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HSL Constructor Pte Ltd to build third desalination plant at Tuas

30-11-2015

National water agency PUB has selected HSL Constructor Pte Ltd as the Contractor for the construction of Singapore's third desalination plant at Tuas. The plant is expected to commence operations in 2017 and will add another 30 million gallons, or 136,000 cubic metres, of water per day (mgd) to Singapore's water supply. It will be owned and …

PUB trials smarter system for flood detection during Northeast Monsoon

30-11-2015

National water agency PUB is exploring smarter ways to detect floods this monsoon season. A trial project in collaboration with A*STAR's Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), the flood detection system utilises image analytics technology to scan real-time PUB CCTV footage and detect images with flood waters. This will complement PUB's flood …

BioGill appoints first distributor in Taiwan

27-11-2015

BioGill Asia has announced that Crossbond Corporation is the first BioGill Distributor appointed in Taiwan. With more than 20 years’ experience in the water industry, Crossbond is now providing the BioGill technology to improve pond water and to treat a variety of wastewaters from food & beverage processing, sewage and grease …

Further industrial-scale deployment of Lewabrane in Europe

26-11-2015

The reverse osmosis separation elements produced by specialty chemicals company LANXESS have again proven their worth in practice: some 400 Lewabrane elements have been reliably treating brackish water in a new industrial-scale plant in Serbia for one year now. They are being used to treat water from the Danube for a refinery in Pančevo operated …