Weirs, Sluices, Flumes, Gates News

  • DN600 WaStop protects from flooding in Depew, New York

    Flooding occurred regularly at the pubic works (water and sewer) yard where offices, public works trucks and snow plows are located. An old underground valve vault in the compound flooded every year in the spring snow melt. The vault drained into the creek and was protected with an Iron flap valve. The flap valve always seized partly open rendering if useless for flood protection. The operators ...


    By Wapro AB

  • Flood relief pumps deployed for LOW water crisis management

    Following the collision of a barge with a weir in the river Maas, the canal water level between the Maas and Waal rivers fell dramatically. The Dutch public works department has responded with the deployment of three emergency pumps. The Maas (or Meuse) is a major European river, rising in France and flowing through Belgium and the Netherlands before draining into the North Sea. It has a ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • New significant contract for equipment from VA Teknik Sweden to Borås municipality

    VA Teknik Sweden are happy and proud of closing the order for equipment to new built Sobacken Waste Water Treatment Plant. During first half of 2017 we will deliver equipment valued to approximately 10 million Swedish kronor. It is the biggest equipment contract since we became VA Teknik Sweden, and it feels fantastic to get this trust from Veolia Water Technologies to deliver to their project at ...


    By Hydria Water AB

  • Rotork fulfils electric and pneumatic actuation contracts for Suncor Fort Hills oil sands development

    In a recent contract, Rotork’s facility at Calgary has fitted IQ3 intelligent electric actuators to fifteen gate valves, sized 42", 48" and 60", and shipped them to the Suncor Fort Hills oil sands mine project in the Athabasca region of Alberta in Canada. This contract is one of many for Suncor Fort Hills which involve Rotork on a global scale. In addition to electric actuators supplied ...


    By Rotork

  • Resilient Seat Gate Valve – Our NEW Flyer

    The Aquavault is a resilient seat gate valve that is designed specifically for pipeline isolation. With full WRAS approval it is a highly regarded product for potable water applications and buried duty service. Check our T-T’s new Aquavault flyer Our new flyer presents a clear and concise overview of the Aquavault, including a cross sectional graphic to highlight technical ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

  • Merck Donates 500 Millionth Praziquantel Tablet

    Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that it has donated to the World Health Organization (WHO) the 500 millionth tablet to treat the insidious worm disease schistosomiasis. At a school located roughly 25 km north-west of Abidjan, representatives from Merck, WHO and the Ministry of Health of Ivory Coast jointly announced the launch of the medicine’s distribution ...


    By Merck

  • Efforts Are Still Needed for China Valve Enterprises

    Nowadays,there are a great many Valves Companies that has obtained the ISO9001 quality management certification in order to better serve the foreign enterprises, and API certification. Some enterprises have also got European Union CE and API certification. In the meantime, many valve enterprises in China have ...

  • Successful Dry Test At Appleton!

    Representatives of Troy-Ontor, Integrity Electric and Valley Sales & Equipment joined the staff of Gedawin Novo Controls at Appleton, Ontario on August 17th, 2016.  The purpose of the day was to conduct a dry test of the automated gate system. The system worked as planned and there were no issues!  The Appleton Sluice Gate Retrofit project undertaken by Gedawin Novo Controls is ...


    By Gedawin Novo Controls Inc.

  • ANDRITZ receives important order for a new pumped storage plant in Portugal

    ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, a member of international technology group ANDRITZ, has been contracted by the Spanish energy utility IBERDROLA GENERACIÓN to supply the electro-mechanical equipment and the penstock for the new pumped storage hydropower plant Gouvães in Portugal. The total contract value for ANDRITZ amounts to about 140 million euros. The scope of delivery comprises design, ...


    By ANDRITZ AG

  • Bulk Container Manufacturer Unveils Sanitary Dispensing Container

    Material handling product manufacturer MODRoto, Madison, IN (MODRoto.com) has unveiled its Powder-Saver dry hopper container in a sanitary design. Rotationally molded from FDA/USDA-approved polyethylene and fitted with a stainless steel, dust-tight slide gate, the plastic, sanitary dispensing container ...


