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Aquabio wins Water Reuse Europe Innovation Award - 23/10/2017
  Photo caption : Aquabio Ltd is announced as the WRE award winner at the WRE conference in Bruges.  From l to r : Paul Jeffrey, Chairman, Water Reuse Europe and Dan Brothwell, Development and Operations Manager, Aquabio Ltd.   The award recognises Aquabio’s water reuse solution at ...... Read More
Campden BRI to help lead research into English wines - 19/10/2017
The group will encourage, assist and support research projects to improve quality, yield, consistency and sustainability within the wine industry. Geoff commented on his appointment, “I’m honoured to be appointed as head of the research and development group. UK wines have evolved enormously both technically and ...... Read More
New carbonated soft drink factory launches with IC Filling Systems equipment in Quito, Ecuador - 18/10/2017
IC Fillings has recently completed an installation for the start up of a brand new carobonated soft drinks factory in Quito, Ecuador by Sachaendemic Distribudora srl. The building is just being finished as they install the equipment, which includes a 6-6-2 semi automatic rinser filler ...... Read More
Coffee lexicon 2.0 - New Global Flavour Standards for Coffee - 18/10/2017
Coffee's elusive holy grail: A universal language of flavour • Coffee is grown and consumed across hundreds of countries, which together represent an enormous amalgam of unique cultures, cuisines, and languages. The challenge of helping individuals working across that broad landscape of diversity—in roles as different ...... Read More
Uncovering the Mysteries of Un-Malted Cereal Ingredients - 06/10/2017
  Un-malted cereal ingredients have been used in brewing for hundreds, if not thousands, of years, and there is, according to Carl Heron of Crisp Malt, a renewed interest in them. This follows decades of relative indifference among smaller brewers. “This has perhaps been a reaction ...... Read More
Pumping right up for 34 years - 06/10/2017
When Whatley & Co from Pewsey in Wiltshire were called to a lift a borehole pump for a customer who was experiencing problems with their water supply, they checked their records and realised that they had fitted the original Grundfos submersible SP4 pump way back ...... Read More
Spanning the years - 06/10/2017
  The Queensferry Crossing, near Edinburgh, attracted global attention when it opened recently.  With its impressive span of 1.7 miles (2.7km), this is the longest bridge of its type in the world. Many clever engineering techniques were employed during its construction and this structure will overcome ...... Read More
We all need a boost sometimes - 06/10/2017
The water pressure in our homes isn’t always what it should be however, and today the GRUNDFOS SCALA2 delivers the perfect boost.  These WRAS approved units are the perfect choice for residential buildings with up to three floors and 8 tap outlets. Their flexibility makes ...... Read More
Hygiena expands testing portfolio with PCR-based systems to cover the entire contamination detection spectrum - 02/10/2017
 With the extension of its testing product range to include polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based systems, Hygiena now covers the entire spectrum of reliable contamination detection, from sample collection to screening of indicator organisms to specific microbial characterisation. These products are suitable for large and small manufacturers ...... Read More
Water treatment company raises funds for Sustrans, the cycling and walking charity - 02/10/2017
A leading water re-use company has turned kilometres into pounds and donated funds to a charity which encourages people to walk and cycle.   During the first half of 2017, employees from Worcester-based Aquabio notched up an impressive 17,707 kilometres, raising £442.70 for cycling charity Sustrans.   This is ...... Read More

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