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Cool water key to clean green tomatoes

01-04-2016

A refrigeration company that made its name chilling millions of cases of wine is turning its attention to growing tomatoes in the Australian Outback. Cold Logic has won a $1 million contract with Sundrop Farms to refrigerate desalinated water for a state-of-the-art irrigation system in rural South Australia. Sundrop Farms will open its first …

IMCD opens office in Japan

31-03-2016

IMCD N.V., a leading speciality chemicals and food ingredients distributor, opens an office in Tokyo, Japan. This opening marks the latest of a succession of steps that IMCD has taken to build a stronghold in Asia-Pacific. Mr. Shunsaku Kubo is appointed Managing Director IMCD Japan effective 1 April 2016. Mr. Kubo holds a Bachelor degree of …

Aiken, SC, Selects InfoMaster GIS-Centric Smart Asset Management Solution

30-03-2016

Innovyze Software to Help Optimize Asset Use and Performance and Extend Asset Life at Maximum Savings Innovyze has announced that the City of Aiken, South Carolina, has chosen industry-leading InfoMaster Suite software to help plan and manage its infrastructure assets. The decision helps the City leverage its investment in ArcGIS technology from …

Envirosight Offers New Sewer Zoom Camera Buyer’s Guide.

30-03-2016

The company that pioneered zoom camera technology has just published a new resource, the Sewer Zoom Camera Buyer’s Guide. This complimentary guide tackles all the major zoom camera performance attributes in a comprehensive, easy-to-understand format. The guide prepares decision makers to ask the right questions during equipment …

Interoperability is a key for smart water management

29-03-2016

TÜV SÜD will present the key outcomes of the working group “Interoperability” on the 6th annual conference of the Smart Water Networks Forum “Accelerating SMART Water” from 5-6 of April in London. SWAN is a worldwide industry forum promoting the use of data technologies in water networks. Smart water solutions, …

Register Today for Great Water Cities: Rainfall to Results in Action

25-03-2016

Experts will meet May 10-11 in Chicago to share perspectives and best-in-class strategies for effective stormwater management The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is encouraging stormwater professionals and interested stakeholders from across North America to register for the next installment of its Great Water Cities (GWC) dialogue series: …

Wastewater treatment system to help farmers in Asia

24-03-2016

Text by Caleb Radford An innovative wastewater treatment system that uses algae to clean water has proven to increase irrigation efficiency in rural communities at relatively low cost. The system was developed in 2014 by a group of Flinders University researchers led by Professor Howard Fallowfield (pictured below) in South Australia and is …

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 …