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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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NX Filtration uses residual heat from data centre for its new mega factory

Provider of hollow fibre nanofiltration (NF) technology NX Filtration has entered into an agreement with Dutch IT solutions provider Previder — part of Odin Groep — to source residual heat […] The post NX Filtration uses residual heat from data centre for its new mega factory first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem makes reportable segment change to scale global services offering

Global water technology company Xylem has a realignment of its reportable segments to reflect the operating drivers of financial performance with greater transparency. The change is driven by the integration […] The post Xylem makes reportable segment change to scale global services offering first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Youth action for SDG6 fellowship launches publication, Grundfos extends this partnership with IWA

The youth action for Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 fellowship — initiated by pump solutions company Grundfos and the International Water Association (IWA) in 2022 — saw young water professionals […] The post Youth action for SDG6 fellowship launches publication, Grundfos extends this partnership with IWA first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Local water challenges drive US water utility rates up 4%, according to Bluefield Research

The combined water and sewer bill for a typical US household has increased by 54.8% since 2012, according to a new Bluefield Research report, the US municipal water and sewer […] The post Local water challenges drive US water utility rates up 4%, according to Bluefield Research first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Europump updates website to enhance customer experience

Europump, the European association for pump manufacturers, has launched its new and improved website. The redesigned site offers a modern and intuitive interface, providing an enhanced user experience for members, […] The post Europump updates website to enhance customer experience first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Rivers are Life unveils inaugural ‘state of rivers around the world’ survey results

Collective voice for global river ecosystems Rivers are Life has revealed the multinational, multicultural, and cross-generational results of its ‘state of rivers around the world’ survey conducted by Savanta, a […] The post Rivers are Life unveils inaugural ‘state of rivers around the world’ survey results first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser CEO Klaus Endress turns 75, retires end of year

Dr Klaus Endress, CEO of the Endress+Hauser group for many years and president of the supervisory board since 2014, celebrated his 75th birthday. He will end his active involvement in […] The post Endress+Hauser CEO Klaus Endress turns 75, retires end of year first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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The Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) and Gradiant forge water security partnership

The Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) announced today that Gradiant, a water and wastewater solutions unicorn founded at MIT, has chosen the UAE capital as the location for its new […] The post The Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) and Gradiant forge water security partnership first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DOE Abu Dhabi and IDRA Spearhead Water Sustainability Dialogue at COP28

On a significant day dedicated to water discussions at COP28, the Department of Energy Abu Dhabi (DOE Abu Dhabi), proud host of the IDRA 2024 World Congress, joined hands with […] The post DOE Abu Dhabi and IDRA Spearhead Water Sustainability Dialogue at COP28 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IWA Water and Development Awards 2023 Announced in Kigali

IWA is pleased to announce the recipients of the prestigious IWA Water and Development Awards 2023, presented during the Opening Ceremony of the IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition […] The post IWA Water and Development Awards 2023 Announced in Kigali first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water professionals meet for IWA Congress in Kigali

The 7th Edition of International Water Association, Water and Development Congress & Exhibition (IWA – WDCE) 2023 convenes at Kigali Convention Centre on 10-14 Dec2023. The WDCE 2023 convenes water […] The post Water professionals meet for IWA Congress in Kigali first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Eviden announces a joint Asset Performance Management solution with Samotics for Energy & Utilities industries

Eviden, the Atos business, renowned for expertise in digital, cloud, big data, and security, and Samotics, a leading provider of real-time actionable insights to eliminate industrial energy waste and unplanned […] The post Eviden announces a joint Asset Performance Management solution with Samotics for Energy & Utilities industries first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Scottish Water reduces energy consumption by 60% with Xylem technology

Scottish Water has dropped its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by deploying Xylem technology at 200 pumping stations across its network. By combining pumps and advanced digital technologies, the utility has […] The post Scottish Water reduces energy consumption by 60% with Xylem technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Centrisys/CNP to supply 12 decanter centrifuges for MSD project clear major solids management upgrade

North American manufacturer of decanter centrifuges and advanced biosolids treatment technologies Centrisys/CNP has announced its role in the Metropolitan St Louis Sewer District Project Clear (MSDPC) solids management upgrade (SMU) […] The post Centrisys/CNP to supply 12 decanter centrifuges for MSD project clear major solids management upgrade first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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AqueoUS Vets completes ‘triple play’ PFAS treatment project

AqueoUS Vets (AV), a solutions provider of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) treatment systems, celebrates the completion of an ion exchange (IX) design-build project in Livermore, California, the US. Executing […] The post AqueoUS Vets completes ‘triple play’ PFAS treatment project first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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REGAIN partners with NX Filtration to demonstrate municipal wastewater reuse in the Netherlands

The REGAIN research project — a Dutch consortium of a water board, an industrial water company and two research institutes have selected NX Filtration hollow fibre nanofiltration (NF) membrane to […] The post REGAIN partners with NX Filtration to demonstrate municipal wastewater reuse in the Netherlands first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UKWIR conference concludes collaboration and communication will refresh the UK water sector

The need for a rethink of how the water sector communicates, internally, and with the media and the public, was a theme of the UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR) fourth […] The post UKWIR conference concludes collaboration and communication will refresh the UK water sector first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WCSEE hybrid-SAF technology selected for Scottish site 

Technology from wastewater treatment specialist WCS Environmental Engineering (WCSEE) has been selected by Scottish Water to deliver a tightened ammonia removal consent at a village treatment works. The updated consent […] The post WCSEE hybrid-SAF technology selected for Scottish site  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anglian Water expands AI technology trial

Following the pilot of its digital asset management technology with UK water utilities Anglian Water, Norwegian digital analytics company InfoTiles is embarking on an expanded proof of concept programme. The […] The post Anglian Water expands AI technology trial first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Thordon Bearings and Wärtsilä launch Blue Ocean Alliance to promote sterntubeless ship concept  

In a ship design initiative to protect oceans from pollution, Thordon Bearings and Wärtsilä have formed the Blue Ocean Alliance to develop and promote sterntubeless ship concept. The Blue Ocean […] The post Thordon Bearings and Wärtsilä launch Blue Ocean Alliance to promote sterntubeless ship concept   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Duperon president Mark Turpin returns to WWEMA board of directors in 2024

The nonprofit organisation Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA) has re-elected Mark Turpin — president of water and wastewater solutions company Duperon — for a third term on its […] The post Duperon president Mark Turpin returns to WWEMA board of directors in 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Verder Liquids integrates the Packo pumps website

Packo pumps, which specialises in industrial stainless steel centrifugal pumps and hygienic rotary lobe pumps and twin-screw pumps, has merged its website with Verder Liquids, the manufacturer of pumps, mixers, […] The post Verder Liquids integrates the Packo pumps website first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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KISTERS reports US storm disasters account for US$1tn this decade

The team at KISTERS, a global company in environmental monitoring and data management, has produced a report to show the impact of climate disasters. By utilising data from the International […] The post KISTERS reports US storm disasters account for US$1tn this decade first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Festo honoured with German Sustainability Award

On 23 Nov 2023 in Düsseldorf, Germany, German automation company Festo was awarded the 16th German Sustainability Award in the hydraulics, pumps and compressors category. “Sustainability is of strategic importance […] The post Festo honoured with German Sustainability Award first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Diehl Metering unveils multi-connectivity IoT networks, shaping smart cities

The evolution towards smart cities is accelerating to modernise infrastructure. As urban areas are projected to house 60% of the global population by 2030, the demand for smart technologies is […] The post Diehl Metering unveils multi-connectivity IoT networks, shaping smart cities first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SPIRAC CSO screen reduces pollution-causing solids

As water companies look to combat the impact from the increasing occurrence of stormwater events that trigger harmful outfalls from Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs), wastewater solutions engineering firm SPIRAC has […] The post SPIRAC CSO screen reduces pollution-causing solids first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Wastewater and waste sector accounts for 20% of human-caused emissions, CPI reports

The landscape of methane abatement finance 2023, published by US-based independent nonprofit research group Climate Policy Initiative (CPI), presents the insights on global methane abatement finance covering trends in 2021 and […] The post Wastewater and waste sector accounts for 20% of human-caused emissions, CPI reports first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Singapore’s collective climate action through its second pavilion at COP28

Singapore has launched the Singapore pavilion at the 28th conference of the parties of the UN framework convention on climate change (COP28), which will run from 30 Nov-12 Dec 2023 […] The post Singapore’s collective climate action through its second pavilion at COP28 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water quality platform provider 120Water supports EPA LCRI

In response to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announcement of the Lead and Copper Rule Improvements (LCRI), 120Water reaffirms its commitment to advancing public health protections and accelerating the […] The post Water quality platform provider 120Water supports EPA LCRI first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nairobi water project tops fan vote in 2023 Water Heroes Academy by Xylem and City Football Foundation

Against a backdrop of global water challenges, young leaders are stepping up to make a difference with the Water Heroes Academy — a joint initiative by the UK’s Manchester city’s […] The post Nairobi water project tops fan vote in 2023 Water Heroes Academy by Xylem and City Football Foundation first appeared on Water & […]

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New evidence suggests synthetic EALs are behind increase in stern tube seal failures

Seawater-lubricated bearings company Thordon Bearings has welcomed Gard’s latest research into the potential hidden costs of synthetic Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EALs). Financial and environmental consequences can result when a propeller […] The post New evidence suggests synthetic EALs are behind increase in stern tube seal failures first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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British Water first annual conference highlights collaboration in the UK water sector

The need to intensify collaboration, integration and digitisation, to deliver a programme of works in AMP8 — the asset management plan period 2025-2030 — was discussed at British Water first […] The post British Water first annual conference highlights collaboration in the UK water sector first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water treatment system market to reach US$128bn by 2033, sustaining a steady 6.2% CAGR  

The global water treatment system market value is expected to rise from $65bn in 2023 to $128bn by 2033. This market is expected to be driven by an average compound […] The post Water treatment system market to reach US$128bn by 2033, sustaining a steady 6.2% CAGR   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Hydroleap partners with IXT to boost sustainable water management in data centre industry in Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam

Next generation water technology company Hydroleap has partnered with IX Technology (IXT) — a Singapore-based provider of data centre mechanical and electrical (M&E) infrastructure solutions — to transform water management […] The post Hydroleap partners with IXT to boost sustainable water management in data centre industry in Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam first appeared on Water […]

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Spring innovation model aims to accelerate water company trials

An updated innovation accelerator has been launched by Spring as part of a multi-year effort to remove the barriers to mobilising trials at pace within the water sector. Backed by […] The post Spring innovation model aims to accelerate water company trials first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems to speak at COP28

Infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems is participating in COP28 — the UN climate change conference — in Dubai, UAE from 30 Nov-12 Dec 2023. Bentley will join with governments, […] The post Bentley Systems to speak at COP28 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Landia mixers are part of Gardner standards

At Gardner, southwest of Kansas city, US, site superintendent Scott Millholland keeps the Kill Creek water resource plant clean, fully serviced and at optimum efficiency as protecting the environment, waterways […] The post Landia mixers are part of Gardner standards first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New SPIRAC screen for HKUST

A high-efficiency dual-flow travelling fine-screen made by SPIRAC has been installed at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). Working in conjunction with BML Engineering, who have water […] The post New SPIRAC screen for HKUST first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cermaq selects BIO-UV group triogen ozone generator for new salmon farm

BIO-UV group has taken a major step forward in Chile’s aquaculture market, supplying its triogen ozone generator to global salmon producer Cermaq. Launched in 2022, the triogen product represents a […] The post Cermaq selects BIO-UV group triogen ozone generator for new salmon farm first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Thordon ThorPlas-Blue bearing wins award for Wilson Hatch cover application

Thordon Bearings ThorPlas-Blue grease-free bearings won the annual International Bulk Journal (IBJ) Environment Protection (Marine) Award 2023 hosted by British comedian Hugh Dennis and IBJ publisher Ray Girvan. Thordon Bearings […] The post Thordon ThorPlas-Blue bearing wins award for Wilson Hatch cover application first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Memsift clinches US$1.62m commercial contract with global pharmaceutical company

Partnering with membrane-based separation and purification solutions company Memsift Innovations, a Fortune 100 pharmaceutical company conducted tests on its TS-30 Improved Membrane Distillation (IMD) system to revolutionise their liquid waste […] The post Memsift clinches US$1.62m commercial contract with global pharmaceutical company first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Membracon achieves 80% water reduction for key industrial process

For a supplier to the automotive industry, a wastewater recycling system from Membracon has reportedly created annual savings of more than £63,000, by reducing water usage from 108,000L/day to 21,000L/day. […] The post Membracon achieves 80% water reduction for key industrial process first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aquatech Amsterdam 2023 sparks business as water sector meets  

At Aquatech Amsterdam, this year’s Aquatech Innovation Awards reportedly received the highest number of 92 entries. The new four Aquatech Worlds and the attached knowledge programmes were said to be […] The post Aquatech Amsterdam 2023 sparks business as water sector meets   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UKWIR annual conference will be in London, UK on 30 Nov 2023

Concern and curiosity from the public about the water environment, resources and infrastructure signals the need to change the way R&D initiatives are communicated. On 30 Nov 2023, water company […] The post UKWIR annual conference will be in London, UK on 30 Nov 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Centrisys/CNP secures contract for PONDUS THP installation at CRW in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, US

North American manufacturer of decanter centrifuges and advanced biosolids treatment technologies Centrisys/CNP has been awarded the contract to integrate the PONDUS Thermal Hydrolysis Process (THP) for Capital Region Water (CRW) […] The post Centrisys/CNP secures contract for PONDUS THP installation at CRW in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SWS breaks regional record by hitting 80% utilisation of recycled water in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Abu Dhabi sustainable water solutions company (SWS) announced a regional first of hitting 80% utilisation of recycled water in the emirate of Abu Dhabi in August 2023. SWS will showcase […] The post SWS breaks regional record by hitting 80% utilisation of recycled water in Abu Dhabi, UAE first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Europump selects the UK for its 2024 gathering of pump industry executives

After a decade of absence, the European Pump Association (Europump) annual meeting and general assembly will be returning to the UK from 22-24 May 2024. Hosted by the British Pump […] The post Europump selects the UK for its 2024 gathering of pump industry executives first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system chosen for NEOLINER136 wind-powered cargo ship

BIO-UV group, a specialist in water treatment and disinfection solutions, has won a contract to supply its BIO-SEA UV ballast water treatment system to a wind-powered cargo vessel newbuild. The […] The post BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system chosen for NEOLINER136 wind-powered cargo ship first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NSI and NX Filtration partner to address water scarcity and reduce water footprint

In a stride towards minimising the water footprint of its clients, Nijhuis Saur Industries (NSI) has partnered with NX Filtration, the global supplier of hollow fibre nanofiltration membranes. With this […] The post NSI and NX Filtration partner to address water scarcity and reduce water footprint first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Saur acquires CirTec, the advanced resource recovery and fine sieve expert

Global pure-play water and essential services provider Saur group has signed an agreement to acquire CirTec, a Dutch player in rotating belt fine sieve technology and cellulose recovery, expanding its […] The post Saur acquires CirTec, the advanced resource recovery and fine sieve expert first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Kamstrup smart meter solution saves €13,455 for Krapkowice Water Utility

Polish company Krapkowice Water Utility has reportedly saved €13,455 annually by replacing their water meters with Kamstrup smart meter solution. For 4 months, Krapkowice Water Utility, Poland, had three-person teams […] The post Kamstrup smart meter solution saves €13,455 for Krapkowice Water Utility first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Saur acquires NSU and expands its water reclamation activities in North America

Saur has signed an agreement to acquire Natural Systems Utilities (NSU), a provider of turnkey water treatment and reuse solutions in the US with over 270 systems and a focus […] The post Saur acquires NSU and expands its water reclamation activities in North America first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos strategies in intelligent water management solutions

Grundfos group senior vice-president Truls Lystang discusses ways to accelerate the net zero transition in Singapore and how the circular economy makes a business case for water companies to do […] The post Grundfos strategies in intelligent water management solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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‘The dynamics of water innovation’ book launch

Author Dr Paul O’Callaghan is the founder and CEO of water technology market intelligence company BlueTech Research, and executive producer of the Netflix documentary Brave Blue World. Research for the […] The post ‘The dynamics of water innovation’ book launch first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BIO-UV group supplies BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system to a buoyant energy sector

BIO-UV group has received a major order to supply its BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system to a pair of drill ships scheduled to enter the undisclosed operator’s fleet of modern, […] The post BIO-UV group supplies BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system to a buoyant energy sector first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IWE paper industry starts demonstration plant for water reuse

Industriewater Eerbeek (IWE) — a subsidiary of three Dutch paper mills focusing on wastewater treatment — has started a demonstration plant for the reuse of its wastewater based on technology […] The post IWE paper industry starts demonstration plant for water reuse first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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LANXESS expands its range for PFAS removal from water

With the new macroporous anion exchange resin Lewatit MonoPlus TP109, the specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its selective resins for the removal of contaminants such as per- and polyfluoroalkyl […] The post LANXESS expands its range for PFAS removal from water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia November/December 2023

No waste, just wasted resources” — The AECOM approach in Asia A new future for water with Arup Imagine H2O and The Coca-Cola Foundation announce four water innovation pilots The post Water & Wastewater Asia November/December 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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FIDO and Microsoft collaboration reaches Mexico

 A global collaboration uniting UK, US and Mexican organisations will help to reduce water network losses across the Querétaro metropolitan area. The long-term project will deploy actionable artificial intelligence (AI) […] The post FIDO and Microsoft collaboration reaches Mexico first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Case closed: Pomona city, US awarded US$30m in water contamination case   

After 13 years of litigation, proceedings in the city of Pomona’s case against mining company SQM North America corporation seeking to recover for the costs of groundwater contamination caused by […] The post Case closed: Pomona city, US awarded US$30m in water contamination case    first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WWTP market size is worth US$194.7bn in 2030, according to Adroit Market Research reports

India-based business analytics and consulting company Adroit Market Research has reported that the global wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) market is worth $194.7bn by 2031, growing at a compound annual growth […] The post WWTP market size is worth US$194.7bn in 2030, according to Adroit Market Research reports first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB launches open grant call to develop water technology

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, has launched an open request-for-proposal (RFP) to develop solutions in energy and waste reduction, decarbonisation and water quality. This grant call falls under the Competitive […] The post PUB launches open grant call to develop water technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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LANXESS at Aquatech in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS will be present at Aquatech, the international trade show for the process water, drinking water and wastewater industries in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from 6-9 Nov 2023. […] The post LANXESS at Aquatech in Amsterdam, the Netherlands first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Global Innovation Lab for climate finance launches programme in the Philippines

The Global Innovation Lab for climate finance (The Lab) has launched a regional programme in the Philippines to propel the country’s climate resilience and promote sustainable economic growth. The Lab […] The post Global Innovation Lab for climate finance launches programme in the Philippines first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BIO-UV group partners with Innovasea to launch a drive west into the North American market

The water treatment systems specialist BIO-UV group has signed an agreement with Boston-based aquaculture technology company Innovasea. It is said to accelerate the delivery of its development strategy in the […] The post BIO-UV group partners with Innovasea to launch a drive west into the North American market first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IDA awards at the 2023 Seville Summit on water and climate change

The nonprofit association International Desalination Association (IDA) has awarded companies at the 2023 Seville Summit Awards. Saudi Water partnership company was awarded the ‘Most innovative utility award — pioneering clean […] The post IDA awards at the 2023 Seville Summit on water and climate change first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Imagine H2O creates landing pad in Vietnam for its watertech startups

As part of its growing market access programme in South East Asia, Imagine H2O (IH20) Asia participated in Vietnam Water Week. Current portfolio companies, along with applicants to Imagine H2O […] The post Imagine H2O creates landing pad in Vietnam for its watertech startups first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UK government investing in water sector AI

An overview of artificial intelligence (AI) and its emergence in the water and wastewater sector was the focus of British Water webinar, featuring speakers from Ofwat, Thames Water, and across […] The post UK government investing in water sector AI first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Dr Sandra Hall is the new WSAP CEO spearheading Digital Water platform launch in 2024

Water Stewardship Asia-Pacific (WSAP) — the organisation that manages and conserves water resources in Asia-Pacific — has announced Dr Sandra Hall as its new CEO. With a background in the […] The post Dr Sandra Hall is the new WSAP CEO spearheading Digital Water platform launch in 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem debuts interactive water quality game for Georgia Aquarium visitors

Xylem will debut an interactive game at Georgia Aquarium Ocean Voyager exhibit on 17 Oct 2023 for visitors to learn about sand filtration and water reuse technology with the Clean […] The post Xylem debuts interactive water quality game for Georgia Aquarium visitors first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues 2023 online conference explores the circular water economy

Water experts will be presenting at BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues on 8 Nov 2023. Speakers include the World Bank, International Water Association (IWA), Berlin Centre of Competence for Water […] The post BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues 2023 online conference explores the circular water economy first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Carlsberg wins Global Industrial Water Reuse Award for reducing water consumption by 58% using DuPont CCRO technology

Carlsberg group — a multinational brewer leveraging water technologies from DuPont — was awarded the Global Industrial Water Reuse Champion Award for its water recycling plant and commitment to water […] The post Carlsberg wins Global Industrial Water Reuse Award for reducing water consumption by 58% using DuPont CCRO technology first appeared on Water & […]

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Colby Manwaring joins MentorAPM as chairman of the board

As demand for enterprise asset management solutions grows, MentorAPM has welcomed Colby Manwaring as its new chairman of the board. As chairman of its newly appointed five-member board, Manwaring move […] The post Colby Manwaring joins MentorAPM as chairman of the board first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Terry Duperon receives highest Saginaw Chamber honour 

Terry Duperon, founder of Duperon Corporation — an international manufacturer of wastewater treatment solutions — has been named recipient of the 2023 Robert H. Albert lifetime community service award. It […] The post Terry Duperon receives highest Saginaw Chamber honour  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Finding a route to improved leakage performance

By Barbara Hathaway, Ovarro Water companies have set out 2025-2030 leakage ambitions that, if achieved, would put them among the top five performing countries in Europe. With higher operational costs […] The post Finding a route to improved leakage performance first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IDA commends SWCC for the global prize for innovation in desalination

His Excellency Engineer (HE Eng) Abdulrahman Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley, the minister of environment, water and agriculture of Saudi Arabia, honoured the recipients of the global prize for innovation in desalination. Syed […] The post IDA commends SWCC for the global prize for innovation in desalination first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water hosts webinar to provide utilities with LCRR compliance and communication tools

