Water

Alternative models for funding water infrastructure

21 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: AWA

A new report from the Australian Water Association looks at the current issues surrounding water infrastructure funding and considers ways in which new funding models present serious business opportunities for investors.


Wastewater filtration with graphene oxide

20 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: Monash University

Australian SMEs Clean TeQ and Ionic Industries have joined forces with a leading graphene researcher to develop next-gen water and wastewater filtration technology.


What happens when our taps run dry?

09 February, 2017 by Mike Axton* and Brian Horton^ | Supplied by: Aurecon Pty Ltd

Digital technology allows us to step back and 'smart up' around the current cycle of water consumption and wastage.


2017 Insights: Jim Athanas

27 January, 2017 by | Supplied by: Xylem Water Solutions Australia Ltd

Jim Athanas, Managing Director at Xylem Oceania, explains how a unified approach is needed to solve Australia's growing water challenges.


Insights 2017: Jonathan McKeown

23 January, 2017 by | Supplied by: AWA

Jonathan McKeown, Chief Executive, Australian Water Association, shares his insights about what the Australian water sector can offer the fast developing economies in Asia and how IoT is fundamentally changing the sector.


Mining council commits to water stewardship

11 January, 2017 by

The International Council on Mining and Metals has announced new commitments to water stewardship, recognising that industry can play an important role in tackling this global issue.


Rooftop rainwater harvested for food production

10 January, 2017 by

Rooftop rainwater is being diverted to large-scale urban food production at a sustainable housing project at Cape Paterson called The Cape.


Hydroflux Group acquires EPCO Australia

09 December, 2016 by | Supplied by: Hydroflux Pty Ltd

Water treatment group Hydroflux has completed its acquisition of EPCO Australia, accelerating the business's efforts to be an active participant in the mining and resource sector.


Hydro Innovations opens training centre

01 December, 2016 by | Supplied by: Hydro Innovations

Hydro Innovations has opened a new training centre, the Hydro Innovations Pump Institute, to assist its customers in the selection, troubleshooting and maintenance of centrifugal pumps.


What's in our stormwater?

25 November, 2016 by Nicola Markus, Mind Your Way | Supplied by: CRC for Water Sensitive Cities

What's in stormwater runoff depends on where the rain falls and where it is collected — but are there discernible trends that could help standardise stormwater treatments to minimise threats to human health?


Pumps replaced on cement slurry projects

04 November, 2016 by | Supplied by: Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) China has secured 90 Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps for a €1.8 million series of new grouting projects performed in seas around the Chinese coastline.


Sydney Water awarded for predicting pipe failures

14 October, 2016 by | Supplied by: Sydney Water Corporation

Sydney Water has won the International Water Association's Project Innovation Award in Applied Research for the project 'Advanced Condition Assessment and Pipe Failure Prediction'.


17 principles to create water-wise cities

14 October, 2016 by

To overcome the problems that are leading to pressure on water resources in urban areas, the International Water Association has announced the Principles for Water-Wise Cities.


Validyne DP15 low-power, variable-reluctance pressure transducer

13 October, 2016 by | Supplied by: Bestech Australia Pty Ltd

Validyne introduces the DP15, a variable-reluctance pressure transducer capable of low to high pressure measurement with low power consumption.


Experts gather to solve global water challenges

10 October, 2016 by

The University of Queensland's leadership on water solutions will be heard by 3500 global delegates at the World Water Congress and Exhibition this week.


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