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Cardinal Contractors to upgrade water treatment facility in Texas, US
31 March, 2015
US based specialty construction and infrastructure firm Cardinal Contractors has won a new contract worth $16m to increase the capacity of a water treatment plant in Abilene,...
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CH2M HILL and Singapore partner to tackle water scarcity in Jaipur city of India
Monday, March 30, 2015 US based environmental and engineering consultant CH2M HILL has agreed to offer technical and integrated water management leadership services to Jaipur city in Rajasthan, India, in...

EIB offers loan to strengthen wastewater infrastructure in Belgium
Friday, March 27, 2015 The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a loan agreement for €100m with the water utility TMVW (Tussen-gemeentelijke Maatschappij der Vlaanderen voor Waterbedeling –...

EU takes UK to court for failure to ensure proper wastewater treatment
Friday, March 27, 2015 The European Commission has decided to refer the UK to EU Court of Justice for its failure to ensure proper treatment of urban wastewater in 17 of its agglomerations....

Laing O’Rourke Imtech JV wins contract to upgrade UK wastewater treatment project
Thursday, March 26, 2015 Laing O'Rourke Imtech joint venture (JV) has secured a £171m contract from United Utilities for modernisation of Davyhulme Waste Water Treatment Works in Manchester,...

ORNL and UT researchers invent new energy-efficient desalination technology
Thursday, March 26, 2015 Researchers from US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the University of Tennessee (UT) have developed an energy efficient desalination technology....

Global agricultural firm to implement Desalitech RO system
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 US based water treatment solution provider Desalitech has signed a deal to install a ReFlex(TM) reverse osmosis (RO) system at a global agricultural company's Lubbock, Texas...

Hyflux wins EPC contract for Oman’s desalination project
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Integrated water solution provider Hyflux has won a turnkey engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for an independent water project from Oman Power and Water Procurement...

USAID awards $1bn water service contract to Engility
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 US Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded a $1bn Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) multiple-award contract to technology service provider Engility...

California earmarks $1bn emergency package to fight drought
Monday, March 23, 2015 California has announced $1bn emergency package to strengthen US state’s drought resiliency and to ensure water supplies for the...

UK Government backs Oxford University's water research project
Monday, March 23, 2015 The UK Government has partnered with the University of Oxford to work on a water research project that can ensure safe and reliable access to potable water in Africa and South Asia. ...


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Dosing Pumps Essential to Maintaining Chinese Semi-Conductor Manufacturing Growth
Monday, February 02, 2015 by Verderflex China is one the world's largest manufacturers of electronics and the largest consumer of semi-conductor products, accounting for around 40% of global...

Keep Electric Motors Running with the Right Grease at the Right Time
Monday, February 02, 2015 by Lubrication Engineers A high-performance lubricant from Lubrication Engineers (LE) properly selected for the specific application and type of equipment is the first step in ensuring long-lasting operation of an...

Lubrication Engineers Changes Part Numbers
Monday, February 02, 2015 by Lubrication Engineers Lubrication Engineers (LE) has updated its computer system, which required a change in its internal lubrication part numbers beginning in late...

Parker Hannifin Filtration Group Supplies Water Purification Equipment to World's Largest Ebola Treatment Center
Friday, January 30, 2015 by Parker Hannifin Filtration Group Parker Hannifin Corporation has partnered with Christian NGO-based SIM and Water Missions International to supply water purification equipment for the ongoing Ebola crisis in Monrovia, Liberia....

NSF International Appoints Drinking Water Filtration Products General Manager
Monday, January 26, 2015 by NSF International Global public health organisation NSF International has appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., to general manager of Filtration Products under its Global Water...

Parker Releases Free White Paper on Water-technology
Thursday, October 02, 2014 by Parker Hannifin Filtration Group Parker offers a variety of filters and filter cartridges to produce the high-purity water needed to prevent the spread of infections, improve the performance of health and beauty products,...

NSF Acquires Jana Laboratories’ Testing Assets
Thursday, August 28, 2014 by NSF International NSF International has acquired the laboratory portion of Jana Laboratories Inc, an engineering consulting and laboratory testing firm, which serves the global water and plastic pipe industries....

NSF Develops Water Treatment Device Standard
Thursday, August 28, 2014 by NSF International Worldwide public health and safety organisation NSF International has certified 56 water treatment devices to the first American National Standard developed to address consumer concerns...

Verderflex Dura Hose Pump Replaces Troubled Diaphragm Metering Pump
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 by Verderflex The challenge: a water treatment plant in the US state of Georgia uses several wells to provide its residents and industries with fresh...

New Qdos 60 Metering Pump for High-Accuracy Applications
Monday, June 30, 2014 by Watson-Marlow Pumps Group Following the highly successful launch of the revolutionary Qdos 30 peristaltic metering pump, Watson-Marlow Pumps Group is now introducing the larger Qdos 60...


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