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  • Asian Investment in wastewater infrastructure creates an expanded opportunity for flow and filtration equipment

    The expansion of sewage transport, primary treatment and secondary treatment in Asia is creating market opportunities for suppliers of pumps valves, scrubbers, chemicals, controls, filters and other water pollution control equipment. These opportunities have been quantified in a number of McIlvaine reports. The amount of the world's wastewater which will be collected (sewage transport) will ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • FracTreat mobile treatment for oil & gas production

    Siemens Water Technologies has launched a suite of products that provide comprehensive mobile water treatment solutions for the oil & gas industry, specifically for oil & gas production in shale gas applications. The FracTreat line of products includes mobile continuous precipitation, mobile flotation and a mobile combination pilot unit. All help improve effluent water quality and reduce ...


  • Parker Secures Contract Extension and SIL Approval for Instrumentation Ball Valve Range

    Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has achieved an industry first by securing SIL 2 approval for its HiPro Ball Valves. Safety Integrity Level (SIL) is the level of risk reduction provided by safety instrument functions. In this case, the HiPro valves were required to meet the IEC 61508:210 standard. SIL2 approval was required for Parker to secure an extension ...


    By Parker Hannifin Corp

  • Algae: the new oil

    I. Introduction A) Framing the Problem as an OpportunityRFS goals can not be met with soy and corn alone- there is not enough corn and soy in the US to meet RFS goals- current feedstocks soy, palm, canola, etc are in short supply and are too expensive for biodiesel producers- the biofuels industry is at a critical point where alternatives such as algae are neededB) The ...


    By National Algae Association

  • Gold King Mine Release – New Mexico Response Activities

    EPA Region 6 deployed a federal on-scene coordinator from its emergency response team and scientific technicians under contract to EPA to assist the state in preparations for the potential impacts from the Gold King Mine release in Colorado. The initial EPA team arrived on-site late in the evening on August 6 and immediately on August 7 began to assisting the state. The team began collecting ...

  • John Meunier Inc. celebrates 60th anniversary in 2008

    John Meunier Inc., subsidiary of Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies, will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2008. Little did John Meunier know, when he founded the company bearing his name in June 1948, that it would be celebrating 60 years of existence and grow to become an important part of the Veolia Water Systems & Technology family of companies. His son, Gabriel Meunier, lead John ...

  • United Utilities to start £54m Oswestry treatment works upgrade

    United Utilities will shortly start work on a £54 million upgrade of its Oswestry water treatment works. aerial photo Oswestry2The heartbeat of Liverpool’s water supply is being completely re-designed at the works in Shropshire - the original works became operational in 1892 and has been supplying most of Liverpool and parts of Cheshire ever since. Danny Brennan, United Utilities ...


  • Stormwater bypass and treatment project protects sensitive cold water stream

    Aquatech Dewatering was recently retained to intercept, bypass and filter exceedingly turbid stormwater passing through a large drainage ditch, which ran through an area under construction before entering a natural water course, located in the Greater Toronto Area. The main challenge was to design, install and commission a system that would handle flows raining from 76 litres to 7,600 litres per ...


    By Aquatech Dewatering Company

  • Natural gas wastewater re-use

    When it became apparent the natural gas industry in the Marcellus Shale was going to create a need for treating large quantities of wastewater, the Larson Design Group found itself uniquely positioned to fill that niche creating a subsidiary, TerrAqua Resource Management, which treats for re-use industry wastewater adjacent to its offices at Water Tower Square on Commerce Park Drive. The ...


  • Suncor lets major contract for tailings management

    Mullen Group Ltd. has announced that its wholly owned operating subsidiary Canadian Dewatering L.P. has been awarded a major contract by Suncor Energy as part of the company's new approach to tailings management at its oil sands mining operations. 'This is an important new piece of business for our organization, one that expands the service offerings Canadian Dewatering provides to one of our ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Colfax Fluid Handling exhibiting complete line of wastewater solutions at IFAT trade show

    Colfax Fluid Handling, a unit of Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), will exhibit its complete line of Allweiler pumps for sewage plants at the IFAT show in Munich (Hall A6, Booth 139/238). This includes everything from macerators and peristaltic pumps to progressive cavity pumps, centrifugal pumps, and propeller pumps in a wide range of sizes. Allweiler's redesigned Alldur stator and the ...


