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Hyflux seeks court-supervised reorganisation process to manage debt load


Hyflux, the Singapore water treatment firm, announced that it had started a court-supervised reorganization process in a statement issued on Tuesday evening, confirming rumours after it suspended trading of its shares and related securities on Monday. The move will give the company some space to negotiate with strategic investors, while seeking …

Koh Brothers Eco posts revenue of S$52.8 million for Q1 2018


Koh Brothers Eco Engineering Limited, a SGX Catalist-listed sustainable engineering solutions provider, together with its subsidiaries, reported revenue of S$52.8 million for the three months ended 31 March 2018 against S$70.6 million in Q1 2017, the previous corresponding quarter. The Group’s lower revenue was mainly due to a decline in …

Aquatech China to feature prominent International Water Leaders Forum


More than 2,000 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors are expected to attend Aquatech China at the end of this month. Next to a packed show floor, an esteemed speaker line up will present at the Industrial Water Leadership Forum (IWLF) providing highly topical content combined with unique Chinese insight. Speakers represent companies such as Dell, …

Egypt: Port Said Industrial Zone’s upcoming wastewater treatment plant


On 1 October 2017, Nijhuis Industries and Green Valley Oil Services (GVOS) started to design a 60,000m3 per day wastewater treatment plant based on the contract signed by both parties by the end of September 2017. It was decided to build the project in two phases of 35,000m3 per day. The plant incorporated Nijhuis drum screen filtration …

Editor’s pickFesto’s Bionic Learning Network draws inspiration from nature


Walking and rolling much like the flic-flac spider, the BionicWheelBot moves along the ground in astounding ways, a unique form of locomotion. Together with the team headed by the spider’s discoverer, Festo studied its movements and technically realised them. Moreover, the imposing BionicFlyingFox houses a motion tracking system as well as …