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PeCOD wins the National 2015 Water’s Next Wastewater Technology Award
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The 2015 Water’s Next awards were presented this June at the annual Water’s Next gala in Vancouver.  MANTECH was the proud recipient of the Wastewater Technology Award for the PeCOD, accepted by President and CEO, Robert Menegotto. Water’s Next celebrates national innovators in the water industry at both the individual and company level by recognizing leading ...

ENER-G CHP reduces carbon footprint of Manchester`s historic town hall and library
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Two of Manchester's finest public buildings are generating  their own low carbon energy supply via ENER-G combined heat and power (CHP) technology. As part of the  multi-million pound refurbishment of the grade two-star listed Manchester Town Hall Extension and Central Library, main contractor Laing O' Rourke worked with local CHP specialist ENER-G, NG Bailey and BDP to design, develop ...

World War 2 Mystery Solved Using Valeport Equipment
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A 74 year old World War 2 mystery has been solved by using an array of subsea survey technology including Valeport equipment. As recently reported in WorldOil & Subseaworldnews, the mystery surrounded just what caused the loss of 645 crewmen when the HMAS Sydney sunk on 19th November 1941.  The Australian vessel had gone missing following a battle with the German cruiser ...

To change the climate we must first change the economy
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The president of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, says the world needs a whole new economic framework to tackle the consequences of the warming caused by emissions of greenhouse gases. Speaking at a meeting in Paris, entitled the Summit of Consciences for the Climate, he said this generation could be the last with the chance of responding to the urgent, uncontested effects of climate change. The ...

Deep-sea mining looms on horizon as UN body issues contracts
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The deep oceans span more than half the globe and their frigid depths have long been known to contain vast, untapped deposits of prized minerals. These treasures of the abyss, however, have always been out of reach to miners. But now, the era of deep seabed mining appears to be dawning fueled by technological advances in robotics and dwindling land-based deposits. Rising demand for copper, ...

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