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Agilent Technologies Presents Thought Leader Award to Water-Quality Researcher

05-01-2017

Agilent Technologies Inc. has announced Shane Snyder, Ph.D., as recipient of the Agilent Thought Leader Award in recognition of his influential research in water analysis, and the exploration of new approaches to determine the quality and safety of drinking water. Dr. Snyder is a professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at the …

Water Research Foundation Releases the Blueprint for One Water

05-01-2017

Guidance document lays out framework for long-term resilience of water systems The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a leading sponsor of innovative research supporting the water community, has released the Blueprint for One Water, a practical guide for agencies seeking to manage water resources holistically and sustainably. One Water is an …

Honeywell and Flowserve partner to solve manufacturing challenges

05-01-2017

Manufacturers in fluid management industries such as power, chemicals and oil and gas, often require complex software architecture to ensure their operations are safe, efficient and reliable. A new partnership between Honeywell and Flowserve will combine domain knowledge of flow management equipment with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) …

Editor’s pickNew Parkville Treatment Plant Will Increase Water Output and Quality

05-01-2017

Black & Veatch provided design services for Missouri American Water Black & Veatch designed a new water treatment plant near Parkville, Mo., for Missouri American Water that will increase needed supplies while improving water quality. The new plant is designed to meet ongoing population growth in the Parkville region and is located in …

Turnkey planar surface gantry acquires big brothers

04-01-2017

New sizes of the Festo handling system EXCM open up new horizons The compact gantry EXCM from Festo is ideal for applications where every millimetre counts. With the expanded EXCM-30 and the new EXCM-40, the EXCM family now has two big strong brothers – for larger workspaces and higher loads. The planar surface gantry EXCM provides a …

NSF Certification for AQUALOOP Greywater Recycling Systems

04-01-2017

INTEWA has announced that its AQUALOOP greywater recycling technology is now certified under NSF 350 for bath and laundry recycling at the commercial (C) level. It is the very first and only system to pass these rigorous standards (implies residential also), according to the company. This certification helps assure that greywater treated with the …

Editor’s pickKeppel Infrastructure Holdings to build Singapore’s fourth desalination plant

04-01-2017

PUB, the national water agency, has selected Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd as the Preferred Bidder for Singapore’s fourth desalination plant, to be located in Marina East. As the Preferred Bidder, Keppel Infrastructure Holdings will form a concession company to enter into a Water Purchase Agreement (WPA) with PUB by January 2017. …

Australian wastewater solutions company named top performer

03-01-2017

CST managing director Michael Bambridge with the S&L award CST Wastewater Solutions – which operates throughout Australasia and the Asia-Pacific – achieved the distinction for its performance over the 2015 sales year when it achieved major sales of S&L technologies. These included further deliveries of S&L’s …