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Marc Luttikhuis steps down as CFO at NX Filtration  

Global provider of direct nanofiltration (NF) technology for water NX Filtration has announced that CFO Marc Luttikhuis will step down as per 30 Jun 2024. Luttikhuis and the supervisory board […] The post Marc Luttikhuis steps down as CFO at NX Filtration   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem mobile technology helps US water utilities achieve compliance with new PFAS rules

A new mobile treatment system from water technology company Xylem is enabling utilities to comply with the new regulation from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which has established legally enforceable […] The post Xylem mobile technology helps US water utilities achieve compliance with new PFAS rules first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nanostone Water secures US$30m for global expansion in water filtration solutions

Water technology and solutions company Nanostone Water (NSW) has secured a US$30m investment to accelerate its expansion worldwide. This investment will help NSW transform both municipal and industrial urban water […] The post Nanostone Water secures US$30m for global expansion in water filtration solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Brioche Pasquier entrusts Veolia with new wastewater reuse unit

French industrial pastries company Brioche Pasquier has partnered with utilities company Veolia to meet its wastewater reuse needs at its site in Les Cerqueux, France. The new installation, operational since […] The post Brioche Pasquier entrusts Veolia with new wastewater reuse unit first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEG to deliver ‘sustainability’ presentation at Europump’s 2024 annual meeting

Global group in motor, drive, and asset management systems technology WEG is the headline sponsor of this year’s Europump annual meeting, taking place at De Vere Beaumont estate near Windsor, […] The post WEG to deliver ‘sustainability’ presentation at Europump’s 2024 annual meeting first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Puraffinity appoints new COO  

Puraffinity, which develops precision technology for the removal of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) across water treatment applications, has appointed Pete Weaver as its COO. Weaver joins Puraffinity from digital […] The post Puraffinity appoints new COO   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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HUBER Technology unveils manufacturing facility in Denver, North Carolina, US

Mechanical solutions company for municipal and industrial water, wastewater, sludge treatment and energy HUBER Technology will open its manufacturing facility in the US on 17 Apr 2024, marking its commitment […] The post HUBER Technology unveils manufacturing facility in Denver, North Carolina, US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration becomes B Corp certified

The global provider of direct hollow fibre nanofiltration (NF) technology NX Filtration has officially become B Corp certified, joining a global movement of over 8,400 B Corps that pursue a […] The post NX Filtration becomes B Corp certified first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Armstrong celebrates 90th anniversary

Armstrong Fluid Technology marked its 90th anniversary this April, celebrating a milestone of longevity and innovation in the fluid-flow systems industry. Since its founding in Toronto, Canada, in 1934 by […] The post Armstrong celebrates 90th anniversary first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Hydroleap partners with Biocare in Philippines

Singaporean water technology company Hydroleap has partnered with Biocare Health Resources, an in-vitro diagnostics (IVD) distributor in the Philippines. Hydroleap will power CYCLEAN — a flagship product of Biocare’s new […] The post Hydroleap partners with Biocare in Philippines first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Organiser of Indo Renergy and Electric heads to Seoul, Korea

The organiser of Indo Renergy and Electric 2024 expo and forum Napindo Media Ashatama is at Seoul International Electric Fair and Power Generation Korea (SIEF-PGK) from 3-5 Apr 2024 at […] The post Organiser of Indo Renergy and Electric heads to Seoul, Korea first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cla-Val awards Walla Walla city, US

Manufacturer of automatic control valves Cla-Val has presented the city of Walla Walla, Washington, US, with the Smart City award in recognition of the city’s rapid adoption of new technology, […] The post Cla-Val awards Walla Walla city, US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration receives order from Delco Water for First Nations water treatment project in Canada

Canadian water treatment solutions company Delco Water has selected NX Filtration to deliver its hollow fibre nanofiltration (NF) membranes for a new water treatment plant (WTP) in Canada. This is […] The post NX Filtration receives order from Delco Water for First Nations water treatment project in Canada first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Toray operates sewage reuse demonstration plant to alleviate water shortages in India

Multinational material manufacturer Toray Industries has started demonstrating a sewage reuse system employing its water treatment membranes in Chennai, India. The project starts from May 2023 through February 2026. The […] The post Toray operates sewage reuse demonstration plant to alleviate water shortages in India first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Indo Waste and Recycling 2024, in conjunction with Indo Water, signs MoU at MIECF 2024   

