WATER RESOURCES ARTICLES

Aquatech China to explore sustainable water consumption for industrial market

The seventh installation of Aquatech China will take place June 25-27 in Shanghai. Since its inception in 2008, this event has seen consistent growth ...

Human activities contribute to rise of dissolved solids in U.S. streams, finds study

According to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey, a variety of human activities has contributed to elevated concentrations of dissolved solids in many streams across the nation.

IBM collaboration targets watershed management improvements with big data

Researchers and urban planners can now develop more sophisticated tools to help predict floods, safeguard drinking water supplies and forecast impacts of growth and urbanization on ecosystems thank...

President Obama signs Water Resources Reform and Development Act into law

On Tuesday, June 10, President Obama signed the bipartisan Water Resources Reform and Development Act into law, of which the National Association of Clean Water Agencies strongly commends.

New nutrient recovery facility helps WI county improve wastewater

Thanks to innovative nutrient recovery technology installed by Wisconsin's Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District as part of its "11th Addition" Project, freshwater resources in Dane Coun...

Californians overwhelmingly support desalination during drought, finds study

According to a new poll, an overwhelming percentage of Californians support desalination as a response to the state's perpetual drought cycle.

New study provides first global look of Earth's water-stressed cities

A team of scientists working at the Socio-environmental Synthesis Center surveyed and mapped water sources of more than 500 cities globally, providing the first global look at the water infrastruct...

Maximizing Opportunities: Managing Our Water Resources to Shape the Next Century

Itron recently conducted a global survey, which resulted in the first annual Itron Resourcefulness Index. This study measured perceptions of over 600 utility executives and 800 consumers in 14 coun...

Pumped Storage: Using Water Towers, Aquifer Well Pumps to Generate Energy During Peak Demand Periods

One way to reduce demand and higher on-peak electric charges is to store excess power during off-peak periods and tap into this stored energy during on-peak periods. Pumped storage has been found t...

Funding to help CA communities stretch water supplies, deal with drought

As part of the Obama Administration's effort to bring relief to California communities affected by the enduring drought, the U.S. Department of Interior announced that the Bureau of Reclamation wil...

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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 ...

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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.