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Innovyze Releases InfoWorks ICM Generation V7.5, Expanding Hydrological and Green Infrastructure Simulation for More Comprehensive Integrated Catchment Modeling

07-12-2016

New Release Delivers a Complete Integrated Catchment Management and Flood and Pollution Control Suite of Advanced Simulation Tools with Unsurpassed Performance and Reliability Innovyze, a global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, has announced the release of the V7.5 Generation of InfoWorks …

Editor’s pickAquaEco’s Andrew Liew: Malaysia has invented world’s first 'green tech' palm oil system

07-12-2016

Text by Avanti Kumar / Retrieved from MIS Asia Andrew Liew, Director, AquaEco Malaysia based Aqua Eco (AquaEco) director Andrew Liew has announced a world first with the invention of a 'green tech' palm oil system to enhance oil extraction yields in line with the government's national industry objectives. According to Liew, who is also the …

Report finds short-term solutions dealt with wastewater plant odour

07-12-2016

Members of the public and council tour the Whitecourt Wastewater Treatment Plan on June 14, 2016, during the public input portion of Stantec Engineering Ltd.'s 2016 Odour Mitigation Report. The company reported at the Nov. 28 Regular Meeting of Council that odour mitigation efforts have been successful due to short-term measures put in …

Hitachi Consulting Launches End-to-End Water Management Solutions

07-12-2016

Hitachi Consulting's Water Management Solutions combine an innovative approach and intelligent systems to accelerate enterprise sustainability Hitachi Consulting, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd (TSE: 6501) and a leading provider of IT consulting and management consulting solutions and services, has launched a comprehensive water management solution …

Editor’s pickWater associations challenge EPA steam power plant rule

06-12-2016

In a brief filed Monday in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, the American Water Works Association and the National Association of Water Companies challenged a new rule on steam power plant discharges, arguing that it does not adequately protect drinking water consumers. In challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s final …

Xylem provides rental solution

06-12-2016

Xylem has rented its Godwin NC100 Dri-Prime dewatering pump to Spanish environmental engineers OMS-SACEDE for the maintenance of its Denia wastewater treatment plant in Alicante, Spain. The pump manufacturer said OMS-SACEDE was seeking to improve the efficiency of its tank cleaning process, and that its rental model provided the company with the …

In Vietnam, high-pollution industries enjoy relaxed environmental standards

06-12-2016

Vietnam is setting the bar too low in terms of environmental protection for several industries with high pollution outputs like steelmaking, paper and pulp. The Southeast Asian country has established policy guidelines universally applicable to all industries, which regulate how businesses should treat wastewater from their production. However, …