WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

State, Federal Agencies and Sacramento River Settlement Contractors Agree on Framework for Water Operations in Fourth Year of Drought

Apr 20, 2015 SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Federal and state agencies along with Sacramento River Settlement Contractors (SRSCs) agreed this week on an integrated framework of actions for Central Valley Project/State Water Project operations for mid-April through Nove...

Safe Hospitals Project [editorial]

Apr 20, 2015 A recent report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) said that 29 percent of healthcare facilities in Nigeria do not have access to clean water and safe toilets.The report, 'Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Healthcare Facilities: Status in Low a...

SO19 9EG, Southern Water Services Limited: Environmental permit application advertisement

Apr 20, 2015 The Environment Agency, UK Government has issued the following news release:he Environment Agency has received an application to vary an environmental permit under the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2010 (that does not i...

Egypt nominated to host 9th World Water Forum

Apr 20, 2015 State Information Service, The Government of Egypt has issued the following news release: Egypt, Ethiopia and South Africa have been selected to nominate one country- out of the three - to host the 9th World Water Forum to be held in six years wi...

Fraudulent water tanker drivers face hefty fines

Apr 20, 2015

Saudi Gazette report

JEDDAH - The Ministry of Water and Electricity has laid down tough measures and regulations to curb the fraudulent practices many water tank drivers engage in, the Arabic daily Makkah reported.

SPOTLIGHT; Mexico mulls tourist resort dam

Apr 20, 2015

Mexico's national water authority Conagua is looking into the possibility of creating a drinking water reservoir to help meet the demand of Guerrero state beach resort Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo.

Welsh Government Contract Notice: Wessex Water Services Limited Issues Contract Notice for "Design Capital Delivery Partners (Target Cost Contracts)."

Apr 20, 2015

Wessex Water Services Limited has issued requirement for "Design Capital Delivery Partners (Target Cost Contracts)."

Posted on: 18/04/2015 Deadline for All responses: N/A

FEDERAL REGISTER: Notice of Availability of Final NPDES General Permits MAG070000 And NHG070000 for Discharges From Dewatering Activities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of New Hampshire: The Dewatering General Permit (DGP)

Apr 20, 2015 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL-9926-45-Region-1] Notice of Availability of Final NPDES General Permits MAG070000 And NHG070000 for Discharges From Dewatering Activities in the C...

Kentucky: Lt. Gov. Luallen Ceremonially Presents $577,700 Grant for Water, Sewer Project in Adairville

Apr 20, 2015 Department of Commonwealth, The State of Kentucky has issued the following news release:Lieutenant Governor Crit Luallen joined federal, state and local officials Wednesday to ceremonially present a $577,700 Community Development Block Grant (CDB...

Lower Waitaki Zone Committee focuses on water quality limits

Apr 20, 2015

Canterbury Regional Council has issued the following news release:

The Lower Waitaki – South Coastal Canterbury Zone Committee will meet in Waimate on Wednesday 15 April for its monthly water management meeting.