Asset Management News

  1. Aquam Corporation Launches Amplus: An Advanced Remote Operated Vehicle For Pressurized Water, Wastewater, And Industrial Pipelines
    6/7/2018

    Aquam Corporation ("Aquam"), a global provider of risk mitigation technologies for water and energy transmission and distribution assets, has announced the launch of Amplus, the most advanced remote operated vehicle (ROV) for use in pressurized water, wastewater, and industrial pipe applications.

  2. Artificial Intelligence Comes To Pipeline Leak Detection And Finds A Home In Houston
    6/6/2018

    Shoshi Kaganovsky, an Israeli data scientist and entrepreneur who has been named one of the 20 most influential women in Israel, has moved the headquarters of SensoLeak, her disruptive new approach to pipeline leak prevention and detection, to Houston.

  3. Black & Veatch: Data Analytics, Resilience And Sustainability Drive Water Discussion
    6/5/2018

    Collecting data from our water systems is one thing. Acting on that information is game-changing, and a Black & Veatch survey shows that the water space is taking note.

  4. Fracta Inc. Receives Strategic Investment From Kurita Water Industries, Ltd.
    6/1/2018

    Fracta Inc., a technology innovator Bringing Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Infrastructure, has announced a strategic investment from Kurita Water Industries, Ltd. The investment allows Fracta and Kurita to extend their leadership in the United States water industry, particularly to municipal and investor-owned water utilities.

  5. SUEZ Pursues Its Development In Taiwan: New Hazardous Waste Treatment Contract In Kaohsiung
    5/14/2018

    SUEZ NWS and Cleanaway1 won the Dafa hazardous waste treatment facility contract in Kaohsiung, located in south-western Taiwan. The contract provides for the acquisition of the plant by the two partners for €36M and its operation by Cleanaway SUEZ2, a new joint venture (JV) set up between SUEZ NWS (29%), Cleanaway (29%) and the Taiwan Government Agency RSEA3 (42%).

  6. In Minnesota, $1.5B Influx Could Help Wastewater
    5/13/2018

    Wastewater utilities may benefits from a bonding bill under consideration this year in Minnesota, where lawmakers may pump as much as $1.5 billion into infrastructure and other projects.

  7. Robotics Will Disrupt Wastewater Treatment Plants
    5/8/2018

    In a RoBi-X partnership, Aarhus Vand and Blue Ocean Robotics haveidentified a number of potential ways to use robot technology at wastewater treatment plants. The aim is to investigate how the work environment, productivity, and resource utilization can be improved in the wastewater industry – not only in Denmark but also globally.

  8. America’s Water Infrastructure Is Failing — But Here’s How We Could Start To Fix It
    5/8/2018

    America’s water is under threat from many sides. It faces pollution problems, outdated infrastructure, rising costs, and unprecedented droughts and rainfall patterns as the climate changes.

  9. Advanced Asset Management Strategies To Drive $41B In Water Utility Savings Over Next Decade
    5/3/2018

    Smarter, more advanced asset management strategies will save water utilities US$41.9B in capital expenditures by 2027, according to a new report from Bluefield Research. These savings stem from the proliferation of new technology solutions and companies adjusting their business models to serve the municipal water sector.

  10. Gort And Spiddal Water Treatment Plants To Receive Upgrade By Irish Water As Part Of €1.54M Investment
    5/2/2018

    Irish Water, working in partnership with Galway County Council, is investing €1.54M to upgrade the Gort and Spiddal Regional Water Supply Schemes. This investment will benefit over 5,000 customers and ensure both treatment plants can meet demand for treated water in their respective areas.