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Technology leader Irvin Bishop, Jr. Named CIO of Black & Veatch

28-08-2020
Black & Veatch

With an increasing focus on digital transformation, analytics, robust customer experience programmes, and the acceleration of distributed projects, assets and workforces, Black & Veatch today announced Irvin Bishop, Jr. as chief information officer (CIO). Bishop, a leader in digital automation and digital transformation strategies, will …

Hydro Systems launches HydroMinder WDP

28-08-2020
Hydro Systems, water treatment, HydroMinder

Hydro Systems, part of PSG and Dover, has announced the introduction of the HydroMinder WDP™, a water-driven pump highly compatible with a wide range of chemicals utilised in car wash operations, and uses perfluoropolymer (FFKM) seals in the lower end of the pump to ensure chemical compatibility and eliminate system …

3D plant design right from the start

28-08-2020
VEGA, plant design, smart technology

As a specialist in level and pressure measurement technology, VEGA offers ultramodern and extremely reliable solutions for efficient processes in the refining and petrochemical sector. The sensors represent precise and consistent engineering through all important process steps as well as maximised operating margins. A new 3D simulation now …

DuPont Water Solutions launches FilmTec™ Residential Reverse Osmosis Elements on Amazon India

28-08-2020
Dupont, India, RO membrane, water treatment, e-commerce

DuPont Water Solutions, a business unit of DuPont Safety & Construction, launched FilmTec™ residential reverse osmosis (RO) elements on Amazon in partnership with Onsitego. Onsitego offers an annual maintenance contract (AMC) plan for water purifiers which comes with a service kit consisting of FilmTec™ RO membranes from DuPont and …

SUEZ’s ZeeLung selected for world's largest project of its kind in Canada

28-08-2020
SUEZ, ZeeLung, technology, MABR system, water treatment, wastewater treatment

The Region of Waterloo has selected SUEZ’s ZeeLung technology to equip what will be the largest Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR) system in the world at the Hespeler Wastewater Treatment Plant, in Ontario. The innovative technology will support the regional government’s objectives to deliver better water quality while improving …

Xylem delivers over 100,000 face shields to frontline workers

27-08-2020
Xylem, COVID-19

Xylem Inc. has announced it manufactured and delivered through Xylem partners more than 100,000 protective face shields in Europe and the United States in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative leveraged internal manufacturing capabilities including three-dimensional printing and injection moulding. Beginning in March, Xylem partners …

Remote access gave utilities COVID-19 advantage, says review

27-08-2020
water monitoring, water network

An AI platform from Rockwell called Vuforia Chalk was one of 100 technologies Isle analysts considered suitable to help utilities deal with the COVID-19 public health crisis Water utilities who already had remote access to their systems were at an advantage when COVID-19 lockdowns were introduced around the world. The information comes from a …