Making Waves | Water News From Xylem

Making Waves | Water News From Xylem

Making Waves is a digital news site from Xylem. Although the site was launched in 2012, its history as a print magazine dates back to the 1960s.

Over the years, Xylem’s solutions have expanded to cover a wide range of technologies and industries. The company’s products and services can move, treat, analyze and monitor water, and return it safely to the environment.

Our goal is still the same: to help you solve your water challenges by sharing stories about new products, best practices and customer solutions.

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Xylem Helping Build First Wastewater Plant in Sehore, India
Xylem was recently selected to supply advanced wastewater treatment technology to the first-ever sewage treatment plant in Sehore, India. The new plant is being developed to accommodate rapid industrial growth in the city of Sehore, located in the state of Madhya Pradesh in central India. The Municipal Corporation of Sehore appointed Ankita Construction to manage the build of the city’s...
Jan 18, 2017 8:30 AM ET
Xylem Impeller Takes a Look at the Science of Snow
With winter approaching in the northern hemisphere, Impeller takes a look at the science of snow. From the creation a single snowflake to man-made mountains of it in the desert, these videos explore the beauty and complexity of snow. 1. The first snowflake ever photographed On January 15, 1885, Wilson Bentley took the world’s first photograph of a snowflake. Hear...
Dec 22, 2016 8:15 AM ET
Xylem’s Flygt Concertor Halves Energy Use at Heathrow Airport
Flygt Concertor, the world’s first wastewater pumping system with integrated intelligence, has solved chronic clogging issues at a Heathrow Airport pumping station and reduced energy use by 53 percent. London’s Heathrow Airport is one of Europe’s busiest airports catering for more than 200,000 passengers each day, with an average of 1,200 flights arriving and departing from the airport...
Dec 20, 2016 8:00 AM ET
Xylem Solution Helps Prevent Flooding at Three Gorges Dam
Situated on the Yangtze River in China, the Three Gorges Dam is the largest hydroelectric dam in the world. A Xylem solution at the dam provides data that helps prevent flooding and droughts. The Three Gorges Dam and its reservoir were designed to protect residents from floods, provide freshwater for agricultural use, and be a source to generate electricity without greenhouse gas...
Dec 12, 2016 8:35 AM ET
Xylem Bypass Pumping Solution Helps Protect the Mojave Desert
In December 2010, storms damaged a main sewer pipeline in the Mojave Desert, causing an environmental catastrophe. Xylem was called in to create an emergency bypass pumping solution to stop millions of gallons of raw sewage spilling into the Mojave River. During any given year, average rainfall in the Victor Valley of Southern California is approximately five inches. But 2010 wasn’t the...
Dec 9, 2016 10:00 AM ET