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 Foz Aguas 5 opens wastewater treatment plant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsfoz-aguas-5-opens-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-rio-de-janeiro-brazil-4932377 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsfoz-aguas-5-opens-wastewater-treatment-plant-in-rio-de-janeiro-brazil-4932377 The Deodoro wastewater treatment plant owned and operated by Foz Aguas 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has opened in time for the Olympics, which will be held from 5 to 21 August this year. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Fathom, Accelerate H2O and ATI to develop Water Technology Demonstration Hub http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsfathom-accelerate-h2o-and-ati-to-develop-water-technology-demonstration-hub-4929282 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsfathom-accelerate-h2o-and-ati-to-develop-water-technology-demonstration-hub-4929282 Arizona-based Fathom Water Management, the software-as-a-service provider for water utilities, has collaborated with Accelerate H2O and Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) to establish the Innovative Water Technology Demonstration Hub for Data and Inst… Mon, 20 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sulzer Delivers Turbocompressors Within 36 Hours http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/monitoring/watergroup/pressturbocompressors-36-hours.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/monitoring/watergroup/pressturbocompressors-36-hours.html Failures of a single blower or compressor may jeopardize the functioning of a wastewater treatment plant. With the recently launched fast-track process, Sulzer can ship its highly efficient HST turbocompressors to a treatment plant within 36 hours. Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:10:00 GMT Porvair donates water filtration system to Kenyan school http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsporvair-donates-water-filtration-system-to-kenyan-school-4927948 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsporvair-donates-water-filtration-system-to-kenyan-school-4927948 Hampshire-based filtration equipment provider Porvair Filtration Group has donated a new filtration system to the Olpalagilagi Primary School in Maasai Mara, Kenya to enable the staff and pupils to safely filter their own spring water. Sun, 19 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Water Replenishment District of Southern California to build $110m water treatment plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswater-replenishment-district-of-southern-california-to-build-110m-water-treatment-plant-4927747 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswater-replenishment-district-of-southern-california-to-build-110m-water-treatment-plant-4927747 The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) has signed an agreement with J.F. Shea Construction for the construction of a $110m water treatment plant. Sun, 19 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Interview with gas operator Jemena http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/monitoring/watergroup/4947526901001.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/monitoring/watergroup/4947526901001.html Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:46:00 GMT SAK Construction awarded $21.7m worth pipeline rehabilitation projects http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssak-construction-awarded-217m-worth-pipeline-rehabilitation-projects-4927966 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssak-construction-awarded-217m-worth-pipeline-rehabilitation-projects-4927966 SAK Construction (SAK), a pipeline rehabilitation and tunneling services contractor, has commenced work on $21.7m worth of contracts secured in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. regions. Thu, 16 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Welsh water signs agreement with Open Energi http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswelsh-water-signs-agreement-with-open-energi-4927950 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newswelsh-water-signs-agreement-with-open-energi-4927950 Welsh Water has signed an agreement with Open Energi to share flexible energy demand from equipment across its network and help manage peaks and troughs in power supply and demand across the UK. Wed, 15 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT CORTEC Manifold Systems expands manufacturing facility http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscortec-manifold-systems-expands-manufacturing-facility-4919863 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newscortec-manifold-systems-expands-manufacturing-facility-4919863 CORTEC, a manufacturer of API compact ball valves and manifolds, has expanded its CORTEC Manifold Systems (CMS) Lafayette manufacturing facility and moved to new location in Port Allen, Louisiana. Thu, 09 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Itron signs contract with Malian Drinking Water Supply Management Company http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsitron-signs-contract-with-malian-drinking-water-supply-management-company-4919861 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsitron-signs-contract-with-malian-drinking-water-supply-management-company-4919861 Itron, a technology and services company dedicated to use of energy and water, has signed a contract with the Malian Drinking Water Supply Management Company (SOMAGEP-SA), a provider of water to 160,000 customers in Mali in Western Africa, to help th… Thu, 09 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT LuminUltra, Microbe Detectives form multi-year partnership http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsluminultra-microbe-detectives-form-multi-year-partnership-4919866 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsluminultra-microbe-detectives-form-multi-year-partnership-4919866 LuminUltra, a Canada-based firm providing microbiological monitoring and control solutions, and Microbe Detectives, a Wisconsin-based firm provider of applied metagenomics services for water and wastewater systems, have entered into a multi-year part… Thu, 09 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT South Fork Water Treatment Plant, Nanaimo, British Columbia http://www.water-technology.net/projects/south-fork-water-treatment-plant-nanaimo-british-columbia/ http://www.water-technology.net/projects/south-fork-water-treatment-plant-nanaimo-british-columbia/ The South Fork Water Treatment Plant (WTP), located 12km south-west of Nanaimo,British Columbia, Canada, has a water treatment capacity of 116 million litres a day. Tue, 07 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Optimisation of Water Treatment using Zeta Potential http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/monitoring/optimisation-water-treatment-zeta/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/monitoring/optimisation-water-treatment-zeta/ Drinking water in the US and developed nations of the world is treated to remove contamination of foreign materials, both mineral and organic. Tue, 07 Jun 2016 08:08:00 GMT WaterGroup-Reducing Water Loss http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/monitoring/watergroup/ http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/monitoring/watergroup/ WaterGroup does whatever it takes to help companies and water authorities secure water and save money through cost-effective and sustainable solutions. Our unique feature is that we provide complete end-to-end solutions to meet your needs. Mon, 06 Jun 2016 11:33:00 GMT Sulzer Sharpens the Offering of Agitators to the Wastewater Industry with Scaba TreatX http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/pressscaba-treatx.html http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/equipment/sulzer-wt/pressscaba-treatx.html Through its well-known brand Scaba, Sulzer has successfully delivered dry-installed agitators for several decades. The new Scaba TreatX concept, with a comprehensive range of standardised Scaba agitators, takes the Sulzer offering one step further. Mon, 06 Jun 2016 08:00:00 GMT Pumping Solutions for Desalination and Water Reuse http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/pumping-solutions-sulzer/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/equipment/pumping-solutions-sulzer/ As a global leader in pump design and manufacture, Sulzer is recognized for delivering the excellent product quality and performance reliability for the most critical applications in desalination and water reuse Sun, 05 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Aclara wins major contract with Missouri American Water http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsaclara-wins-major-contract-with-missouri-american-water-4919946 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsaclara-wins-major-contract-with-missouri-american-water-4919946 Aclara, a supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to water, gas and electric utilities globally, has secured a contract with its engagement by Missouri American Water to offer, install and service its Synergize STAR Network for Advanced Meterin… Thu, 02 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT BioShaft Water Technology to ship four Standard Containerized Systems http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsbioshaft-water-technology-to-ship-four-standard-containerized-systems-4917092 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsbioshaft-water-technology-to-ship-four-standard-containerized-systems-4917092 BioShaft Water Technology will ship four Standard Containerized Systems this month. Thu, 02 Jun 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… Thu, 02 Jun 2016 15:46:00 GMT New Jersey town Little Egg Harbor uses Sensus technology to monitor water metres http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-jersey-town-little-egg-harbor-uses-sensus-technology-to-monitor-water-metres-4917068 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsnew-jersey-town-little-egg-harbor-uses-sensus-technology-to-monitor-water-metres-4917068 Little Egg Harbor Municipal Utilities Authority (LEHMUA) has implemented Sensus’ FlexNet communication network to offer accurate and reliable service and monitor all of its 9,000 water metres. Wed, 01 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT