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  • Increased Need for Secondary Wastewater Treatment Drives Aeration Systems Market, Says Frost & Sullivan

    The wastewater aeration systems market is in various stages of development across the world. Considered highly reliable technology, the aeration systems will see increased global uptake, due to the demand for wider connectivity to secondary wastewater treatment services in developing regions. The need to revamp the extensive installed base in developed countries increases additional demand. New ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • New Technologies Using Passive Aeration and Process Control Dramatically Improve Secondary Wastewater Treatment

    Traditional options for secondary wastewater treatment burn up way too much energy – 68 GWh annually in the U.S. alone – and still leave behind excessive amounts of sludge. With increasing pressure from growing populations and more frequent severe storm events, there is a dire need to improve this secondary wastewater treatment, according to  ...


    By Lux Research

  • Wastewater Term: Primary Treatment

    Definition Primary treatment separates suspended solids and greases from wastewater, usually following screening or other preliminary treatments in a wastewater plant.  Clarifiers or septic tanks are typical devices used for primary treatment.  In a clarifier, wastewater is held in a quiet tank for several hours allowing the particles to settle to the bottom and the greases to float to ...

  • Online course on wastewater treatment

    Covering topics such as wastewater characterisation, organic material removal and process control, the course is intended for professionals in private, public and academic institutions and NGOs. The deadline for receipt of applications for the online Biological Wastewater Treatment course provided by UNESCO-IHE is 1st March. Over the past twenty years, the knowledge and understanding of ...

  • Veolia wastewater treatment technology for Peacehaven

    Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies are constructing a major new process plant at Peacehaven Wastewater Treatment Works, part of Southern Water’s £300m environmental project to bring cleaner seas to Sussex.  The works, being built by 4Delivery Limited, will treat wastewater for a population equivalent of up to 300,000, using Veolia’s Multiflo™ lamella clarifiers ...


  • Growth prospects for Polish water and wastewater treatment market

    Propelled by an expanding industrial and manufacturing sector along with EU directives that stringently regulate wastewater and sludge quality, the water and wastewater treatment market in Poland is proving increasingly attractive. A wide range of opportunities exists for contractors, service providers, consultants as well as equipment and technology suppliers. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Honolulu faces $1.2 billion wastewater treatment upgrade

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today proposed to not renew Honolulu's permit variance to exempt the Sand Island Wastewater Treatment plant from full secondary treatment requirements. If the variance is denied, Honolulu may have to spend as much as $1.2 billion to upgrade the plant, which handles wastewater from the city of Honolulu and the resort area of Waikiki. The Sand Island ...

  • Wastewater Treatment and Recovery Systems Market to 2020

    Water Recycling Systems Market to 2020” discusses in detail the global water recycling system market. The report covers the market data and information on the global water recycling systems and highlights the key drivers, restraints and challenges affecting the water recycling industry. It also provides the global water recycling systems market breakdown on the basis of geography, business ...

  • ReportsnReports - Water and Wastewater Treatment Technologies: Global Markets

    The global market for wastewater treatment delivery equipment, instrumentation, process equipment, and treatment chemicals will increase at a 10.4% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) to exceed $93 billion in 2016, from a 2011 value of nearly $57 billion. The most rapid growth will occur in the delivery equipment product group. This sector is estimated ...


  • Wastewater Treatment And Recovery Systems Market To 2020

     GBI Research’s new report, “Water Recycling Systems Market to 2020” discusses in detail the global water recycling system market. The report ...


    By Business Research Industry

  • Global water and wastewater treatment equipment market

    TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Water and Wastewater Treatment Equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 10.53 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing price of purchasing and using fresh water. The Global Water and Wastewater Treatment Equipment market has also been witnessing an increased water demand, leading to a ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • How well do wastewater treatment plants remove pharmaceuticals?

    A comprehensive analysis of pharmaceuticals in Spanish wastewater has indicated that they are widespread pollutants. The majority of pharmaceuticals present in incoming wastewater were still present in both treated water and in the river waters receiving the treated water. The EU Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive1 (UWWTD) requires Member States to ensure that both discharges from urban ...

  • Rotork actuators support Portugal’s advanced wastewater treatment plan

    The Viseu Sul WWTP in Portugal’s Viseu County is the first in the country to adopt advanced membrane filtration (MBR) wastewater treatment technology. The highly automated treatment facility, serving a population of 90,000, was recently inaugurated by the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and is named as a national environmental benchmark for future developments. MBR ...


    By Rotork

  • Eimco Water Technologies to supply a complete Biological Wastewater treatment system in Thailand.

    Singapore – Eimco Water Technologies, a division of GL&V Singapore Pte. Ltd. has secured a contract for a value of over $4 millions Canadian dollars with Phoenix Pulp & ...

  • FRC Systems International - Specialist in Wastewater Treatment Systems for Poultry Plants

    FRC Systems International understands the challenges of waste water treatment for poultry plants. Adriaan van der Beek explains, “FRC is a major DAF (Dissolved Air Flotation) supplier in North America, a technology that provides excellent and reliable performance at a low or no chemical cost. We have already installed more than 250 wastewater systems ...


    By PRWeb

  • Acciona will build and operate Costa Rica’s biggest Wastewater Treatment Plant

    Acciona Agua has signed a contract with the Government of Costa Rica to Design & Build the "Los Tajos", a Waste Water Treatment Plant in the capital, San José. The contract was awarded by the Government of Costa Rica, through the Costa Rican Institute of Aqueducts and Sewage Systems, and is worth 45 million dollars -more than 35 million euros-. The contract includes the facility's ...


    By Acciona Agua

  • EEC Europe Ltd Servicing the European Wastewater Treatment Markets

    EEC’s process and products have been used for many years in the European major markets for solutions to wastewater treatment problems, with their well established ‘High-Speed Bio Tech System’ incorporating the MBBR process for a variety of applications in both the Municipal and Industrial markets. A recent Agreement between EEC Europe Ltd and Devise Engineering an internationally renowned Design ...


  • Xylem to improve efficiency and reduce cost of wastewater treatment in Colombia

    Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company focused on addressing the world’s most challenging water issues, has won a contract worth $517,000 to develop and install a secondary wastewater treatment solution that will eliminate effluent odor problems and significantly improve water quality in Tolu, a town located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. The Xylem solution ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • State of Vermont municipal wastewater treatment plants and operators recognized for excellence

    The State of Vermont Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants and Operators were recently selected by EPA for a 2011 Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant Excellence Award. The EPA Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant Excellence Award was established to recognize and honor the employees of publicly owned wastewater treatment plants for their commitment to improving water quality with outstanding plant ...

  • Rotork actuators support Portugal’s plan for advanced wastewater treatment

    The Viseu Sul WWTP in Portugal’s Viseu County is the first in the country to adopt advanced membrane filtration (MBR) wastewater treatment technology. The highly automated treatment facility, serving a population of 90,000, was recently inaugurated by the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and is named as a national environmental benchmark for future developments. MBR ...


    By Rotork

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