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December 2019

British Water welcomes supply chain report

British Water, supply chain, water supply

British Water has welcomed a report from Energy & Utility Skills and Balfour Beatty which calls for the water industry to protect the sustainability of its supply chain and workforce. The white paper, Two Sides of a Coin, highlights the vital role of the supply chain in delivering for customers and the risks of failing to address current …

Editor’s pickAdvertorial: Digital Transformation 101 in the Water and wastewater Industry

AVEVA, interview, water treatment, digital transformation

Digital transformation has been one of the industry’s latest buzzwords, but is the water and wastewater industry ready to ride the digital wave? Water & Wastewater Asia (WWA) speaks to Amit Thakare, Technology Consultant for the Water & Wastewater Industry, AVEVA, to find out what digital transformation truly means to the industry, …

Editor’s pickGrundfos Thailand appoints new general manager


Leading pump manufacturer Grundfos has announced the appointment of Kenth Hvid Nielsen to the role of general manager of Grundfos Thailand (GTH), with effect from 1st November 2019. In his new role, Kenth will lead the overall sales operation within the Thailand market for the key business areas: Industry, Commercial Business Services, Domestic …

Five barriers preventing a digital water utility

report, water utilities

Digital solutions can help water utilities to meet climate change challenges, new regulations and ageing networks instead of "savage hikes in the price of water". Furthermore, modern solutions could help to save 11.6% of a water utility’s annual spend. And using data at every opportunity can help water utilities improve operations at a …