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ReNEW water project measures water, nutrients and energy U.S. utilities recover

ReNEW water project, water, nutrients, energy, U.S. utilities recover

The first-ever analysis of resource recovery by United States (U.S.) water utilities shows significant progress in using biosolids and generating energy, but large growth opportunities in water reuse and nutrient capture. Led by the Water Environment Federation, the ReNEW Water Project utilises data from national and state databases, …

Editor’s pickSydney Water chooses Veolia Hydrotech™ Drumfilter Technology

Veolia Water Technologies Australia, 20 Hydrotech Drumfilters mechanical primary treatment, St Mary's Water Recycling Plant, Quakers Hill Water Recycling Pant, New South Wales, Sydney Water

Sydney — Veolia Water Technologies Australia is pleased to announce the award of a contract for the design, supply, and commissioning of 20 Hydrotech™ Drumfilters for mechanical primary treatment at two of Sydney Water’s treatment plants — St Mary’s Water Recycling Plant and Quakers Hill Water Recycling Plant …

HP launches world’s most advanced metals 3D printing technology for mass production

HP, world’s most advanced metals 3D printing technology, mass production

HP Inc. launched HP Metal Jet, the world’s most advanced 3D printing technology for the high volume manufacturing of production-grade metal parts at the 2018 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS). Providing up to 50 times more productivity at a significantly lower cost than other 3D printing methods, HP Metal Jet is being …

Editor’s pickWWEM 2018 to focus on hot topics

WWEM 2018, water, wastewater, environmental monitoring, Telford, U.K.

The organisers of WWEM 2018, the water, wastewater and environmental monitoring event, have published details of a comprehensive programme of conferences, seminars and workshops that will take place during the two-day event in Telford, United Kingdom (U.K.). Covering testing issues such as microplastics, nutrients and herbicides, the event will …

IntelliFlux introduces next generation control software for water treatment and chemical process plants

IntelliFlux, next generation control software, water treatment, chemical process plants

IntelliFlux Controls, a pioneer in advanced automation and process control for membrane systems, will introduce its next generation Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based process control software for water treatment and process plant management. IntelliFlux™ set new standards in optimising and lowering OPEX of over 60 membrane filtration …

WEF announces fourth year of MS4 award winners at WEFTEC 2018


Twenty-two high-performing municipalities received recognition in the fourth annual National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards on Oct. 1. These awards celebrate administrators of municipal separate storm sewer systems (MS4s) that perform beyond regulatory requirements.   Developed and introduced in 2015 by the Water …

International Desalination Association new accepting applications for Channabasappa Memorial Scholarship

International Desalination Association, IDA, Channabasappa Memorial Scholarship

The International Desalination Association (IDA) has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2018 to 2019 Channabasappa Memorial Scholarship. Through this programme, IDA awards scholarship grants of up to US$5,000 to one or more graduate students who have been accepted into a programme of doctoral studies and who intend to pursue a …