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ORNL and UT researchers invent new energy-efficient desalination technology
26 March, 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....
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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,...

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...

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...

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...

Egypt and Sudan forms co-operation deal with Ethiopia over sharing of Nile waters
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Egypt has signed a co-operation agreement with Ethiopia and Sudan over sharing of water resources from the Nile...

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. ...

Cincinnati Water selects Wipro as IT partner to streamline its billing and services
Friday, March 20, 2015 US based utility Greater Cincinnati Water Works (GCWW) has selected India based information technology company Wipro as its partner to improve its CRM, Billing and Service Bureau...

GE to install mobile water filtration system at GVEA's power plant in Alaska
Friday, March 20, 2015 US based Golden Valley Electric Association (GVEA) has awarded a contract to General Electric’s Power & Water unit (GE Power & Water) to install a mobile water filtration at its coal-fired...

OriginOil receives certification for industrial wastewater treatment solution
Thursday, March 19, 2015 US based technology firm OriginOil has received certification for its PRIME product that they can cut down contaminants in produced water for reuse during the oil recovery process of cyclic...

Pipeline construction completed for $841m water supply project in Colorado, US
Thursday, March 19, 2015 Southern Delivery System (SDS), which is one of the largest water supply projects in western US, has completed construction of the 50 miles pipeline in...

Researchers claim imperfect graphene membranes can help in development of better water filter
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Defective graphene membranes can help in developing water filtering and desalination membranes and hydrogen fuel cells in the future, according to researchers from...

Hong Kong plans $1.1bn desalination project to meet water shortage
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Hong Kong has planned a HK$9.3bn ($1.19bn) desalination project to avoid the risk of future droughts in the...

Integrated research facility to open at Canadian wastewater treatment plant
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 The University of Calgary and City of Calgary will launch a $38.5m Advancing Canadian Wastewater Assets (ACWA) facility at the Pine Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Alberta,...

Siemens partners with Silver Bullet to offer chemical free water treatment to building customers
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Siemens has signed an agreement with Silver Bullet Water Treatment to broaden its water treatment offering to commercial and industrial...

Nexus eWater receives global certification for water recycling technology in the US
Monday, March 16, 2015 US-Australian firm Nexus eWater has received global certification for its On-Site Home Water Recycling system for use in California, US....

Sunstone Water partners with STW Water for muncipal wastewater treatment solution in US
Monday, March 16, 2015 STW Water Process & Technologies (STW Water) has signed an agreement with Sunstone Water Group to commercialise the latter's patented advanced wastewater treatment technology for municipal usage...

Singapore plans to build third desalination facility to meet water demands
Friday, March 13, 2015 Singapore plans to develop a third desalination plant at Tuas to meet the country's growing water...

ICAP Patent Brokerage licenses Ecosphere’s Ozonix water treatment technology
Friday, March 13, 2015 ICAP Patent Brokerage has licensed Advanced Oxidation Process (AOP) technology from Ecosphere Technologies....

Royal HaskoningDHV wins water supply contract in Vietnam
Thursday, March 12, 2015 Royal HaskoningDHV has signed a €2.7m contract with Center for Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (CERWASS) of the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to set up two new...


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