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United Envirotech forms JV with Beijing Drainage Equipment for membrane assembly plant in China
27 November, 2014
United Envirotech (UEL) has signed an agreement with Beijing Drainage Equipment (BDE) to form a joint-venture (JV) with a total paid up capital of RMB48m...
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Nuverra to build 150-mile water pipeline for ExxonMobil’s North Dakota operations
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Nuverra Environmental Solutions has secured a contract from Exxon Mobil subsidiary XTO Energy to build a 150-mile water pipeline and provide related services for Exxon’s North Dakota operations...

RWL Water to offer water treatment solution for Chile power plant
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 RWL Water has won a contract from South Korea’s STX Heavy Industries for construction of a water treatment plant for an FGD project at ENDESA CELTA power plant in Tarapaca,...

Ageing oilfields to boost demand for water treatment technologies in South East Asia, report says
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 An increasing number of old oilfields in South East Asia could boost the demand for cost-effective water treatment technologies, according to the analysis report 'Produced Water Treatment Market...

i2O Water secures £8m funds for research and development
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 UK-based Smart Water Networks technology provider i2O Water has secured funding of £8m from its investors Naxos Capital Partners, Nemadi Advisers and Ombu Group to support its expansion....

WEF and WERF seek proposals for innovative wastewater technologies
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 US-based water research and technology organisations Water Environment Federation (WEF) and Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) are calling for proposals for water technology that can...

VA Tech Wabag bags sewage treatment order in Philippines
Monday, November 24, 2014 Water and wastewater treatment company VA Tech Wabag has secured an order worth Rs1bn ($16.2m) from Maynilad Water Services,...

Indian city to implement drinking water project
Monday, November 24, 2014 Indian Government-owned Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) has sanctioned Rs4,150m ($67.3m) for implementation of a potable water project in the Odisha...

ADB provides support to Sound Global for Chinese water infrastructure projects
Friday, November 21, 2014 Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed an agreement with Chinese water treatment firm Sound Global to provide a $300m loan for improvement of rural wastewater management infrastructure....

Texas allocates funds for water supply projects
Friday, November 21, 2014 Texas Water Development Board has approved $45m in financial grants for five water and wastewater projects in the state, of which $3,665,000 has been allocated for rural water supply...

IBM and Veolia team up to offer digital solutions to improve urban municipal systems
Thursday, November 20, 2014 IBM and Veolia have formed a new partnership to integrate digital technology to offer a solution, which can improve water, energy and waste management services of municipal...

Texas invites applications for loans for water infrastructure development
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) in the US has announced that it has started taking applications under the new State Water Implementation Fund for Texas (SWIFT) programme, which will...

San Diego approves $2.5bn plan to recycle wastewater for drinking
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 San Diego City Council in California, US, has unanimously voted in favour of a $2.5bn plan for a sewage purification system to ensure a more reliable and long-term supply of water in the...

UMass Amherst in US receives grant for water research
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 The University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst in the US has received a $5.6m grant to develop a new way to purify municipal water in place of...

Metito to introduce advanced water purification and desalination technology
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 UAE-based water management solutions provider Metito will invest in Thermal Purification Technologies (TPTec) to gain access to the latter’s patented Low Temperature Distillation (LTDis)...

Scottish Water and CENSIS join Strathclyde University for water technology project
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Scottish Water has joined in an academic partnership with the University of Strathclyde and CENSIS, the Scottish Innovation Centre for Sensors and Imaging Systems, aiming to develop new...

Pittsburgh renews water management services deal with Veolia
Monday, November 17, 2014 The Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (PWSA) Board of Directors in the US has approved a one-year contract extension with Veolia, under which the company will continue to provide water...

California American Water receives approval to build test slant well for desalination plant in US
Monday, November 17, 2014 California Coastal Commission in the US has approved the application from the local water utility, California American Water, for construction of a test slant well for its proposed...

UK EA fines Southern Water Services £500,000 for polluting Kent watercourse
Friday, November 14, 2014 The UK’s Environment Agency (EA) has fined Southern Water Services £500,000, after the agency's investigation found the firm guilty of releasing untreated sewage into the Swalecliffe...

Dow Water & Process Solutions to use IBM solution for customer app
Friday, November 14, 2014 Dow Water & Process Solutions (DW&PS), a unit of Dow Chemical, will use IBM's cloud solution for the development of a new customer service...

CITIC and KKR offer $1.5bn to buy United Envirotech
Thursday, November 13, 2014 Chinese conglomerate CITIC and US private equity firm KKR have teamed to buy Singapore-based water treatment company United Envirotech for $1.5bn....


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