industrial water News

  • Cooling Towers & Legionnaires Disease

    The largest outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in New York City history was traced to a cooling tower at a Bronx hotel in 2015. Over 120 people were infected and 12 of them died causing health officials to establish regulations for ongoing Legionella control measures. In March of 2016 in Sydney, Australia, 12 cooling towers tested positive for Legionella levels above the regulatory ...


    By Delta Cooling Towers, Inc

  • New Zealand can play leading role in smart energy systems, says new IEA report

    New Zealand has long been a global leader in developing effective energy markets, renewable energy and establishing robust policies for electricity security, linked to its unique natural resource base and geography. Over the past decade, New Zealand's growing energy needs have outpaced improvements in energy efficiency, mainly because of the country's expanding economy and growing ...


    By International Energy Agency

  • Clarke Energy Passes Achilles with Flying Colours

    Achilles is the accreditation scheme that utilities companies and our customers such as United Utilities, Thames Water, Severn Trent use. Clarke Energy passed 100% in almost every category. The category’s assessed were Health and Safety, ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Occupational Exposure Risks in Puerto Rico to Microbial Hazards in Metalworking Fluids

    In Puerto Rico and throughout the United States, over one million workers are employed in machine finishing, machine tooling, and other metalworking and metal-forming operations.  Many of these workers utilize metalworking fluids (MWFs) and could potentially be exposed to microbial hazards in these liquids and in the air they breathe. MWFs are used to reduce heat and friction, and to remove ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • DESMI Foundry in China Receives Certification

    We did not apply for it, but are very pleased that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China has recognized our facility “as an example to follow” and given DESMI’s new foundry in Xuancheng a certification followed by a cheque for 70,000 RMB. “We are very pleased with the acknowledgement from the ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Regulation for a sustainable water industry

    A new report published this month by the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM, UK), Regulation for a Sustainable Water Industry, describes CIWEM's positive vision for the future water industry in England and Wales. CIWEM believes a wide-reaching review of the governance of the water industry is needed now to ensure that our use of water is sustainable in the long ...

  • Virtual water-industry conference

    PennWell Corporation, publisher of WaterWorld, Industrial WaterWorld and Water & Wastewater International magazines, has opened registration for its completely virtual water event. Virtual H2O - a tradeshow, conference and networking opportunity - is to take place on 22nd February. Virtual H2O will offer attendees a conference agenda comprising 35 presentations. Topics include leak detection, ...

  • UK Water industry performance

    In its annual overview of regulated business performance released last week (‘Greener Business'), the Environment Agency has recognised the good progress made by UK water companies. The industry's performance in 2009 earned the approval of the EA in four separate categories. These four categories include: abstraction licence compliance (significant fall in breaches); water quality ...

  • China Water Soluble Polymers Industry

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Water Soluble Polymers Markets in China" market research reportr to its store. China''s demand for water soluble polymers has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next five years, both production and demand will continue to grow. This new study examines China''s economic trends, investment environment, industry development, supply and demand, industry ...

  • Water industry embraces process optimisation

    Tighter discharge consents are forcing the water industry to make further investments in wastewater treatment and this will increase costs andCO2 emissions. One of the main tools with which the industry can offset this effect is process optimisation, and Andy Thornton, a wastewatertreatment specialist at HACH LANGE, reports outstanding levels of success from plants across the UK that have ...


  • Reducing environmental footprint of water industry

    This year will be the fourth European Water and Waste Management Conference, the theme is 'Reducing the Environmental Footprint of the Water Industry'. It is recognised that the provision of clean drinking water and safe sanitation carries a large environmental burden and the carbon emissions from the industry are similar to that of the aviation industry. However a lot is being done to reduce ...

  • Liseps in final for water Industry Award

    Haigh were pleased to be in the finals of the Sustainable Development category presented at the Water Industry Achievement Awards held at the Birmingham International Conference Centre on the 2nd May. Haigh was one of the three companies to reach the finals of this prestigious Award, and congratulate Durapipe on winning the category with their clean water initiative for the indigenous people of ...

  • CitySprint presents ScanTrak to the Water Industry

    CitySprint, the UK’s largest same day distribution company, will be presenting their ScanTrak delivery solution to key members of the water industry at the Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring Conference 2012. CitySprint’s ScanTrak technology uses a live GPS track and trace system to ensure a secure chain of custody for specialist samples, documents and packages. Using ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • Meet the Water Industry’s Leading Women

    At this Fall’s World Water-Tech North America summit in Toronto, we’re looking forward to hearing from some of the leading women in the water industry. ...


    By Rethink Events Ltd.

  • Industry support for Singapore water week

    Leading business and industry organisations in Singapore have demonstrated their support for Singapore International Water Week during a celebratory Lunar New Year lunch hosted by national water agency, PUB Chief Executive Khoo Teng Chye. Their support affirmed the relevance of the event to the local industry players. "Over the last three years, Singapore International Water Week has ...

  • Israel Water Industry 2013 Analysis

    MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Israel Water Report Q4 2013" new market research report to its store.  Our forecasts for Israel's water sector remain unchanged this quarter as nothing has occurred to change our overall industry view, which is still very positive. Despite having limited natural freshwater resources, Israel has pushed itself to the front of the global ...


  • Aquas sensors for UK water industry

    Mac Solutions has announced the UK availability of the Aquas Smart Water Solutions range which includes smart sensors, data-logging systems, communication gateways and field configuration software. The range, targeted specifically at the water industry, covers the complete water lifecycle from treatment to distribution. The Aquas range - which covers the complete water lifecycle from extraction ...


  • Thailand - water pollution control industry

    The current total market size for wastewater treatment is estimated at about $1.533 billion USD, with an average growth rate of about 10% per year (government sector $613 million USD, private sector $920 million USD). In general, construction and engineering services costs are 85% of the project with the remaining 15% for equipment. Thus, the market for wastewater treatment equipment is about ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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