Senior sales manager of Indo Waste and Recycling 2024 Samuel Octaviano has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum (MIECF) 2024, from 28-30 Mar […] The post Indo Waste and Recycling 2024, in conjunction with Indo Water, signs MoU at MIECF 2024    first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Veolia Water Technologies expands mobile water services capabilities in Malaysia

In a bid to strengthen its support for customers in the region, Veolia Water Technologies — a subsidiary of Veolia and a specialist in water treatment technologies and services — […] The post Veolia Water Technologies expands mobile water services capabilities in Malaysia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Solenis earns third consecutive platinum EcoVadis distinction, remains among top 1% in the chemical industry

For the third consecutive year, Solenis has earned the platinum recognition level for CSR performance from EcoVadis, a provider of business sustainability ratings and performance improvement tools for global supply […] The post Solenis earns third consecutive platinum EcoVadis distinction, remains among top 1% in the chemical industry first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem partners with UNICEF to deliver water solutions in Horn of Africa

The Horn of Africa is experiencing extreme weather conditions worsened by climate change, including most recently, heavy flooding and a drought that impacted nearly 37 million people, including 20 million […] The post Xylem partners with UNICEF to deliver water solutions in Horn of Africa first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ecolab opens WWTP on Shell Jurong Island, Singapore to advance water solutions

In line with the Singapore Green Plan 2030, Nalco Water — Ecolab’s water brand — has opened a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in Shell Jurong Island (JI), Singapore. Commencing operations […] The post Ecolab opens WWTP on Shell Jurong Island, Singapore to advance water solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Septage crisis is spreading in the UK

Cornwall’s ongoing issue with a lack of facilities able to treat septic waste could be replicated in other parts of the UK, according to an equipment manufacturer. With South West […] The post Septage crisis is spreading in the UK first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEX Global 2024 featured water, energy and climate change debates

This year’s WEX Global, co-organised by Idrica, was held in Madrid, Spain from 4-6 Mar 2024. The forum entitled ‘Water, energy and climate change: Integrated solutions to build a water […] The post WEX Global 2024 featured water, energy and climate change debates first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem director will speak at Europump 2024 annual meeting

Mike Otten, director, edge and intelligence, Xylem is the third keynote speaker who will present at the European Pump Association (Europump) annual meeting, which represents 15 national associations across Europe, […] The post Xylem director will speak at Europump 2024 annual meeting first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Toray develops RO membrane that saves water and halves replacement   

Integrated chemical industry group Toray Industries has developed a durable reverse osmosis (RO) membrane, which offers long-term provision of high-quality water. It also maintains the removal performance of its existing […] The post Toray develops RO membrane that saves water and halves replacement    first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Kamstrup opens new North American HQ   

Smart metering technology company Kamstrup Water Metering opened its new North American HQ and manufacturing facility in Forsyth county, Georgia, US, on 21 Mar 2024. With this move, Kamstrup has […] The post Kamstrup opens new North American HQ    first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cargill funds US$2.1m with Water.org to provide access to safe water and sanitation

To help expand water access, US global food corporation Cargill has committed $2.1m in funding to Water.org, a global nonprofit focused on removing the financial barriers between people living in […] The post Cargill funds US$2.1m with Water.org to provide access to safe water and sanitation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Marking its 40th anniversary, Bentley Systems announces CEO transition plan

From 1 Jul 2024, infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems CEO Greg Bentley will transition to executive chair of its board of directors. Current COO Nicholas Cumins will then be […] The post Marking its 40th anniversary, Bentley Systems announces CEO transition plan first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Jacobi group receives WQA Excellence award for sustainability journey

Jacobi Carbons — a global supplier of activated carbon, ion exchange resins and mobile filter service solutions — has been named recipient of the 2024 Water Quality Association (WQA) Excellence […] The post Jacobi group receives WQA Excellence award for sustainability journey first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Solenis sustainability report 2023 highlights environmental and innovation commitments

Global producer of specialty chemicals used in water-intensive industries Solenis has released its sustainability report 2023, which summarises the progress toward the company’s environmental stewardship and ESG goals in 2023. […] The post Solenis sustainability report 2023 highlights environmental and innovation commitments first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nanostone Water and Maynilad launch the Laguna Lake Modular Treatment Plant in the Philippines

