WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Desalination plant will drought-proof Adelaide, SA Government maintains

Apr 28, 2015 South Australians will be grateful Adelaide has a desalination plant when drought next hits, Environment and Water Minister Ian Hunter says.Critics including the Opposition said the plant in Adelaide's south was costly to build and was expensive t...

Orange County Utilities Reduces Abandoned Calls by 75 Percent and Offers Customers an Improved One-Minute Speed-to-answer Time

Apr 28, 2015 Oracle, a developer of hardware and software products, issued the following news release:A utility's success depends on meeting the needs of its customers. Orange County Utilities, (http://www.orangecountyfl.net/tabid/371/default.aspx#.VOIuIy7kqy4...

Water Board Begins to Build Murang'a Tunnel

Apr 27, 2015 The Athi Water Services Board has been accused of starting the construction of Northern Water Tunnel without clear guidelines by the stakeholders.Murang'a Senator Kembi Gitura said the board is acting with impunity by constructing the water tunnel.

Oommen Chandy to commission drinking water project

Apr 27, 2015 Oommen Chandy, Chief Minister of Kerala, will commission the drinking water project (http://www.projectstoday.com/News/Mega-drinking-water-project-for-Nuapada-and-Kalahandi) of the Kalpetta municipality at the HIMUP school grounds, on 3 May 2015.

A G Trading Co Receives Approval for Trademark GSC (WITH DEVICE)

Apr 27, 2015 Mumbai, April 27 -- A G Trading Co received approval from Office of The Trade Marks Registry on the trademark GSC (WITH DEVICE) (1922443).The description of the mark registered is "Water filters water purification system like RO system, UV water p...

NAFDAC Tests Pure Water in Jigawa

Apr 27, 2015

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has ordered packaged water (pure water) producers in Jigawa State to present their products for physic-chemical and microbiological test analysis.

Nibley residents still can't drink water

Apr 27, 2015 By Ben LockhartDeseret NewsNIBLEY, Cache County - Residents in this Cache County city who have endured more than 48 hours without usable running water can now use it around the house, but they will have to wait before they can drink it again.

Water Utility to Overhaul Staff to Revamp Operations

Apr 27, 2015 The Water and Sanitation Corporation Limited (Wasac) will today advertise 117 open job positions to seek expertise it needs to improve its services.James Sano, the WASAC chief executive, said this while appearing before a parliamentary Standing Co...

Addressing Nepal's Water Crisis

Apr 27, 2015 Despite recent achievements in bringing water to a growing percentage of the population, Nepal continues to suffer from a water crisis, with many people still unable to access to clean water sources. For communities in the remote mountains and hi...

OKC may provide water services to Tinker AFB

Apr 27, 2015 OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City has submitted a proposal to take over the water and sewer operations at Tinker Air Force Base, but it won’t find out anything until at least June.The initiative is part of a nationwide effort by the Depart...