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Bentley Systems helps South Australia Water forecast water demand

14-04-2016

Bentley user South Australia Water (SA Water) delivers water and wastewater services to more than 1.5 million South Australian customers and is responsible for the management of more than AUD 19 billion worth of assets. In order to ensure customer supply, SA Water embarked on an ambitious AUD 400 million network upgrade project and took advantage …

Recipients of the 2016 Singapore International Water Week Scholarship Announced

14-04-2016

Utility leaders will participate in Singapore International Water Week, July 10-14 The Water Environment Federation (WEF), the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), and the Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF)—in partnership with the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) —are pleased to announce the …

PUB mulling 5th desalination plant on Jurong Island: Masagos

13-04-2016

Mr Masagos also announced measures to promote the use of more efficient fittings and appliances, such as the phasing out of less water-efficient taps and mixers. To further enhance Singapore’s water supply resilience, plans for a fifth desalination plant on Jurong Island are being considered by PUB, said Minister for the Environment and …

Xylem expands reliable fire protection solutions offering in Asia

13-04-2016

Renowned A-C Fire Pump brand to be manufactured in the Philippines Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company, is delivering on its commitment to meet the diverse water needs of Asia by manufacturing the A-C Fire Pump 8100 Series at its Calamba facility in the Philippines. This move addresses a critical need for a strong …

NOAA’s Chief Scientist to Speak at Great Water Cities: Rainfall to Results in Action

12-04-2016

Seats are limited for this exclusive opportunity to learn from and network with some of the world’s leading stormwater experts Dr. Richard W. Spinrad, Chief Scientist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), has joined the impressive line-up of high-level speakers for Great Water Cities 2016: Rainfall to Results in …

China BlueTech water innovation awards identify market readiness

11-04-2016

Winners to be announced at Aquatech China in Shanghai Two awards that highlight technology suited to the Chinese water and wastewater industry have been launched. The China BlueTech Awards will focus on market readiness and will be awarded to one technology company from China and one from elsewhere in the world. The Awards are the brainchild of …

ELTEC BIOPOWER Upgrades Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant in Bavaria

11-04-2016

The increasing restriction of the agricultural use of sewage sludge is associated with mounting pressure on municipalities and sewage treatment providers. Moreover, the high power needs drive up the expenses of wastewater treatment plants. Thus, more and more sewage treatment plants decide to employ energy-saving sludge stabilisation in an …