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  • Venturi Flow Meter From Westfall Measures Aeration at Sewage Treatment Plants

    Westfall Manufacturing Company has introduced a new series of corrosion-resistant 48" dia. venturi flow meters for the air handling systems at sewage ...


    By Westfall Manufacturing Co.

  • New size for Delta Hybrid

    The energy-efficient rotary piston compressors of series Delta Hybrid are extended by the new sizes D152S and D152H. These sizes cover volume flows up to 8,900 m³/h and pressures up to 1000 mbar resp. 1500 mbar. Market introduction: April ...

  • San Juan, Puerto Rico Agrees to Make Investments in Clean Water

    Under a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Municipality of San Juan has agreed to make substantial upgrades to its storm sewer systems throughout the city. The upgrades and related cleaning activities are aimed at eliminating or minimizing daily discharges of large volumes of untreated sewage from the Municipality’s storm sewers, ...

  • BA150E pumps at work in hectic load-in load-out projects

    Ballast pumps are used for the filling and drainage of barges. They ensure the stability of the vessel, compensating for changes in the weight during the load-in or load-out of large objects (leveling). In addition, mobile ballast pumps are also used for salvage operations. During these specialized deployments speed, security, and expertise are of crucial importance. The ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • Brentwood to Introduce SedVac System to European Market at IFAT Munich 2014

    Brentwood’s water and wastewater products lines will be exhibiting at IFAT Munich from May 5 – 9, 2014, in Hall A1, Booth 139. IFAT is one of the world’s leading trade fairs for ...


    By Brentwood Industries, Inc.

  • Dry Self-Priming Pump on Board a Sustainable Razor Shell Dredger

    Maaskant Shipyards has recently built an innovative shellfish dredger - the YE 118. The 43-metre long razor shell dredger is the flagship of the Stellendam shipyard and best demonstrates the constant innovation delivered by the shipping sector in order to meet the continually changing needs of the modern fishing industry. “We are delighted to have had the opportunity to build ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • Puerto Rico’s Government to Make Major Upgrades to San Juan Water Infrastructure in Settlement with the Federal Government

    Under two settlements with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Justice, three Puerto Rico government agencies have agreed to upgrade portions of storm water systems they own within the Municipality of San Juan. These upgrades, which will be performed by the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources, the Department of Transportation and Public Works from the ...

  • New BIBUS-SECOH Air Pumps

    Our diaphragm blowers are ideally suited for applications, where minimum energy consumption, delivery of absolutely oil-free air, near silent operation and a minimum of simple maintenance are requested. The operating principle is very simple and efficient: Activated electromagnets put the magnet holder at the same frequency as that of the power supply (50Hz or 60Hz) into oscillation movements. ...


    By Bibus AG

  • Innovations `made in Aerzen`

    In 1987, with the three-lobe blowers, AERZEN introduced an important new product. These patented blowers for conveying large volumes of air, beginning at 3,000 cubic metres intake volume per hour, worked with a controlled pre-inlet particularly well in the low frequency range - they were quiet and operated with little vibrations. This allowed a considerable reduction in the sound absorption ...

  • People-powered Poo Pump

    Pedal power may hold the answer to cheap and efficient sewage removal in some of the world's poorest slums according to an MPhil graduate of Cambridge University. Nate Sharpe is planning to take his ‘People-powered Poo Pump' to the Tanzanian capital, Dar es Salaam, where roughly 80% of the city's four million residents live in slum conditions. Sharpe has designed a prototype ...

  • Global Market for Water Treatment Equipment and Supplies to Reach $48.2 Billion by 2018

    Water is the most essential of all fundamental needs of human life. Global water demand continues to escalate driven by burgeoning population, rapid economic activity in emerging economies, and the continuous rise in per capita water consumption. The severe shortage of water across several parts of the world is driving Governments ...

  • World’s largest drilling mud treatment plant on the verge of commissioning

    At this year’s IFAT – World’s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management in Munich – econ industries presents once more its proven and resource-conserving technology VacuDry to an international audience. An important issue is the construction progress of the world’s largest treatment plant for drilling mud ...


    By econ industries GmbH

  • Shropshire farmer fined over River Teme pollution incident

    On 14 August 2013, Shropshire farmer Stephen David Small, pleaded guilty at Telford Magistrates’ Court to causing the discharge of polluting matter, namely cattle slurry, into the River Teme at Steventon, near Ludlow, without an environmental permit. The 45 year old from Steventon Manor Farm, Ludlow was fined £2,000 and ordered to pay £1,250 in costs.  The charge was ...

  • EPA completes cleanup of mercury spill in santurce, Puerto Rico

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has completed emergency response activities following two mercury spills in Santurce, Puerto Rico. EPA is warning parents and the public not to keep mercury at home and to exercise caution when faced with accidental spills of mercury. The most recent incident began January 25, 2011 at the Fedrecio Asenjo Middles School in Santurce’s Barrio Obrero ...

  • EPA Releases a Manual to Reduce Pollution at Marinas EPA to Host “Green Marinas” Workshop in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on April 2

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has made a series of recommendations to marinas in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands that will reduce pollution. These practices are captured in an easy-to-read manual written by the EPA with assistance from the Puerto Rico Department of the Environment and Natural Resources, Puerto Rico SeaGrant, the Sea Grant Program of the University of the Virgin ...

  • Wastecorp Launches New Trash Pumps

     Wastecorp Pumps, one of the leading manufacturers of diaphragm pumps, trash pumps and plunger pumps, launched today a new engine driven trash pump product line under its Trash Flow® brand. Wastecorp's new trash pumps are available in 3" and 4"rental pump models and 3", 4", 6", 8", 10" and 12" municipal/industrial pump classifications with over nine choices to select from. More ...


    By Wastecorp Pumps

  • EPA Continues Cleanup of Mercury Contamination in Ciales, Puerto Rico; Agency Warns Against Handling Toxic Metal

    The U.S. Environmental Protection has removed mercury that contaminated several homes and schools in the Parcelas La Cordillera community of Ciales, Puerto Rico and completed the cleanup of the affected homes and schools. The EPA continues to work with the Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board, Emergency Management Agency, Department of Health, Public Buildings Authority and the Department of ...

  • EPA guides Marinas on best ways to prevent water pollution

    With Memorial Day and summer approaching, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is recommending that New York State marinas take steps to prevent the pollution of local waterways. At the Albany Yacht Club this morning, EPA Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck highlighted the best environmental practices for reducing pollution from boat washing and other maintenance activities that can degrade ...

  • CUGS: Clean Up Goals

    While I was traveling from Glendive, MT, where SRS Crisafulli is based, to New Orleans, LA, for Battelle’s 2015 Contaminated Sediments Conference, the EPA was making an emergency trip from its office in Colorado to Glendive to begin to deal with the Bridger Pipeline oil spill, before this also became a contaminated sediments problem. This is a stark reminder that while many of these ...


    By SRS Crisafulli, Inc.

  • Xylem launches powerful new Flygt and Godwin dewatering pumps at Bauma 2013

    Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company focused on addressing the world’s most challenging water issues, will launch powerful new dewatering pumps under its Flygt and Godwin brands at the Bauma trade show in Munich, Germany this week. Xylem will unveil a new series of submersible dewatering pumps modeled on its iconic and popular Flygt BIBO pump. The company will ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

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