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    Capital Environment selects Smart O&M solution from Siveco

    Capital Environment Holdings Limited (CEHL) has selected Siveco to provide its Smart O&M solution and related asset management consulting services to their Yangzhou hazardous waste project. The project aims at strengthening the management of operation and maintenance in line with world-class standards and Chinese market characteristics.   Capital Environment Holdings Limited (CEHL) ...


    By Siveco

  • World Filtration Congress 13 Offers Unparalleled Technical Programming

    In six months, the 13th World Filtration Congress (WFC13) will present educational and technical programming that is unparalleled among international filtration conferences. The array of offerings includes seven plenary sessions, 30 keynote lectures, 285 oral presentations and panel discussions, 11 short courses and dozens of student and industry posters. Content is organized into four ...

  • What is the difference between a new construction waste crusher and a traditional crusher?

    With the continuous development of technology, the crusher has gradually evolved. The improvement of the process for different materials, like the new construction waste crusher developed and produced now, is better for the treatment of construction waste. And added a device that can automatically remove iron and remove impurities, and automatically reduce dust and noise. More in line with the ...


    By SBM Construction

  • Ultrafine mill product advantages

    Ultrafine mill can also be called ultra-fine grinding, which is mainly composed of main machine, fan, ultra-fine analyzer, finished powder collector, bag filter and connecting air duct. The ultra-fine grinding equipment is mainly suitable for processing non-flammable and explosive brittle materials with Mohs hardness less than 6 ...


    By SBM Construction

  • Reducing the environmental impact of construction tunnelling

    The construction industry is among the top three drivers of resource use in the EU. This study investigated the environmental impacts of a common construction method, drill and blast tunnelling, using life cycle assessment. The researchers assessed 20 years of data on tunnelling in Norway to identify areas that could be targeted to reduce its environmental impact. They recommend reduced ...

  • Canadian Construction Association Presents Environmental Achievement Award to Maple Reinders Construction Ltd.

    MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) on March 9th presented the CCA Environmental Achievement Award to Maple Reinders Constructors Ltd. of Mississauga, Ontario for their ground-breaking Hamilton Centralized Compost Facility project. The award was presented as part of the National awards breakfast held during CCA’s 89th Annual conference held at the Westin Rio Mar in ...

  • Sand making equipment plays a big part in the construction industry

    With more and more large-scale infrastructure projects such as roads, high-speed rail, construction, water and electricity, etc., the construction and building materials market has stricter requirements on the processing requirements of sand and gravel aggregate production equipment. To a certain extent, sand and gravel aggregate equipment has also promoted the development of the domestic ...


    By SBM Construction

  • Encouraging construction companies to think green

    Researchers have developed a new evaluation method that could encourage construction companies to adopt environmental management systems and processes. This could reduce the impact of construction projects on local urban environments, as well as on the environment more generally by reducing fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Many organisations follow standards and guidelines for ...

  • Reuse of Construction Waste by Mobile Crushing Station

    Mobile crushing station can treat construction waste as brick material, not only in the aspect of construction waste treatment, mobile crushing station can also be used to crush pebbles in rivers into artificial sand, in a word, there are always areas that can be applied. Mobile crushing station is an important part of circular economy, which can effectively solve the recycling and reuse of ...


    By SBM Construction

  • Best options for disposing construction waste

    A recent study investigated the environmental impact of the disposal of construction waste in Catalonia, Spain. The study suggests that the best options are to recycle construction waste where possible, incinerate the rest and landfill when there is no other option. These findings are in line with the waste hierarchy specified in the Waste Framework Directive1. About 6.3 million tonnes of ...

  • How SBM Ultra-fine Grinding Reduces Grinding Pressure

    SBM is committed to the powder industry's ultrafine mill machinery and equipment more than 10 years of innovative and substantial development. In the market there are many loyal customers and considerable sales. High-quality ultra-fine grinding to customers with high efficiency, high yield, high yield of production, many ...


    By SBM Construction

  • A Dust-Up in Construction

    Noise, vibration, and dust exposure are inevitable on construction sites and are, of course, a major concern for occupational hygienists. The recent focus in both the U.K. and the U.S. has been on respirable crystalline silica, or RCS, which is responsible for tens of thousands of premature deaths each year due to respiratory illnesses. And while the industry looks to mitigate exposure by ...


    By Casella

  • Green Community in Baltimore City Begins Construction

    Construction is now underway at a new community development in Baltimore City that will feature unique green elements and nearby mass transit options thanks to STV's planning and design expertise. The 63-acre Uplands Redevelopment will offer approximately 761 ...


    By STV Environmental

  • Environmental performance of construction and demolition waste management

    The EU Waste Framework Directive1 aims to recycle or recover materially 70% of non-hazardous construction and demolition waste by 2020. This study evaluated the performance of the Finnish waste management system against this target. The results showed that the system generates environmental benefits and is profitable, but has not reached the 70% target. The researchers suggest ways the tar Europe ...


    By European Commission

  • `Building Green` for environmental sustainability

    "Green building" is a term which refers to a better way of designing and constructing buildings in an environmental friendly way. Green buildings consume less energy and resources. With lower operating costs they provide opportunity for better return on investment. There is growing confidence that investment in Green Building and sustainable construction technologies not only make environmental ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • ABC News Recognizes H&H Environmental For Their Knowledge and Integrity

    President and CEO of H&H Environmental Construction and Consulting Inc, Kevin J. ...

  • Construction Defect Litigation on the Rise

    The building science consultants from EC2 provide consulting and inspecting services for cases involving construction defect claims across Illinois and the Midwest.   Housing and construction defect cases typically involve homeowners or commercial property owners making claims against builders, engineers, architects and contractors.  These cases also commonly involve attorneys and ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Environmental considerations

    This part of the presentation addresses environmental considerations related to desalination. Large-scale seawater desalination projects are now being developed in locations where they never had been previously considered. In the last eight years, plants have begun to be developed and constructed in Australia, Europe, India and the US. Some of these projects are located on extremely ...

  • Green building standards under construction

    The world's leading certification system for sustainable architecture is set to undergo its most sweeping changes in 2009. The proposed revisions encourage designs that would reduce a building's impact on global climate change. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, commonly known as LEED, has become the standard for green building design since the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), a ...

  • Remedial Construction Services, LP Launches New Division

    Remedial Construction Services, LP (RECON), based in Houston, Texas, announced the launch of a new division, Recon Oil Field Services. This new division focuses on environmental remediation technologies to manage oilfield exploration and production wastes. The technologies treat the liquids produced during drilling, hydro-fracturing, and production as well as treatment of cuttings and drilling ...

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