Natural Capital approaches to Catchment Management

South West Water’s Upstream Thinking programme is an investment in catchment resilience Catchment Management and Natural Capital approaches have been highlighted by OFWAT as absolute requirements within the PR19 investment plans for water and sewage...

Flow and Level Measurement Solutions

In this steadily growing industry, the once simple task of selecting the right instruments for your needs can be an overwhelming process to the beginner. With a vast array of technologies and applications shouldn’t...

Sewer Monitoring: a “data only” approach

Have you ever thought “What happened to the water I used this morning: what journey did it go on? More importantly: if there was a problem on the way, how would anyone know? We are...

Understanding drainage systems: Hydro International’s perspective

Stormwater runoff is regularly managed using some form of flow control and attenuation with the aim of protecting downstream assets and urban areas from flooding during extreme weather events. These flow controls and attenuation...

Katronic flowmeters effective in team approach at airport

When one of Scotland’s busiest airport needed a reliable flow measurement they asked Katronic to provide the instruments. The airport operator was faced with the considerable problem of having a one hundred year old...

Level and flow measurement in EDM. How CSO Monitoring is providing new tools for...

Event Duration Measurement (EDM) in Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) applications has, rightly, become a significant focus for our water operators. Management of pollution under flood conditions is a significant challenge and, with ever more...

Big Data…The Internet of Things…

We hear a lot about them, and increasingly all of our lives are being affected by them. What might they mean for water management? In this article I’m focusing on the drainage networks that we...

Collaboration offers benefits in corporate water sustainability

Corporate water users are looking to underpin their business and sustainability strategies with real-time data and analysis in water risk management and new partnerships and collaborations are expected to emerge to accommodate this change....

British Water seeks case studies for data and analytics library

• Contributions will feed into data and analytics code of practice • Unsolved challenges sought along with successful projects • Data and analytics driving major efficiencies in water British Water’s Data & Analytics Focus Group is calling...

Treating data as a valuable asset to become WISER

Data is changing our world and the way we live and work at an unprecedented pace. It is transforming the way the water industry operates and is becoming increasingly critical. With the massive growth...