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Vietwater 2020 postponed, announces new dates

09-09-2020
Vietwater, trade show, exhibition, Vietnam

Informa Markets in Vietnam has announced the organisation’s decision to reschedule Vietwater 2020. The exhibition and trade show was due to take place in November this year, but has been pushed back to 10-12 November 2021 at the Saigon Exhibition and Conference Center (SECC). In a statement released to the media, Informa Markets said, …

NX Filtration’s hollow fiber nanofiltration attacks summer droughts in the Netherlands

09-09-2020
NX Filtration, water treatment, wastewater treatment, filtration

The Netherlands has experienced consecutive years of drought. In 2018, record shortages of rainfall were measured and in 2020, the spring and summer were amongst the 5% driest years since 1906. As a result, groundwater levels are under pressure, especially in the eastern part of the country that lies above sea level these droughts have been most …

Be bold to cut pollutions, water companies urged

09-09-2020
Isle Water, conference

UK water companies must be “bold and brave” if they are to achieve ambitious pollution targets and meet the high expectations of regulators over the next five years. The comment comes from Karyn Georges, head of consulting at global innovation and technology consultancy Isle, ahead of the company’s Zero Pollutions Conference on …

Tuas Nexus begins construction

08-09-2020
Singapore, Tuas Nexus, water treatment, wastewater treatment, PUB

The National Environment Agency (NEA) and PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, have announced that the first phase of construction of Tuas Nexus has begun, and it is set to be completed in phases from 2025 onwards. The co-location of two mega facilities – the Tuas WRP and IWMF – will help forge a more sustainable Singapore by …

Grundfos joins hands with Cognizant to restore Sembakkam Lake

08-09-2020
Grundfos, Cognizant, India

Grundfos and Cognizant have announced funding support for the restoration of Sembakkam Lake in Chennai. Cognizant will contribute more than INR 2.7 crores (approx. USD 360,000) and Grundfos will contribute USD 230,000 (approx. INR 1.7 crores) and up to USD 10,000 (approx. INR 7.5 lakhs) in kind for civil works, wastewater treatment, and …

DuPont partners Sun Chemical, DIC Corporation; adds degasification to water treatment solutions

07-09-2020
DuPont, degasification, water treatment, wastewater treatment

To better serve its diverse global customers, DuPont Water Solutions has entered into an exclusive global partnership with Sun Chemical and its parent company, the DIC Corporation, to bring membrane degasification modules to market. The degasification of liquids is becoming increasingly critical to several water treatment processes, including …

Tsurumi presents new model for heavy slurry water

07-09-2020
Tsurumi

Tsurumi’s new GPN 837 model can almost double the water output of its strongest model to date, the GPN 622, to 9,000 l/min and is designed for use wherever considerable amounts of solid matter are involved. It can be used in gravel pits to deal with sand, sludge, slurry and also Bentonite. It has a solid construction and at 150 l/s, hard …