    By MODRoto

  • Water crisis in the Gulf needs radical solutions

    Despite their location smack in the middle of the desert, the Gulf countries have water parks, public fountains, and bright green lawns. But all that glitters is not gold, and a water crisis is looming for countries such as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Technology can alleviate its natural scarcity – there will be enough to drink – but the costs and ...


    By IRIN

  • HORIBA Scientific Announces New PTI QuantaMaster Spectrofluorometer

    HORIBA Scientific, global leader in fluorescence spectroscopy systems and solutions, has just announced the newest addition to the PTI QuantaMaster Series: The PTI QuantaMaster 8000 spectrofluorometer. The new PTI QuantaMaster 8000 series offers the highest guaranteed sensitivity on the market, with a signal- to-noise ratio (SNR) of 30,000:1 RMS for water Raman, matched only by HORIBA’s own ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • MicroFlow - Maintenance-free Non-contacting Liquid Velocity Sensor

    UK measurement specialist Pulsar Process Measurement's latest launch is MicroFlow, a microwave based non-contacting velocity sensor that mounts simply above a channel to provide maintenance-free, reliable, repeatable and accurate velocity measurement. For flow volume measurement, velocity x area provides ...

  • 3 Flow Measurement Sites with One Transmitter

    The manufacturer presents a transmitter capable of simultaneously measuring up to three different measurement places with 9 flow velocity sensors in total. This means less installation expenses, low space requirements for installation in control cabinets and simultaneous access to 3 measurement sites using merely one communication interface. By using the new version operators are free ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • ANDRITZ to equip new hydropower station in Pakistan

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Daelim Lotte Joint Venture to supply the electromechanical equipment, hydraulic steel structures, penstocks, and control systems for the Gulpur hydropower station, Pakistan. Start-up is scheduled for mid-2019. The order value amounts to approximately 65 million euros. ANDRITZ HYDRO is to ...

  • Mud Tanks/ High & Low Catch Tanks

    Trilliant's 200, 300, & 400 bbl Mud Tanks, are designed and built for multiple uses. The tanks can be used to mix drilling fluids and/or store them. These tanks can also be used as flow back tanks and as flocculent tanks. The tanks have three compartments and each wall has a one foot weir for skimming abilities if needed. Trilliant's High & Low Catch Tanks are designed and built to ...

  • New IQ valve actuator has optimised stem acceptance and torque output

    Rotork has introduced a new model in its IQ range of non-intrusive intelligent electric actuators with an optimised combination of valve stem diameter acceptance and torque output to facilitate economical automation of valves and penstocks typically found in the water and effluent treatment industries. The new IQ19 actuator combines a stem acceptance of up to 51mm (2 inches) diameter with ...


    By Rotork

  • AWWA announces new manual on power actuators

    The American Water Works Association has released its newest manual – M66 Cylinder and Vane Actuators and Controls – Design and Installation. M66 provides valuable information on the design and installation of hydraulic and pneumatic power actuators. Power actuators are a fundamental part of water and wastewater systems and are rising in ...

  • Launch of the Fluxus F/G721

    Available from 14 September 2015, the FLUXUS 721 is FLEXIM’s next generation of advanced non-invasive ultrasonic flow metering for liquids and gases. Besides its new look, it boasts a completely re-designed hardware platform with a 32 bit embedded ARM processor for powerful signal processing. This allows for accurate and reliable measurement at even the most difficult ...


    By MeasurIT Technologies Ltd.

  • KWT Group new product introduction

    KWT Group, the Dutch leading manufacturer of penstocks, non-return valves and tilting weirs for aquatic control applications, introduces its latest development. In addition to its current range of penstocks for sewage treatment and pump stations,  cooling towers, desalination plants, stormwater prevention systems and water intake for industrial and power plants, the INOX4 DT holds ...

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