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Water industry leader to join Micromet

23-03-2016

Water industry leader Andy Roberts will join emerging wastewater management company Micromet as CEO. Roberts will finish as CEO of South Australian-based cluster the Water Industry Alliance in May. Micromet this month signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Chinese industrial group Dadongwu in Adelaide is setting up a manufacturing plant in …

SPIRAL WATER MOVES HEADQUARTERS TO LARGER FACILITY TO ACCOMMODATE GROWTH

23-03-2016

Spiral Water Technologies, a developer of advanced filtration solutions for difficult-to-treat waters, has moved its corporate headquarters to an expanded facility in San Rafael, California. The Bay Area company, whose award-winning system has attracted international attention, will use the expanded space to accommodate its growing operations …

Santa Clara Valley Water District Selects InfoWorks ICM

23-03-2016

Smart Water Solution to Support Integrated Water Management for One of California’s Largest Countywide Agencies Innovyze has announced that Santa Clara Valley Water District (SCVWD), the primary water resources agency for Santa Clara County, California, has selected InfoWorks ICM, the industry’s leading integrated catchment modeling …

GE and American Water Announce Digital Initiative to Help Solve Urgent Water Challenges

23-03-2016

GE (NYSE: GE) and American Water today announced they have formed a new digital initiative to identify and explore advances in the Industrial Internet of Things to help solve pressing challenges in the water industry and help lead the country toward a smarter water future. GE is the world’s leading digital industrial company, and American …

GE Highlights Water Commitments on Building Sustainable Water Future

23-03-2016

In observance of today’s World Water Day, GE (NYSE: GE) will be participating in a White House Water Summit to build a sustainable water future through science and technology. GE—a premiere technology provider tackling tough, complex global water issues through innovation solutions—is also highlighting four water commitments over …

Water standards for better jobs

23-03-2016

According to UN-Water, almost half the world's workforce – 1.5 billion people – is employed in water-related sectors and nearly all jobs depend on water and those that ensure its safe delivery. Yet the millions of people who work in water are often not recognized or protected by basic labour rights.Enough good-quality water can change …

Water Environment Federation Announces White House Water Commitments

23-03-2016

WEF Executive Director Eileen O’Neill will attend today’s White House Water Summit in Washington, DC In celebration of World Water Day, the Water Environment Federation (WEF) announces its participation in today’s White House Water Summit and specific contributions to this long-term effort. The White House is hosting a special …