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  • Field work at the waterworks in Berlin has started

    Field work at the waterworks in Berlin has started

    Kompetenzzentrum Wasser Berlin (KWB), in cooperation with Berliner Wasserbetriebe, has started their field work at the waterworks. The waterworks in Berlin are part of SafeCREW Case Study 1, which represents near-natural non-disinfected drinking water supply. The two largest cities in Germany, Berlin and Hamburg, have water treatment chains and drinking water distribution networks without disinfection,…

  • SafeCREW at the GRC on water disinfection, byproducts and health: Poster Award and Discussion Leader

    SafeCREW at the GRC on water disinfection, byproducts and health: Poster Award and Discussion Leader

    Our colleagues Maolida Nihemati (UFZ) and Beatrice Cantoni (POLIMI) presented their posters at the GRC Gordon Research Conference on water disinfection, byproducts and health. We congratulate Maolida to get the Poster Award as one of three winners. Maolida works on the challenge to identify polar disinfection-byproducts on drinking water; her poster is entitled “Revisiting disinfection…

  • Second IWA Digital Water Summit in November 23 in Bilbao

    Second IWA Digital Water Summit in November 23 in Bilbao

    The IWA Digital Water Summit centres around the digitalisation for the global water sector. Building on its first edition in 2022, the IWA Digital Water Summit returns to Bilbao, Spain on 14-16 November 2023. The event brings together industry experts, technology companies, utilities, and researchers in digital water to address current and future challenges in the water sector. The Digital…

  • Visit of ver.di Federal Specialist Group Water Sector at DVGW research centre at TUHH

    Visit of ver.di Federal Specialist Group Water Sector at DVGW research centre at TUHH

    As part of their annual Water Management Seminar, the ver.di Federal Specialist Group Water Sector took the opportunity to visit the SafeCREW team at DVGW research centre at TUHH on 6 July 2023. The SafeCREW research fits well to this year’s programme “Future of drinking water supply and wastewater treatment despite shortage of skilled workers…

  • SafeCREW meeting at POLIMI

    SafeCREW meeting at POLIMI

    On 11 and 12 May 2023 the second project meeting of SafeCREW took place in Milan. On the first evening, the team was hosted by our partner MM in the Water Museum Milan and learned about the start of waterworks in Italy. The second day we were hosted by POLIMI. We looked at the achievements…

  • SafeCREW researcher promotes International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2023

    SafeCREW researcher promotes International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2023

    With this post, we’d like to introduce our colleague Laura Vinardell Magre, PhD candidate at Eurecat, and her engagement in the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11 February 2023. In her own words: “Last month was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science (11th of February). In this sense,…