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Editor’s pickIn Denmark, a wastewater treatment plant explores wastewater’s true power

22-05-2017

Marselisborg Wastewater Treatment Plant in Aarhus, Denmark. Photo credi: Aarhus Vand via Thomas Reuters Foundation Since the Marselisborg Wastewater Treatment Plant in Aarhus, Denmark, generated more energy than it needed in 2016 and became what is called a “green power station”, engineers from China to Serbia descended on it to learn …

Grundfos’ ALPHA3 brings home a Danish Design Award

19-05-2017

The Danish Design Award winners in the Business category. Photo credit: Agnete Schlichtkrull Recently in Copenhagen, His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Frederik, handed out the awards to companies and designers who value-added to Danish design solutions. The Danish Design Award consisted of 13 categories, ranging from business, to individual, …

Editor’s pickMergers & acquisitions in the global water industry underline focus

18-05-2017

Total number of deals by segment and disclosed valuation tools. Image credit: Bluefield Research According to Bluefield Research’s latest report, titled “Water Mergers & Acquisitions: Key Trends in a Changing Global Landscape”, mergers & acquisitions (M&A) in the global water industry went over US$20 billion in 2016, …

Aqua America honours Infrastructure Week

18-05-2017

In recognition of Infrastructure Week, Aqua America will help raise awareness about the pressing need for investment in the water infrastructure in the United States (U.S.). From 2012 to 2016, Aqua invested US$1.5 billion in renewing infrastructure, including replacing 700 miles (1,126 kilometres) of main water pipes. In 2017, Aqua will invest a …

At Ozwater 2017, Veolia shares their unmatched technical expertise

18-05-2017

Showing its devotion and commitment to the water industry, Veolia Water Technologies (Veolia) will be participating in the Ozwater 2017 Conference in Australia and New Zealand as a key sponsor. Onsite from the 16th to the 18th of May at the International Convention Centre in Sydney, Australia, Veolia will be engaging new and existing key clients, …