Water Instrumentation News

  1. Siemens Extends Its Positioner Portfolio With Sipart PS100
    4/2/2019

    With the Sipart PS100, Siemens is presenting a new positioner that is impressively easy to commission and highly robust. The Sipart PS100 can be initialized quickly at the touch of a button, automatically adjusting itself to the attached valve. If required, it is possible to optimize the positioner for a specific application with just one further touch of a button. Just as some cameras feature portrait, sport or night mode, the positioner can be set to different modes for precise and fast adjustment, open/close operation and other applications. These functionalities save time, cut the costs of commissioning, and increase the return on investment.

  2. McCrometer, Inc. Employees Give Back On World Water Day 2019
    3/26/2019

    The employees at McCrometer, a Southern California-based flow measurement company, recently gathered together to donate to Water.org, a non-profit working to increase worldwide access to safe water.

  3. Smartphone Test Spots Poisoned Water Risk
    3/26/2019

    A smartphone device could help millions of people avoid drinking water contaminated by arsenic.

  4. Enviro Tech Chemical Services Offers Next-Generation Kemio PAA Detection System
    3/20/2019

    Enviro Tech Chemical Services (ETCS) is pleased to announce its new offering, a peroxyacetic acid (PAA) electronic testing unit that enables operators to conduct water disinfection validation tests at the point-of-use and get results within 60 seconds.

  5. British Water Welcomes Environment Agency Speech
    3/20/2019

    Lila Thompson, chief executive, British Water, said, “British Water welcomes the speech from Environment Agency chief executive Sir James Bevan about the UK’s pending water crisis and the “mix of methods” needed to reduce demand and increase supply.

  6. ATS Innova And LuminUltra Announce Alliance For 2019
    3/18/2019

    ATS Innova, a Midvale, Utah-based leader in solution-based products for advanced water treatment, is announcing a new partnership with LuminUltra, a microbial monitoring company with offices in Canada, the U.S. and Europe.

  7. In-Situ Inc. Acquires ChemScan Inc., Formerly Known As ASA Analytics
    3/18/2019

    In-Situ Inc. is pleased to announce that it has acquired ChemScan Inc., formerly known as ASA Analytics. The acquisition will expand In-Situ’s ability to serve process applications including municipal and industrial wastewater, drinking water, and other industrial water process markets.

  8. Research Team Develops Printable Water Sensors
    3/4/2019

    A Spanish-Israeli research team has developed a printable material that can be used as a versatile and robust water detector. The polymer-based fabric is inexpensive, flexible and non-toxic and changes color from violet to blue in the presence of small amounts of water.

  9. OCWD Is The First Public Agency Lab In California To Receive Certification For PFOA And PFOS Detection
    2/28/2019

    Orange County Water District’s (OCWD’s) Philip L. Anthony Water Quality Laboratory is the first public agency laboratory in California to achieve state certification to analyze for per- and polyfluoralkly substances (PFAS) in drinking water.

  10. Cimbria Consulting Partners With KETOS To Promote Smart Water Monitoring Solutions
    2/28/2019

    Cimbria Consulting recently announced their partnership with KETOS Inc., a predictive data analytics company specialized in water management, to accelerate KETOS' market and brand advancement.