Water treatment solutions company Nanostone Water (NSW) and Philippines largest private water concessionaire Maynilad Water Services (Maynilad) are commissioning the Laguna Lake Modular Treatment Plant (LL ModTP), located in Muntinlupa […] The post Nanostone Water and Maynilad launch the Laguna Lake Modular Treatment Plant in the Philippines first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration signs key agreements in Vietnam to advance water solutions

In partnership with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and Nam Cau Kien Industrial Park, NX Filtration embarks on a feasibility study for industrial wastewater reclamation. Over a year, its hollow […] The post NX Filtration signs key agreements in Vietnam to advance water solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Indonesia Integrated Technology (ITE): IISMEX 2024 organiser at Smart City Summit and Expo Taipei 2024

Indonesia will host the Indonesia International Smart City 2024 Expo and Forum (IISMEX) on 18-20 Sep 2024 at the Jakarta International Expo (JIExpo) Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia. This annual expo is […] The post Indonesia Integrated Technology (ITE): IISMEX 2024 organiser at Smart City Summit and Expo Taipei 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos marks 40 years of pioneering water solutions in Singapore

Advanced pump solutions and water technologies company Grundfos celebrates 40 years of operations in Singapore. As the world’s first water solutions company with approved net-zero Science-Based targets, Grundfos plans to […] The post Grundfos marks 40 years of pioneering water solutions in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems calls for nominations for the 2024 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure

Infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems announced its call for nominations for the 2024 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure. The awards, which are judged by independent juries of industry experts, […] The post Bentley Systems calls for nominations for the 2024 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB launches 4th edition of Global Innovation Challenge

National water agency PUB has launched the fourth edition of its Global Innovation Challenge (GIC), to crowdsource for innovative and smart solutions to enhance the operational resilience and sustainability of […] The post PUB launches 4th edition of Global Innovation Challenge first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia March/April 2024

Saving water with Audi and everwave “Water is blue gold and we need to take care of it” Navigating the dual challenges of flooding and water scarcity in the climate change era The post Water & Wastewater Asia March/April 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Mike Olvera from Duperon Corporation appointed to East Michigan DEC

Committed to both the water and manufacturing sectors, Duperon Corporation international market development manager Michael Olvera has been elected to serve on the East Michigan District Export Council (DEC) — a regional branch of the […] The post Mike Olvera from Duperon Corporation appointed to East Michigan DEC first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration founder wins AMTA 2024 Hall of Fame award for advancing clean water solutions

Founder and CTO of NX Filtration Erik Roesink’s dedication to enhancing clean and affordable water has earned him the nonprofit organisation American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) 2024 Hall of Fame […] The post NX Filtration founder wins AMTA 2024 Hall of Fame award for advancing clean water solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Historic project linking Rome and Vatican city uses Xylem technology and local knowledge to keep water flowing

Water technology is helping an urban regeneration project to connect Rome and the Vatican city for the Catholic Church’s 2025 Jubilee. The extension will be completed as the city of […] The post Historic project linking Rome and Vatican city uses Xylem technology and local knowledge to keep water flowing first appeared on Water & […]

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Armstrong Fluid Technology names Jacob Wolfe as new data centre manager for the Americas

HVAC fluid-flow solutions company Armstrong Fluid Technology announced that Jacob Wolfe has been named regional manager – data centre sales and business development – Americas. In his new role, Wolfe […] The post Armstrong Fluid Technology names Jacob Wolfe as new data centre manager for the Americas first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB launches annual water conservation campaign: ‘Save water. Big ways, small ways. All OK!’

Singapore’s National Water Agency PUB launched its annual water conservation campaign with a community event at Jurong Lake Gardens on 9 Mar 2024, graced by President Tharman Shanmugaratnam and attended […] The post PUB launches annual water conservation campaign: ‘Save water. Big ways, small ways. All OK!’ first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New wave of startups scale innovation to solve global water challenges

Twelve startups were selected for the 2024 cohort of the Xylem Partnerships Accelerator run by Xylem Innovation Labs. Innovations from the 2024 cohort include advanced pathogen detection, leak detection materials, […] The post New wave of startups scale innovation to solve global water challenges first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Everest Textile project in Taiwan drives water recovery above 90%