Kicking off the one-year countdown until American utilities are required to complete the first steps outlined in the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (LCRR), solutions […] The post 120Water hosts webinar to provide utilities with LCRR compliance and communication tools first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BIO-UV group unveils Bio-Sea Mini Ballast water treatment system for low flow market

To meet demands for ballast water treatment systems from operators of workboats, yachts, research ships, offshore service vessels (OSVs), and similar sized vessels, ultraviolet (UV) based water treatment specialist BIO-UV […] The post BIO-UV group unveils Bio-Sea Mini Ballast water treatment system for low flow market first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UK water tariffs surge with 8.4% average price increase, GWI anticipates further increases in 2024

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) recently released Global Water Tariff Survey 2023 revealed the average monthly tariff in the UK currently stands at £59.52. The average increase from 2022-2023 for UK […] The post UK water tariffs surge with 8.4% average price increase, GWI anticipates further increases in 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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3M first NPWI pilot programme for WRC, direct air capture technology at Climate Week NYC

Multinational conglomerate 3M presented a collaborative pilot programme for water-stressed basins and a direct air capture technology during Climate Week New York City (NYC), US. At the CEO Water Mandate […] The post 3M first NPWI pilot programme for WRC, direct air capture technology at Climate Week NYC first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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EchoWater project from the US wins the water and wastewater category of Bentley Systems Going Digital Awards  

Infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems announced EchoWater project by Project Controls Cubed from Sacramento, California, US as the winner of the water and wastewater category at this year’s Going […] The post EchoWater project from the US wins the water and wastewater category of Bentley Systems Going Digital Awards   first appeared on Water […]

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Yuba Water Agency selected as a founders’ honour in Bentley Systems Going Digital Awards 2023

With input from senior company executives, CEO Greg Bentley and CTO Keith Bentley selected projects from more than 300 nominations submitted for Bentley Systems 2023 Going Digital Awards in infrastructure […] The post Yuba Water Agency selected as a founders’ honour in Bentley Systems Going Digital Awards 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems recognises YII 2023 as groundbreaking for infrastructure intelligence in Singapore

At its annual Year in Infrastructure (YII) conference in Singapore, infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems described 2023 as a “groundbreaking year” for infrastructure intelligence. Citing users’ projects, CEO Greg […] The post Bentley Systems recognises YII 2023 as groundbreaking for infrastructure intelligence in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Changes to executive appointments in Bentley Systems

Infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems has announced executive appointments. Kristin Fallon joins Bentley as chief marketing officer, based in Annapolis, Maryland, US. Recently, Fallon was global head of brand […] The post Changes to executive appointments in Bentley Systems first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Jakarta, Indonesia to host 18th IndoWater 2024   

The Integrated Technology Event (ITE) 2024 will be held at the Jakarta International Expo (JIExpo) Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia on 18-20 Sep 2024, according to Indonesia Ministry of Home Affairs through […] The post Jakarta, Indonesia to host 18th IndoWater 2024    first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WCSEE wastewater system selected for landmark logistics scheme in the UK

WCS Environmental Engineering (WCSEE) technology has been selected to deliver wastewater treatment at a landmark industrial development in east London, UK. WCSEE will deliver a full treatment system, with primary, […] The post WCSEE wastewater system selected for landmark logistics scheme in the UK first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cortec rust-free boiler redundancy to keep institutions warm this winter in the Northern Hemisphere

Staying warm in northern climates is an issue of survival. For large institutions such as hospitals, universities, and other commercial facilities, this puts a burden on those responsible for maintaining […] The post Cortec rust-free boiler redundancy to keep institutions warm this winter in the Northern Hemisphere first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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OSMOSUN steps up operations in Morocco by launching a JV with Moroccan industrial group PCS

Provider of solar-powered seawater and brackish water desalination solutions OSMOSUN has launched an equal stake joint venture (JV) alongside Moroccan industrial group PCS. This industrial and commercial partnership is part […] The post OSMOSUN steps up operations in Morocco by launching a JV with Moroccan industrial group PCS first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Huge water tariff surges in northern Pakistan following prolonged price stagnation

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) recently released Global Water Tariff Survey 2023 has reported staggering tariff increases in northern Pakistan.  As a result of a blanket regional adjustment in the Punjab […] The post Huge water tariff surges in northern Pakistan following prolonged price stagnation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Energy Recovery surpasses US$5.9bn in energy savings for customers

Global energy efficiency technology company Energy Recovery has set its first corporate emissions reduction target, committing to reduce its emissions in relation to revenue by 65% by 2026 from a […] The post Energy Recovery surpasses US$5.9bn in energy savings for customers first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IWA selects Malaysia and Brazil as host countries for 2028 and 2030 World Water congress and exhibition

The International Water Association (IWA) has unveiled that Kuching, Malaysia has been selected as the location for the 2028 IWA World Water congress and exhibition, and São Paulo, Brazil as […] The post IWA selects Malaysia and Brazil as host countries for 2028 and 2030 World Water congress and exhibition first appeared on Water & […]

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UnaBiz and KAIFA partners to accelerate global smart water metering with Sigfox 0G technology

Utility business digitalisation solution provider KAIFA and UnaBiz — Internet of Things (IoT) service provider and integrator — has partnered and collaborated to accelerate the global deployment of smart water […] The post UnaBiz and KAIFA partners to accelerate global smart water metering with Sigfox 0G technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant acquires H+E group to amplify semiconductor and industrial water expertise

Global solutions provider for water and wastewater treatment Gradiant has acquired Hager+Elsässer (H+E) group — a European water solutions provider for end-to-end manufacturing solutions. This acquisition is the company’s first […] The post Gradiant acquires H+E group to amplify semiconductor and industrial water expertise first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Duperon unveils internally fed rotary drum screen at WEFTEC 2023

Designed to manage ultrafine particles, fibres and other difficult-to-capture debris, Duperon Corporation unveiled the first product of its new drum line — the internally fed rotary drum screen — at […] The post Duperon unveils internally fed rotary drum screen at WEFTEC 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Solenis acquires CedarChem to enhance water and wastewater treatment capabilities in the US

Solenis, a global producer of specialty chemicals for water-intensive industries, completed the acquisition of CedarChem on 2 Oct 2023. As part of the acquisition, Solenis will reportedly acquire all CedarChem […] The post Solenis acquires CedarChem to enhance water and wastewater treatment capabilities in the US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SIAH inaugurates a WWTP that relies on Veolia technologies to produce energy from wastewater

French authority Syndicat Mixte pour l’Aménagement Hydraulique (SIAH) for the Croult and Petit Rosne valley region inaugurated the Bonneuil-en-France wastewater treatment plant (WWTP), which treats wastewater from 35 municipalities in […] The post SIAH inaugurates a WWTP that relies on Veolia technologies to produce energy from wastewater first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem awarded for innovation at WEFTEC 2023

Global water technology company Xylem has received the 2023 Innovative Technology Award for its Flygt 4200 compact adaptive mixers series at the Water Environment Federation technical exhibition and conference (WEFTEC), […] The post Xylem awarded for innovation at WEFTEC 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont introduces first IEX for green hydrogen production

DuPont has launched AmberLite P2X110 ion exchange resin (IEX) to support the production of hydrogen from water, for the chemistry of electrolyser loops. “Green hydrogen [is] well-positioned to reduce global […] The post DuPont introduces first IEX for green hydrogen production first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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AQUA launches campaign to encourage public vigilance about water drinking quality  

Indonesian bottled drinking water brand AQUA has launched a campaign called ‘Not all water is the same’ to educate the public about discerning the quality of their drinking water. It […] The post AQUA launches campaign to encourage public vigilance about water drinking quality   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Two water projects in India are finalists in Bentley Systems 2023 Going Digital Awards in infrastructure

Infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems has announced two water and wastewater projects from India as finalists in its 2023 Going Digital Awards in infrastructure, which will be held at […] The post Two water projects in India are finalists in Bentley Systems 2023 Going Digital Awards in infrastructure first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Inflation leads to biggest jump in water tariffs for 8 years, based on 2023 GWI tariff survey report

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) survey report showed an upward trend in water, wastewater, and stormwater bills between July 2022 and July 2023. The average increase hit a record-high of 8.2%, […] The post Inflation leads to biggest jump in water tariffs for 8 years, based on 2023 GWI tariff survey report first appeared on Water […]

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WaterIQ first to market with 4,400 algae destroying ultrasound frequencies

WaterIQ Technologies — a company focusing on ultrasonic solutions to combat algae and biofilm without the use of chemicals — has announced the availability of its Pulsar 4400 and 3400. […] The post WaterIQ first to market with 4,400 algae destroying ultrasound frequencies first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aqueous Vets expands PFAS and CEC treatment capabilities

Aqueous Vets (AV), a solutions provider for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) treatment, has launched a water treatment cartridge system designed to remove PFAS, arsenic, and other contaminants of emerging […] The post Aqueous Vets expands PFAS and CEC treatment capabilities first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aqua Membranes closes new financing to advance RO technology

Water technology company Aqua Membranes has closed a new round of financing from Kurita Water Industries, a global supplier of water treatment equipment, and Clean Energy Ventures, a venture capital […] The post Aqua Membranes closes new financing to advance RO technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Innovation and working digitally are lowest scoring areas in 2023, based on British Water survey

British Water annual UK water company performance survey asks contractors, consultants and suppliers to rate their clients’ performance in 12 areas, including professionalism, contractual approach and communication. Innovation and working […] The post Innovation and working digitally are lowest scoring areas in 2023, based on British Water survey first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anglian Water launches whole life carbon approach

Anglian Water has developed a whole life carbon and cost in design concept, having been granted funding under the Ofwat Innovation Fund. The project, ‘Enabling whole life carbon in design’, […] The post Anglian Water launches whole life carbon approach first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MentorAPM secures growth investment from Emerald Technology Ventures

Intelligent asset management software solution MentorAPM has secured a growth investment from Emerald Technology Ventures — a cleantech venture capital company that manages €1bn assets from its offices in Zürich, […] The post MentorAPM secures growth investment from Emerald Technology Ventures first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem and Lorentz partner to deploy solar-powered pumping solutions

Global water technology company Xylem and German solar water pump manufacturer LORENTZ have announced a distribution agreement to expand the availability of solar-powered pumping systems globally, excluding the Australia market. […] The post Xylem and Lorentz partner to deploy solar-powered pumping solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IDA signs MoU with ANIMP to enhance Italian supply chain participation in global water sector

The International Desalination Association (IDA) secretary general Shannon McCarthy and IDA vice-president, Alejandro Sturniolo participated in the 48th Associazione Nazionale di Impiantistica Industriale (ANIMP) national conference at Confindustria, Rome, Italy, […] The post IDA signs MoU with ANIMP to enhance Italian supply chain participation in global water sector first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ecolab opens new regional office in Singapore

Ecolab, a global sustainability group offering water, hygiene, and infection prevention solutions, has opened its new regional office at Nexus @ one-north, 1 Fusionopolis Link North Tower #02-02. To celebrate […] The post Ecolab opens new regional office in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Wilo group industry conference 2023 catalyses collaboration for smart water solutions and sustainable supercities across Asia

Wilo group, a multinational technology company and global provider of pumps and pump systems, hosted its annual industry conference in Singapore for the first time on 21 Sep 2023 at […] The post Wilo group industry conference 2023 catalyses collaboration for smart water solutions and sustainable supercities across Asia first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Upcoming UKWIR conference in London, UK aims to rebuild water sector trust with R&D

Registrations are now open for the UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR) fourth annual conference, which will be held in London, UK on 30 Nov 2023. The event will address the […] The post Upcoming UKWIR conference in London, UK aims to rebuild water sector trust with R&D first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WCSEE temporary biological treatment ensures compliance during WWTP refurbishment in the UK

Hired technology from WCS Environmental Engineering (WCSEE) is ensuring a wastewater treatment works in Cotswolds village, England, UK maintains compliance while undergoing a refurbishment. Blockley village wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) […] The post WCSEE temporary biological treatment ensures compliance during WWTP refurbishment in the UK first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Landia biogas digester systems set for Indonesia

For pre-treatment tanks at a wastewater facility in Indonesia, specialist manufacturer of wastewater pumping, mixing and aeration equipment Landia is supplying 12 of its digester mixing systems. Part of a […] The post Landia biogas digester systems set for Indonesia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Sanli to consolidate its operations and house foreign workers in new location in Singapore

Local environmental engineering company in the field of water and waste management Sanli Environmental has completed its acquisition of 22 Chin Bee Drive for S$13.8m to streamline its corporate office […] The post Sanli to consolidate its operations and house foreign workers in new location in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos wins climate award at Sustainability Awards 2023

Out of eight nominees, Grundfos emerged as the winner of the Climate Impact Award — which is given to a company with goals and actions in its work on climate […] The post Grundfos wins climate award at Sustainability Awards 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aqua Membranes collaborates with Micron Technology to lower water fouling fourfold

Water technology company Aqua Membranes has shared preliminary results of an ongoing pilot project with US memory chip manufacturer, Micron Technology after two years. Comparing between Aqua Membranes printed spacer […] The post Aqua Membranes collaborates with Micron Technology to lower water fouling fourfold first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Memsift Innovations plans to establish its first global engineering hub in India

Memsift Innovations, a membrane-based separation and purification solutions company headquartered in Singapore, has plans to establish its first global engineering hub in India. This decision is accompanied by a partnership […] The post Memsift Innovations plans to establish its first global engineering hub in India first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem’s Flojet brand expands VersiJet series

Xylem Flojet brand has enhanced its VersiJet series industrial motor driven diaphragm (MDD) pumps with the introduction of a four-chamber model. Leveraging pump technology from Flojet, the new MDD pump […] The post Xylem’s Flojet brand expands VersiJet series first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cortec adds new Cooling Loop Croc

Corrosion solutions manufacturer Cortec has introduced an addition to its water treatment products in preparation for a smoother spring startup as water treatment service facility managers are shutting down their […] The post Cortec adds new Cooling Loop Croc first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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TIWW 2023 focuses on water resource management

The Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW) 2023, organised by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council, will be held from 20-22 Sep 2023 at the Taipei world trade centre exhibition. TIWW […] The post TIWW 2023 focuses on water resource management first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Danfoss delivers H1 2023 sales performance in the APAC region

According to its 2023 financial report, Danfoss Power Electronics and Drives (DPD) has delivered sales performances in the first half of 2023, attributed to the opportunities in India and the […] The post Danfoss delivers H1 2023 sales performance in the APAC region first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UKWIR projects available for EOI

UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR) is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from partners or consortiums able to deliver targeted research projects tackling issues facing the water sector. UKWIR is a […] The post UKWIR projects available for EOI first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water utilities recognised as industry and community leaders in solving water challenges

The Utility of the Future Today programme has recognised 47 water utilities that are benefitting communities through future-focused programmes. The 2023 honourees will be recognised in-person at WEFTEC 2023, the […] The post Water utilities recognised as industry and community leaders in solving water challenges first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEF announces 2023 award honourees

Not-for-profit technical and educational organisation Water Environment Federation (WEF) has recognised the 2023 WEF awards recipients who have contributed to the water environment profession and the federation with their service, […] The post WEF announces 2023 award honourees first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Centrisys/CNP showcases sludge treatment technology for municipal and industrial processes at WEFTEC 2023

North American manufacturer of decanter centrifuges and advanced biosolids treatment technologies Centrisys/CNP will kick off the Water Environment Federation’s technical exhibition and conference (WEFTEC) 2023 with a focus on sludge […] The post Centrisys/CNP showcases sludge treatment technology for municipal and industrial processes at WEFTEC 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Report shows how leakage technology is advancing

The Future of Leakage, a deep-dive leakage report from leakage solutions group Ovarro was launched at Global Leakage Summit, London, UK which took place on 5 and 6 Sep 2023. […] The post Report shows how leakage technology is advancing first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aquam signs two standpipe hire contracts

UK standpipe solutions provider Aquam Water Services has been selected to operate standpipe hire services on behalf of two new appointments and variations (NAVs) companies.  A NAV is a water […] The post Aquam signs two standpipe hire contracts first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB and NUS launch first research centre for coastal protection and flood management research

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, has partnered with National University of Singapore (NUS) to launch the Coastal Protection and Flood Resilience Institute (CFI) under PUB’s S$125m coastal protection and flood […] The post PUB and NUS launch first research centre for coastal protection and flood management research first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos partners with ABO Wind to reach 2030 emission targets five years ahead of time

Advanced pump solutions and water technologies company Grundfos announced a new partnership with German renewable energy company ABO Wind in which 80% of Grundfos’ European power consumption will be sourced […] The post Grundfos partners with ABO Wind to reach 2030 emission targets five years ahead of time first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem announces CEO succession

Global water technology company Xylem announced that its president and CEO Patrick Decker will retire as CEO at the end of 2023, after a decade leading the company. He will […] The post Xylem announces CEO succession first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Trans-Atlantic collaboration to reduce water loss in Phoenix, Arizona, US

A new global collaboration is being deployed across the Phoenix metropolitan area to reduce 350km of water network losses through the power of artificial intelligence (AI) in 10 years. Oldcastle […] The post Trans-Atlantic collaboration to reduce water loss in Phoenix, Arizona, US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 25 Aug 2023
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Pall Water rebrands as Aria Filtra

Pall Water is changing its name to Aria Filtra. The rebranding is in response to the Pall Water brand joining Trojan Technologies Corp, following a separation from Pall Corp.

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  • 24 Aug 2023
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Parker Hannifin starts operating new membrane test rig for fuel cells

Parker Hannifin’s Filtration business has reached a major milestone towards mass producing hollow fibre membrane technology for fuel cell humidification applications.

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Deeside Cereals finds wastewater solution with Watermark and Landia

Producer of cereals and cereal bars Deeside Cereals has invested in new wastewater treatment equipment to overcome the challenges it was facing with a problematic effluent. The company first introduced […] The post Deeside Cereals finds wastewater solution with Watermark and Landia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UK and New Zealand form new water knowledge-sharing partnership

WRc — a centre of excellence in water sector innovation based in the UK — is working with ProjectMax, a New Zealand consultancy that helps water utilities and central government […] The post UK and New Zealand form new water knowledge-sharing partnership first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 23 Aug 2023
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US student wins Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2023

Naomi Park from the USA has won the Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2023 for her research on the removal of carbon dioxide and oil products from the ocean.

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  • 23 Aug 2023
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Alpheus Environmental secures wastewater services contract extension with Scottish distillery

Water and wastewater asset management company Alpheus Environmental has been awarded a five-year extension to its original three-year contract with the Glenmorangie Distillery in Tain, Scotland.

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Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2023 awarded to students aged 15-20

For her research on the removal of carbon dioxide and oil products from the ocean, Naomi Park from the US was awarded the Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2023, an international […] The post Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2023 awarded to students aged 15-20 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Chamber success as Börger pumps take screws out and send energy costs down

Burdened with maintenance, spare parts and high energy costs, a wastewater treatment plant (WTP) has replaced its multi-phase screw pumps with new rotary lobe pumps made by Börger. Installed for […] The post Chamber success as Börger pumps take screws out and send energy costs down first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WaterMeter Corp, WND Mexico and UnaBiz deploy Sigfox 0G technology in Mexico

Mexican water measurement solutions company WaterMeter Corp, WND Mexico and UnaBiz has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deploy 1 million water metres with Sigfox 0G technology in Mexico […] The post WaterMeter Corp, WND Mexico and UnaBiz deploy Sigfox 0G technology in Mexico first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 22 Aug 2023
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Aquaporin and Singapore’s PUB work on biomimetic low-energy RO membrane demo

Danish water technology company Aquaporin and PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, are partnering to develop the world’s first biomimetic low-energy Aquaporin Inside membrane demonstration for NEWater.

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Nuvonic highlights UV technology’s role in aiding global water reuse

During World Water Week, global ultraviolet (UV) technology solutions provider Nuvonic focuses on UV treatment in driving global water reuse. With the EU implementation of a ranging standards for agricultural […] The post Nuvonic highlights UV technology’s role in aiding global water reuse first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 21 Aug 2023
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OceanWell partners with LVMWD to pilot blue water farm

OceanWell and water utility Las Virgenes Municipal Water District (LVMWD) are partnering to pilot California’s first blue water farm.

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  • 21 Aug 2023
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International Space Station dust shows higher chemical contamination than US homes

Concentrations of potentially harmful chemical compounds in dust collected from air filtration systems on the International Space Station (ISS) exceed those found in floor dust from many American homes, a new study reveals.

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PUB completes tunnelling works for Phase 2 of DTSS to convey used water via gravity in Singapore

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, has concluded tunnelling works for the second phase of the Deep Tunnel Sewerage System (DTSS), which involves the construction of a 98km-long network of deep […] The post PUB completes tunnelling works for Phase 2 of DTSS to convey used water via gravity in Singapore first appeared on Water & […]

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  • 18 Aug 2023
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INDA partners with the Waterloo Filtration Institute for FiltXPO 2023

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, is partnering with the Waterloo Filtration Institute (WFI) to produce the 2-day FiltXPO conference program from 10–11 October in Chicago, USA.

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Nanostone Water names Jürgen von Hollen as CCO

Advanced ceramic-based filtration solutions company Nanostone Water has announced the appointment of Jürgen von Hollen as CCO, effective immediately. Jürgen will lead global sales, marketing and business development activities, developing […] The post Nanostone Water names Jürgen von Hollen as CCO first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 17 Aug 2023
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Andritz supplies its first carbon capture plant to the steel industry

An Andritz carbon capture plant has started operating at Voestalpine’s steel mill in Linz, Austria.

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Endress+Hauser builds production facility in Aurangabad, India

Endress+Hauser has opened a new production building on its campus in Aurangabad, India. This milestone reaffirms the company’s continued investment in production and working environments. The formal inauguration of the […] The post Endress+Hauser builds production facility in Aurangabad, India first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 16 Aug 2023
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Water Reuse Europe Innovation Prize 2023 – Call for entries

Water Reuse Europe, the industry association for the European water reuse sector, is now accepting entries for its Innovation Prize 2023, to recognise professionals who are breaking ground in developing solutions to address the water supply challenges across Europe.

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Gradiant launches Turing, an independent end-to-end digital solutions provider for the water industry

Gradiant, a global solutions provider for advanced water and wastewater treatment, has established its digital and artificial intelligence (AI) technology business into a wholly-owned independent subsidiary, named Turing. Named after […] The post Gradiant launches Turing, an independent end-to-end digital solutions provider for the water industry first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 15 Aug 2023
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Sun Capital Partners to acquire Koch Separation Solutions

An affiliate of private investment firm Sun Capital Partners has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Koch Separation Solutions (KSS) from Koch Engineered Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of Koch Industries Inc.

