Water Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.water-technology.net web site http://www.water-technology.net/ en-us http://www.water-technology.net/ Water Technology-Updates http://www.water-technology.net/content/images/logo_big.gif NSF International Co-Hosting Second Annual Global Water Purification Summit in Beijing http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/wastewater/-nsf-international-global-testing/pressglobal-water-purification-summit.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/wastewater/-nsf-international-global-testing/pressglobal-water-purification-summit.html Industry challenges, growth trends and insights in policy, economics and technology to be discussed. Mon, 02 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT New Approach for Pumping Station Inspection and Maintenance http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/approach-pumping-station/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/approach-pumping-station/ The village of Eijsden-Margraten in the Netherlands has 86 pumping stations. Five of these sewage pumping stations were no longer in optimal condition and therefore the municipality requested a thorough inspection of the stations to be done by Sulzer… Mon, 02 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Polyethylene Playing Key Role in Conservation http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/polyethylene-conservation-wt/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/polyethylene-conservation-wt/ This paper provides an overview of the condition of the nations water infrastructure and the need to replace piping systems with materials that do not leak. Sun, 01 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Southern Delivery System begins supplying water to Colorado Springs http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssouthern-delivery-system-begins-supplying-water-to-colorado-springs-4878868 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssouthern-delivery-system-begins-supplying-water-to-colorado-springs-4878868 Southern Delivery System (SDS), a water infrastructure project, has commenced supplying water to Colorado Springs, the second largest city of Colorado state in the US. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sulzer's Largest Submersible Wastewater Pump for Marine Environment Protection in Saudi Arabia http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/submersible-wastewater-pump/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/submersible-wastewater-pump/ Mandated to transform Saudi Arabia's water and wastewater infrastructure, National Water Company aims to increase the capacity of wastewater treatment in Jeddah to serve its expanding population and protect the environment. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:55:00 GMT TransAlta signs five-year water management agreement with Alberta government http://www.water-technology.net/news/newstransalta-signs-five-year-water-management-agreement-with-alberta-government-4879252 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newstransalta-signs-five-year-water-management-agreement-with-alberta-government-4879252 TransAlta has entered into a five-year agreement with the Government of Alberta to manage water on the Bow River at its Ghost reservoir facility to help flood mitigation efforts, as well as its Kananaskis Lakes system for drought mitigation efforts. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Xylem launches new biogas support system http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-launches-new-biogas-support-system-4874706 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-launches-new-biogas-support-system-4874706 US-based water technology provider Xylem has launched a new biogas support system. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT NSF International and the American Society of Plumbing Engineers Sign Agreement http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/wastewater/-nsf-international-global-testing/pressnsf-aspe-agreement.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/wastewater/-nsf-international-global-testing/pressnsf-aspe-agreement.html NSF International and ASPE will work together to support plumbing professionals to benefit public health, sustainability and a safer environment. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Water Quality System Standards http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/water-quality-system-standards/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/water-quality-system-standards/ NSF is the industry's most trusted resource for the testing and certification of filtration systems and components for drinking water and recreational water used in residential, commercial and municipal applications. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:00:00 GMT Refurbished Scottish Hydro Power Station Raises Output By 15% http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/pressrefurbished-hydropower-wt.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/pressrefurbished-hydropower-wt.html Sulzer has been awarded the refurbishment contract for the hydro generator at Lochay Power Station, after 60 years of service. Sun, 24 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Hydro International installs Advanced Grit Management system at Canadian wastewater plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/newshydro-international-installs-advanced-grit-management-system-at-canadian-wastewater-plant-4872261 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newshydro-international-installs-advanced-grit-management-system-at-canadian-wastewater-plant-4872261 Bonnybrook Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is located in the Canadian city of Calgary, has been installed with Hydro International's Advanced Grit Management system that eliminates large amounts of grit to drive efficiency in operations. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Welsh Water selects Infosys to manage IT infrastructure http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswelsh-water-selects-infosys-to-manage-it-infrastructure-4871617 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswelsh-water-selects-infosys-to-manage-it-infrastructure-4871617 Infosys, a provider of technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, has been selected by Welsh Water to manage IT infrastructure for up to 10 years. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Order Intake Improved in Water, Power and General Industry Markets http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/pressorder-intake-water.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/pressorder-intake-water.html Orders from the water, power, and general industry markets have improved, while headwinds in the oil and gas market remained significant. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:45:00 GMT GE installs water filtration technology at Oamaru Water Treatment plant, New Zealand http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsge-installs-water-filtration-technology-at-oamaru-water-treatment-plant-new-zealand-4873381 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsge-installs-water-filtration-technology-at-oamaru-water-treatment-plant-new-zealand-4873381 Waitaki District Council in New Zealand has upgraded its Oamaru Water Treatment plant, with water filtration technology from GE that will increase the plant capacity by 25%. Mon, 18 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Dura 5 and Dura 7 High-Pressure, Low Volume-Dosing Pumps http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/hplv-pumps/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/hplv-pumps/ The Verderflex Dura is the first real advance in hose pump technology since the high pressure hose. The Verderflex Dura 5 and Dura 7 combine a close coupled pump's compactness with traditional long coupled pump benefits in superior high-pressure, low… Mon, 18 Apr 2016 12:59:00 GMT Tetra Tech bags $47m contract from US Army Corps of Engineers http://www.water-technology.net/news/newstetra-tech-bags-47m-contract-from-us-army-corps-of-engineers-4863976 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newstetra-tech-bags-47m-contract-from-us-army-corps-of-engineers-4863976 Tetra Tech has secured from the US Army Corps of Engineers' (USACE) Institute for Water Resources (IWR) a five-year multiple-award task order contract to support the USACE's water resources management programmes. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Nanaimo city inaugurates water treatment plant with GE's ZeeWeed membrane technology http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnanaimo-city-inaugurates-water-treatment-plant-with-ges-zeeweed-membrane-technology-4862354 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnanaimo-city-inaugurates-water-treatment-plant-with-ges-zeeweed-membrane-technology-4862354 The city of Nanaimo on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada, has inaugurated a new water treatment plant featuring GE's ZeeWeed membrane technology to purify water from the Nanaimo River into drinking water. Mon, 11 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Verderflex-Peristaltic Hose and Tube Pumps http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/verderflex/ http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/verderflex/ Verderflex specialises in the manufacture of peristaltic pumps and other pumping solutions for a variety of industries. Our product range includes peristaltic pumps, dosing pumps, hose pumps, tube pu... Mon, 11 Apr 2016 12:08:00 GMT Oxyzone-Chemical-Free Sanitation Solutions for Water and Wastewater Processing http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/disinfection/-oxyzone/ http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/disinfection/-oxyzone/ Australia-based oxygen and ozone generators supplier Oxyzone provides chemical-free alternatives to chemical treatment and sanitation systems.The company's oxygen and ozone generators are used in a w... Mon, 11 Apr 2016 11:21:00 GMT Fetzer Vineyards to install BioFiltro BIDA System at Mendocino winery in US http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsfetzer-vineyards-to-install-biofiltro-bida-system-at-mendocino-winery-in-us-4860093 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsfetzer-vineyards-to-install-biofiltro-bida-system-at-mendocino-winery-in-us-4860093 Fetzer Vineyards has plans to install BioFiltro BIDA System at its Mendocino winery, thereby becoming the first American winery to use the closed-loop biological wastewater treatment system to process 100% of its winery wastewater. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT