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SUEZ’s newest ZeeWeed 500 membranes bring reliability and flexibility to small MBR wastewater treatment plants

16-10-2018
SUEZ, ZeeWeed 500 membranes, reliable, flexible, small MBR wastewater treatment plants

SUEZ, through its Water Technologies & Solutions business unit, today introduced the expansion of its ZeeWeed 500 family of membranes to address the needs of smaller membrane bioreactor (MBR) plants. With the addition of two ZeeWeed 500 products, SUEZ is making this trusted, reinforced hollow-fibre ultrafiltration (UF) membrane available for …

Editor’s pickSiemens to deliver complete wastewater treatment system for plant in China

15-10-2018
Siemens, complete wastewater treatment system, plant, China, Tianjin Bohua Chemical Development

Siemens Water Solutions received an order for a complete wastewater treatment system for Tianjin Bohua Chemical Development’s – a subsidiary of Bohai Chemical Group – new propylene oxide-styrene monomer (POSM) plant. The plant, located at the Nangang Industrial Zone in northern China’s Tianjin, will have a production …

Editor’s pickWWEM 2018 to focus on hot topics

08-10-2018
WWEM 2018, water, wastewater, environmental monitoring, Telford, U.K.

The organisers of WWEM 2018, the water, wastewater and environmental monitoring event, have published details of a comprehensive programme of conferences, seminars and workshops that will take place during the two-day event in Telford, United Kingdom (U.K.). Covering testing issues such as microplastics, nutrients and herbicides, the event will …

City of Barrie picks SUEZ technology to meet wastewater effluent limits for phosphorus

04-10-2018
City of Barrie, SUEZ, wastewater effluent limits, phosphorus

Faced with the challenge of meeting recent stringent total phosphorus effluent limits, the city of Barrie, Ontario, needed to upgrade its wastewater treatment facility. Today, SUEZ, through its Water Technologies & Solutions Business Unit, announced that it has been selected through an open competition as the membrane bioreactor (MBR) system …

Editor’s pickOperating expenditures for water and wastewater utilities approaching US$100 billion a year

04-10-2018
Operating expenditures, OPEX, water and wastewater utilities

Operating Expenditure Forecast by Segment, 1990-2027.Image credit: Bluefield Research  Operating expenditures (OPEX) for water and wastewater utilities in the United States (U.S.) continue to climb at a steady rate, according to Bluefield Research’s recent 2018-2027 forecast. Over the last ten years, utilities’ OPEX has risen 15 …

Xylem to lead industry discussions and showcase smart water expertise at IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2018

14-09-2018
Xylem, Water & Wastewater Asia, IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition, Tokyo, Water Technology

Rye Brook, N.Y., September 13, 2018 – Xylem (NYSE: XYL) executives will lead industry discussions and showcase the company’s extensive smart water expertise during the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition taking place in Tokyo, Japan, 16-21 September 2018. Xylem, a leading global water technology company and gold sponsor …

Editor’s pickProfessors Bruce Rittmann and Mark van Loosdrecht win 2018 Stockholm Water Prize

03-09-2018
Stockholm Water Prize 2018, microbiological research and innovations, water and wastewater treatment

Professors Bruce Rittmann and Mark van Loosdrecht received the 2018 Stockholm Water Prize on Wednesday, for microbiological research and innovations that have revolutionised water and wastewater treatment. The prize was presented to them by Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, at a ceremony in Stockholm City Hall during World …

SHUROOQ and BESIX to invest in a sustainable development wastewater project in Sharjah

24-08-2018
BESIX, Shurooq, wastewater plant, QATRA, expansion, Sharjah, reused water

The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and BESIX, the region's leading company operating in infrastructure concessions and construction, have signed a joint venture agreement to operate and maintain an existing wastewater treatment plant in Al Saja'a area in Sharjah. The newly formed company, called QATRA, will continue …