Wastewater Treatment News

  1. Scottish Water Awards Wastewater Contracts For Housing Development
    8/30/2018

    Hampshire-based WPL has won three supplier framework contracts for wastewater treatment plant and equipment with public utility Scottish Water. The contracts cover both hire and purchase agreements and the first hire plant has already been installed at Winchburgh, a fast-growing £1 billion residential development 11 miles west of Edinburgh.

  2. WRF Releases Request For Proposal To Investigate Impact Of Industrial Contaminants On Water Quality
    8/30/2018

    The Water Research Foundation (WRF) is currently funding research through a grant from the State Water Resource Control Board in California to understand water quality after advanced water treatment and how these contaminants can be mitigated.

  3. Bluetector Builds First Manure Treatment Plant For A Farmer In Germany
    8/30/2018

    A farm in Lower Saxony with sow breeding, floor-feeding laying hens and biogas plant is installing a BlueBox Ultra for the treatment of manure from the Swiss agri-tech company Bluetector.

  4. George Barley Water Prize Joins OnWIN
    8/30/2018

    The Everglades Foundation’s George Barley Water Prize is partnering with WaterTAP to host a technical workshop focused on phosphorous removal technologies piloted through Stage 3 of the prize, during Ontario Water Innovation Week (OnWIN) in Toronto.

  5. Georgia Power Updates Ash Pond Closure Plans For Plants Branch And Bowen
    8/30/2018

    Georgia Power announced today updated, site-specific closure plans for ash ponds at Plants Branch and Bowen as part of its efforts to safely and permanently close 29 ash ponds at 11 current and former coal-fired power plants across the state.

  6. MGX Minerals And Engineering Partner PurLucid Achieve 99.7% Lithium Recovery; Low Cost Polymeric Membrane Breakthrough
    8/29/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. and engineering partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions ("PurLucid") are pleased to report that continued research and development utilizing newly developed molecular sieve technology has consistently achieved  >99% lithium recovery from complex global source brines.

  7. Monitoring Compressed Air In Packaging Machinery With FS10i Flow Switch/Monitor Lowers Energy Costs
    8/28/2018

    Machinery manufacturers and plant engineers relying on the pneumatic control of automated assembly lines and end-to-end packaging equipment can reduce their operational compressed air energy costs significantly with the highly repeatable and dependable FS10i Flow Switch Monitor from Fluid Components International (FCI).

  8. GF Piping Systems To Feature High Accuracy Sensing Technologies At WEFTEC 2018
    8/27/2018

    GF Piping Systems will highlight the Free-Chlorine Analyzer and Magmeter Flow Sensors at WEFTEC 2018, Booth #2551, Sept. 29-Oct. 4 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

  9. This Bright Blue Dye Is Found In Fabric. Could It Also Power Batteries?
    8/27/2018

    A sapphire-colored dye called methylene blue is a common ingredient in wastewater from textile mills.

  10. City Of Boise, Idaho, And Pierce County, Washington, Public Works Projects Judged The Nation’s Best
    8/27/2018

    The American Public Works Association (APWA) has announced the winners of its 2018 Public Works Projects of the Year competition.