PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: ITT Night Vision and Imaging

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

ITT and PUB Singapore Mark Key Milestone in Partnership to Enhance Energy Efficient Water and Wastewater Treatment Solutions - ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT), and PUB announced the completion of an Advanced Oxidation Process (AOP) pilot system at Choa Chu Kang Water Works
ITT and PUB Singapore Mark Key Milestone in Partnership to Enhance Energy Efficient Water and Wastewater Treatment Solutions

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Singapore, Singapore, 2011/07/06 - ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT), and PUB announced the completion of an Advanced Oxidation Process (AOP) pilot system at Choa Chu Kang Water Works. NYSE: ITT

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT), a world leader in the transport, testing and treatment of water and wastewater, and PUB, Singapore's national water agency, today announced the completion of an Advanced Oxidation Process (AOP) pilot system at Choa Chu Kang Water Works.

Advanced oxidation processes are highly effective at removing contaminants and micro-pollutants when other standard treatment methods cannot. The research will study the technical effectiveness and economic feasibility of using AOPs for contaminant removal. ITT’s WEDECO MiPRO™ solution is one Advanced Oxidation Process which gives efficient removal performance for micro-pollutants with the combination of ultraviolet (UV) light, ozone and peroxide so as to provide the optimal treatment solution.

This is a key milestone of the memorandum of understanding ITT and PUB signed during Singapore International Water Week in 2010 to establish a formal partnership and collaborate in the areas of energy-efficient pumping and secondary water treatment. Over the next year, both organizations will continue their collaboration through joint research in additional AOP trials. This project is expected to be completed by 2012.

“In the last couple of years, we have built up a vibrant and thriving water research ecosystem in Singapore with more than 20 centers today undertaking projects in various domains,” said Mr. Khoo Teng Chye, PUB chief executive and executive director of the Environment and Water Industry Programme Office, which oversees the growth of the water industry in Singapore. “The partnership with ITT adds to the vibrancy of the R&D landscape in Singapore and we look forward to expanding this collaboration in more areas.”

Through this strategic partnership, ITT and PUB are looking into new advanced treatment technologies to enhance the water quality in Singapore.

"For more than three decades, ITT has been developing the most effective and energy-efficient water treatment systems and technologies in Asia and we will continue this tradition as we spin off from ITT to form an independent water company later this year," said Gretchen McClain, president of ITT Fluid and Motion Control. “We look forward to continuing our collaboration with PUB to enhance water treatment in Singapore and identify water innovations that can be implemented around the world.”

In addition to the existing research staff in Singapore, ITT plans to hire more research and applications engineers to support additional joint projects, and to expand its presence in the region. With more than 80 Singapore-based employees, expanding ITT's research capability in Singapore is a logical extension of the company's decades-long commitment to growth in Southeast Asia. Under the memorandum of understanding signed last year, ITT and PUB agreed to conduct applied research, share knowledge and build joint capabilities that leverage one another's resources. The two organizations believe these joint water handling and treatment capabilities will be key drivers for the development of new technologies and engineering solutions essential for the growth of Singapore and the water industry.

On January 12, 2011, ITT Corporation announced its intention to spin off its water and defense businesses into separate publicly traded companies prior to the end of this year. The new water company, yet to be named, will be a global leading provider of products and technologies for water and wastewater; residential and commercial water and analytical instrumentation.

About PUB Singapore
PUB is a statutory board under the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources. It is the national water agency, managing Singapore's water supply, water catchment and used water in an integrated way. PUB won the 2007 Stockholm Industry Water Award and was named Water Agency of the Year at the 2006 Global Water Awards.

About ITT's Water & Wastewater Business
ITT's Water & Wastewater business is a global provider of water handling and treatment solutions for municipal and industrial customers in more than 140 countries. ITT designs and delivers energy-efficient solutions and related services for water and wastewater transport, biological treatment, filtration and disinfection. The Water and Wastewater group includes the Flygt, Godwin Pumps, Leopold, Sanitaire and Wedeco product brands and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

About ITT Corporation
ITT Corporation (itt.com) is a high-technology engineering and manufacturing company operating on all seven continents in three vital markets: water and fluids management, global defense and security, and motion and flow control. With a heritage of innovation, ITT partners with its customers to deliver extraordinary solutions that create more livable environments, provide protection and safety and connect our world. Headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., the company reported 2010 revenue of $11 billion.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: ITT Night Vision and Imaging

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Manufacturing/Robotics articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


ITT and PUB Singapore Mark Key Milestone in Partnership to Enhance Energy Efficient Water and Wastewater Treatment Solutions

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

ITT Corporation |
Publisher Contact: Andy Hilton - ITT.com 
+46-70-819-6205 andrew.hilton[.]itt.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any ITT Night Vision and Imaging securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Manufacturing/Robotics via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From ITT Night Vision and Imaging / Company Profile


Read Manufacturing/Robotics Most Recent Related Newswires:

DSM Introduces Newest High-temperature PPA, ForTii® Ace, to the Outdoor Power Equipment Market
Safran Signs First Global Framework Agreement on Corporate Social Responsibility with IndustriALL Global Union
LANXESS Introduces New Halogen-free, Flame-retardant Polyesters and Polyamides
LANXESS Adds New Closed Circuit Reverse Osmosis (CCRO) Module to its Innovative LewaPlus Design Software
Infineon Partners with Smart Wires to Shape Up Existing Grids for Renewables
SCHOTT Launches New High-powered Laser Glass with Improved Thermomechanical Strength and Optical Performance
ITT Veam to Showcase Innovative Rail Interconnect Solutions at APTA EXPO 2017
BASF Receives EPA Approval for Fourth Application of Lexicon Intrinsic Brand Fungicide
Atlas Copco Completes Divestment of Road Construction Equipment Business
Rockwell Automation Takes Manufacturing Decision-Making from Hours to Milliseconds with Industrial IoT Technologies
Tripp Lite 3-Phase Rack ATS PDUs Receive Gold Innovation Award from Cabling Industry Group
ITT Enidine to Display Vibration Isolation and Energy Absorption Solutions At Helitech 2017
Rockwell Automation to Showcase Smart Automation Technology at WEFTEC 2017
Borealis to Proceed to Next Phase for New, World-scale Propane Dehydrogenation Plant in Belgium
SCHOTT Expands U.S. Manufacturing with Investment in New Generation of Pharma Vials

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  SKS Media | SKS Associates Ltd





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)