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SWMA celebrate local water champions

To champion water conservation, PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency has announced that nominations are now open for Singapore Watermark Awards (SWMA) to honour organisations for leadership and achievements in advancing […] The post SWMA celebrate local water champions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 14 Aug 2023
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Microplastic filtration technology company Matter secures US$10mn in funding

Matter, a UK technology company developing solutions for capturing, harvesting and recycling microplastics, has raised US$10 million in a Series A funding round.

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  • 14 Aug 2023
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Amazon Filters maintains public water supply with same-day delivery

UK filter maker Amazon Filters Ltd has turned round an urgent request from a municipal water company to help maintain the quality of final water at a groundwater station producing four million litres per day with a same-day filter delivery.

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  • 11 Aug 2023
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Singapore scientists develop artificial water channels for more efficient water purification

A team led by scientists from the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Department of Biological Sciences in collaboration with the French Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) has successfully synthesised a special protein-mimic that can self-assemble into a pore structure.

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Product star award for NX Filtration by DBCWEC, China

NX Filtration hollow fibre nanofiltration (dNF) membrane technology has been awarded the product star accolade organised by the Desalination Branch of China Water Enterprises Confederation (DBCWEC) at the Qingdao international […] The post Product star award for NX Filtration by DBCWEC, China first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 11 Aug 2023
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LiqTech explores filtration applications in China

LiqTech International Inc has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Nanjing Wondux Environmental Protection Technology Corp Ltd to explore the application of its advanced filtration system for industrial water treatment in China.

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  • 10 Aug 2023
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Metso to deliver pressure filters to two iron ore projects in India

Metso has been awarded orders, together worth more than €10 million, to deliver concentrate dewatering filters and pumps to two iron ore projects in India.

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  • 10 Aug 2023
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DuPont FilmTec Prime RO wins AIChE Energy and Sustainability Award

DuPont Water Solutions’ new Prime RO portfolio of reverse osmosis membranes has received the American Institute of Chemical Engineers’ (AIChE) 2023 Energy and Sustainability Award.

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Europe water reuse investment scales to €1.8bn as perpetual scarcity, new regulation, recovery funds accelerate growth

Another summer drought in southern Europe combined with the first-ever EU regulation for wastewater reuse and an influx of resilience and recovery funds (RRF) for new projects is driving investment […] The post Europe water reuse investment scales to €1.8bn as perpetual scarcity, new regulation, recovery funds accelerate growth first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Alistair MacKinnon is new managing director for NIVUS UK

Prior to expanding NIVUS — the developer, manufacturer and supplier of measurement instrumentation and process conducting systems company — in the UK, Alistair MacKinnon had 25 years of experience with […] The post Alistair MacKinnon is new managing director for NIVUS UK first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Crane Engineering awarded distribution of ITT engineered valves in US

Crane Engineering, a distributor of fluid technology solutions in the Midwest, US, was awarded distributor partnership with ITT engineered valves for Dia-Flo, Cam-Line, Cam-Tite and exclusivity for the Pure-Flo product […] The post Crane Engineering awarded distribution of ITT engineered valves in US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 8 Aug 2023
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Newterra acquires Environmental Site Solutions

Newterra Inc has acquired the assets of Environmental Site Solutions LLC (ESS), a Seattle area-based supplier of filtration systems tailored to water treatment solutions.

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  • 7 Aug 2023
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Mussels inspire new nanoporous membrane

Engineers have developed a new kind of membrane, aspects of which are inspired by mussels, that separates chemicals within wastewater so effectively that they can be reused.

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Circularity for sustainability, recovering resources for a circular economy

As the world moves from a linear ‘take-make-dispose’ model to a circular economy, circularity for sustainability for the water sector reportedly lies in the potential of sewage treatment plants (STPs) […] The post Circularity for sustainability, recovering resources for a circular economy first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 4 Aug 2023
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IIT Bombay opens new centre of excellence for membrane technologies

The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) has inaugurated a new Centre of Excellence on Membrane Technologies for Desalination, Brine Management, and Water Recycling.

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SUEZ and Schneider Electric join forces to accelerate digital services for the water sector

Schneider Electric — the company in the digital transformation of energy management and industrial automation — and SUEZ, a group in digital and circular solutions in waste and water services, […] The post SUEZ and Schneider Electric join forces to accelerate digital services for the water sector first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Oldcastle Infrastructure announces smart water technology leak detection partnership with FIDO Tech

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a company in infrastructure solutions, announced its entry into the smart water market through a partnership with FIDO Tech, a UK-based artificial intelligence (AI) and technology solutions provider, […] The post Oldcastle Infrastructure announces smart water technology leak detection partnership with FIDO Tech first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IDA world congress 2026 site selection process opens

The International Desalination Association (IDA) welcomes formal bids to host the 2026 IDA world congress on desalination and water reuse solutions to be submitted by 20 Dec 2023. Over four […] The post IDA world congress 2026 site selection process opens first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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ATEX compliance keeps combustible dust explosions at bay

Melina Diaz, Product Engineering Manager at Donaldson, outlines the steps required to comply with legislation designed to ensure workplaces are optimally placed to minimize the possibility of combustible dust creating an explosion risk.

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  • 2 Aug 2023
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Australian study finds HEPA filters substantially improve indoor air quality during bushfires

Portable air purifiers fitted with high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters can substantially improve indoor air quality during bushfire events, according to new research from CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency.

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  • 2 Aug 2023
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Swirltex to provide membrane filtration system for US-based transportation company

Swirltex US Inc has secured a multimillion dollar purchase order for its patented membrane filtration system from a large US-based industrial transportation company.

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  • 2 Aug 2023
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H2O Innovation expands emergency drinking water for evacuated Canadians

Canada’s H2O Innovation Inc has provided its support to a community in Northern Alberta by expanding their emergency drinking water supply within just a few weeks.

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Thordon delivers non-metallic bearings for cooling water pumps in Taiwan

Thordon Bearings has strengthened its presence in the Taiwanese market, delivering water lubricated elastomeric polymer bearings for installation to cooling water pumps commissioned for a major power plant expansion project. […] The post Thordon delivers non-metallic bearings for cooling water pumps in Taiwan first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Global market for generative AI expected to reach US$1.5tn in revenue by 2033, up from $50bn

“In the water sector, generative artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to simulate water usage scenarios under different conditions, such as climate change, population growth and policy changes. This is […] The post Global market for generative AI expected to reach US$1.5tn in revenue by 2033, up from $50bn first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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  • 31 Jul 2023
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Wärtsilä Aquarius UV BWMS fitted with Manta filter

Wärtsilä Water and Waste’s Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) is being launched with a completely new filtration solution.

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Order for sludge tanks with Landia JetMix

The first, in the north, has seven Landia JetMix units going into operation in sludge tanks, whilst in the south, nine mixing systems have been specified. One of the mixing […] The post Order for sludge tanks with Landia JetMix first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant partners with SAL to drive digital AI solutions across total water infrastructure

Gradiant, a global solutions provider for advanced water and wastewater treatment, announced a partnership with SpaceAge Labs (SAL), a digital technology company with a HQ in Singapore focused on water […] The post Gradiant partners with SAL to drive digital AI solutions across total water infrastructure first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New Kranji WRP and Kranji NEWater factory support upcoming developments in Singapore

National Water Agency PUB launched a tender to engage professional engineering services for the proposed redevelopment of Kranji water reclamation plant (WRP) and Kranji NEWater factory. This water infrastructure will […] The post New Kranji WRP and Kranji NEWater factory support upcoming developments in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 27 Jul 2023
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IDE Technologies to design and build new WWTP in India

IDE Technologies has secured a contract from CleanEdge Water Pte Ltd to deliver a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) for a mining industry application in India.

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  • 27 Jul 2023
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Mann+Hummel to acquire majority share in China’s U-Air

With rising demand for cleaner air solutions in China, Mann+Hummel is acquiring a majority stake in the Chinese air filtration products manufacturer Suzhou U-Air Environmental Technology, part of Zisun Technology Co Ltd.

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Views sought on UK water innovation strategy

Sector-wide views on the UK 2050 water innovation strategy are being sought, to inform the future direction of the joint document. Spring, the UK and Ireland centre of excellence for […] The post Views sought on UK water innovation strategy first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Riventa AI solar aim to offset electricity use on pumping stations

An artificial intelligence (AI)-based approach to maximise solar photovoltaic system (PV) system efficiency for water pumping stations has won Riventa a place as a finalist in the £4M Water Discovery […] The post Riventa AI solar aim to offset electricity use on pumping stations first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Armstrong Fluid Technology opens new sales office in Germany for European expansion

Armstrong Fluid Technology has relocated its sales office from Mannheim, Germany, to a larger site in Frankfurt to support the company’s European expansion. Armstrong has had a European headquarters (HQ) […] The post Armstrong Fluid Technology opens new sales office in Germany for European expansion first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 27 Jul 2023
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SKF appoints UK distributor for its RecondOil Box

SKF has signed UK fuels and lubricant company Certas Energy as a distributor of its RecondOil Box.

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Is water tech the next frontier for investment?

By Angeli Mehta, PhD  What we are doing by ignoring water is dangerous. We have put untold trillions to work on behalf of the kilowatt hour. And we put nothing […] The post Is water tech the next frontier for investment? first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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EPE to acquire SKF Spandau Pumpen

Ebara Pumps Europe (EPE) has reached an agreement with SKF Lubrication Systems Germany to acquire its coolant pump business Spandau Pumpen. The deal is expected to close at the end […] The post EPE to acquire SKF Spandau Pumpen first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Brazilian water companies select Riventa for pump monitoring

Pump system company Riventa has won a number of new contracts in Brazil for its software as a service (SAS) pump monitoring through its partner environmental services company Toraqua Technologies […] The post Brazilian water companies select Riventa for pump monitoring first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 24 Jul 2023
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Filtration+Separation July issue – online now

The July 2023 issue of Filtration+Separation magazine highlights the importance of filtration across a range of applications including swimming pools, clean energy and the chemical industry.

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15 young talents awarded SSS 2023 

Aspiring engineers, chemists and a physicist were among the 15 young individuals who received the Singapore Sustainability Scholarship (SSS) from Grace Fu, minister for sustainability and the environment. The SSS, […] The post 15 young talents awarded SSS 2023  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nuvonic launches UVpro FMT air and surface treatment to boost hygiene standards across industries

Nuvonic, a global ultraviolet (UV) technology solutions provider, has launched UVpro flange module tank (FMT) UVC disinfectors for the treatment of air and surfaces in storage tanks. This solution is […] The post Nuvonic launches UVpro FMT air and surface treatment to boost hygiene standards across industries first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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High fibre in wastewater handled by Börger pump

A rotary lobe pump made by Börger has helped solve a wastewater processing problem at a textile manufacturer. Taking effluent from the bleaching process into a storage tank, the Börger […] The post High fibre in wastewater handled by Börger pump first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Singapore and the US enhance cooperation on environmental protection

The National Environment Agency (NEA) and US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance bilateral cooperation on environmental management and protection. Fu visited the […] The post Singapore and the US enhance cooperation on environmental protection first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 21 Jul 2023
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Porous materials network launched at the University of Bath

A new porous materials research network will bring together diverse research from across disciplines to design new materials and understand how they can be applied in a range of important applications including renewable energy, drug delivery and water filtration.

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Osmosun signs a development partnership with the Emergency Architects Foundation

Osmosun, a provider of solar-powered seawater and brackish water desalination solutions, signed a partnership with French non-governmental organisation Emergency Architects Foundation with the aim for a large-scale deployment of an […] The post Osmosun signs a development partnership with the Emergency Architects Foundation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Global food supplier selects WCSEE treatment system

Global food supplier Griffith Foods has selected WCS Environmental Engineering technology to enhance the wastewater treatment process at its UK site in Wincanton, Somerset. Its previous on-site water treatment system […] The post Global food supplier selects WCSEE treatment system first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration reports delay in revenue growth and increasing lead time in pilot conversion

Global provider of direct nanofiltration (dNF) technology for pure and affordable water NX Filtration reported a delay in revenue growth that is caused by longer lead times to convert pilot […] The post NX Filtration reports delay in revenue growth and increasing lead time in pilot conversion first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IDA announces signing MoU with the Canada Ocean Racing Be Water Positive team

The International Desalination Association (IDA) has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Canada Ocean Racing Be Water Positive team. Their mission is to be the […] The post IDA announces signing MoU with the Canada Ocean Racing Be Water Positive team first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser expands Gerlingen site

Liquid analysis technology from Endress+Hauser is used in areas such as when utilities need to ensure the cleanliness of drinking water or when pharmaceutical companies want to produce high-quality vaccines. […] The post Endress+Hauser expands Gerlingen site first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 19 Jul 2023
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Pre-registration opens for Taiwan International Water Week 2023

Visitor pre-registration is now open for the Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW) 2023, organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA).

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  • 19 Jul 2023
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GEA builds new logistics center for Separation & Flow Technologies division

GEA is investing in a new logistics center in Sehnde near Hanover in Germany, for the supply of spare parts for all plants and components of GEA’s Separation & Flow Technologies division.

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New screen orders captured by SPIRAC

SPIRAC has won a new order to supply four of its screens to wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) in the Midlands, UK. In the west Midlands, two of SPIRAC BANDGUARD screens […] The post New screen orders captured by SPIRAC first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Championing ecological transformation in Asia-Pacific

Frédéric Thery, CEO of Veolia Water Technologies in Asia-Pacific, gives updates about the group’s sustainability pursuits into the next half of 2023. With Hubgrade, a new smart monitoring solution, and […] The post Championing ecological transformation in Asia-Pacific first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Hydroleap raises US$4.4m in Series A funding to enter new APAC markets and boost green wastewater treatment capabilities

Hydroleap, a green wastewater technology company headquartered in Singapore, has raised $4.4M in Series A funding as it gears up for its next growth milestone in APAC with the purpose […] The post Hydroleap raises US$4.4m in Series A funding to enter new APAC markets and boost green wastewater treatment capabilities first appeared on Water […]

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  • 17 Jul 2023
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Andritz tailors decanter centrifuges for industrial oil recovery

Andritz has enhanced its range of three phase decanter centrifuges for oil recovery in the most challenging industrial applications.

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  • 17 Jul 2023
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Superior Felt & Filtration expands its medical filtration services offering

Contract manufacturer Superior Felt & Filtration (SF&F), which specializes in air and liquid medical filtration technology, has added new services to its portfolio, including plastic injection molding, pinsonic lamination and inline pleating.

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Water sustainability depends on meaningful cooperation

Ulrik Gernow, executive vice-president and COO of Grundfos, discusses how the group — the first in the water solutions sector to receive full validation of its 2050 net-zero target from […] The post Water sustainability depends on meaningful cooperation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Riventa makes headway in Brazil with SAS pump monitoring

Riventa, with its pumps and blowers, has clinched new contracts in Brazil through its partner in São Paulo, Toraqua Technologies. Five public and private water companies are said to benefit […] The post Riventa makes headway in Brazil with SAS pump monitoring first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 14 Jul 2023
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DuPont launches nanofiltration membrane elements for lithium-brine purification

DuPont has commercially launched the new DuPont FilmTec LiNE-XD nanofiltration membrane elements for lithium brine purification.

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  • 14 Jul 2023
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Micronics acquires dry filtration specialist AFT from FLSmidth

The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group has acquired FLSmidth’s filter media division AFT.

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TIWW 2023 pre-registration is now open: Explore Taiwan’s water tradeshow for cutting-edge solutions and lucrative Business opportunities

Visitor pre-registration is now open for the Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW) 2023, organised by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA). This esteemed trade show will take place from […] The post TIWW 2023 pre-registration is now open: Explore Taiwan’s water tradeshow for cutting-edge solutions and lucrative Business opportunities first appeared on Water & […]

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Endress+Hauser opens innovation cluster

Endress+Hauser inaugurated its new site at the Freiburg Innovation Center FRIZ. The Group bundles various research and development activities there. Pictured (from left): Dr Mirko Lehmann (Managing Director Endress+Hauser Flow), […] The post Endress+Hauser opens innovation cluster first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 12 Jul 2023
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Mann+Hummel appoints new VP for Integrated Business Services

Mann+Hummel has appointed Nicole Schuler as its new Group Vice President Integrated Business Services.

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  • 8 Jul 2023
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Donaldson expands in Life Sciences with acquisition of Univercells Technologies

Donaldson Co Inc has acquired Univercells Technologies, a Belgian producer of biomanufacturing solutions for cell and gene therapy research, development and commercial manufacturing.

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  • 7 Jul 2023
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Ahlstrom’s tea filter range now certified for home composting

Ahlstrom’s non-heat sealable tea filter range, including filter papers RegTea Green and RegTea TrulyNatural, has received certification for home compostability.

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  • 7 Jul 2023
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Mikisew Group increases its investment in Canada’s JL Filtration

Mikisew Group, through its private investment division, has purchased ATB Private Equity’s equity holdings in Canada’s JL Filtration.

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  • 7 Jul 2023
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Metso to deliver separation equipment to Zambian copper mine

Canada’s First Quantum Minerals has placed an order worth more than €20 million with Metso for the delivery of minerals processing equipment to its Kansanshi copper mine S3 expansion in Zambia.

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Samotics and PIP partner to scale the global adoption of condition monitoring and energy efficiency solutions

Samotics, a provider of insights to eliminate industrial energy waste and unplanned downtime, has partnered with Partners in Performance (PIP) — a global player in operations for complex organisations — […] The post Samotics and PIP partner to scale the global adoption of condition monitoring and energy efficiency solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Solenis completes acquisition of Diversey for US$4.6bn

Solenis, a manufacturer of specialty chemicals used in water-intensive industries, has completed its acquisition of Diversey, effective 5 Jul 2023, in an all-cash transaction valued at an enterprise value of […] The post Solenis completes acquisition of Diversey for US$4.6bn first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anaergia affiliate Kent County bioenergy facility awarded US$5m grant from Michigan, US

Kent County bioenergy facility, a subsidiary of Anaergia, has been awarded a US$5m grant from the Michigan public service commission in support of developing its project in partnership with the […] The post Anaergia affiliate Kent County bioenergy facility awarded US$5m grant from Michigan, US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cortec biobased scale remover improves heat exchange efficiency

Scale and rust can build up over time in heat exchangers, chillers, cooling towers, and other circulating water systems when not properly treated. Failing to prevent scale buildup is said […] The post Cortec biobased scale remover improves heat exchange efficiency first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Business integration creates leakage offering

The integration of technology companies Ovarro and ControlPoint is delivering a one-stop-shop for leakage reduction, detection and prevention. ControlPoint provides technical services to ensure correct installation of a range of […] The post Business integration creates leakage offering first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos acquires Metasphere to pioneer water solutions

Grundfos, a global company in advanced pump solutions and water technologies, has completed the acquisition of XPV Water Partners portfolio company Metasphere, a provider of telemetry and analytics solutions for […] The post Grundfos acquires Metasphere to pioneer water solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Board appointees mark new phase for Spring

Spring, the UK and Ireland centre of excellence for water innovation, has announced the appointment of three new board members to help steer the organisation into its next phase. Graeme […] The post Board appointees mark new phase for Spring first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 3 Jul 2023
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The top filtration news stories in June

3M’s US$146 million investment in biopharma filtration, Samsung’s new washing machine filter and Porometer’s new pore size measurement instrument were the most-read news stories on the Filtration+Separation website during June.

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  • 30 Jun 2023
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Ahlstrom partners with UK start-up on biochar project

Ahlstrom is collaborating with the UK start-up Black Bull Biochar to help pilot the production of biochar, a greenhouse gas removal technology, for agricultural use.

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NTT DOCOMO group to release trial AI system for monitoring river and reservoir water levels

Japan’s telecommunications company NTT DOCOMO, NTT Communications and NTT Comware announced that they will provide a trial version of an artificial intelligence (AI)-based system for monitoring water levels of rivers […] The post NTT DOCOMO group to release trial AI system for monitoring river and reservoir water levels first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 28 Jun 2023
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Nordson expands into precision agriculture market with ARAG acquisition

Nordson Corp has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Italian agriculture fluid management company ARAG Group in an all-cash transaction valued at €960 million.

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  • 28 Jun 2023
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Metso awarded repeat filter orders in the Americas

Metso has secured repeat orders for filter modernization, plate packs and related services from a number of major mining companies in North, Central and South America.

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Hydroleap appoints water technology veteran as COO, poised to scale

Hydroleap, the next-generation green wastewater technology company, announced the appointment of the water industry veteran, Allan Toh as its first COO. With over 29 years in the field having served […] The post Hydroleap appoints water technology veteran as COO, poised to scale first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ammonia removal success leads to equipment purchase

Wastewater treatment technology hired to provide enhanced ammonia removal at a village works has been purchased permanently by Wessex Water. The water utility, which serves south-west England, UK, hired two […] The post Ammonia removal success leads to equipment purchase first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems’ new capabilities for carbon assessment in iTwin experience

Bentley Systems — the infrastructure engineering software company — has announced the availability of new carbon assessment capabilities in iTwin experience to enable infrastructure professionals to quantify carbon reduction opportunities […] The post Bentley Systems’ new capabilities for carbon assessment in iTwin experience first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 26 Jun 2023
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Cerafiltec inaugurates new facility in Germany

Cerafiltec, the ceramic flat membrane (CFM) technology specialist, has officially opened its landmark production, science and technology center in Saarbrücken, Germany.

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InfoTiles makes US debut with Water Council partnership

Digital water technology company InfoTiles is demonstrating its digital analytics software in front of industry professionals and global investors at the Water Council headquarters in Milwaukee, US this month. The […] The post InfoTiles makes US debut with Water Council partnership first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SLE helps obtain largest water contamination settlement in history

In collaboration with a small group of firms leading the aqueous film forming foams (AFFF) multi-district litigation efforts, SL Environmental law group (SLE) announced a tentative settlement, worth between US$10.3 […] The post SLE helps obtain largest water contamination settlement in history first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anaergia appoints Brett Hodson as CEO

Anaergia, a global renewable fuels company, announced the appointment of Brett Hodson as CEO succeeding its founder and chairman, Dr Andrew Benedek as CEO. Dr Benedek will continue to serve […] The post Anaergia appoints Brett Hodson as CEO first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Young innovators from 78 countries develop new solutions to world’s water challenges

Students from 78 countries have proposed ideas to address intensifying global water challenges with entries in the 2023 Global Student Innovation Challenge hosted by water technology company Xylem. More than […] The post Young innovators from 78 countries develop new solutions to world’s water challenges first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Memsift Innovations partners with Parry Enterprises, a Murugappa group company, for membrane manufacturing

Singapore-based membrane technology solutions provider Memsift Innovations has announced its partnership with Parry Enterprises, a company under the Indian conglomerate Murugappa group. This collaboration aims to revolutionise the membrane manufacturing […] The post Memsift Innovations partners with Parry Enterprises, a Murugappa group company, for membrane manufacturing first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 23 Jun 2023
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Ember Infrastructure acquires Ground/Water Treatment & Technology

Ground/Water Treatment & Technology LLC (GWTT) has received a majority growth investment from funds managed by the New York private equity firm Ember Infrastructure.

