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Global technology challenge seeks energy-efficient seawater desalination solutions

GE ecomagination and Aramco Entrepreneurship launched an open global technology challenge to accelerate the development of solutions focused on improving the energy efficiency of seawater desalinat...

Partnership to help distribute Veolia water/wastewater systems in Middle East

Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies has signed a partnership with Corys Environment to promote water and wastewater systems developed in UAE and the Emirates of Dubai in particular.

IDE Technologies receives two Global Water Awards

IDE Technologies was named a Global Water Awards category winner of the Desalination Plant of the Year for its Israel Sorek Project -- the world's largest and most advanced seawater reverse osmosis...

Singapore deep tunnel phase II: consultants eagerly await tender decision

Major engineering consultancies are eagerly anticipating a tender decision from utility PUB for the construction of the second phase of Singapore’s Deep Tunnel Sewerage System (DTSS)...

Retrofitted oil and gas tankers: the future for mobile water treatment?

A Norwegian company believes that retrofitting old oil tankers with water treatment technology could create mobile treatment facilities and prevent the environmental challenge of shipping disposal...

Welsh Water selects EC Harris for contract extension

In a £120 million per year extended contract, utility Welsh Water has contracted consultancy EC Harris to provide cost and management services...

Wastewater reuse plant set for Peru mine

Swedish construction company Skanska has won a contract to build a wastewater treatment plant worth SEK640 million ($98.3 million) to provide treatment services for a mine in Peru...

240 babies die every hour from unsafe water – UN-Water

Millions of children under five die every year due to toxically germ-infested unsafe drinking water - almost three to four babies a minute, according to UN-Water’s estimations...

Navajo Nation water supply project to receive first major pumping plant

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has awarded a $19.6-million construction contract to build the Tohlakai Pumping Plant, the first pumping plant for the Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project.

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.