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April 2018

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 …

Recipients of the 2018 Singapore International Water Week Scholarship revealed

25-04-2018

Six utility leaders have received scholarships to attend the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) 2018. The scholarships will help recipients break down international barriers, accelerate technology transfer, and create an understanding of innovative policy options to advance resource recovery across the water sector. The scholarships are …

GUTERMANN and TaKaDu combine data-driven technologies for heightened water efficiency

25-04-2018

TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Event Management solutions for the water industry, and GUTERMANN, a world leader in acoustic leak detection technology, are teaming up to deliver a comprehensive data-driven solution for improving efficiency. TaKaDu’s platform is being seamlessly integrated with GUTERMANN’s fixed network leak …

Mueller Systems’ new ME-8 Encoder register improves meter accuracy and functionality

24-04-2018

The Mueller® Encoder Eight (ME-8) register combines proven reliable mechanical components with an innovative new automated data acquisition system that improves meter accuracy and functionality for utilities. Utilising a heat-treated tempered glass lens and corrosion resistant copper can to house the register light tubes, electronics, …