Editor’s pickDigitalising water: The smart way to save

 Water - specifically, the lack of the stuff - occupies a special place in the Singaporean consciousness. We simply do not have enough space to collect and store all of the rainwater that we will need for later consumption. More than half of Singapore's daily demand has to be imported from Malaysia, by way of a 99-year water agreement. Our water situation compels us to turn to expensive …

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PUB and NEA calling over S$5 billion in tenders for Tuas Nexus

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, and the National Environment Agency (NEA) will be calling tenders with a total estimated value of more than S$5 billion over the next five years for civil, mechanical and electrical engineering works for the Tuas Nexus. Tuas Nexus – the integration of PUB’s Tuas Water Reclamation Plant …


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CleanEnviro Summit Singapore 2018 encourages innovation of environmental …

Industry leaders, global stakeholders and participants gathered at the CleanEnviro Summit Singapore (CESS) 2018 to identify, develop and share practical, replicable and scalable solutions that address environmental challenges in the context of the waste-water-energy nexus in cities of tomorrow. The summit on the 12th of July with over S$5.5 …


WER open access article describes research on mainstream nitritation-anammox …

The open access article in the July 2018 issue of Water Environment Research(WER) discusses the progress in research on mainstream nitritation‐anammox processes as well as the possibilities of future development. “In their review of mainstream nitritation/anammox wastewater treatment, Li et al. discuss the current status and major …


National Parks Board and PUB receive global tech awards

Singapore’s National Parks Board (NParks) and PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, recently received the Special Achievement in GIS (geographic information system) (SAG) award, in recognition of their innovation and excellence in applying location analytics for improving Singapore’s key public services. Selected from among …


IDA leads PUB-IDA and water reuse business forum at SIWW

The International Desalination Association (IDA) led a thought-provoking PUB-IDA Business Forum focused on Desalination and Water Reuse: Enhancing Climate Resilience for Cities as part of the 2018 Singapore International Water Week (SIWW), exploring key developments in markets around the world. His Excellency Ali Al-Hazmi, Governor of …


CleanEnviro Summit: CDE and YTL promote manufactured sands to improve project …

Batu Tiga Quarry Sdn Bhd, YTL Corporation Berhad’s quarry division, operates 15 quarry sites with 25 crushing and screening plants in Peninsular Malaysia, producing more than 21 million tons of quarry products per year. The division produces various sizes of quarry products including 20mm, 10mm, Quarry Dust, Crusher Run, Ballast, Armour …


Centre for Liveable Cities marked Singapore’s urban transformation to a …

The Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC), which celebrated 10 years this year, released a collection of 10 publications between the 8th to the 11th of July at the World Cities Summit in Singapore. CLC is a knowledge centre set up to distil, create and share knowledge on liveable and sustainable cities.The publications chart Singapore’s …


With greater commitment to water security, 8th World Water Forum sees …

The 8th edition of the World Water Forum, co-organised by the World Water Council in cooperation with the Government of Brazil, received the largest number of citizens in the event’s history. The Forum gathered some 120,000 citizens, including 12,000 delegates and experts. Participants from 172 countries were in attendance, taking part in …


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Xylem’s Flygt Experior Clog Free Pumping

The Flygt Experior pumping solution combines superior functionality of N-technology, premium efficiency motors and intelligent controls to offer the ultimate in efficient, clog-free pumping.

Glynwed/FIP: Exciting product launch coming your way in 2016

DK and DK/CP [DN 15-65]
New diaphragm valves with maximised flow rates, available in manual and pneumatically actuated versions.

DK DIALOCK DN 15-65
Equipped with the DIALOCK® system – an innovative hand wheel with an immediate and ergonomic operating locking device that allows it to be adjusted and locked in over 300 positions.

ACTUATED DK DN 15-65
A full range of pneumatically actuated versions with piston and diaphragm actuators.

Grundfos Production Site Tour

Join us for a tour at Grundfos’ production sites to experience the technical expertise and dedication that goes into manufacturing the SP pump and motor.

Peristaltic Hose Pump - Dura 55

The New Dura 55 peristaltic hose pump is the latest addition to the Dura family, offering second generation hose pump technology. It offers the market 20% more performance, high flow rates and lower maintenance, thus reducing your overall life cycle costs.

VIQUA: The Story of UV

A review of UV and its history in water treatment, how UV is used today, and the general make-up of a UV water disinfection system.