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
North Penn Water Authority receives prestigious award
North Penn Water Authority (NPWA) was honored with the Directors Award for its efforts with the Partnership for Safe Water’s Distribution System Optimization Program at an awards lunch last month during the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Annual Conference and & Exposition held in Philadelphia. NPWA became the first public water utility in Pennsylvania and among the first in North America to receive this prestigious honor. This award acknowledges the Authority’s commitment to excellence...
Public Comment Phase: NGWA’s Groundwater and PFAS: State of Knowledge and Practice
The purpose of Groundwater and PFAS: State of Knowledge and Practice is to identify for the defined audiences the known science and knowledge related to PFAS compounds present in groundwater and the subsurface, as well as the current state of the art in practices relating to the ecological impacts, as well as the anthropogenic uses of groundwater. The document will also identify gaps in knowledge, or information that is currently in a state of flux in terms of scientific consensus.The intention is to provide...
De Nora TETRA™ LP Blocks™ cleaning up in Ireland
Demand for the De Nora TETRA™ ANCHOR-RITE® LP Blocks™ in Ireland shows no sign of abating with the award of two further contracts on the Emerald Isle coming on the back of recent installations at Leixlip, Kerry and North Roscommon. Coffey Water Ltd has chosen De Nora TETRA™ ANCHOR-RITE® LP Blocks™, one of the most established names in drinking water and wastewater filters, as its product of choice at two WTPs (Water Treatment Plants), one under construction at Owenteskna and the...
National water quality survey in Haiti Uses Aquagenx CBT Kit and mWater Mobile App to ensure access to safe drinking water for Haitian Citizens
Haiti Outreach, a U.S. non-profit organization whose principle work is in Haiti, mapped 13,000+ water points across Haiti using the Aquagenx CBT Kit for E. coli bacteria and the mWater mobile app. In collaboration with World Vision, they used smart phones to collect and share water quality data on water points’ GPS location, functionality and potability, among many other indicators. Haiti Outreach adopted the Aquagenx CBT Kit because of its simplicity and convenience in low resource, rural areas while...
De Nora Provides Capital Controls® Training Courses to Severn Trent Water
De Nora has been selected by Severn Trent Water Ltd to deliver bespoke, training courses on drinking water disinfection, gas feed equipment and critical safety shut down systems.Front line operational and maintenance staff from Severn Trent will be upskilled in the use of the De Nora Capital Controls® gas feed disinfection and critical safety systems - including the Cyl-Safe cylinder shutdown systems - receiving updates on the technologies and best practice techniques to achieve optimum TOTEX (Total Expenditure...