Water Monitoring

New data analytics service optimises water industry meter accuracy

TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory today launches its Data Analytics service to help the water industry improve leakage detection rates and significantly lower operating costs. Regulatory authorities and global environmental pressures are demanding better water management and a reduction in leakage rates. The water industry must therefore improve measurement accuracy …

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By 2030 the water sensor market to be worth over $2bn, forecasts IDTechEx

The WHO said in 2019 that over 70 per cent of the world’s population have access to clean water. Clean water is required by all and is a product that has a direct impact on the consumer. Many companies must meet targets and goals set by their country or industry …

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New industry research project to improve water management

TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory today launches a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to help the water industry increase the accuracy of abstraction and leakage reporting. The accuracy of large diameter flow meters is vital to manage water resources and optimise the water network, yet there is a knowledge gap regarding …

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Raising the standard of iron measurement in water quality analysis

Maintaining water quality standards is essential to the effective operation of many processes, especially in the food and beverage sector. There are numerous parameters that need to be monitored and accuracy as well as repeatability are crucial for operators’ confidence. Bürkert’s compact, modular water quality analysis solution offers an automated …

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ABB supports India’s Koppal district to ease water shortages

In a unique project led by L&T Construction Water & Effluent Treatment IC for the Government of Kartanaka, ABB’s end-to-end solutions will help the local water authority to track, measure and optimise water use in this drought-stricken region of southwest India, as well as pump and distribute clean treated river …

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Meteor Water Quality Services Hub goes live

Growing demand for high resolution, real-time water quality monitoring data has prompted Meteor Communications to invest in a dedicated Water Quality Services Hub near Basingstoke. The new resource has been developed to support the 500+ ESNET monitoring systems that are currently in operation on rivers and at treatment works across …

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Powelectrics telemetry is used for flood and ecosystem protection in rural France

Tournesol Property Care in Charente, western France offer property management services, specialising in expat properties, often second homes or holiday rentals, so that occupants are left stress-free to enjoy their time in this beautiful region. They manage and maintain a former water mill, now a cherished home. The mill still …

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Predicting a crisis before it happens: Sensors in the water network

The UK has recently experienced a heatwave – London, for example, had the longest stretch of hot weather in almost 60 years. With an increase in temperature, there is an increase in demand for tap water. One area which is affected is the South West Water network, with water shortages …

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Testing waste water to find COVID-19

In July 2020, the UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology announced a standardised UK system for detecting coronavirus in wastewater, to provide an early warning of future outbreaks, reducing the reliance of testing large populations. Sewage surveillance is one of the most promising methods to identify hotspots. The virus can be detected …

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