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 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.
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: