International Water Association

Why chemical treatment is a no-brainer

Phosphorus is the key nutrient causing eutrophication in our lakes and rivers, so it’s vitally important that it is removed from wastewater as efficiently...

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...

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Fouling and scaling in seawater reverse osmosis desalination

Desalination of seawater with reverse osmosis has grown rapidly. Sergio Salinas looks at tools to address the ongoing challenge of membrane fouling.   Water use has...

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Banks provide update on SDG contributions

The first joint report on the contributions of the 11 multilateral development banks (MDBs) to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has been released, emphasising...