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  • I-Phyc’s algal technology to remove phosphorous September 21, 2020
    I-Phyc's algae-based treatment can consistently remove between 50% and 99% of pollutants.South West Water is installing an algae-based treatment from sustainable water recycling specialist, Industrial Phycology (I-Phyc), in the final effluent at the Broadwindsor sewage treatment works in the UK. I-Phyc’s technology can remove phosphorous, ammonia and almost all harmful trace contaminants. The treatment can […]
  • NX Filtration technology fights summer droughts September 15, 2020
    NX Filtrations mobile hollow fibre nanofiltration system at the Twentekanaal in the Netherlands.Dutch membrane specialist NX Filtration has installed a demo-unit with its hollow fibre nanofiltration membranes at a local canal, to show that its technology can remove contaminants to produce drinking water during summer droughts in the Netherlands. Approximately 60% of the total drinking […]
  • Rivertrace launches calibration portal September 14, 2020
    Rivertrace's new digital water monitoring technology calibration portal gives complete transparency of compliance and inspection paperwork.Rivertrace has developed a new digital water monitoring technology calibration portal to enable complete transparency of compliance and inspection paperwork related to water monitoring equipment. The free-to-access digital portal is accessible at any time via desktop and mobile browsers, and […]
  • Berghof Membranes appoints global sales director September 9, 2020
    Antonio Sempere, the new global sales director of Berghof Membranes.Berghof Membranes has named Antonio Sempere as global sales director for the company. Sempere, who has more than 10 years of experience with tubular ultrafiltration membrane technology, joined Berghof Membranes in October 2017 as regional sales manager for the EMEA region. He will now be part […]
  • Veolia to provide seawater treatment system for FPSO Anna Nery September 9, 2020
    The FPSO Anna Nery.Veolia Water Technologies subsidiary VWS Westgarth Ltd has won an engineering, procurement and construction contract with Yinson to supply a seawater treatment and injection (SWTI) system for the FPSO (floating production storage and offloading) Anna Nery. The seawater treatment system, with two integrated process modules, will deliver 38 000 m3/day of treated […]
  • Evoqua buys Aquapure Technologies September 9, 2020
    Evoqua Water Technologies has acquired Aquapure Technologies of Cincinnati, a Hamilton, Ohio, USA-based water service and equipment company. Aquapure Technologies serves the commercial and light industrial markets providing water treatment products and services, including deionization, reverse osmosis, softeners, filtration systems and pumps. “We are delighted to welcome Aquapure to the Evoqua family,” said Evoqua chief […]
  • Caloris offers RO units on stainless steel frames September 4, 2020
    There are many advantages to a stainless-steel frame and the main one is that the surface is corrosion-free.Caloris Engineering is now able to offer stainless steel skidded water RO configurations by standardising a stainless-steel frame for its units. There are many advantages to a stainless-steel frame and the main one is that the surface is […]
  • Dupont adds degasification to its water treatment September 4, 2020
    Ligasep membrane degassing modules are now part of DuPonts portfolio of water purification and separation technologies.Ligasep membrane degassing modules are now part of DuPont Water Solutions’ portfolio of water purification and separation technologies, following a global partnership with Sun Chemical and its parent company, the DIC Corporation. The degasification of liquids is becoming increasingly critical […]
  • Xylem provides 100 000 face shields for Covid-19 front-line workers September 2, 2020
    Xylem Inc has manufactured and delivered, through partners, more than 100 000 protective face shields in Europe and the US in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The initiative used Xylem’s internal manufacturing capabilities including 3-D printing and injection molding. Since March, Xylem partners have helped deliver the face shields to healthcare facilities and to utilities […]
  • Pentair releases X-Flow XF75 membrane element September 1, 2020
