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Ferrero wins prominent award using BioGill technology

18-03-2016

A breakthrough Australian invented water treatment technology used at Ferrero Australia’s Lithgow facility, has won the prestigious Australian Water Association, NSW Water Award for Infrastructure Project Innovation. The Australian developed and patented technology known as BioGill, uses Mother Nature to clean wastewater in an eco-friendly …

Wastewater treatment company's global expansion

17-03-2016

By Andrew Spence Water treatment technology that can clean some of the world’s most polluted waste liquids cheaply, quickly and efficiently is being prepared for global deployment. Image: The Lead South Australia Micromet has designed a water treatment machine in South Australia, which uses electrolysis to remove pollutants from …

Arcadis appointed as principal consultant for China’s Sponge City programme in Wuhan

17-03-2016

Wuhan is one of the first of 16 cities in China to launch project Sponge City, an integrated water management initiative driven by the Central government. The project will result in an infrastructure which holds, cleans and drains water, using an ecologically-friendly approach. Arcadis has been appointed as the principal consultant by Wuhan Water …

Water Sector Groups Announce Water Week 2016

16-03-2016

Clean Water Advocacy, Education and Innovation Come to Capitol Hill A diverse group of U.S. water sector organizations will join forces next month in Washington, DC for Water Week 2016. Scheduled for April 10-16, this annual event provides an opportunity for water professionals to advocate for national policies that advance clean and safe waters …

GE Introduces New Digital Technology for On-Site Testing of Crude Oil at Refineries

15-03-2016

GE (NYSE: GE) today introduced new predictive analytics software and laboratory equipment for the on-site testing of crude oil to determine how the oil might affect a refinery before processing even begins. GE’s CrudePLUS* significantly reduces the analysis time of crude oil and can lead to streamlined operations, less fouling and increased …