DISTRIBUTION ARTICLES

USDA Launches National Water Quality Initiative

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has launched a National Water Quality Initiative committed to improving one to seven impaired watersheds in every U.S. state and territory.

Major water infrastructure project underway to deliver running water to Navajo Nation

Federal, tribal, and other leaders gathered to break ground on the historic Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project, which will deliver clean running water to 200,000 members of the Navajo Nation...

Viking Johnson plant investment improves lead times for production of large diameter couplings

Viking Johnson has successfully completed a multi-million pound investment in its Large Products Factory at Hitchin...

Critigen to provide land acquisition support for water transport project in Colorado

Critigen has signed a contract with Colorado Springs Utilities to provide land surveying support services for the ongoing Southern Delivery System (SDS) regional water project...

Pipe materials study finds PVC has lowest failure rate

The Utah State University (USU) Buried Structures Laboratory has published a comprehensive study on water main break rates for the United States and Canada that finds PVC has the lowest failure rate compared to other pipe materials...

Water conveyance plans advance in California; Old gas lines eyed for water distribution, storage

Publicly-held renewable resources company Cadiz Inc. updated its plans to purchase idle natural gas pipelines in California for conversion to water transmission...

Water distribution system improvements in Plattsburg, MO, get EPA funding

EPA has awarded $364,000 to Plattsburg, Mo., for improvements to its drinking water system...

Instrumentation company Ashcroft celebrates 160 years

In 1852, the burgeoning use of steam power led Edward Ashcroft to produce his first revolutionary "Bourdon tube" pressure gauge...

Wastewater market analysis: U.S. sewer, pipeline rehabilitation market declines but growth projected

According to new analysis from IBISWorld, the sewer and pipeline rehabilitation industry in the US has experienced declining revenue over the past five years and is expected to continue to decrease an average of 1.2% annually to 2012. The following five years, however, will see improvement...

Pipe fitting maker McWane responds to FTC allegations of price fixing, denies accusations

Responding to a civil complaint filed yesterday by the Federal Trade Commission, McWane Inc., manufacturers of ductile iron pipe, valves, hydrants, and fittings, said it is "deeply disappointed" by the FTC's unjustified action...

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