    The Pentair X-Flow XF75 ultrafiltration (UF) membrane element is for water treatment projects.Pentair has announced the latest addition to its X-Flow filtration portfolio, the Pentair X-Flow XF75 membrane element, a new ultrafiltration (UF) membrane element for water treatment projects which helps to enhance performance of existing systems within the same footprint. Although the outer dimensions […]
  • Zero Brine launches second pilot in Rotterdam Port September 1, 2020
    The Zero Brine Site II pilot at Plant One Rotterdam. (Image: Zero Brine)Zero Brine has launched its second site at the port of Rotterdam as part of the demonstration of industrial circularity combining residual heat and wastewater streams to eliminate brine effluent (zero brine discharge) in the production of demineralised water. The Zero Brine project aims […]
  • Suez’s ZeeLung selected for world’s largest MABR system August 26, 2020
    ZeeLung MABR being installed at a customer site.Canada’s Waterloo region has selected Suez’s ZeeLung technology for what will be the world’s largest membrane aerated biofilm reactor (MABR) system at the Hespeler Wastewater Treatment Plant in Ontario. “This is a first-of-its-kind project for Canada that will demonstrate ZeeLung’s benefits: the ability to quickly and easily upgrade […]
  • Evoqua to provide wastewater treatment plant for Texan city August 26, 2020
    An Omnipac SBR system.Evoqua Water Technologies is to design, manufacture and install a new wastewater treatment plant for Magnolia Pointe Municipal Utility District near the City of Josephine, Texas, USA. The new wastewater plant will include Evoqua’s Omnipac field-erected sequencing batch reactor (SBR) system designed to treat 0.5 million gallons per day (MGD). The Omnipac […]
  • Xylem offers underdrain with backwash feature August 21, 2020
    By washing 100% of the media in between each lateral, the Type 360 underdrain increases filter run times, reduces backwash water consumption and extends media filter life.Xylem’s Leopold Type 360 underdrain, is a bolt down system for greenfield projects and water treatment filtration rehabilitation projects with a design that allows backwash water to flow in […]
  • TAITRA offers online meetings during TIWW August 18, 2020
    For those unable to travel to Taiwan, TAITRA is offering online procurement meetings on 25 September.The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) will hold online procurement meetings on 25 September, during Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW) and Circular Economy Taiwan 2020, allowing international buyers to connect with suppliers remotely. The two events will still take place in […]
  • PSP.US acquires PolyCera August 12, 2020
    PSP.US Inc has acquired the assets of US membrane company PolyCera Inc including all physical and intellectual properties. A Delaware corporation, PSP.US was formed in 2020 and is wholly owned by Singapore’s PSP Pte Ltd. Chinese membrane company Beijing Daking Eastern Technology Co Ltd is the largest shareholder in PSP Pte Ltd, and also holds […]
  • KKR and XPV Water Partners appoint CEO for new platform August 3, 2020
    Chris McIntire.Investment firm KKR and Canada’s XPV Water Partners have named Chris McIntire as chief executive officer (CEO) of their recently created water quality solutions platform. McIntire, who also joins the platform’s board of directors, brings more than 30 years of experience in the water and wastewater treatment and business services industries to his new […]
  • Eaton adds to filter cartridge range August 3, 2020
    BECO Protect HF HighFlow depth filter cartridges have absolute retention rates of 1, 3, 5 or 10 µm for fine filtration.The Filtration Division of energy management company Eaton has developed two new depth filter cartridge ranges, the BECO Protect HF HighFlow and the CL Coreless depth filter cartridges and matching cartridge housings, the BECO Integra […]
  • H2O Innovation appoints chief strategic officer August 3, 2020
    H2O Innovation Inc has named Gregory Madden as the Canadian company's new chief strategic officer (CSO). Madden has been part of the H2O Innovation team for over 10 years, and has served as vice president of Aftermarket Services since 2017. As CSO, Madden will focus on integrating acquired companies and overseeing projects like the ongoing […]
  • Suez to acquire Lanxess’s RO membrane portfolio July 29, 2020
    Suez has signed an agreement with German specialty chemicals company Lanxess to purchase its reverse osmosis (RO) membrane portfolio. The acquisition includes the membranes, raw materials and production facility in Bitterfeld, Germany, with all employees. The Lanxess membrane line will become part of Suez Water Technologies & Solutions. Suez says that the acquisition, which is […]

