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Veolia Water Technologies, Urban Utilities to install Asia Pacific’s first full-scale sidestream ANITA™ Mox treatment plant

28-05-2020
Veolia, Urban Utilities, ANITA Mox, wastewater treatment, Australia

Veolia Water Technologies and Urban Utilities are working to install Asia Pacific’s first full-scale sidestream ANITA™ Mox treatment plant this year. A first-of-its-kind in Australia, this organic and environmentally-focused technology is an exciting development for the wastewater treatment industry. Construction is …

Andritz presents new pump controller

28-05-2020
Andritz, pump, water treatment

Andritz has introduced its newly developed pump controller (APC), a flexible and individual control unit for interconnected pumps in sprinkler, wastewater, lifting, pressure boosting and fire extinguishing systems and in water supply networks. In the standard design, the APC provides functions like display, operation, notification, and control in …

IVACE launches the “Accelerathon Water Challenges” to select the best wastewater specialised start-up initiative

27-05-2020
IVACE, water treatment, challenge, Europe

The Valencian Institute of Business Competitiveness (IVACE), in collaboration with the Metalworking, Furniture, Wood, Packing and Similar Technologic Institute (AIDIMME) and the Network of Technologic Institutes of the Valencian Community (REDIT), has launched the “Accelerathon Water Challenges” initiative; an open innovation …

Editor’s pickGreen light for world-leading renewable hydrogen from wastewater project

27-05-2020
Australia, wastewater treatment, research, science, water treatment

For the first time in Australia, a project is in the pipeline to produce low-emission hydrogen and graphite from sewage at a wastewater treatment plant. Water Minister Dave Kelly and Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan announced the project today for Western Australian-based technology company, Hazer Group to use waste gas (biogas) …

British Water announces new board members

27-05-2020
British Water

British Water has announced the appointment of three non-executive board members who will take up their posts with the trade association in July.  They are: Tania Flasck, director, Turner & Townsend Dr Mark Fletcher, global water business leader, Arup Mike Froom, director, Veolia Water Technologies Flasck is an …

WSSCC names new Executive Director

26-05-2020
Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council, WSSCC

The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and UNOPS announce the appointment of Mr Dominic O'Neill as the new Executive Director of WSSCC. Mr O'Neill brings to the position a wealth of knowledge and an array of experiences in the development industry on a national and global level. He will commence this new assignment …