    By Colfax Corporation

  • Europe: Reducing wastewater treatment costs and energy consumption

    While Switzerland's wastewater treatment plants are of a high technical standard, the elimination of nutrients remains costly and energy-intensive. Eawag has now further developed a biological process which simplifies the removal of nitrogen from sludge digester liquid, reducing costs by 50% for this treatment step. The new process has already been adopted by a number of wastewater treatment ...

  • Watson-Marlow launches revolutionary ‘Qdos’ range for chemical metering applications

    In what’s described as a “no-valve metering revolution” Watson-Marlow Pumps Group launches its revolutionary Qdos 30 pump range.  Developed in response to extensive industrial customer feedback for improved chemical metering, the Qdos 30 eliminates ancillary equipment, enhances productivity, and reduces chemical waste through more accurate, linear, and repeatable metering ...

  • Better control, healthier yields: biotech process analytical technology

    METTLER TOLEDO recently published a white paper entitled “Process Analytical Technology (PAT) for Biotech: A Review of Recently Reported Applications in Fermentation and Bioprocessing.” The paper explores how Process Analytical Technologies, or PATs, help optimize fermentation and bioprocess actions critical to pharmaceutical, specialty chemical, commodity chemical, and bulk fuel ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

  • Hitachi Ballast Water Purification System, a Coagulation and Magnetic-Separation Solution, Receives First Formal Approval from Japanese Government

    Tokyo, Mar 17, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Plant Technologies, Ltd. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. were granted on March 5, 2010, the first formal approval by the Japanese government for their jointly-developed Hitachi Ballast Water Purification System (ClearBallast)(1). Formal approval was based on the Procedure for Approval of Ballast Water Management Systems (G8), which is in ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Polyacrylamide Market is Expected to Reach USD 6.91 Billion by 2019

    Transparency Market Research is Published new Market Report “Polyacrylamide (Non-ionic, Cationic, Anionic, and Others) Market for Water Treatment, Petroleum, Paper Making and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019," which observes that the polyacrylamide demand in 2012 was worth USD 3.95 billion and is expected to reach USD 6.91 ...


  • Water Treatment Chemicals Market Analysis & 2017 Forecasts

    World demand to reach $31 billion in 2017 World demand for water treatment chemicals is forecast to rise almost six percent per year to nearly $31 billion in 2017. Demand will be driven by rising water quality standards in manufacturing and other industrial applications, expanded access to safe drinking water in underserved regions, and a shift toward higher value chemicals ...


  • Why Use Dura 5 & Dura 7 HPLV High Pressure Low Volume Dosing Pumps?

    High Pressure Low Volume Dosing:  The Dura 5 & Dura 7 deliver stable sub-litre per hour flows at either 5 or 8 Bar in a rugged hose pump format. Care Free Pumping of Off Gassing Liquids: Municipalities regularly use Sodium Hypochlorite (“Hypo”) to disinfect drinking water and the food industry uses Hypo to prevent bacterial contamination.  When pumped, Hypo off gases, ...

  • Water and wastewater treatment chemicals market is big and growing but splintered

    Untitled Document World sales of water and wastewater treatment chemicals were over $17 billion last year and will reach $22 billion in 2010. Nevertheless, the market is splintered with tens of thousands of ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Evoqua Water Technologies Launches Blu-Sentinel Chemical Controller for North American Market

    Evoqua Water Technologies’ Aquatics & Disinfection Division today announced the launch of Blu-Sentinel™ controllers, a new line of advanced chemical controllers designed for commercial recreational water applications such as aquatic facilities and water parks. ...


    By Neptune Benson

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