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November 2018

Grundfos launches innovative pumping solution to aid Malaysia’s flood management efforts


Pump manufacturer Grundfos is launching an innovative solution in Malaysia to help meet its growing flood management needs, which has cost the country catastrophic damages over the years. While the country has been growing with rapid industrialisation and urbanisation, the increase in extreme weather events like floods have taken a toll on local …

New award in China for Keysino Modern Water


In China, Modern Water, the high-tech enterprise aiming at sustainable development, has been awarded the Global Partner in Clean Technology Award for its successful international cooperation with Hangzhou Shangtuo Environmental Technology Co., LTD. This new award follows Modern Water’s recently announced joint venture with Hangzhou Shangtuo …

RCSI announces project to remove contaminants from water in India


Researchers based at RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland) are leading a €4.97M project that will remove contaminants from wastewater and drinking water. The funding (€3.58 million from the EU and €1.39 million from the Indian Government) will support PANI-water, a four-year project to develop six prototypes that will be …

inge GmbH has won a contract to supply ultrafiltration solutions for the Sharqiyah desalination plant in Oman

inge GmbH, Sharqiyah, desalination plant, Oman, ultrafiltration

This order potentially represents the emergence of a new market for inge® to supply large-scale desalination plants in Oman. A German company specializing in UF technology, inge® received the contract on the basis of its superior product performance, which impressed project contractor Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction. The order …

Aurecon announces new CEO to drive its global growth


Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon today announced the appointment of Managing Director Australia and New Zealand, William Cox as its new Global Chief Executive Officer to lead the organisation’s rapid growth and continuing diversification across Digital, Advisory and Asia. Effective from 1 February 2019, Cox …

Editor’s pickHigh-performance programming device with rugged hardware for mobile engineering


  The latest generation of ready-to-use, high-performance programming devices from Siemens has been optimized for engineering with the TIA Portal and designed for mobile use in machines and plants for configuration, commissioning, service, and maintenance. The new Simatic Field PG M6 programming device, with a stylish silver housing cover …