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Pure Technologies Acquires E-MAC Corrosion

09-01-2017

Pure Technologies Ltd. announced Dec. 30 that it closed its acquisition of the business and related assets of E-MAC Corrosion Inc., a provider of oil and gas pipeline inspection and corrosion prevention services. “We are pleased to complete this transaction before the end of the year and welcome all new employees to the Pure family,” …

DNA in wastewater could provide clues to help community health

09-01-2017

Stanford Bio-X researchers are developing methods for monitoring of DNA in wastewater, which could enable early detection of disease and discovery of previously undetected pathogens. Stanford researchers are developing methods for monitoring of DNA in wastewater to provide clues for public health. Finding DNA from a flu virus, for example, …

Editor’s pickOTEKO Chooses IDE’s Reverse Osmosis Systems For Its Desalination Plant in Russia

09-01-2017

IDE PROGREEN™ reverse osmosis technology to provide water from the Black Sea for industrial coal usage and drinking needs Photo: IDE Technologies IDE Technologies has announced that it has been commissioned by OTEKO, a diversified holding company involved in transport services for the Russian Federation, CIS countries, to deliver reverse …

Valves Market - A Valuable Resource for Wastewater Treatment production

09-01-2017

The global valves market features a highly fragmented competitive landscape, with none of the top five vendors, namely Emerson Electric Co., Pentair Plc, Cameron International, Flowserve Corporation, and GE Oil & Gas, capturing more than 5% of the overall market in 2015, observes a recent report by Transparency Market Research. Collectively, …

WATER PLUS DEAL HELPS UD GROUP ENTER UK WATER UTILITY MARKET

06-01-2017

Software company UD Group has entered into the water utilities market following a deal with UK business water retailer, Water Plus.This partnership marks the first time UD Group have worked with a non-energy utilities. Water Plus was founded in 2016 as the result of a merger between United Utilities and Severn Trent’s B2B divisions. Its …

Securing Asia’s urban water

06-01-2017

Although population growth and development pressures both influence water cycles, climate change is the main factor affecting the global hydrological balance, largely in an irreversible way. Examples are the accelerated depletion of the world’s largest aquifers as well as the unsustainable rate that glaciers are melting. The impact of …

THERMAL DESALINATION EXPANSION ON TRACK IN DUBAI

06-01-2017

The expansion of Dubai’s M-Station combined power and thermal desalination plant is now over 50% complete, according to the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA). It was in early 2015 when DEWA awarded Siemens the AED 1.47bn (US$400m) contract to expand the site, with Mott MacDonald acting as the consultant on the project. The …

International Wastewater Systems Announces First Brewery Installation

06-01-2017

International Wastewater Systems Inc (IWS) has announced the upcoming installation of a PIRANHA thermal heat recovery system ("PIRANHA") at the Andina Brewing Company ("Andina") in Vancouver, Canada. Andina is completing construction on a 13,700-square-foot facility in Vancouver that includes its production headquarters along with a retail outlet …