Water Loss and Leak Detection News

  1. 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.

  2. Gympie Australia Implements TaKaDu’s Event Management Solution As Part Of Its Smart Water Network Project
    11/27/2017

    Gympie Regional Council in South East Queensland is the latest Australian water utility to turn to TaKaDu’s integrated event management solution to improve efficiency and reduce water loss.

  3. Kamstrup Receives New Order Of Intelligent Water Meters In UAE
    8/29/2017

    Federal Electricity and Water Authority, who provides more than 300,000 customers in the Northern part of the United Arab Emirates with electricity and water, is investing in smart water metering solutions.

  4. Open Day Focuses On No-Dig Pipe Diagnostics
    8/18/2017

    Excavation avoidance will be the focus of an open-day hosted at Aquam Pipe Diagnostics’ (APD) new training and demonstration facility in Derby on 12 October 2017.

  5. Finding Leaks While They’re Easy To Fix
    7/17/2017

    Access to clean, safe water is one of the world’s pressing needs, yet today’s water distribution systems lose an average of 20 percent of their supply because of leaks. These leaks not only make shortages worse but also can cause serious structural damage to buildings and roads by undermining foundations. By David L. Chandler | MIT

  6. NAWL 2017: What’s On Tap For The North American Water Loss Conference?
    7/7/2017

    The 2nd biennial North American Water Loss Conference (NAWL 2017) will be held December 3-5 in San Diego this year, marking another significant step forward in the water loss industry in North America. NAWL 2017 will be hosted by the California-Nevada Section AWWA, in partnership with the Alliance for Water Efficiency, AWWA, and the U.S. EPA.

  7. Gold Coast Water Services Implement TaKaDu To Boost Network Efficiency
    7/3/2017

    TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Event Management solutions for the water industry, announced recently that Gold Coast Australia, covering an area of around 3,300km in South East Queensland, is incorporating TaKaDu’s solution into its network to increase operational efficiency and reduce water loss.

  8. Beating Water Loss With Intelligent Water Meters
    6/7/2017

    One of the world’s leading suppliers of intelligent metering solutions, Danish Kamstrup, is supplying intelligent water meters in Chile that are going to improve the efficiency of one of the country’s largest water utilities, Essbio.

  9. Pipe Suppliers Aim To Capitalize On $300B Municipal Water Opportunity
    5/23/2017

    Pipe and hardware companies are poised to benefit from heightening concerns about U.S. municipal water infrastructure and $300B of forecasted capital expenditures over the next decade, according to a new report from Bluefield Research, U.S. Municipal Pipe Markets: Trends, Opportunities and a Changing Competitive Landscape in Water.

  10. AWWA Encourages Consumers To Check And Fix Leaks During Drinking Water Week
    5/10/2017

    As Drinking Water Week continues, the American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America are encouraging homeowners to check and fix leaks inside and outside the home.