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ANDRITZ SEPARATION wins gold in Cannes

17-10-2016

ANDRITZ SEPARATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has won gold at the 2016 Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards for its series of eight videos that target establishing ANDRITZ SEPARATION as the world’s specialist for solid-liquid separation technology. The videos support ANDRITZ SEPARATION in its efforts to build the …

South African Rand Water wins the Project Innovation Award

14-10-2016

The International Water Association (IWA) has awarded Rand Water from South Africa the Project Innovation Award - Grand Award. A non-profit public utility based in Gauteng, Rand Water won the prestigious award for their innovative “Water Wise” campaign, aimed at informing communities about conserving water resources, and reducing water …

In Its Commitment to Protect the Oceans, SUEZ Partners With NK to Treat Ballast Water

14-10-2016

SUEZ is expanding its activities in the ballast water treatment sector, a growing market following the ratification, on September 8 , of the International Maritime Organization (IMO)'s regulation on ballast water. The Group has signed a 5-year partnership agreement with NK, a main international player for ballast water treatment, for the supply of …

International Water Association announces new President

13-10-2016

Today the International Water Association announced, Diane d’Arras as the new President of the association. Diane has been an active member of the IWA for many years, and has served on the organisation’s Board for the last six years. She takes over the role of president from Professor Helmut Kroiss. A civil engineer for nearly forty …

Computer-generated frequencies improve water quality, ease pressure on infrastructure

12-10-2016

Computer generated frequencies are being used to alter the composition of water to improve quality and eliminate scaling. Hydrosmart has developed a device in Adelaide, South Australia that sits on the outside of pipes, treating water as it passes without the use of chemicals or filters. The microprocesser unit consists of an antennae wound in a …

Bentley Systems announces new CivilStorm and StormCAD CONNECT Edition applications

12-10-2016

Bentley Systems announces the availability of the new CivilStorm and StormCAD CONNECT Edition applications for the analysis and design of stormwater networks. The CONNECT Edition provides a unified, common environment that advances productivity, team collaboration, and project performance. Key new capabilities of the CONNECT Edition releases allow …

New principles to create water-wise cities

12-10-2016

To overcome the problems that are leading to pressure on water resources in urban areas, and to an increasing number of drought and flooding crises, the International Water Association (IWA) today launches the Principles for Water-Wise Cities at the 2016 World Water Congress and Exhibition in Brisbane. “Cities are rapidly expanding and …

Major Northern California District Chooses InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution

12-10-2016

Innovyze has announced that the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District (CCCSD) in California has chosen industry-leading InfoMaster software to optimize the capital improvement program for its sewer collection system. Central Contra Costa Sanitary District serves nearly a half million residents and 3,000 businesses in 13 cities and towns covering …