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25 Jun 2014
Research Note

Hitachi Builds Water Presence with Veolia

On 11 June 2014, Hitachi Ltd. announced a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Veolia Water subsidiary OTV to partner on municipal water treatment and sewage, seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalin... »

08 Jun 2014
Research Note

Abengoa Targets Competitive Wastewater Market

On 14 May 2014, Abengoa released its first quarter earnings report in which engineering and construction activity represented 66% of total quarterly revenue, €1,584 million. It has €779 million of... »

18 Apr 2014
Research Note

Suez Acquires Australia Mining Foothold

On 11 April 2014 SITA Australia, a Suez Environnement (60%) and Sembcorp (40%) joint venture, announced the acquisition of specialist mining firm Mining & Industrial Labor Services (M.A.I.L.S). SI... »

14 Apr 2014
Research Note

GreenHunter Navigates U.S. Fracking Market

On 26 March 2014, GreenHunter Water, LLC, a subsidiary of GreenHunter Resources, sold its Dewitt County salt water disposal facility to Clear Water Resource Partners, LLC. The US$3.4 million Eagle For... »

LG Continues Filling Out Water Portfolio

On 14 March 2014, Korea-based LG Chem filed for the acquisition of NanoH2O, an El Segundo, California-based reverse osmosis technology manufacturer. The reported US$200 million acquisition is expected... »

18 Mar 2014
Research Note

Can IDE Stand-out in Competitive LatAm Market?

IDE is expanding its geographic footprint outside of its home market where it has supplied 1.1 million m3/d of desalination capacity- or 61% of its total supplied global capacity. Outside Israel, IDE ... »

06 Mar 2014
Research Note

Agbar, Itochu Strengthen Water Partnership

On 26 February 2014, Spain-based Aguas de Barcelona (Agbar) announced the sale of a 33.4% stake in Canaragua Concesiones S.A. to Itochu Corporation of Japan.... »

25 Feb 2014

Global Desalination: Large-Scale Market Outlook & Forecast Scenarios, 2014-2018

The combination of acute water stress, private sector demand, and government-driven pressures underpins desalination technology's position as a solid water supply option. Catalysts to unlocking growth... »

11 Feb 2014
Research Note

Kubota Goes Vertical With Energy Recovery

In January 2014 Kubota Corporation recommitted its plans to deploy an Energy Recovery Device (ERD) for the desalination market. Complementing its existing pumps and water treatment capabilities, the E... »

05 Feb 2014
Research Note

Texas, A Proving Ground for Direct Potable Reuse

On 27 January 2014, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) began testing reclaimed water in Wichita Falls, Texas. The 23,000 m3/d system is an emergency measure to supplement reservoir s... »

31 Jan 2014
Research Note

Toshiba, Foreign Players Partner for India Water

On 7 January 2014, Toshiba Corporation agreed to acquire a 26% stake in UEM India Private Limited, an environmental services company based in Noida, India that specializes in turnkey water and wastewa... »

13 Jan 2014
Market Insight

Global Membrane Bioreactor Market: An Emerging Competitive Landscape

In-depth report on Global Membrane Bioreactor Market available for online purchase and immediate download.... »

04 Dec 2013
Market Insight

Global Desalination Ownership Leaderboard 2013

Bluefield Research's Global Desalination Ownership Leaderboard 2013 has been developed within the Advanced Water Treatment & Desalination Insight Service that tracks global ownership trends, marke... »

15 Oct 2013
Research Note

Arab Spring Reality Reflected in Water Buildout

On 20 August 2013 Jordan's Cabinet announced it would move ahead with the US$980M Red Sea desalination project. The government intends to float a tender before the end of 2013 to initiate project deve... »

06 Sep 2013
Research Note

SWRO Retrofit Underscores Opportunity for ERD Suppliers

In July 2013, Energy Recovery, Inc. of San Leandro, U.S. announced a contract with Cadagua S.A. of Bilbao, Spain to supply ERI's isobaric PX Pressure Exchangers for Phase I of the retrofit to the Vald... »

14 Jul 2013
Research Note

South Africa Desalination Inches Forward

On 3 July 2013, the South Africa DWA reemphasized its strategy to scale national water conservation and management practices, including desalination and reuse. The newly released National Water Resou... »

21 Jun 2013
Research Note

Mitsui, Japanese Expand Global Water Footprints

In July 2013, Mitsui & Co. acquired a 49% stake in Czech Republic water system operator Severomoravske vodvody a kanalizace Ostrava a.s. (SmVaK). Mitsui's newly established subsidiary, Mit Infrast... »

30 Apr 2013 Market Insight

African Water-Power Interdependence: Market Risks and Opportunities

This full Market Insight is available to Private Water Insight Service clients.... »

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