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  • 22 Jun 2023
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Veolia saves Nile river freshwater for Ezz Steel in Egypt

Veolia Water Technologies Egypt has deployed seven brackish water reverse osmosis mobile water treatment units for Ezz Steel, allowing the steel producer to switch cooling water supply from the Nile river to desalinated seawater.

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  • 22 Jun 2023
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Memsift Innovations teams up with India’s Parry Enterprises for membrane manufacturing

Singapore based Memsift Innovations has entered into a strategic membrane manufacturing partnership with Parry Enterprises India Ltd, part of the Murugappa Group.

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  • 21 Jun 2023
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Hydroxsys partners with the University of Auckland to further develop its membrane technology

The New Zealand cleantech startup Hydroxsys is partnering with the University of Auckland and the technology research and development network New Zealand Product Accelerator to further develop and commercialise its patented membrane filtration technology.

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Darco Vietnam clean water supply project commences operations

Darco Water Technologies — a provider of integrated engineering and solutions for water treatment, wastewater management, clean water supply and vacuum solid waste management — announced the completion of the […] The post Darco Vietnam clean water supply project commences operations first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Steve Aiken earns highest MWEA honour

Dedicated to the water and wastewater industry for more than half a century, Duperon regional sales manager Steve Aiken has been named recipient of the Michigan Water Environment Association (MWEA) […] The post Steve Aiken earns highest MWEA honour first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Veolia Water Technologies secures water production for Ezz Steel, saving freshwater from the Nile River

Water treatment specialist Veolia Water Technologies Egypt deployed seven brackish water reverse osmosis (RO) mobile water treatment units to treat desalinated water, saving freshwater resources while helping steel producer Ezz […] The post Veolia Water Technologies secures water production for Ezz Steel, saving freshwater from the Nile River first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 20 Jun 2023
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Metso to provide pressure filtration units for Algerian iron concentrator plant

Metso has signed a contract worth more than €10 million with Sinosteel Corporation for the delivery of seven Larox FFP2512 pressure filtration units to Tosyali’s iron concentrator plant expansion in Algeria.

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  • 19 Jun 2023
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FILTECH 2024 – Save the date

The next FILTECH trade fair and congress will take place 12–14 November 2024 in Cologne, Germany.

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Ovarro leakage service centre increases European capacity 

Technology company Ovarro has opened a new leakage service centre for European customers, based at the company’s manufacturing facility in Steenwijk, Netherlands. The Ovarro European Service Centre is a dedicated […] The post Ovarro leakage service centre increases European capacity  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Wavin Singapore wins at SBR International Business Awards

Wavin Singapore, a solutions provider for the building and infrastructure industry, has won in the Construction Technology category at the SBR International Business Awards with the launch of the Wavin […] The post Wavin Singapore wins at SBR International Business Awards first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Digital water saves millions for communities

Water utilities are increasingly embracing data analytics and digital technology to optimise operations, save millions for communities and increase water networks’ resilience to climate change. Insights from 18 global water […] The post Digital water saves millions for communities first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos opens a SP sub factory in Semarang, Indonesia

In collaboration with local industry expert Tehnik Optima Pompa, pump solutions company Grundfos aims to provide large-scale deep-well pump solutions tailored to the needs of industries in Semarang and throughout […] The post Grundfos opens a SP sub factory in Semarang, Indonesia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Orbis and VODA.ai partnership boosts leakage offering

Water technology company Orbis Intelligent Systems and artificial intelligence (AI) specialist VODA.ai have entered into a partnership to support US utilities and municipalities with their leakage strategies.  Orbis develops data-driven […] The post Orbis and VODA.ai partnership boosts leakage offering first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 15 Jun 2023
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Envirogen mobilises for water shortages

With hosepipe bans being extended in parts of South West England, and warnings of water shortages elsewhere, Envirogen Group has increased production of its Drinking Water Inspectorate (DWI) Regulation 31-compliant mobile water filtration systems to help water utilities and municipalities supply potable water from ground sources.

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  • 15 Jun 2023
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Veolia to deliver energy-efficient desalination plant in Abu Dhabi

Veolia, through its subsidiary SIDEM, is leading a consortium in charge of the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) on the Mirfa 2 desalination project in Abu Dhabi.

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Veolia SIDEM to design one of the world’s largest energy-efficient desalination plants in UAE

SIDEM, a Veolia subsidiary specialised in desalination operations, will lead a consortium in charge of the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) on the Mirfa 2 desalination project commissioned by Abu […] The post Veolia SIDEM to design one of the world’s largest energy-efficient desalination plants in UAE first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aquatic Informatics launches HydroCorrect

Global software company Aquatic Informatics launched HydroCorrect, a new automated data validation tool that can power proactive monitoring and management of groundwater, flooding, and water quality in the Aquarius platform. […] The post Aquatic Informatics launches HydroCorrect first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 14 Jun 2023
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Novasep Process Solutions renamed Applexion

Novasep Process Solutions, a provider of liquid separation and purification solutions for the agro-food industry, has completed its carve out from Axplora Group and become Applexion.

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Anaergia appoints Andrew Spence as CFO

Anaerobic Digestion (AD) solutions company Anaergia announced the appointment of Andrew Spence as CFO from 12 Jun 2023. In his prior roles, Spence led finance teams that grew and performed […] The post Anaergia appoints Andrew Spence as CFO first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nobel Laureate Public Lecture in ICMAT 2023

  Prof. M. Stanley Whittingham is the recipient of The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 “for the development of lithium-ion batteries”. A Nobel Laureate public lecture will be held by Prof. M. Stanley Whittingham from Binghamton University (SUNY), USA on Energy Storage will Reduce Global Warming. Date: 28 June 2023 (Wednesday) Time: 5:30 PM – […]

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NTU Sustainability Challenge 2023

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is working with Enterprise Singapore (ESG) to launch the NTU Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2023. The challenge statements spans over three critical areas. Energy, Water, and User Behavior. Some of these challenge statements may be of relevance to you. The briefing session will be held at NTU on 27 June 2023. The application […]

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Grundfos Thailand celebrates 30 years of sustainable water solutions

Grundfos, a global company in advanced pump solutions and water technologies, marked its 30th anniversary of operations in Thailand. This comes amid rising demand for more sustainable products business practices, […] The post Grundfos Thailand celebrates 30 years of sustainable water solutions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water and BlueConduit announce partnership to bring ML to utilities focused on finding and replacing lead service lines

Digital water platform 120Water and BlueConduit, a water analytics company, have announced their strategic partnership to enhance water quality solutions and promote safe drinking water for communities across US. This […] The post 120Water and BlueConduit announce partnership to bring ML to utilities focused on finding and replacing lead service lines first appeared on Water […]

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  • 12 Jun 2023
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LiqTech wins further swimming pool filtration orders

LiqTech International Inc has secured orders for 10 commercial swimming pool water filtration systems in New Zealand, Portugal and the UK together worth US$0.7 million.

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Onsite biological treatment will enhance river quality

Technology from WCS Environmental Engineering has been selected by United Utilities to deliver biological treatment at a new wastewater treatment works. The UK utility is investing £8.2m in the new […] The post Onsite biological treatment will enhance river quality first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nijhuis Saur Industries completes first full-scale ozone solution at a Dutch STP for micropollutants and medical residue removal

After analysing treatment plants in the field of medical residues in wastewater, the Dutch sewage treatment plant (STP) at Houten, Netherlands emerged as a national hotspot. This micropollutants removal solutions […] The post Nijhuis Saur Industries completes first full-scale ozone solution at a Dutch STP for micropollutants and medical residue removal first appeared on Water […]

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120Water highlights LCRR compliance programme management capabilities

Water programme management partner 120Water sharpens its focus on providing solutions for the full scope of lead and copper rule revision (LCRR) compliance at the American Water Works Association (AWWA) […] The post 120Water highlights LCRR compliance programme management capabilities first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 9 Jun 2023
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Samsung launches new washing machine filter to protect oceans from microplastics

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has launched the Less Microfiber Filter, an external washing machine filter designed to significantly reduce plastic microfiber emissions during laundry cycles.

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In-Situ introduces Aqua TROLL seven-port water quality instruments

Water monitoring company In-Situ introduced the Aqua TROLL 700 and 800 multiparameter sondes, a seven-port water monitoring instruments. This will expand the company’s Aqua TROLL portfolio, which includes both five-port […] The post In-Situ introduces Aqua TROLL seven-port water quality instruments first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem next-generation ultrasonic water meter helps customer service for North American utilities

The largest water users in a utility’s customer base typically hail from commercial and industrial (C&I) businesses that depend on reliable water access to function. This specialised customer group requires […] The post Xylem next-generation ultrasonic water meter helps customer service for North American utilities first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 9 Jun 2023
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Entegris breaks ground for manufacturing center of excellence in Colorado Springs

Entegris Inc has held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new US$600 million manufacturing center of excellence in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA.

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  • 9 Jun 2023
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Eriez magnetic separators remove small tramp metal in glass making

Magnetic separators from Eriez are helping glass manufacturers to remove tramp metal particulates from the mixing and blending of raw ingredients such as silica, soda ash and limestone prior to the melting process in a furnace.

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Water treatment plant installs new Borger pumps for membrane filtration

Fourteen rotary lobe pumps made by Borger have been installed for a membrane filtration application at a water treatment plant. Achieving a total output of up to 10,000m³/hr, the Borger […] The post Water treatment plant installs new Borger pumps for membrane filtration first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Using vacuum UV, ozone and activated carbon for micropollutant removal in Danish wastewater treatment

A project by the environmental technology development and demonstration programme at the Slagelse Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Denmark shows that low-dose ozonation and vacuum UV can extend the lifespan […] The post Using vacuum UV, ozone and activated carbon for micropollutant removal in Danish wastewater treatment first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Arup urges government and business rethink to tackle climate change through a water lens

Arup, a global professional services firm dedicated to sustainable development, is calling on governments and businesses on the frontline of the water sector to fundamentally reshape the way they operate. […] The post Arup urges government and business rethink to tackle climate change through a water lens first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Sustainability key to boosting filter performance

Filtration technology can be a key tool for lowering the impact of damaging phenomena such as sewage or stormwater. But as we discover here, the filters themselves can play a major role in reducing environmental impact while still delivering optimal results.

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PUB funds up to S$5m from $1m for businesses’ water recycling projects from July

National water agency PUB will raise its funding cap for water recycling projects under the Water Efficiency Fund (WEF) from S$1m to $5m from 1 Jul 2023 to improve payback […] The post PUB funds up to S$5m from $1m for businesses’ water recycling projects from July first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Veolia expands mobile water services fleet in China

Veolia Water Technologies, a solutions provider for water and wastewater treatment, adds new modular trailer-mounted reverse osmosis (RO) systems to its mobile water services fleet in China — expanding its […] The post Veolia expands mobile water services fleet in China first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems announces Allen Li as general manager, China

Bentley Systems, the infrastructure engineering software company, announced that Allen Li has been appointed to the new role of general manager, China, reporting to chief revenue officer Brock Ballard. Li […] The post Bentley Systems announces Allen Li as general manager, China first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 7 Jun 2023
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Valmet to supply lime mud filter for new pulp mill in China

Valmet will deliver key pulp mill technology, including a lime mud filter, to Shandong Huatai Paper’s new pulp mill in Shandong province in China.

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  • 6 Jun 2023
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Maag Group expands in China

Switzerland’s Maag Group is expanding its presence in China creating additional production capacity and introducing new products specifically for the Chinese market.

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Anaergia signs contract to build food waste and wastewater sludge co-digestion facility at Monterey One Water in California, US

Anaergia announced it will provide technologies that will enable Monterey One Water, the wastewater utility of northern Monterey County, California, US to make renewable energy from food waste as well […] The post Anaergia signs contract to build food waste and wastewater sludge co-digestion facility at Monterey One Water in California, US first appeared on […]

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OTT HydroMet celebrates 150th anniversary

For 150 years, OTT HydroMet product brand OTT has been pioneering hydrological and meteorological instrumentation. Originating in Germany, OTT has since expanded to be a global industry leader providing quality […] The post OTT HydroMet celebrates 150th anniversary first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 3 Jun 2023
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Porometer launches new pore size measurement instrument

Porometer has launched the Porolux Revo, a new instrument for pore size measurement.

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  • 3 Jun 2023
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Our top filtration stories in May

Featuring 3M, Svante Technologies, Celeros Flow Technology, Cleanr and GKD.

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  • 3 Jun 2023
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3M invests US$146mn in biopharma filtration

3M is investing US$146 million to expand its capabilities in biopharma filtration technology.

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  • 3 Jun 2023
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Centrisys/CNP to supply centrifuge and thermal hydrolysis process for Ohio WWTP

Centrisys/CNP is to provide a CS18-4 skid-mounted centrifuge system and a PONDUS sludge hydrolysis process for an upgrade of the Columbiana County Wastewater Treatment Plant in Salem, Ohio, USA.

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  • 3 Jun 2023
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Schenck Process to sell its Food and Performance Materials business to Hillenbrand

The Schenck Process Group has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Food and Performance Material (FPM) business to the industrial company Hillenbrand Inc.

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A breath of fresh air in vehicle technology

The quality of the air we breathe has come into sharp focus with the Coronavirus pandemic. Here we discover how car manufacturers are now installing advanced filtration systems to ensure the comfort and safety of occupants in the face of a wide range of pollutants.

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Advancing water treatment for a sustainable future

In a new series on universities, we put a spotlight on Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), a research-intensive public university and home to the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI).

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Sky’s the limit for airline filtration technology

A widely held belief is that if you travel by air, then there is a higher risk of catching an infection from other passengers. Not true, say aircraft manufacturers and airlines, thanks to advanced filtration systems. We investigate why.

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FILTECH 2023: 12 must-see exhibitors in Cologne

FILTECH 2023 will provide a platform for the entire filtration sector to get together in Cologne, Germany from 14–16 February 2023. Here is our pick of what not to miss at the exhibition.

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Twin Frecciarossa: The Matec solution for the filtration market

A double filter press for a quicker filtration treatment.

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Pioneering companies win Lighthouse Award

Collaboration was the key to success for seven winners of the 2023 Lighthouse Awards, which were presented during BlueTech Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland. Pioneers and visionaries within the water sector […] The post Pioneering companies win Lighthouse Award first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Major investment gives InfoTiles global potential

Digital water technology company InfoTiles is enhancing its software technology following investment from Netherlands-based venture capital fund 4impact. In collaboration with existing Norwegian investors, ProVenture and industrial-utility company Lyse Vekst, […] The post Major investment gives InfoTiles global potential first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos appointed as the industry partner to support SP green campus ambitions

Grundfos, a global leader in advanced pump solutions and water technology, has been appointed by Singapore Polytechnic (SP) to be its industry partner to co-drive and support its decarbonisation journey […] The post Grundfos appointed as the industry partner to support SP green campus ambitions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Centrisys/CNP secures contract for PONDUS THP installation in the US

Centrisys/CNP — a North American manufacturer of decanter centrifuges and advanced biosolids treatment technologies — announced it has been awarded the contract to upgrade the Salem, Ohio Columbiana County Wastewater […] The post Centrisys/CNP secures contract for PONDUS THP installation in the US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nuvonic launches UV solutions for enhanced water treatment

Nuvonic, a global UV technology solutions provider, has launched three UV solutions designed to enhance water treatment processes. The first of these solutions, Nuvonic UV Connect, is a cost-effective solution […] The post Nuvonic launches UV solutions for enhanced water treatment first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont wins Edie Award for sustainability benefits of CCRO technology 

American multinational chemical company DuPont received an Edie Award honouring the benefits of its closed circuit reverse osmosis (CCRO) technology in supporting industrial and commercial customers’ sustainability goals. The technology […] The post DuPont wins Edie Award for sustainability benefits of CCRO technology  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEF selects strategic transition specialist as interim leader

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) has selected Patrick Nichols to serve as its interim executive director, effective 1 Jun 2023. After taking the reins from outgoing executive director Walter Marlowe, […] The post WEF selects strategic transition specialist as interim leader first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aurecon to consult on potable water service reservoir project in Singapore

International design, engineering and advisory company Aurecon has been appointed by PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, to conduct a feasibility study and conceptual design of a new potable water service […] The post Aurecon to consult on potable water service reservoir project in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Pani wins distinction as Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year

Canadian cloud-based machine learning (ML) software platform Pani has been honoured with the distinction prize in the Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year category at the 2023 Global Water Awards […] The post Pani wins distinction as Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem completes acquisition of Evoqua

Xylem, a global water technology company announced it has completed its acquisition of Evoqua Water Technologies, a leader in mission-critical water treatment solutions and services, in an all-stock transaction valued […] The post Xylem completes acquisition of Evoqua first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Daru island, Papua New Guinea achieves water independence

A small island in the South Fly District of western province Papua New Guinea is benefitting from a renewable powered project that is now providing clean, potable water to its […] The post Daru island, Papua New Guinea achieves water independence first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont named 2023 Water Technology Company of the Year

DuPont Water Solutions has been named Water Technology Company of the Year at the Global Water Awards, for innovating solutions that address water challenges. In addition to receiving this award, […] The post DuPont named 2023 Water Technology Company of the Year first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BPMA delivers pump training in Baku

Rapid Solutions, the global provider of electrical, instrumentation, hydraulic and mechanical engineering services has hired British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) pump training for staff working on a project in Baku, […] The post BPMA delivers pump training in Baku first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Global water and wastewater utilities take aim at climate change

Water and wastewater utilities are executing ambitious decarbonisation goals, according to a new survey of 100 utilities in North America and Europe. Sponsored by global water technology group Xylem, the […] The post Global water and wastewater utilities take aim at climate change first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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KSB new waste water impeller combines efficiency and reliability

In an expansion of its range of pumps suitable for handling untreated waste water, the KSB group has developed a new radial multi-vane, open design impeller. The D-max impeller is […] The post KSB new waste water impeller combines efficiency and reliability first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant raises US$225m to accelerate business expansion

Gradiant, a global end-to-end solutions provider of advanced water and wastewater treatment, has raised US$225m in its first close of Series D financing. The round was led by BoltRock Holdings […] The post Gradiant raises US$225m to accelerate business expansion first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser recognises achievements of its innovators

Endress+Hauser invested more money in R&D in 2022, underscoring its innovation ambitions. Innovators from across the group were honoured at the annual Innovators’ Meeting. Since 2000, Endress+Hauser has invited all […] The post Endress+Hauser recognises achievements of its innovators first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water companies must show customer benefits

Major infrastructure improvements in the water sector in the 2024 Price Review (PR24) will require companies to better demonstrate how any increase in water bills will benefit customers, according to […] The post Water companies must show customer benefits first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water operators enabled to cut CO2e emissions by 2.8 million metric tonnes using Xylem technology

Global water technology company Xylem delivered progress towards its sustainability goals in 2022, including enabling water utilities to reduce their CO2e emissions by 2.8 million metric tonnes since 2019. Through […] The post Water operators enabled to cut CO2e emissions by 2.8 million metric tonnes using Xylem technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gentrack and the WAF partner to enhance efficiency and customer experience

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) has engaged utilities business company Gentrack for a transformation project to deliver operational cost savings and transform the customer experience for Fiji customers. WAF, […] The post Gentrack and the WAF partner to enhance efficiency and customer experience first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration receives two distinction awards at the Global Water Summit 2023

NX Filtration, the global provider of direct nanofiltration technology for pure water, received two distinction awards from Global Water Intelligence (GWI) at the annual Global Water Summit, the business conference […] The post NX Filtration receives two distinction awards at the Global Water Summit 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ovarro announces Barbara Hathaway as leakage technology leader

Technology company Ovarro has announced the appointment of Barbara Hathaway as its new technology leader specialising in leakage solutions. Hathaway joined the technology company 27 years ago as a software […] The post Ovarro announces Barbara Hathaway as leakage technology leader first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Centrisys/CNP to feature dewatering pilot trailer at Residuals and Biosolids Conference 2023

Centrisys/CNP, a North American manufacturer of decanter centrifuges and advanced biosolids treatment technologies, will showcase its dewatering centrifuge pilot trailer at the upcoming International Water Association and Water Environment Federation […] The post Centrisys/CNP to feature dewatering pilot trailer at Residuals and Biosolids Conference 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Major thermodynamic pump test breakthrough in California for MWD

A pilot project for the Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of southern California, US has proved speed, cost reduction and accuracy of thermodynamic pump testing. Funded by non-for-profit collective, Waterstart, MWD […] The post Major thermodynamic pump test breakthrough in California for MWD first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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High-strength wastewater challenge for township’s new package facility

Consulting engineers Gosling Czubak Engineering Sciences designed a new facility to serve the Haring township wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) — which has biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) in excess of 700mg/l […] The post High-strength wastewater challenge for township’s new package facility first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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“This filtration system does not require electricity”

Prof Thalappil Pradeep — winner of 2022 VinFuture Special Prize for innovators from developing countries — has developed a low-cost filtration system to remove arsenic from groundwater, helping more than […] The post “This filtration system does not require electricity” first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Mascara NT becomes OSMOSUN

Known since its creation under the corporate name ‘Mascara NT’, the French company specialising in water treatment solutions with the use of renewable energies changes its name to adopt the […] The post Mascara NT becomes OSMOSUN first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia May/June 2023

“This filtration system does not require electricity”: Interview with Prof Thalappil Pradeep, winner of 2022 VinFuture Special Prize for innovators from developing countries Kori Odyssey: The sail to secure drinking water in Pacific islands NM3’s environmental monitoring innovation The post Water & Wastewater Asia May/June 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MentorAPM and UNGANCO bring asset management to First Nations

One year after more than US$4m of Australian Government funding was announced, software solutions company MentorAPM and engineering consulting firm UNGANCO have reached the halfway mark of an asset management […] The post MentorAPM and UNGANCO bring asset management to First Nations first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration announces Jeroen Pynenburg as CEO

