Engineering News | Water http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/water Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:29:11 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 55 Mℓ/d treatment plant completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-55-md-treatment-plant-completed-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494463 1534416998 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744386_resized_veoliaumgeniwater07181022.jpg RELIABLE SUPPLY The 55 Mℓ/d potable water treatment plant in the iLembe District has been handed over to Umgeni Water 511 287 Rothdene pumpstation upgrade allows municipality to accommodate growth in area http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rothdene-pumpstation-upgrade-allows-municipality-to-accommodate-growth-in-area-2018-08-16 Creamer Media Reporter Water Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:05:00 +0200 492995 1534407790 1534406700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747301_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75632_2018-08-17_rer501-rothdene-hdweb_cg.mp448938994Rothdene pumpstation upgrade allows municipality to accommodate growth in area Rothdene pumpstation upgrade allows municipality to accommodate growth in area Iceberg water could be cheaper than desalination http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iceberg-water-could-be-cheaper-than-desalination-2018-08-16 News24Wire WATER Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:11:00 +0200 495833 1534403580 1534403460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Municipalities owed R139bn for services – Cogta http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalities-owed-r139bn-for-services-cogta-2018-08-15 News24Wire MUNICIPAL DEBT Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:50:00 +0200 495694 1534316708 1534315800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Low rainfall hampering dam level recovery - City of Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-rainfall-hampering-dam-level-recovery---city-of-cape-town-2018-08-14 African News Agency WATER Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:46:00 +0200 495549 1534230309 1534229160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Water dept to prioritise SRSS as part of improving state of Vaal river http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dws-to-prioritise-srss-as-part-of-improving-state-of-vaal-river-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi WATER & SANITATION Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:01:00 +0200 495445 1534171961 1534154460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746497_resized_waterandsanitationministergugilenkwinti0518dylan1022.jpg Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti 511 287 Government considering ban on microbeads after Gauteng drinking water is found to be contaminated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-considering-ban-on-microbeads-after-gauteng-drinking-water-is-found-to-be-contaminated-2018-08-10 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:38:00 +0200 495265 1533883188 1533883080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Irrigation system reduces water use in orchards by 70% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irrigation-system-reduces-water-use-in-orchards-by-70-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Water Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493298 1534156659 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743078_resized_treehog07181022jpg.jpeg WATER CONSERVATION The Tree Hog can reduce water consumption by up to 70% 511 287 Omron focusing on aiding farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omron-focusing-on-aiding-farmers-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Water Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493815 1534156701 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Clanwilliam dam wall raising resumes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clanwilliam-dam-wall-raising-resumes-2018-08-06 Natasha Odendaal WATER Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:32:00 +0200 494957 1533566290 1533565920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Two Eastern Cape towns to start 'water shedding' as dam empties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-eastern-cape-towns-to-start-water-shedding-as-dam-empties-2018-08-06 News24Wire WATER Mon, 06 Aug 2018 08:28:00 +0200 494853 1533537523 1533536880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Water Research Commission to investigate tow-an-iceberg proposal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-research-commission-to-investigate-tow-an-iceberg-proposal-2018-08-01 News24Wire WATER Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:42:00 +0200 494404 1533105891 1533105720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Impact of microplastics in Gauteng, North West water unknown – Rand Water http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/impact-of-microplastics-in-gauteng-north-west-water-unknown-rand-water-2018-07-27 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:42:00 +0200 493988 1532673835 1532673720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Drinking water contaminated with micro plastic pollution in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drinking-water-contaminated-with-micro-plastic-pollution-in-gauteng-2018-07-25 News24Wire WATER Wed, 25 Jul 2018 12:03:00 +0200 493640 1532513540 1532512980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 USAID launches water project to benefit Southern African communities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/usaid-launches-water-project-to-benefit-southern-african-communities-2018-07-25 Anine Kilian WATER Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:22:00 +0200 493612 1532508889 1532506920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742539_resized_watertap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Rwanda signs $300m in loan deals with China, India http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-signs-300m-in-loan-deals-with-china-india-2018-07-24 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:59:00 +0200 493474 1532426060 1532422740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 As crops dry, Malawi turns to solar irrigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/as-crops-dry-malawi-turns-to-solar-irrigation-2018-07-23 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 23 Jul 2018 14:25:00 +0200 493370 1532350721 1532348700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 High-level meeting to be held to decide on easing of Cape Town water restrictions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-level-meeting-to-be-held-to-decide-on-easing-of-cape-town-water-restrictions-2018-07-20 News24Wire Water Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:05:00 +0200 493148 1532067947 1532066700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741381_resized_watertap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Community project receives Saice honours http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/community-based-water-and-sanitation-project-receives-saice-award-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491561 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737883_resized_boschprojectssaice06181022.jpg COMMUNITY PROJECT The Bosch Projects team worked closely with the eThekwini municipality to secure the supply of potable water and a basic sanitation service in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 New zero-discharge chemical production facility opens in Pomona