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Veolia launches NURION™ for the Food and Beverage industry

03-07-2019
Veolia

Through its business unit SOLYS, Veolia Water Technologies is pleased to announce the launch of NURION™, a skid-mounted, reverse osmosis (RO) system designed to produce high-quality ingredient water. The Food and Beverage industry requires water for various applications within their manufacturing facilities, notably as an ingredient, where …

Enigma3m trial in Johor pinpoints 115 leaks

02-07-2019
Enigma3m, case study

A subsidiary of Ranhill Holdings Berhad, Ranhill SAJ Sdn Bhd is involved in the process of water treatment and distribution of treated water to consumers right up to billing and collection. The company serves a population of 3.1 million, and manages 22,175km of pipes over an area of approximately 19,000km2. As of December 2018, the Non-Revenue …

MANN+HUMMEL acquires shares in Germany’s Seccua Holding AG

02-07-2019
MANN+HUMMEL, Seccua Holding

The German manufacturing company, MANN+HUMMEL, has announced its acquisition of shares in Seccua Holding AG. The company invested in the filtration solutions developer based in Steingaden, Germany. Seccua was founded in 2005 and has become an innovative leader in filtration solutions without the use of chemicals. Following its acquisition of …

France wants to reduce water use as rivers dry up

02-07-2019
France, water use, recycling

The French government wants to reduce water use by encouraging wastewater recycling and encouraging consumers to less water as the flow of rivers gradually slows due to climate change. Following months of discussion with local authorities and utilities, the environment ministry said in a report it wants to reduce water use by 10 per cent in five …

ANDRITZ to supply special pumps for water infrastructure project in China

01-07-2019
ANDRITZ, China, pumps

International technology Group ANDRITZ will supply four two-stage vertical pumps for water transport as part of the Shanxi Xiaolangdi Yellow River Diversion Project in China. With two reservoirs, several tunnels, underground canals, pumping stations, pipelines, and aqueducts, the project is designed to handle and transport 247 million cubic metres …

Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2020 Call for Nominations deadline has been extended from 1 July 2019 to 15 July 2019

01-07-2019
SIWW, Water, Nomination, Prize, Lee Kuan Yew

  A key highlight of the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW), the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize honours outstanding contributions by individuals or organisations towards solving the world’s water challenges by developing or applying innovative technologies, policies or programmes which benefit humanity.  Since its inception in …

Xylem builds support for recycled water with “Reuse Brew”

28-06-2019
Xylem, water treatment, reuse

Over 2 billion people live in countries experiencing high water stress and about 4 billion people experience severe water scarcity during at least one month of the year. As this situation intensifies, global water technology company Xylem, is working to advance the conversation on sustainable water supply strategies, including the use of recycled …

LuminUltra Introduces GeneCount™ DNA-Based Microbial Solutions

28-06-2019
LuminUltra, GeneCount

Microbiology control specialist LuminUltra today launched its revolutionary new GeneCount™ portfolio of DNA products and services, making it far easier and faster to quantify, specify and target the types of organisms found in all types of water systems, on surfaces and in solid samples. Users of LuminUltra’s second-generation …