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MacRobert Award


Southern Water engineer David de Hoxar received his Royal Academy of Engineering MacRobert Award finalist certificate from the Duke of Edinburgh this week. De Hoxar's invention of a settlement tank, which incorporates a rotating cone with giant plastic fins, has already been installed at Portsmouth & Havant's £100M water treatment plant. The final judging takes place in November to decide who wins the £50,000 prize.

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