An international collaboration will deliver a treatment solution and help to increase water recovery at a textile mill in Taiwan. Following a tender, the local company All Way Environmental (AllWayEnv) […] The post Everest Textile project in Taiwan drives water recovery above 90% first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Roland Berger completes acquisition of Amane Advisors to build position in water consulting

Strategy consultancy Roland Berger has completed its acquisition of Amane Advisors — a consulting firm specialising in water, and resource and energy recovery — to strengthen its offering in water […] The post Roland Berger completes acquisition of Amane Advisors to build position in water consulting first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New CEO in Kamstrup

Søren Kvorning is the new CEO of smart metering solutions company Kamstrup from 15 Mar 2024. He previously served as CEO of a Danish company from the wind energy industry […] The post New CEO in Kamstrup first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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OSMOSUN shifts gears and enters the operational phase of its Kori Odyssey programme

OSMOSUN, a provider of solar-powered seawater and brackish water desalination solutions, presents an initial assessment of its Kori Odyssey project: three small-capacity units installed, eight under implementation and 10 similar […] The post OSMOSUN shifts gears and enters the operational phase of its Kori Odyssey programme first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEBINAR: Learn how to enable smart water operations with Yokogawa’s future-ready digital platform

To help water customers overcome their operational challenges, enhance their efficiency and productivity, Japanese multinational company, Yokogawa, has developed a new integration platform with flexible visualisation and seamless collaboration called […] The post WEBINAR: Learn how to enable smart water operations with Yokogawa’s future-ready digital platform first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Thordon success with Asia’s largest dam

Thordon Bearings polymer bearing technology is gaining traction in Vietnam’s hydropower market, following the performance success of its self-lubricating bearings retrofitted to five turbines at the Son La hydropower plant, […] The post Thordon success with Asia’s largest dam first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Exploration of underwater methane sources with Transpector CPM from INFICON

Enormous amounts of methane are trapped in the ocean floor worldwide. The Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) Helmholtz centre for polar and marine research uses an underwater mass spectrometer (UWMS) — […] The post Exploration of underwater methane sources with Transpector CPM from INFICON first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser’s fundraising proceeds channeled to third water house in Vietnam

In 2023, global group in measurement and automation technology for process and laboratory applications Endress+Hauser celebrated its 70th anniversary and in the process reached its fundraising goal. Hundreds of employees […] The post Endress+Hauser’s fundraising proceeds channeled to third water house in Vietnam first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem appoints Radhika Fox as senior advisor

Global water technology company Xylem has appointed Radhika Fox as senior advisor to the company. Fox most recently served as the Senate-confirmed assistant administrator for the US Environmental Protection Agency […] The post Xylem appoints Radhika Fox as senior advisor first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aquatech Global appoints Daan Burghouts as director

Daan Burghouts returns to Aquatech Global as the new director, after a five-year strategic tenure at Schiphol — where Burghouts led commercial terms and strategic direction for all mobility parties […] The post Aquatech Global appoints Daan Burghouts as director first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB to build world’s largest ocean-based CO2 removal demonstration plant in Tuas, Singapore

Singapore’s National Water Agency PUB is collaborating with University of California (UCLA) and a startup spun out of research at UCLA — Equatic — to build a US$20m full-scale demonstration […] The post PUB to build world’s largest ocean-based CO2 removal demonstration plant in Tuas, Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos hits record sale of €4.6bn and reduces water consumption by 7% in 2023  

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos realised record sales of €4.6bn, a sales growth of 4.2% in line with its ambitions. Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) before special items also grew; […] The post Grundfos hits record sale of €4.6bn and reduces water consumption by 7% in 2023   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Most Australians think it is important to consider alternative water sources

Eight out of 10 Australians believed it is important to consider alternative water sources, such as purified recycled water (PRW) — wastewater that has been thoroughly treated to remove microbial […] The post Most Australians think it is important to consider alternative water sources first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem teams up with global partners to accelerate progress on water security

In 2023, volunteers from Xylem, its partners and customers supported 1,000 nonprofits — including Americares, Mercy Corps and UNICEF — to help deliver clean water and sanitation (WASH) access and […] The post Xylem teams up with global partners to accelerate progress on water security first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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St Lucie West Services District improves performance of water infrastructure with Kamstrup AMI technology

