Trunz Water Systems’ Area Sales Manager Lars Willi spoke at the LEADERS OF TOMORROW conference in Abu Dhabi about an innovative approach to fight poverty and improve access to clean drinking water for people in rather poor regions, namely by implementing locally operated Water Shops. This concept is a triple bottom line approach: Social, Ecological and Economical!
- Trunz Water Systems AG
- 8th November 2010: LEADERS OF TOMORROW conference in Abu Dhabi
Expansion Joints for Potable Water Systems
Water is vital to life. Not only do we need access to clean drinking water, we need the ability to transport it without contamination. For this reason, there are standards that were created for pumping systems to safeguard potable water as it comes into contact with different materials during transport through a piping system. The NSF/ANSI 61 Standard for Drinking Water System Components (published in 1988) establishes the requirements for the piping and mechanical devices (pumps, valves, chemical feeders, etc.)...
Our new cleaner for smaller tanks and reservoirs.The Weda VR-50
The new Weda VR-50 is a smaller version of our VR-600. It is specifically designed for smaller reservoirs and reservoirs where access is limited due to smaller man holes and limited space to move around on inside the reservoir. The VR-50 is remote controlled and equipped with a fixed mounted camera and lamp. The pumping is achieved by a 1.3 kW submersible drainage pump with a capacity up to 600 liters/minute. The VR-50 is powered by 230V single phase. No need for Three phase Connections. This, in connection with...
Leaders in water treatment solutions
Innovation in water technologies has been in the AZUD DNA for 30 years.AZUD was remarked on the last issue of World Water Magazine (Vol. 40, Issue 5), as one of the companies offering the most efficient solutions for decentralized water treatment in the market nowadays. World Water is one of the premier international water magazine which aims to promote companies that are improving water management.In the cited article, called “Asia Pacific region embraces decentralized treatment”, explains progressivel...
Congress examines farm regulations and impacts to private wells
The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment examined draft legislation that would modify the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) to shield agricultural operators from potential citizen lawsuits over contaminated water. Even though contaminated groundwater resources are regulated under the Safe Drinking Water Act, under current law, lawsuits may be brought by citizens under jurisdiction of RCRA as well. The legislation under discussion would have removed liability under RCRA...
The Municipal Authority of the Township of Robinson`s Groveton Water Treatment Plant attains highest level of performance
The Municipal Authority of the Township of Robinson’s Groveton Water Treatment Plant has received the prestigious Presidents Award from the Partnership for Safe Water. The Partnership is a drinking water optimization program sponsored by the American Water Works Association, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and other water organizations to recognize water suppliers that continuously provide drinking water quality that surpasses regulatory requirements through treatment plant optimization. The...