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 Evoqua to expand KWRU’s wastewater treatment capacity http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsevoqua-to-expand-kwrus-wastewater-treatment-capacity-5686099 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsevoqua-to-expand-kwrus-wastewater-treatment-capacity-5686099 Evoqua Water Technologies has been selected to expand US-based KW Resort Utilities’ (KWRU) existing biological wastewater treatment capacity in Key West in a bid to meet nutrient removal requirements in the region’s fragile marine environment. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Scottish Water to upgrade 46km of water pipeline in West Lothian http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsscottish-water-to-upgrade-46km-of-water-pipeline-in-west-lothian-5682846 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsscottish-water-to-upgrade-46km-of-water-pipeline-in-west-lothian-5682846 Scottish Water is set to upgrade 46km of drinking water pipes in West Lothian, Scotland. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Veolia to build wastewater treatment plant at Jazan refinery in Saudi Arabia http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsveolia-to-build-wastewater-treatment-plant-at-jazan-refinery-in-saudi-arabia-5682110 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsveolia-to-build-wastewater-treatment-plant-at-jazan-refinery-in-saudi-arabia-5682110 Veolia Water Technologies has been selected by contractor Tecnicas Reunidas to engineer and deliver a wastewater treatment plant for the Jazan refinery and terminal in Saudi Arabia. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT West Kelowna seeks funding for new water treatment plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswest-kelowna-seeks-funding-for-new-water-treatment-plant-5679627 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswest-kelowna-seeks-funding-for-new-water-treatment-plant-5679627 West Kelowana, a city in British Columbia, Canada, has applied to the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund for funding to build a new water treatment plant at the Rose Valley Reservoir. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Veolia to provide water and wastewater services in Armenia http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsveolia-to-provide-water-and-wastewater-services-in-armenia-5677330 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsveolia-to-provide-water-and-wastewater-services-in-armenia-5677330 France-based Veolia Group has secured an affermage contract to provide water and wastewater services to Armenia for a period of 15 years. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT New Utilitywise survey shows ignorance of upcoming water deregulation among UK business http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-utilitywise-survey-shows-ignorance-of-upcoming-water-deregulation-among-uk-business-5676115 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-utilitywise-survey-shows-ignorance-of-upcoming-water-deregulation-among-uk-business-5676115 A new survey, commissioned by utility management consultancy Utilitywise, has found that majority of the businesses in England, UK is not aware of the forthcoming deregulation of the local water market to be effective from April next year. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT US’ Bureau of Reclamation issues two new WaterSMART grants for small water efficiency projects http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-bureau-of-reclamation-issues-two-new-watersmart-grants-for-small-water-efficiency-projects-5674508 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-bureau-of-reclamation-issues-two-new-watersmart-grants-for-small-water-efficiency-projects-5674508 The Bureau of Reclamation of the US has unveiled two new WaterSMART grants opportunities, which comprise of funding for water and energy efficiency and the new small-scale water efficiency projects funding opportunity. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Wessex Water migrates to new SCADA system http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswessex-water-migrates-to-new-scada-system-5670469 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswessex-water-migrates-to-new-scada-system-5670469 Wessex Water, a UK-based water and sewrage company, has completed the migration of new Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Irish Water to upgrade Dublin City’s Victorian sewer network http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsirish-water-to-upgrade-dublin-citys-victorian-sewer-network-5669661 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsirish-water-to-upgrade-dublin-citys-victorian-sewer-network-5669661 Water utility firm Irish Water is working in collaboration with Dublin City Council to upgrade several old brick lined sewers in Dublin City Centre. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT WPL secures three contracts from Scottish Water http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswpl-secures-three-contracts-from-scottish-water-5663805 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswpl-secures-three-contracts-from-scottish-water-5663805 Hampshire-based package treatment plant specialist WPL has secured three contracts with public utility Scottish Water following a competitive procurement process. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Woodman Point Wastewater Treatment Plant in Western Australia to undergo expansion http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswoodman-point-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-western-australia-to-undergo-expansion-5660685 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswoodman-point-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-western-australia-to-undergo-expansion-5660685 Woodman Point Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP), the largest wastewater treatment plant in West Australia, will undergo a major expansion. Tue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT US water management company AquaVenture completes acquisition of Aguas de Bayovar http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-water-management-company-aquaventure-completes-acquisition-of-aguas-de-bayovar-5655393 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-water-management-company-aquaventure-completes-acquisition-of-aguas-de-bayovar-5655393 AquaVenture, a multinational firm that offers water purification solutions, has completed the acquisition Aguas de Bayovar (ADB) through its Seven Seas Water business. Wed, 02 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Snowmass selects FATHOM software to aid consumers http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssnowmass-selects-fathom-software-to-aid-consumers-5653240 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssnowmass-selects-fathom-software-to-aid-consumers-5653240 Water and Sanitation District for Snowmass (SWSD), Colorado, has selected Fathom Water Management's Prime and U2You products to allow customers to manage their bills and provide them with access to water consumption data, which will boost conservatio… Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT H2O Innovation bags three wastewater treatment contracts http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsh2o-innovation-bags-three-wastewater-treatment-contracts-5647442 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsh2o-innovation-bags-three-wastewater-treatment-contracts-5647442 H2O Innovation was awarded new contracts including three wastewater treatment contracts in Canada - two in Alberta and one in Quebec that also incorporates a five-year operation and maintenance (O&M) contract. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Xylem secures contract for wastewater treatment project in India http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-secures-contract-for-wastewater-treatment-project-in-india-5647451 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-secures-contract-for-wastewater-treatment-project-in-india-5647451 Xylem has won a $1m order to supply advanced wastewater treatment technology to a sewage treatment plant in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Modern Water secures order commitments in Asia Pacific region http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmodern-water-secures-order-commitments-in-asia-pacific-region-5036555 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmodern-water-secures-order-commitments-in-asia-pacific-region-5036555 Modern Water, a provider of technologies for water, wastewater treatment and the monitoring of water quality, has received order commitments from customers in the Asia Pacific region, worth more than £550,000, for its range of online toxicity and tr… Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT USDA to enhance water quality in southeast Iowa http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsusda-to-enhance-water-quality-in-southeast-iowa-5034220 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsusda-to-enhance-water-quality-in-southeast-iowa-5034220 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced nearly $25m to improve water quality in southeast Iowa. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT CH2M’s contract renews to maintain Traverse City Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant in Michigan http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsch2ms-contract-renews-to-maintain-traverse-city-regional-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-michigan-5037549 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsch2ms-contract-renews-to-maintain-traverse-city-regional-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-michigan-5037549 Traverse City of Michigan has approved a five-year contract renewal with CH2M for operations and maintenance of the Traverse City Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant. Wed, 12 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Singapore's national water agency opens request for proposals to develop water technologies http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssingapores-national-water-agency-opens-request-for-proposals-to-develop-water-technologies-5028160 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssingapores-national-water-agency-opens-request-for-proposals-to-develop-water-technologies-5028160 Singapore's national water agency PUB has opened request for proposals (RFP) to solicit new ideas, and develop and translate water technologies under the Competitive Research Programme (Water). Sun, 09 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT IDModeling deploys Smart CIP for integrated asset management of water, wastewater systems http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsidmodeling-deploys-smart-cip-for-integrated-asset-management-of-water-wastewater-systems-5028180 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsidmodeling-deploys-smart-cip-for-integrated-asset-management-of-water-wastewater-systems-5028180 IDModeling, a provider of smart water software and services, has deployed Smart CIP for integrated, dynamic asset management of water & wastewater systems. Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT