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Editor’s pickMeet 'Barrel’ - the new face of digital desalination?

04-11-2019
Veolia, technology, innovation

A new modular technology combining multiple reverse osmosis (RO) membranes with digital sensors is hoping to shake up the desalination market. Called the Barrel, the steel pressure vessel contains membrane elements which can be remotely monitored via a smart interconnector system. Although a membrane-based solution, the installation of the …

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 …

Trimble launches latest version of Trimble Unity Remote Monitoring software

24-10-2019
Trimble, remote monitoring, software, innovation, wastewater, water, stormwater, WEFTEC

Trimble has introduced the latest version of its Trimble Unity Remote Monitoring software for wastewater, water, and stormwater utilities. The 4.7 version of the software offers new visualisation and analytics capabilities, which in turn allows utilities to take informed decisions such as on capital improvements, maintenance activities, and …

Bentley Systems bolsters digital cities offerings with acquisitions of Citilabs and Orbit Geospatial Technologies

21-10-2019
Bentley, Citilab, Orbit GT, Streetlytics, analytics, innovation, technology

Bentley Systems, Incorporated has announced the acquisitions of global mobility simulation (CUBE) and analytics (Streetlytics) software provider Citilabs, and global provider of 3D and mobile mapping software, Orbit Geospatial Technologies (Orbit GT). Citilab’s CUBE simulation software provides predictive transportation technology, …

Bentley Systems’ new ProjectWise 365 and comprehensive SYNCHRO offerings advance 4D digital twins for project delivery

21-10-2019
Bentley, ProjectWise 365, innovation, technology

New, instant-on ProjectWise 365 cloud services enable any-size design team, project, or firm to leverage digital workflows and Microsoft Teams integration, to accelerate information sharing, design reviews, and contractual exchanges Bentley Systems, Incorporated has announced new capabilities for its industry-leading ProjectWise collaboration …

Alfa Laval’s global service network and 360° Service Portfolio extend equipment performance

14-10-2019
Alfa Laval, solutions, innovation, product, equipment, performance

Maintaining the edge over competitors is never easy: Operations must be continually improved, and production capabilities optimised. Alfa Laval aims to help users stay competitive by minimising costs and maximising returns on equipment investment, with the company’s global service network and 360° Service Portfolio to support user …