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April 2020

British Water welcomes workforce planning report

29-04-2020
British Water

British Water has welcomed guidance from Energy & Utility Skills which sets out how businesses in the sector can develop and maintain a sustainable workforce beyond Covid-19. The whitepaper – 6 Easy Steps: A Pragmatic Approach to Workforce Planning – demonstrates how strategic workforce planning can assist businesses as …

Rice engineers: Make wastewater drinkable again

29-04-2020
wastewater treatment, research

Delivering water to city dwellers can become far more efficient, according to Rice University researchers who say it should involve a healthy level of recycled wastewater. Using Houston as a model, researchers at Rice’s Brown School of Engineering have developed a plan that could reduce the need for surface water (from rivers, …

Grundfos ready to support healthcare system

28-04-2020
Grundfos

36 hours after the call from the Danish Medicines Agency, a Grundfos team had made a visor prototype. On Friday 3 April, full-scale production is set to begin. Up to 5000 visors, or face shields, will – according to demand – roll out every day, so that employees in the health and care sector can protect themselves and patients against …