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Mar 3, 2021
GF Piping Systems launches NeoFlow pressure regulating valve
Water/Wastewater News
Feb 24, 2021
Valves
T-T Pumps has won a tender to work on one of the largest flood protection schemes undertaken in the UK. The £12 million (€14 million) project in Arbroath needed professional and efficient supply of essential components. The UK-based company was chosen based on its expertise, supply efficiency and its understanding of the valve technology that was needed for the work. One... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Feb 23, 2021
Valves
The demands of the hydro and dam industries can take its toll on valves not up to the job of using the power of moving waters to generate electricity. Val-Matic has a number of quarter-turn and check valves that can meet these demanding conditions. Quarter-Turn valves such as QuadroSphere Ball Valves, Ener•G Ball Valves and American-BFV Butterfly Valves are available... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Feb 17, 2021
Valves
Dubai International airport was hit by several days of unprecedented heavy rain fall that overwhelmed the airports storm water management system a year ago. Engineers have since been working to upgrade the storm water management system to reduce the likelihood of future disruption during heavy rainfall events. Cheshire-based T-T Flow secured the contract to supply... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Jan 5, 2021
Valves
AY McDonald has acquired Val-Matic Valve Corporation. Val-Matic Valve, based in Elmhurst, Illinois, was founded in 1966 by Andrew Nuter and is a manufacturer of 14 valve product lines for the water and wastewater, industrial, commercial building construction and plumbing industries. The company has an additional manufacturing facility in Addison, Illinois. John Ballun,... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Nov 25, 2020
Valves
Thames Water has brought in optimisation experts Riventa to test the performance of 90 aeration system blowers across 10 of its sewage treatment works (STW). This is part of the water company’s commitment to continually improve its energy performance. From Beckton, the largest STW in Europe, where 26 blowers will undergo extensive monitoring, to the Blackbirds STW,... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Nov 18, 2020
Valves
Control valve specialists Warren Controls has customised a three-way diverting control valve used in a critical absorption chiller application. The work at a marine air base in the southern California desert resulted in long service life, improved chiller performance and reduced downtime. In service for 16 years, the valve is now being returned to Warren Controls for... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Nov 17, 2020
Valves
The planned refurbishment of an effluent treatment plant on the Atlantic coast was required whilst maintaining full operation. However, difficulties were realised at the planning stage, as three critical isolating valves had non-standard face to face dimensions and required to be resistance to the salt laden air. The first consideration was to replace the adjacent pipe... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Oct 19, 2020
Valves
METRUS has been celebrating its golden anniversary this year. The company was founded by Lothar Seer in 1970 as LS-Mechanic and has produced more than 2,000 valve test benches, serving customers in over 80 countries. While working as an employee of Sempell, engineer Seer was in charge of developing test benches for the valve manufacturers’ production. Inspired by... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Oct 15, 2020
Valves
Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has opened a new application and innovation centre in Denmark. The centre, in Kolding, will reinforce the company’s technology leadership within hygienic fluid handling. Investing in the new 1,600sq m centre supports Alfa Laval’s strategic focus of accelerating product innovation... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Sep 28, 2020
Valves
Northumbrian Water Limited (NWL) operates in the north-east of England, supplying 650 million litres of water daily to people and businesses in the counties of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Durham and parts of North Yorkshire. To tame pressure in a demanding district metering area that was exhibiting high demand at peak usage periods during the day, falling to minimal... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Jun 19, 2020
Valves
New analysis shows major energy and cost savings potential from installing Power Drive Systems (PDS) on commercial pumps, fans, compressors and other motor-driven products, regardless of load variability. The new research, led by the National Electric Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), shows a 43% drop in energy use when... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 28, 2020
Valves
Yorkshire Water has announced Ward and Burke as its main partner for the new Withernsea wastewater treatment works. The UK partnership is part of a £26 million (€29 million) scheme to move the existing works further inland due to coastal erosion, which has reduced the distance to the sea from 168m in 1991 to just 40m. The new wastewater treatment works will be... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 26, 2020
Valves
Residents in the Smolyan region in southern Bulgaria will benefit from access to improved water and wastewater services thanks to European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) investment combined with EU funds. The EBRD is providing a loan of up to €5.8 million to the Smolyan Water Supply and Sanitation Company. The financing comprises €3.1 million from... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 1, 2020
Valves
Borger has created a new partnership with long-established engineering business Panks. This partnership concerns the sales, repair and installation of Borger pumps, macerators, separators and feed technology. Panks, established 1842, will cover all of East Anglia for Borger, with whom they have already established a close working relationship after many years of successful... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Apr 28, 2020
Valves
FLI CAP Technology, a company that designs and delivers a comprehensive range of process technologies for wastewater treatment, is introducing a range of Landia pumps and mixers for the upgrade of a food factory’s effluent plant. Two balance tanks (1500m3 and 1800m3) will be served by 11kW external Landia AirJets, which are powered by the same Chopper Pump design that... [Read More]


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