Industry News

Vietnam Treatment Plant Upgrade to Include Xylem Ozone Treatment Application

Xylem has been awarded a $1.3 million contract to provide advanced treatment technology to the Saigon Water Corporation’s Tan Hiep Water Treatment Plant 2 in Vietnam’s capital, Ho Chi Minh City. Under the contract, Xylem will design, install and commission an expansion of the existing treatment plant, to include the first ozone treatment application in Vietnam. The upgrade will increase the plant’s productivity, enabling it to produce 300,000 cu m of drinking water per day, benefitting 1.5 million Ho Chi Minh City inhabitants, or 15% of the city’s population.

Xylem Introduces Biologically Active Filtration System

 Xylem Inc. has unveiled a new drinking water treatment solution that removes challenging contaminants, including contaminants of emerging concern (CECs), at ACE 15, the American Water Works Ass.’s annual conference and exposition, taking place at Anaheim, Calif., June 7 to 10. Xylem’s Leopold Oxelia is a multi-barrier solution; an oxidation-enhanced, biologically active filtration system that enables the production of a safe and reliable supply of clear and biologically stable, treated water with no taste or odor issues.

Xylem Opens Office in Vietnam

Xylem Inc., a global water technology company, announced that it has opened a new office in Hanoi, Vietnam, to promote and market its technologies and solutions and support the growth of its Water Solutions business in the southeast Asian state. Xylem’s new presence in the country is part of the company’s long-term strategy to grow business within high-potential emerging markets like Vietnam.