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WaterSmart Innovations Conference & Expo Draws 1,000 Water Professionals to Las Vegas

11-10-2016

More than 1,000 professionals working in a wide range of water-related disciplines gathered to network and share experiences and ideas at the ninth annual WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition, held October 5-7 in Las Vegas. As it has since its inception in 2008, WSI serves as a platform to help local communities achieve greater water …

Manual on how service providers and regulators can reach SDG 6

11-10-2016

Understanding and implementing the human rights principles for drinking water and sanitation has become easier today, with the launch of the International Water Association’s Manual on the Human Rights to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation for Practitioners. Service providers and regulators pay a central role in ensuring that the drinking …

Show Preview: Eco Asia Conference on Air & Water Quality

07-10-2016

Eco Expo Asia, an international trade fair on environmental protection, will feature the Eco Asia Conference on 27 October 2016 at the Seminar Room in Hall 6 of AsiaWorld-Expo this year in Hong Kong. Featured speakers include: Moderator: Mr Raymond Fong, General Manager, Environmental Management Division, Hong Kong Productivity …

CULLIGAN® LAUNCHES NEW WATER TREATMENT PLANTS FOR SEA WATER DESALINATION AND WATER REUSE

07-10-2016

Culligan, a world leader in water treatment, is introducing two new solutions for designed to alleviate water scarcity for the world’s growing population. This week, the company will launch the SW Evo Sea Water Reverse Osmosis Desalinator, a skid-mounted sea water reverse osmosis (SWRO) treatment plant suitable for municipal, commercial and …

Mueller Co. & Customers Recognized for Top Water Infrastructure Projects in 2016

06-10-2016

When Water & Wastes Digest recognized its top projects for 2016, Mueller Co. was well represented among the winners. The Company’s Mueller® and Pratt® flow control products were used in at least two of the 10 projects recognized: San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s Peninsula Pipelines Seismic Upgrade Project and …

Essbio Enhances Water Efficiency with TaKaDu’s Event Management Solution

06-10-2016

Water loss reduction and network management optimization have becoming a priority due to Chile’s seven-year drought TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Event Management solutions for the water industry, announced today that Essbio, the largest water utility in Chile’s regions outside the capital, based in Concepción city and …

Essbio Enhances Water Efficiency with TaKaDu’s Event Management Solution

06-10-2016

Water loss reduction and network management optimization have becoming a priority due to Chile’s seven-year drought TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Event Management solutions for the water industry, announced today that Essbio, the largest water utility in Chile’s regions outside the capital, based in Concepción city and …

International Desalination Association Confers Water Reuse and Conservation Awards

06-10-2016

The International Desalination Association conferred the inaugural IDA Water Reuse and Conservation Awards at its International Conference on Water Reuse and Recycling “Turning Vision into Reality”, which took place in Nice, France. Awards were presented in three categories:• Outstanding Professional in Water Reuse and …

Historic Water Scarcity and Drought Summit

05-10-2016

On 10 October 2016 in Brisbane, Australia, 200 leaders from the public and private sector, including government ministers, business and civil society leaders, and leading scientists will take part in a historic summit on water scarcity and drought.Driven both by climate change and poor water management, droughts are becoming more frequent and …