Industry News

Xylem Wins Contract for Indian Installation

Xylem Inc. has been awarded a contract to work with Essar Projects (India) Limited to install its Sanitaire ICEAS biological treatment system in a wastewater treatment plant in Jamnagar, in the Indian state of Gujarat. Xylem will be responsible for the new installation, as well as for providing ongoing service and maintenance for the 70-million-Lpd-capacity wastewater treatment plant for the Jamnagar Municipal Corporation.

Xylem Awarded Contract for Wastewater Treatment Plant in Brazil

Xylem Inc. has been awarded a contract to supply treatment technology and systems for a new wastewater treatment plant in Brazil that will serve 60,000 people. Construction is currently underway with Xylem providing its Sanitaire brand ICEAS biological technology to treat wastewater in the city of Campo Grande in the Mato Grosso state of Brazil.

Study Shows Reduction in Energy Use Through More Efficient Aeration System

​Xylem Inc. has released the results of a full-scale study showing a 65% reduction in energy consumption at a municipal wastewater treatment plant in Sweden when more efficient equipment and improved systems were incorporated. The results of the study indicate a four-year payback, with the new system decreasing the total energy consumption of the entire plant by 13%.

ITT Wins Contract for Wastewater Treatment Works Extension in Doha, Qatar

Contract covers the design and supply of an additional eight of ITT’s Sanitaire sequence batch reactorsITT Corp. announced it has been awarded a $32 million contract by Larsen & Toubro (L&T) for the Phase II extension of Qatar's Doha South Sewage Treatment Works. The contract covers the design and supply of an additional eight of ITT's Sanitaire sequence batch reactors (SBRs), which will increase the wastewater treatment capacity of the Doha South plant by 92 million liters per day.