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Drake & Scull unit in $67m wastewater treatment deals

14-12-2016

German subsidiary Passavant Energy & Environment awarded contracts to build plants in Bangalore, New Delhi and Gaza Passavant Energy & Environment (PE&E), a wholly-owned German subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI), has secured three contracts to build wastewater treatment plants in New Delhi and Bangalore in India as …

Editor’s pickDanish technology moves American wastewater into the future

13-12-2016

A project by Water Technology Alliance Chicago is set to demonstrate how wastewater treatment can be done in a more energy efficient way.  In the future, Glenbard Wastewater Facility, near Chicago in the US, could be the place that other American water companies look to as a source of inspiration for efficient and energy-wise wastewater …

Festo Didactic SE and TUM Asia Inks Partnership to Upskill the Workforce for Industry 4.0

13-12-2016

On 8 December 2016, Festo Didactic SE and the Technical University of Munich Asia (TUM Asia) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly explore and develop education activities for students and employees who are interested in upskilling themselves in the areas of Automation Technology and Industrie 4.0 (Industry 4.0) in Singapore. The …

Recognising Excellence in a changing industry at The 2017 Global Water Awards

13-12-2016

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) has opened nominations for the 2017 Global Water Awards. The annual awards are the most coveted in the water industry, recognising excellence rewarding those initiatives in the water, wastewater and desalination sectors that are moving the industry forward through improved operating performance, innovative …

A new collaborative vision to solve Asia’s water woes

13-12-2016

World Vision International aims to solve Asia’s water crisis by taking a cross-sector approach through its new Asia Public-Private Partnership Hub launched this year in Singapore. A tube well installed in a small island in the Karnaphuli River, Bangladesh. Some 630 million people in Asia have no access to clean water, something World …

DESIGNED AND SUPPLIED BY AQUATECH, EGYPT’S FIRST INTEGRATED ZERO LIQUID DISCHARGE PLANT REDUCES FRESH WATER DEMAND ON THE RIVER NILE BY 70 PERCENT

12-12-2016

Three years ago, Aquatech, a global player in water purification technology for industrial and infrastructure markets, was awarded a contract by the Egyptian Ethylene and Derivatives Company (ETHYDCO) to provide a landmark water treatment facility that includes the first integrated Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) plant in Egypt. This plant, which is …

Innovyze Releases InfoWorks ICM Generation V7.5, Expanding Hydrological and Green Infrastructure Simulation for More Comprehensive Integrated Catchment Modeling

12-12-2016

New Release Delivers a Complete Integrated Catchment Management and Flood and Pollution Control Suite of Advanced Simulation Tools with Unsurpassed Performance and Reliability Innovyze, a global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, has announced the release of the V7.5 Generation of InfoWorks …