Editor’s pickWater infrastructure is more than piping and dams; they include forests and wetlands as well

A stream runs through a forest in the Torres del Paine National Park, Chile. Image credit Willem Shepherd/Unsplash Around the world, water infrastructure is beginning to fail. Reservoirs in Sao Paolo, Brazil, are nothing more than caked mud and another drought has been predicted. Three storms wrecked havoc in the United States (U.S.) in 2017, and chaos reigned in Bangkok, Thailand, as floods …

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Jyvaskylä Energy Finland turn to TaKaDu to enhance water network efficiency

Finland’s Jyväskylä Energy Group, Central Finland’s largest city’s water utility, has turned to TaKaDu to increase the visibility of its water network, making it TaKaDu’s first customer in Finland. As part of a three-year contract, TaKaDu’s central event management solution will be deployed in the Finnish …


SIWW 2018

LG Sonic algae control proven safe for Zooplankton

A recent study commissioned by the Dutch water board and conducted by Ecofide, a research agency, found that there are no negative effects of ultrasonic sound waves on Zooplankton from the MPC-Buoy. …


Schneider Electric

PolyCera Membranes completes Series A funding round

PolyCera® Membranes, which develops and markets next-generation membrane technology for industrial wastewater treatment and process separation, has completed a US$9 million Series A funding round that will enable the company to make immediate investments to build out its global manufacturing, R&D and sales capabilities. The Series A …


Mueller debuts smarter hydrant

Mueller Water Products, Inc., will soon debut a “smarter” hydrant. The new hydrant not only provides life-saving fire protection but monitors pressure and detects leaks in the water …


Aquarion Group consolidates operating companies

Aquarion Group, a leading provider of advanced water treatment solutions and technologies for industry, has announced that it has integrated all its operating companies under the H + E Group. This move has enabled Aquarion, which recently received funding of more than €15 million from the Sustainable Growth Fund, to strengthen and streamline …


SIWW 2018: Product highlights

Some of the product highlights at this year's Singapore International Water Week. Find out more in the upcoming July/August issue of Water and Wastewater Asia Festo at B2-H22 Quarter turn …


Black & Veatch appointed one of the independent inspectors of Hong Kong’s …

The Water Supplies Department (WSD) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has appointed Black & Veatch as one of the independent inspectors of Hong Kong’s reservoirs. Hong Kong’s 7.3 million residents rely on the WSD for safe, reliable drinking water. Black & Veatch will be responsible for assessing …


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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.