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Okotok town in Canada seeks additional funds to build water pipeline
31 October, 2014
The town of Okotoks in Alberta, Canada, has applied for $36m in financial assistance under Alberta’s Water for Life...
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San Antonio City Council in US approves 142-mile water pipeline project
Friday, October 31, 2014 San Antonio City Council has approved a contract with Vista Ridge Consortium for construction of a 142-mile pipeline, which will transport water from Burleson County to the city in Texas,...

Suez Environnement to construct two desalination and wastewater treatment facilities in Middle East
Thursday, October 30, 2014 French utility company Suez Environnement’s subsidiary Degrémont has secured two contracts to build two wastewater and desalination projects in the Middle East....

Thames super-sewer project faces judicial challenges in UK
Thursday, October 30, 2014 The £4bn Thames Tideway Tunnel (TTT) project in the UK is facing legal challenges as environmental group Thames Blue-Green Economy and Southwark Council have sought a judicial review of...

Calgon Carbon to supply granular activated carbon to Seoul water plant in South Korea
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Samsung C&T, the parent company of the Samsung Group, has awarded a contract to US-based Calgon Carbon to supply granular activated carbon (GAC) for a plant that supplies potable water in...

Seoul Waterworks Research Institute looks to commercialise corrosion-reducing technology in water pipes
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Seoul Waterworks Research Institute in South Korea has entered into an agreement with steelmaker COSCO for a joint research project to explore commercialisation of advanced steel...

Huntsville Utilities to invite bids for $100m water treatment plant in US
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 US-based Huntsville Utilities is seeking a proposal to build a $100m water treatment plant beside the Tennessee River....

India starts Yamuna River cleanup project
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Delhi Jal Board, the water supply authority in the Indian national capital, has launched the first phase of its 59km interceptor sewer project, in an effort to keep the Yamuna River...

Dubai awards $29.4m contract to strengthen water distribution network
Monday, October 27, 2014 Dubai’s state-owned Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a AED108m ($29.4m) contract for construction of a 16km main water distribution network between Jebel Ali town and...

Severn Trent Water set to complete Condover sewerage system in UK
Monday, October 27, 2014 UK-based Severn Trent Water is set to complete a sewage system in Condover near Shrewsbury, which will improve capacity in the...

Hitachi, Veolia and ArabCo consortium wins $223m EPC contract for Iraq desalination plant
Friday, October 24, 2014 A consortium of Japan’s Hitachi, French company Veolia and Egyptian engineering firm ArabCo has won a JPY24bn ($223m) order from the Iraqi Ministry of Municipalities and Public Works...


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Press Releases

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...

New Address for KISTERS in Aachen
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 by KISTERS KISTERS is moving to a new headquarters in Aachen on 27...

NSF International Independent Lab for US Coast Guard BWMS to Include American Bureau of Shipping
Monday, June 02, 2014 by NSF International The NSF International independent laboratory (IL), the first designated by the US Coast Guard (USCG) to test ballast water management systems (BWMS) for US type approval, will now include...

Verderflex Dura 5 and Dura 7 Win Ringier Technology Innovation Award
Friday, May 30, 2014 by Verderflex World Pumps China magazine, published by Ringier Trade Media Ltd, has announced Verder Liquids BV as the winner of the 2014 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards for the pumps and valves...

Lubrication Engineers Release Free White Paper on Water-technology.net
Thursday, May 22, 2014 by Lubrication Engineers Protecting your equipment and using high-quality lubricants - which have been chosen wisely and cared for properly for each piece of equipment - can prolong equipment life, as well as reduce...

WISKI User Conference 2014: Book Your Accommodation
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 by KISTERS KISTERS invites you to the WISKI User Conference 2014, 24-25 June. Please hurry to register!...


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