San Diego Public Utilities Department earns Public Outreach and Education Achievement Award

The California Association of Sanitation Agencies has honored the City of San Diego Public Utilities Department with the Public Outreach and Education Achievement Award for its Water Purification D...

EPA proposal to strengthen nation's oil spill response, preparedness level

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is proposing to amend requirements of Subpart J under the National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan to improve the n...

City of Columbia's Water Treatment Plant Upgraded to Increase Pumping Capacity

The Canal Water Treatment Plant, located in the city of Columbia, S.C., was in need of raw water and high-service improvements to increase the capacity of its facilities and improve the overall ope...

Mobile solar RO desalination unit claims 87% energy saving

Italian company MegaCell Engineering has launched a 48 m3/hour capacity "Smart Solar Desalination" reverse osmosis process that it claims reduces energy requirements from 2.98 kWh/m3 to 0...

USGS mapping tool offers new method to analyze surface water hydrologic data

The U.S. Geological Survey has released a convenient and informative new method for the analysis of groundwater and surface-water hydrologic data.

News Briefs

News from around the nation.

Republican-Controlled Congress Could Stall 'Waters of the U.S.' Rule

The public comment period has closed on the Obama Administration's "Waters of the U.S." rule, but the deciding statement may have come in the November 2014 elections. In 2014, the U.S. Ho...

Communication system

pH, ORP instrumentation

MWRD, Denmark sign MOU to share knowledge, expertise about water industry

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago has entered into a collaborative agreement under a memorandum of understanding with Aarhus Water, an independent regional water and wa...


Scipar Inc

Specializes in the design and commissioning of fully engineered process control systems for water resources, hydroele...

Gemite Products Inc

Offers waterproofing systems for potable water NSF/ANSI approved, waste-water (crystalline & flexible system), waterp...

Medro Systems Inc

Manufactures industrial and medical water treatment systems, primarily reverse osmosis, ultrafiltration, deionization...

RS Technical Services Inc

Video pipeline inspection systems with unparalleled product durability and reliability utilizing cutting-edge single ...


Tri-Bond Rubber Linings

Blair's Tri-bond rubber linings are designed with a triple layer construction consisting of a soft/semi-hard/soft combination of rubbers and are specially compounded for many solutions.

Intelligent Water

The Intelligent Water software solution derives insights from data to help utilities manage pressure, reduce water consumption, mitigate sewer overflow, and better manage their water infrastructure, assets and operations.

Quantum Marketing Group

Manufactures flexible pipeline and valve markers, signs, decals and related visual identification products.

Georg Fischer Piping Systems Ltd

Provides customized solutions and high-quality components used in industrial applications, gas and water distribution.