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Water company saves $300,000 in 13 months

15-10-2019
advanced pressure management

Better understanding of networks from Advanced Pressure Management can deliver major cost-savings for water companies burdened with increasing supply demands, aging infrastructure and poor-quality assets. Based on recent savings achieved in just 13 months of almost $300,000 (SG $410,592) for one water company, Designed Network Solutions (DNS) say …

Yokogawa releases dynamic real time optimiser, a new solution in the OpreX Asset Operations and Optimisation family

14-10-2019
optimiser, Yokogawa, asset operations, optimisation

Yokogawa Electric Corporation has announced the release of Dynamic Real Time Optimiser, a solution in the OpreXTM Asset Operations and Optimisation family. Using a combination of first principles simulation and multi-variable predictive control technology, the Dynamic Real Time Optimiser software helps to optimise plant operations. This …

Alfa Laval’s global service network and 360° Service Portfolio extend equipment performance

14-10-2019
Alfa Laval, solutions, innovation, product, equipment, performance

Maintaining the edge over competitors is never easy: Operations must be continually improved, and production capabilities optimised. Alfa Laval aims to help users stay competitive by minimising costs and maximising returns on equipment investment, with the company’s global service network and 360° Service Portfolio to support user …

British Water issues comment on Ofwat strategy

14-10-2019
Ofwat, British Water, water management

British Water chief executive Lila Thompson has released an official statement regarding the release of Ofwat’s new strategy, titled “Time to Act, Together”. Developed after a year of listening and speaking to over 250 organisations and members of the public, the strategy aims to help transform water company performance, meet …

WPL wins holiday park wastewater contract

14-10-2019
Juliots Well, wastewater treatment

Wastewater treatment specialist WPL has won a contract to provide onsite wastewater treatment at a holiday park in Cornwall. The underground installation at Juliots Well in North Cornwall will replace the existing septic tank and includes a WPL HiPAF (high performance aerated filter) modular treatment plant. Civil engineering specialist Aqua-Tech …

Editor’s pickSeven new initiatives at Aquatech Amsterdam 2019

11-10-2019
Aquatech, forum, conference

Europe’s leading water and wastewater focused exhibition, Aquatech Amsterdam, is celebrating its 55th anniversary this year. Part of the wider Amsterdam International Water Week (AIWW), the event is set to be bigger and better than before. There are many new initiatives and topics discussed at this year’s Aquatech Amsterdam. …