Celebrating 100 years of Luggage Point

30 November, 2023 | Supplied by: Urban Utilities

Urban Utilities is celebrating the centenary of the Luggage Point Sewage Treatment Plant, an important milestone.

Cerlic CMC ITL model for the measurement of high solids

01 November, 2023 | Supplied by: Control Components Pty Ltd

Cerlic has released a newly developed CMC ITL (insertion type) model for the measurement of high solids (<30% TS).

Synthetic dyes in wastewater pose threat to ecosystem

30 October, 2023

A study has found that dyes commonly used in textiles, food and pharmaceuticals can pose a threat to food chains worldwide.

Digesters installed in North Head WRRF

25 October, 2023

Two digesters have been installed in the North Head Water Resource Recovery Facility (WRRF), marking an important milestone in its $94 million upgrade.

SA Water removes half-tonne tree root from sewer

11 October, 2023

A giant half-tonne tree root mass was removed from the sewers in Adelaide's north-east, preventing potential community interruption and sewage overflows.

Piggery reduces maintenance time and costs with wastewater pumps

04 October, 2023 | Supplied by: Hydro Innovations

A piggery was experiencing issues with its pump used for its recycling initiatives so it installed a Gorman-Rupp wastewater pump to solve the problem.

Aerofloat constructing new wastewater treatment plant

26 September, 2023 | Supplied by: Aerofloat (Australia) Pty Ltd

Aerofloat has been awarded the contract to design and build a wastewater treatment plant at Incitec Pivot Limited's Gibson Island facilities.

Sydney Water commences Richmond facility upgrades

11 September, 2023

Sydney Water has commenced upgrades worth $185m to its Richmond wastewater network to build resilience and accommodate a growing population.

NSW farmers to benefit from $94m wastewater facility upgrade

22 August, 2023

Two digesters have been installed at the North Head WRRF, which will increase the amount of biosolids that can be reused as agricultural fertiliser by almost double.

'Mussel membrane' for sustainable wastewater treatment

07 August, 2023

A nanoporous membrane, inspired by mussels, could pave the way for more sustainable management of water within a range of industries, including pharmaceuticals.

Western Sydney wastewater plant under construction

03 August, 2023

Construction has begun on Sydney Water's $1.2 billion Upper South Creek Advanced Water Recycled Centre in Western Sydney.

Researchers remove heavy metals from biosolids

03 July, 2023

Engineers in Melbourne have developed a method to remove heavy metals, including copper and zinc, from biosolids.

Queensland abattoir installs Ragazzini hose pump

01 June, 2023 | Supplied by: Hydro Innovations

A Queensland abattoir was seeking a solution for its DAF tank sludge and scum transfer, having previously used submersible pumps and double diaphragm pumps.

Upgrade underway for SA water treatment plant

09 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 underway

22 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.

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