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January 2018

SUEZ NWS offers Taizhou New Energy Industrial Park wastewater treatment services

31-01-2018

SUEX NWS’ subsidiary Taizhou Sino French Sewage Treatment Co., Ltd, a joint venture newly established by SUEZ NWS and Taizhou Jiulong Wastewater Treatment Plant, recently signed an asset transfer agreement with Taizhou New Energy Industrial Park’s Administration Committee to provide quality wastewater treatment services for the entire …

Global Water Summit 2018: Early bird ending tomorrow

31-01-2018

With the theme Transcending Boundaries, the upcoming Global Water Summit that will be taking place in Paris, France, from the 15th to the 17th of April 2018 will herald the arrival of new business models in the global water industry. With new technologies, businesses, and sources of finance entering the sector, lines are being blurred, forcing …

Editor’s pickTogether, ABB and TaKaDu strengthen Ho Chi Minh City’s water distribution system

31-01-2018

ABB and TaKaDu have joined forces to provide a water management solution that will boost efficiency and reduce water leakage in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and one of the world’s fastest-growing cities. Saigon Water Supply Corporation (SAWACO) is deploying ABB’s digital control and monitoring technologies alongside TaKaDu’s …

Bashneft-Ufaneftekhim and SUEZ launch complex of biological treatment facilities

31-01-2018

Along with SUEZ, Bashneft-Ufaneftekhim refinery, a Rosneft-affiliated company, inaugurated its biological treatment plant, Bashneft key nature protection facility, the world's largest industrial facility using membrane bioreactor (MBR) and electrodialysis reversal (EDR) technologies. The complex, located in Ufa, Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia, …

At DistribuTECH 2018, Aclara set the standard for comprehensive utility solutions

30-01-2018

Aclara, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities around the world, showcased its comprehensive suite of end-to-end solutions at DistribuTECH 2018, from the 23rd to the 25th of January at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Centre in San Antonio, Texas, United States (U.S.). There, Aclara showed …

Editor’s pickPhilippines: Xylem continues expanding in Southeast Asia with pump rental and services hub

29-01-2018

Leading global water technology company committed to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, Xylem Inc., has announced the opening of a new pump rental and service business in Calamba, located in the province of Laguna, Philippines. The hub will serve growing demand from the municipal and industrial sectors across the Philippines …

EPA awards grant to Franklin County to invest in water infrastructure

29-01-2018

The United States (U.S.) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded Franklin County, Kentucky, U.S., a US$512,000 grant for the design and construction activities of wastewater treatment plants and collection systems in the lower Kentucky watershed. “Projects like this one demonstrate the Trump Administration’s commitment …

Editor’s pickAt the International Water Summit, Aqualia presents intelligent solutions

25-01-2018

From left to right, Frank Rogalla, José Miguel Santos, Alan Thomson, and José Enrique Bofill In Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Aqualia was present in the International Water Summit held from the 15th to the 18th of January, where it displayed its intelligent solutions for operating water supply systems, as …