HEADLINE NEWS

Reclamation funding to help orgs establish, expand watershed activities

The Bureau of Reclamation announced that $496,337 in WaterSMART Cooperative Watershed Management Program funding will be made available to six orga...

Innovative project makes history as first to mutually reduce water, energy use

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the Central Basin Municipal Water District with a new grant that will make history as the first project a...

American Water shares reach 52-week high with strategic acquisitions

On Tuesday, Aug. 19, the shares of American Water Works Company hit a 52-week high of $50.32. The shares finally closed at $49.86, up 0.3 percent f...

Leading industry groups to streamline green building tool development

In a major partnership formed among leading U.S. building industry groups, a new memorandum has been signed to collaborate on the development of St...

EPA awards $23M to Tetra Tech in major water contract

Tetra Tech has announced that it has been awarded a five-year, $23-million single-award contract with the Environmental Protection Agency.

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WATER INDUSTRY NEWS BY TOPIC

Reclamation funding to help orgs establish, expand watershed activities

The Bureau of Reclamation announced that $496,337 in WaterSMART Cooperative Watershed Management ...

Leading industry groups to streamline green building tool development

In a major partnership formed among leading U.S. building industry groups, a new memorandum has b...

EPA awards $23M to Tetra Tech in major water contract

Tetra Tech has announced that it has been awarded a five-year, $23-million single-award contract ...

USGS scientists publish new papers on water resources information

USGS scientists have recently published two separate papers that provide national overviews of th...

CA district breaks record with public's response to water-saving rebates

Demand for water-saving rebates and turf-removal incentives by the Metropolitan Water District of...

CH2M HILL earns National Merit Awards for water, wastewater design-build projects

The Design-Build Institute of America has announced the recipients of its 2014 Project/Team Award...

World’s largest wastewater recycling plant coming to Sydney, Australia

A wastewater recycling project at a new building development in Sydney, Australia  is expect...

Western Australia to receive first full-scale groundwater replenishment plant

Western Australia's Water Corporation has awarded CH2M HILL, as part of a joint venture with Thie...

CA wastewater plant receives National Gold Award for outstanding compliance

In July, the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility received a Gold Peak Performance A...

Raleigh Public Utilities Department earns Partnership for Safe Water award

he Partnership for Safe Water has presented the City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department with ...

Leading industry groups to streamline green building tool development

In a major partnership formed among leading U.S. building industry groups, a new memorandum has b...

Restoration project in DE town to improve water quality, stormwater management

The town of Greenwood, Del., is expecting to reduce flooding and improve its water quality in the...

NJ Gov signs legislation to better protect major water treatment plant

NJ Governor Chris Christie signed legislation authorizing $31.5 million in state financing to rai...

Partnership to pilot new stormwater management solution

Vegetal i.D., the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, Fund For Lake Michigan, The Water Cou...

Chicago apartment community awarded LEED Silver certification

A 2,346-unit apartment community in the city of Chicago's West Loop neighborhood has been awarded...

Study of Gulf Coast Deepwater spill site reveals key to tracking pollutants

Results from a new study of ocean circulation patterns at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil s...

U.S. Coast Guard grants AMS acceptance for ballast water treatment system

The U.S. Coast Guard has granted alternate management system acceptance of a new ballast water ma...

Multinational company settles CWA violations at two major locations

Cargill Incorporated has agreed to settle allegations that it violated the Clean Water Act at two...

Legal expert tells WWi about pros & cons of fracking for UK water companies

Simon Colvin, Partner at law firm Weightmans, explains why the UK government’s continued support ...

Plan addressing capping of landfills at NJ Superfund site concluded

EPA has determined that no further action is needed to address the capping of two closed landfill...

Innovative project makes history as first to mutually reduce water, energy use

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the Central Basin Municipal Water District with a new g...

American Water shares reach 52-week high with strategic acquisitions

On Tuesday, Aug. 19, the shares of American Water Works Company hit a 52-week high of $50.32. The...

Leading industry groups to streamline green building tool development

In a major partnership formed among leading U.S. building industry groups, a new memorandum has b...

Legal expert tells WWi about pros & cons of fracking for UK water companies

Simon Colvin, Partner at law firm Weightmans, explains why the UK government’s continued support ...

