Editor’s pickWintec’s new sluice system can be ready for operation within a week

Wintec’s Aquablokk consists of prebuilt blocks that can be implemented in 48 hours, thus making it both faster and easier to build a sluice. In the image above, Aquablokk was installed for the municipality in Slagelse, Denmark. With climate change making ever-growing impacts, demand for solutions to protect low-lying, inhabited areas is rising. To address the issue, Wintec, a Danish …

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Around the world, the desalination market is still growing

According to new data released by the International Desalination Association (IDA) and Global Water Intelligence (GWI) as of June 30th in the , the global desalination market is still growing, marking the fourth year of continued growth following a slowdown in the middle of the 2000s. Cumulative global contracted capacity, including plants that …


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Aquatech Amsterdam 2017 is expected to be a record-breaker

With the latest edition of global water exhibition Aquatech Amsterdam set to open its doors in just a few weeks, a suite of new and expanded features in the industry-leading programme have put the show on track to be a record-breaker. Already, exhibitor numbers have passed the 900 mark, the highest ever for the event. Moreover, advance visitor …


Approval given to SIIC Environment for expansion and upgrading of Hanxi Waste …

SGX Mainboard-listed water treatment and environmental protection company SIIC Environment Holdings Ltd. has received approval from the Wuhan Water Bureau to commence commercial operations for the expansion and upgrading project of the Hanxi Waste Water Treatment plant. The daily design capacity of the Hanxi plant was been raised to 600,000 tons …


China is reusing rainwater with ‘sponge cities’

By Professor Asit Biswas China’s high-profile fight with urban flooding has flooded – so to speak – international headlines more and more often recently. But the nation is not the only one struggling with flooding. As more and more people take up residence in cities and the metropolises themselves fight to keep up with the …


Milwaukee debuts world’s first co-working community for the water industry

Since its opening in 2013, the continued high volume of inquiries for office and research space within Milwaukee’s Global Water Centre, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States (U.S.), has resulted in the creation of a shared, collaborative workspace called the “Oasis Co-working Community” to house companies from all corners of the …


Mueller Water Products and employees donate US$200,000 to relief efforts

Mueller Water Products, Inc. recently announced that it ended its Company-sponsored drive to match employees’ donations to support relief efforts for the victims of the hurricanes that devastated several southern states in the United States (U.S.) and parts of the Caribbean. In total, funds raised by employees combined with the Company …


To end world hunger by 2030, US$268 billion will be needed a year on average

With water increasingly set to play a defining role in the future of development and geopolitics, the World Water Council, in cooperation with the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22) Presidency, as well as other international partners, successfully held the Second International Conference on Water and Climate in Marseille from the 3rd to the …


University of Guelph and University of Colorado – Boulder students win 2017 …

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) recently revealed that students from the University of Guelph and the University of Colorado – Boulder won the 2017 Student Design Competition. The 16th annual competition took place during WEFTEC® 2017, WEF's 90th annual technical exhibition and conference.  The University of Guelph …


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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.