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I.E.S. Develops Technology to Mine Sea Water Without Harming the Environment

16-04-2019
I.E.S.

The German scientific research company I.E.S. has made a breakthrough after 19 years of research, inventing a technology that makes sea mining possible without harming the environment. The first objective of the invention was to find an inexhaustible source of drinking water for humanity, which in turn solves the global water shortage. The …

SUEZ elected Water Company of the Year

16-04-2019
SUEZ, awards, desalination

The “Water Company of the Year” award was given to SUEZ on April 9th at the Global Water Summit in London (UK). The “Water Company of the Year” award is an award that is given to the water company that made the most significant contribution to the development of the international water sector in 2018. The Group also …

Fiji Signs Contract for Project to Deliver Continuous Water Supply to 98 per cent of the Greater Suva Population

15-04-2019
Asian Development Bank, United Nations, water supply

The Government of Fiji has signed two contracts for the Rewa River Water Supply Scheme under the Fiji Urban Water Supply and Wastewater Management Investment Program. The scheme will provide the people of the greater Suva area with better access to safe, reliable water. The Chairman of the Water Authority of Fiji Mr. Bhavesh Kumar and Mr. Ji …

Bentley Systems Names Dr Nabil Abou-Rahme as Chief Research Officer

12-04-2019
Bentley Systems

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, has announced that Dr Nabil Abou-Rahme has joined Bentley as chief research officer for Bentley Institute’s Digital Advancement Academies. He will work from Bentley’s London offices, and will lead Bentley’s efforts in digital advancement research, collaborating with government, university, and …

Royal HaskoningDHV selected to drive resilience for the Mekong Delta

11-04-2019
Royal HaskoningDHV

Royal HaskoningDHV has been selected to deliver the first integrated Master Plan for the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, funded by the World Bank. The plan will set out development orientations and spatial planning across different disciplines in the Mekong Delta to 2030, with a further view towards 2050. Digitally based decision-making is a critical …