NX Filtration, the global provider of direct nanofiltration technology for pure and affordable water, announces the appointment of Jeroen Pynenburg as CEO. Michiel Staatsen, who currently holds both the positions […] The post NX Filtration announces Jeroen Pynenburg as CEO first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant advances sustainability in mining through partnerships with SLB, Rio Tinto and an Australian global mining company

Gradiant, a global solutions provider and developer for advanced water and wastewater treatment, has announced partnerships with SLB, Rio Tinto, and an Australian global mining company to improve sustainability in […] The post Gradiant advances sustainability in mining through partnerships with SLB, Rio Tinto and an Australian global mining company first appeared on Water & […]

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Wastewater-borne environmental pollution from textile microfibres requires urgent action

Microfibres are becoming a source of pollution as they often enter marine systems and waterways and are subsequently consumed by aquatic and other wildlife. The textile manufacturing supply chain consists […] The post Wastewater-borne environmental pollution from textile microfibres requires urgent action first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Improved AWWA C904 for underground potable PEX water service line installation

According to non-profit North American trade association Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI), the updated AWWA C904-22 contains information for proper installation of underground PEX potable water service lines to replace lead […] The post Improved AWWA C904 for underground potable PEX water service line installation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MAB celebrates 15 years with expansion of HDPE pipe educational and technical programmes

The Municipal Advisory Board (MAB) is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Formed on 1 May 2008, MAB serves as an independent, non-commercial adviser to the municipal and industrial division of the […] The post MAB celebrates 15 years with expansion of HDPE pipe educational and technical programmes first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water hosts four-part May webinar series

120Water, the solutions provider for lead reduction and drinking water programmes, continues to provide tools to water professionals with its offering, an informative four-part webinar series. The month-long initiative will […] The post 120Water hosts four-part May webinar series first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont prepares to attend Global Water Summit 2023

DuPont Water Solutions has been shortlisted for Water Technology Company of the Year at the accompanying Global Water Awards. A delegation from DuPont Water Solutions is preparing to attend the […] The post DuPont prepares to attend Global Water Summit 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anaergia secures contract to supply waste-to-biogas solution for PepsiCo in South Africa

Anaergia announced it is providing its technologies, engineering and process design for a new facility that will convert food processing waste into renewable energy at PepsiCo’s Simba Chips plant in […] The post Anaergia secures contract to supply waste-to-biogas solution for PepsiCo in South Africa first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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The market for laboratory water purifiers expands in R&D

The global market for laboratory water purifiers is anticipated to grow, by the end of the forecast period, the market for laboratory water purifiers is expected to be worth US$29.6bn, […] The post The market for laboratory water purifiers expands in R&D first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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De Nora commissions 20 CECHLO-MS systems at 10 water treatment works for Hong Kong WSD

Industrie De Nora — Italian multinational listed on the Euronext Milan specialising in electrochemical processes — has completed the commissioning of CECHLO-MS systems for the Hong Kong Water Supplies Department […] The post De Nora commissions 20 CECHLO-MS systems at 10 water treatment works for Hong Kong WSD first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Veolia Water Technologies to deliver MBBR system to Käppala wastewater treatment plant in Sweden

Veolia Water Technologies’ subsidiary AnoxKaldnes, an expert in moving bed biofilm reactor (MBBR) based solutions, will supply its space saving and capacity increasing solution to support the upgrade of Käppalaverket, […] The post Veolia Water Technologies to deliver MBBR system to Käppala wastewater treatment plant in Sweden first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Yokogawa to supply control systems for world-scale seawater desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Yokogawa Saudi Arabia, has received an order from the Saline Water Conversion Corporation to supply control systems and other solutions for the One […] The post Yokogawa to supply control systems for world-scale seawater desalination plant in Saudi Arabia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont OxyMem MABR poised for installation at Elmira WWTP, Canada

Later this year, several DuPont OxyMem membrane aerated biofilm reactor (MABR) modules will be installed at the Elmira Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) to increase biological treatment capacity, thus becoming the […] The post DuPont OxyMem MABR poised for installation at Elmira WWTP, Canada first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Pumps for Riventa to test as Welsh Water commits to net zero

As part of its commitment to achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040, not-for-profit water company Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is collaborating with UK pump service company Riventa to […] The post Pumps for Riventa to test as Welsh Water commits to net zero first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Dosing trial helps Veolia WTS produce ultrapure water

The Qdos Conveying Wave Technology (CWT) chemical metering pump is benefitting an industrial water purification facility operated by Veolia Water Technologies and Solutions (WTS) in Italy according to Andrea Rossi, […] The post Dosing trial helps Veolia WTS produce ultrapure water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Egypt and UK sign MoU on water partnership

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been agreed between Egypt and UK’s water sector trade association to establish a framework for bilateral cooperation on water projects for 27 governorates and […] The post Egypt and UK sign MoU on water partnership first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Powerline helps prolong lifetime of Landia pumps

UK based motor repair shop Powerline Electric Motors has completed the refurbishment of its batch of Landia slurry pumps, including one unit that has been in operation for almost 25 […] The post Powerline helps prolong lifetime of Landia pumps first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Solenis releases sustainability report 2022

Solenis, a global producer of specialty chemicals used in water-intensive industries, has released its 2022 sustainability report, summarising the company’s environmental stewardship and ESG initiatives for the previous fiscal year. […] The post Solenis releases sustainability report 2022 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser supports 1.5° target

Endress+Hauser supports 1.5° target by the Paris Agreement. By 2050, the specialist for measurement and automation technology aims to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to net zero. The company has […] The post Endress+Hauser supports 1.5° target first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 20 Apr 2023
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DOE Awards $9 Million to 12 Projects to Advance Desalination and Water Reuse Technologies Across the U.S.

NALA Membranes is the lead on one of 12 projects that were awarded $12 M USD by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to advance desalination and water reuse projects. The award made in conjunction with the National Alliance for Water Innovation (NAWI), will drive decarbonization of the water and wastewater sectors to treat, reuse […]

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Memsift to recover nickel from microelectronic industrial effluent in Singapore

Membrane-based solutions company Memsift Innovations received a new contract from a global microelectronics corporation to build a first nickel recovery plant in Singapore using its TS-30 improved membrane distillation technology […] The post Memsift to recover nickel from microelectronic industrial effluent in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos commercial building services unveils new global HQ in Singapore

Grundfos, a global manufacturer in advanced pump solutions and water technologies, inaugurated the global headquarters (HQ) of its commercial building services (CBS) division in Singapore. The move followed the demand […] The post Grundfos commercial building services unveils new global HQ in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Three Singaporean companies fined in court for illegal discharge into public sewers

Two toxic industrial waste collectors, Chem-Solv Technologies and NSL OilChem Logistics, as well as a membrane manufacturing firm Century Water Systems and Technologies, have been convicted and fined in court […] The post Three Singaporean companies fined in court for illegal discharge into public sewers first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Innovation changes perceived risk of water investment

BlueTech Forum brings water sector’s enterprises, investors, and research centres, and US magazine ranked list Fortune 500’s end-users and water utilities. As the forum approaches, a snapshot survey of the […] The post Innovation changes perceived risk of water investment first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water named Cherokee Nation LCR database of record

Committed to providing programme management tools to rural water systems, digital water solutions provider 120Water has been selected by sovereign tribal government Cherokee Nation as its Lead and Copper Rule […] The post 120Water named Cherokee Nation LCR database of record first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Lead-sensing technology partnership awarded ‘outstanding’ status

A three-year Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) for a hand-held device to detect lead in drinking water has been awarded the highest grade possible by Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency.  […] The post Lead-sensing technology partnership awarded ‘outstanding’ status first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cortec’s boiler layup

The tell-tale signs of corrosion and its preventative solutions is a step toward better preservation and extended service life. The lessons by corrosion solutions company Cortec offer insights for dry […] The post Cortec’s boiler layup first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anaergia’s easy energia facility receives high commendation for best biogas plant above 1Mwe at the Global AD and Biogas Industry Awards 2023

Anaerobic Digestion (AD) solutions company Anaergia announced that its easy energia ambient facility in Pontinia, Italy, has been ‘highly commended’ in the best biogas plant above 1Mwe category of the […] The post Anaergia’s easy energia facility receives high commendation for best biogas plant above 1Mwe at the Global AD and Biogas Industry Awards 2023 […]

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Microsoft and FIDO Tech launch collaboration to drive down water losses

A new agreement with technology corporation Microsoft is helping FIDO, a technology company, make progress against its water replenishment goal, part of its overarching water positive commitment. In a said […] The post Microsoft and FIDO Tech launch collaboration to drive down water losses first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Education Announces Winner of Enactus iTwin4Good Challenge

Bentley Systems, the infrastructure engineering software company, announced the winner of Bentley Education’s iTwin4Good Challenge today. Organised in partnership with international nonprofit organisation Enactus, the iTwin4Good Challenge saw university students […] The post Bentley Education Announces Winner of Enactus iTwin4Good Challenge first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Optimising Chemical Dosing in a Challenging Operating Climate

Rising operating costs and tightening regulations are presenting major challenges for wastewater treatment plant operators, but better optimisation of chemical dosing can drive efficiencies, says Adeel Hassan, product manager at Watson-Marlow […] The post Optimising Chemical Dosing in a Challenging Operating Climate first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Make waves at Vietnam Water Week & WWE 2023

From 28-30 Sep 2023, the Wastewater Expo (WWE) in conjunction with Vietnam Water Week will be held at WTC Binh Duong New City Expo, a strategic location among industrial parks. […] The post Make waves at Vietnam Water Week & WWE 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Marmon Industrial Water launches Graver Mobile Powdex condensate polishing trailers

In response to growing demand for flexibility in process water treatment, global water solutions provider Marmon Industrial Water unveiled Graver mPowdex condensate polishing trailers. As the first precoat filter demineraliser […] The post Marmon Industrial Water launches Graver Mobile Powdex condensate polishing trailers first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB the first government agency to participate in demand response programme; partners SP Group to bolster grid resilience

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency announced a partnership with SP Group to participate in the Energy Market Authority (EMA)’s demand response (DR) and interruptible load (IL) programmes, making it the […] The post PUB the first government agency to participate in demand response programme; partners SP Group to bolster grid resilience first appeared on Water […]

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Anglian Water awards Samotics a five-year deal to support operational resilience and energy efficiency

Samotics, a provider of real-time actionable insights to eliminate industrial energy waste and unplanned downtime, has been awarded a five-year contract by Anglian Water to help it deliver an extensive […] The post Anglian Water awards Samotics a five-year deal to support operational resilience and energy efficiency first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Emerging micropollution solutions will help tackle contaminants

Multiple solutions to the challenge on emerging contaminants were discussed at not-for-profit organisation British Water’s recent micropollutants conference. Dr Fabio Bacci, innovation manager at engineering company Glan Agua, reflects on […] The post Emerging micropollution solutions will help tackle contaminants first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser achieves new highs in incoming orders, sales and employment in 2022

In 2022, the specialist for measurement and automation technology delivered more sensors despite strained procurement and logistics chains. Incoming orders, sales and employment reached new highs; profits fell due to […] The post Endress+Hauser achieves new highs in incoming orders, sales and employment in 2022 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Lakeside and Shupe & Associates help Bull Shoals win Top Project award

Upgraded with an extended aeration (EA) aerotor plant from US engineering and manufacturing company Lakeside Equipment Corporation, a water and wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) has won the Top Project award […] The post Lakeside and Shupe & Associates help Bull Shoals win Top Project award first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UN Water Conference: Youth delegation advocates for a water-wise future

On 20-24 Mar 2023, the Youth Action for sustainable development goals (SDG6) delegation — supported by the International Water Association (IWA) and pump manufacturer Grundfos — attended the UN Water […] The post UN Water Conference: Youth delegation advocates for a water-wise future first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Yokogawa releases OpreX Asset Health Insights with Alibaba Cloud support

Japanese IT company Yokogawa Electric Corporation released OpreXTM Asset Health Insights 2.0, an enhanced version of the company’s cloud-based plant asset monitoring service, which is part of the OpreX Asset […] The post Yokogawa releases OpreX Asset Health Insights with Alibaba Cloud support first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser’s Ethernet-APL is ready to use

The instrumentation manufacturer Endress+Hauser conducted two load tests of a realistic Ethernet-APL setup with components from various manufacturers. Ethernet-APL has shown that expectations in the process industry for the new […] The post Endress+Hauser’s Ethernet-APL is ready to use first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration receives order from GreenTech for full-scale drinking water plant in China

NX Filtration, the global provider of direct nanofiltration (dNF) membrane technology for pure and affordable water, was selected by GreenTech Environmental, a publicly listed company in advanced water treatment and […] The post NX Filtration receives order from GreenTech for full-scale drinking water plant in China first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Anaergia named a Global Water Awards finalist for net zero carbon champion and wastewater project of the year

Global resource recovery company Anaergia has been named a finalist in two categories of the 2023 Global Water Awards, the international water industry awards programme administered by publisher Global Water […] The post Anaergia named a Global Water Awards finalist for net zero carbon champion and wastewater project of the year first appeared on Water […]

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Treatment plant timer cuts energy use for a UK village hall

A village hall set in Wye Valley area in Herefordshire, UK, is benefitting from a simple energy-saving adjustment made to its on-site wastewater treatment system. Bishopswood Village Hall has been […] The post Treatment plant timer cuts energy use for a UK village hall first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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South East Water selects Samotics to optimise asset performance

Samotics, a provider of real-time actionable insights to eliminate industrial energy waste and unplanned downtime, has been selected by South East Water, the UK water supplier, to complete a 12-month […] The post South East Water selects Samotics to optimise asset performance first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Protect data centre cooling systems during construction

The construction of data centres and the need for cooling systems to dissipate the heat generated by servers processing data 24 hours a day continue to boom, with market growth […] The post Protect data centre cooling systems during construction first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ecolab survey reveals water conservation expectations

New data from a global survey conducted and commissioned by Ecolab — a global company offering water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services — has revealed high consumer expectations […] The post Ecolab survey reveals water conservation expectations first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Nominations for LKYWP 2024 launched at UN 2023 Water Conference

The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) launched a call for nominations for the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize (LKYWP) 2024 — an international award that honours outstanding contributions by individuals […] The post Nominations for LKYWP 2024 launched at UN 2023 Water Conference first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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In-Situ’s new brand identity

In-Situ, a global manufacturer of water monitoring instrumentation and software, has rebranded to reflect the company’s current status in both environmental and process water monitoring solutions. The company’s new tagline […] The post In-Situ’s new brand identity first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Innovators pledge to invest US$11 bn to solve global water challenges

Seventeen organisations have joined forces to support UN Water Action Agenda, pledging to invest US$11bn in water innovation over the next five years. The collective commitment was announced at an […] The post Innovators pledge to invest US$11 bn to solve global water challenges first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems announces agreement with Worldsensing

Bentley Systems, the infrastructure engineering software company, has entered into a non-exclusive commercial agreement to accelerate the adoption of infrastructure IoT, unlocking value for infrastructure designers, constructors, and owner-operators in […] The post Bentley Systems announces agreement with Worldsensing first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Delivering sustainable solutions to solve water challenges

With British Water’s conference on creating a more sustainable water sector approaching, Stephen Kennedy, head of digital and innovation at UK water solution provider MWH Treatment shared his views on […] The post Delivering sustainable solutions to solve water challenges first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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CIP micropollutants research published by UKWIR

Thirteen research reports have been published, which aim to boost the water sector’s knowledge of microplastics and further the understanding of anti-microbial resistance (AMR) in wastewater treatment processes. The reports […] The post CIP micropollutants research published by UKWIR first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem and BSA save US$145m with smart sewer technology

Buffalo Sewer Authority (BSA) saved US$145m by deploying a digital system that reduced polluted water flowing into its rivers during storm events. By harnessing the power of data and analytics, […] The post Xylem and BSA save US$145m with smart sewer technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont, Starbucks, Ecolab, Gap and Reckitt join US Government to invest US$140m in water access fund

Chemicals company DuPont announced that it is making an impact investment of US$3m to increase access to safe water and sanitation. The WaterEquity’s Global Access Fund IV, with US$140m in […] The post DuPont, Starbucks, Ecolab, Gap and Reckitt join US Government to invest US$140m in water access fund first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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 “Too much water, and not enough of it”

These two sides to the global water crisis reflect the uneven distribution of the precious resource across the globe, but Ulrik Gernow, Grundfos’ group executive vice-president and COO says dialogue […] The post  “Too much water, and not enough of it” first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Planmeca and BWT collaborates to create water treatment solutions for dental clinics

Finnish healthcare technology manufacturer Planmeca has collaborated with Austrian water treatment company BWT to introduce new water treatment solutions for dental units and autoclaves. The solutions will be presented for […] The post Planmeca and BWT collaborates to create water treatment solutions for dental clinics first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Rockwell Automation reports 45% of APAC manufacturers struggle to outpace competitors due to lack of innovation, skilled workforce and technology 

US industrial automation company Rockwell Automation has announced the results of its eighth annual ‘state of smart manufacturing report’. The global study surveyed more than 1,350 manufacturers across 13 manufacturing […] The post Rockwell Automation reports 45% of APAC manufacturers struggle to outpace competitors due to lack of innovation, skilled workforce and technology  first appeared […]

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Grundfos’ 2022 results with record turnover

Despite market conditions, Grundfos continued its performance in 2022 with a sales growth of 12.1%, net turnover hitting a record 33.3bn Danish krone and earnings (EBIT before special items) reaching […] The post Grundfos’ 2022 results with record turnover first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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CeraMac: a ceramic microfiltration system to improve water quality

By Holly Shorney-Darby, PhD, PE, and Jumeng Zheng, PhD Filtration and disinfection are used in surface water treatment to remove and inactivate harmful pathogens, such as cryptosporidium, giardia, and viruses. […] The post CeraMac: a ceramic microfiltration system to improve water quality first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bill Decker leads Fuel Tech water treatment technologies

Fuel Tech, a US technology company providing advanced engineering water solutions, has announced Bill Decker as vice-president of water and wastewater treatment technologies.  In the newly created position, Decker will […] The post Bill Decker leads Fuel Tech water treatment technologies first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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InfoTiles tries a day without water

Digital water technology company InfoTiles is taking on a two-day endurance challenge to raise awareness for World Water Day 2023 and acknowledge the importance of the UN water conference. Participants […] The post InfoTiles tries a day without water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water certainty in an uncertain future: European group unites in Cyprus

The €10m European Research Council (ERC) funded project had a six-year update meeting at the KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence (KIOS CoE), University of Cyprus with representatives from […] The post Water certainty in an uncertain future: European group unites in Cyprus first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia March/April 2023

Furthering the revolution already underway in water: Interview with COO of Gradiant PHANTOR 6000: A mobile solution to boost drinking water supply in South East Asia SUEZ’s new sustainability goals The post Water & Wastewater Asia March/April 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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EoI sought for UKWIR’s carbon accounting tool  

UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR), the research platform for UK water companies, is seeking expressions of interest (EoI) from parties able to deliver a new version of the water industry’s […] The post EoI sought for UKWIR’s carbon accounting tool   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SIWW Spotlight 2023

The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) Spotlight 2023 is a by invitation summit that brings together leaders from utilities, cities and industry to share experiences and solutions in tackling climate […] The post SIWW Spotlight 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New corrosion inhibitor for hydrotesting drinking water systems

Cortec, a corrosion solutions company, has announced its new corrosion inhibitor for hydrostatic testing (hydrotesting) is certified to meet ANSI/NSF Standard 61 for use in hydrotesting of drinking water system […] The post New corrosion inhibitor for hydrotesting drinking water systems first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Diversey to be acquired by Solenis for US$4.6bn

Solenis — a US manufacturing company — and disinfectant maker Diversey Holdings have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Solenis will acquire Diversey in an all-cash transaction valued […] The post Diversey to be acquired by Solenis for US$4.6bn first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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BHS announces partnership with Soitra for sales of filtration and drying technologies

BHS-Sonthofen, a German owner-operated group of companies specialising in machinery and plant engineering, announced its partnership with Soitra, an Italian supplier of process and packaging equipment for the pharmaceutical, chemical […] The post BHS announces partnership with Soitra for sales of filtration and drying technologies first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser opens new regional logistics hub in the US

Instrumentation company Endress+Hauser has announced the opening of a new 48,000ft2 Indiana-based regional logistics hub, marking a further milestone in the group’s project to boost the fulfillment of customer orders […] The post Endress+Hauser opens new regional logistics hub in the US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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The Coca-Cola Foundation and Imagine H2O launch water innovation fund  

The Coca-Cola Foundation and Imagine H2O, a global non-profit that accelerates and deploys new water innovations, have partnered to scale entrepreneurial solutions for the global water crisis. The sustainable access […] The post The Coca-Cola Foundation and Imagine H2O launch water innovation fund   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Portable SAFs ensure environmental protection during upgrade

Technology from water recycling specialist WCS Environmental Engineering (WCSEE) has been selected to maintain ammonia consent standards during an upgrade of a village treatment works. British water supply company Severn […] The post Portable SAFs ensure environmental protection during upgrade first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PWTech welcomes Vincent Rada to leadership team

Process Wastewater Technologies (PWTech), an American manufacturer of wastewater equipment, welcomes Vincent Rada as sales manager for the western US and Canada. Rada brings more than six years of water […] The post PWTech welcomes Vincent Rada to leadership team first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Security first at VEGA

VEGA— the black forest manufacturer of level, switching and pressure instrumentation — is on a security mission. In January 2023, it reportedly delivered the world’s first level sensor with built-in […] The post Security first at VEGA first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Evoqua acquires Texas-based industrial water service business of Kemco Systems

Evoqua Water Technologies, a provider of water and wastewater treatment solutions, announced that it has acquired Texas-based industrial water treatment service business of the former Bob Johnson and Associates from […] The post Evoqua acquires Texas-based industrial water service business of Kemco Systems first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont selected for use in world’s largest MBR-RO water reuse plant

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, and its water infrastructure contractor, UES, has selected American multinational chemical company DuPont Water Solutions to implement its MemPulse membrane bioreactor (MBR) and FilmTec RO […] The post DuPont selected for use in world’s largest MBR-RO water reuse plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems calls for nominations for the 2023 ‘Going Digital Awards’ in infrastructure

Infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems announced its call for nominations for the 2023 ‘Going Digital Awards’ in infrastructure, hosted in Singapore this year. The awards, which are judged by […] The post Bentley Systems calls for nominations for the 2023 ‘Going Digital Awards’ in infrastructure first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UKWIR invites EoI for upcoming projects

