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ADB Project in Henan, PRC to pilot integrated approach to river restoration

28-11-2019
China, river, restoration, drinking water, water treatment, Asian Development Bank

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved a $200 million (S$273.2 million) loan to pilot an integrated approach to river restoration in one of the tributaries of the Yangtze River Basin in the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The project in Henan Province is one of the first to address urban–rural water links under the PRC …

SCADA market poised to expand at CAGR of 5.6% between 2015 and 2025

28-11-2019
SCADA, market report, water treatment, wastewater treatment, water management, wastewater management

Transparency Market Research (TMR) has reported that the global SCADA market is likely to demonstrate a consolidated structure, with fewer players holding major shares in the market. With manufacturers largely focused on mergers and acquisitions to strengthen their presence and maintain global outreach, major players are focused on expanding …

Yokogawa Releases SensPlus Note

27-11-2019
product, solutions, digitisation

Yokogawa Electric Corporation and MetaMoJi Corporation have jointly developed the SensPlus Note, a low-cost and easy-to-implement solution for the digitisation of plant data on mobile devices. SensPlus Note, a solution in Yokogawa’s OpreXTM Operation and Maintenance Improvement family, improves the efficiency and quality of maintenance work …

Glasco UV partners with WAGO to increase efficiency of UV disinfection systems

27-11-2019
project, Glasco, WAGO, UV disinfection, wastewater treatment

Based out of New Jersey, Glasco UV, a manufacturer of equipment that integrates UV light to disinfect water, wastewater and other liquids, has partnered with WAGO Corporation for its electrical interconnections since 1999. Over the last 20 years, Glasco exclusively integrated WAGO’s rail mounted terminal blocks and multilevel terminal blocks …

New Jersey American Water Releases new video highlighting investment and flood protection efforts at the Raritan-Millstone Water Treatment Plant

27-11-2019
video, water treatment, wastewater treatment, plant

New Jersey American Water has released a new video about its multi-year, $65 million (S$88.8 million) investment to ensure the resiliency and sustainability of its Raritan-Millstone Water Treatment Plant. The video can be seen on the company’s YouTube Channel and other social media channels. The Raritan-Millstone Water Treatment Plant, …

EBRD supports reconstruction of wastewater facilities in Belarus

27-11-2019
Belarus, Europe. European Union, investment, water treatment, wastewater treatment

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has granted nearly €26.8 million (S$40.3 million) sovereign loan for the improvement of wastewater treatment facilities in Belarus. The investment will benefit more than 3,00,000 residents of Belarus by providing improved water quality. The fund will help redevelop and rebuild the …

New energy efficiency standards for chilled water systems in industries to be implemented from 2020

26-11-2019
zero waste, energy efficiency, waste management, chill water systems, water treatment, water management, water resources

The National Environment Agency (NEA) will set minimum energy efficiency standards for chilled water systems in industrial facilities here from next year, a move which will cut about 100,000 tonnes of carbon emissions annually. Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Masagos Zulkifli on Monday (Nov 25) noted that currently, about 70% of …