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Addressing the leakage imperative: Black & Veatch responds with new hire to lead digital transformation of leakage management services

07-10-2019
Black & Veatch, appointment, leakage control

Water companies in England and Wales have to deliver, on average, a 17 percent cut in leakage by 2025. Current levels of leakage, 3.16 billion litres per day in 2018/19, are deemed unacceptable by Ofwat. Black & Veatch has created a new role: Leakage Services Manager, and appointed Stuart White, to help water companies meet the …

Pune-based Fluid Robotics uses robots to manage and maintain urban water infrastructure

26-08-2019
India, water treatment, leakage, monitoring, pipes

In India, the current urban water distribution and wastewater treatment network is inefficient, with 40-50 per cent of water lost in distribution due to leaks and illegal taps (Non-Revenue Water). Under 20 per cent of wastewater is collected and treated, while the rest pollutes groundwater, lakes, rivers, and coastlines. In addition, inadequate …