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Quality of UK water environment continues to rise

New reports published by the Environment Agency show that pollution incidents from water companies are falling while the quality of the water environment continues to rise. Read more


Hydro-Brake® software upgrade makes it easy to design for optimum flood prevention

Hydro International’s online flow control design software has been upgraded to make it easier than ever for engineers to optimise their designs and achieve the best-possible flow attenuation for both Read more


The resilience challenge – a gateway to exceptional service

In an Expert Focus article for Waterbriefing, Brendan McAndrew, Principal Consultant and technical lead at MWH (now part of Stantec), discusses how water companies can ensure their services are resilient Read more


Yorks Water gets go-ahead for £72m Leeds AD sludge treatment plant

A £72 million state-of the-art sludge treatment and anaerobic digestion facility at Yorkshire Water’s Knostrop works in Leeds has been given the Read more


Data-driven water cos will see major gains in asset management, customer management and regulatory performance

Iain Stewart, Principal Utilities Expert EMEA, Teradata discusses why water companies need to become truly data-driven in order to see major gains in asset management, customer management and regulatory performance. Read more


Anglian Water: £100m IT alliance model with Atos, Capgemini and Cognizant is industry first

Anglian Water has formed an industry-leading IT alliance worth £100 million over the eight year term. Read more

Latest News...

A new study released by the European Commission today shows that green bonds have enjoyed extraordinary growth, since they were first issued in 2007, with the UK and France the biggest issuers in Europe.

NRW ystrad-mynach-beforeSpecialists from Natural Resources Wales (NRW) are taking a new, innovative approach to flood maintenance work on the River Rhymney which is benefiting both people and wildlife.

In an Expert Focus article for Waterbriefing, Jeremy Jones, Associate Director, Technical Authority for Storm Water Management and Planning, Atkins discusses whether storm water management and planning can provide the answer to preventing flooding in the UK.

Capital expenditure at Yorkshire Water increased by 78.2% in the six month period to 30 September 2016, rising to £175.5m compared to £98.5m for the same period last year, according to its interim results for the six months ended 30th September 2016.

EEA WATER REPORT TABLEThe quality of drinking water and bathing water, and the effectiveness of waste water treatment across the European Union continues to improve - but challenges remain, according to a new European Environment Agency (EEA) report published today.

Sutton & East Surrey Water is addressing its “disappointing performance on the Service Incentive Mechanism” which remains "our biggest single challenge", according to a statement by Chairman Jeremy Pelczer released on the company's progress to accompany the publication of its interim results for the six months ended 30 September 2016.

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  • Bosker to market J+A in the Netherlands

    JACOPA BOSKERJacopa’s long-standing close relationship with Machinefabriek Bosker en Zonen BV (Bosker) has been further strengthened with a landmark agreement for Bosker to represent Jacopa’s premier Jones + Attwood product line in the Netherlands.

  • Finance Director draws crowds at World Congress

    JACOPA - Pete SargentJacopa finance director Peter Sargent made an impressive presentation to an attentive audience at the IFS World Conference in Gothenburg recently, with an authoritative overview of the rollout of the Company’s highly successful enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.

  • Transformation to be key theme at Utility Week Live 2017

    utilityweeklive 2017Faversham House has announced that transformation will be the headline theme at Utility Week Live 2017,the UK’s only exhibition dedicated to gas, electricity and water, connecting Britain’s utilities to their suppliers, contractors and partners.

  • Hydro demolition process is engineers’ preferred choice for concrete removal

    AMMLEE GROUP LOGOSpecialist industrial cleaning and hydro demolition services provider Ammlee Group International says that hydro demolition is now increasingly recognised by civil engineers, structural engineers and consultants as the safest, most effective, vibration-free method of concrete removal.

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