Established in 1990 by the Florida Land and Water Adjudicatory Commission, St Lucie, US, Florida West Services District is a 4,600-acre community development district that provides safe drinking water to the residents and businesses. The district […] The post St Lucie West Services District improves performance of water infrastructure with Kamstrup AMI technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration supplies largest Chinese coffee chain Luckin’s water treatment plant

Provider of advanced water filtration membrane solutions NX Filtration has supplied its hollow fibre nanofiltration (NF) membrane modules to the Luckin Coffee water treatment project together with its original equipment […] The post NX Filtration supplies largest Chinese coffee chain Luckin’s water treatment plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BIO-UV group and Pinnacle partner up on ozone water treatment

Specialist in chemical-free water treatment disinfection technologies BIO-UV group has partnered with US-headquartered Pinnacle Ozone Solutions to leverage the company’s QUADBLOCK ozone water treatment products in Europe, Middle East, Africa […] The post BIO-UV group and Pinnacle partner up on ozone water treatment first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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askFIDO: AI assistant launched for water professionals

A new artificial intelligence (AI) virtual leakage assistant powered by computer programme Generative Pre-trained Transformer 4 (GPT-4) has been launched to support water professionals to make informed decisions on water […] The post askFIDO: AI assistant launched for water professionals first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Europump president Luboš Michlík outlines vision for European pump industry

Luboš Michlík became president of the European Pump Association (Europump) in June 2023 following his two-year tenure as vice-president. As president, Michlík is committed to advancing Europump’s mission within the pump sector. “As president of Europump, my focus is to champion the interests of the European pump industry and drive positive change that benefits both […]

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AqueoUS Vets expands senior leadership team

Solutions provider for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) treatment AqueoUS Vets (AV) has expanded its leadership team. As the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is poised to finalise the maximum contaminant levels (MCLs) for six common PFAS, the expanded team will ensure AV is equipped to protect public health and ensure safe water for communities […]

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‘Water, United’: Connecting key players to accelerate water action across the Colorado river basin

A new initiative aiming to unite multinationals, tech companies, and water utilities has been announced in the US. Microsoft, PepsiCo, leak sizing solution company FIDO Tech and Oldcastle Infrastructure have […] The post ‘Water, United’: Connecting key players to accelerate water action across the Colorado river basin first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SIWW 2024 registration opens in March

As one of the premier global platforms, the biennial Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) gathers thought leaders, experts and practitioners from governments, cities, utilities and industry to share knowledge and […] The post SIWW 2024 registration opens in March first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos partners with Doctors Without Borders to provide emergency aid and safe water

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos and Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) or Doctors Without Borders have partnered to reach people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters, and exclusion from healthcare with […] The post Grundfos partners with Doctors Without Borders to provide emergency aid and safe water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nuvonic celebrates 100 years in business

Global UV technology solutions provider Nuvonic commemorates its 100th year. Formerly known as Hanovia, the company has been a stalwart in UV science since its inception in the 1920s. Founded […] The post Nuvonic celebrates 100 years in business first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ovarro presents at PAWD convention

Using cloud-based platforms for more efficient leak detection will be the subject of global technology company Ovarro presentation at the Philippine Association of Water Districts (PAWD) annual convention from 27-29 […] The post Ovarro presents at PAWD convention first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Veolia Water Technologies redevelops brownfield site for its first ion exchange regeneration facility in China

Veolia Water Technologies (VWT) — a subsidiary of Veolia and a specialist in water treatment technologies and services — is redeveloping a brownfield site for its first ion exchange regeneration […] The post Veolia Water Technologies redevelops brownfield site for its first ion exchange regeneration facility in China first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Smart water management in buildings

Smart buildings, defined by the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE), is the capacity to respond to changes in the environment to achieve optimum operating conditions. In recent years, population growth and […] The post Smart water management in buildings first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Symrise gets top CDP marks for climate and water protection

German chemicals company Symrise ranked high in the recent sustainability rating issued by international nonprofit organisation CDP, which recognises the company for its environmental transparency in protecting the climate. It […] The post Symrise gets top CDP marks for climate and water protection first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MentorAPM sponsors UMC networking breaks   

Asset performance and work management software MentorAPM is officially sponsoring the networking breaks at the upcoming Utility Management Conference (UMC) in Portland, Oregon, US from 13-16 Feb 2024. Providing coffee […] The post MentorAPM sponsors UMC networking breaks    first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Centrisys/CNP opens new engineering innovation lab