http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-zero-discharge-veolia-chemical-production-facility-opens-in-pomona-2018-07-20 Schalk Burger Water Treatment Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492239 1531809819 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739260_resized_veoliapomonamobilewatertreatmenttruck07181022.jpg MOBILE WATER TREATMENT PLANT The 4x4 mobile water treatment plant purifies water from any available source for remote communities 511 287 Growthpoint takes first Cape Town commercial property off the water grid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growthpoint-takes-first-cape-town-commercial-property-off-the-water-grid-2018-07-19 Natasha Odendaal WATER Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:13:00 +0200 493131 1532011625 1532009580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Revolutionary solar-power desalination plant could provide cheaper option, but it needs space http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revolutionary-solar-power-desalination-plant-could-provide-cheaper-option-but-it-needs-space-2018-07-18 News24Wire Water Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:52:00 +0200 492883 1531914895 1531914720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740728_resized_watertap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Life After Coal campaign demands IRP take water costs into account http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/life-after-coal-campaign-demands-irp-take-water-costs-into-account-2018-07-17 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:56:00 +0200 492763 1531807150 1531752960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Multimillion-rand French funding deal for drought-stricken Western Cape still needs ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multimillion-rand-french-funding-deal-for-drought-stricken-western-cape-still-needs-environmental-approval-2018-07-16 News24Wire WATER Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:53:00 +0200 492725 1531738543 1531738380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Ministers reiterate commitment to implementation of LHWP Phase 2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ministers-sanction-implementation-of-lhwp-phase-2-2018-07-16 Simone Liedtke WATER Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:48:00 +0200 492703 1531735111 1531734480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company to expand channel blowers range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-set-to-expand-channel-blowers-range-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Water Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491296 1531206494 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736861_resized_compressorscrelec07181022.jpg BLOWING AWAY COMPETITION Side-channel blowers across the range will maximise offerings 511 287 Western Cape edges closer to an end to the drought as dam levels continue to rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-edges-closer-to-an-end-to-the-drought-as-dam-levels-continue-to-rise-2018-07-12 News24Wire Water Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:12:00 +0200 492481 1531402044 1531390320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739841_resized_capetowntablemountaingrandeparadewesterncape1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Nkwinti off to see Lesotho Highlands Water Project progress http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nkwinti-off-to-see-lesotho-highlands-water-project-progress-2018-07-12 African News Agency WATER Thu, 12 Jul 2018 08:45:00 +0200 492408 1531378070 1531377900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739658_resized_gugilenkwintidwsnestlezerowateropening0618dylan1022.jpg Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti 511 287 Lucky Star operations in Western Cape get two desalination plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lucky-star-operations-in-western-cape-get-two-desalination-plants-2018-07-11 Schalk Burger DESALINATION Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:14:00 +0200 492378 1531380413 1531314840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739683_resized_improchemluckystardesalination07181022.jpg ImproChem engineered solutions executive director Sepadi Mohlabeng, ImproChem MD Graham Sanders, Oceana chairperson Mustaq Brey and Saldanha Bay acting mayor Elize Steyn 511 287 DWS notes concerns about War on Leaks programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dws-notes-concerns-about-war-on-leaks-programme-2018-07-10 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:39:00 +0200 492188 1531209501 1531208340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739189_resized_waterandsanitationministergugilenkwinti0518dylan1022.jpg Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti 511 287 Climate change not the only reason for water shortages – Muller http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-change-not-the-only-reason-for-water-shortages-muller-2018-07-09 Natasha Odendaal WATER Mon, 09 Jul 2018 16:37:00 +0200 492148 1531147490 1531147020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ethiopia needs $7.5bn to finish megaprojects – PM http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-needs-75bn-to-finish-megaprojects-pm-2018-07-06 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:41:00 +0200 492018 1530884802 1530884460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Installation of water metering system complete http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-water-metering-systems-installation-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:01:00 +0200 490410 1530541316 1530828060 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734811_resized_boschmunitechmeteringsystem06181022.jpg COMPLIANT The Krohne Waterflux electromagnetic flow meter is a low maintenance water meter which meets stringent potable water standards designed for bidirectional flow measurement 511 287 Cheap valve imports taking over the local market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cheap-valve-imports-taking-over-the-local-market-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490263 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technology provides digital water solution for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-provides-digital-water-solution-for-africa-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490428 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734832_resized_sewageeffluentifatprovided1022.jpg GOING DIGITAL Siemens shows how digitalisation of water management processes is creating impressive new possibilities to increase efficiency and reduce costs 511 287 New tech, investments can reduce water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-investments-can-reduce-water-crisis-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490276 1530782551 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735042_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg3047251601180620171022.jpg COLLABORATIVE MANAGEMENT South Africa is depending on a complex and technically challenging bulk-water supply which requires a high level of expertise and coordination 511 287 Low maintenance treatment plants supplied to hospital http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hospital-supplied-with-low-maintenance-plants-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Water Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490405 1530782603 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734786_resized_veolabambisanawaterengineering06181022jpg.jpg WATER SOLUTION Veolia's packaged water treatment plants provide potable water to Bambisana Hospital and treats its sewage water 511 287