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International Desalination Association Co-organizes with MASDAR and REED Exhibitions

08-01-2019

The International Desalination Association (IDA), a global non-profit organisation focused on advanced water treatment solutions to offset growing water scarcity, and MASDAR, a global leader in renewable energy and sustainable urban development, along with REED Exhibitions, a world leader in event organization, have come together and co-organized …

Editor’s pickHideo Shirakawa appointed as new Area Managing Director of East Asia for Grundfos

07-01-2019

Leading pump manufacturer Grundfos has announced the appointment of Hideo Shirakawa to the role of Area Managing Director (AMD) of Grundfos East Asia with effect from January 1st, 2019. In his new role, Shirakawa will be responsible for leading the company's business across Japan, South Korea and Taiwan, and spearheading opportunities for …

Fluence Procures First Aspiral™ Contracts With Partner ITEST in China

04-01-2019

Fluence Corporation Limited is recently announced that it has signed its first two contracts under its previously announced partnership agreement with ITEST to supply Aspiral™ Smart Packaged wastewater treatment plants along the highway system under ITEST’s scope. Fluence will supply Aspiral™ Smart Packaged wastewater …

Editor’s pickXylem’s monitoring technology helps protect the Nile from pollution

03-01-2019
xylem, nile, egypt

A water-monitoring program on the Nile is collecting valuable data to help the government study and protect the river from pollution. Every 30 minutes, 20 monitoring stations equipped with Xylem’s YSI sondes send water data directly to the environmental ministry.  The Nile supplies 95 per cent of Egypt’s water, irrigating the …

Dubai Electricity Water Authority awards De Nora in recognition ceremony

02-01-2019

Regional De Nora office in Abu Dhabi recognised for parts availability, timeliness, and service for multi-site chlorine dioxide generator maintenance agreement. Dubai Electricity Water Authority (DEWA) recognized De Nora, a leading company in safe, innovative and sustainable solutions for …

Aquatech launches Innovation Forum to enhance interaction on digital innovations

19-12-2018

A brand new knowledge-event focusing on the digitalisation of the global water market is set to join the Amsterdam International Water Week next November. The Aquatech Innovation Forum is specifically aimed at water tech professionals and will discuss how technological innovation is becoming a necessity to overcome today’s and future …

Ramboll agrees to acquire OBG

18-12-2018

The acquisition of OBG is an exciting step forward in Ramboll’s strategic ambition to grow in the US and strengthen its portfolio within water, energy and environmental services, making Ramboll a multidisciplinary player in the US. “We are very excited to be welcoming OBG’s 900 experts to Ramboll,” says Group CEO …

Industrial water management surpasses $10 billion, annually

17-12-2018

In 2017, U.S. industry spent $10.2 billion on water management, including water acquisition, treatment, reuse, and discharge. Bluefield Research's new report, Opportunities in U.S. Industrial Water: Market Size, Trends, and Forecast, 2018-2022, analyses water management spend across 20 water-intensive industries that cover oil & gas, …