Editor’s pickIndia and South Africa continue to face threat of water scarcity

A thermal power plant in India. Soon, they will increasingly stiff competition from other sectors as well Water scarcity may be a term bandied around increasingly often, but it is now a very real threat to two nations standing at the forefront of efforts to reduce climate change: India and South Africa. And this threat will not come around with the same tragically familiar story of shortened …

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Singapore: SUEZ has signed a contract with PUB to clean inner drinking water …

The Singapore Public Utility Board (PUB), following a successful pilot in the nation achieved in 2016, has awarded SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions with its first operational project. Worth €1.8 to 2.4 million (US$2.2 to 2.93 million), it will also be the first Ice Pigging Project in Asia for SUEZ. Over the next three years, Singapore …


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Nomination period open for 2018 WEF Awards

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is now accepting nominations for the 2018 WEF Awards. The annual awards programme recognises individuals and organisations that contribute to the sustainability of water resources and make a profound impact on the future through involvement with water professionals and education. Recipients are nominated by …


De Nora Technologies to improve quality of water supply for 60,000 households …

De Nora Water technologies has been selected to provide safe drinking water to an estimated 60,000 households in Mandalay, Myanmar, as part of an agreement signed in September 2016 with Tobishima Cooperation for the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to enhance the water supply systems in the city with the installation of new …


Latest WEF research open access article assesses performance of gravity flow …

Evaluation of a Gravity Flow Membrane Bioreactor for Treating Municipal Wastewater by William E. Platten, Pablo Campo, Makram T. Suidan, and Albert D. Venosa, the open access article in the February 2018 issue of Water Environment Research (WER), evaluates the efficiency of a gravity flow membrane reactor to treat a municipal wastewater …


Xylem forecasts bullish growth for 2018

For their full-year 2018 revenue, Xylem Inc. has forecasted that it would be in the range of US$5.1 to US$5.2 billion, up eight to 10 per cent, including growth from previously announced acquisitions. On an organic basis, Xylem’s revenue growth is anticipated to be in the range of four to six per cent. Full-year 2018 adjusted operating …


Water once again identified as a top global risk

According to the 2018 Global Risks Report released by the World Economic Forum, water has been named one of the top five global risks in the world for the seventh consecutive year in a row. As the …


Xylem reports organic revenue increase and strong growth in 2017 4th quarter …

Leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, Xylem, Inc., has reported a fourth quarter 2017 net income of US$71 million, or US$0.40 per share. Excluding the impact of restructuring, realignment, acquisition-related charges and other special items, the Company delivered adjusted net …


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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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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.