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Grundfos leverages on Industry 4.0 to launch intelligent iSolutions product range

07-11-2017

As the first pump company to introduce electronics in pumps in the 1980s, Grundfos today has adopted the digital transformation to collect data, regulate usage, keep energy costs low, predict maintenance, and eliminate downtime. And as more and more companies embrace Industry 4.0 in order to increase productivity and bring down costs, Grundfos …

TRA CReWSers and Aqua Techs win the 2017 Operations Challenge competition

07-11-2017

Two teams representing the Water Environment Association of Texas from Texas, United States (U.S.) clinched first place in their respective divisions during the 30th annual Operations Challenge competition. TRA CReWSers won in Division 1, and Aqua Techs took home the top prize in Division 2. The fun-filled, high-energy event took place at WEFTEC …

A record year for Aquatech Amsterdam 2017

06-11-2017

With 928 exhibitors, the show was sold out six months in advanced. An all-time high. This was matched by a record number in visitor attendance, reaching 20,490 on closing day. ‘We are very proud of the 2017 show as part of the wider Amsterdam International Water Week which was also a great success,’ said Annette Bos, director Water at …

Veolia and Danone Nutricia to push circular economy in China

06-11-2017

Veolia Water Technologies China Industrial announces that a new contract has been signed to provide China-based Nutricia Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (Danone Nutricia) with a turnkey solution for water purification. By implementing Veolia’s technologies at its plant in Wuxi, Danone Nutricia will be able to save on water consumption and improve …

Editor’s pickLANXESS adds new CCRO technology to LewaPlus design software

06-11-2017

Specialty chemicals company, LANXESS, has made a significant addition to its LewaPlus software suite of reverse osmosis (RO) and ion exchange (IX) system dimensioning capabilities. The new module provides system modelling with Desalitech’s Closed Circuit Reverse Osmosis (CCRO) technology, and enables the dimensioning of RO systems using the …

Eversource Energy buys over Aquarion Water Company

03-11-2017

Eversource Energy, which had announced that it had reached an agreement to acquire Aquarion Water Company for an enterprise value of US$1.675 billion, comprised of $880 million in cash and $795 million of assumed Aquarion debt, has revealed that regulators in the state of Connecticut, United States (U.S.), has approved of the …

WEF Releases new edition of Design of Water Resource Recovery Facilities, MOP 8

03-11-2017

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) has released a new edition of Design of Water Resource Recovery Facilities, Manual of Practice Number 8. As the water sector’s premier manual of practice for water resource recovery facility design, the sixth edition features a convenient single-volume format that makes it easier than ever to reference …

Editor’s pickSensoPro, Sensorex’s complete conductivity monitoring system

02-11-2017

In order to meet conductivity control needs in online water quality and process applications, Sensorex has introduced the Sensorex SensoPro Toroidal Conductivity Monitoring System. The system combines a Sensorex TCS3020 probe, capable of reliable conductivity measurements in even the harshest of environments, with the company’s new EX2000RS …