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Grundfos announces 2019 WaterPRO champion


After a year of more than 80 qualifying events in the USA and Canada, Grundfos has named its 2019 WaterPRO Champion at the National Groundwater Association’s Groundwater Week in Las Vegas. Michael Raines of Beaver Lake Pump Service in Garfield, Arkansas was a walk-on semi-finalist who took home the US$10,000 (S$13,516.30) prize and was …

Black & Veatch, NarrativeWave to develop smart analytics for Europe’s water utilities

Black & Veatch, NarrativeWave, water utilities, software, data analytics

Sustainable infrastructure company Black & Veatch and NarrativeWave, a California-based software as a service analytics (SaaS) company, have signed an agreement to develop smart analytics solutions. The collaboration will accelerate the speed with which Black & Veatch’s European water and wastewater clients can deploy bespoke, smart …

American Water donates laptops to LUCY Outreach

American Water, outreach

American Water has recently donated more than 15 laptops to support educational development and increase access to technology at LUCY Outreach. Over 400 youths are supported by LUCY Outreach, a Camden-based non-profit whose mission is to empower youth to form healthy relationships, make good choices and develop into compassionate and socially …

Editor’s pickValencia: Sun, sea and digital twins

Aquatech, digital twins, digitalisation, monitoring, Industry 4.0

Valencia is perhaps better known for its arts, sciences, sandy beaches and futuristic structures rather than hosting one of the most advanced water software systems. Yet, underpinning the Spanish port city is a sophisticated ‘Digital Twin’ that demonstrated the model long before the term became fashionable. Before looking into the …

KSB extends management contracts


KSB’s administrative board has extended CEO Dr Stephan Timmermann's contract by a further three years. The extension, which came earlier than planned, means Dr Timmermann is now appointed CEO of the German pump and valve manufacturer until 30 November 2023. The contracts of KSB chief financial officer Dr Matthias Schmitz and chief sales …