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Editor’s pickSingapore signs MOU with Saudi Arabia on environmental protection, water resources management

22-11-2019
Singapore, Saudi Arabia, memorandum of understanding, MOU, water, development

Singapore and Saudi Arabia have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on environmental protection and water resources management, President Halimah Yacob announced on Thursday (Nov 7). The MOU will facilitate cooperation in water quality management, wastewater treatment, solid waste management and pollution control, between both …

Editor’s pickSingapore’s Tuas Nexus wins Most Innovative Water-Energy Nexus Project Award in Dubai

24-10-2019
Singapore, Tuas Nexus, International Desalination Association, IDA World Congress, award, wastewater treatment, biogas, waste management

Singapore’s Tuas Nexus – the world’s first fully energy-self-sufficient greenfield facility that will integrate used water treatment and waste management in a single facility – has won international recognition even before construction works commence. Tuas Nexus was named the “Most Innovative WaterEnergy Nexus …

Innovative engineers won top honours for outstanding contributions to mitigating climate change and enhancing Singapore’s liveability

30-08-2019
Singapore, climate change, water supply, resources

The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) today announced the six winning projects of the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards 2019, recognising the outstanding contributions of local engineers to advancing engineering and enhancing quality of life of Singaporeans. Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of the Environment …

Editor’s pickPUB opens world’s largest ceramic membrane water treatment plant

29-08-2019
Singapore, PUB, ceramic membrane, water treatment, wastewater treatment

Singapore’s national water agency, PUB, has unveiled its latest state-of-the-art water treatment plant at Choa Chu Kang Waterworks (CCKWW), which houses the largest ceramic membrane system in the world. This is the result of the PUB’s long-term investments in R&D with over a decade of dedicated research and trials in ceramic …

Singapore Polytechnic and Emerson partner to open Singapore’s only one-stop training and solution centre for the Energy and Chemicals sector

28-08-2019
Emerson, ECTC, Singapore

Singapore Polytechnic (SP) and Emerson recently celebrated the opening of the Energy and Chemicals Training Centre (ECTC), a one-stop training and solution centre to support key process industries. Located in the polytechnic, the centre will train Diploma in Chemical Engineering students, as well as current employees from over 30 companies in the …