Editor’s pickReport on Water Workforce Provides New Data on Challenges, Opportunities

A new report from the Brookings Institution provides a detailed and data-driven look at careers in the water sector, finding that while there are looming shortages and a need for diversity in the workforce, water jobs are a tremendous economic opportunity for the American worker. The Water Environment Federation released the report, Renewing the Water Workforce: Improving water …

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UL EHS Sustainability named CDP Gold Software Partner

UL’s PURE platform has been named as a Gold level CDP Software Partner. This marks the eighth consecutive year that UL’s sustainability software has been awarded the honour. The company is one of just three software providers to have Gold level status, CDP’s highest ranking for an accredited software provider. “We’re …


SIWW 2018

Record-breaking Numbers at 8th World Water Forum

The 8th edition of the World Water Forum, co-organised by the World Water Council in cooperation with the Government of Brazil, received the largest number of citizens in the event’s history. The Forum gathered 120 000 citizens, including 12 000 delegates and experts. Participants attended from 172 countries and they took part in over 300 …


Schneider Electric

All eyes on Aquatech China 2018: Three days of water magic

In three days, over 80,000 water professionals visited over 2,000 exhibitors at Aquatech China, the leading trade show for water professionals in Shanghai. Annette Bos, Group Director Water at RAI Amsterdam spoke at a crowded opening, about how crucial and urgent water issues are around the world and linked them to the constantly growing …


Bentley Systems named 2018 Microsoft CityNext Partner of the Year

Bentley Systems has received a 2018 Microsoft Partner of the Year award this June. Bentley was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of user solutions based on Microsoft technology. Awards were announced in 39 categories, with winners chosen from more than 2,600 …


Mumbai’s largest fertiliser complex replaced previous UF treatment system …

By operating its own water reclamation plant, Mumbai’s largest fertiliser complex helps the water-stressed city through recycling local sewage instead of adding extra demands on Mumbai’s limited supplies of fresh water. Before the membranes were replaces, the fertiliser complex’s previous UF treatment system was based on …


Kurita takes a stake in Fracta, making the company its subsidiary

Kurita Water Industries Ltd. recently announced that it has executed an investment agreement with Fracta, Inc., based in Delaware, United States (U.S.), the holding company of Fracta, a company based in California, U.S. Fracta serves the water utility industry in the U.S. with a software service of predicting water main degradations by applying …


Wear-resistant double gears are configured online and delivered at lightning …

Can a double gear be manufactured without tools? This takes time and does not always promise the best results. It works faster with the online configurator from igus, which can now also be used to design double gears. By uploading the CAD data, the order can then be processed with the igus 3D printing service. A lubrication-free, high-performance …


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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

DK and DK/CP [DN 15-65]
New diaphragm valves with maximised flow rates, available in manual and pneumatically actuated versions.

DK DIALOCK DN 15-65
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.

ACTUATED DK DN 15-65
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.