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Hong Kong appoints Black & Veatch to protect town against floods

24-01-2019

The Drainage Services Department implements Hong Kong’s first large-scale barrage scheme to build climate resilience and promote sustainable development in low-lying town The Drainage Services Department (DSD) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) has appointed Black & Veatch to formulate and design a …

Rising use of smart leak detection devices for non-revenue water

24-01-2019

Water lost through leaking pipes is a huge contributor to non-revenue water (NRW), as most urban centers across the globe have water pipelines that are more than 60 years old. The global NRW volume is estimated to be 126 billion liters per year, which translates to losses of nearly $40 billion a year. Rising water stress, …

Editor’s pickPHNIX provides commercial heat pump water heaters to Vietnamese infrastructure projects

24-01-2019

PHNIX, a professional heat pump manufacturer in China, today announced that it again received several large-volume orders from Vietnamese infrastructure contractors to provide commercial heat pump water heaters for projects in Vietnam. "When the infrastructure construction in Vietnam is booming, our heat pump water heaters …

New LANXESS startup: Online marketplace CheMondis launched successfully

23-01-2019

CheMondis, a new global online marketplace for chemical products, has been successfully launched. The startup founded by specialty chemicals company LANXESS is set up as a cross-manufacturer and cross-dealer B2B platform on which products can be bought and sold. “Developing new business models is an important element of the LANXESS …

University of Mali chooses Landia pumps

22-01-2019

  Despite being ranked as one of the world’s most economically challenged nations, the West African country of Mali has opted to install four top quality pumps at a new university campus in the country’s capital, Bamako. Designed and manufactured by Landia of Denmark, the four pumps will be housed in a new inlet pump station at …