Editor’s pickPUB biggest concern on water security, Hyflux consortium could withdraw: Analysts

Singapore's water security is the only thing that matters and the main motivation behind water agency PUB’s announcement last night that it would take over Tuaspring's desalination plant, should Hyflux subsidiary Tuaspring Private Limited (TPL) be unable to cure its defaults by April 5, observers said. It has also agreed to waive any compensation it could have claimed from the Hyflux unit …

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Megawide kicks off construction of Maynilad's wastewater treatment plant

Megawide has said it broke ground for Maynilad's Las Piñas Water Reclamation Facility (WRF) last February, which it will develop with the MUL Consortium, which includes Toshiba Water Solutions Pvt Lt and LinkENERGIE. The WRF will be Maynilad's largest wastewater treatment plant with 88 million litres per day (mld) capacity, Megawide said …

Schneider Electric

Blowing hot CO2 bubbles to purify wastewater

Access to clean water is something that many take for granted, but is actually a serious problem across much of the world. Now researchers at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Canberra have tested a new method for sterilising water using hot bubbles of carbon dioxide, which they've found to be both effective and efficient. In the new …

Andritz Pumps

Xylem helps prevent sewer overflows with smarter engineering

During a heavy storm, many cities cannot handle the large flow of stormwater entering their wastewater systems. This leads to untreated wastewater being released into local waterways, causing pollution and illnesses. A combined sewer system collects sewage and stormwater runoff in the same pipes and tunnels. When the weather is dry, local water …

Grundfos awarded Global Company of the Year

Grundfos won the award for Company of the Year in the global water and wastewater pumps market at the annual awards show of consultancy company Frost & Sullivan, held in London last week. In the award report, Frost & Sullivan cited superior offerings of sustainable solutions for a better world and commitment towards a customer-centric …

World Water Day 2019: GWI launches Water Security Solutions Centre initiative …

Global Water Intelligence (GWI), the International Desalination Association (IDA) and the Global Water Leaders Group (GWLG) have launched a new initiative; the Water Scarcity Solutions Centre (WSSC) to help utilities and end-users build successful strategies for water scarcity. The Centre, which connects water companies with relevant suppliers, …

LANXESS achieves strong result in 2018 and makes a solid start to the new …

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS closed its fiscal year with a strong result. In 2018, EBITDA pre exceptionals increased by 9.8 per cent to EUR1.016 billion. As forecast, earnings are at the upper end of the range of 5 to 10 per cent above the previous year’s figure of EUR925 million (without ARLANXEO). “Despite rising economic …


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.

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.