U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Selects Screens for New Orleans Pumping Project

Infilco Degremont Inc. has been selected to design and supply Climber Screen mechanical bar screens for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Permanent Canal Closures and Pumps (PCCP) facilities, near Lake Pontchartrain in New Orleans, La.

Australian Desalination Plant Produces First Drinking Water

Australia’s largest desalination plant has produced its first drinking water after an initial performance test, according to bloomberg.com.

According to a statement by Thiess Degremont, production of drinking water that meets the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines will increase in the coming months and the plant, located near Melbourne, will be running at full capacity by the end of the year.

In 2009, Thiess Degremont won a 30-year government contract to build the plant in partnership with Aquashare.

Bluewater Bio, Infilco Degremont to Market Wastewater Treatment Technology

Bluewater Bio Intl., the provider of the high-performance and cost-effective HYBACS wastewater treatment process, is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement with Infilco Degremont Inc. (SUEZ Environnement) to market technology for energy-efficient nutrient removal across North America.

WWEMA Announces 2011 Executive Committee, Board of Directors and Member of the Year

Three new members elected to board of directorsThe members of the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (WWEMA) elected new officers and directors on Nov. 13 at its 102nd annual meeting held in Tucson, Ariz.
The WWEMA 2011 Executive Committee comprises: