New News information at Water Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.water-technology.net http://www.water-technology.net/ en-us http://www.water-technology.net/ New News information at Water Technology http://www.water-technology.net/content/images/logo_big.gif WE&RF awards contract to Brown and Caldwell to create modeling guidance for developing nutrient goals http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswerf-awards-contract-to-brown-and-caldwell-for-link4t17-5900129 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswerf-awards-contract-to-brown-and-caldwell-for-link4t17-5900129 Brown and Caldwell recently secured a contract from Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) to create Modeling Guidance for Developing Site-Specific Nutrient Goals – Demonstration, Screening Level Application (LINK4T17). Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Energy Recovery wins $2.5m orders for desalination projects in Saudi Arabia http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsenergy-recovery-wins-25m-orders-for-desalination-projects-in-saudi-arabia-5899035 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsenergy-recovery-wins-25m-orders-for-desalination-projects-in-saudi-arabia-5899035 Energy Recovery, a provider of pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, has secured contracts, worth $2.5m, to supply its PXTM Pressure ExchangerTM technology for desalination projects in Saudi Arabia. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nalco Water introduces water safety programme for hospitals http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnalco-water-introduces-water-safety-programme-for-hospitals-5898850 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnalco-water-introduces-water-safety-programme-for-hospitals-5898850 Ecolab company Nalco Water has introduced a water safety programme to help hospitals and long-term care facilities meet new requirements to reduce the risk of bacterium Legionella. Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Xylem to supply UV disinfection solutions to two water plants in Ohio, US http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-to-supply-uv-disinfection-solutions-to-two-water-plants-in-ohio-us-5898836 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-to-supply-uv-disinfection-solutions-to-two-water-plants-in-ohio-us-5898836 Global water technology company Xylem has secured contracts for the supply of ultraviolet (UV) disinfection solutions to two major drinking water plants in the City of Columbus, Ohio, US. Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT OriginClear removes glyphosate from drinking water by up to 99.3% http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsoriginclear-removes-glyphosate-from-drinking-water-by-up-to-993-5894013 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsoriginclear-removes-glyphosate-from-drinking-water-by-up-to-993-5894013 OriginClear, a provider of water treatment solutions, at a recent test carried out in the La Kretz Advanced Prototyping Center removed herbicide glyphosate from drinking water by up to 99.3%. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT De Nora to install ClorTec sodium hypochlorite generator at Arizona water treatment plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsde-nora-to-install-clortec-sodium-hypochlorite-generator-at-arizona-water-treatment-plant-5901706 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsde-nora-to-install-clortec-sodium-hypochlorite-generator-at-arizona-water-treatment-plant-5901706 De Nora is set to install a ClorTec sodium hypochlorite generator system to boost the on-site sodium hypochlorite generation (OSHG) capacity of the Santan Vista Water Treatment Plant in Gilbert, Arizona. Wed, 02 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT South Dakota secures $2.54m grant to enhance water quality http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssouth-dakota-secures-grants-worth-254m-to-enhance-water-quality-5885317 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssouth-dakota-secures-grants-worth-254m-to-enhance-water-quality-5885317 The South Dakota Department of the Environment and Natural Resources has received a grant of $2.54m from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve water quality. Sun, 30 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canada, Ontario to invest in water projects http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscanada-ontario-to-invest-in-water-projects-5886981 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscanada-ontario-to-invest-in-water-projects-5886981 The governments of Canada and Ontario are planning to invest in local infrastructure to provide modern, reliable water and wastewater services for Canadians. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Xylem to deliver Wedeco LBX Series UV disinfection system to Florida water treatment plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-to-deliver-wedeco-lbx-series-uv-disinfection-system-to-florida-water-treatment-plant-5881601 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-to-deliver-wedeco-lbx-series-uv-disinfection-system-to-florida-water-treatment-plant-5881601 Xylem, a water technology company, has won a contract to deliver its advanced Wedeco LBX Series UV disinfection system to bolster protection against cryptosporidium at the City of West Palm Beach Water Treatment Plant in Florida. Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canada, Saskatchewan to invest in modern wastewater services http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscanada-saskatchewan-to-invest-in-modern-wastewater-services-5881434 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscanada-saskatchewan-to-invest-in-modern-wastewater-services-5881434 The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are planning to invest in public infrastructure to provide modern wastewater services to Canadians. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Emefcy Group, RWL Water form new company Fluence http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsemefcy-group-rwl-water-form-new-company-fluence-5881399 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsemefcy-group-rwl-water-form-new-company-fluence-5881399 Emefcy Group and RWL Water have completed their previously announced definitive merger agreement to form Fluence Corporation. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT EPA awards grant to North Carolina to protect drinking water http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsepa-awards-grant-to-north-carolina-to-protect-drinking-water-5874506 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsepa-awards-grant-to-north-carolina-to-protect-drinking-water-5874506 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $3.042m to the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) to protect drinking water. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Study says water utilities in US may invest $8.3bn in smart infrastructure http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsstudy-says-us-water-utilities-may-invest-83bn-in-smart-infrastructure-by-2027-5872012 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsstudy-says-us-water-utilities-may-invest-83bn-in-smart-infrastructure-by-2027-5872012 A new study published by smart infrastructure market intelligence firm Northeast Group has revealed that water utilities in the US are projected to invest $8.3bn in smart infrastructure by 2027. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Utah city chooses CH2M to design water treatment facility http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsutah-city-chooses-ch2m-to-design-water-treatment-facility-5873349 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsutah-city-chooses-ch2m-to-design-water-treatment-facility-5873349 Park City Municipal Corporation of Utah has chosen CH2M to design a new water treatment facility. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Puralytics launches new water purification unit http://www.water-technology.net/news/newspuralytics-launches-new-water-purification-unit-5873247 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newspuralytics-launches-new-water-purification-unit-5873247 Puralytics, a US-based water purification company, has launched Shield 1500, a new water purification unit that employs LEDs to spur a nanotechnology mesh in order to power light-activated water purification process. Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canada, Alberta and Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation to improve water infrastructure http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscanada-government-to-improve-water-infrastructure-in-alexis-nakota-sioux-nation-5863811 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscanada-government-to-improve-water-infrastructure-in-alexis-nakota-sioux-nation-5863811 The governments of Canada and Alberta have come together to make investment towards strengthening on-reserve water and wastewater infrastructure in the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Evoqua launches J-Press 630 system for water treatment http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsevoqua-launches-j-press-630-system-for-water-treatment-5866486 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsevoqua-launches-j-press-630-system-for-water-treatment-5866486 Evoqua Water Technologies has unveiled the new fully manual J-Press 630 system. Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Water Environment Federation, SWAN sign MoU to develop smart water networks http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswater-environment-federation-swan-sign-mou-to-develop-smart-water-networks-5866464 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswater-environment-federation-swan-sign-mou-to-develop-smart-water-networks-5866464 The Water Environment Federation (WEF) and Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly promote the development of best industry practices for sustainable smart water networks. Sun, 02 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT DEWA awards water pipeline contract in Dubai, UAE http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsdewa-awards-water-pipeline-contract-in-dubai-uae-5857879 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsdewa-awards-water-pipeline-contract-in-dubai-uae-5857879 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a AED248 m ($68m) contract to supply, extend and commission 40km of water pipelines in the UAE city. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT ECS Engineering completes pump replacement work at sewage treatment site in UK http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsecs-engineering-completes-pump-replacement-work-at-sewage-treatment-site-in-uk-5858345 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsecs-engineering-completes-pump-replacement-work-at-sewage-treatment-site-in-uk-5858345 ECS Engineering Services has completed the replacement of three Archimedes screw pumps at the inlet of Severn Trent Water’s Mansfield sewage treatment works, which is expected to improve the water treatment infrastructure at the site in the UK. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT