Water Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 Penetron delivers crystalline concrete technology to North Fork Water Treatment Plant in US http://www.water-technology.net/news/newspenetron-delivers-crystalline-concrete-technology-to-north-fork-water-treatment-plant-in-us-4355052 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newspenetron-delivers-crystalline-concrete-technology-to-north-fork-water-treatment-plant-in-us-4355052 US-based specialist construction product supplier Penetron has provided its crystalline concrete technology to North Fork water treatment plant at Brookville, Pennsylvania, US. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:27:00 GMT Honeywell’s UOP launches advanced bioreactor system for industrial wastewater treatment http://www.water-technology.net/news/newshoneywells-uop-launches-advanced-bioreactor-system-for-industrial-wastewater-treatment-4354944 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newshoneywells-uop-launches-advanced-bioreactor-system-for-industrial-wastewater-treatment-4354944 UOP, a unit of Honeywell, has launched its XCeed bioreactor system, which can be used to decontaminate complex industrial waste streams. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:44:00 GMT United Utilities to build new wastewater treatment facility in Blackburn, UK http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsunited-utilities-to-build-new-wastewater-treatment-facility-in-blackburn-uk-4353086 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsunited-utilities-to-build-new-wastewater-treatment-facility-in-blackburn-uk-4353086 UK-based water company United Utilities plans to invest around £120m to improve wastewater treatment in Blackburn, Lancashire. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Gulf Energy to use OriginOil’s technology in frack and produced water clean-up services http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsgulf-energy-to-use-originoils-technology-in-frack-and-produced-water-clean-up-services-4353076 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsgulf-energy-to-use-originoils-technology-in-frack-and-produced-water-clean-up-services-4353076 Gulf Energy has selected OriginOil to provide technology for its new oil services business in frack and produced water treatment and reuse. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT MIT researchers work on producing power using saltwater http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmit-researchers-work-on-producing-power-using-saltwater-4350822 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmit-researchers-work-on-producing-power-using-saltwater-4350822 Mechanical engineers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are researching a model to generate electricity using a mix of river and sea water. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:34:00 GMT Water loss due to drought raising land level in western US says research http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswater-loss-due-to-drought-raising-land-level-in-western-us-says-research-4350602 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswater-loss-due-to-drought-raising-land-level-in-western-us-says-research-4350602 Considerable loss of water due to drought has resulted in the rising of land in the western US, researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in the University of California have found. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:06:00 GMT Awareness and regulations to boost water treatment equipment market says Frost & Sullivan http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsawareness-regulations-to-boost-water-treatment-equipment-market-says-frost-sullivan-4347977 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsawareness-regulations-to-boost-water-treatment-equipment-market-says-frost-sullivan-4347977 Rising awareness among the public, strict enforcement of water quality standards and tougher regulations are contributing to the expansion of the water treatment equipment (WTE) market. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:41:00 GMT Radical Waters to install ECA hygiene devices at UBAGO’s Spanish facilities http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsradical-waters-to-installs-eca-hygiene-devices-at-ubagos-spanish-facilities-4349398 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsradical-waters-to-installs-eca-hygiene-devices-at-ubagos-spanish-facilities-4349398 Leaders in electrochemically activated (ECA) water hygiene solutions Radical Waters, along with its European distributor ActivTek, will install two ECA generators at the plants of UBAGO Groups in Spain. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Drinking water supply resumes after Ohio River spill http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsdrinking-water-supply-resumes-after-ohio-river-spill-4349776 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsdrinking-water-supply-resumes-after-ohio-river-spill-4349776 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says drinking water is safe to use following the cleanup of the diesel that spilled into the Ohio River from Duke Energy’s Beckjord power plant. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Ahlstrom Disruptor Contaminant Removal http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/filters/ahlstrom-disruptor-contaminant-removal/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/filters/ahlstrom-disruptor-contaminant-removal/ Ahlstrom's unique Disruptor® filter media can be considered as an alternative for membranes in many residential and commercial applications. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:25:00 GMT Ahlstrom Disruptor Nonwoven Filter Media http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/filters/ahlstrom-disruptor-nonwoven-filter-media/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/filters/ahlstrom-disruptor-nonwoven-filter-media/ Disruptor® filter media removes a wide range of submicron particulates, pathogens, trace pharmaceuticals and cellular debris with its naturally occurring electropositive charge. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:18:00 GMT Verder Dura 55 http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/verderflex/3739980836001.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/verderflex/3739980836001.html A brief look at the features of the Verder Dura 55 advanced second-generation hose pump. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:31:00 GMT China invites Analytica to develop municipal wastewater treatment facilities http://www.water-technology.net/news/newschina-invites-analytica-to-develop-municipal-wastewater-treatment-facilities-4347913 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newschina-invites-analytica-to-develop-municipal-wastewater-treatment-facilities-4347913 China has invited Analytica Bio-Energy to design and build municipal wastewater treatment facilities for population centres throughout the country. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Xylem introduces ozone-enhanced filtration system for wastewater treatment http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-introduces-ozone-enhanced-filtration-system-for-wastewater-treatment-4347836 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsxylem-introduces-ozone-enhanced-filtration-system-for-wastewater-treatment-4347836 American water technology firm Xylem has introduced a new ozone-enhanced biologically active filtration system and multi-barrier solution for municipal wastewater treatment. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Cross River state in Nigeria signs deal for Ogoja water project http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscross-river-state-in-nigeria-signs-deal-for-ogoja-water-project-4346566 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscross-river-state-in-nigeria-signs-deal-for-ogoja-water-project-4346566 The Cross River State Government in Nigeria has signed a N2.6bn ($17m) contract with China-based CGC Nigeria for the construction of Ogoja water scheme. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sound Global acquires water and sewage treatment facilities in China http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssound-global-acquires-water-and-sewage-treatment-facilities-in-china-4346198 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssound-global-acquires-water-and-sewage-treatment-facilities-in-china-4346198 Integrated water and wastewater treatment services provider Sound Global has acquired Bazhong Best Environmental Investment in China. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:09:00 GMT MWH Global to undertake Cary/Apex water facility upgrades in North Carolina http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmwh-global-to-undertake-caryapex-water-facility-upgrades-in-north-carolina-4344925 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsmwh-global-to-undertake-caryapex-water-facility-upgrades-in-north-carolina-4344925 MWH Global will carry out the upgrades at the Cary/Apex Water Treatment Facility in North Carolina, US, under a contract awarded by the town of Cary. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:28:00 GMT BluMetric to supply oil-water separators for Panama Canal expansion project http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsblumetric-to-supply-oil-water-separators-for-panama-canal-expansion-project-4343788 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsblumetric-to-supply-oil-water-separators-for-panama-canal-expansion-project-4343788 BluMetric Environmental has been awarded a contract to supply six oil-water separators for the third set of locks on the Panama Canal project in Panama. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT California passes $7.5bn water plan http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscalifornia-passes-75bn-water-plan-4344114 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscalifornia-passes-75bn-water-plan-4344114 California has passed a $7.5bn water plan that envisages development of infrastructure in the state in the midst of a drought. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:29:00 GMT Sulzer Pumps-State-of-the-Art Pumping Solutions for Water Applications http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-pumps-solutions-water-applications/ http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-pumps-solutions-water-applications/ As a global leader in pump design and manufacturing, Sulzer Pumps is recognised for delivering excellent product quality and performance reliability for the most critical applications in the water an... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT