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Over 80,000 visitors expected at Aquatech China as water climbs even further on the agenda

24-05-2019
Aquatech China, China, water pollution, exhibition, trade show

Over 1,900 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors are expected to attend Aquatech China beginning of June. Next to a packed show floor, an esteemed speaker line-up will present at different stages. Water is a rising fixture on the Chinese agenda. Earlier this year, during the National People’s Congress (NPC), a draft budget report suggested RMB30 …

Water Reuse, Resilience Gain from New Black & Veatch Appointment

23-05-2019
Black & Veatch

As climate change carries increasingly varied challenges of both too little and too much water, cities and utilities are renewing their focus on reuse strategies to ensure a safe and resilient supply. Black & Veatch has announced the addition of water reuse expert Jo Ann Jackson as One Water Planning Practice Leader in the global construction, …

Tesco Controls acquires Trimax Systems

23-05-2019
Tesco Controls, SCADA, TRIMAX Systems

Tesco Controls, Inc. (TESCO), a North American control systems provider for the water and wastewater industry, recently announced it has acquired Trimax (TRIMAX) Systems, Inc. for an undisclosed sum. TRIMAX is a Southern California-based systems integrator serving the water and wastewater market, as well as the utility, solar and renewable …

Memsift Innovations secures first commercial EPC contract to treat 730 m3/year industrial liquid waste

23-05-2019
Memsift, minimum liquid discharge, thermal membrane

Singapore-based startup Memsift has bagged its first commercial Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract – this contract will allow the company to design and develop and 730m3/year TS-30™ Minimum Liquid Discharge (MLD) system to treat industrial liquid waste for a client in Malaysia. In addition, the project will help …

LG Sonic launches first office expansion in the US

22-05-2019
LG Sonic, water treatment

In March of this year, LG Sonic established an office in the United States – this marks the first of two office expansions planned for this year. LG Sonic currently serves customers in the United States, including American Water, Exelon and the Vallecitos Water District in California. Furthermore, the Government of Florida and LG Sonic are …

Clearford Announces Closing of Purchase of ASI Water, Advancing Business Plan to Transition into a Water Utility

22-05-2019
Clearford, ASI Water, acquisition

Clearford Water Systems Inc. ("Clearford" or the "Company"), (CLI.V), has announced the closing of its acquisition of the water and wastewater assets of ASI Group Ltd, an Ontario -based engineering and marine technology company (the "Transaction"). The water and wastewater business assets known as ASI Water have been acquired by the Company's …

BlueTech Forum unravels the water quality paradox

21-05-2019
BlueTech Forum

A complex water quality challenge is on the horizon for utilities as more becomes known about micro-pollutants, customers acquire the means to carry out analysis at the kitchen tap and the downward pressure on cost remains. The nineteenth century techniques that have defined water treatment in cities and towns across the developed world may be …