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Texas grants funds for water and wastewater system developments
28 August, 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...
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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...

Damen Shipyards to deliver water barge for drought-stricken Morocco
Thursday, August 27, 2015 Damen Shipyards Group has won a contract to supply a Stan Pontoon 3011 Water Barge for Morocco to help the country meet its urgent water...

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...

Scottish Water to upgrade water treatment plant in Renfrewshire
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Water and sewerage services provider Scottish Water is soon to initiate upgrade works for the Muirdykes Water Treatment Works (WTW) in...

New Jersey granted $1.94bn financing to improve resiliency of water infrastructure
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 US state New Jersey has been granted permission for Critical Drinking Water and Infrastructure Resiliency Projects amounting to...

Construction on £4.2bn Thames Tideway Tunnel project to start in 2016
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Thames Water intends to start construction of the £4.2bn super sewer project, dubbed as Thames Tideway Tunnel, in London in 2016, after independent investors for financing and delivering the...

Pennsylvania American Water begins water and sewer system upgrade projects
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Pennsylvania American Water, a state subsidiary of utility giant American Water, has started construction projects, estimated to cost $9.7m in total, to upgrade its water and sewer systems...

Reiss Engineering to support development of water treatment facility in Polk County, US
Monday, August 24, 2015 Central Regional Utility Service Area (CRUSA) in Polk County, Florida, US, has selected Reiss Engineering to provide engineering services for the design, permission and construction of a new...

Chinese researchers focus on change of active bed layers in alluvial rivers to study water pollution
Monday, August 24, 2015 Researchers in China have developed a new approach to study the mechanism of water pollution in alluvial...

PUB increases drinking water supplies for Johor in Malaysia to assist during dry weather
Friday, August 21, 2015 Singapore’s national water agency, Public Utilities Board (PUB), has started delivering surplus water for drinking to Malaysian state of Johor to support it during the ongoing dry...

Pioneer Natural Resources to use treated effluents for its oil and gas operations in Texas, US
Friday, August 21, 2015 US based energy company Pioneer Natural Resources has signed a long-term $117m deal with the city of Odessa in Texas to use treated municipal wastewater from the city each day at its nearby...

Accenture deploys cloud solution for Thames Tideway Tunnel
Thursday, August 20, 2015 Technology giant Accenture has implemented the NetSuite OneWorld cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for Thames Tideway Tunnel, the construction firm building the...

Oman receives seven bids for proposed independent water projects at Sohar and Barka
Thursday, August 20, 2015 Oman has received seven bids from consortium's for its water schemes in the cities of Sohar and Barka, which are expected to cost around...

Water research agencies in US team up to develop an integrated water management approach
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Water Research Foundation (WRF) have completed a study, titled Institutional Issues for One Water Management (Project #4487), which was conducted in coordination with Water Environment...

OriginClear looking to buy more companies to strengthen its water business
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 US based water technology firm OriginClear has announced its strategic plan for the next three years during which it looks to acquire five or more water treatment service companies....

Energy Recovery to deploy pressure exchange technology for desalination facility in Morocco
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 US based technology firm Energy Recovery has won a $1.8m order for the delivery of its PX Pressure Exchanger technology at a desalination facility of the Power Drinking Water Office (ONEE) in...

Pennsylvania water utility in US fined for Clean Water Act violations
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US Department of Justice (DOJ) have penalised Delaware County Regional Water Quality Control Authority (DELCORA) in Pennsylvania for...

Thames Water uses Lanes Group invented SewerBatt technology for sewer inspections in UK
Monday, August 17, 2015 Lanes Group and Thames Water have implemented the SewerBatt acoustic inspection, which uses sound technology for assessment of sewer conditions in Thames Water network....

Perryville city to deploy UV disinfection systems for potable water treatment plant in US
Monday, August 17, 2015 City of Perryville in Missouri, US, has selected ETS-UV technology invented by water filtration and disinfection major Neptune Benson for upgrades at its drinking water treatment...

MWH Global wins contract to upgrade wastewater infrastructure in California district
Friday, August 14, 2015 US based MWH Global has won a contract from Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) in California, US for replacement of an aged and critical element of its wastewater infrastructure at the...


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