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IWC launches event for World Water Congress, 17 - 21 Oct 2016

04-08-2016

5 days - 19 master classes & study tours - 32 water management experts The International WaterCentre (IWC) is pleased to announce the IWC Learning Lab (17-21 October), immediately following the World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 to continue the efforts of the Congress to build capacity, foster new business opportunities, …

Crumbling Public Water Infrastructure Signals Larger Role For Private Participation

03-08-2016

Private participation in U.S. municipal water markets is poised for expansion, according to a new report from Bluefield Research. Municipalities and local authorities are showing an increasing reliance on investor-owned utilities and private players for the ownership, management, and operations of public water and wastewater systems. This market …

Black & Veatch Adds Enterprise-level Sustainability Solutions to Service Offerings

03-08-2016

Single-stop resource management solution highlights business case for sustainability and resilience Black & Veatch, a global leader in the design and construction of advanced resource management solutions, today announced a new sustainability offering focusing on the enterprise-level market. The new offering will help large consumers of …

LANXESS showcases all-around water treatment solutions at AQUATECH China 2016 in Shanghai

01-08-2016

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS will showcase its all-around water treatment solutions at AQUATECH China 2016 in Shanghai. LANXESS provides innovative one-stop solutions and extensive technical knowledge to help deal with the water resource challenges China faces today and to create a comfortable and sustainable living environment. AQUATECH …

Editor’s pickInternet of Things used to wage war on wastewater

01-08-2016

A water treatment company is using the Internet of Things to command an army of bacteria in the battle against polluted winery wastewater. South Australian company Factor UTB has developed technology to alter the treatment environment for winery, industrial and municipal wastewater. CEO Rex Gibbs said the monitoring technology allowed the …

Reshaping design by going beyond technical specifications

27-07-2016

The Global Director, Excellence & Expertise of engineering and infrastructure advisory firm Aurecon, Dr Kourosh Kayvani, today announced the appointment of eight Design Directors as the firm continues to elevate its investment in Design as a source of competitive advantage. According to Dr Kayvani, as the world becomes increasingly complex, …

Thomas Wilson Joins Water Planet as Senior Vice President of Business Development

27-07-2016

Thomas Wilson, PE, MBA, has joined Water Planet, an award-winning global supplier of high-performance membrane-based water treatment solutions, as Senior Vice President of Business Development. Wilson brings to his new position more than 24 years of diverse and progressively responsible roles improving business performance, integrating …