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, accordi...

VIDEO: Mundaring water treatment plant opened in Australia

The 165,000 m3/day Mundaring Water Treatment Plant costing AUS$300 million has been officially opened this week in Western Australia...

VIDEO: Talking rainwater tanks

Australia is set roll out intelligent rainwater tank systems that can be controlled through smart phones and automatically control the release of w...

Desalination system helps thwart drought in Marshall Islands

A Spectra desalination plant established on Utrik, an atoll in the Marshall Islands, is thwarting the effects of a yearlong, region-wide drought.

Process water treatment improved at Australia mine site with new brine concentrator

A brine concentrator system was recently installed at Energy Resources of Australia's Ranger uranium mine site to help treat process water.

Australian sewage treatment plant to double capacity with membrane bioreactor

A Queensland, Australia sewage treatment plant will receive a membrane bioreactor from GE to double the amount of water treated per day.

Aging water assets in Australia to be renewed by Black & Veatch, Thiess

Melbourne Water's next phase of capital investments will name Black & Veatch, in a joint venture with Thiess, as one of two preferred Service P...

Concrete product distribution agreement announced for Australia, New Zealand

Australia and New Zealand will start to see a significant increase in concrete products from ConShield Technologies, Inc.

Great Plains Industries acquires Trimec Industries

Great Plains Industries, Inc. (GPI) of Wichita, Kan., has acquired privately-held Trimec Industries headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

Major biological nutrient removal system at New Zealand WWTP to be upgraded

CH2M Beca Limited was chosen to upgrade the biological nutrient removal system at the Mangere WWTP in Auckland, New Zealand.


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