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Lubbock company rolls out mobile app to remotely control oilfield water systems

08-01-2020
mobile app, monitoring, wastewater treatment, water network, water monitoring

Lubbock oilfield service company SitePro has rolled out a new mobile app that allows users to monitor and control wastewater systems in the oil patch. The company rolled out its new mobile phone app on Monday. Going beyond the company's mobile phone website, the mobile app allows users to monitor their oilfield water systems as well as adjust …

Scottish Water recognised for energy management

08-01-2020
Scottish Water, awards, drinking water

Scotland’s publicly-owned water and wastewater services organisation has been re-accredited by the British Standards Institution (BSI) for its compliance levels. To achieve certification, BSI assessors looked at Scottish Water’s energy efficiency projects, energy performance at water and wastewater treatment works and how energy is …

Changing lives game by game at EHF EURO 2020

08-01-2020
Grundfos

After each match at the Men’s EHF EURO 2020, the best player will receive the Grundfos Player of the Match award – an award which will bring clean water to children in Ethiopia. On 9 January, the first of 65 matches at the Men’s EHF EURO 2020 gets underway. Each game will change lives with Grundfos’ Player of the Match …

Tackling plastic and poverty in Costa Rica

07-01-2020
Xylem, Costa Rica

In November 2019, Xylem volunteers joined forces with Costa Rica Makes Me Happy (CRMMH) to help combat plastic pollution and to provide a family living in Tamarindo with clean water and a roof over their heads. Plastic and waste management pose major problems in Costa Rica, with landfills overflowing and polluting the nation’s beaches and …

Xylem expands portfolio for industrial challenges

07-01-2020
Xylem, products, pumps, solutions

Xylem’s holistic approach to smart industrial water and fluid management now includes e-MP multistage ring section pumps, e-XC single stage double suction centrifugal pumps and larger vertical turbine pumps. Designed to address the biggest issues in industrial pumping and processes, including costs and environmental impact and efficient …

SUEZ renews contract for one of the largest wastewater recycling plants in the United States

07-01-2020
SUEZ, United States, wastewater treatment, recycling, treatment plant

West Basin Municipal Water District has renewed its contract with SUEZ North America to operate and maintain the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility in El Segundo, CA, and its three satellite plants. The five-year renewal, worth a total of $75 million (S$101 million), began January 1 and runs through the end of 2024. The Edward C. Little …

South East Water celebrates success at water and property awards

07-01-2020
South East Water, awards, Australian Water Association, AWA, Urban Development Institute of Australia, UDIA

South East Water ended 2019 on a high after receiving two awards and gaining recognition for its projects at the Australian Water Association (AWA) and Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) awards. Liveability Manager, Terry Dalgliesh, received the Water Professional of the Year award at the Victorian AWA awards. Over the last 30 years, …