Members of UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR) have decided on the next round of research priorities for the organisation and are inviting expressions of interest (EoI) from expert partners and […] The post UKWIR invites EoI for upcoming projects first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New water safety plan manual by IWA and WHO to provide guidance for safe drinking water

The non-profit organisation International Water Association (IWA) and World Health Organization (WHO) have released the second edition of the water safety plan manual, which offers practical guidance for the development […] The post New water safety plan manual by IWA and WHO to provide guidance for safe drinking water first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Danfoss sales above €10bn, highest investment levels

Danish energy company, Danfoss’ 2022 results demonstrated growth potential in products and solutions that contributed to meeting global and regional climate goals. The annual reports stated that sales grew 36% […] The post Danfoss sales above €10bn, highest investment levels first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Bentley Systems announces retirement of founder Keith Bentley and promotion of Julien Moutte to CTO

As of April 2023, founder Keith Bentley will step down as CTO to assume the role of technology advisor through his anticipated retirement later in the year, and will continue […] The post Bentley Systems announces retirement of founder Keith Bentley and promotion of Julien Moutte to CTO first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Versatile electric pipe-cutter makes UK debut

The first all-electric battery-operated lateral pipe-cutter to enter the UK market has secured sole distribution with pipeline equipment specialist Ant Hire Solutions. Hächler, the German manufacturing company that invented the […] The post Versatile electric pipe-cutter makes UK debut first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 1 Mar 2023
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Prof. Shane Allen Snyder, NTU, received National Awards Commendation Medal (COVID-19)

  Prof Shane Allen Snyder, President’s Chair Professor and Executive Director – Nanyang Technological University, received National Awards Commendation Medal (COVID-19). The National Awards (COVID-19) recognise individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions to Singapore’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. About 9,500 individuals and 480 teams received the awards in 9 categories. The Commendation […]

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  • 1 Mar 2023
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SEPPURE has successfully closed a US$12M Series A round

  Industrial chemical membrane technology company SepPure Technologies announced that it had closed a US$12M Series-A round led by SOSV with participation from Anji Microelectronics, RealTech Fund, Seeds Capital, EPS Ventures, and others. SepPure Technologies has developed a highly sustainable, chemical-resistant, nanofiltration solution that separates chemical mixtures at a molecular level with minimal energy usage. Industrial […]

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Xylem appoints Earl Ellis to board of directors

Xylem, US water technology provider, announced that Earl Ellis has been appointed to the company’s board of directors, effective 9 Mar 2023. Ellis currently serves as executive vice-president and CFO […] The post Xylem appoints Earl Ellis to board of directors first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Italy’s canals and rivers run dry as the nation faces low tide and drought alert

Many canals in Venice, Italy have dried up because of low tides and weeks of dry winter weather. Usually threatened by flooding, the city is now facing a severe drought […] The post Italy’s canals and rivers run dry as the nation faces low tide and drought alert first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New pump brings aeration solution to Timothy Taylor’s

Timothy Taylor’s, a family-owned regional brewery in the UK, has upgraded its aeration process by introducing the AirJet system from UK pump supplier Landia, following a five-day survey of its […] The post New pump brings aeration solution to Timothy Taylor’s first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 23 Feb 2023
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Gradiant was listed on Cleantech Group’s 2023 Global Cleantech 100

  Gradiant, a global solutions provider for advanced water and wastewater treatment, has been named on Cleantech Group’s 2023 Global Cleantech 100. The Global Cleantech 100 is an annual list of the most innovative and promising companies in clean technology. Gradiant was recognized for this honor at the 2023 Cleantech Forum North America Dinner on January 24 in Palm Springs, […]

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IDE Technologies partners with Fort Lauderdale for new water treatment plant

IDE Technologies, a global provider of water treatment solutions, announced the closing of a public private partnership project to design, construct and operate a new water treatment plant in Fort […] The post IDE Technologies partners with Fort Lauderdale for new water treatment plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Drainage planning transformed with advanced asset software

The complexities of delivering a final drainage and wastewater management plan (DWMPs) for the UK Government in 2023 has been made easier for South West Water (SWW) by using advanced […] The post Drainage planning transformed with advanced asset software first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Endress+Hauser initiates generational change

Changes will take place at the top of the Swiss-based instrumentation company Endress+Hauser at the start of 2024. Dr Klaus Endress will give up his responsibilities as president of the […] The post Endress+Hauser initiates generational change first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Armstrong Fluid Technology wins ‘Smart Project of the Year 2023’ at RetrofitTech MENA summit

Armstrong Fluid Technology, manufacturer of intelligent fluid-flow and control solutions, has received the award for ‘Smart Project of the Year 2023’ at the eighth edition of RetrofitTech Middle East and […] The post Armstrong Fluid Technology wins ‘Smart Project of the Year 2023’ at RetrofitTech MENA summit first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Spring collaborates with Microsoft and Impact X on water innovation

The water sector’s innovation centre of excellence, Spring, is collaborating with tech company Microsoft and European venture capital company Impact X on a new initiative to make tools and funding […] The post Spring collaborates with Microsoft and Impact X on water innovation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Indonesia to focus on six issues for 10th World Water Forum 2024

Indonesia will focus on six key issues for the 10th World Water Forum (WWF), jointly organised by international think tank World Water Council and Indonesia. It is set to take […] The post Indonesia to focus on six issues for 10th World Water Forum 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEF seeks applications for Utility of the Future Today recognition programme

Non-for-profit organisation Water Environment Federation (WEF) has opened its application period till 12 Apr 2023 for the Utility of the Future Today recognition (UotFT) programme, which seeks to honour water […] The post WEF seeks applications for Utility of the Future Today recognition programme first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Mascara launches initiative to provide access to drinking water in remote areas

Mascara, a French company specialising in water treatment solutions using renewable energies, has launched Kori Odyssey, an initiative aimed at co-developing and implementing with local stakeholders tailored water access programmes […] The post Mascara launches initiative to provide access to drinking water in remote areas first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Messe München signs 10-year partnership to organise the Singapore International Water Week

German industry company Messe München’s subsidiary in Singapore, MMI Asia has announced a 10-year agreement to organise Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) water expo, a global water event. The water […] The post Messe München signs 10-year partnership to organise the Singapore International Water Week first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Armstrong helps customers save more than US$300m with 2.5 billion kWh of electricity

As part of its planet proposition sustainability initiative, intelligent fluid manufacturer Armstrong Fluid Technology has helped customers worldwide save more than 2.5 billion kWh of electricity with an estimated value […] The post Armstrong helps customers save more than US$300m with 2.5 billion kWh of electricity first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IWA-Grundfos UN Water Conference Youth delegates announced

The non-profit organisation International Water Association (IWA) and Denmark-based pump manufacturer Grundfos announced that 14 promising international young water professionals (YWPs) have been selected to be part of a delegation […] The post IWA-Grundfos UN Water Conference Youth delegates announced first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Sector must challenge public misconceptions through engagement

The water sector must tackle “unfair criticisms” by sharing more about the work it delivers, water services company Yorkshire Water’s chief executive, Nicola Shaw, told attendees at British Water’s Better […] The post Sector must challenge public misconceptions through engagement first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ten start-ups join Xylem Innovation Labs to tackle water challenges

Global water technology company Xylem is supporting technology start-ups to develop solutions through its Innovation Labs commercial accelerator programme. Now in its second year, the programme has just accepted 10 […] The post Ten start-ups join Xylem Innovation Labs to tackle water challenges first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Air Selangor resumes water treatment operations after odour pollution incident

Malaysia’s water operator Air Selangor has restored up to 94% of its treated water supply to seven regions after its four Selangor treatment plants resumed operations, following a temporary shutdown […] The post Air Selangor resumes water treatment operations after odour pollution incident first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant acquires Advanced Watertek to expand Middle East manufacturing growth

Gradiant, a global solutions provider for advanced water and wastewater treatment, has acquired Advanced Watertek, an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and service provider for membrane-based water and wastewater treatment systems. […] The post Gradiant acquires Advanced Watertek to expand Middle East manufacturing growth first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Temasek Foundation Call for Proposals 2023 in Public Health, Liveability and Sustainability

  Temasek Foundation champions sustainability and innovative solutions to improve liveability in a world of active and productive economies, beautiful and inclusive societies, and a clean and cool earth. The Foundation funds and supports ideas and innovations that bring about solutions, systems and capabilities to address various challenges, particularly environmental, healthcare and other adversities affecting […]

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Water Environment Federation launches fifth Intelligent Water Systems Challenge

The not-for-profit technical and education organisation Water Environment Federation (WEF) has launched its fifth Intelligent Water Systems Challenge on 23 Jan 2023 to challenge participants to use innovation and data […] The post Water Environment Federation launches fifth Intelligent Water Systems Challenge first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SUEZ wins first major SWRO desalination project in China 

French-based utility company SUEZ has won the engineering, procurement and construction contract for Wanhua Chemical Group’s Penglai seawater reserve osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant in China. The project will contribute to […] The post SUEZ wins first major SWRO desalination project in China  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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UKWIR provides free access to water sector research reports

UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR) is providing free access to over 1,000 of its water sector research reports aimed at helping to improve water and wastewater services for customers, and […] The post UKWIR provides free access to water sector research reports first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 7 Feb 2023
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Prof. Dibakar Bhattacharyya, University of Kentucky, receives prestigious Alan S. Michaels Award for Innovation

  Dibakar Bhattacharyya, Ph.D., professor of chemical and materials engineering in the University of Kentucky College of Engineering, is the 2023 recipient of the Alan S. Michaels Award for Innovation in Membrane Science and Technology.   The award, given by the North American Membrane Society (NAMS), recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to membrane […]

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120Water recognised as inaugural partner at White House summit to remove lead pipes

120Water, US solutions provider for lead reduction and drinking water programmes, is an inaugural partner in the new Biden-Harris ‘Get the Lead Out’ partnership. Working with the federal government and […] The post 120Water recognised as inaugural partner at White House summit to remove lead pipes first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SUEZ’s new sustainability goals

On 30 Jan 2023, French public utility company SUEZ unveiled its new sustainable development goals for 2027, through 24 commitments revolving around three pillars, climate, biodiversity and social responsibility, for […] The post SUEZ’s new sustainability goals first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Key trends shaping the water industry in 2023

Rick Holland, Grundfos’ senior regional sales director for water utility in Asia-Pacific, shares insights into challenges that have plagued the water industry, and what the industry can do moving forward. […] The post Key trends shaping the water industry in 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Yokogawa enters US$10m investment agreement with Singapore’s start-up to expand in Indian market  

Japanese IT company Yokogawa Electric has made a US$10m investment in Ideation3X (i3X), a Singapore-based venture company that targets the integrated solid waste management (ISWM) sector in India with a […] The post Yokogawa enters US$10m investment agreement with Singapore’s start-up to expand in Indian market   first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Pensar joins RSK Australia

Construction engineering company RSK Group announced the addition of infrastructure solutions provider Pensar Infrastructure Group to its family of over 175 environmental, engineering, and technical services businesses. This move furthered […] The post Pensar joins RSK Australia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WCSEE UV treatment selected for Trevaylor Manor care home wastewater 

Water recycling technology specialist WCS Environmental Engineering (WCSEE) has been selected by a care home in Cornwall, UK to provide on-site wastewater treatment in an environmentally sensitive location.  The property […] The post WCSEE UV treatment selected for Trevaylor Manor care home wastewater  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Optimising water data ahead of price review

The UK’s Water Services Regulation Authority, Ofwat has published its 2024 final methodology on 31 Dec 2022, and expectations around leakage and water consumption are predictably high. For Kevin Brook, […] The post Optimising water data ahead of price review first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ovarro launches fully managed fixed network leakage service

A new end-to-end leakage reduction service has been launched by technology company Ovarro, as the water sector moves forward with wider implementation of as-a-service models to improve efficiency. LeakNavigator is […] The post Ovarro launches fully managed fixed network leakage service first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Rockwell Automation’s new APAC vice-president of market access is Shovan Sengupta

American automation company Rockwell Automation announced that Shovan Sengupta has been promoted to regional vice-president of market access for Asia-Pacific. He will be based in Singapore and reports to Scott […] The post Rockwell Automation’s new APAC vice-president of market access is Shovan Sengupta first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Oliver Klaeffling becomes new managing director of Analytik Jena

Swiss-based instrumentation company Endress+Hauser Group is handing over the management of its subsidiary specialising in laboratory analysis to Oliver Klaeffling as of 1 Feb 2023. Ulrich Krauss, who joined German […] The post Oliver Klaeffling becomes new managing director of Analytik Jena first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cedric Dackam to head MANN+HUMMEL’s water and membrane solutions division

As of 1Jan 2023, MANN+HUMMEL has appointed Cedric Dackam as president and general manager for its water and membrane solutions division. In his role, Dackam reports to Kurk Wilks, its […] The post Cedric Dackam to head MANN+HUMMEL’s water and membrane solutions division first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Australian honour for IWA President Tom Mollenkopf

Tom Mollenkopf, president of International Water Association (IWA), has been recognised in the Australia Day 2023 Honours List with him being appointed as an officer of the order of Australia […] The post Australian honour for IWA President Tom Mollenkopf first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Asia’s dewatering pumps market expected CAGR of 5.3% from 2022 to 2028

The dewatering pumps market is expected to grow at year-on-year rate of 5.3%, reaching a value of about US$9.5bn by 2028. The global dewatering pumps market is driven by demand […] The post Asia’s dewatering pumps market expected CAGR of 5.3% from 2022 to 2028 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Ovarro for a cyber-resilient water future

A criminal cyber-attack on a UK water company in August 2022, which saw hackers gain access to customer banking details, led utilities to urgently reassess cybersecurity strategies. For Philippe Willems, […] The post Ovarro for a cyber-resilient water future first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MentorAPM selected to provide CMMS for Alexandria Renew Enterprises

Asset management software solutions provider MentorAPM has been selected to implement a computerised maintenance management solution (CMMS) for Alexandria Renew Enterprises (AlexRenew), Virginia’s wastewater treatment provider. Continuing on its 70-year-old […] The post MentorAPM selected to provide CMMS for Alexandria Renew Enterprises first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Fido Direct launches end-to-end solution to solve water loss

UK tech innovation company Fido Tech has released Fido Direct, an end-to-end solution combining artificial intelligence (AI), hardware and on-the-ground expertise that identifies water leaks on 24 Jan 2023. The […] The post Fido Direct launches end-to-end solution to solve water loss first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Gradiant’s Watershed Year in Review

Prakash Govindan, COO and co-founder of global solutions provider for water and wastewater treatment Gradiant, reviewed the key highlights of the company in 2022. “Despite the challenges faced in global […] The post Gradiant’s Watershed Year in Review first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Evove signs MoU with Saline Water Conversion Corporation to deploy advanced membrane technology in desalination

The UK technology business Evove has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Saudi Arabia government corporation Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) to take advanced membrane technologies to industrial trials […] The post Evove signs MoU with Saline Water Conversion Corporation to deploy advanced membrane technology in desalination first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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New asset management approach for the UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR)

The UKWIR, research platform for UK Water Companies, published a final report about the sector creating future value through asset management. The UKWIR has developed 12 big questions to tackle […] The post New asset management approach for the UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR) first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MANN+HUMMEL to present solutions at upcoming Filtech 2023

Filtech, the filtration event held in Germany from 14-16 Feb 2023, will showcase filtration specialist MANN+HUMMEL. Adhering to its motto, ‘Leadership in filtration for cleaner mobility, cleaner air, cleaner water’, […] The post MANN+HUMMEL to present solutions at upcoming Filtech 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia January/February 2023

“Data is the new water”: Monitoring water infrastructure with digital twins From unknown organism to effluent remover: The story of Anammox Micro effects, Macro leaps: Effective irrigation in a water scarce world The post Water & Wastewater Asia January/February 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WaterVerse unites 10 EU countries with water data sharing

This €5.2 million project, funded by the Horizon Europe programme with the aim to develop a water data management ecosystem (WDME), is helping to make data more interoperable to connect […] The post WaterVerse unites 10 EU countries with water data sharing first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 16 Jan 2023
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PUB Global Innovation Challenge 3

After two successful cycles, PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, is organising their third Global Innovation Challenge (GIC) to invite innovators and technology companies around the world to propose innovative solutions to Singapore’s water challenges. New challenges in GIC 3: Phos4SG – Recovering the “P” from PUB’s Used Water Treatment for Improving Singapore’s Food Security Sewer […]

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McMenon Engineering Service acquires ABB’s product line

The UK manufacturing firm, McMenon Engineering Services, was chosen by Swiss technology company ABB for the acquisition of variable area (VA) flowmeters. This range of VA flowmeters produced by ABB […] The post McMenon Engineering Service acquires ABB’s product line first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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US Patent Office approves Memsift Innovations’ Stomate membrane

The US Patent Office (USPTO) has granted Singapore-based environmental health service Memsift Innovations to cover the formulation and the method of making stomate membrane and its various applications. Stomate is […] The post US Patent Office approves Memsift Innovations’ Stomate membrane first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aqueous Vets recognised for its installation of largest PFAS treatment facility in the US

The US solutions provider of water and wastewater treatment, Aqueous Vets (AV) has been recognised by the American Society of Civil Engineers Los Angeles (ASCE LA) for its role in […] The post Aqueous Vets recognised for its installation of largest PFAS treatment facility in the US first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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IDE Technologies opens Dubai regional headquarters

On 10 Jan 2023, Israeli water desalination company IDE Technologies announced the opening of a new regional office in Dubai: IDE Meyah Water Solutions. This is in efforts to grow […] The post IDE Technologies opens Dubai regional headquarters first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions Expands Innovative ZeeWeed Portfolio with Next Generation Wastewater Technology and Customer Wins

  TREVOSE, Pa — Water Technologies — Expanded ZeeWeed MBR helps municipalities overcome urgent wastewater challenges, enabling increased treatment capacity while reducing energy costs by 20%.   Municipalities everywhere are recycling more water, with global water reuse expected to increase 37% by 2027. Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions has introduced a next-generation wastewater treatment solution, […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions Adds to ZeeLung* MABR Technologies with new Application to Upgrade Activated Sludge Plants

  TREVOSE, Pa.— Water Technologies & Solutions — zeeDENSE* is a state-of-the-art application of ZeeLung that couples MABR and inDENSE continuous flow densification technology for super-intensification of activated sludge plants.   Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions announced the latest application in the ZeeLung family of technologies, zeeDENSE, for simple and sustainable intensification of activated sludge […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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How innovative CCRO technology helped Carlsberg create probably the world’s most water-efficient brewery

  DuPont Water Solutions’ innovative DesaliTec™ Closed Circuit Reverse Osmosis (CCRO) technology played a pivotal role in the bid to cut water consumption when it was deployed as part of an innovative wastewater reuse initiative at the flagship Carlsberg brewery in Fredericia, Denmark.   Read more: News

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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DuPont Provides Membrane Technology to Desalination Plant Supporting Industrial Water Users in India’s Petrochemical Sector

  MUMBAI, India, January 2, 2023 – DuPont today announced that its FilmTec™ membranes and Inge® ultrafiltration membranes were installed in a multi-tech seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant for industrial use built by Larsen & Toubro -Tecton JV at Dahej for the Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) in India.   The plant, which recently became operational, provides 100 […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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NALA Membranes wins the 2022 Cleantech Research Innovation Award, presented by the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster

  Sue Mecham, CEO and president of NALA Membranes, and Judy Riffle, CTO of NALA Membranes accept the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster Research Innovation Award recognizing NALA Membranes for outstanding work in creating a new generation of chlorine immune membranes that don’t clog from biofouling.   Read more: News

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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2022 FIDIC Contract Users’ Awards Project of the Year ~La Mesa Water Treatment Plant 1 Project in the Philippines ~

  Design and Construction of La Mesa Water Treatment Plant 1 Improvement Works (hereinafter referred to as the “Project”), for which the joint venture between JFE Engineering Corporation (President: Hajime Oshita, Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) and Sta. Clara International Corporation (President: Mr. Nicandro G. Linao; Head Office: Mandaluyong, Metro Manila) was awarded by Maynilad Water […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Formnext: Arkema unveils new high performance and more sustainable solutions

  Arkema, a leader in specialty materials & a pioneer in high-performance materials for 3D printing, continues its development in additive manufacturing and provides innovative and more sustainable new material solutions for all major 3D printing technologies.   Arkema’s new products -Liquid resins for UV curing -Powder bed fusion -Filament   Read more: Arkema News Overview

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Sembcorp Launches New Carbon Management Solutions Corporate Venture, GoNetZero™

– Collaborations with OCBC, Razer and UBS to drive decarbonisation initiatives Sembcorp Industries (Sembcorp) will be launching its carbon management solutions corporate venture, GoNetZero™, today (Nov 15, 2022) at the Singapore Pavilion at the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Egypt.   A one-stop renewable energy and carbon management solutions partner The establishment […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Aquaporin and Philips Water Solutions partner to deliver clean drinking water in China

  Aquaporin A/S (ticker: AQP) (“Aquaporin” or the “Company”), an innovative water technology company dedicated to rethinking water filtration with biotechnology, today announced that Aquaporin and AquaShield, the global brand partner of health technology company Philips in water solutions segment, have entered a partnership to deliver clean drinking water to Chinese consumers with Philips-branded purifiers powered […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Kurita and Fracta Leap Complete Development and Achieve Operational Launch of Beta Version of Automated Design Application for Water Treatment Plant

  Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (Head Office: Nakano-ku, Tokyo; President: Michiya Kadota; hereinafter “Kurita”) and Fracta Leap Inc. (Head Office: Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo; CEO: Yasuhiro Kitabayashi; hereinafter “Fracta Leap”) are pleased to announce the completion of the development and operational launch of a beta version of their application for automating the design of water treatment plant […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Shell to explore carbon transport and storage in Brunei and Singapore

Shell Eastern Petroleum (Shell) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) to explore the feasibility of carbon transport and storage options for Brunei Darussalam and Singapore. This could potentially form part of a carbon capture and storage (CCS) hub in Southeast Asia. Read more here

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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BASF and Solar Earth demonstrate endless possibilities with Paving Integrated Photovoltaic panels co-creation

Solar Earth Technologies Ltd (Solar Earth) and BASF have co-developed Paving Integrated Photovoltaic (PIPV) panels which can be installed on new or existing roads and other surfaces. BASF designed and optimized a polyurethane (PU) for Solar Earth’s PIPV panels to provide superior abrasion resistance, excellent mechanical performance, and a prolonged product lifespan. Read more here

