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Singapore's Public Utilities Board plans to develop fourth desalination plant
04 September, 2015
Singapore's national water agency Public Utilities Board (PUB) intends to develop the fourth desalination facility in the country to strengthen its resilience against...
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Xylem to deliver UV disinfection-based technology for wastewater treatment facility in Maryland, US
Friday, September 04, 2015 US-based water technology provider Xylem has won a contract to deliver advanced treatment technology to an existing chlorination-based wastewater treatment facility in Frederick,...

FCC Aqualia wins €2.4bn contract for Egypt’s Abu Rawash wastewater treatment plant
Thursday, September 03, 2015 The Egyptian Ministry of Urban Planning has awarded a contract worth €2.4bn to a consortium led by Spanish water management firm FCC Aqualia for design, construction and operation of Abu...

ItN Nanovation develops new filtration technology for seawater desalination
Thursday, September 03, 2015 German technology developer ItN Nanovation has completed the first laboratory tests for a new Seawater Rack, which involves use of ceramic ItN flat filter membranes for desalination...

Aquatech completes reverse osmosis desalination plant at Ghalilah, UAE
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 US-based water purification technology provider Aquatech has successfully completed construction of seawater reverse osmosis based desalination facility for the Federal Electricity &...

GE launches two pre-treatment products for desalination systems
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 US-based technology giant General Electric (GE) has launched two new products under its Procera Seawater Solutions for desalination portfolio which will facilitate pre-treatment of seawater...

Abengoa to offer sanitation system upgrades in Ciudad de la Costa city of Uruguay
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Spanish technology major Abengoa has won a project worth more than $13m from Obras Sanitarias del Estado (OSE) for delivering sanitation works in the city of Ciudad de la Costa in...

L&T Construction to develop water infrastructure projects in Rajasthan, India
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Water & Effluent Treatment Strategic Business Group (SBG) of L&T Construction has won turnkey orders worth Rs14.8bn ($224.6m) from Public Health Engineering Department, Ajmer, under the...

Crab shells effective in purifying contaminated water, say Malaysian researchers
Friday, August 28, 2015 Researchers at the Universiti Putra Malaysia have discovered that crab shells can be effective for elimination of copper and cadmium from contaminated...

Texas grants funds for water and wastewater system developments
Friday, August 28, 2015 Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) in the US has granted over $31m financial assistance for water and wastewater system upgrades and developments in parts of the...

Aquatech to deliver seawater desalination system for Sohar refinery in Oman
Thursday, August 27, 2015 US-based water technology firm Aquatech has won a contract to design and supply a multiple effect distillation (MED) seawater desalination system for the Sohar Refinery Improvement Project in...


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Sulzer Signs Worldwide Framework Agreement with Veolia Environnement
Friday, August 28, 2015 by Sulzer Pumps Sulzer has signed a three-year worldwide framework agreement with Veolia...

Hawk Measurement to Exhibit at Weftec 2015
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 by Hawk Measurement Systems Hawk Measurement is exhibiting at the 2015 Weftec exhibition which is taking place from 28 to 30 September 2015 at McCormack Place in Chicago, Illinois, US. Hawk Measurement will display...

Sulzer to Streamline Pumps Equipment Division
Monday, August 10, 2015 by Sulzer Pumps Based on the current challenging environment in the oil and gas market, Sulzer decided to take measures to streamline the manufacturing capacities of its pumps equipment...

Sulzer Supplies Pumps for Salt Caverns Storage Project in Canada
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 by Sulzer Pumps Sulzer received an order from Strathcona Storage Limited Partnership. The pumps Sulzer supplies are for the challenging application of injecting hydrocarbons at a very high pressure into...

Verderflex® Introduces New Steptronic and Vantage 5000 series at Achema 2015
Friday, May 29, 2015 by Verderflex Peristaltic pumps manufacturer Verderflex will be taking part at ACHEMA in Frankfurt, Germany between 15 and 19 June 2015, in partnership with its German distributor Verder Deutschland....

Hawk Measurement Systems to Exhibit at Oil and Gas Asia (OGA) 2015, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 by Hawk Measurement Systems Hawk Measurement Systems (HAWK) is exhibiting at the region's No.1 Oil and Gas 2015 Show (OGA), which is taking place from 2 - 4 June in Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre,...

New National Standard Helps Protect Public Water Supplies
Friday, May 01, 2015 by NSF International Global public health organisation NSF International has published the first consensus-based American National Standard to evaluate the performance of municipal water filtration technologies...

New Verderflex Dura 55 Industrial Hose Pump for Medium-Flow Applications
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Verderflex Following the highly successful, class-leading Verderflex Dura 45 hose pump, Verderflex are proud to announce an expansion to the range, the Verderflex Dura 55. This innovative, superbly...

NSF International and AWWA Launch New Sustainability Standard for Water Treatment Chemicals
Friday, April 17, 2015 by NSF International Global public health organisation NSF International and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) have published the first American National Standard for assessing the sustainability of...

Slimline Manufacturing to Take Part in this Year's Global Petroleum Show
Friday, April 10, 2015 by Slimline Manufacturing Ltd Canada Slimline Manufacturing Ltd will be taking part in this year's Global Petroleum Show....


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