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EnviroTower Wins Contract For Cooling Tower Water Treatment Pilot Project

Saturday, 31 July 2010 >> 
EnviroTower, a company that develops cooling tower water treatment systems, has signed contracts worth $1.7m with six Ontario School Boards under the Green Schools Pilot Initiative to demonstrate the application of its patented technology for cooling water treatment.

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Carnegie Secures NCED Funding For Desalination Project

Saturday, 31 July 2010 >> 
Carnegie Wave Energy has secured funding from the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination (NCED) for its project, called 'Application of CETO Wave Energy Technology to the Direct Desalination of Seawater'.

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Veolia Water Secures Water Treatment Contract For Petrobras P63 Project

Tuesday, 3 August 2010 >> 
Veolia Water, a company that provides water and wastewater services, through its subsidiary Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies (VWS), has secured a EUR30m contract for the water treatment package of the Petrobras Papa Terra P63 project (offshore oil production) in the Campos Basin, offshore Brazil.

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IVRCL Completes Sea water Desalination Plant In Minjur, Chennai

Tuesday, 3 August 2010 >> 
IVRCL has completed work on a sea water desalination plant at Minjur, near Chennai in India. Located at a 60 acre plot at Kattupalli Village, Ponneri Taluk, the desalination plant will have the capacity to supply 100 million liters of potable water per day.

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Layne Christensen Buys Intevras Technologies For $5.5m

Tuesday, 3 August 2010 >> 
Layne Christensen Company, a provider of products and services for the water, mineral, construction and energy markets, has acquired Intevras Technologies, a privately held holding company of Industrial Water Treatment Processes, for a consideration of $5.5m plus future incentives.

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Town of North Providence To Pay Penalty For Sewer Overflow

Tuesday, 3 August 2010 >> 
The Town of North Providence, Rhode Island (RI), has agreed to pay a penalty of $15,000 and spend an additional $86,000 on the installation of a municipal sewer line and to replace faulty private sewers in the Warren Street neighbourhood, under the terms of the settlement with EPA.

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US EPA Fines 10 Wastewater Treatment Plants For Clean Water Act Violations

Tuesday, 3 August 2010 >> 
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has charged ten publicly owned wastewater treatment plants (POTWs) operated by nine municipalities in Pennsylvania with the allegation of violating the Clean Water Act.

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APTwater Uses Autodesk Software In Water Treatment Process

Tuesday, 3 August 2010 >> 
APTwater, a California-based water treatment technologies developer, is using software from Autodesk, to design its HiPOx and PulseOx reactors that use oxidation processes to remove compounds and pollutants from water, thereby increasing water quality and reusability.

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Lola, Kansas Receives $768,000 US EPA Grant For Sewer Project

Thursday, 5 August 2010 >> 
Lola, Kansas has received $768,000 grant from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for making improvements to its sewer system.

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AWT Wins $7.5m Contract For Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade

Thursday, 5 August 2010 >> 
Rotorua District Council (RDC) has appointed AWT New Zealand, an environmental and process engineering company, to develop the engineering design for the $7.5m upgrade of the city’s wastewater treatment plant.

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ItN Nanovation Signs Filter Deal With Ecologia For Wastewater Treatment Plants

Thursday, 5 August 2010 >> 
ItN Nanovation has signed a cooperation agreement with Ecologia Soluzione Ambiente (ESA), a builder of wastewater treatment facilities in Italy, for the use of CFM Systems ceramic flat filter membrane technology in the construction of future wastewater treatment facilities by ESA.

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