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    IEG: Sustainable wastewater management, at Ecomondo the most innovative and applicable European project for the recovery and reuse of water resources

    Rimini, 16th September 2019 - Today, the circular economy applied to the integrated water sector - only calculating the resource’s reuse in agriculture – is able to provide a turnover of 777 million euros and approximately 4000 jobs in Italy (“Circular Economy in Italy”, Duccio Bianchi, Edizioni Ambiente publishers). But its potential is ...

  • New waterlevel monitor is mobile-friendly

    OTT HydroMet has launched a new all-in-one wireless water level loggerthat can be used for the remote monitoring of surface or groundwater. Simple to set up and run with a mobile phone, the OTT ecoLog 1000 has been designed for long-term applications, even in remote locations, and is able to issue warnings automatically to help manage or avoid the problematic conditions that can occur when water ...


    By OTT HydroMet

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    Natural Flood Management and the role of environmental monitoring

    Flooding is a natural process, but it can cause heavy economic loss and endangers lives.  Flood risk is expected to increase with climate change and increased urbanisation, so a heavy responsibility lies with those that allocate funding and formulate flood management strategy. In the following article, Nigel Grimsley from OTT Hydromet in the UK explains how the success of such plans (both ...


    By OTT HydroMet

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    2019 Top Project winners announced during WEFTEC 2019

    LENEXA, KANSAS: Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) and Industrial Water & Wastes Digest (iWWD), industry‐leading Magazines, awarded their 2019 Top Project winners with crystal awards Monday, Sept. 23 at the Maggiano's Little Italy Ballroom in Chicago during WEFTEC 2019.   “We are recognizing and celebrating projects and people tonight.  The WWD Top Projects ...


    By BioMicrobics, Inc.

  • Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water

    A special new Creativity Prize, worth more than a quarter of a million dollars, has been added to the awards available to researchers in the Water Resources sector under the Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water 2006-2008. The Creativity Prize, worth 1 million Saudi Riyals (SR) or around US$266,000 will be awarded to any original work (research, invention, technique etc) ...


    By ACE Event Management

  • PRIZE DEADLINE IS ONLY MONTHS AWAY

    Less than four months now remain for those planning to enter nominations for the Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water 2006-2008. Closing date for entries for any of the five prizes on offer is 31 December 2007. The current round of the Prize, which will be awarded in 2008, is the third in the series initiated with the patronage of HRH Prince Sultan Bin ...


    By ACE Event Management

  • Prince Sultan Prize recognizes Prof. Wheater’s 25 years of hydrological endeavour

    Integrated and sustainable management of water resources requires two main capabilities: • appropriate scientific understanding of the hydrology that determines the availability of surface and groundwater resources; and • use of appropriate modelling tools to support assessment of water resource sustainability and the development and evaluation of strategies for integrated management. ...


    By ACE Event Management

  • Water Africa Nigeria and Building & Construction Nigeria Exhibitions and Seminars Visit Lagos Again in November 2007

    After the UK-based ACE Event Management’s first successful visit to Lagos, Nigeria in November 2006, they are going to repeat these two exciting international exhibitions during 14-17 November 2007. The first is the latest in the ever-popular Water Africa series for water and wastewater engineering equipment and services, Water Africa Nigeria 2007, the second is Building & Construction Nigeria ...


    By ACE Event Management

  • Emerson to automate environmental projects at DC Water’s Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant

    Ovation automation technology to help optimize operations of $950 million Enhanced Nutrient Removal facility and the world’s largest thermal hydrolysis plant Emerson Process Management has been selected to automate equipment and processes for two innovative environmental projects at DC Water’s Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant in Washington, D.C. Blue Plains is the ...


    By Emerson Process Management

  • Waters` NuGenesis Lab Management System Becomes Industry`s Most Adaptable and Comprehensive Information Management Platform

    Waters® Corporation (NYSE: WAT) today launched the NuGenesis Lab Management System (www.waters.com/nugenesis), a unique and powerful ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • A Day in the life of a Sustainability Manager

    Bianca Wong is Divisional Sustainability Manager at Kingspan Insulated Panels. We caught up with Bianca to get an insight of a typical day of one of our 10,000 employees. 1. What is current your role?  I currently work as a Sustainability Manager, a role I’ve held for the past two years. Before this, I ...


    By Kingspan Water & Energy

  • Flooded streets, normal or manageable

    One of the challenges for urban planners is urban water management. For example, buildings and paved roads prevent natural infiltration and direct the water flow to channels and sewers. Moreover, the weather patterns are also changing. We are increasingly faced with longer periods of drought and short periods of intense rainfall. Water drainage and sewage system Because the ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • Waste Management Announces Rollout of Stormwater Public-Private Strategic Alliances

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced a program to provide a total stormwater management offering to U.S. municipalities in the form of public-private strategic alliances. WM, in collaboration with AbTech Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ABHD), an environmental technologies and ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • American Water is Awarded Three Grants from the Water Research Foundation

    VOORHEES, N.J. - American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK), the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced today that it has been awarded three separate research grants by the Water Research Foundation for a total value of $1,719,722. The research projects will cover the topics of pipe location and leak management, pressure management, and main breaks. Of the ...


    By American Water

  • Missouri American Water Achieves 10,000 Tons Recycled on America Recycles Day

    ST. LOUIS - Missouri American Water’s environmental management program has reached a 10,000-ton milestone, just in time for America Recycles Day – a national day dedicated to the promotion of consumer recycling programs in the United States. The company’s five-year program has successfully eliminated 10,000 tons of water treatment residuals, paper, cardboard, metal, batteries ...


    By American Water

  • American Water Awarded Contract for Wastewater Treatment Plant in Islip, New York

    VOORHEES, N.J. - American Water (NYSE: AWK), the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced today that its subsidiary, Applied Water Management, has been awarded a $3.4 million contract from Home Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HME) to build a wastewater treatment plant in Islip, New York. The plant will treat 127,000 gallons a day and serve approximately 1,000 people in ...


    By American Water

  • Show me the water!

    Immerse Yourself in a World of Ideas and Innovation at ACE10 14 in-depth, interactive workshops to enhance your conference experience by allowing you to thoroughly examine the issues most relevant to you. An unparalleled professional program with more than 100 sessions comprising more than 550 presentations, representing the work and knowledge of more than 1,000 water industry ...

  • Waters introduces industry-first laboratory asset management service powered by Empower Database Systems

    Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) today introduced Empower Driven Services, an innovative service program that provides Waters Empower customers with invaluable analytics needed to make enterprise-level decisions regarding laboratory utilization. Empower Driven Services integrates instrument services and laboratory intelligence analytics from customers’ Empower database to optimize customer ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Momentum Builds for One Water Management

    More than 60 leaders representing a broad spectrum of water stakeholder interests met in Washington D.C. last week to discuss and advance a more integrated and holistic approach to water resources: One Water Management (OWM), also known as Integrated Water Resources Management and Total Water Management. “Collaboration and integration lead to smarter water policies,” explains Ben ...


    By U.S. Water Alliance

  • Road traffic management as Glasgow mains upgrade progresses

    Scottish Water is progressing with major projects to improve security of supply for 40,000 people in parts of the Glasgow area by upgrading almost 20 miles of water pipes. The £5.7m scheme of capital maintenance projects involves the replacement or improvement of pipes in Milton, Springburn, Germiston, Ruchazie, Barmulloch, Cranhill, Petershill, Bishopbriggs, Duke Street, Lancefield Quay, ...


    By Scottish Water

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