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June 2018

Grundfos appoints new Regional Business Director for Building Services in Asia-Pacific


Anders Christiansen will be the Regional Business Director, Building Services for Grundfos Asia Pacific region (Photo credit: Grundfos) Leading pump manufacturer Grundfos has announced the appointment of Anders Christiansen to the role of Regional Business Director, Building Services for Grundfos Asia Pacific region with effect from July 1st, …

General Mills joins Water Leaders Summit 2018’s speaker line-up


Located on the world’s largest freshwater ecosystem, with a legacy of industrial know-how, major research facilities, and a specialized pool of talent, Water Leaders Summit 2018 provides access to a global network of forward-thinking, idea-innovating, poised to make a change, water technology experts. General Mills is the latest addition to …

Editor’s pickSupporting the world’s water start-ups


Singapore's Environment and Water Resources Minister Masagos Zulkifli speaking to representatives from Subnero at the 2016 Innovation Pavilion. (Photo credit: SIWW) In some of Singapore’s reservoirs, robotic swans are discreetly collecting data such as the dissolved oxygen and chlorophyll levels, analysing and monitoring the waters’ …

Editor’s pickBentley Systems Acquires Synchro Software


Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced the acquisition of Synchro Software, headquartered in London, leader (and the market creator) in 4D construction modeling software, for scheduling and project management. Synchro, “construction’s time …

Spending bill to maintain WIFIA, SRF funds approved


The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved its version of FY19 EPA spending legislation, maintaining level funding for the Drinking Water and Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF) programmes, and the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) programme.  The spending bill could be voted on again by the full senate later …

Nijhuis Industries and Fluiteco collaborate


Nijhuis Industries and Fluiteco announced their global cooperation during IFAT, the largest tradeshow in the world for water and waste management. Menno M. Holterman, CEO of Nijhuis Industries explains: “Fluiteco is adding a large range of high quality and smart separation and filtration products, which is making Nijhuis an even more …