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Editor’s pickA New Look At The Industrial Internet Of Things As An Enabler For The Asian Water Industry

16-08-2019
Perceptive Engineering, David Lovett, Water, Asia, IOT, IIOT, Diagnostic, Cloud-based, Maintenance

By David Lovett, Managing Director of Perceptive Engineering IOT (& IIOT) Technologies have begun changing the world. The digital transformation of manufacturing, personal healthcare and smart cities is well underway; most multinational companies have a strategy to incorporate these highly connected tools to re-invigorate or completely …

Editor’s pickBuilding a more resilient water network in the Philippines

31-07-2019
Grundfos, Philippines, Water, Network, Asia, Water security, Climate change, Infrastructure, Flood Control

  By Leong Chee Khuan, Area Managing Director for South Asia and General Manager for Grundfos Pumps Sdn Bhd Water is a precious and increasingly critical resource. Water security has become one of our most urgent environmental crises as well as our fastest-growing social, political and economic challenges faced today. Increasing water …

Editor’s pickSoren Kvorning: More must be done for Water Sector

23-07-2019
Danfoss, Asia Pacific, Soren Kvorning, Water

President of Danfoss Asia Pacific Region Soren Kvorning speaking at the Energy Efficiency Summit hosted by Danfoss According to a report done by the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, almost 50 per cent of the Southeast Asian (SEA) population will be living in cities, and governments across SEA are under immense pressure to meet the demands of …

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 …