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Tecta-PDS partners with International Triathlon Union (ITU) for fast and reliable water quality tests

Tecta-PDS, International Triathlon Union (ITU), Partnership, Water Quality Tests

   Tecta-PDS is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the International Triathlon Union (ITU) for delivering fast and reliable microbiological water quality tests in ITU sanctioned events. The Tecta portable laboratory, already implemented in the 2019 ITU World Triathlon Olympic Qualification Event in Tokyo, allows the ITU …

Schneider Electric Launches Smart Factory Readiness Assessment And Experiential Zones At Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific Conference 2019

Schneider Electric, Smart Factory, Digital Transformation

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today launched its new Smart Factory Readiness Assessment and range of smart manufacturing solutions at the Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific (ITAP) conference, held from 22 – 24 October at Singapore Expo. Smart Factory Readiness …

ABB Ability™ Remote Insights for service helps customers bring operations back online more quickly with remote expert support and guidance.

ABB, Operations, Support, Guidance, ITAP

ABB, a leading provider of integrated automation solutions, is introducing a new augmented reality platform to improve the ability of ABB and its customers to speed response times, extend asset lifecycles, improve production performance and ensure operational excellence. ABB Ability™ Remote Insights for service is being introduced at the …

Bentley Systems Introduces AssetWise Digital Twin Services and OpenUtilities Digital Twin Services for Asset and Network Performance

Bentley Systems, AssetWise Digital Twin Services, OpenUtilities Digital Twin Services, Asset, Network

New Immersive Asset Service enables 4D visualization and analytics visibility for “evergreen” digital twins Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twin cloud services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, today introduced new digital twin …

Five cities, 18 solutions to kickstart digital water city initiative

Digital Water City

A new collaboration is bringing together digital technologies to improve water management across five major European cities. Called Digital Water City (DWC), the EU-project will focus on Berlin, Milan, Copenhagen, Paris and Sofia as the first pilot cities to help deliver “integrated management of water systems”. A total of 18 …

Editor’s pickWHO calls for more research on microplastics in drinking water

WHO, World Health Organisation, water, drinking water, microplastics, pollution

A newly launched analysis by World Health Organization (WHO) summarises the latest knowledge on microplastics in drinking-water. According to the report, titled Microplastics in drinking-water, microplastics larger than 150 micrometres are not likely to be absorbed in the human body and uptake of smaller particles is expected to be limited.  …

NW Natural Water to acquire Suncadia’s water and wastewater utilities in Washington State

NW Natural Water, Suncadia, water treatment, wastewater treatment

NW Natural Water Company, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Northwest Natural Holding Company, has agreed to acquire Suncadia’s water and wastewater utilities. Located in Cle Elum, these utilities serve 2,800 connections at a year-round, master-planned resort community in central Washington. “Suncadia serves a rapidly growing resort …