WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Costa Rica tenders water pipeline works

Jul 30, 2014

Costa Rican water authority AyA has published a tender for expansion of potable water infrastructure works in Buenos Aires, Puntarenas province.

Montana: Water/Wastewater Maintenance Trainee 10066496

Jul 30, 2014 Department of Labor & Industry, The State of Montana has issued the following job announcement:10066496 Job Title: Water/Wastewater Maintenance TraineeEmployer: SUN PRAIRIE VILLAGE CO WATER &Location: GREAT FALLS MT, 59404Description:...

Purdue Students Develop Safe-Water System for Dominican Republic Community

Jul 30, 2014 Purdue University issued the following news release:A group of Purdue University students and faculty members have completed work on a system that makes safe drinking water available to a community in the Dominican Republic sickened by poor water.

Settlement of Clean Water Act Violations Aims to Prevent Future Oil Spills by Archer Daniels Midland Company

Jul 30, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Archer Daniels Midland Company, a food processing and commodities trading company headquartered in Decatur, Ill., has agreed to settle allegations that it violated the Clean Wat...

WALTON COUNTY WEEKLY BEACH SAMPLING RESULTS, 1 ADVISORY ISSUED

Jul 30, 2014 Walton County, Fla., July 30 -- Walton County issued the following news release:The Florida Department of Health in Walton County conducts regularly scheduled saltwater beach water quality monitoring at seven sites through the Healthy Beaches Moni...

Washington: MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE

Jul 30, 2014 United States Congress has issued the following proceedings and debate details: Enrolled Bill Signed The President pro tempore (Mr. Leahy) reported that he had signed the following enrolled bill, which was previously signed by the Speaker of the ...

T-Bar Ranch Well Field Project Receives Public-Private Partnership Award; Black & Veatch EPC Project Recognized for Innovation in Water Supply Management

Jul 30, 2014 DENVER, July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Council for Public-Private Partnerships today recognized the T-Bar Well Field project with its 2014 Infrastructure Project Award. Developed in response to a multi-year drought, the EPC project...

EPA Awards Oklahoma $1.3 Million to Reduce Water Contamination Risk in Underground Tanks

Jul 30, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Leaks from underground storage tanks allow toxic fumes and vapors to escape and collect in areas such as parking garages or basements where they can cause explosions or respirat...

Rep. Cuellar Reinstates $5 Million in Funding to US-Mexico Border Water Infrastructure Program

Jul 30, 2014 Office of the House of Representative Henry Cuellar, U.S Government has issued the following news release:This past week, Congressman Henry Cuellar succeeded in reinstating $5 million in federal funding to the United States-Mexico Border Water In...

Washington: Property Rights at Stake in EPA’s Water Power Grab

Jul 30, 2014 The Heritage Foundation has issued the following news release:Thanks to the federal government, it soon may become far more difficult to use and enjoy private property. The Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers want to m...