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  • Availability, price of silica sand challenges water well contractors in the Southwest

    A wide range of quality exists from available sand sources used for water well filter packs in the United States. In the Southwest, there is a noticeable difference from the top-quality sand to the next one down. The reliability of quality silica sand has been in decline in recent years in the Southwest, according to Marvin Glotfelty, RG, principal hydrogeologist for Clear Creek Associates LLC in ...

  • 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 Automation has its eye on energy efficiencies

    It’s hard not to be caught up in the enthusiasm of Brian Enevoldsen when he says: “We’re just scratching the surface of what automation technologies can do to help create a more sustainable, more energy-efficient world.” The usually down-to-earth Dane has recently been put in charge of an increasingly important business area at DESMI, a company best known ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • HVAC a primary driver of energy-efficiency jobs

    HVAC named one of four technologies stimulating energy-efficient job growth According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), American energy-efficiency jobs are on the rise. Per the DOE’s second annual “National Energy Employment Analysis,” a total of 6.4 million Americans now work in the traditional energy and energy-efficiency industries. More than 300,000 net ...


    By Evapco Inc.

  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...


  • 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.

  • 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 ...


  • Water Industry Responds to Indonesian Earthquake

    On May 27, nature once again showed her awesome, destructive power when a magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Java. More than 5,700 residents of the region were killed by the quake, with tens of thousands injured and more than 500,000 left homeless. (Editor's note: On July 17, a magnitude 7.7 earthquake caused additional damage and loss of life in Indonesia. According to the ...

  • Congressman listens to water industry concerns

    On Monday, WQA and local industry leaders sat down with US Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL) to help ensure that members of Congress are informed about the national aspects of water treatment issues. WQA Executive Director Pete Censky and Government Affairs Director David Loveday joined Aquion CEO Frank Kneller and others for a factory tour and roundtable discussion. They toured the Elk Grove ...

  • 2013 South Africa Water Industry

    MarketReportsOnline.com adds "South Africa Water Report Q4 2013" new market research report to its store. Our forecasts remain unchanged this quarter, as South Africa's water industry continues to strong, with a large amount of projects in the pipeline. However, we warn that the country has a danger of long-term water scarcity, due to its rapidly growing urban population and increasing ...


  • 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 SERIES

  • 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 ...


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