News archive

Tag: digitalisation

LANXESS digitises its global asset base

23-01-2020
KANXESS, digitisation, digitalisation, innovation

LANXESS is driving forward the digitisation of its production. The specialty chemicals company has implemented a self-service analytics system for time-series data in many areas of its global plant fleet. Almost two thirds of its roughly 120 plants were equipped with the self-service analysis platform TrendMiner from Software AG, including all …

Black & Veatch: Reliability, efficiency and resiliency drive utilities’ grid modernisation efforts

22-01-2020
Black and Veatch, research, market report, digitalisation, modernisation, Industry 4.0, infrastructure

Data is poised to tell the story of our utility systems. But are we ready to listen? Advances in technology are pushing critical human infrastructure in exciting new directions, creating both risk and reward for utilities eager to become more sustainable, efficient, reliable and resilient. Black & Veatch’s 2020 Strategic Directions: …

Grundfos inaugurates digital lab in Asia Pacific, boosting adoption of intelligent water solutions

22-01-2020
Grundfos, digital solutions, pumps, digitalisation, Industry 4.0, innovation, Singapore

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos has inaugurated its digital lab in Singapore – the first of its kind by the industry leader in the Asia Pacific region. As part of a strategic initiative to drive greater adoption of intelligent water solutions in the region, the lab will showcase Grundfos’ range of iSOLUTIONS products, which leverage …

New, unique space for water and wastewater utilities to embrace digital solutions

10-01-2020
International Water Association, IWA, digitalisation, solutions, wastewater treatment, conference

The International Water Association is organising the first IWA Digital Water Summit. Targeting all stakeholders involved in the water sector digitalisation, it is designed to bring together Water technology providers and water utilities with a focus on business and industry. Designed to be the reference in digitalisation for the global water …

Rapid urbanisation, increasing population, efficiency requirements driving need for improvement in urban water infrastructure

10-01-2020
market report, urbanisation, digitalisation, infrastructure

Urban water infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is witnessing enormous investments in order to cater to the needs of the growing population and to address the challenges posed by rapid urbanisation, and climate change. Key investments in the region are towards the replacement of old pipes, expansion of existing pipe network, water …

Mining water and wastewater treatment solution providers with closed-loop systems and digitalisation to experience higher growth opportunities

19-12-2019
wastewater treatment, water treatment, closed-loop system, digitalisation

The growth of the global mining water and wastewater treatment market is strongly driven by the demand for waterless mine and sustainable operations, digitalisation of the value chain, and a holistic approach to water management. The $4.73 billion (S$6.41 billion) market is expected to reach $7.97 billion (S$10.8 billion) by 2023 on the back of …

Going digital for water

01-11-2019
Severn Trent, digitalisation, water treatment, wastewater treatment

Conventional wisdom dictates that it’s always better to prevent a problem rather than trying to deal with it once it has happened. This is especially the case in the water industry, where failure of an instrument, pipeline or item of plant such as a pump or motor can have a potentially significant impact on everything from supply through to …

Ecolab launches ECOLAB3D cloud-based digital platform to reduce water use

24-10-2019
Ecolab, data analysis, cloud computing, Industry 4.0, digitalisation, innovation, water treatment, wastewater treatment

US-based water, hygiene, and energy technologies & services provider Ecolab has introduced ECOLAB3D cloud-based digital platform to help businesses minimise water use and boost asset performance. Leveraging predictive analytics and 3D TRASAR technology, the platform has been developed with support from Microsoft and Accenture. ECOLAB3D …