Editor’s pickSUEZ to design first Zone Libellule of an industrial park in China

French utility company SUEZ has won a design contract for the rehabilitation and expansion of the discharge constructed wetland at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP), the largest petrochemical platform in Asia. The contract, which represents an investment of €18.5 million, is SUEZ’s first Zone Libellule project in Asia and the largest for treating industrial wastewater. Since …

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LANXESS increases prices for its liquid purification products

With immediate effect, specialty chemicals company LANXESS will globally increase the prices for ion exchange resins, reverse osmosis membrane elements and iron oxide adsorbers for water treatment by 3%, on average. This is due to the increasing input costs, which have led to the price adjustment although these measures vary according to field of …


Singapore Budget 2017: Water prices to increase by 30% over two years

At the Singapore Government’s Budget Statement for Financial Year 2017 in Parliament yesterday, Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat delivered the news that water tariff will increase for the first time in 17 years. The increment will see prices hiking up by 30% in the next two years to fund higher costs of water production. …


Hyflux moves to bolster global competitiveness

Hyflux Ltd. (Hyflux) has announced plans to bolster its global competitiveness across three fronts. In partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), Hyflux is making investments to improve manufacturing productivity, commercialise next-generation membrane technologies and diversify from its traditional infrastructure business. …


LACROIX Sofrel adds SOFREL LS-Flow into its range of data loggers

LACROIX Sofrel, a leader in the remote management of water systems, is adding a new product to its range of data loggers. This follows the success of the SOFREL LS, the data loggers for remote meter reading and leak detection by district metering, and the SOFREL LS-V solution, which operates pressure regulating valves. The range now welcomes the …


Global wastewater diffused aerator market to grow by two-fold by 2021

Aeration is a biological process through which air or oxygen is mixed with or circulated through a liquid substance. Diffused aeration systems, also known as diffused aerators, increase dissolved oxygen levels in a liquid, and are hence highly recommended for secondary treatment in wastewater treatment systems. Owing to their high reliability, …


Mitsubishi: How the future of inverter drives the water industry ?

The challenges facing the water industry include climate change, rising energy costs, tightening legislation, population growth and increasing usage per head. The use of automated systems in order to make pumps and processes work more efficiently is helping keep pace with these demands; however, what does the future hold for one of the most …


Singapore minister assures that water tariffs will remain cost-comepetitive

Following the news of a water-tariff hike, the Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Masagos Zulkifli assures that Singapore government will ensure that the country remains cost-competitive, even with the planned water-tariff hike.  He further emphasised that efforts to enhance water efficiency in the industrial and commercial …


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