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  • New president for KSB Inc September 22, 2020
    Luis Maturana, the new president of KSB Inc.Luis Maturana has taken over from Dr Falk Schäfer as president of KSB Inc. Maturana, who joined KSB in 2018, has served as vice president of the Water & Wastewater division. He previously held multiple executive roles at ChemTreat and Veolia Water Technologies. He has a Bachelor of […]
  • Grundfos to cut 600 jobs September 22, 2020
    Grundfos's headquarters in Bjerringbro, Denmark.Grundfos has announced a reorganisation that will lead to the loss of approximately 600 jobs worldwide. The Danish pump maker is organising its sales, marketing, technology and operations functions around four customer segments: Commercial Building Services; Domestic Building Services; Industry; and Water Utility. Grundfos, which currently employs around 19 000 people, […]
  • KBL launches coupled pump set with IE4 motor September 22, 2020
    High levels of efficiency are coupled with a higher specific discharge which results in 14% less energy consumption.Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL) recently launched its new SP coupled pump set with an integrated IE4 motor, designed for effluent treatment plants, sewage treatment plants and dewatering applications. The pump set has an AC induction motor design which […]
  • Tsurumi offers operators free online training September 21, 2020
    Participation is free and interested parties can watch the live stream on their device via the Microsoft Teams software or via a link that Tsurumi publishes on its Facebook and LinkedIn pages.Pump manufacturer Tsurumi is testing a new free line training service for pump operators and the first session took place mid-September. If the concept […]
  • Grundfos starts building new Americas Regional Center in Texas September 18, 2020
    Architectural rendering northeast perspective.Southeast perspectiveGrundfos has broken ground on its new Americas Regional Center in Brookshire, Texas, USA. The 45 000 sq ft facility, which is expected to be completed during spring 2021, will house company sales, operations, engineering, HR, finance and other support functions. The building will strengthen Grundfos's proximity between important sales areas and production […]
  • Today's World Pumps Newsletter September 17, 2020
    Our World Pumps newsletter was emailed to subscribers earlier today. If you subscribe and can't see our email in your inbox, check your spam folder. If you don't subscribe – you can sign up FREE here https://bit.ly/33JqeMd This week we cover Mads Nipper's resignation from Grundfos, Alfa Laval's latest Framo orders, Ebara's new Mexican company and more. Read the newsletter […]
  • Ebara expands in Mexico September 11, 2020
    Mexican national flag. Image: Comet Design/Shutterstock.com.Japan's Ebara Corp has set up a new company in Mexico for the assembly, sales and service of standard pumps. Ebara Pumps Mexico SA de CV (EPMX) is based in Guadalupe, Nuevo León, and will be headed up by Kenichi Aoyama as president. Under Ebara's medium-term management plan “E-Plan2022”, the […]
  • Syrinix & TaKaDu integrate their water solutions September 11, 2020
    Syrinixs high-resolution Pipeminder pressure loggers have been integrated with TaKaDus Central Event Management (CEM) platform.Syrinix and TaKaDu have collaborated to integrate Syrinix’s high-resolution Pipeminder pressure loggers with TaKaDu’s Central Event Management (CEM) platform to help water utilities access, analyse and act upon network incidents. The combination of the two technologies will give utilities greater certainty that […]
  • Voith to upgrade pump turbines at Spanish hydro plants September 10, 2020
    The Torrejón hydropower plant will be equipped with two semi-axial pump turbines.The Valdecañas hydropower plant.Voith has signed a contract with the Spanish electricity generation company Iberdrola to modernise five pump turbines for the Torrejón and Valdecañas hydroelectric power plants located on the River Tajo in Spain. For the Torrejón hydropower plant, Voith will supply two […]
  • Grundfos CEO Mads Nipper resigns September 9, 2020
    Mads Nipper will leave Grundfos on 31 December 2020.Mads Nipper is stepping down as CEO of Grundfos at the end of the year to become CEO of the Danish energy company Ørsted. Nipper, who has served as Grundfos CEO and group president since 2014, said his departure has been an extremely difficult decision. “Grundfos is […]
  • Xylem appoints new distributor in Iceland for Jabsco and Rule pumps September 7, 2020
    Örn H Magnússon, managing director of Ásafl ehf.Iceland’s Ásafl ehf is now an official distributor of Xylem Inc’s Jabsco and Rule branded marine pumps and equipment. Under an exclusive agreement, Xylem will supply Ásafl ehf with its Jabsco and Rule product lines for distribution to customers in Iceland. Established in 2007, Ásafl ehf specialises in the […]
  • Rotork actuators help Texas flood protection September 7, 2020
    The electric IQ actuators with IB gearboxes are used on top of sluice gates, ready to close them during periods of excessive rainfall and flooding.Rotork has recently provided electric IQ actuators with IB gearboxes for use on top of sluice gates, ready to close them during periods of excessive rainfall and flooding to protect a […]
  • Ebara opens pump distribution centre in Vietnam September 7, 2020
    Ebara's new distribution centre in Vietnam.Japan's Ebara Corp has set up a distribution centre for standard pumps in Vietnam. The new distribution centre is housed in a bonded warehouse in an industrial park in Vietnam. A number of standard pumps manufactured at Ebara’s factory in Italy will be stored in the new distribution centre and […]
  • Tsurumi presents new model for heavy slurry water September 4, 2020
    The new GPN 837 from Tsurumi is for pumping sandy waters. (Image: Tsurumi/Bishnu Sarangi/Pixabay))Tsurumi’s new GPN 837 model can almost double the water output of its strongest model to date, the GPN 622, to 9,000 l/min and is designed for use wherever considerable amounts of solid matter are involved. It can be used in gravel […]
  • Netzsch expands N.Mac twin shaft grinder range September 3, 2020
    The Netzsch N.Mac twin shaft grinder extends the companys product range sizes for flow rates up to 400 m³/h.The Netzsch N.Mac twin shaft grinder extends the company’s product range sizes for flow rates up to 400 m³/h and is designed for breaking down different materials in wastewater treatment, biogas and biomass plants, food and animal […]
  • Ebara secures first Brazilian custom pump order in 50 years September 1, 2020
    Custom pump manufacturing in Vietnam.Brazil’s Ebara Bombas América do Sul Ltda (EBAS) has received an order for a vertical pump from steel maker Companhia Siderurgica Nacional. This is the first order that Ebara has received for a vertical pump in Brazil in almost 50 years. The custom pump will be manufactured at an Ebara plant […]
  • Xylem provides face shields for Covid-19 front-line workers August 28, 2020
    Xylem Inc has manufactured and delivered, through partners, more than 100 000 protective face shields in Europe and the US in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The initiative used Xylem’s internal manufacturing capabilities including 3-D printing and injection molding. Since March, Xylem partners have helped deliver the face shields to healthcare facilities and to utilities […]
  • Graphite Metallizing appoints sales agent for Australia and NZ August 20, 2020
    Andy MartinGraphite Metallizing Corp, the manufacturer of self-lubricating Graphalloy bushing materials for pumps and process equipment, has added Andy Martin as a sales agent for Australia and New Zealand. The appointment is part of the US company’s continuing expansion of sales coverage. Sydney-based Martin has worked in the pump and process equipment industry for companies including John Crane, […]
  • Grundfos launches PPS in the Philippines August 19, 2020
    A Grundfos PPS installed in Lio, El Nido, Palawan in the Philippines.Grundfos Philippines has introduced its Prefabricated Pumping Stations (PPS) to help meet the country’s growing flood and wastewater management needs and address its commitment to universal water and sanitation services coverage by 2028. A PPS is a sustainable turn-key solution that substantially reduces installation time, commissioning […]
  • TAITRA offers online meetings during TIWW August 18, 2020
    For those unable to travel to Taiwan, TAITRA is offering online procurement meetings on 25 September.The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) will hold online procurement meetings on 25 September, during Taiwan International Water Week (TIWW) and Circular Economy Taiwan 2020, allowing international buyers to connect with suppliers remotely. The two events will still take place in […]