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 NSF - Military Operations Microbiological Water Purifiers http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/military-operations-microbiological-purifiers/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/military-operations-microbiological-purifiers/ The need to purify waters of unknown or variable microbiological quality is a common occurence among military and non-military government agencies, cameprs, hikers and in some developing countries without ready access to a treated water supply. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT US EPA provides funding to improve water facility in urban areas http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-epa-provides-funding-to-improve-water-facility-in-urban-areas-4322027 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-epa-provides-funding-to-improve-water-facility-in-urban-areas-4322027 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is providing $2.08m to 37 organisations in 17 states and Puerto Rico, under the Urban Waters programme. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT NSF - Complete Global Testing and Certification Services from Source to Tap http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/nsf-testing-certification-services/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/nsf-testing-certification-services/ We provide an extensive range of services for the water industry to help ensure the quality and safety of products in the marketplace. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT NSF Filtration Systems http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/nsf-filtration-systems/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/nsf-filtration-systems/ 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. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Santa Clara Valley Water District officially opens new recycling water plant in US http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssanta-clara-valley-water-district-officially-opens-new-recycling-water-plant-in-us-4322406 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssanta-clara-valley-water-district-officially-opens-new-recycling-water-plant-in-us-4322406 The Santa Clara Valley Water District in the US has opened a new water recycling plant in northern San José, California. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Verder UK-Pumps, Mixers and Lime-Handling Systems http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/verder-uk/ http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/verder-uk/ Established more than 50 years ago, Verder is a worldwide organisation of pump manufacturing and sales businesses. We specialise in pump solutions for commercial industry and the utility sectors. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Welsh Water to upgrade drinking water network in Monmouth http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswelsh-water-to-upgrade-drinking-water-network-in-monmouth-4321469 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswelsh-water-to-upgrade-drinking-water-network-in-monmouth-4321469 Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water in the UK is set to commence the final phase of its work to upgrade the drinking water network in Monmouth’s Mayhill and Osbaston areas. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT ENLACE to design new stormwater drainage system plan in Cano Martin Pena, US http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsenlace-to-design-new-stormwater-drainage-system-plan-in-cano-martin-pena-us-4321470 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsenlace-to-design-new-stormwater-drainage-system-plan-in-cano-martin-pena-us-4321470 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a grant to ENLACE to design a plan for a new stormwater drainage system along the Cano Martin Pena. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Pure Technologies to install monitoring system on Mexico water pipeline http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-pure-technologies-to-install-monitoring-system-on-mexico-water-pipeline-4320255 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-pure-technologies-to-install-monitoring-system-on-mexico-water-pipeline-4320255 Pure Inspection Technologies Mexico has won an approximately $5m contract to supply, install and commission its SoundPrint Acoustic Fiber-Optic (AFO) monitoring system in Cutzamala, Mexico on a portion of a major water pipeline delivering drinking wa… Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT World Bank approves Azerbaijan water supply loan http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-world-bank-approves-azerbaijan-water-supply-loan-4320214 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-world-bank-approves-azerbaijan-water-supply-loan-4320214 The World Bank has approved a $150m International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) loan for additional financing for Azerbaijan’s Second National Water Supply and Sanitation Project (NWSSP 2). Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT AlloyMtd Group bids for Bulacan water supply project http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-alloymtd-group-bids-for-bulacan-water-supply-project-4319012 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-alloymtd-group-bids-for-bulacan-water-supply-project-4319012 Malaysia-based infrastructure conglomorate AlloyMtd Group has announced its participation in the bidding for the PHP24.4bn ($559m) Bulacan bulk water supply project in the Philippines. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Organisations develop computerised flooding management technology http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-organisations-develop-computerised-flooding-management-technology-4319026 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-organisations-develop-computerised-flooding-management-technology-4319026 UK professional services firm WSP, Imperial College London and technology company PyTerra have developed a new computerised flood technology that is capable of managing water levels across an entire catchment. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT DEWA awards contract to improve water supply http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-dewa-awards-contract-to-improve-water-supply-4317883 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-dewa-awards-contract-to-improve-water-supply-4317883 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded an AED65m ($18m) contract for a project to increase the reliability and efficiency of water transmission networks. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Richard Miller Treatment Plant (RMTP) UV Project, Ohio http://www.water-technology.net/projects/richard-miller-treatment-plant-ohio-us/ http://www.water-technology.net/projects/richard-miller-treatment-plant-ohio-us/ Richard Miller Treatment Plant (RMTP) is a 240mgd capacity potable water treatment facility located in the California area of the city of Cincinnati, in the state of Ohio, US. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Trimble unveils latest version of water infrastructure mapping software http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-trimble-unveils-latest-version-of-water-infrastructure-mapping-software-4317887 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-trimble-unveils-latest-version-of-water-infrastructure-mapping-software-4317887 US-based GPS technology provider Trimble has unveil the modified version of its cloud-based, smart water infrastructure mapping and work management software, Trimble Connect version 1.8. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Ashdod Desalination Plant, Ashdod http://www.water-technology.net/projects/ashdod-desalination-plant-ashdod/ http://www.water-technology.net/projects/ashdod-desalination-plant-ashdod/ Ashdod desalination plant is being constructed in the coastal city of Ashdod in Israel. Mekorot Development & Enterprise, a subsidiary of Israeli water firm Mekorot, signed an agreement with the Israeli Government for the construction of the desalina… Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Gaza water line and sewage plant damaged in Israeli airstrikes http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-gaza-water-line-and-sewage-plant-damaged-in-israeli-airstrikes-4316984 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-gaza-water-line-and-sewage-plant-damaged-in-israeli-airstrikes-4316984 Israeli airstrikes have attacked the main line for al-Shati refugee camp west of Gaza City, which supplies water to over 70,000 people and is expected to take many days to repair. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT KfW to fund Jordan water projects http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-kfw-to-fund-jordan-water-projects-4316996 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-kfw-to-fund-jordan-water-projects-4316996 The Ministry of Water and Irrigation in Jordan and the German Development Bank (KfW) have signed a €30m loan agreement to improve water supply and sanitation in the country. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT AbTech develops new stormwater management technology http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-abtech-develops-new-stormwater-management-technology-4316147 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-abtech-develops-new-stormwater-management-technology-4316147 AbTech Industries has developed anti-microbial stormwater treatment technology Smart Sponge Plus to reduce the amount of pollutants and debris that are carried to waters through stormwater drain pipes. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT EU warns Italian Government over drinking water contamination http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-eu-warns-italian-government-over-drinking-water-contamination-4316046 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-eu-warns-italian-government-over-drinking-water-contamination-4316046 The European Commission will go ahead with infringement proceedings against Italy, as the government has failed to ensure that water intended for human consumption meets European standards. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT