Editor’s pickMemorandum of Understanding between Festo Singapore and Sea Lion Corporation with Singapore Myanmar Vocational Training Institute

Festo Singapore, together with its channel partner Sea Lion in Myanmar, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Singapore Myanmar Vocational Training Institute (SMVTI). The MoU is based on the cooperation in the field of Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Automation). The signing ceremony took place at Yangon, Myanmar at the premises of SMVTI on 19th May 2016. The signatories were Mr. …

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Operations Challenge Pumps up the Action in Germany

Operations Challenge will take the action overseas as Team KSB-USA competes next week against 36 teams from six countries at the third Open German Championship in Wastewater Technology. Organized by the German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA), the competition is a part of IFAT 2016--the world’s leading trade fair for water, …

POME Asia will be launching in Q3 2016. For more information or to advertise, please contact williampang@pabloasia.com.


Against a dynamic backdrop of heightened environmental pressures, infrastructure safety and security concerns and rising global demand for clean water, the United States of America is looking to strengthen business relationships and open up new opportunities for growth at IFAT 2016, May 30-June 3 at Munich’s Messe München Exhibition …

Singapore International Water Week 2016

Grundfos appoints new Group Vice President for Service

Grundfos has appointed 46-year-old Thomas Rosenkilde Anderson as new Group Vice President for Service. He has long international leadership experience from the IT industry - including Nokia - and holds an Executive MBA from Copenhagen Business School and a Master of Science in Engineering from the Technical University of Copenhagen. "As we want …

Nijhuis Industries to showcase a record number of 14 innovations at IFAT in …

During this year’s IFAT, Nijhuis Industries is showcasing a record number of 14 innovations to the (waste)water technology market which are vital to the challenges the world is facing today. Solutions for sustainable water use, resource recovery and intelligent services are completingthe range of Nijhuis’ showcased innovations during …

Water Risk: Vietnam's Worst Drought In Nearly 100 years

Vietnam’s Mekong Delta is suffering from its worst drought in nearly a century, and the effects have been devastating . Experts’ claim that the drought is caused in part by this year’s El Niño, one of the worst on record. El Niño is characterized by unusually warm ocean temperatures in the Equatorial Pacific, as …

World War III will be fought over water

In 2015, NASA’s satellite data revealed that 21 of the world’s 37 large aquifers are severely water-stressed. With growing populations, and increased demands from agriculture and industry, researchers indicated that this crisis is only likely to worsen. Rajendra Singh, known as the “water man of India,” believes that …

LANXESS working on behalf of water and the environment

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS, one of the world’s foremost suppliers of water treatment solutions, is exhibiting for the first time at the top tradeshow IFAT in Munich from May 30 to June 3. Its presentation at this international innovation platform for environmental technologies focuses on high-performance ion exchange resins from the …


Xylem’s Flygt Experior Clog Free Pumping

The Flygt Experior pumping solution combines superior functionality of N-technology, premium efficiency motors and intelligent controls to offer the ultimate in efficient, clog-free pumping.

Glynwed/FIP: Exciting product launch coming your way in 2016

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New diaphragm valves with maximised flow rates, available in manual and pneumatically actuated versions.

Equipped with the DIALOCK® system – an innovative hand wheel with an immediate and ergonomic operating locking device that allows it to be adjusted and locked in over 300 positions.

A full range of pneumatically actuated versions with piston and diaphragm actuators.

Grundfos Production Site Tour

Join us for a tour at Grundfos’ production sites to experience the technical expertise and dedication that goes into manufacturing the SP pump and motor.

Peristaltic Hose Pump - Dura 55

The New Dura 55 peristaltic hose pump is the latest addition to the Dura family, offering second generation hose pump technology. It offers the market 20% more performance, high flow rates and lower maintenance, thus reducing your overall life cycle costs.

VIQUA: The Story of UV

A review of UV and its history in water treatment, how UV is used today, and the general make-up of a UV water disinfection system.