Editor’s pickInternet of Things used to wage war on wastewater

A water treatment company is using the Internet of Things to command an army of bacteria in the battle against polluted winery wastewater. South Australian company Factor UTB has developed technology to alter the treatment environment for winery, industrial and municipal wastewater. CEO Rex Gibbs said the monitoring technology allowed the company to target and strengthen the bacteria that …

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Reshaping design by going beyond technical specifications

The Global Director, Excellence & Expertise of engineering and infrastructure advisory firm Aurecon, Dr Kourosh Kayvani, today announced the appointment of eight Design Directors as the firm continues to elevate its investment in Design as a source of competitive advantage. According to Dr Kayvani, as the world becomes increasingly complex, …


POME Asia will be launching in Q3 2016. For more information or to advertise, please contact williampang@pabloasia.com.

Thomas Wilson Joins Water Planet as Senior Vice President of Business …

Thomas Wilson, PE, MBA, has joined Water Planet, an award-winning global supplier of high-performance membrane-based water treatment solutions, as Senior Vice President of Business Development. Wilson brings to his new position more than 24 years of diverse and progressively responsible roles improving business performance, integrating …


Innovyze Releases InfoWorks ICM Generation V7.0, Taking Integrated Catchment …

Innovyze has announced the release of the V7.0 Generation of InfoWorks ICM, its comprehensive urban drainage modeling solution. InfoWorks ICM enables users to work more efficiently and get the reliable information they need to make better design and operational decisions for optimal performance. It has rapidly become the solution of choice for …


Festo Didactic makes a presence at Myanmar's Technical Vocational Education …

A two-day forum for improving TVET access, quality and management to promote employment and modernization in Myanmar was held on 15th and 16th July 2016 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. The TVET Forum was organized by the Ministry of Education and its development partners, including ADB, European Union, KfW and GIZ among others. Myanmar’s State …


Thirteen Outstanding Local Engineering Teams Lauded for Exemplary Contributions …

Acting Minister for Education (Schools) Mr. Ng Chee Meng presented the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards 2016 at the opening ceremony of the National Engineers Day (NED) 2016 The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) honoured 13 engineering teams with the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards 2016 today, recognising them …


Registration opens for Water Sector’s ‘Big Data’ Conference

'Big Data’ and the ‘Internet of Things’ are starting to affect every industry, and the water sector is no exception. The forthcoming International Water Association (IWA) Conference, entitled: ‘New Developments in IT & Water,’ will therefore provide an update on how data collection and processing is affecting the …


The World needs a “Marshall Plan” for water

Call for global leaders to act on water scarcity, as water professionals and political leaders meet to discuss how water can achieve national development priorities, the Sustainable Development Goals and adapt to climate change during African Water Week (18 – 22 July 2016) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. “To counter water scarcity and …


New water treatment device cleans up rural communities

A highly effective and cost efficient water treatment technology is poised to replace traditional disinfection systems. South Australian company Hydro-dis Water Treatment Systems’ new device provides immediate disinfection, improves the efficiency of metal removal and includes residual chlorine to reduce contamination after …


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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.

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New diaphragm valves with maximised flow rates, available in manual and pneumatically actuated versions.

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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.

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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.