Author: megan@instituteofwater.org.uk

JOB VACANCY – DWI

We are searching for a Water Quality Data Officer with a passion for data, enthusiasm for innovative IT solutions and drive to work in an organisation serving the public, to work in our small Data Team at the Drinking Water

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Beyond COVID-19: laying the foundations for a net zero recovery

The National Engineering Policy Centre (NEPC) has published the latest report from its net zero project: Beyond COVID-19: laying the foundations for a net-zero recovery. The paper sets out five foundations for government, industry and the engineering community to deliver

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Energy & Utility Skills Announce National Water Hygiene ‘The Blue Card’

About the Scheme Our National Water Hygiene (‘Blue Card’) scheme plays a vital part in ensuring the protection of public health and promoting safe drinking water practices. Originally developed in 2006, this scheme replaced the many different water company specific hygiene training programmes and courses, removing the

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Water testers’ new state of the art helping hand

An Edinburgh science hub has a new helping hand – a-state-of-the art automated robot which is being used to test water quality. The benchtop robot has been installed at Scottish Water’s Juniper House laboratory in Currie. It is used by

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COVID CAREER DREAM CHANGERS SEARCH FOR ANSWERS

A generation of young people are rapidly reassessing their career dreams according to research released to mark the start of Tomorrow’s Engineers Week 2020 (#TEWeek20). Over one in five 11 to 19 year olds agreed that what they want to

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AQUA CLEAR – WATER MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS – APPOINTED SUPPLIER BY CROWN COMMERCIAL SERVICE TO DELIVER WATER, WASTEWATER AND ANCILLARY SERVICES TO PUBLIC SECTOR

AQUACLEAR is delighted to be the only Scottish-based supplier to be awarded a place on a UK-wide public sector framework led by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS). The Water, Wastewater and Ancillary Services Framework Water gives all public sector organisations

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World’s largest network of IoT water leak detectors takes shape in North West

The world’s largest network of water leak loggers using powerful Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity is taking shape in the North West. United Utilities will install 24,000 NB of the IoT acoustic devices as part of an ongoing £30m rollout

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Our Water: Our Future

The Institute of Water and ITN Productions Industry News launch a news-style co-production, exploring the integral work taking place in the water industry, and championing the industrious people working to keep our water supply up and running. The UK’s water

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STREAM Posters – Now available to view

STREAM is the Industrial Doctoral Centre (IDC) for the Water Sector funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and companies who sponsor research projects. The STREAM programme has trained 10 cohorts of talented researchers who have developed their skills and careers while obtaining

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Technician Commitment – Invitation to Tender Document

The Technician Commitment – launched in 2017 – offers a framework for taking a strategic approach to ensuring status and opportunity for technicians working in UK higher education and research institutions. The vision of the Technician Commitment is “a culture

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