Tariff freeze to hit profits at South West Water - Analyst tells WWi more water utilities to follow

A city analyst as told WWi that more utilities are likely to follow as South West Water warns tha...

Reclamation funding to help orgs establish, expand watershed activities

The Bureau of Reclamation announced that $496,337 in WaterSMART Cooperative Watershed Management ...

Study of Gulf Coast Deepwater spill site reveals key to tracking pollutants

Results from a new study of ocean circulation patterns at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil s...

EPA awards college students in national water quality challenge

The EPA has chosen seven undergraduate and graduate student winners for Phase 1 of the National A...

Southern Co., partners award $1.8M in urban water grants to 53 orgs nationwide

Southern Company, in partnership with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, has awarded more...

Multinational company settles CWA violations at two major locations

Cargill Incorporated has agreed to settle allegations that it violated the Clean Water Act at two...

Joint venture wins prestigious award for work at Australia WTP

A joint venture between Spain-based water and solutions specialist ACCIONA Agua and Australian water utility solutions provider TRILITY -- known as ATJV -- has won the Earth Award from the Civil Contractors Federation for its work on the Mundaring Water Treatment Project.

World’s largest wastewater recycling plant coming to Sydney, Australia

A wastewater recycling project at a new building development in Sydney, Australia  is expected to save one million litres of water per day.

Legal expert tells WWi about pros & cons of fracking for UK water companies

Simon Colvin, Partner at law firm Weightmans, explains why the UK government’s continued support for fracking activity, presents both risks for water companies and a number of opportunities. 

Sewer upgrade in Allonby, Northern England following bathing water issues

Allonby, a tourist hotspot in the North of England, is to receive a multi-million pound upgrade to its sewer system next year following its failure to meet adequate bathing water standards last year

Tariff freeze to hit profits at South West Water - Analyst tells WWi more water utilities to follow

A city analyst as told WWi that more utilities are likely to follow as South West Water warns that profits at will be impacted by the 2014/15 tariff freeze.

Global nanofiltration membrane market to reach $445.1M by 2019, study finds

According to a new report published by BCC Research, the global market for nanofiltration membran...

Innovative UV technology improves water treatment at CA brewery

The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company in Chico, Calif., has implemented the use of UV technology from...

Flow monitoring project to conclude in city of Fort Smith

At the end of August, a major four-month flow monitoring project, conducted by RJN Group, Inc., i...

NSF expands plastic pipe testing capabilities with new acquisition

The laboratory portion of Jana Laboratories Inc., an engineering consulting and laboratory testin...

Reclamation to fund $1.4M for nine desalination, water purification research projects

Nine research projects and pilot studies will soon receive $1.4 million from the Bureau of R...

WHITE PAPERS

SCADA Alternatives for Remote Monitoring

Most utilities employ a SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) system or DCS (Distributed Control System) to operate and monitor their p...

How to Control Activated Sludge with Online Sensors

The focus of this white paper is the use of online instrumentation for control of wastewater treatment aeration. Once considered the weakest link o...

MBR Screening Selection Criteria

 The number of Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) treatment plants in design, construction and operation has increased considerably over the past deca...

WEBCASTS

Consumer Engagement for AMI -- Overcoming the 'Last Mile' Challenge

In this webcast, sponsored by Neptune Technology Group, we will discuss the drivers behind consumer engagement using customer web portals, the benefits and challenges to various approaches, an...

Automated phosphorus monitoring and treatment control meet highest standards for water protection

In this webcast, sponsored by the Hach Company you will hear about how the utility chose a sophisticated automatic monitoring and control solution, the Real-Time Control System for Phosphorus Remov...
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Workforce Productivity Without Hiring: MMSD and Veolia implement Oracle Utilities Work and Asset Management Solution using Doc Palmer’s best practices for planning and scheduling

In this webcast, you will learn about the techniques, tools and processes MMSD and Veolia used to increase work productivity, reduce work backlog, and improve asset reliability at its water recover...
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Get More From Your Data

In this webinar the presenters will discuss ways for the utility to get the most value from its data by sharing it both between the field and office and across the various departments in the utility.

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