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Bosch captures growth momentum as Southeast Asia embraces connected solutions

30-05-2019
Bosch, Southeast Asia, Growth, Financial Result, 2018, Industry, Sales, Technology, Water, Malaysia, Digital Transformation Lab

Third-party sales increased by nearly five percent to SGD 1.34 billion (839 million euros) in Southeast Asia Mobility of the future: driver assistance and safety technology paving the way for autonomous driving Bosch continues to break new technological grounds with local innovations Bosch to reduce carbon footprint to zero at its 400 …

Fiji Signs Contract for Project to Deliver Continuous Water Supply to 98 per cent of the Greater Suva Population

15-04-2019
Asian Development Bank, United Nations, water supply

The Government of Fiji has signed two contracts for the Rewa River Water Supply Scheme under the Fiji Urban Water Supply and Wastewater Management Investment Program. The scheme will provide the people of the greater Suva area with better access to safe, reliable water. The Chairman of the Water Authority of Fiji Mr. Bhavesh Kumar and Mr. Ji …

ADB Supports Modernisation of Uch-Kurgan Hydropower Plant

01-04-2019
Asian Development Bank, hydropower

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $100 million financing package to modernise aging equipment and improve power generation capacity at the Uch-Kurgan hydropower plant (HPP), the oldest of the six HPPs installed along the Naryn River cascade in the Kyrgyz Republic. ADB’s assistance, comprised of a $60 million loan and a $40 …

Editor’s pickGrundfos presents sustainable solutions at the Ninth Regional 3R Forum in Asia and the Pacific

04-03-2019
Grundfos, pumps, asia pacific, event, sustainable solutions

The Grundfos team at the Ninth Regional 3R Forum in Asia and the Pacific Global pump manufacturer Grundfos is showcasing its sustainable water and wastewater solutions at the Ninth Regional 3R Forum in Asia and the Pacific, a platform for broad cooperation on promoting the 3Rs – reduce, reuse, and recycle – in Asia. Taking place from …

Schneider Electric Launches Smart Manufacturing Innovations for the region at Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific conference

19-10-2018
Schneider Electric, Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific, Industry 4.0 solutions

SINGAPORE – October 16, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today launched its latest smart manufacturing solutions for the Asia-Pacific region. Showcasing these latest innovations at the Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific (ITAP) conference and exhibition at the …

TÜV SÜD rallies manufacturers to embrace Smart Manufacturing with the launch of its Industry 4.0 portfolio

16-10-2018
TÜV SÜD, Smart Manufacturing, Industry 4.0 portfolio, Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific conference

Munich/Singapore, 16 October 2018 – TÜV SÜD, the global safety, security and sustainability solutions provider, called upon manufacturers to start their Industry 4.0 journeys as it announced the launch of its Industry 4.0 portfolio today. Global figures1 show that Industry 4.0 has the potential to increase annual revenues by up to …

Editor’s pickAs more super storms affect Asia, we must typhoon-proof our cities

27-09-2018
super storms, Asia, Super Typhoon Mangkhut, Typhoon Jebi, Sustainable Drainage Systems, sponge cities

By John Batten III Typhoon season in Asia is an annual, grim reminder of the need for more resilient infrastructure as the impact of climate change intensifies. Arcadis’ John Batten III talks about how cities can prepare themselves for worse weather. As Super Typhoon Mangkhut nears the Philippines and Hong Kong, it’s clear …