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​NTU develops energy saving filters for wastewater treatment

08-07-2016

New nano filters use five times less energy than current reverse osmosis process Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) have invented a new type of nanofilter that could reduce the energy needed to treat wastewater by up to five times. Typically, for the last steps of water purification in a wastewater treatment process, …

Evoqua and Its Neptune Benson Business Acquire VAF Filtration Systems

08-07-2016

Evoqua Water Technologies and its recently acquired Neptune Benson business today announced the acquisition of VAF Filtration Systems, a leading screen filtration manufacturer based in Arvada, CO. VAF, founded in 1985, engineers and manufactures automatic self-cleaning water filters and control valves for a variety of industrial and municipal …

Editor’s pickA Minute with Yaniv Schmidt, Director of Solutions, IDE Technologies

06-07-2016

Following our chat with Frédéric Théry from Veolia Water Technologies, WWA caught up with Yaniv Schmidt, Director of Solutions at IDE Technologies. 1. Many countries in APAC and especially SEA are facing huge problems related to water due to climate change. How can IDE Technologies help to mitigate these issues as a …

De Nora Water Technologies to Debut at SIWW Following Acquisitions

04-07-2016

De Nora, a multinational leader in sustainable technologies, today announced it will join Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) for the first time since its acquisitions, as the business sets in motion growth plans for Singapore and Asia. After acquiring several sector companies in 2015, De Nora formed the De Nora Water Technologies division …

Editor’s pickSingapore International Water Week to showcase smart water technologies

30-06-2016

PUB to achieve greater efficiency in water resource planning and operations by integrating the use of smart water technologies in Singapore’s water management The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) today shared its plans to focus on the growing smart water technologies market at the upcoming SIWW 2016. PUB, Singapore’s national …

From zero to 2 million

30-06-2016

In nearly 40 years, Flowtec has become the global market leader in the field of electromagnetic flow measuring technology Since 1977, our company has produced over two million electromagnetic flowmeters. That is more than any other manufacturer. This magic number stands for high-quality measuring technology and, above all, satisfied customers in …

Editor’s pickSurging 28%, US Municipal Water Infrastructure Forecast Reaches $532 Billion

30-06-2016

Capital expenditures (CAPEX) for U.S. municipal water & wastewater utilities - including spending on pipes, plants, and pumps - are expected to exceed $532 billion between 2016 and 2025, according to new forecasts from Bluefield Research. This new outlook, which draws heavily from planned utility budgets, represents an almost 28% increase over …

EMCO WHEATON KEEPS TANKERS ON THE ROAD

29-06-2016

To extend the life of tank truck equipment and reduce running costs, Emco Wheaton’s aftermarket service and support network comprises fully trained mobile technicians and service centres across the UK and Ireland, ensuring the long-term performance and safety of systems and products supplied. From basic services to total care packages, Emco …