£6.5 million flood defence scheme in Stoke-on-Trent to commence in March

The Environment Agency is to start work in March 2022 on a £6.5 million flood risk management scheme in Stoke-on-Trent. The scheme is designed to...

HRS heat exchangers helps Nutripeople combat hunger and food waste crisis

While a third of the world’s food is wasted, one in nine people do not have enough to eat. Thanks to support and equipment...

Naylor women receive national recognition

Barnsley based Naylor Industries were shortlisted in the 2021 Corporate category and the Naylor delegation at the awards ceremony were delighted to be “highly...

Binnies and iVapps partnership to support digitalisation of water networks

An exciting new service offering that combines Binnies’ strategic asset management, leakage and digital expertise with iVapps’ industry-leading, self-powered digital portal It is often acknowledged...

Ofwat PR14 review highlights performance improvements but little or no progress on leakage or river improvements

In a paper published January 13 on the impact the 2014 price review (PR14) had on the sector during 2015-20, Ofwat suggest that prices...

Poor water quality in rivers a result of chronic underinvestment, says Government Report

A report published by the Environmental Audit Committee suggests the 'Chemical cocktail' of sewage, slurry and plastic polluting rivers in England is putting at...

Hillhead 2022 – Back to business

Registration to attend Hillhead 2022 is now live, so visit and celebrate 40 years of the iconic quarrying, construction, and recycling exhibition. The 2022 event...

First self-monitoring for Ultrasonic Flow Measurement

The measurement technology manufacturer Nivus is now equipping the NivuFlow 750 flow measurement system with self-monitoring intelligence. Measurement place operators benefit from higher operational...

7 Reasons for Pump Stator Failure

Pump Stators are vital for pump efficiency within Progressing Cavity Pumps, with a stator failure being potentially disastrous. Typically manufactured in a variety of...

Naylor CEO at the palace

Barnsley based Naylor Clayware won a Queen’s Award for International Trade recently, and Naylor CEO Edward Naylor attended the recent winners’ reception which was...

Rotork appoint new CEO

Rotork has announced that Kiet Huynh (pronounced ‘Gig Win’), previously MD of their Water & Power and Chemical, Process and Industrial divisions, has agreed...

Utilities industry business investment falls for second quarter running

Business investment in the utilities industry fell for a second consecutive quarter in Q3 2021, according to the latest ONS data, raising the possibility...

Record-breaking year for safe digging in the UK

The UK’s safe digging industry is seeing its best performance to date. LSBUD, the UK’s leading online safe digging resource, welcomed more than 3.4 million...

Energy efficiency is key to disruptive technology

By Matt Hale, International Sales & Marketing Director, HRS Heat Exchangers As the UK Water Partnership points out, the world ‘faces an unprecedented combination of...

Water companies need to go further to cut carbon emissions, says Ofwat

Water companies in England and Wales should go further to reduce emissions from future infrastructure projects, according to expectations set out by the regulator...

Quick thinking solves double leak at Network Rail yard

Network Rail owns, operates and develops Britain’s railway – the 20,000 miles of track, 40,000 bridges, tunnels and viaducts and the thousands of signals,...

Enaqua management buys the company from Grundfos

Ownership of Enaqua is moved to the company’s management team, as they buy all Grundfos’ shares. Grundfos and Enaqua management have announced the parties have...

Spanish Tannery waste issues solved by ZLD

Zero liquid discharge (ZLD) is a waste management technique which transforms liquid waste streams from industrial plants into clean water, which can be reused...

All change with StormForce at Hatfield Station

Hatfield Station is one of the busiest commuter hubs in the UK. With two regular services an hour into the capital each day and...

Selwood moves to new larger pumping solutions centre in Glasgow and announces recruitment drive as it grows its Scottish operation

Pumping solutions specialist Selwood has opened a new multi-million-pound centre in Wishaw, Glasgow, as it continues to grow its operations across Scotland. The company, the...

Monitoring data can underpin river quality improvements

The UK’s Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) has requested written evidence from Meteor Communications, the specialist provider of remote water quality monitoring systems, as part...

The Changing Climate of Water Conservation

Coinciding with COP26, there was a wide range of projects, public education events and even TV series telling us how to improve our ‘lifestyle’...

New wastewater mixers reduce maintenance and improve health and safety

Following a highly successful upgrade to its wastewater process, Glatfelter, the leading global supplier of engineered materials, has made further investments in mixers made...

