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 New York to invest $2bn in clean water infrastructure http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-york-to-invest-2bn-in-clean-water-infrastructure-5714304 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-york-to-invest-2bn-in-clean-water-infrastructure-5714304 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced plans to invest $2bn in critical water infrastructure across New York State, as part of the Clean Water Infrastructure Act of 2017. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Metropolitan study suggests construction of groundwater basins http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmetropolitan-study-suggests-construction-groundwater-basins-5713115 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmetropolitan-study-suggests-construction-groundwater-basins-5713115 A new metropolitan study suggests that there is a scope to treat and purify wastewater and distribute it across the groundwater basins with collaboration between the Metropolitan Water District and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:12:00 GMT Irish Water to upgrade Inniscarra Water Treatment Plant in Cork http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsirish-water-to-upgrade-inniscarra-water-treatment-plant-in-cork-5713610 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsirish-water-to-upgrade-inniscarra-water-treatment-plant-in-cork-5713610 Irish Water has announced plans to invest €5.5m to upgrade the Inniscarra Water Treatment Plant in Cork. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT OriginClear to work with UltraEpur http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsoriginclearto-work-with-ultraepur-5711652 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsoriginclearto-work-with-ultraepur-5711652 OriginClear, a US-based company that provides water treatment solutions, has responded to EU-level water infrastructure directives by African governments by working with France-based engineering company UltraEpur. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT i2O strengthens software development team to improve smart water networks http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsi2o-strengthens-software-development-team-to-improve-smart-water-networks-5711198 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsi2o-strengthens-software-development-team-to-improve-smart-water-networks-5711198 UK-based smart water network solutions company i2O has increased the size of its software development team to double over the last 12 months. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT CH2M secures design-build contract from City of Gallup in New Mexico http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsch2m-secures-design-build-contract-from-city-of-gallup-in-new-mexico-5708296 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsch2m-secures-design-build-contract-from-city-of-gallup-in-new-mexico-5708296 CH2M, a global engineering company, has secured an eight-year contract from the City of Gallup council in New Mexico, for operating and maintaining the city’s five-million-gallon-per-day wastewater treatment plant. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Season's Greetings http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsseasons-greetings-watertech-5703825 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsseasons-greetings-watertech-5703825 Water-technology.net will be taking a short break over the holiday season. Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Cannell Lake water treatment plant reopens in British Columbia http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscannell-lake-water-treatment-plant-reopens-in-british-columbia-5703683 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscannell-lake-water-treatment-plant-reopens-in-british-columbia-5703683 Cannell Lake water treatment plant in British Columbia, Canada, has been reopened following an upgrade. Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Hitachi Zosen to purchase Osmoflo Holdings http://www.water-technology.net/news/newshitachi-zosen-to-purchase-osmoflo-holdings-5701630 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newshitachi-zosen-to-purchase-osmoflo-holdings-5701630 Japan-based Hitachi Zosen has entered into a share sale and purchase agreement to acquire the majority of shares in Osmoflo Holdings. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Veolia merges water and waste water divisions http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsveolia-merges-water-and-waste-water-divisions-5701247 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsveolia-merges-water-and-waste-water-divisions-5701247 Veolia, global company that designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions, has announced the merger of its process water and waste water divisions into a single organisation. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT EIB to offer financial support for drinking water supply system of Cotonou in Republic of Benin http://www.water-technology.net/news/newseib-to-offer-financial-support-for-drinking-water-supply-system-of-cotonou-in-republic-of-benin-5697071 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newseib-to-offer-financial-support-for-drinking-water-supply-system-of-cotonou-in-republic-of-benin-5697071 European Investment Bank (EIB) has entered into an agreement with the Republic of Benin to offer financial support for the development and modernisation of the drinking water supply system of the city of Cotonou. Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan to build wastewater project in Langham http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsgovernments-of-canada-and-saskatchewan-to-build-wastewater-project-in-langham-5696323 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsgovernments-of-canada-and-saskatchewan-to-build-wastewater-project-in-langham-5696323 The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan province have agreed to support the wastewater project in the town of Langham. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Lakeview Water Treatment Plant in Ontario optimises timing of system upgrades http://www.water-technology.net/news/newslakeview-water-treatment-plant-in-ontario-optimises-timing-of-system-upgrades-5694932 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newslakeview-water-treatment-plant-in-ontario-optimises-timing-of-system-upgrades-5694932 The region of Peel in Ontario, Canada, has optimised the timing of its system upgrade with new membranes to ensure continued drinking water safety and reliability for its residents. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT GE's Water & Process Technologies seeks to expand digital capabilities http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsges-water-process-technologies-seeks-to-expand-digital-capabilities-5691859 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsges-water-process-technologies-seeks-to-expand-digital-capabilities-5691859 GE’s Water & Process Technologies has entered into cooperation agreements with two water analytics and technology firms - WaterSmart Software and Smart Earth Technologies (SET) - to enhance digital capabilities in water distribution and management. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Biwater secures $1.2bn worth water infrastructure contract http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsbiwater-secures-12bn-worth-water-infrastructure-contract-5693135 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsbiwater-secures-12bn-worth-water-infrastructure-contract-5693135 UK-based water engineering firm Biwater has secured a $1.2bn contract to provide water and wastewater treatment solutions for Erbil and Sulaimani cities in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Scottish Water completes two projects in Springburn, Glasgow http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsscottish-water-completes-two-projects-in-springburn-glasgow-5692186 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsscottish-water-completes-two-projects-in-springburn-glasgow-5692186 UK-based water services provider Scottish Water has completed two projects commenced in the Springburn area of Glasgow, Scotland to tackle flooding. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT 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