Upgrade underway for SA water treatment plant09 May, 2023 | Supplied by: SA Water
Work is underway at SA Water's Port Lincoln Wastewater Treatment Plant to enhance sewage treatment and the plant's overall performance.
Major sewer upgrade beneath Brisbane underway22 March, 2023 | Supplied by: Urban Utilities
As part of a major infrastructure upgrade to cater for Brisbane's growing population, a new tunnel will be dug beneath one of its busiest motorways.
Blue-green algae issue solved for protein rendering unit13 March, 2023 | Supplied by: Hydro Innovations
A core division of the Craig Mostyn Group looking for a wastewater treatment solution to solve a troublesome blue-green algae issue was referred to Hydro Innovations.
Generating electricity from wastewater10 March, 2023 | Supplied by: Korea Institute of Technology
A research team has developed a multifunctional membrane that can simultaneously generate electricity while purifying wastewater into drinking water.
Action needed to prevent Earth from becoming a plastic planet13 February, 2023 | Supplied by: CST Wastewater Solutions
Scientists are racing to find solutions to clean up microplastics, which affect our oceans, soil and animal life, and ultimately end up being ingested by humans, too.
Sorting out the jumble of valuable resources in wastewater01 February, 2023
Plants are inspiring scientists to develop new ways of extracting a valuable mix of minerals, metals and nutrients from wastewater.
Light Regional Council installs solution to solve a pumping problem25 January, 2023 | Supplied by: Hydro Innovations
The Light Regional Council was having ongoing problems with its submersible pumps at the Kapunda CWMS treatment plant.
EXAIR High Lift Reversible Drum Vac01 January, 2023 | Supplied by: Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd
This vacuum is suitable for the recovery of fluids like coolant, hydraulic oils, sludge and chips, wastewater, tramp oil and liquid spills.
Reusing sloppy sludge to fix sewer pipe problem13 December, 2022 | Supplied by: University of South Australia
To address the problem of cracking sewer pipes in Australia, a sustainable engineering expert is trialling a 'self-healing concrete' that uses treated sludge.
Using smoke to draw out sneaky stormwater08 December, 2022 | Supplied by: SA Water
SA Water is set to begin discharging small amounts of smoke into Naracoorte's sewerage network to test for any incorrect or illegal stormwater connections.
SA Water's $1.6 million upgrade05 December, 2022 | Supplied by: SA Water
An upgrade of SA Water's wastewater pump station in Queensbury is underway. The project aims to improve odour control and support ongoing residential growth.
Research team using magnets to remove microplastics from water02 December, 2022 | Supplied by: RMIT University
Researchers at RMIT University have found a way to remove hazardous microplastics from water using magnets.
Waste to energy: fats, oils and grease to power homes13 October, 2022
Food scraps, wastewater, fats, oils and grease could be diverted from landfill and converted to renewable energy at a new western Sydney waste hub, potentially powering 120,000 homes.
Whyalla's water waste upgrade06 October, 2022 | Supplied by: SA Water
Work is underway to upgrade SA Water's recycled water plant in Whyalla, to enhance sewage treatment and the plant's overall performance.
Sustainable wastewater treatment designs for recycling industry03 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Aerofloat (Australia) Pty Ltd
Recent growth in Australia's plastics recycling industry has meant a surge in demand for efficient and sustainable wastewater and wash water technology.