International Water Association

XXL pipes for new city district in Monaco

AGRU Kunststofftechnik’s XXL pipes are being installed to support an unusual urban development in Monaco, which will see the crowded country expand into the...

Egg-shaped GRP pipes for major sewer rehab in Bucharest

Bucharest’s sewer system is between 25 and 100 years old, and a decision was made to renovate it step by step to increase its...

Innovative drinking water quality monitoring with the pipe::scan

Drinking water regulation can be improved by moving away from fixed, regular laboratory sampling to a risk assessment-based adaptation of sampling planning. The former approach...

Seeing beyond the price tag with Value-Based Purchasing

The job of a public procurer is to get the best value possible for taxpayers’ money. More and more that means considering a much...
Amiblu CEO Pierre Sommereijns

We have to be smart when renewing our water networks

Pierre Sommereijns, CEO of GRP pipe producer Amiblu, talks about future challenges and renovation options for pipe networks.   Why is the European water network in...

Containerised industrial effluent solution for UAE

Spanish supplier Toro Equipment has announced the commissioning of a wastewater treatment plant provided to treat industrial effluent in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The 300m3/day...

How the Australian water industry is transforming the world from down-under

For seven years straight, Melbourne has proudly worn the world’s most liveable city crown. Sure, that crown might have been knocked off by Vienna,...

Global Leakage Summit returns for its 10th year in June 2019

The 10th Global Leakage Summit 25-26 June, 2019 - London www.global-leakage-summit.com The Global Leakage Summit returns for its 10th year in June 2019 to feature the most...

From steel to the chip – intelligent systems as a digital intersection

For many years, automation technology, software and IT communication have formed the basis of modern equipment in the field of municipal supply and disposal...

Evaluating field-testing options for nutrients in rivers

Aside from having to deal with weather, mud, and the occasional slippery rock, there are key issues relating to sample quality that can make...

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Utility guidelines for the COVID-19 pandemic

The International Water Association’s COVID-19 Task Force has prepared key guidelines to support water utility planning in the COVID-19 pandemic. Here we present a...

NEWS

Global warning on biodiversity

The fifth edition of the UN’s Global Biodiversity Outlook report, published by the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), warns that action on biodiversity is...