Drainage Systems News

  • Continuous Vacuum Filtration Technologies for Sulfuric and Hydrochloric Acid Slurries

    Introduction In many chemical manufacturing processes there exist slurry streams where the separation of solids from liquids is required. The range of equipment available for these streams is vast and the decision between equipment choices is not always easy. For clarification of low solids streams there exists technology such as candle filters, plate filters, and cartridge filters. These ...


    By BHS-Sonthofen Inc.

  • NOAQ Boxwall Now In Stock

    Flood Defense Group finally have the NOAQ Boxwall in stock within the USA and had to experiment with it right away.  This video was taken in a drainage canal in Houston, Texas and we cannot be happier with its performance. The NOAQ Boxwall is not just a static flood defense barrier but can be quickly deployed to effectively combat flash flooding and rushing surface ...


    By Flood Defense Group LLC

  • Becoming a Smart Sponge City with Self Sustainable Water Cycle Experts at Eco Expo Seminar plot path for future water management

    Water is the lifeblood of human existence. For densely populated places such as Hong Kong, the issues and challenges go beyond simply finding water sources to satisfy each household. It is also about recycling, reusing, processing sewage, desalination and flood prevention. In The Smart Sponge City - Self Sustainable Water Cycle conference of Eco Asia Conference at Eco Expo Asia on 27 October, ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Retrofitting exisiting buildings with green roofs improves their sustainability

    Retrofitting is a very common practice that consists in the addition of new technologies to older buildings or systems. A more cost-effective practice in comparison to the construction of new facilities. As for existing buildings, the aim is the improvement of the energy efficiency, through thermal insulation. In this case, green ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • Eco Expo Asia 2017 welcomes the debut Bavaria participation as part of a growing and exciting line-up

    Eco Expo Asia is set to present its 12th edition at AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong, from 26 to 29 October 2017. Organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government, the expo serves as a gateway ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Zoeller Pumps UK

    To add the the fantastic growth of SPD UK, we are now UK suppliers of Zoeller drainage and sewage pumps. Zoeller are world class, high quality sewage and drainage pumps with a huge range of products to suit most requirement. We have added this to our ever growing range of products due to the high demand for Zoeller's build quality and reliability. Proud to have the range on board with ...

  • Off-Mains Drainage solutions for Holiday and Home Parks

    We are delighted to say that Kingspan Klargester has become an associate member of the British Holiday & Home Parks Association (BH&HPA), affiliated to the Thames & Chilterns Branch. ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • Workshop Dutch Chapter: Playing with Geosynthetics VI: Earthquake Resistant Building with Geosynthetics

    The Dutch Chapter organized her sixth workshop on a sunny day in April, to share the knowledge about the use of geosynthetics in earthquake resistant building. Nearly forty creative souls from principles, contractors, engineering offices and knowledge institutes searched for earthquake resistant solutions using geosynthetics. After two speakers had provided some theoretical background, the ...

  • U-Drain vs. grated drainage: who is the winner?

    U-drain Floor Drainage vs Grated Drains When it comes to surface drainage, the most common type of drain seen in public applications is a grated drain. In contrast, U-drain is a trench drain with a single narrow “slot” intake that features no grates. The question is, which is the better option? In this article we examine three key factors that play into choosing a drainage system; ...


    By Norstar Industries

  • Drening for Stormwater Management at Orio Al Serio Airport in Bergamo

    The parking lot of Orio al Serio Airport in Bergamo has recently been affected by expansion works which allowed to add 1500 car parks to the other 1500 already existing ones. Paving a large ground surface is an intervention that affects rainwater’s natural infiltration into the subsoil, with the consequent risk of floodings and damages to ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • Innovyze Releases InfoWorks ICM Generation V8

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced the release of the V8 Generation of InfoWorks ICM, its comprehensive urban drainage modeling solution. InfoWorks ICM enables users to work more efficiently and ...


    By Innovyze

  • Find the right wastewater solution for your leisure centre, factory or office civils project

    It requires qualified and expert guidance to ensure compliance with the stringent legal requirements which must be observed. Kingspan Klargester has been providing customers with support, at all stages of project planning, designing, installing and commissioning, commercial off-mains drainage for more than 60 years. Kingspan Klargester offer a wide range of fully compliant civils solutions that ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • Drainage work improves storm resilience in Cumbria

    Sapphire Utility Solutions has been awarded a Framework Contract by Cumbria County Council for the clearing, inspection and mapping of drains and gullies. “One of the main reasons for Sapphire winning this contract was the successful completion of a project in 2016 to conduct similar work on 12,000 gullies in the areas affected by the flooding that followed Storm Desmond,” comments ...

  • The Rijnland District Water Control Board now uses the Eijkelkamp Smart Lysimeter

    The Rijnland District Water Control Board uses the Eijkelkamp Smart Lysimeter for better investigation of  the effects of climate change on ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • WaStop successfully installed in Kristinestad, Finland

    Kristinestad in Finland suffered significant flood damage at high tides in a river during the fall of 2013 and the spring of 2014. During this time, around eighty buildings were water damaged due to flooding. The damages amounted to about 1.5-2 million euro. To avoid back flow from the river at high tide, WaStop check valve was installed in the drainage pipes leading out from the ...


    By Wapro AB

  • WaStop Protects Beautiful Town Square in Rivergaro, Italy

    Rivergaro town square recently underwent renovation to give the townspeople a beautiful place to meet and enjoy the local fare. The river Trebbia runs close by the square, and has, throughout the course of history, caused numerous floods in the original town square.  During the design phase of the town square the local authorities in Rivergaro promised to develop a system to prevent that ...


    By Wapro AB

  • Water Expo China 2016 concluded a success with 14,246 local and overseas visitors

    156 exhibitors engaged in trade and information exchange 35 concurrent events offered excellent insights into industry developments Water Expo China 2016, held from 15 – 17 November at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing, was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co Ltd and the Chinese Hydraulic Engineering Society ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • New ZX350LC-6 excavators work to tackle tight timeline

    Consolidated Construction Services Inc. (CCS), an underground utilities company serving the Baltimore metro area, added two new ZX350LC-6 excavators to its fleet earlier this year. The two new excavators are busy working on a residential development project for Elm Street Development, one of the largest privately-owned developers in the region. The first phase of the project consists of 80 acres ...

  • Water Expo China 2016 opens today with 156 overseas and local exhibitors

    Concurrent events dive deep into the future of water business Jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co Ltd and the Chinese Hydraulic Engineering Society (CHES), Water Expo China 2016 runs from today until 17 November at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. The fair is supported by the Ministry of Water Resources as well as backed by related government ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Baker Hughes introduces the next generation of fluids separation technologies

    Baker Hughes announced today the commercial release of its TRETOLITE™ SNAP fluids separation technologies, designed to help oil and gas operators maintain dry oil and good water quality, while also stabilizing operations and reducing costs—without limiting production—to improve overall ...


    By Baker Hughes, a GE company

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