemical water reuse project in Taiwan

Taiwanese refiner and olefins producer Formosa Petrochemical Corporation (FPCC) has awarded a 15 million euro contract to the oil and gas solutions & technologies unit of Veolia...

Membrane distillation set for China coal-to-chemical project

Membrane company memsys and water treatment manufacturer Horizon Environmental Technology have entered into a pilot plant agreement for a coal-to-chemical project in northern China...

2014 Stockholm Water Prize awarded to Harvard Professor John Briscoe

South Africa native John Briscoe was named the 2014 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for his contributions to global and local water management, inspired by a commitment to improving the lives of peo...

Drinking water trace metal monitor purchased by SVT following trial

UK utility Severn Trent Water (SVT) is looking to roll out a trace metal monitor at one of its water treatment works with the aim of ensuring water produced consistently meets UK standards...

Smile! Increase fluoridation in England’s water supplies, urges report

Dental health could be improved across England if fluoride is added to more water supplies, a new report has urged...