Tuesday, December 6, 2022

ECS upgrades Keadby pumping station for Environment Agency

Following an extensive review of the flood risk management strategy for the Isle of Axholme, the Environment Agency has begun implementing the recommendations of...

POME dome success for biogas digester mixing system in Malaysia

As a growing number of countries move away from lagoon-based systems for the treatment of palm oil mill effluent (POME), pumps and mixers expert...
Horiba UP-100

Continuous pH monitoring with low sample consumption

Instrumentation firm Horiba has introduced the UP-100, a micro-volume in-line pH monitor
Simon Crowther, founder of FPS Environmental, offers a rundown on planning for the possibility of flood.

Mitigating risk

Simon Crowther, founder of FPS Environmental, offers a rundown on planning for the possibility of flood.
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Engineers call on Government to return flood protection funding to pre-2010 levels

THE upcoming Budget presents a crucial opportunity for Government to show its long term commitment to better protecting communities, businesses and infrastructure from extreme...

Cash boost to help septic tank owners clean-up their act

Thousands of people across the North West could be polluting the environment without knowing it – all because they don’t love their septic tanks,...

RO works with tricky waste

Veolia Water Technologies has launched a range of High Recovery Reverse Osmosis (RO) systems for extracting high purity water from industrial, brackish and wastewater...

The grass is greener, but rain is needed to reduce risk for 2019, says...

The National Drought Group (NDG) met on 20 September to assess the latest situation and agree actions needed to reduce the risk of water...

New approach offers single-step treatment for arsenic decontamination

Researchers identify specific catalysts to clean and improve water quality for millions of people A team of researchers from Imperial College London has been working...

Drainage design overcomes urban layout challenges

Buildings in London are designed to absolutely maximise their footprint, which can present a number of design challenges when it comes to delivering key utilities and services, particularly with regards to water management
Geolux radar technology station

Radar boosts flood analysis in Rwanda

Hydrology monitoring expert Geolux has provided technology being used to monitor the flow of mountain rivers in Rwanda - frequently a source of flooding that has in recent years devastated the region.

It’s “an exciting time” for sensors in the water industry, says Alison Fergusson...

Ofwat associate director Alison Fergusson says that it’s “an exciting time” for the roll-out of sensors in the water industry. Sensing technologies are set...

Vision technology measures water quality from space

An international team of researchers has demonstrated a way to assess the quality of water on Earth from space by using satellite technology that...

Water industry “shifting to outcome-based strategy”

The water sector is moving towards an outcome-focused approach to the way it plans and invests in environmental solutions, in the view of Phil...

New SCADA platform claimed to offer verifiable energy savings

Paul Hurst, Director at Products4Automation, a SCADA expert and exclusive distributor of Progea products in the UK, explores Pro Energy.NExT and its benefits to...

EA awards key maintenance contracts

ECS Engineering Services has been awarded a mechanical and electrical maintenance framework service contract by the Environment Agency in the Midlands and Anglian regions....
Firefighter spraying foam

Microbes degrade toughest PFAS

Under anaerobic conditions, common microbial communities can break the ultra-strong carbon-fluorine bond characteristic of these compounds.

Firm secures deal to build radial weir gates for EA refurbishment of Thames structure

ECS Engineering Services has recently secured a deal to supply eight radial weir gates to the Environment Agency (EA) as part of a project...
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Innovation award for leak spotters

A project to pinpoint underground water leaks using aerial surveys has picked up the trophy for the most innovative use of an existing technology...

Taking care of precious assets

TEN small- to medium-sized companies are to carry out feasibility projects to help businesses safeguard future water supplies at home and abroad. The companies have...