North American manufacturer of decanter centrifuges and advanced biosolids treatment technologies Centrisys/CNP has opened its new engineering innovation lab designed to enhance collaboration, streamline problem-solving, and foster innovation across all […] The post Centrisys/CNP opens new engineering innovation lab first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Linxens and Memsift Innovations use membrane distillation technology for world’s first sustainable nickel recovery system

Microelectronics manufacturer Linxens and membrane-based separation and purification solutions company Memsift Innovations have launched the world’s first commercial membrane distillation system for sustainable nickel recovery. The collaboration began in 2019 […] The post Linxens and Memsift Innovations use membrane distillation technology for world’s first sustainable nickel recovery system first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IndoWater team attends InterAqua 2024 in Japan

The team organising IndoWater 2024 expo and forum — held at Jakarta International expo (JI expo), Jakarta, Indonesia on 18-20 Sep 2024 — attended InterAqua 2024 in Tokyo, Japan, to […] The post IndoWater team attends InterAqua 2024 in Japan first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New Hong Kong desalination plant begins delivering fresh water to 137,000 homes

The new Tseung Kwan O desalination plant is said to be the first to use reverse osmosis (RO) technology in Hong Kong. Construction of the first stage plant began in […] The post New Hong Kong desalination plant begins delivering fresh water to 137,000 homes first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Agriculture and pharma key to solving micropollutants

By Dr Pablo Campo Moreno, senior lecturer in applied chemistry at Cranfield University’s water science institute As the phrase ‘forever chemicals’ enters the Oxford English Dictionary for the first time […] The post Agriculture and pharma key to solving micropollutants first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Micronovo Manufacturing tackles FOG naturally

A natural combination of bacteria, enzymes and fungi that removes pollutants from wastewater — but without having any detrimental effect on watercourses — is reportedly available in the UK for […] The post Micronovo Manufacturing tackles FOG naturally first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Call for nominations for the IWA Awards 2024

The International Water Association (IWA) has announced the call for nominations for the 2024 edition of its global awards programme. Nominations open from 5-25 Feb 2024. Acknowledging the contributions of […] The post Call for nominations for the IWA Awards 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Chris Hubbard promoted to PWTech vice-president

American manufacturer of sludge handling products Process Wastewater Technologies (PWTech) has promoted Chris Hubbard as vice-president. In his new capacity, Hubbard will work to expand the PWTech product portfolio and […] The post Chris Hubbard promoted to PWTech vice-president first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Eco-revolution: The next chapter of Singapore’s water security

The Jurong Island Desalination Plant (JIDP)’s infrastructure and complex systems were custom designed to become a fully automated reverse osmosis (RO) desalination facility, engineered to uphold sustainability and digitalisation in […] The post Eco-revolution: The next chapter of Singapore’s water security first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Europump’s first two keynote speakers for its 2024 annual meeting

The European Pump Association (Europump) which represents 15 national associations across Europe will stage its 2024 annual meeting in the UK. Hosted by the British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) and […] The post Europump’s first two keynote speakers for its 2024 annual meeting first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Puraffinity wins Morgan Stanley sustainable solutions award

Puraffinity — which develops precision technology for the removal of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) across multiple water treatment applications — has won a US$250,000 award from the Morgan Stanley […] The post Puraffinity wins Morgan Stanley sustainable solutions award first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Sanli Environmental clinches S$35m contracts in Singapore

Local environmental engineering company Sanli Environmental’s wholly-owned subsidiary — Sanli M&E Engineering — has clinched a cumulative worth of $35m of contracts in Singapore. The contracts include servicing and maintenance […] The post Sanli Environmental clinches S$35m contracts in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem signs Publiacqua contract to support Italy’s sustainable water future

Global water technology company Xylem sets a new milestone in Italy’s sustainable water journey through an agreement with Tuscany’s Publiacqua. Under a three-year contract, Xylem aims to strengthen the operational efficiency […] The post Xylem signs Publiacqua contract to support Italy’s sustainable water future first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia January/February 2024

Puraffinity plans to provide PFAS-free water to 1 billion people by 2030 “The water industry brings humanity through the ongoing climate crisis” Flow measurement of treated water for a drinking water supply system The post Water & Wastewater Asia January/February 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Closing of the acquisition of NSU by Saur group

