WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Waterline replacement to start in Jay

Oct 23, 2014

JAY -- Construction to install a new water line and associated parts on Smith Avenue and a section of Route 4 and Route 140, is expected to begin Friday, Mike Wells, superintendent of the Jay Village Water District, said.

Middlesex Water Company Increases Its Common Stock Dividend for the 42nd Consecutive Year

Oct 23, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend payable on December 1, 2014 for shareholders of record as of November 14, 2014. Th...

U.S. EPA Awards $252,000 to Arizona Graduate Students Through Research Fellowships

Oct 23, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced over $252,000 in fellowship grants to three students at Arizona universities conducting research and studying in environ...

Governor Corbett Announces $65.6 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 16 Counties

Oct 23, 2014 Gov. Tom Corbett, R-Pa., issued the following news release:Governor Tom Corbett today announced the investment of $65.6 million in 19 non-point source, drinking water and wastewater projects across 16 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructu...

Irrigation minister condemns setting fire of TDP office

Oct 23, 2014 Vijayawada, Oct. 21 -- Irrigation and Water Resources Management minister D Umamaheshwara Rao condemned the setting on fire of Telugu Desam party office by Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) activists in Nalgonda town in Telangana state, protest agai...

United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office Publishes Application for Trademark "Crown Utilities Water, Gas & Power Connections" to Crown Utilities for Various Goods and Services

Oct 22, 2014

South Wales, Oct. 22 -- Crown Utilities Ltd., Bury, has filed the trademark "Crown Utilities Water, Gas & Power Connections" on Sept. 26, for various goods and services.

Argentina extends Buenos Aires waterworks tender deadline

Oct 22, 2014

Argentina's state water company Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos (AySA) has given firms more time to bid for a contract to increase sewerage coverage in the greater Buenos Aires area.

Arizona: Water Services Worker II

Oct 22, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water Services Worker IIClosing Date/Time: Sun. 11/02/14 11:59 PM Arizona TimeSalary: $16.22 - $23.51 Hourly$33,737.60 - $48,900.80 AnnuallyJob Type: Full-Time...

California's water agencies lose millions of gallons underground due to leaky pipes

Oct 22, 2014 As 20 million gallons of drinking water rushed down Sunset Boulevard and flooded the UCLA campus this summer, drought- conscious residents threw up their hands.How are three-minute showers going to make a difference, they asked, when they city's p...

TREATMENT PLANT IMPROVEMENTS COMPLETED IN GRESHAM VILLAGE HOLDS OPEN HOUSE CELEBRATION

Oct 22, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture:The Village of Gresham marked the completion of renovations and upgrades to the Village's Wastewater Treatment facility with a community celebration and open house event....