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14 October 2019

Royal couple opens vertical wastewater treatment pilot in New Delhi

The royal couple opened a new pilot installation for the purification of contaminated wastewater in Indian drains.

13 September 2019

Jan Peter van der Hoek in de Volkskrant over de bedreiging van de Maas als bron voor drinkwater

22 July 2019

Veni grant for two researchers of Civil Engineering & Geosciences

The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant worth up to 250,000 euros to twelve highly promising young scientists from TU Delft, two of whom are from the Faculty of Civil Engineering & Geosciences.

12 July 2019

Cees Boeter Award 2019

The Department of Water Management is proud to announce the winner of the Cees Boeter Award for the best BSc thesis written in the 2018-2019 academic year.

05 July 2019

‘Anaerobe techniek wordt een kernproces in de circulaire economie’

De biologische anaerobe zuiveringstechniek krijgt steeds meer een centrale plek binnen de gewenste cyclische processen in de maatschappij. Dat zegt de Delftse professor Jules van Lier naar aanleiding van de onlangs in Nederland gehouden wereldconferentie.

02 July 2019

NSO funds earth observation projects from Susan Steele Dunne and Stef Lhermitte

The Netherlands Space Office recently funded two CEG earth observation projects, regarding respectively global vegetation water dynamics form radar satellite data (Susan Steele Dunne) and ice shelf instability in Antarctica (Stef Lhermitte).

24 May 2019

Merle de Kreuk in SNB.circulair over rioolwaterzuiveringsslib

Nu de verwerkingscapaciteit van rioolslib in Nederland haar grenzen bereikt, steekt de discussie over toepassing van rioolwaterzuiveringsslib in de landbouw binnen Europa met enige regelmaat de kop op. De regelgeving in Nederland is duidelijk, rioolwaterzuiveringsslib mag niet in de landbouw gebruikt worden. Veel landen in Europa kijken hier anders tegenaan.

31 January 2019

Tools and criteria for urban water management

Thom Bogaard (associate professor water management) was awarded a grant worth EUR 250.000 by NWO for his proposal on improving sustainable water resources management.

13 September 2018

Cees Boeter Award

The Department of Water Management is proud to announce the winner of the Cees Boeter Award for the best BSc thesis written in the 2017-2018 academic year.

04 September 2018

IWA Project Innovation Award 2018

Waternet, the public water utility of Amsterdam, wants to operate climate neutrally in 2020: no greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Energy recovery from the water cycle has a huge potential to contribute to this ambition: the recovered energy is an alternative for fossil fuel. An innovative option is thermal energy recovery from drinking water.