Drinking Water News

  1. Aquabotix Introduces Integra AUV/ROV For Underwater Missions
    12/11/2017

    UUV Aquabotix Ltd recently introduced its second-generation hybrid underwater vehicle, the Integra AUV/ROV (autonomous underwater vehicle/remotely operated vehicle).

  2. Xylem To Acquire Pure Technologies, A Leader In Smart Infrastructure Assessment And Management For The Water Industry
    12/11/2017

    Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company, recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all the issued and outstanding shares of Pure Technologies Ltd. (Pure) for CAD $9.00 per share in cash, representing an enterprise value of CAD$509M, or USD$397M.

  3. FPI Mag Meter Meets NSF/ANSI-61 And NSF/ANSI-372 To Assure The Highest Drinking Water Quality
    12/7/2017

    McCrometer’s FPI Mag® meter is now NSF/ANSI-61 and NSF/ANSI-372 certified for municipal drinking water applications. In the U.S. and around the globe, municipalities and other water authorities have confidence knowing this instrument meets or exceeds the highest standards in water measurement from source to tap.

  4. Demonstration Of Blue-Value At International Water Summit Abu Dhabi
    12/7/2017

    The Blue-Value consortium will launch its first demonstration to selected parties during the International Water Summit in Abu Dhabi from 15-18 January 2018.

  5. Amid Population Boom, Texas Cities Plan $225 Million Water Pipeline
    12/7/2017

    Texas cities with booming populations are teaming up on a major water pipeline project.

  6. At Town Hall On PFC Contamination, Answers Absent
    12/7/2017

    Wolverine Worldwide, a shoe manufacturer, is among the latest companies to receive scrutiny for its practice of dumping perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) into source water, thus imperiling drinking water.

  7. S&L Grit Removal Technology Aids Major Upgrade At Award-Winning WTP
    12/7/2017

    Hydraulic forced vortex grit chambers applied to replace plate settlers allows for more efficient sand and silt removal from river water in-take with less chemical requirement downstream.

  8. Dormant PFC Lawsuit Against 3M Is Reignited
    12/7/2017

    A long-gestating lawsuit between Minnesota and the conglomerate 3M over perfluorinated compound (PFC) contamination now appears ready to move forward.

  9. Trump Administration Sued Over Massive Desert Water Project
    12/7/2017

    Environmental advocacy groups filed a lawsuit last month to halt a massive water project in the Mojave Desert.

  10. MGX Minerals And PurLucid Treatment Solutions Announce Initial Commissioning Of Rapid Lithium Recovery System, Deployment Site And Water Processing Contract
    12/6/2017

    MGX Minerals Inc. (“MGX” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that engineering partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions (“PurLucid”) has partially commissioned the commercial-scale NFLi5 lithium recovery system at its new manufacturing facility in Calgary, Alberta.