• ice pigging

Ice Pigging goes to Singapore

April 9th, 2018|0 Comments

SUEZ has been awarded a three-year contract by PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, to clean its water supply pipelines. As the first operational project in Asia using the Ice Pigging patented technology, it will strengthen […]

SUEZ exhibits at MEDICA 2017, Germany 13-16 November

November 14th, 2017|0 Comments

SUEZ is exhibiting at MEDICA from today until Thursday (13th - 16th November in Düsseldorf, Germany), the world’s leading trade fair for the medical industry.
  • SUEZ exhibits at Lab Innovations, NEC Birmingham 1st-2nd November

SUEZ exhibits at Lab Innovations, NEC Birmingham 1st-2nd November

November 1st, 2017|0 Comments

SUEZ is exhibiting at the 6th Lab Innovations today and tomorrow (1st and 2nd November at the NEC, Birmingham), the UK’s only event dedicated to laboratory professionals.

SUEZ WCS enter the Dragon’s Den

September 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The SUEZ WCS team entered the CBRE Dragon’s Den as part of their innovation event on the 15th September.

Graduates make their mark on Assessment Day

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

SUEZ held a Graduate Assessment Day recently in Daventry where they interviewed and assessed candidates for three roles within SUEZ Water UK related to engineering, sales and technical services.

Team of “Roughians” raise over 1,100 pounds for charity

July 11th, 2017|0 Comments

A team of 9 employees from the SUEZ Water UK Bristol office took part in the Rough Runner event in Bristol on the 24th June. The team raised over £1,100 for four charities; Diabetes UK, Dementia UK, Street Child, and CentrePoint.

SUEZ gets on its bike with charity cycle challenge!

July 7th, 2017|0 Comments

SUEZ is delighted to be sponsoring the ENGIE charity cycle challenge 2017. A three day bike ride that begins in Edinburgh, travels south past Carlisle, through the Lake District and then ends in Manchester.

Nitrates and the quality of water

December 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Nitrogen is an essential element in the periodic table. It makes up 78% of the air that we breathe, is vital to human life and critical as a source of food for plants.

Purified water for renal dialysis

November 5th, 2016|0 Comments

For renal dialysis, purified water plays a major role, since more than 99% of the composition of dialysate solution is water.
  • Water Quality

Pre-commission Cleaning: Making calculating system volume easy

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

In order to accurately dose a chemical into a closed system it is necessary to know, or be able to work out, the system volume. However, it is all too common that the water treatment […]

Water purification for the laboratory

September 16th, 2016|0 Comments

What are the key issues that technicians and laboratory staff must consider when specifying a water purification system for the laboratory?

Overview of BG 50/2013: Water Treatment for Closed Heating and Cooling Systems

August 20th, 2016|0 Comments

BG50/2013 was compiled to give guidance on the maintenance of closed circuit systems after the pre-commission cleaning and hand over of these systems as described in The Pre-commission cleaning of pipework system BG 29 / […]

CBRE Healthcare and Life Sciences do it again!

August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

SUEZ Water Conditioning Services (formerly B & V Water Treatment) have proudly sponsored the CBRE (formerly Norland) Healthcare and Life Sciences cycle team as they raise money for the Chelsea Children’s Hospital Charity

Cutting boiler costs with RO

August 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Mark Bosley, Business Support Divisional Manager at SUEZ Water Purification Systems Ltd, explains why treating boiler feed water using reverse osmosis purification can reduce operating costs demanded by boilers and hot water systems.

Legionella death brings fine and two year conditional discharge for London hospice

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

St. Christopher’s Hospice of Sydenham, London, have this month been ordered to pay £25,000 and received a two year conditional discharge for breaching sections 3 and 2 of the Health and Safety at Work Act […]

  • Microbiology Closed Circuit systems

Microbiology and Closed Circuit systems

July 20th, 2016|0 Comments

In a previous blog we have focused on the inhibitor formulations in closed circuits and how the way they are formulated affects the corrosion inhibition and scaling prevention in a system. In most closed circuit […]

Steps can be taken to avoid pseudomonas

July 20th, 2016|0 Comments

The recent outbreak of pseudomonas in Belfast with tragic consequences for three newborn babies and their families has put a previously low profile pathogen into the spotlight.

