edie feature articles on this day... for March 2010, 2009, 2006, 2001

Take a trip into the past and see what feature articles were in published in March 2010, 2009, 2006, 2001


March 2010

Where are the skilled workers?

Water companies are set to shed jobs, following Ofwat's price determination. But, as Dean Stiles reports, the UK desperately needs to invest in engineering and construction staff.

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Tamesis wins £200M Crossness contract

Thames Water has selected Laing O'Rourke and Imtech Process joint venture Tamesis as the contractor for the £200M upgrade to its Crossness Sewage Treatment Works in east London.

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Atkins helps keep floods at bay

Much needed flood defences for the picturesque Devon villages of Shaldon and Ringmore are under way in a project managed by Atkins and constructed by Interserve.

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· Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2010

· Conformity is the best solution

· How green was the budget? What industry says

· Lining up a top solution

· Weholite proves long lasting asset in flood combat

· February edie legal round up

· Tidal energy study



March 2009

Pyrolysis plant gets the green light in Wales

A Bridgend pilot project which is generating clean energy from municipal waste is about to be transformed into a £25M commercial operation, due to open in 2010

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Diversity is firm's strength

Eimco Water Technologies recognised the growth in the water market and hit the trail to acquire new companies as part of worldwide expansion and diversification. The result is the company can now provide truly integrated solutions for projects.

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Ros Roca taps into Dennis Eagle to fuel AD voyage

Since Spanish giant Ros Roca crossed these shores to acquire Dennis Eagle, plans have been hatching to provide a novel, closed loop anaerobic digestion solution for the UK market. Mike Gerber reports

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· Top Ten Tips for Footprinting - by Hyder Consulting

· Legal Comment: Are we making progress on contaminated land?

· Leaders: Waitrose - Top of the Food Chain

· What changes wait in the wings for WEEE?

· Interview: Robert Watson - "We've got to address this aggressively"

· Taking Steps The Right Way: A brief history of carbon footprinting

· It's a materials world - but at what price?



March 2006

Conder separators meet requirements

UK-based company provides range of oil-water separators conforming to strict European standards

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Wastewater disinfection

Frank Rogalla of Black & Veatch and Gary Hunter discuss methods of ultraviolet disinfection at WwTWs

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Sita's standards rise as it upgrades fuel depots

Sita UK has tapped Fuel Installation Services for new pumps and monitoring systems to standardise operations across its diesel fuel depots

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· Encouraging innovation in the water sector

· Carlton takes a big bite

· Sound judgement

· Technological advances boost industrial gains

· Aral Sea Project I reaching completion

· MBRs - getting to the roots

· Watertight protection



March 2001

Emissions trading: the implications for industry

Next month will see the launch of an emissions trading scheme as part of a range of measures designed to help the UK meet its commitments on greenhouse gas reductions. Likely participants fall into two categories: those who are part of a Climate Change Levy Agreement, and those who are not. William

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For whom the smell tolls

The application of advanced control technologies to mitigate odorous emissions has been limited, largely because odour has not been regarded as a major environmental hazard or health risk. However, as the public easily identifies odours, many perceive a risk to exist. Martin Key and Mohit Uberoi of

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Fume abatement galvanised

Working with local Environment Agency officers, Scaffolding manufacturer SGB Manufacturing required a solution for the efficient filtering of white clouds of fine fume generated when components are dipped during a hot dip galvanising process. MikroPul Ltd worked in partnership with SGB to develop a

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· Climate Change Levy: are you ready for lift-off?

· Just deserts

· Carbon cuts chemical release

· PM10 monitoring for industrial sites

· Sharing expertise in an increasingly unstable world