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  • Emergency water supply after disasters

    A portable gravity-driven microfiltration unit which produces drinkable water in an emergency has been developed at the University of Kassel, Germany. An article in Water Science & Technology: Water Supply describes how the unit can provide water for 200–500 people for a period of over many months without any maintenance. Serious natural disasters such as earthquakes, hurricanes ...


  • Shale Gas and Hydraulic Fracturing – Framing the Water Issue

    SIWI Report no. 24 “Shale Gas and Hydraulic Fracturing – Framing the Water Issue” by Andreas Lindström, SIWI, Prof. Allan Hoffman, US Department of Energy, and Prof. Gustaf Olsson, Lund University. The emergence of shale gas and shale oil has quickly changed the landscape ...

  • Fracking Boom Threatens US Water Supplies

    Since the onset of the fracking boom almost a decade ago, every state in the US has been examining its geological resources in the hope of finding oil or gas it can access through this extraction method. Almost half the states are now producing at least some shale gas, with a few – Texas, Pennsylvania, California, Colorado, North Dakota – sitting on massive ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Development of Hydraulic models for a complex and large scale water distribution system in Regional Australia

    Hydraulic simulation models have become a valuable tool to manage water distribution networks commencing from their initial design through their operation, assessment of the level of service to customers, system performance improvement, analysis of planning alternatives, to system optimisation. The development of hydraulic models can be a time consuming task with complex and large scale water ...


    By Innovyze

  • MWH Soft and ESRI complete successful series of water supply and asset management seminars in Malaysia

    MWH Soft, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced the successful completion of a Water Supply and Asset Management Seminar Series in Malaysia. The seminars were held in various locations throughout the country March 22-25. These unique and informative events were presented in conjunction with ESRI, the world’s leading ...


    By Innovyze

  • Green water treatment system eliminates chemicals from cooling water system

    FTE automotive is a leading international manufacturer of hydraulic brake and clutch systems for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. 60 years of innovation, production, and service. State-of-the-art-technology for more safety and comfort on the streets of the world.  Based in Germany The Company has 26 offices and manufacturing plants around the world.  In Mexico the Company has a ...

  • Australia’s south east water switches to Innovyze to support enterprise-wide geospatial hydraulic modeling

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for wet infrastructure, today announced that South East Water Limited (SEWL), Australia, has awarded Innovyze a substantial contract for its premier InfoWorks WS water modeling software to replace the utility’s existing modeling ...


    By Innovyze

  • GE to Supply Key Components for ProWater`s Centerline SWD(TM) Saltwater Disposal Well System

        Technology Meets Growing Industry Demand GE to Provide Pumping Systems, Variable Speed Drives, Control Devices First Applications of Centerline SWD Slated for North Dakota's Bakken Shale Formation GE (NYSE: GE) has been selected to build key components for ProWater's Centerline SWD? modular saltwater disposal (SWD) and deep injection well ...


    By General Electric

  • NGWA grants Groundwater Supply Award for Baton Rouge project

    Layne Christensen Co. and Owen and White Consulting Engineers Inc. have received an Outstanding Groundwater Project Award from the National Ground Water Association for outstanding engineering and innovation in supplying groundwater. This award will be presented during the 2015 Groundwater Expo taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada, December 15-17. Layne Christensen of Bloomington, Indiana, and Owen ...

  • Colorado Utility Selects IWLive for Real Time Hydraulic Modeling and Operational Management

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced that the City of Boulder, Colorado, has chosen the company’s revolutionary IWLive software solution to perform real time hydraulic modeling and operational analysis. The implementation equips the ...


    By Innovyze

  • AWWA announces new edition of Modeling Water Quality in Distribution Systems

    The American Water Works Association (AWWA) has announced the publication of the new edition of Modeling Water Quality in Distribution Systems. As water flows through the distribution system to the consumer it may go through unwanted changes in quality. Computer modeling ...

  • InfoWorks TS V13.0 delivers greater accuracy, speed, usability, and innovation in hydraulic transient analysis

    Redrawing the boundaries of smart water network innovation, Innovyze, a leading global innovator of intelligent business analytics software and technologies for wet infrastructure, today released its V13 Generation of InfoWorks TS. This latest version extends previous generations’ capabilities with the addition of ...


    By Innovyze

  • USA plant supplies 92 pumps to REPSOL for the expansion of the most modern refinery in Spain

    With a total investment of 4.4 billion USD, the expansion of the Cartagena Industrial Refinery has led the largest industrial investment in Spain. It will enable to increase the capacity of distillation up to 11 million tons annually (previously 5 million), which is 220,000 barrels per day. Cartagena is a valuable port for the supply of fuel, and it has now been connected to the Puertollano ...


    By RUHRPUMPEN GmbH

  • North America Water Storage Systems Market Trends & Forecasts to 2018

    ReportnReports.com adds "North America Water Storage Systems Market, By End Use, Application, Material Type & Country (U.S., Canada, Mexico) – Trends & Forecasts to 2018" new market research report to its store. Rising concerns for optimal usage of water, which is a fast depleting resource, coupled with the benefits and simplicity offered by the water storage systems in all ...


  • Eimco Water Technologies named exclusive U.S. seller and distributor of Atlantium Technologies Hydro-Optic Disinfection™ system for drinking water

    Atlantium’s system is the environmentally-friendly disinfection system validated for 4-log virus at EPA dose requirementsAustin, TEXAS and Har Tuv, ISRAEL, June 17, 2008 – EIMCO Water Technologies (EWT), a subsidiary of GLV, and Atlantium Technologies have signed an agreement appointing EWT as the exclusive distributor and seller of Atlantium’s Hydro-Optic Disinfection™ system for the municipal ...

  • Philadelphia water department selects CapPlan Water

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced that the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD), PA, has selected Innovyze CapPlan Water as its drinking water infrastructure management and risk assessment solution. The purchase equips PWD with a full ...


    By Innovyze

  • Protozoa detect water toxins

    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) biologist Scott Gallager has grand plans for his revolutionary Swimming Behavioural Spectrophotometer (SBS), which employs one-celled protozoa to detect toxins in water sources. The SBS has been selected as a 2010 ‘Better World\' technology by the Association of University Technology Managers. This success story was actually a concept which the US ...


  • Toward cheaper water treatment

    Original story at MIT News Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” produces a lot of wastewater. Drilling one well requires millions of gallons of water that’s injected into the ground to loosen rocks and release oil. While some is reused, much of the produced water is discarded into deep injection wells, and ...

  • NIVUS wins framework with Thames Water

    The Leamington based company with its German headquarters will be supplying ultrasonic as well as radar flow measurement systems to Thames Water´s sewage treatment and channel networks. The multi-million value framework offers many possibilities to co-op and to gain synergies on both sides. “We are both proud and pleased to win this framework for the first time“ says Marcus ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • Water distribution modeling platform for Shanghai

    Shanghai Municipal Water Supply Dispatching and Monitoring Centre (SH MWSDMC) has chosen InfoWorks WS as its preferred modeling platform. The selection substantiates MWH Soft\"s global leadership position in geospatial wet infrastructure modeling and management. Serving over seventeen million people, SH MWSDMC deals with enormous challenges in managing the delivery of adequate water supply. The ...


    By Innovyze

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