Although until last week not as well known to the layman […]

A day in the life of a Legionella expert witness at court

July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Pam Simpson, freelance expert witness in legionella control.

Key changes for water safety management within healthcare premises

June 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Last month saw the Department of Health release an updated version of HTM04-01
  • legionella

What does it mean to be a Responsible Person for Legionella control?

June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Have you been asked to be the “responsible person” for your organisation and are not sure what it entails, then this blog post is for you! It might sound like a flattering proposition to be […]

Paulton maternity unit closed over legionella concerns

June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Legionella found at a hospital - Maternity unit closed
  • Flushing Pre-requisites

Pre-commission Cleaning: Flushing Pre-requisites

May 20th, 2016|0 Comments

When taking on the tasks of a pre-commission clean or flush, there are a few important considerations to enable a flush to be completed adequately. Whether the responsibility to undertake a pre-commission clean or flush […]

  • Biocide Selection

Biocide Selection for Closed Circuit Systems

April 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Last week’s blog provided a bite-size introduction to the micro-organisms that are found in closed circuit systems. We are now ready to take the next step in understanding closed circuit systems…how to select the right […]

Controlling Pharmaceutical Water Systems

April 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Water plays a vital role within every industry but there are added considerations within the healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors

Are your staff up to date with their Legionella training?

March 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Book your place on the course to achieve the HABC Level 2 Award in Legionella Awareness (QCF) qualification.

Closed Circuit Systems: Glycols (antifreeze for closed circuits)

March 20th, 2016|0 Comments

There is a high risk that the recirculating water in chilled systems will freeze when outside temperatures drop to below 00C in the winter. In order to remove this risk it is often necessary to […]

Legionella: The tragic reality of what happens if you do nothing

February 18th, 2016|0 Comments

The risks associated with Legionella bacteria are greatly increased in a setting such as a care home.
  • Water Treatment Chemicals

SUEZ chemical’s Polyhib VX and Polyhib VX500 have been certified

January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

SUEZ have once again been awarded certification from Buildcert Ltd the industry standard for domestic hot water central heating systems for their new product’s Polyhib VX and Polyhib VX500. Although SUEZ develop a lot of new products year on year thanks to their exceptional […]

  • oMobile

Mobile Water Treatment

November 24th, 2015|0 Comments

Industrial production managers are under increasing pressures to balance operating costs with investment capacity...
  • water purification systems

Top 5 Tips for Legionella Control in Hot and Cold Water Systems

November 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Legionella are water borne bacteria that can cause a potentially fatal form of pneumonia. Water systems must be maintained in a good condition in order to minimise the amount of bacteria present and to avoid multiplication.

Hot […]

SUEZ Water Conditioning Services launches revolutionary product which kills all harmful microbes

September 20th, 2015|0 Comments

A revolutionary product which kills harmful water borne microbes including legionella and pseudomonas has been launched by one of the UK’s leading water treatment companies.

SUEZ expects sales of Abulox, launched this autumn, to be phenomenal […]

  • Water plant

Making Progress

September 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

As one of the UK’s most experienced water purification systems providers, we’ve seen purified water used in almost every application.
  • water scarcity

UK unprepared for water scarcity

September 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Water demand is expected to surpass availability by 2050 in the UK.
  • Summer

Why leaving your heating systems off all summer may cost more than you think

September 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The sun’s out, the air conditioning is on & the heating has been switched off for a couple of months now.
  • Manufacturing

Understanding Water in Manufacturing

September 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Although purified water is an essential resource in the manufacturing process of most sectors, common misconceptions have arisen that are limiting the efficiency and effectiveness with which purified water is used.

Overview of BG 50/2013: Water Treatment for Closed Heating and Cooling Systems

January 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Useful summary of BG50/2013 which gives guidance on the maintenance of closed circuit systems after the pre-commission cleaning and hand over stage.