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 Sulzer Introduces the New Lifting Stations Type ABS Synconta 901B and 902B http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/presssynconta-901b-902b.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/presssynconta-901b-902b.html The new Synconta lifting station is a synthetic prefabricated sump, designed as a single or double pumping station for below-ground installation. It is ideal for the automatic pumping of wastewater and sewage from areas below the backwash level in ac… Mon, 23 May 2016 12:35:00 GMT Centurion Guided Radar (CGR) http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/monitoring/cgr-wt/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/monitoring/cgr-wt/ Eliminating waste and safety risks in asphalt plant with CGR. Wed, 18 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT A Preview of Verderflex Vantage 5000 http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/vantage-5000-wt/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/vantage-5000-wt/ The new Verderflex Vantage 5000 is a highly advanced next generation peristaltic pump system with touchscreen technology and intuitive operating system. Tue, 17 May 2016 11:40:00 GMT New York American Water to acquire Beaver Dam Lake Water Company http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-york-american-water-to-acquire-beaver-dam-lake-water-company-4894742 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-york-american-water-to-acquire-beaver-dam-lake-water-company-4894742 New York American Water today has signed an agreement to acquire New Windsor, New York-based Beaver Dam Lake Water Company. Wed, 11 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT European Investment Bank to offer loan for Thames Tideway Tunnel http://www.water-technology.net/news/newseuropean-investment-bank-to-offer-loan-for-thames-tideway-tunnel-4894829 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newseuropean-investment-bank-to-offer-loan-for-thames-tideway-tunnel-4894829 The European Investment Bank has agreed to offer a loan of £700m for the £4.2bn Thames Tideway Tunnel, which is claimed to be the largest infrastructure project undertaken by the UK water industry. Wed, 11 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Harry Tracy Water Treatment Plant Long-Term Improvements Project, San Bruno, California http://www.water-technology.net/projects/harry-tracy-water-treatment-plant-long-term-improvements-project-san-bruno-california/ http://www.water-technology.net/projects/harry-tracy-water-treatment-plant-long-term-improvements-project-san-bruno-california/ The Harry Tracy Water Treatment Plant (HTWTP) is located approximately 1,000ft east of the San Andreas Fault in San Mateo County, San Bruno, California, US. Tue, 10 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Stantec concludes acquisition of MWH Global http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsstantec-concludes-acquisition-of-mwh-global-4894812 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsstantec-concludes-acquisition-of-mwh-global-4894812 Stantec has acquired MWH Global, an engineering and construction management, engineering and consulting firm with focus on water and natural resources. Sun, 08 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT US EPA offers $257m in funding for wastewater and drinking water projects http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-epa-offers-257m-in-funding-for-wastewater-and-drinking-water-projects-4883707 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-epa-offers-257m-in-funding-for-wastewater-and-drinking-water-projects-4883707 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has provided nearly $257m in financing for water infrastructure projects in New Jersey and New York states. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Pöyry to design underground wastewater treatment plant in Finland http://www.water-technology.net/news/newspyry-to-design-underground-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-finland-4881115 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newspyry-to-design-underground-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-finland-4881115 Finnish consultancy firm Pöyry has been awarded engineering assignments for a wastewater treatment plant in Espoo by Helsinki Region Environmental Services (HSY). Mon, 02 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT 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 Blackburn Meadows Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade, Sheffield http://www.water-technology.net/projects/blackburn-meadows-wastewater-treatment-sheffield-uk/ http://www.water-technology.net/projects/blackburn-meadows-wastewater-treatment-sheffield-uk/ Blackburn Meadows Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) is located in the city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire, UK. 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