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Pennsylvania State Senator tours infrastructure products manufacturing plant

11-03-2019
manufacturing

Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) recently visited the Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS) manufacturing plant to gain first-hand experience of how large diameter thermoplastic pipe is made, and to discuss with ADS executives fair and open competition for products used in federal and state projects.  Other topics included the use …

TUAFI Launches Capital Raise Campaign for Atmospheric Water Generation Factory

11-03-2019

The United Abrahamic Family (TUAFI) announces the launch of a fundraiser campaign to raise capital for the construction of a facility designed to safely and sustainably generate drinkable water in water-scarce countries around the globe. The facility, called an atmospheric water generation (AWG) factory, is based on a series of improvements to …

Ivory Coast to construct a US $186m waste water treatment plant

09-03-2019
wastewater treatment

The Federal Government of Ivory Coast is set to construct a waste treatment plant at cost of US $186 million (SGD 253 million) that will treat water from Lagune Aghien, the largest freshwater reserve near Abidjan, to help meet the fresh water needs of the country’s largest city. Fluence Managing Director and CEO Henry Charrabé …

52 wastewater treatment plants under way in Upper Egypt

08-03-2019
Egypt, wastewater

The newly-appointed Egyptian Minister of Housing Asem al-Gazzar has announced that 52 water treatment plants are being built in Upper Egypt. 34 of these will be commissioned in the 2018/2019 fiscal year. They will recycle treated wastewater for irrigation. All facilities under construction are expected to treat 418 million cubic metres (m3) of …

Grundfos delivers record turnover

08-03-2019
Grundfos

In 2018, net turnover in Grundfos increased by DKK 1.1 billion (SGD 226 million) to DKK 26.7 billion (SGD 5.5 billion), which is the highest level ever. Measured in local currencies, this equals an organic sales growth of 6.6 per cent. Earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) grew by DKK 53 million (SGD 10 million) to DKK 2,400 million (SGD 493 …

Antibiotic resistance is spreading from wastewater treatment plants

08-03-2019
report

The University of Southern California has found in its research that the products of wastewater treatment have been found to contain trace amounts of antibiotic resistant DNA. These products are often reintroduced to the environment and water supply, potentially resulting in the spread of antibiotic resistance. As such, researchers at the …

Microfiltration Membranes Market to Grow with Increasing Product Adoption in Food and Beverages, and Industrial Wastewater Treatment

07-03-2019
report, microfiltration

Market research company P&S Intelligence has found in a new report that the need for a more efficient contaminated fluid purification process in the foods and beverages, pharmaceutical, and industrial wastewater treatment industries is taking the microfiltration membrane market forward. During 2018–2023, the market is expected to …