Downhole camera puts the focus on borehole investigation in Nepal

Innovative project helps tackle contamination and shares expertise with local teams In Lahan, a fast-growing town in south-eastern Nepal, less than half of the 98,000-strong population have access to piped water. Started in 2017, a unique...

UK Flowtechnik partner with GPI to distribute revolutionary new Ultrasonic Flowmeter to the UK...

FLOMEC® QS200 Insertion Ultrasonic Flowmeter measures flow instead of sensing it UK Flowtechnik are excited to announce that they will become the leading UK distributor for the FLOMEC QS200 insertion ultrasonic flowmeter, designed and manufactured...

Process sensors from ifm electronic

The new generation of PN sensors from ifm electronic combines the tried-and-tested strengths with a considerably increased user-friendliness and robustness. After over 20 years of successful ifm pressure sensor history, the new generation of PN...

Valeport launches new Environmental range

Leading designer and manufacturer of hydrographic and oceanographic instruments, Valeport, who celebrates 50 years serving the underwater community in 2019, has launched a new Enviromental range of optical sensors. Hyperion Turbidity, the first turbidity sensor...

Revolutionary technology delivers major leak reduction

A joint Primayer - Anglian Water project has seen leakage reduction of 1.4 million litres of water per day in targeted areas. Primayer’s managing director Roger Ironmonger explains how new technology and close collaboration...

21st century solutions for 19th century networks

The demands on our existing waste water networks are many and varied. Population growth, for example, is rapidly forcing the expansion of urban areas in order to meet the demand for new housing. This...

Money down the drain: The high cost of poor flow

Measurement In Activated Sludge Treatment By Jim DeLee Fluid Components International (FCI) In wastewater treatment systems relying on the activated sludge process, diffused air is the most common method of aeration. Blowers push compressed air through a...

Smartphone parameterisation and cable protection for level probes

A new smartphone app, coupled with tried-and-tested cable glands, helps overcome problems when taking hydrostatic filling-level measurements. Filling tanks to a constant level is a broad field: Tanks can have different sizes, shapes and structures...

Big data supporting future catchment management planning

This spring and summer has seen extremes of weather persisting across much of the UK, with torrential rain followed by prolonged dry periods and unusually high temperatures. So it is a poignant time to...

The journey to professional qualifications

Obtaining a professional registration (Chartered, Incorporated or Technician) used to be seen as an absolute requirement to work in the water sector. However in recent years the proportion of staff with a formal professional...