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Memsift to recover chemicals from industrial effluent in Singapore

Memsift Innovations Pte Ltd has secured a new contract to build a 3.5 million litres per year chemical recovery plant in Singapore using its proprietary TS-30 improved membrane distillation technology. Read more here

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Gradiant, Global Water Solutions Provider, Awarded $20M in New Contracts in India

Gradiant, a global solutions provider for advanced water and wastewater treatment, is pleased to announce awards of $20 million in new contracts in September and October 2022. The awards are for clients in the manufacturing of photovoltaic cells (or solar cells) renewable energy and industrial protective equipment. All three projects will be delivered as design-build […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Toray Part of Team Initiating Scottish Feasibility Study for Green Hydrogen-Based Power-to-Gas System

Toray Industries, Inc., announced today that it will collaborate with Marubeni Corporation, Yamanashi Hydrogen Company, Inc., and Siemens Energy K.K. in a study in Glasgow, Scotland, to demonstrate the feasibility of deploying power-to-gas (P2G) systems to decarbonize energy supplies in cities with cold climates. P2G technology uses electricity from solar and other renewable energy sources […]

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Evoqua Water Technologies Recognized by Frost & Sullivan as Global Company of the Year in the Water Technology Industry

Evoqua Water Technologies (NYSE: AQUA), an industry leader in mission-critical water treatment solutions, today announced that it has received the Frost & Sullivan 2022 Global Company of the Year Award in the water technology industry category. The company was honored for its visionary innovation, market-leading performance, and unmatched customer service. Read more here

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  • 11 Jan 2023
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Keppel and Shell to jointly study feasibility of a low-carbon energy hub and microgrid system

Keppel Data Centres Holding Pte Ltd. (Keppel Data Centres) and Shell Eastern Petroleum (Pte) Ltd (Shell) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly study the feasibility of developing a low-carbon energy hub and microgrid system in Singapore. Read more here

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NX Filtration receives Ekopak’s follow-on order for water treatment project in Belgium

Water supply company Ekopak, which specialises in decentralised circular water solutions such as water-as-a-service (WaaS), selected NX Filtration, the global provider of direct nanofiltration (dNF) membrane technology for pure and […] The post NX Filtration receives Ekopak’s follow-on order for water treatment project in Belgium first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Rockwell Automation appoints new country manager for Singapore

On 10 Jan 2023, American industrial automation provider Rockwell Automation appointed Mariya Prempeh as the country manager for Singapore’s headquarters. With more than 10 years of experience in sales and […] The post Rockwell Automation appoints new country manager for Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Symrise tops in Carbon Disclosure Project’s sustainability ratings out of 18,700 companies

Germany-based group Symrise has achieved the top A grade twice for its efforts to protect water and forests, and A minus for climate protection in the non-profit Carbon Disclosure Project […] The post Symrise tops in Carbon Disclosure Project’s sustainability ratings out of 18,700 companies first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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De Nora will increase ozone production capacity by 100% with phase four of Tubli Sewage Treatment Plant Expansion Project

On 5 Jan 2023, global water treatment solutions provider De Nora joined phase four of the Tubli Sewage Treatment Plant expansion. Planning for one of the largest public sector ozone […] The post De Nora will increase ozone production capacity by 100% with phase four of Tubli Sewage Treatment Plant Expansion Project first appeared on […]

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Bentley Systems promotes Brock Ballard to chief revenue officer and Eric Boyer joins as investor relations officer

On 4 Jan 2023, the infrastructure engineering software company Bentley Systems announced that Brock Ballard has been promoted to the role of chief revenue officer (CRO), succeeding newly retired Gus […] The post Bentley Systems promotes Brock Ballard to chief revenue officer and Eric Boyer joins as investor relations officer first appeared on Water & […]

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  • 5 Jan 2023
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Decarbonizing the Agri-food Sector: SEPPURE and GIIAVA Partner to Build World’s First Commercial-Scale Membrane Facility for Soy Lecithin Processing

SEPPURE and GIIAVA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) towards the implementation of SEPPURE’s industrial-scale nanofiltration membrane technology to decarbonize soy lecithin manufacturing. Trials consistently demonstrated reduction up to 50% in energy consumption and 90% in greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions. This collaboration project is the World’s first commercial application of chemical-resistant nanofiltration membranes in plant-based […]

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AV Water Technologies becomes Orbis’s new distributor

Smart monitoring company Orbis Intelligent Systems has announced technology distributor AV Water Technologies (AVWT) as its new partner in the US. The company will be supplying the Orbis SmartCap in […] The post AV Water Technologies becomes Orbis’s new distributor first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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LANXESS and TotalEnergies to cooperate on sustainable styrene

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS and French multi-energy company TotalEnergies have entered a cooperation on the supply of Biocircular styrene based on tall oil. Unlike conventional styrene, the raw material used […] The post LANXESS and TotalEnergies to cooperate on sustainable styrene first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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With biogas production, Veolia Water Technologies reduces 17% of Pınar Süt’s carbon emissions at Izmir Plant

Water treatment specialist Veolia Water Technologies’ solutions for wastewater treatment and biogas production are now in service at Turkish dairy company Pınar Süt’s factory in İzmir, Turkey. With the installations, […] The post With biogas production, Veolia Water Technologies reduces 17% of Pınar Süt’s carbon emissions at Izmir Plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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  • 3 Jan 2023
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Assoc. Prof. Zhao Dan, NUS, wins the NRF Investigatorships Award 2023

  The NRF Investigatorship provides opportunities for scientists and researchers to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk research. It is designed to support a small number of excellent Principal Investigators who have a track record of research achievements that identify them as leaders in their respective field(s) of research. NRF aims to develop a strong science research and […]

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LANXESS prices up 10% for ion exchange resins and iron oxide adsorbers in 2023

Starting 1 Jan 2023, specialty chemicals company LANXESS has increased up to 10% the prices for all Lewatit ion exchange resins and Bayoxide iron oxide adsorbers for water treatment applications […] The post LANXESS prices up 10% for ion exchange resins and iron oxide adsorbers in 2023 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Lifequest and Biopipe India to pursue industrial and sewage wastewater treatment markets

Lifequest World focuses on decentralised, scalable wastewater treatment and reuse technologies. Through its subsidiary, Biopipe India, the company is concurrently pursuing both industrial (ETP) and sewage wastewater treatment (STP) markets. […] The post Lifequest and Biopipe India to pursue industrial and sewage wastewater treatment markets first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water platform selected to manage Indiana lead service line database

Expanding its record of providing data management and software solutions to state-wide and multistate programmes, 120Water’s platform has been selected to manage the service line inventories for more than 1,300 […] The post 120Water platform selected to manage Indiana lead service line database first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Call for Papers: Resource recovery and recycling from water streams: Advanced membrane technologies and case studies

  ACS ES&T Water is seeking rigorous research articles, reviews, and perspectives on the latest advances in membrane technologies for resource recovery and recycling from diverse water streams (e.g. salt lake brines, brewery wastewater, landfill leachate, anaerobically treated sewage, and more). In a paradigm shift towards resource sustainability and the circular economy, (waste-) waters are now […]

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How advanced algorithms are optimising water management at the biggest sporting event of the year

A LEGO-like modular stadium, a ball with an IMU sensor to detect offside incidents, AI-based player tracking, and climate-controlled stadiums, has been a few of the innovations showcased at the […] The post How advanced algorithms are optimising water management at the biggest sporting event of the year first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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H2O Innovation announces new contract and separate contract extension

H2O Innovation has announce that it has been awarded a new operation and maintenance (O&M) service contract, and has extended an existing contract. Both projects are in the state of […] The post H2O Innovation announces new contract and separate contract extension first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Xylem appoints Matthew Pine as chief operating officer

Xylem has announced the appointment of Matthew Pine as chief operating officer, effective 1 Jan 2023. In this role, Pine will accelerate Xylem’s operational excellence, driving cost leadership and scaling […] The post Xylem appoints Matthew Pine as chief operating officer first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Perstorp to save more than one million litres of fresh water yearly at Stenungsund plant

Perstorp has invested in a project that will allow it to use wastewater from a nearby municipal treatment plant for production operations in Stenungsund, Sweden. This will save 1.1m litres […] The post Perstorp to save more than one million litres of fresh water yearly at Stenungsund plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Research builds knowledge on carbon and water

Sector-wide research is critical for navigating the myriad approaches that the water sector might pursue for reducing its carbon footprint and reaching net zero by 2030, according to Dan Green, […] The post Research builds knowledge on carbon and water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Memsift receives 37.2m rupee contract to build resource recovery plant in India

Singapore-based industrial liquid-waste treatment company Memsift Innovations has received a contract from India to build a resource recovery plant for the manmade fibres (MMF) industry using its improved membrane distillation […] The post Memsift receives 37.2m rupee contract to build resource recovery plant in India first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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De Nora and Aclarity sign agreement to deploy PFAS destroying technology

De Nora has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with water technology company Aclarity to target treating harmful contaminants, such as per- and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), in water at industrial scale.  […] The post De Nora and Aclarity sign agreement to deploy PFAS destroying technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Cleantech Oxyle powers wastewater treatment with 2.8m Swiss francs to scale growth

Oxyle has announced a 2.8m Swiss francs pre-seed funding round to bring to market their mission of improving the health of our precious bodies of water and protecting ecosystems against […] The post Cleantech Oxyle powers wastewater treatment with 2.8m Swiss francs to scale growth first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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British Water and Yorkshire Water: Water industry to address skills and diversity

During British Water’s ‘Better Together – tackling water industry challenges’ reception, Nicola Shaw, CEO of Yorkshire Water, spoke about the need to attract talent, support existing young professionals and increase […] The post British Water and Yorkshire Water: Water industry to address skills and diversity first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Armstrong honoured by SMACNA Brazil as a key supplier on two projects

Armstrong Fluid Technology has been honoured by the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractor’s Association (SMACNA) Brazil for being a key supplier to two of the winning projects in the […] The post Armstrong honoured by SMACNA Brazil as a key supplier on two projects first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DWR launches public comment period for LandFlex programme to protect drinking water supplies

In drought-stricken communities, drinking water wells are going dry because groundwater is being pumped faster than it can be replenished. To further protect clean drinking water, the California Department of […] The post DWR launches public comment period for LandFlex programme to protect drinking water supplies first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Griffin Dewatering acquires rental pump services business segment

Griffin Dewatering, a portfolio company of Crossplane Capital, a Dallas-based private equity firm, has acquired the Pump & Integrity Rental segment of Cross Country Infrastructure Services. Founded in 1978, Pump […] The post Griffin Dewatering acquires rental pump services business segment first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Givaudan recognised for global climate and water standings with fourth consecutive CDP double A rating

Givaudan has been recognised for its global standings in climate and water stewardship with a double A rating from CDP for the fourth consecutive year. This makes them one of […] The post Givaudan recognised for global climate and water standings with fourth consecutive CDP double A rating first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 12 Dec 2022
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Prof. Wang Rong, NTU awarded the President’s Technology Award (2022)

  The President’s Science and Technology Awards (PSTA) are the highest honours bestowed on exceptional research scientists and engineers in Singapore for their excellent achievements in science and technology. These national awards are given annually to recognise and celebrate outstanding and invaluable contributions by individuals or teams to the research and development landscape in Singapore. The President’s […]

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LANXESS ranks top in Dow Jones Sustainability Index Europe

LANXESS has announced that it has scored highly in terms of sustainability in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe, scoring 85 out of 100 points, ranking it first in […] The post LANXESS ranks top in Dow Jones Sustainability Index Europe first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Unibloc Hygienic Technologies expands capacity with CNC machining investment in UK

Unibloc Hygienic Technologies (UHT), a manufacturer of hygienic positive displacement pumps, air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps, drum pumps, and other flow control products, has expanded production capacity at its Bolney, UK […] The post Unibloc Hygienic Technologies expands capacity with CNC machining investment in UK first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Aurecon expands water and coastal specialisation with new market director in Singapore

International design, engineering and advisory company Aurecon has appointed Tracy Cheuk as its market director for Water, Coastal and Climate Change for Singapore to grow its expertise across these areas […] The post Aurecon expands water and coastal specialisation with new market director in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Sludge treatment chemicals market expected to grow by 4.6% in CAGR from 2022-2032

Future Market Insights (FMI) has released a report detailing the sludge treatment chemicals market, which is projected to create a dollar opportunity by exhibiting a steady CAGR of 4.6% throughout […] The post Sludge treatment chemicals market expected to grow by 4.6% in CAGR from 2022-2032 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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InfoTiles selected to trial technology in Switzerland for stormwater inflow and groundwater infiltration

Digital technology company InfoTiles has won the opportunity to demonstrate its water management platform with a municipality in western Switzerland. The BlueArk Challenge is a call for projects that aim […] The post InfoTiles selected to trial technology in Switzerland for stormwater inflow and groundwater infiltration first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Binnies celebrates 100 years of water excellence in Singapore

Binnies, an RSK Group company providing water, wastewater and flood resilience solutions, has celebrated its 100th year of water excellence in Singapore on 5 Dec 2022. As they look back […] The post Binnies celebrates 100 years of water excellence in Singapore first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Northumbrian region in Britain leads in British Water survey

British Water’s annual UK Water Company Performance Survey has put Northumbrian Water at the top, with health and safety, quality assurance and environmental policies at the highest scoring areas. The […] The post Northumbrian region in Britain leads in British Water survey first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Action pledged at cross-sector FOG summit

The hospitality sector has made a call for clarity from UK water companies around their requirements for the disposal of fat, oil and grease (FOG). A need for the progression […] The post Action pledged at cross-sector FOG summit first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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AWS makes water-positive commitment to return more water to communities than it uses by 2030

World’s leading cloud provider announces new replenishment projects in India, the United Kingdom, and the United States to bring much needed clean water to communities around the world. At AWS […] The post AWS makes water-positive commitment to return more water to communities than it uses by 2030 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Rockwell Automation launches FactoryTalk Design Hub in South East Asia with goal of speeding time to market for new industrial automation design

New offering aims to merge improved collaboration and productivity for design teams Rockwell Automation, a company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, has launched FactoryTalk Design Hub, a new […] The post Rockwell Automation launches FactoryTalk Design Hub in South East Asia with goal of speeding time to market for new industrial automation design […]

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Digital transformation “poses dangers and opportunities”

The sixth British Water Data Conference, which took place on 3 Nov 2022, kicked off with a warning from keynote speaker Oliver Grieveson on the “dangers and opportunities” around digital […] The post Digital transformation “poses dangers and opportunities” first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Manchester City and Xylem encourage football fans to vote for young water heroes tackle global water issues

Manchester City Football Club’s global community programme, Cityzens Giving, and water technology provider, Xylem, are calling on football fans to vote for their top project as the Water Heroes Academy […] The post Manchester City and Xylem encourage football fans to vote for young water heroes tackle global water issues first appeared on Water & […]

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White paper “validates effectiveness” of oxygen transfer technology

An industry-verified white paper that validates the transfer efficiency of a gas infusion technology for water and wastewater treatment has been released. The trademarked Dissolved Gas Infusion (DGI) technology, was […] The post White paper “validates effectiveness” of oxygen transfer technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Singapore Pavilion completes first-ever showcase at COP27

The inaugural Pavilion at COP27 drew international attention to Singapore’s climate action strategies Around 5,000 visitors visited the inaugural Singapore Pavilion at the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27), […] The post Singapore Pavilion completes first-ever showcase at COP27 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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KK Fine Foods hits five year milestone for wastewater aeration system

A wastewater mixing and aeration system made by Landia, a manufacturer and supplier of pumping and mixing solutions, has completed five years of uninterrupted service in North Wales at KK […] The post KK Fine Foods hits five year milestone for wastewater aeration system first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration and Transcend partner to showcase benefits of direct nanofiltration membranes through generative design software

Transcend, a business-to-business (B2B) software-as-a-service company that builds engineering tools for engineering, construction, technology, original equipment manufacturer (OEM), and utility sectors, have signed an agreement with NX Filtration to showcase […] The post NX Filtration and Transcend partner to showcase benefits of direct nanofiltration membranes through generative design software first appeared on Water & Wastewater […]

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Xylem honours Texas, Michigan water utilities for making communities more resilient

Water technologies company Xylem recently honoured utilities and distributors that went above and beyond in the areas of customer service and community impact, with a 2022 Reach award during their […] The post Xylem honours Texas, Michigan water utilities for making communities more resilient first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Veolia helps the metropolis of Montpellier to design wastewater treatment plant that will “produce twice as much energy as it consumes”

The metropolis of Montpellier has comissioned Veolia, through its subsidiaries OTV and Veolia Eau France, with the extension and upgrade works as well as the operation of the Maera wastewater […] The post Veolia helps the metropolis of Montpellier to design wastewater treatment plant that will “produce twice as much energy as it consumes” first […]

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Grundfos becomes “world’s first” water solutions company with approved net-zero science-based targets

Science-Based Targets initiative approves of Grundfos’ 2030 and 2050 targets Grundfos, provider of pump solutions and water technologies, has become the first organisation in the water solutions sector to receive […] The post Grundfos becomes “world’s first” water solutions company with approved net-zero science-based targets first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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How digital technologies contribute to universal drinking water

Digital water technologies have an important role in ensuring universal access to safe drinking water by 2030, according to a new report from the WHO. Johnny Alexander Gunneng, chief executive […] The post How digital technologies contribute to universal drinking water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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“California first” for Cambi with three new thermal hydrolysis systems for biosolids digesters

The San Francisco Public Utilities (SFPUC) has selected three Cambi thermal hydrolysis technology systems for new biosolids digester facilities. The technology will allow the SFPUC to enhance odour control, boost […] The post “California first” for Cambi with three new thermal hydrolysis systems for biosolids digesters first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Infrastructure projects in South East Asia, India, and Japan named as finalists in Bentley Systems’ 2022 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure

Winners to be selected and announced on Nov 15 as part of Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure and Going Digital Awards Bentley Systems, the infrastructure engineering software company, has announced several […] The post Infrastructure projects in South East Asia, India, and Japan named as finalists in Bentley Systems’ 2022 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure first […]

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Engazaat, Azelio, and Mascara NT launch the “SAVE Cleantech Utilities” alliance

During the launch of the COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, Egyptian Engazaat S.A.E, Swedish Azelio AB, and French Mascara NT announced the formation of an alliance to provide innovative […] The post Engazaat, Azelio, and Mascara NT launch the “SAVE Cleantech Utilities” alliance first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water & Wastewater Asia November/December 2022

Fits like a glove: Veolia supports Mölnlycke’s sustainable network How Asian governments can reduce physical and commercial water losses Water-energy-food-material nexus: The next frontier The post Water & Wastewater Asia November/December 2022 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Abu Dhabi to host International Desalination Association World Congress 2024

The International Desalination Association (IDA) will meet in Abu Dhabi in 2024 to “shape the future of the water and desalination sectors worldwide.” The congress is considered the largest in […] The post Abu Dhabi to host International Desalination Association World Congress 2024 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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[WEBINAR] Roundtable: Real world benefits using CECHLO, Green Chlorine model for water treatment

Join De Nora on 10 November 2022 at 2pm (GMT+8) on the discussion on CECHLO Green Chlorine model. The post [WEBINAR] Roundtable: Real world benefits using CECHLO, Green Chlorine model for water treatment first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Phosphorus removal prompts “major” dosing pump order for WMFTS from Colliode

Tightening regulatory requirements on phosphorus removal have resulted in the “largest ever order” of Qdos ReNu chemical metering pumps for Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Solutions (WMFTS). The 240 pumps are required […] The post Phosphorus removal prompts “major” dosing pump order for WMFTS from Colliode first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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SWAN forum appoints Jennifer Rebeiro of Greater Western Water as SWAN chair

The Smart Water Networks (SWAN) forum has announced Jennifer Rebeiro as the newest chair of the SWAN Council. Rebeiro serves as the chief information officer (CIO) and is currently acting […] The post SWAN forum appoints Jennifer Rebeiro of Greater Western Water as SWAN chair first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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DuPont Global Water Technology Centre welcomes Egyptian government and water industry delegates

Representatives from the Egyptian government and water industry visited the DuPont Global Water Technology Centre in Tarragona in October 2022 to hear how the company’s technology, solutions and expert team […] The post DuPont Global Water Technology Centre welcomes Egyptian government and water industry delegates first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Engineering more reliable electrical systems in wastewater treatment plants

By Jim Medeiros, account manager, Emerson, Appleton, Wisconsin Maintaining wastewater treatment plants is essential to meeting the critical need for clean water. In the US alone, about 34 billion gallons […] The post Engineering more reliable electrical systems in wastewater treatment plants first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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TIWW 2022 concludes with “new opportunities” for sustainable water resources and cross-industry cooperation

Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW) 2022 concluded with “great success” on Oct 15, according to its organisers. This year’s theme focused on water reclamation and recycling and over 80 government […] The post TIWW 2022 concludes with “new opportunities” for sustainable water resources and cross-industry cooperation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Vitens and NX Filtration start pilot for testing Ijssel River water as potential source for drinking water

Vitens, a drinking water utility in the Netherlands, is starting a pilot program with NX Filtration, a provider of direct nanofiltration (dNF) technology for pure and affordable water. In the […] The post Vitens and NX Filtration start pilot for testing Ijssel River water as potential source for drinking water first appeared on Water & […]

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Independent Dutch water research institute KWR demonstrates NX Filtration’s membranes retention of PFAS

Dutch water research institute KWR, has performed full-scale tests on PFAS retention of NX Filtration’s direct nanofiltration (dNF) membranes. The institute claims that the technology, created by a provider of […] The post Independent Dutch water research institute KWR demonstrates NX Filtration’s membranes retention of PFAS first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Region-wide “digital twins” project IMPETUS has been launched

The phrase “digital twins” has become more common in the water industry to describe the creation of virtual replicas of physical assets, such as water treatment plants or water networks. […] The post Region-wide “digital twins” project IMPETUS has been launched first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB launches Our Coastal Conversation public engagements to reimagine the future of our coastline at City-East Coast

National Water Agency PUB kicked off the first of its series of community engagement sessions today on enhancing flood resilience in the face of climate change, specifically on how Singapore […] The post PUB launches Our Coastal Conversation public engagements to reimagine the future of our coastline at City-East Coast first appeared on Water & […]

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Anaergia Announces Expansion of Leadership Team to Support and Accelerate Global Growth

