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Armstrong achieves major energy savings milestones

15-11-2017

As part of its global sustainability initiative, Armstrong Fluid Technology announced at Greenbuild Expo 2017 that it has helped customers around the world save more than one billion kWh of electricity with an estimated value of over CAD$100 million (US$78.54 million) since 2007. These energy savings avoided nearly 350 tons of CO₂ emissions, …

Danfoss supports Singapore’s Paris climate agreement goals

15-11-2017

Danfoss, a key player in the energy efficiency space today embarked on its inaugural Danfoss Drives Southeast Asia Energy Efficiency Tour in Singapore to raise awareness on the importance of energy efficiency and empower businesses to adopt brand new innovations in energy efficient technology. The Tour will travel to more than 20 cities across …

Armstrong donates historical photos to art gallery

15-11-2017

Charles Armstrong, Chairman of Armstrong Fluid Technology with Caroline Andrieux, curator and owner of the Darling Foundry Art Centre in Montreal, Canada Armstrong Fluid Technology recently donated a collected of archival historical photos featuring the Darling Pump Manufacturing Facility to the Darling Foundry Art Centre in Montreal, …

WER releases open access literature review

14-11-2017

In addition to peer-reviewed research papers, research notes, and critical reviews on water quality research, Water Environment Research (WER) publishes an annual literature review. The 2017 WER Literature Review provides a review of published books and articles on water quality topics from the previous year.  “At over a thousand …

New distribution partner for LANXESS in the Middle East

14-11-2017

The Liquid Purification Technologies (LPT) business unit of specialty chemicals company, LANXESS, one of the world’s leading suppliers of water treatment products and solutions, is looking to expand its business with reverse osmosis membrane elements in Saudi Arabia. To that end, it recently signed a distribution agreement for Lewabrane …

Editor’s pickAquatech 2019: Expanded layout announced

13-11-2017

In close co-operation with the Aquatech Exhibition Committee over the past year and further to discussions with partners, Aquatech organiser, RAI Amsterdam, has revealed expansion plans for Aquatech 2019. Highlights of the 2019 floor plan include moves to larger halls, a separate hall for Floodex Europe, and incorporation of the RAI …

Water leaders will meet to deliver new solutions for water security in emerging economies

10-11-2017

Water security is one of the most critical issues the world is facing today. Climate change, coupled with environmental and demographic pressures, mean some of the greatest challenges are faced in developing and emerging economies. To that end, the International Water Association (IWA) Water and Development Congress, to be held in Buenos Aires, …

SUEZ completes acquisition of Forest Park Water Group Company

10-11-2017

SUEZ North America recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Forest Park Water Group, which serves approximately 4,000 people through 13 water systems in Putnam County and one system in Westchester County, New York, United States (U.S.). The water systems, which consist of 30 wells, serve mostly residential homes, …

Hong Kong: Water insecurity reflects political woes

09-11-2017

This year, the year 2017, has been a big one for Hong Kong. On the 1st of July, the Special Administrative Region (SAR) marked the twentieth year of the city’s handover to China from Britain, sparking pro-democracy protests amid some celebration. But despite rampant unhappiness rising ever higher among locals over the two decades of Chinese …