Opting for UV disinfection instead of chlorine, as part of its ‘non-chemical’ approach to water treatment

Opting for UV disinfection instead of chlorine, as part of its ‘non-chemical’ approach to water treatment, the island of Aruba has installed ten of the Berson InLine UV disinfection systems to disinfect drinking water and treat greywater prior to discharge. With a semi-arid climate, desalination is necessary for Aruba to obtain enough drinking water for […]

Modern Water plc has won the Achievement in Sustainability award at the 2009 AIM Awards

Modern Water plc has won the Achievement in Sustainability award at the 2009 AIM Awards, organized by the London Stock Exchange. The water technology company was recognized by the voting panel for its efforts in economic, environmental and social sustainability. Modern Water owns and is developing a portfolio of water technologies that help to address […]

Ecolutia Services is adding its Proteus series to the Cleantech mobile water treatment

Ecolutia Services is adding its Proteus series to the Cleantech mobile water treatment fleet to provide water security. The Proteus series contains automated technologies which ensure a constant optimised system performance without the need for permanent on-site cover. The security of the treated water supply is maintained through the use of wireless remote monitoring and […]

Siemens wins membrane filtration system contract

The City of Highland Park, Illinois, USA has awarded Siemens a multi-million dollar contract to provide a Memcor submerged membrane filtration system for its existing water treatment plant. The Siemens system, which will treat water from Lake Michigan, will replace an aging conventional filtration plant at the facility, and increase the plant’s rated capacity from […]

GE establishes water technology centre in Singapore

GE Water and the National University of Singapore have signed an agreement to establish a water technology centre on the campus of the university. The GE Water and the National University of Singapore (NUS) water technology centre will house GE scientists and engineers who will develop new solutions for low-energy seawater desalination, water reclamation and […]

Pentair Inc. and Nano Terra Inc. announce strategic alliance

Water treatment and storage specialist Pentair Inc, today announced details of a strategic alliance with Nano Terra Inc, a surface engineering and nanotechnology company. Water treatment and storage specialist Pentair Inc, announced details of a strategic alliance with Nano Terra Inc, a surface engineering and nanotechnology company. The purpose to the alliance is to develop […]