British Water Winter Reception to be held at the House of Lords

British Water is delighted to announce their Winter Reception 2022 is back at the iconic House of Lords after having to cancel the 2021...

Artificial Intelligence – The Future of the UK Water Industry

Most process industries, from oil refining through to pharmaceutical manufacturing, have consistent operating conditions: feedstocks are controlled and production is carefully planned. The water...

Adding Value to the Motor Controlled Valve

The electric valve control market faces increasing pressure from commoditization of its products. There are many ways in which an integrated control system actuator...

The Mag Meter Replacer

PR19 final determinations stipulated that during AMP7 England and Wales water companies Outcome Delivery Incentives shall on average reduce Leakage by 16% and Supply...

Steve Vick International assist Gedling Country Park to install an overspill tank

Steve Vick International’s Contract Service team recently gifted their time and resources to assist The Friends of Gedling Country Park, (FGCP) in Nottingham, on...

Look – no pumps! Selwood turns to siphons for major canal project

Using nothing more than pipes, gravity and specialist technical knowledge, Selwood developed an environmentally-friendly siphoning system to assist with crucial works to replace canal...

Significant investment sees manufacturing capacity double

Marsh Industries manufactures a broad portfolio of off-mains drainage products for the domestic, commercial, and agricultural sectors. Providing a new level of manufacturing excellence and...

Water Equipment Show back in Telford in 2022

The Water Equipment Show, presented by The Pump Centre is making a return in 2022 to its original venue in Telford. The Telford International Centre...

Bottling success

Business Stream’s experts helped Coca-Cola progress towards its water-neutral target, delivering water saving expertise to allow maximum efficiency. The Challenge Coca-Cola Enterprises made an ambitious commitment...

Cornwall Manufacturers Group Award for ELIQUO HYDROK

ELIQUO HYDROK were one of the shortlisted finalists in the Large Manufacturer of the Year category and were judged by the judging panel to...

Marsh Industries joins the Made in Britain initiative

Managing Director, Steve Boyer, comments: “We are a proud British company, and we are delighted to receive accreditation as a member of Made in...

Changes at the top for Steve Vick International

Steve Vick International are pleased to announce the promotion of Caspar Vick to Director of Contract Services. Caspar, one of Steve Vick’s sons, brings with...

Smart Water Systems Event taking place in London

SMi Group announces their 11th annual Smart Water Systems conference will be returning to London on the 4th 5th April. The aim of the conference...

No-Dig Live back at East of England Showground in September

Westrade has announced the launch of No-Dig Live 2022 which will take place between the 13th and 15th September at the East of England...

Steve Vick International Celebrate 40 Year Anniversary

During the past 40 years Steve Vick International has grown from a fledgling business which started at Steve’s home in Norton St Phillip, to...

Bottrop-based family company SEEPEX joins Ingersoll Rand

Ingersoll Rand acquires SEEPEX to grow its pump technology offering and gain further exposure to high-growth, sustainable end markets such as water, wastewater and...

Saving water at leisure

Saving water is a challenge for most businesses but when you run a leisure centre containing a 25-metre swimming pool, children’s pool, gyms and...

£75,000 raised for good causes in Selwood’s #75for75 challenge

It’s been a year of climbing, canoeing, baking, cycling, and much more – and Selwood were delighted to end 2021 by handing over a...

New Group President for British Plastics Federation

Steve Richmond is the new British Plastics Federation Pipes Group President, taking over from Richard Hill in January 2022. Steve is Head of Marketing and...

New appointment reinforces Marsh Industries’ commitment to industry excellence and product innovation

Marsh Industries, a leading manufacturer of off-mains drainage products, is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Tom Stephenson (FREng, CEng, FIChemE, FHEA) of...

Helping to manage Britain’s wetter weather

With the United Nation’s Climate Change Conference (COP 26) closing recently in Glasgow, the publication of the Royal Meteorological Society’s State of the Climate...

OTT HydroMet invests in UK growth

As the world is seeking new ways to fight climate change and develop mitigation strategies for severe weather, OTT HydroMet’s UK business has invested...

WWEM to take place October 2022

WWEM, the Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring Conference and Exhibition will take place on October 12th & 13th in 2022. The 9th in the Series of...

Adler and Allan acquire drainage experts Jet Aire Services

Jet Aire Services is a leading UK drainage service provider in the North of England with over 170 employees and a broad range of...

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