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MFT introduces containerised desalination systems powered by renewable energy

07-02-2018

Membran-Filtrations-Technik GmbH (MFT), an Aquarion Group company, has introduced containerised desalination systems for producing drinking water from either seawater or brackish water. The MFT RO 100 Desalination System is powered with only wind and solar energy, which is stored in lithium-ion batteries and has a capacity of up to 120 litres per …

The Water Council board of directors welcomes three new members

06-02-2018

Recently, The Water Council announced the appointment of three new board members to the full board of directors beginning in 2018. The new board members are national business executives with a variety of public and private sector backgrounds. These new board members are: Scott Beightol, Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP.He serves as an …

France: New series of success for Veolia’s water business

06-02-2018

After the recent successes in Ajaccio, Le Mans, and Beaune, among many others, Veolia’s Water business in France has been awarded new contracts by the La Barche inter-municipal wastewater service, as well as the city of Saint-Pierre in Reunion Island, Frontignan through Runéo, Veolia’s Reunion Island subsidiary. Together, these …

Editor’s pickWhat really drives the water treatment equipment market?

05-02-2018

Throughout 2017, demand for scarce clean water burgeoned, pushed by population booms and rapid urbanisation especially in Asia. Consequently, the water treatment equipment market grew, fuelled by the rising demand for clean water. But along with this growth came new ways of thinking, new technologies, and new strategies. By Satyajit …

CST Industries celebrates 125 years of success

02-02-2018

World’s largest and leading bolted tank and aluminium dome and cover manufacturer, CST Industries, Inc., will be celebrating 125 years of legacy this year, and will be marking 2018 with a range of activities, beginning with thanking customers around the globe as well as reflecting on its legacy across the dry bulk and liquid storage …

Aclara debuts new platform powered by Microsoft Azure®

02-02-2018

Leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas, and water utilities worldwide, Aclara, has launched an enhanced, robust version of its Aclara Adaptive Consumer Engagement (Aclara ACE®) platform, powered by the Microsoft Azure cloud. With this next generation, flexible and secure consumer engagement …

IDA becomes FAO WASAG partner

01-02-2018

The International Desalination Association (IDA) has become a partner of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and its (Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture (WASAG) initiative. “For many years, IDA has been an NGO of the United Nations. Our partnership with FAO deepens our relationship and extends …

SUEZ NWS offers Taizhou New Energy Industrial Park wastewater treatment services

31-01-2018

SUEX NWS’ subsidiary Taizhou Sino French Sewage Treatment Co., Ltd, a joint venture newly established by SUEZ NWS and Taizhou Jiulong Wastewater Treatment Plant, recently signed an asset transfer agreement with Taizhou New Energy Industrial Park’s Administration Committee to provide quality wastewater treatment services for the entire …