Veolia technologies used at the water treatment plant will allow output at the mine to be doubled, satisfying all environmental requirements regarding discharge water.
Downer, Fujitsu and EYEfi have successfully trialled a 'smart drains' solution that has the potential to reduce the risk of flooding due to overflows from stormwater drains.
The report argues that reservoirs, irrigation canals and water treatment plants are not the only water management instruments at our disposal.
Rocla has introduced the First Defense High Capacity (HC) separator for effective stormwater treatment. The TSS capture device has been designed with flexibility in mind and to maximise available site space without compromising the treatment level.
Emerson has introduced the Rosemount 8712EM Wall Mount Magnetic Flow Meter Transmitter with additional protocols, powerful diagnostic capabilities and usability features to help users in the water and wastewater, metals and mining, and other industries gain quick and easy insight into their processes.
Turning on a tap to get a glass of clean and safe water is something that households in the modern cities of Australia and globally have taken for granted for decades.
Melbourne's reinvigorated train stations are receiving praise across the sustainability sector thanks to a range of initiatives saving time, money and the environment.
Dairy company Fonterra is investing in an advanced plant that is set to reduce the amount of groundwater extracted for its Darfield manufacturing site by around 70%.
A wastewater treatment plant in Switzerland implemented a solution to optimise the use and consumption of FeCl3, resulting in a 17% saving on chemicals.
The Warragamba Dam Raising Concept Design will look at increasing the height of the existing dam, allowing it to be used for flood mitigation purposes.
The 2018 Irrigation Australia International Conference & Exhibition will showcase the latest solutions, technologies and knowledge to help irrigators use water sustainably and responsibly.
Australia has secured international support for the establishment of an ISO project committee on water efficiency, helping global consumers choose more water-efficient products.