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atg UV gains NVI Approval

02-05-2018

atg UV Technology’s WF range of UV systems has been awarded Norwegian Veterinary Institute (NVI) approval for disinfection of intake water and wastewater from aquaculture installations. The approval follows 45 weeks of field-testing on board the Norsk Fisketransport operated well boat MS Namsos which is used for the transport of live salmon …

SUEZ updates ProSolv HS line to scavenge sour gas from oil & gas production streams

02-05-2018

Sour gas in oil and gas production streams can increase production costs, impact employees’ safety, endanger asset integrity and adversely impact the surrounding environment. To help oil and gas producers scavenge sour gas effectively, SUEZ has formulated a new version of its ProSolv HS line to effectively scavenge H2S without phase …

Global recognition for Singapore's advanced wastewater treatment technologies

02-05-2018

Singapore PUB’s (Public Utilities Board) continuous research and development, and innovation efforts to improve the efficiency of its water treatment process and operations has earned itself a feather in its cap. Its wastewater treatment demonstration plant at Ulu Pandan, set up specially to test advanced used water treatment processes …

Water Environment Federation to coordinate network of water technology clusters

02-05-2018

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is now coordinating a network of 18 water technology clusters, a programme that was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The water clusters are regional groupings of businesses, government, research institutions, and other organizations focused on development of innovative technologies to …

Lanxess designs water treatment systems for an even more user-friendly process

30-04-2018

Specialty chemicals corporation, LANXESS, has made further enhancements to its LewaPlus software for designing water treatment systems. With this 2.0 release, users now have the unique ability to combine per drag and drop different technologies in one design. “Because modules can be added to a project via drag and drop, LewaPlus 2.0 is now …

Editor’s pickPOREX® expands polymer fibre line and customer support capabilities in Asia Pacific

30-04-2018

CEO of Porex, Jon Peacock, presents the new corporate message   Managing Director Asia Pacific Mr Cheh Kah Mun gives his opening speech   Porex Corporation (POREX) unveiled its new Customer and Commercial Centre and expanded manufacturing plant recently in Hicom Industrial Estate, Shah Alam, Malaysia. As the leading global …

Vitens ensures high water quality

27-04-2018

Bactiquant is a standard method for measuring the bacterial levels in the water One of the world's most recognised utilities, Vitens, based in Holland, the Netherlands, has just introduced Mycometer’s technology as a standard method for monitoring water quality. In near real time, the utility can now detect and track general bacterial …

Registration and housing open for WEFTEC 2018

26-04-2018

Registration and housing is now open for WEFTEC 2018, the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) 91st annual technical exhibition and conference.  Scheduled for September 29th through to October 3rd at the New Orleans Morial Convention Centre, WEFTEC is the best place for WEF members and water professionals from around the world to …