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Headlines for the week of July 27, 2015: Louisiana Parish takes precaution against deadly amoeba; OK directs more wastewater injection well operators to reduce depths; New Product Spotlight with Art Haddaway -- Integra Chemical Company; Device produces water from 'rain tunnel'

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Implementation of Solids Retention Time in Wastewater

Solids retention time (SRT) is a critical activated sludge design and operating parameter. What r...

How to Control Denitrification Using Online Nitrate Sensors

Nutrient removal from wastewater is an increasingly common requirement for water resource recover...

City of Ventura Sees Increased Productivity and Reduced Expenses

In the face of shrinking budgets and rising fuel costs, several Ventura city departments combined...

5 Keys to Selecting a Mag Meter

When choosing an electromagnetic flow meter, it’s important to consider a selection process that ...

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Aligning Analytics & Asset Management Strategy: Best Practices for Water Utilities

Managing operations, aging infrastructure, availability of funding and managing capital costs are among the top five concerns cited by U.S. water u...

Top 8 Reasons the Water Industry Should Remanufacture

As the water and wastewater industry moves toward more efficient, solid-state motors and drives, many facilities are turning to remanufacturing to ...
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WATER INDUSTRY NEWS BY TOPIC

Irrigation water rights in WA halted for Yakima Basin due to drought

In light of extreme drought conditions, water rights that were among the earliest in the Territor...

CA American Water signs contract to acquire Meadowbrook Water Company

California American Water has signed a contract to acquire the Meadowbrook Water Company and assu...

New USGS groundwater model offers better understanding of Edwards Aquifer

Thanks to a new groundwater flow model developed by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation wit...

Research reveals new long-term source of lead in drinking water

According to a new study, lead present in the zinc coating of galvanized steel pipes can contribu...

PA gov announces $98.3M in water infrastructure funding for 12 counties

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has announced the investment of $98.3 million for 12 wastewater an...

NCPPP honors SUEZ with innovation award for wastewater operation in New York

SUEZ Environnement North America announced that its subsidiary United Water has received an award...

U.S. Water Alliance to appoint Radhika Fox as next president of organization

The U.S. Water Alliance announced that it will appoint Radhika Fox as the organization's next pre...

Wastewater management contract awarded to VA Tech Wabag in Istanbul, Turkey

Indian water and wastewater company VA Tech Wabag has secured a $50 million a year contract from ...

Lack of sanitation holding back drinking water gains, finds WHO report

Despite worldwide progress on drinking water access, one in three people, or 2.4 billion people l...

Autoclave pre-treatment key to unlocking methane, finds new research

Pre-treating sewage sludge in an autoclave can increase methane generation by 47%, according to n...

Green solutions needed in North America for excess stormwater management

According to the Joint Public Advisory Committee of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation,...

WEF announces launch of new stormwater, green infrastructure awards program

The Water Environment Federation has announced a new national municipal stormwater and green infr...

EPA announces settlement of CWA violations with Pan AM Railways

Pan Am Railways has agreed to settle allegations from the Environmental Protection Agency for Cle...

San Jose files lawsuit against Monsanto for PCB contamination in SF Bay

The City of San Jose has filed a lawsuit against Monsanto Company for alleged contamination of po...

FL district, agricultural partners explore innovative rainwater harvesting techniques

Trader Hill Farms in Nassau County, Fla., will be implementing an innovative technique of rainwat...

EPA announces settlement of CWA violations with Pan AM Railways

Pan Am Railways has agreed to settle allegations from the Environmental Protection Agency for Cle...

Russian power plant saves 1.3M gallons of water annually with corrosion inhibitor technology

TEC VAZ VoTGK, a gas-fired power plant in the Samara area of the Volga region of Russia, has save...

Interior proposes Stream Protection Rule to safeguard waterways against coal mining

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management Jani...

Evoqua to continue supplying FDA regional lab with ultrapure deionized water system

Evoqua Water Technologies has been awarded a renewal contract to supply the U.S. Food & Drug ...

Global pumps market overcoming challenges with advent of technology, study shows

New research conducted by Frost & Sullivan reveals that the decline in oil prices has forced ...

WA offers emergency loans to small water systems damaged by natural disasters

The Washington State Department of Health has announced that it will start offering low-interest ...

Tank Connection president, chief executive officer to step down in September

Tank Connection recently announced that Bill Neighbors, the company's president and chief executi...

Select Energy Services appoints new senior vice president, chief financial officer

Select Energy Services announced that it has appointed Gary Gillette as senior vice presiden...

CA's first commercial solar desalination plant to bring fresh water to Central Valley

The Panoche Water and Drainage District in California's Central Valley will soon receive a state-...

Summit to showcase 'One Water' strategies to drive water sustainability

On August 26-28, the U.S. Water Alliance's Urban Water Sustainability Council will host the 2015 ...

DNREC now accepting grant proposals for wastewater, surface water project planning

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's Division of Watershed St...

PA officials restate commitment to improve health of Chesapeake Bay, waterways

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Quigley and Department of Agri...

Leading environmental, aerospace institutions pledge prize money to help save oceans

The Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE has awarded $250,000 to Team DuraFET for its development of...

U.S. wetland, stream, coastal restoration projects awarded over $2.3M in grants

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation announced that 64 community-led wetland, coastal and st...

Pueblo of Santa Ana gains federal authority to administer own water quality standards

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that the Pueblo of Santa Ana in New Mexico has ...

Ceramic membranes trialled in Singapore for seawater reverse osmosis pre-treatment

Ceramic membranes may have historically struggled in the municipal drinking water market compared to its polymeric bigger brother, but Singapore is hoping to change that...

Caribbean island expanding drinking water plant with seawater desalination solution

A seawater desalination plant expansion project in Hato on the Caribbean island of Bonaire will soon be receiving an advanced water filtration equipment package from GE in an effort to continue providing clean drinking water for the entire island.

Wastewater management contract awarded to VA Tech Wabag in Istanbul, Turkey

Indian water and wastewater company VA Tech Wabag has secured a $50 million a year contract from utility Istanbul Water and Sewage Administration (ISKI) to operate and manage the city’s entire wastewater system...

Lack of sanitation holding back drinking water gains, finds WHO report

Despite worldwide progress on drinking water access, one in three people, or 2.4 billion people lack sanitation facilities including 946 million people who defecate in the open...

Autoclave pre-treatment key to unlocking methane, finds new research

Pre-treating sewage sludge in an autoclave can increase methane generation by 47%, according to new research...

Research reveals new long-term source of lead in drinking water

According to a new study, lead present in the zinc coating of galvanized steel pipes can contribu...

Investment in automation solutions fuels global drives market, study shows

According to new research conducted by Frost & Sullivan, heightened investment in automation ...

MWRD unveils new disinfection facility at Calumet Water Reclamation Plant

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago has unveiled its new disinfection ...

Evoqua to continue supplying FDA regional lab with ultrapure deionized water system

Evoqua Water Technologies has been awarded a renewal contract to supply the U.S. Food & Drug ...

TN water authority improves distribution network with smart modeling technology

In an effort to support its large-scale, enterprise-wide geospatial water distribution network mo...

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