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  1. AECOM Releases LA River Gateway: A Revitalization Proposal
    10/11/2017

    AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, released today its LA River Gateway revitalization proposal, an integrated framework that, if fully implemented, can create benefits for communities along the river’s banks while helping generate new economic prospects.

  2. Danfoss Sponsors High-Level Forum To Discuss America’s Aging Infrastructure - Taking A More Holistic And System-Oriented Approach To Energy Efficiency And Water
    10/11/2017

    Danfoss and the Danish Embassy in the US hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill that illustrated the attainable impact of motor drives on America’s water systems and energy productivity.

  3. UBC Researchers Take The 'Stink' Out Of Wastewater Treatment
    10/10/2017

    A foul smell and safety concerns can leave many residents turning their nose at the idea of a wastewater treatment plant in their neighbourhood.

  4. WaterBridge Resources Acquires Arkoma Basin Produced Water Gathering & Disposal Company
    10/10/2017

    WaterBridge Resources LLC today announced that, through its affiliate WaterBridge Resources II LLC (WaterBridge II and collectively, "WaterBridge"), it has closed on the acquisition of Arkoma Water Resources, LLC, (the "Acquisition"), from USG Surface Facilities I, LLC, ("USG"). WaterBridge II was formed in conjunction with the Acquisition and is supported by $300 million in equity commitments from Five Point Capital Partners LLC and its affiliates ("Five Point"), increasing Five Point's aggregate equity commitments to WaterBridge to $500 million.

  5. Mitsui To Participate In Desalination And Pumping Projects For BHP Spence Copper Mine In Chile
    10/10/2017

    Mitsui & Co., Ltd. ("Mitsui", Head Office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Tatsuo Yasunaga) has, through Caitan S.p.A. ("Caitan"), a 50-50 joint venture established with Técnicas de Desalinazación de Aguas, S.A. ("Tedagua") under the Spanish ACS group, entered into an agreement concerning operation for desalination and conveyance services to be provided to Minera Spence ("Spence"), which is a wholly owned subsidiary of BHP, world-leading resources company based in Australia.

  6. New Onshore E&C Acquisitions In Chile And Mexico Worth Approximately 350 Million USD
    10/10/2017

    Saipem has been awarded a new contract in the Onshore E&C segment for engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning in the framework of the development of a desalination and water transportation plant for the “Spence Growth Options (SGO)” project in north Chile.

  7. Aqualia, Chosen To Manage The New Burgos Treatment Plant
    10/10/2017

    Aqualia has been awarded the contract to operate the Burgos WWTP. The specifications required the delivery of a very advanced and innovative technical offer, in line with a sustainable and coherent economic proposal, and this was precisely Aqualia's great asset.

  8. Track The Source Of Odour And Corrosion With New H2S Sensor
    10/10/2017

    A new sensor from Unisense measures hydrogen sulphide (H2S) dissolved in wastewater. This enables utilities and consultants to find the root cause of hydrogen sulphide odour problems in sewer networks, which makes odour mitigation faster and saves significant cost for chemicals.

  9. New Sluice System Ready For Operation Within A Week
    10/10/2017

    With the growing impacts of climate changes there is a rising demand for solutions to protect low-lying, inhabited areas. Wintec has developed AquaBlokk, a new sluice system that consists of building blocks ready to be lowered into the water when arriving onsite.

  10. Fluence Corporation Limited Wins First SUBRE Contract
    10/10/2017

    Fluence Corporation Limited (“Fluence” or the “Company”), a global leader in water and wastewater treatment solutions, recently announced that it has been awarded its first SUBRE contract to upgrade a centralized wastewater treatment plant.