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PUB awards S$449 million domestic liquids modules contract for Tuas Water Reclamation Plant

28-07-2020
Singapore, PUB, water industry, water treatment, wastewater treatment, water reclamation

PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, has appointed Sinohydro Corporation Limited (Singapore Branch) to construct the civil and structural components of Domestic Liquids Modules (DLMs) for the Tuas Water Reclamation Plant (WRP). The contract is valued at S$449.6 million.  Tuas WRP, a key component of PUB’s Deep Tunnel Sewerage …

United Nations launches framework to speed up progress on water and sanitation goal

15-07-2020
UN Water, forum, water industry, water and wastewater, water monitoring

UN Secretary-General António Guterres and the President of the United Nations General Assembly, joined the UN-Water Chair and heads of 10 United Nations entities, Member States representatives and stakeholders from civil society and the private sector at the virtual launch of the Sustainable Development Goal 6 Global Acceleration Framework …

Editor’s pick11 companies selected to join Imagine H2O Asia 2020

08-07-2020
Imagine H2O, water industry, water technology

Across South and South East Asia, the pursuit for new water solutions is intensifying as utilities and businesses strive to protect and sustain increasingly scarce resources. 11 global water technology startups have been selected to join Imagine H2O Asia 2020, to each provide a distinct water innovation opportunity to alleviate the mounting water …

Supply chain vital to water industry carbon ambition

29-06-2020
supply chain, water industry

The water industry must utilise the skills offered by the supply chain if it is to meet its ambitious target of achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2030. Reviewing the sector’s bold carbon commitment which was announced in April 2019, David Riley, Anglian Water’s head of carbon neutrality and chair of Water UK’s carbon working …