Water specialist company Saur group has closed, through Nijhuis Saur Industries (NSI), the industrial water arm of Saur, of the acquisition of Natural Systems Utilities (NSU), a provider of turnkey […] The post Closing of the acquisition of NSU by Saur group first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant’s H+E wins contract in Germany to build water treatment facility for a semiconductor fab

Global solutions provider for advanced water and wastewater treatment Gradiant’s acquired subsidiary, H+E group, has been awarded a new contract to design and build an ultrapure water (UPW) plant for […] The post Gradiant’s H+E wins contract in Germany to build water treatment facility for a semiconductor fab first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Jürgen von Hollen is new Nanostone Water CEO

Advanced ceramic-based filtration solutions company Nanostone Water (NSW) has appointed Jürgen von Hollen as CEO overseeing all company activities, effective immediately. Jürgen joined NSW in August 2023 to develop a […] The post Jürgen von Hollen is new Nanostone Water CEO first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Verderair e-PURE is ATEX certified

Pump manufacturer Verder Liquids has announced that the Verderair e-PURE has received its ATEX certification, making it a reliable and safe pump for use in hazardous environments. The Verderair e-PURE, […] The post Verderair e-PURE is ATEX certified first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ecolab expands regional coverage in Vietnam by opening a new manufacturing plant

Ecolab, a global sustainability group offering water, hygiene, and infection prevention solutions and services, continues its expansion to meet the growing market and increasing customer demand. It has opened its […] The post Ecolab expands regional coverage in Vietnam by opening a new manufacturing plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ovarro launches logger to increase water savings

Responding to the current market need for products that are lower in cost and simple to use, monitoring solutions company Ovarro has launched XiLogFlow, a plug-and-play flow logger for both […] The post Ovarro launches logger to increase water savings first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water secures US$43m growth investment led by Edison Partners

Growth equity investment firm Edison Partners led a $43m growth investment in 120Water, a cloud-based water management and testing system based in Indiana, US, with continued participation from Allos Ventures. […] The post 120Water secures US$43m growth investment led by Edison Partners first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Riventa presents NPV of £3bn for Ofwat Water Discovery Challenge

As a finalist in the UK Water Services Regulation Authority (Ofwat) Innovation Fund Water Discovery Challenge, pump supplier Riventa’s total addressable market assessment of maximising solar photovoltaic (PV) system efficiency […] The post Riventa presents NPV of £3bn for Ofwat Water Discovery Challenge first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bruntons Propellers as Thordon Bearings’ authorised distributor in the UK and Ireland

Water-lubricated and grease-free seals and bearings group Thordon Bearings has appointed Bruntons Propellers as its new distributor for the UK and Ireland region, from 1 Jan 2024. The propeller manufacturer […] The post Bruntons Propellers as Thordon Bearings’ authorised distributor in the UK and Ireland first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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LANXESS reshuffles management positions in four business units

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is reshuffling the management positions in four of its 10 business units to provide additional impetus for its business in the consumer protection segment and benefit […] The post LANXESS reshuffles management positions in four business units first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration announces further delay in revenue growth

Global provider of direct fibre nanofiltration (NF) technology for water NX Filtration reported 1.5 years delay in the roll out of its original business plan, that is caused by longer […] The post NX Filtration announces further delay in revenue growth first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser new CEO and president of the supervisory board

Endress+Hauser has completed the change at the top of the group: Dr Peter Selders has taken over as CEO of the Swiss specialist for measurement technology and automation solutions. The […] The post Endress+Hauser new CEO and president of the supervisory board first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IWRA inaugural Islands Water Congress calls for proposals

The nonprofit organisation International Water Resources Association (IWRA) is hosting its Islands Water Congress from 4-6 Sep 2024. It has extended its submission of proposals deadline to 15 Feb 2024, […] The post IWRA inaugural Islands Water Congress calls for proposals first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SIWW2024 pre-registration is now open!

The 10th Singapore International Water Week will be held from 18-22 Jun 2024 at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre. As one of the world’s premier platforms for innovative urban […] The post SIWW2024 pre-registration is now open! first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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US water utilities deploy PFAS treatment technologies to safeguard drinking water for communities

As US and European lawmakers tighten restrictions on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contaminants in water — Xylem is working with municipal and industrial customers to address this challenge, reportedly […] The post US water utilities deploy PFAS treatment technologies to safeguard drinking water for communities first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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