Anaergia Inc. is pleased to announce the appointments of Paula Myson as chief financial officer (CFO), and Hani Kaissi as chief development officer (CDO), effectively from 17 October 2022. Myson […] The post Anaergia Announces Expansion of Leadership Team to Support and Accelerate Global Growth first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Engineering More Reliable Electrical Systems in Wastewater Treatment Plants

By Jim Medeiros, account manager, Appleton, Emerson Maintaining wastewater treatment plants is essential to meeting the critical need for clean water. In the United States alone, about 34 billion gallons of […] The post Engineering More Reliable Electrical Systems in Wastewater Treatment Plants first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Spring’s water challenge presents an opportunity for cross-sector innovators

Innovation accelerator Spring launches new water competition Condition monitoring solutions sought from a range of industries Chance to pitch to and collaborate with multiple water companies Innovators from multiple sectors […] The post Spring’s water challenge presents an opportunity for cross-sector innovators first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Westfalia rolls out global water plan in pioneering approach

Westfalia Fruit Group, a multinational supplier of avocados and a range of fresh vegetables and fruit, is advancing on its industry-leading water strategy with plans in place to decrease the […] The post Westfalia rolls out global water plan in pioneering approach first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Dreaming the possible – data and the future of water

As the UK moves towards the next regulatory asset management period – AMP8 – starting in 2025, the sector faces higher expectations than ever for environmental protection and provision of […] The post Dreaming the possible – data and the future of water first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water utilities set the pace in race to reduce carbon emissions

More than 80 water and wastewater utilities worldwide have set net-zero and climate-neutrality targets. These utilities are leading the decarbonisation of the water sector with strategies that optimise operations while […] The post Water utilities set the pace in race to reduce carbon emissions first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Fady Juez elected president of the International Desalination Association for 2022 – 2024 term

The International Desalination Association (IDA) announced that Mr Fady Juez, managing director of Metito Overseas, has been elected president by the Term 20 IDA board. Ms Shannon McCarthy has been […] The post Fady Juez elected president of the International Desalination Association for 2022 – 2024 term first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Vitens improves pump energy efficiency together with Samotics

Vitens, a drinking water company in the Netherlands, has successfully realised energy savings on its critical pumps using SAM4 Energy in a proof-of-value pilot. This demonstrated how the energy efficiency […] The post Vitens improves pump energy efficiency together with Samotics first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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MentorAPM selected to provide EAM for city of Santa Monica plant upgrades

MentorAPM has been selected to provide an enterprise asset management (EAM) system for the city of Santa Monica’s water resources division and the sustainable water supply programme. The asset management […] The post MentorAPM selected to provide EAM for city of Santa Monica plant upgrades first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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NX Filtration to be part of Acciona-led initiative to eliminate emerging pollutants from water sources

NX Filtration, a provider of direct water nanofiltration technology, has announced its participation in the European innovation project LIFE PRISTINE. The project’s objective is to eliminate emerging contaminants in the […] The post NX Filtration to be part of Acciona-led initiative to eliminate emerging pollutants from water sources first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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WEF awards 13 communities for excellence in stormwater management

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) has recognised 13 communities for their excellence in stormwater management, including exceeding permit requirements and sharing knowledge with the water sector.The municipal separate storm sewer […] The post WEF awards 13 communities for excellence in stormwater management first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Grundfos Australia launches new testing facility to bring water solutions closer to local market 

Grundfos has unveiled a new in-house testing facility for submersible pumps at its south Australian headquarters. The new AU$ 3 million facility has the capacity to test more than 16 […] The post Grundfos Australia launches new testing facility to bring water solutions closer to local market  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Stemming the microplastics tide

Recent research has found microplastics both in human blood and deep inside the lungs of living people. As scientists try to determine how exposure might affect human and marine life, we examine some of the developing filtration technologies fighting the tide of microplastics pollution.

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  • 7 Oct 2022
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Alkegen launches high efficiency filtration media at WFC13

Alkegen is launching three new high efficiency filtration (HEF) products for air, liquid and molecular applications during the World Filtration Congress in San Diego, California.

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Gradiant opens two new offices in Australia:

Gradiant announced on 4 Oct that they were establishing two new business offices in Adelaide and Perth, in addition to their regional headquarters in Sydney. Gradiant’s Adelaide office will be […] The post Gradiant opens two new offices in Australia: first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 6 Oct 2022
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Ingersoll Rand to acquire SPX Flow’s Air Treatment business

Ingersoll Rand Inc has entered into an agreement to acquire SPX Flow’s Air Treatment business for a purchase price of US$525 million.

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  • 6 Oct 2022
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Ahlstrom-Munksjö changes business name to Ahlstrom

Ahlstrom-Munksjö is now operating under the business name Ahlstrom.

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Taiwan International Water Week 2022 to be held from 13-15 Oct

Taiwan’s only business-to-business (B2B) water-related tradeshow, Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW), will return to the Taipei World Trade Centre (TWTC) Exhibition Hall 1, from 13-15 Oct 2022. The main theme […] The post Taiwan International Water Week 2022 to be held from 13-15 Oct first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 5 Oct 2022
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Leadership changes at Donaldson

Donaldson Company Inc has announced a number of new leadership appointments as part of a broader organizational redesign aimed at better-positioning the company to serve its end market customers.

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  • 5 Oct 2022
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Grundfos unveils new brand promise and tagline

Grundfos has announced a new brand promise and tagline that encapsulate the company’s belief in the power of water to change the world.

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UKWIR’s speakers share thoughts on transforming the water sector

The UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR), a collaborative research platform for the UK and Ireland water sector, held their annual conference on 4 Oct 2022 in London, in collaboration with […] The post UKWIR’s speakers share thoughts on transforming the water sector first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 4 Oct 2022
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SUEZ “wins the largest contract in its history” in India for wastewater treatment

  The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), the public utility board in charge of potable and municipal wastewater management for the city of Mumbai, India, has awarded SUEZ a contract for an amount of €700 million to design, build and operate (DBO) 500 MLD capacity Wastewater Treatment Facility at Worli, Mumbai, to serve a […]

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  • 30 Sep 2022
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BASF offers neopentyl glycol and propionic acid with product carbon footprint of zero

  BASF for the first time offers neopentyl glycol (NPG) and propionic acid (PA) with a cradle-to-gate product carbon footprint (PCF) of zero. BASF achieves the zero PCF for NPG and PA by using renewable raw materials in its unique Verbund production system via its biomass balance (BMB) approach.   Read more: BASF News Releases

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  • 27 Feb 2023
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Baxter Innovations & Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd. joins SG MEM

  SG MEM warmly welcomes Baxter Innovations & Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd. as a new member in February 2023! Baxter develops products and therapies for saving and sustaining lives which can be found throughout hospitals, clinics, and pharmacies. Find out more at https://www.baxter.com/   

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  • 30 Sep 2022
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ST Engineering Marine and Nala Membranes joins SG MEM

  SG MEM warmly welcomed 2 new members in September, ST Engineering Marine and Nala Membranes. ST Engineering Marine provides design, build and engineering services for shipbuilding, repair and conversion of commercial and naval vessels, as well as vessel intelligence solutions using AI, IOT, robotics etc. Find out more at https://www.stengg.com/en/marine/. Nala Membranes is a […]

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  • 29 Sep 2022
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Xylem and Man City expand Water Heroes Academy

The Xylem Water Heroes Academy, a global initiative with Manchester City Football Club’s Cityzens Giving charity that uses the power of football to tackle local water challenges, is expanding to ten cities.

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  • 28 Sep 2022
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LiqTech adds to executive leadership team

Clean technology company LiqTech International Inc has appointed Janne Pedersen as vice president of Sales at LiqTech Holding and Kim Hansen as managing director of LiqTech Plastics.

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  • 28 Sep 2022
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Freudenberg to showcase filtration media at WFC13

Freudenberg Performance Materials will showcase its high-performance filtration media solutions for the first time at the 13th World Filtration Congress (WFC13) which takes place in San Diego, California, USA from 6–8 October.

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Bentley’s Dru Crawley receives IBPSA-USA Award for Distinguished Achievement in Building Simulation

Bentley Systems has announced that Dru Crawley, Bentley fellow and director of building performance research, has received the IBPSA-USA Award for Distinguished Achievement in Building Simulation. It will be presented […] The post Bentley’s Dru Crawley receives IBPSA-USA Award for Distinguished Achievement in Building Simulation first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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PUB bags 4 prizes for project innovation at International Water Association Awards

  PUB projects won a total of four gold awards at the biennial International Water Association (IWA) Project Innovation Awards on Sep 13th, 2022 at the IWA World Congress and Exhibition held in Copenhagen, Denmark. The winning projects were the Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant which bagged the IWA Grand Innovation Award, given to the […]

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  • 28 Sep 2022
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BASF and GS Engineering and Construction intend to jointly develop modular solutions for Carbon Capture

  BASF and GS Engineering and Construction (GS E&C) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a strategic partnership to jointly develop modular solutions for Carbon Capture facilities. The partners want to develop individual package solutions from standardized elements for customers from all industries in order to remove CO2 from exhaust gases and process it so […]

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Aquatic Informatics awards Ripple Effect Grant to further freshwater research

Aquatic Informatics has awarded the latest Ripple Effect grant to Stroud Water Research Centre. Ripple Effect is a software and service donation programme that will enable the Stroud Centre to […] The post Aquatic Informatics awards Ripple Effect Grant to further freshwater research first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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120Water to debut PWS Portal at NRWA WaterPro Conference

New compliance software functionality from 120Water bridges LCRR inventory data and state reporting requirements. Forging a path through the evolving landscape of Lead and Copper Rule Revision (LCRR) implementation, 120Water, […] The post 120Water to debut PWS Portal at NRWA WaterPro Conference first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 27 Sep 2022
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Gradiant Awarded Over $30M in September for New Contracts to Serve the World’s Essential Industries

  Gradient was awarded $30M for unique clients in seven contracts secured in September alone. The contracts include multi-national corporations in semiconductors (Singapore), industrial protective equipment (Australia), food & beverage (Belgium and United States), pharmaceuticals (India), and infrastructure (Australia). Gradiant will deploy a range of solutions in advanced water and wastewater to enable these industrial […]

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  • 27 Sep 2022
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End of battery life: now is the time to prepare…

In conjunction with the Virtucycle® Recycling Program, Arkema is developing recovery and recycling processes for Kynar®PVDF contained in batteries. Read more here

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Industry partners use ORNL software to trim carbon footprint of buildings

Two years after the US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory provided a model of nearly every building in America, commercial partners are using the tool for tasks ranging […] The post Industry partners use ORNL software to trim carbon footprint of buildings first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Essential asset for water investment planning launches

The latest version of Probit’s asset investment manager (AIM) software is already helping water companies in England & Wales save time and cost in planning works to optimise geographical synergies. […] The post Essential asset for water investment planning launches first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 22 Sep 2022
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Metso Outotec to build filter plate factory in Mexico

Metso Outotec is setting up its first polymer filter plate production unit in Mexico.

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  • 22 Sep 2022
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IDE Water Technologies invests in R&D and sustainability

Israel’s IDE Technologies has announced an increased investment and focus on the sustainability of seawater desalination and water treatment facilities through research and development in fields that are adjacent and complimentary to water.

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  • 22 Sep 2022
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Arkema joins Spanish Consortium to enhance circularity with recycling innovations for powder coatings

  Arkema, a world leader in specialty materials, together with a consortium of companies, is exploring and advancing the recyclability of post-consumer PET (from bottles and other plastic items) to regain monomers for reuse as raw materials for more sustainable polyester powder resins for the coating market. Read more here.  

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Peristaltic pumps gain improved coverage in WIMES

Watson Marlow Fluid Technology Solutions (WMFTS) has helped with a revision of the Water Industry Mechanical & Electrical Specifications (WIMES), opening up peristaltic pumps to more potential customers in the […] The post Peristaltic pumps gain improved coverage in WIMES first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 22 Sep 2022
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Grundfos partners with C40 Cities for phase two of Water Safe Cities project

Grundfos and the Grundfos Foundation are partnering with the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group on the second phase of its Water Safe Cities project (WSC II) to accelerate better water management.

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Anglian Water pilots transformative AI technology

Transformation of Anglian Water’s treatment and recycling processes is being made possible by trials of artificial intelligence (AI) driven software developed by Norwegian technology company InfoTiles. The digital analytics company […] The post Anglian Water pilots transformative AI technology first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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The International Water Association’s World Water Congress & Exhibition 2022 comes to a close

An eventful week focused on ‘Water for Smart Liveable Cities’. The International Water Association’s 2022 World Water Congress & Exhibition officially came to a close on 15 Sep. The edition, […] The post The International Water Association’s World Water Congress & Exhibition 2022 comes to a close first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Water innovation fast-tracked by BlueTech-WIN agreement

A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed by BlueTech Research and WIN Water at the 2022 International Water Association World Water Congress in Copenhagen, Denmark. The agreement commits the two […] The post Water innovation fast-tracked by BlueTech-WIN agreement first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 21 Sep 2022
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Social gaming app wins Xylem Water Challenge award at HackZurich2022

A team of hackathon participants who developed an innovative app to promote sustainable water consumption has won the Xylem Water Challenge award at HackZurich 2022, Europe‘s largest coding marathon.

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  • 17 Sep 2022
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ZwitterCo raises US$33mn to scale its membrane technology

US membrane technology company ZwitterCo Inc has secured US$33 million in a Series A funding round to expand the development and production of its zwitterionic membrane technology.

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  • 17 Sep 2022
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Membrion secures DOE grant for novel manufacturing of desalination membranes

Seattle-based membrane startup Membrion has received a US$1.1 million grant from the United States Department of Energy (DOE), Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO), through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.

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  • 17 Sep 2022
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Eaton showcases water technologies at World Filtration Congress 2022

Eaton will be placing a special focus on highly efficient water filtration solutions at the World Filtration Congress in San Diego, California from 5–9 October 2022.

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  • 17 Sep 2022
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GEA Smart Filtration: monitoring membranes via app

GEA Smart Filtration monitors membrane filtration systems in real time and visualizes the status on a digital dashboard.

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Timers halve SAF blower power use

A simple adjustment to blowers on submerged aerated filter (SAF) technology is bringing significant energy reductions in wastewater treatment, wrote Andrew Baird, technical director of WCS Environmental Engineering, meaning cost […] The post Timers halve SAF blower power use first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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De Nora reports increased demand for SWEC in Asia

De Nora’s SEACLOR seawater electrochlorination systems provide reliable and sustainable onsite cooling for coastal power generation. De Nora has seen a 7.4% increase in demand for its SEACLOR seawater electrochlorination […] The post De Nora reports increased demand for SWEC in Asia first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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The 13th IWA Project Innovation Awards announces 18 winners in six award categories

Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant wins Grand Innovation Award At the 2022 IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition, the water sector celebrated outstanding innovation and leadership in the industry with […] The post The 13th IWA Project Innovation Awards announces 18 winners in six award categories first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 15 Sep 2022
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Toray opens water research centre in India

Japan’s Toray Industries Inc has opened the Toray India Water Research Center in Chennai, India.

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  • 14 Sep 2022
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PepsiCo, ADM Announce Groundbreaking Agreement Aiming to Reduce Carbon Intensity by Supporting Regenerative Agriculture Practices on Up to 2 Million Acres of Farmland

  PepsiCo and ADM announced a groundbreaking 7.5-year strategic commercial agreement to closely collaborate on projects that aim to significantly expand regenerative agriculture across their shared North American supply chains. This strategic partnership is expected to reach up to 2 million acres by 2030, and represents a trailblazing effort by two global companies that share […]

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GEA develops membrane filtration plant monitoring via app

GEA Smart Filtration monitors membrane filtration systems in real time and visualises the status on a digital dashboard. The goal is to extend the useful life of the membrane and […] The post GEA develops membrane filtration plant monitoring via app first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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British Water seeks views on water company performance 

Water sector supply chain companies are being invited to share their experiences of working with UK utilities over the past 12 months. British Water has launched the annual UK Water […] The post British Water seeks views on water company performance  first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Politics and practice connect around water as a key to action on climate and the Sustainable Development Goals

The International Water Association’s World Water Congress & Exhibition, underway in Copenhagen, Denmark, has hosted a summit connecting leading figures from the water sector with government and city politicians from […] The post Politics and practice connect around water as a key to action on climate and the Sustainable Development Goals first appeared on Water […]

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Water & Wastewater Asia September/October 2022

Smart, sustainable and secure: Grundfos aims to transform water Groundwater monitoring underpins management of the Great Fen Hidden truths: What is really in your water? The post Water & Wastewater Asia September/October 2022 first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Veolia extends water reuse process for Baladna, reducing water consumption

Following the first stage completed in 2020, Qatari dairy producer Baladna has worked again with Veolia Water Technologies to extend the wastewater treatment capacity at its farm in Al Khor, […] The post Veolia extends water reuse process for Baladna, reducing water consumption first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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LANXESS inaugurates biological wastewater treatment plant

LANXESS has commissioned a new wastewater treatment plant at its Belgium Kallo/Antwerp site. The special chemicals company has invested around €12 million in the plant, which has a treatment capacity […] The post LANXESS inaugurates biological wastewater treatment plant first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 12 Sep 2022
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Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) and Resource Recovery for Coal Chemical Wastewater Treatment

DuPont membrane technology was used at a coal chemical wastewater treatment facility at the Ningdong Energy and Chemical Industry Base in Ningxia, China, where minimum liquid discharge (MLD) was used to process the wastewater and achieve significant water recovery before thermal processing to achieve ZLD. Read more here.  

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  • 12 Sep 2022
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DuPont Water Solutions Helped Wastewater Reuse Project of Shandong Chenming

Advanced membrane technology from DuPont has helped Chenming overcome the challenge of treating highly polluted wastewater with high concentrations of COD and iron ions, allowing them to achieve the water yield and effluent quality requirements necessary for efficient reuse. Read more here.  

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  • 8 Sep 2022
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Grundfos: half-year sales up 11.2%

Grundfos has reported net turnover of DKK15.8 billion for the first half of 2022 with earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) of DKK1,689 million adjusted for a one-off cost related to the closing of its business in Russia and Belarus.

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  • 8 Sep 2022
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GEA’s water-saving membrane system for non-alcoholic beer

GEA has unveiled a new sustainable option for the membrane system for beer dealcoholization at Drinktec 2022.

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  • 5 Sep 2022
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Anton Paar celebrates a century

Anton Paar Group, the measurement instrument company, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.

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  • 4 Sep 2022
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AAF International acquires National Air Filter

AAF International (American Air Filter Co Inc) has acquired National Air Filter Service Company of New Jersey, one of the oldest and largest full-service air filtration management companies in the United States.

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PUB raises S$800m in inaugural green bond issuance

Proceeds from green bonds issued will finance projects to strengthen Singapore’s water security and sustainability. PUB, Singapore’s national water agency has raised S$800 million through the issuance of its inaugural […] The post PUB raises S$800m in inaugural green bond issuance first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Mölnlycke invests €50m in a new surgical gloves plant to meet future demand

Mölnlycke has invested €50m in a new plant in Kulim, Malaysia, to meet future demand for high-quality surgical gloves. The new plant will start production in Sep 2022 and will […] The post Mölnlycke invests €50m in a new surgical gloves plant to meet future demand first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 2 Sep 2022
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Grundfos closes business in Russia and Belarus

Grundfos has taken the decision to close its business in Russia and Belarus.

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  • 2 Sep 2022
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Jacobs to complete design of New Mexico rural water supply system

Jacobs, the engineering company, is providing design services for the remaining phases of Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority’s (ENMWUA) rural water supply system, which will provide a renewable surface water supply to 55,000 people and Cannon Air Force Base in eastern New Mexico.

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  • 1 Sep 2022
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Hengst Filtration to acquire Brazil’s Linter Group

Germany’s Hengst Filtration is acquiring Linter Group, a Brazilian company that manufactures air filters and air filtration equipment.

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  • 1 Sep 2022
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Pall breaks ground on US$100mn manufacturing facility in Singapore

Pall Corp has held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new US$100 million state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Singapore to meet unprecedented global semiconductor demand.

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  • 1 Sep 2022
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August’s top filtration stories

Featuring Amazon Filters, Rensa Filtration and Mann+Hummel.

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DuPont wins five 2022 R&D 100 Awards

DuPont has announced that it has been named winner of five 2022 R&D100 Awards in the mechanical/materials category. The R&D 100 Awards, sponsored by R&D World Magazine, recognises the 100 most […] The post DuPont wins five 2022 R&D 100 Awards first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 29 Aug 2022
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Toray Creates Membrane Separators to Recover Lithium from Used Lithium-Ion Batteries

  Toray Industries, Inc. announced that it has innovated a nanofiltration membrane to recover lithium from used automotive lithium-ion batteries which are expected to be generated in large quantities in the future and are currently largely disposed of. Toray is already starting to evaluate the recovery using actual lithium-ion batteries and will accelerate research and […]

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  • 26 Aug 2022
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Live webinar with NX Filtration on hollow fiber NF modules

On Thursday 15 September 2022, Filtration+Separation will host a free live webinar event in partnership with NX Filtration on hollow fiber NF modules.

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How are your headworks coping with a world of change?

By Mike Bambridge, managing director of CST Wastewater Solutions Efficient and easily maintained screening is the first and very critical stage in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment, as water industry […] The post How are your headworks coping with a world of change? first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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Emerson’s machine visualization solution differentiates OEM systems and improves user operations

PACSystems RXi HMI delivers visualisation for the digital age: intuitive graphics, smartphone-like usability, collaboration from anywhere and industrial ruggedness. Machine builders in any industrial application can now use Emerson’s PACSystems […] The post Emerson’s machine visualization solution differentiates OEM systems and improves user operations first appeared on Water & Wastewater Asia.

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  • 25 Aug 2022
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Wilo expands in wastewater treatment

Wilo has made two wastewater treatment acquisitions in Germany: FSM Frankenberger GmbH & Co KG in Pohlheim and WSM Walower Stahl- und Maschinenbau GmbH in Walow.

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  • 25 Aug 2022
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Aquaporin collaborates on Canary Islands’ desalination and wastewater pilot project

Aquaporin is partnering with the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Canary Islands Institute of Technology to develop a forward osmosis desalination and wastewater pilot plant based in Mancomunidad del Sureste de Gran Canaria.

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  • 25 Aug 2022
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LG unveils ‘table-type’ air purifier

LG Electronics (LG) is presenting its new air purifier, the PuriCare Objet Collection Aero Furniture, at IFA 2022. The follow up to the acclaimed PuriCare AeroTower revealed at CES earlier this year, the new table-type model blurs the line between beautiful furniture and advanced air purifier, offering a design that can be tailored to meet […]

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