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WaterTAP Co-Hosts World Water-Tech Summit Conference in October 2013

WaterTAP Co-Hosts World Water-Tech Summit Conference in October 2013 Toronto, ON, September 10, 2013 - WaterTAP Ontario announced their co-host role of the upcoming World Water-Tech North America Summit taking place on October 29-30 in Ontario, Canada. Ontario is North America's water technology hub and home to more than 900 water-industry businesses employing more than [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00July 16th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Southern Ontario Water Consortium Talks New Technology

Hamilton Economic Development was on hand at McMaster University for the recent SOWC Sensors Event and Networking Session to interview participants and highlight ongoing research taking place at the SOWC Sensor Node. A short video segment was produced focusing on the importance of ongoing projects and regional partnerships within the Consortium.

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00July 16th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Ontario Launches Collaboration Voucher Program

This article was originally published by the Government of Ontario News. Ontario is launching a new Collaboration Voucher program to give companies a competitive edge by connecting businesses with research institutions. Through the program, eligible companies can apply for vouchers which can be redeemed for access to the expertise and knowledge at Ontario universities, colleges [...]

2015-08-31T15:36:47+00:00July 2nd, 2013|News|0 Comments

Consortium Aims to Capitalize on Wastewater Reuse

This article was originally published in the Guelph Mercury. People over the past century have been using water considerably faster than the population has grown, a University of Guelph scientist warned during a water conference Monday. "We know the value of water when the well runs dry," engineering professor and water supply security research chair [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00June 26th, 2013|News|0 Comments

New Water Tech Test Hub Slated for London

This article was originally published in the Daily Commercial News by Mary Baxter A testing facility at a London sewage treatment plant is one of the projects a partnership of eight Ontario universities is undertaking to establish southern Ontario as a hub for companies to research, demonstrate and test new water technologies. The facility will [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00May 7th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Approvals Innovation at Ontario Ministry of the Environment

This article was originally published by Water Canada. Innovative companies and researchers in the wastewater and resource recovery sector are developing groundbreaking technologies aimed at providing solutions to wastewater treatment challenges, and they are interested in evaluating and demonstrating technology outside of the lab, in the real world. Companies and researchers sometimes need a host [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00May 7th, 2013|News|0 Comments

SOWC: Water Canada Blog (April 2013)

The Southern Ontario Water Consortium is writing a regular blog for Water Canada Magazine focusing on the latest news, developments and information from around the SOWC. The blog can be found online on Water Canada's website. SOWC: Approvals Innovation at Ontario Ministry of the Environment Innovative companies and researchers in the wastewater and resource recovery [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00April 30th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Ontario to Play Major Role in India’s First Water Focused Integrated Research and Innovation Platform

WaterTAP Ontario, the Centre for Alternative Water Treatment (CAWT) at Fleming College and the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) were recently in India tocollaborate on the launch of the ReserWater Innovation Foundation (RWIF) project and grow Ontario’s global water presence. CAWT and SOWC signed MOUs with the RWIF project, in New Delhi, aimed at bringing [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00April 22nd, 2013|News|0 Comments

Water’s Next Recognizes SOWC for Leadership in Collaboration

The Southern Ontario Water Consortium has been selected to be featured in Water Canada's Water's Next publication in recognition of leadership in collaboration in the water sector. The SOWC is a platform for turning water ideas into water innovations through research, development, testing and demonstration of solutions to water problems faced in Ontario and around [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00April 22nd, 2013|News|0 Comments

Guelph Wastewater Facility to Attract Local and International Companies

SOWC and the University of Guelph, in collaboration with the City of Guelph, have broken ground on a project to construct a research, development and demonstration facility for wastewater technologies and services. Located at the Guelph Wastewater Facility, the SOWC facility will help to grow new innovations and the local economy. The Ontario Ministry of [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00April 19th, 2013|News|0 Comments
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