/ Category / Water

Natural bayou better when floods threaten Houston

March 12, 2020 - in Erosion control, News, Water

Buffalo Bayou. (Credit: Andrew Juan/Rice University)    HOUSTON – One bayou meanders toward downtown Houston. The other runs in parallel to the south, much of it through a concrete channel. Which is better at preventing floods? Researchers at Rice…

Video: Sea Of Opportunity Trailer

March 9, 2020 - in Video, Wastewater, Water

This is a film produced by the BONUS RETURN project, highlighting solutions for recovering and reusing nutrients in wastewater and agriculture. The 18-minute…

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…

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 2015, the United Nations (U.N.) set 17 sustainable development goals aimed at ending poverty, protecting…

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 of Federal Signal Corporation and the industry-leading brand of sewer cleaning equipment, is launching a…

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…