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BASF to sell its ultrafiltration membrane business to DuPont

24-09-2019
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BASF and DuPont Safety & Construction (DuPont) recently announced that the companies have signed an agreement where BASF will sell its ultrafiltration membrane business to DuPont. The divesture includes the shares of inge GmbH, the business’ international sales force, its headquarters and production site in Greifenberg, Germany, and …

Investments in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment projects to augur well for wastewater diffused aerators sales, says PMR report

24-09-2019
wastewater diffused aerators, research, market report, water treatment technology

The global sales of wastewater diffused aerators reached 454,458 Th units in 2018, as revealed by the new research report on the wastewater diffused aerators market. According to the study, the wastewater diffused aerators market is estimated to grow by 6.4 per cent CAGR in 2029. Increasing investments for enhancement of the wastewater treatment …

Editor’s pickTen-year water infrastructure CAPEX forecast could reach US$673 billion, based on market conditions

24-09-2019
bluefield, research, water infrastructure, CAPEX, municipal utilities capital expenditures, infrastructure investment, forecast

In the U.S., municipal utilities are forecasted to spend US$629 billion on capital expenditures (CAPEX) over the next decade to address increasing demands on water and wastewater infrastructure. While the baseline forecast projects a 2.6 per cent annual growth rate, in-line with historical trends, Bluefield Research’s scenario analyses …

“Be your authentic self” – message to women working in water

17-09-2019

Just 20 per cent of the workforce in the UK water industry is female* – an imbalance the sector is working hard to correct. British Water is leading the way with its second Women in Water event, taking place in Manchester in October. Tania Flasck, director and head of UK infrastructure at Turner & Townsend, the global professional …

De Nora to launch high efficiency electrochlorination system at WEFTEC 2019

17-09-2019

Global leader of sustainable technologies, De Nora recently announced the launch of its next generation of ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generators at WEFTEC, the Water Quality Event in Chicago this month. The new high efficiency ClorTec® Gen III system uses an optimized electrochlorination process that reduces salt and power …