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When you have a smartphone but no water

February 20, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

Solar Water ATMs bring relief and a new business model to Sub-Saharan Africa HELSINKI, Finland, February 19, 2020. Access to clean water remains a significant problem in Africa, yet smartphones are widespread throughout the continent today. Introducing mobile…

Engineering for Change and Siemens Launch Design Challenge for Clean Water and Zero Hunger Technology Solutions

February 20, 2020 - in Featured, News, Water

Innovate for Impact: Siemens Design Challenge Applications Open March 4, 2020, World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development   NEW YORK – In…

Vactor® Manufacturing Launches New Ramjet™ Truck-Mounted Water Jetter

February 18, 2020 - in Wastewater, Water

Now with IntuiTouchÒ Controls, Vactor Ramjet Delivers New Level of Simplicity and Productivity   CHICAGO – Vactor® Manufacturing, a subsidiary…

Vactor® Manufacturing Launches Powerful iMPACT™ Combination Sewer Cleaner

February 18, 2020 - in News, Wastewater, Water

Cutting-edge IntuiTouchÒ technology now available on more compact, economical machine for smaller applications     CHICAGO – Vactor Manufacturing, a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation and the industry-leading brand of sewer cleaning equipment,…

Jacobs Awarded PFAS Treatment Testing Support Services Contract with the Orange County Water District

February 3, 2020 - in News, Water

Jacobs is collaborating with the OCWD on the largest pilot program in the U.S. to identify a local treatment remedy for removing PFAS from groundwater DALLAS - Jacobs (NYSE:J) has been selected by the Orange County Water District (OCWD) to provide…

DuPont Water Solutions Launches Breakthrough Dry-Tested Seawater Reverse Osmosis Elements

January 17, 2020 - in News, Technology, Water

With continuous advances in science and innovation, DuPont becomes only supplier in market to offer dry-tested SWRO membranes WILMINGTON, Del. – DuPont Water Solutions, a business unit of DuPont Safety & Construction, will now offer dry-tested seawater…

DuPont Closes Four Clean Water Technology Acquisitions

January 10, 2020 - in Corporate, News, Water

WILMINGTON, Del. – DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced it has completed the 2019 acquisitions of Desalitech, inge GmbH, Memcor®, and OxyMem Limited; adding to its leading portfolio of water purification and separation technologies, including ultrafiltration,…

Scottsdale Firm Saves Millions of Gallons of Water, Setting New Treatment Standard at LA City Hall East

January 6, 2020 - in News, Water

After 18 months of operation at LA City Hall East, a treatment system installed by Dynamic Water Technologies showed more than a 90 percent savings in chemical costs, and a water-use reduction from 5.95 million gallons a year to 4.78 million, a savings of…

DuPont Exercises Option to Acquire OxyMem

December 19, 2019 - in News, Wastewater, Water

WILMINGTON, Del. – DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced it has exercised its option to acquire full ownership of OxyMem Limited, a company that develops and produces Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR) technology for the treatment and purification of municipal…

Highlighting the importance and vulnerability of the world’s water towers

December 10, 2019 - in Water

Mountains and highlands are often referred to as natural “water towers” because they provide lowland communities with essential freshwater for drinking, irrigation, industry, food, and energy production. A new Nature study provides insight into this valuable…