Wastewater Instrumentation News

  1. 'Science Connects Us' - 2017 Masao Horiba Award Winners Speak At Awards Ceremony In Kyoto
    11/12/2017

    On October 17th, the award ceremony for the 2017 Masao Horiba Awards was held in Kyoto. The awards, which focus on a technical field that changes yearly, centered on water this year; “Water measurement enriching people's lives.”

  2. Smurfit Kappa Leads The Way In Sustainability With New Water Milestone
    11/7/2017

    The company had set an ambitious goal to improve the quality of its water quality by reducing the COD by 1/3 per tonne of produced paper by the end of 2020 compared to 2005. This significant improvement in water quality is an important step for protecting aquatic life and comes after extensive research and development.

  3. ST51 Syngas Flow Meter Excels In Combined Heat & Power (CHP) Systems
    10/31/2017

    Process engineers responsible for on-site plant biomass combined heat and power (CHP) systems will find the rugged and reliable ST51 Series Thermal Mass Flow Meter from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides continuously accurate measurement of syngas fuel flow to the CHP engine.

  4. Nanoantenna Arrays Power A New Generation Of Fluorescence-Based Sensors
    10/16/2017

    Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Bedfordshire, in collaboration with multinational company ABB, have designed and tested a series of plasmonic nanoantenna arrays that could lead to the development of a new generation of ultrasensitive and low-cost fluorescence sensors that could be used to monitor water quality.

  5. Water Environment & Reuse Foundation Awards Research Contract To Measure Pathogen Infectivity
    10/16/2017

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) recently awarded a contract to the University of Michigan to begin research on Molecular Methods for Measuring Pathogen Viability/Infectivity (Reuse-15-07).

  6. SensoPro Complete Conductivity Monitoring System
    10/16/2017

    To meet conductivity control needs in online water quality and process applications, Sensorex has introduced the Sensorex SensoPro Toroidal Conductivity Monitoring System.

  7. 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.

  8. University Scientists Partnering With University Of Antwerp Develop New Technology And Weapon In The Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance
    10/5/2017

    Sensors have many applications, including the detection of antibiotics in waste water. A joint team of scientists from Seton Hall University in the United States and University of Antwerp in Belgium has developed a high-tech sensor that is robust and highly sensitive, yet easy to use in the field. By Laurie Pine

  9. Endress+Hauser Updates PMP71 Pressure Transmitter With Low-Power Voltage Output
    10/5/2017

    Endress+Hauser added a 1-5 VDC Low Power output option to the PMP71 pressure transmitter that draws only 17 milliwatts of power at 9V, making the PMP71 consume less power during operation than any other voltage-output pressure transmitter in the market This low-power draw makes the PMP71 ideally suited for battery- and solar-powered applications, such as remote oil & gas wellheads, offshore platforms or pumping stations where low power consumption is critical.

  10. View Double-See At WEFTEC, Booth #4052, Sept. 30, 2017, Chicago, Illinois
    9/30/2017

    GF Piping Systems will highlight the Double-See® Vinyl Double Containment Piping System at WEFTEC 2017, Booth #4052, Sept. 30-Oct. 4, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Double-See is an extremely easy-to-install pressure-rated system with a primary (inner) and secondary (outer) pipe designed for safely transporting hazardous liquids.