WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

State government announces water monitoring framework

Aug 20, 2014 The New South Wales government will implement water monitoring measures at three emerging coal seam gas project sites.Water Minister Kevin Humphries says underground water and baseline water profiles will be mapped in the Gunnedah, Gloucester and ...

Nova Scotia Tender Notices: Municipality of the District of St. Marys Issues Solicitation for "Sherbrooke Water Utility - Water Main Replacement in Historic Sherbrooke Village"

Aug 20, 2014

Municipality of the District of St. Marys issued requirement for "Sherbrooke Water Utility - Water Main Replacement in Historic Sherbrooke Village"

São Paulo to re-launch waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Semasa, the water utility serving Brazil's São Paulo state city of Santo André, will re-launch on Friday a 75.1mn-real (US$33.3mn) tender to build a water supply system in the neighborhood of Jardim Pedroso which is also aimed at pre...

State Water Board Approves School Stormwater Program

Aug 20, 2014 The California Environmental Protection Agency's State Water Resources Control Board issued the following news release:In response to the Governor's Emergency Drought Proclamation, the State Water Resources Control Board today approved guidelines ...

City of La Palma Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) to Drive its Smart Water Enterprise

Aug 20, 2014 ARCADIA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of La Palma, California to deploy its flagship smart water network software,...

Fourth Reading: Paying for Oklahoma City's water plans

Aug 20, 2014 About two weeks from now, Oklahoma City residents will have the opportunity to tell city officials just what they think about a proposed increase in utility bills.The City Council wants to increase residents’ water bills by about 17 percent....

Raw sewerage from treatment plant spills into Ludmilla Creek in Darwin

Aug 20, 2014

More than 260,000 litres of raw sewerage have spilled into Ludmilla Creek, less than 10 kilometres from Darwin's CBD, the Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has reported.

Honduras launches potable waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Honduran water authority Sanaa is seeking a contractor to carry out potable water infrastructure works for Olancho department.The winning bidder will be required to draw up plans for an expansion of the Juticalpa water pipeline's pumping and stora...

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit / 30-Day Extension of Comment Period- American Water Operations and Maintenance, Inc. North Fort Polk Wastewater Treatment Plant AI Number 162509

Aug 20, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a draft Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for ...

Please Note: Beach Status May Change on a Daily Basis

Aug 20, 2014 Conservation Law Foundation has issued the following press release:Almost as soon as the State of Rhode Island was opening its beaches for swimming this summer, it was closing them again due to high bacteria counts in the water. On July 17, after...