Yorkshire Water expands AI use against pollution

Yorkshire Water is expanding its use of artificial intelligence (AI) to predict blockages within its sewer network and reduce pollution risks. A successful pilot of a solution co-created by Yorkshire Water, Siemens and The University...

Ice pigging significantly increases flow rates in rising sewers

A case study with SUEZ and Wessex Water Ice Pigging is well established as an effective and low risk method of cleaning drinking water pipes. Not so well-recognised, is the significant benefits it can bring...

IIoT radar sensors save costs at Canal & River Trust

The Canal & River Trust Canal & River Trust are a national not-for-profit organisation who take care of over 2,000 miles of waterways. They ensure that 2,980 bridges, 1,580 locks and 335 aqueducts are open...

Thames Water and HWM deliver ambitious Sewer Depth Monitoring (SDM) installation project, initially deploying...

Every day, more than 15 million people in London and the Thames Valley flush or drain 4.6 billion litres of used water. To cope with this huge demand, Thames Water maintains a complex 68,000-mile...

London’s Changing!

How will you be affected? By Bucher Municipal This year, London was the site of many changes. With the Ultra Low Emission Zone expanding, the new Direct Vision Standard, and an update to the Highway Code,...

Wessex commended for customer service excellence

Wessex Water has once again retained its Customer Service Excellence (CSE) quality mark from the world-leading independent inspectorate SGS. The water company became the first of its kind to achieve this coveted award back in...

Online drinking water analysis

In drinking water plants and beverage bottling companies, determination of disinfection by-products (DBPs) like bromate is crucial due to their carcinogenic properties. The carcinogen bromate (BrO3–) has a recommended concentration limit of 10 μg/L of...

A new approach to modelling asset deterioration

Asset deterioration modelling is an important part of the toolkit for assessing asset health and improving asset performance. Currently used methods are based on quantifying asset health as a failure probability calculated from a...

New portable tank cleaning service for utilities sector

Industrial cleaning and waste management specialist Qualitech has launched a new tank cleaning service for the utilities sector, following an investment in the latest screening and classification technology from wet processing industry experts CDE. CDE’s...

QEII reservoir project on course for completion in 2022

Draining one of London’s largest reservoirs for refurbishment – while maintaining water supply and protecting the ecological balance – has been a huge logistical challenge, spanning nearly 12 months. Thanks to meticulous planning, the...