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WER open access article examines conditions impacting fine pore oxygen transfer

09-05-2018

The open access article in the May 2018 issue of Water Environment Research (WER) reviews factors affecting oxygen transfer in activated sludge processes. “In their critical review of factors affecting fine pore oxygen transfer modelling, Baquero-Rodríguez et al. delineate the major model inputs and variables and how they are …

WELTEC BIOPOWER expands in Northern Ireland

08-05-2018

German biogas specialist, WELTEC BIOPOWER, is in the midst of building three anaerobic digestion plants in Northern Ireland. All three 500kW plants will be completed soon, and will go live in summer 2018. Two of them are in County Antrim in the north-east, and the third is located in Benburb, County Tyrone. With this, WELTEC will soon account for …

Editor’s pickLG Sonic takes water quality monitoring to the next level

07-05-2018

Presently, LG Sonic is working on the development of a new solution, MPC-Lab, to monitor water quality at varying depths in a water body. The system will communicate with MPC-View, a user-friendly cloud software that stores and analyses all received water quality data. The development of the MPC-Lab highlights LG Sonic’s approach to the …

Veolia to feature its AQUAVISTA™ platform of digital services at IFAT

07-05-2018

Veolia Water Technologies, a world leader in design, building, maintenance, and modernisation of water and wastewater treatment facilities also provides municipal and industrial customers with a full range of standardised and customised products and services. The company recently debuted its AQUAVISTA™ platform of digital services based on …

Armstrong debuts new line of high performance DE End-Suction pumps

04-05-2018

Recently, Armstrong Fluid Technology announced the availability of a new line of high performance Design Envelope End-Suction pumps in the one to ten hp range. These new offerings reflect a completely new design featuring improved hydraulics as well as Armstrong intelligent motor technology. The new offerings also feature Armstrong’s unique …

Agilent opens Global Solution Development Centre in Singapore

04-05-2018

Recently, Agilent Technologies Inc. opened a new facility in Singapore dedicated to developing integrated end-to-end workflows across a range of disciplines, including pharma, biopharma, lipidomics, and food testing. Agilent created the new Global Solution Development Centre to meet the increasing demand for fully tested solutions. The aim of the …

Water leaders to meet in Tokyo to address water future

03-05-2018

Water leaders will meet in Tokyo, Japan, from 16 to 21 September 2018 to debate and define new solutions to tackle the global water crisis. Water scarcity, increasingly impacted by climate change, floods and droughts, coupled with threats from pollution and growing demand for water, are some of the top risks facing the world today. These are risks …

Editor’s pickWELTEC BIOPOWER to showcase solutions for utilisation of organic waste and wastewater at IFAT

03-05-2018

The sewage treatment plant in Burgebrach, Bavaria, Germany, shows how a municipal enterprise can effectively reduce its energy and disposal costs with the help of a biogas plant At the upcoming IFAT, the world’s leading trade fair for environmental technologies in Munich, Germany, German company WELTEC BIOPOWER will display its technologies …

Mueller enhances security and water identity with its resilient wedge gate valves

02-05-2018

Mueller® resilient wedge gate valves now have an option for a purple pentagon-shaped wrench nut, intended for reclaimed water service installations. This wrench nut introduces two distinguishing features: a unique shape requiring a special key for improved security and a purple finish to quickly identify reclaimed water. Purple is recognized …