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Xylem Helping Build First Wastewater Plant in Sehore, India

19-01-2017

Xylem was recently selected to supply advanced wastewater treatment technology to the first-ever sewage treatment plant in Sehore, India. The new plant is being developed to accommodate rapid industrial growth in the city of Sehore, located in the state of Madhya Pradesh in central India. The Municipal Corporation of Sehore appointed Ankita …

Editor’s pickSingapore's fifth NEWater plant opens

18-01-2017

The 50mgd plant will boost total NEWater capacity to meet 40% of Singapore’s water demand L to R: Mr Ng Joo Hee, PUB Chief Executive; Mr Tan Gee Paw, PUB Chairman; Mr Choi Shing Kwok, Permanent Secretary for Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources; Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for Ministry of the …

Nominations are Now Being Accepted for the 2017 WEF Excellence Awards

18-01-2017

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is now accepting nominations for the 2017 WEF Excellence Awards. The annual awards program recognizes individuals and organizations that contribute to the sustainability of water resources and make a profound impact on the future through involvement with water professionals and education. Recipients are …

GE’s Water & Process Technologies to Upgrade Chinese Wastewater Treatment Plant

18-01-2017

GE’s Water & Process Technologies today announced that it will supply its advanced wastewater treatment equipment for an upgrade of the Luo Fang Wastewater Treatment Plant in Shenzhen City, Guang Dong province, making it the largest membrane bioreactor (MBR) plant in China. The Luo Fang facility is responsible for treating municipal …

Better water management key to avoid flood, drought: Expert

17-01-2017

Text: Rajiv Kumar, TNN / Retrieved from The Times of India Noted water conservationist and Ramon Magsaysay Award winner Rajendra Singh on Sunday said if Kanwar lake, one of Asia's largest freshwater oxbow lakes, is to be saved, the original sources of water to it must be reinstated. Singh, who visited the lake, said the canal built to drain …

Water Market - Global Industry Analysis 2024

17-01-2017

Global Water Market: Overview The global water market caters to the domestic and household sectors as well as the industrial sector, which comprises mining, power generation, pharmaceutical, pulp and paper, upstream oil and gas, refining and petrochemicals, microelectronics, and food and beverages. The role of wastewater management in the overall …

SIIC Environment to Raise Net Proceeds of S$220 Million from Share Placement Exercise

17-01-2017

SGX Mainboard-listed water treatment and environmental protection company, SIIC Environment Holdings Ltd. (SIIC) has announced that it will raise S$220.5 million from a share placement to Shanghai Industrial Holdings Ltd. (SIHL) and/or nominee designated by SIHL, being Triumph Power Limited (TPL). SIHL is currently the controlling shareholder of …

AEGEA Brazil Expands TaKaDu Service to Third Concessionaire

17-01-2017

Follows success in other sites maximizing operational efficiency and reducing water loss TaKaDu, a global player in Integrated Event Management solutions for the water industry, announced today that AEGEA, one of Brazil’s leading water and sanitation companies, is expanding deployment to a third concessionaire. TaKaDu’s solution will …