WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

UAE- Fewa to address water shortage in Ras Al Khaimah

Oct 31, 2014 Julphar is under a water rationalising programme where water is pumped to the area for 36 hours straight and cut for 12 hours so as to supply water to other areas.A number of important projects will be launched in Ras Al Khaimah to address the pro...

Fitch Rates Deltona, FL's Utility System Revs at 'A+'; Outlook Stable

Oct 31, 2014 30 October 2014 - Fitch Ratings assigns an 'A+' rating to the following Deltona, FL (the city) revenue bonds:--$22,120,000 million utility system (the system) revenue bonds, series 2014.Bond proceeds will be used to finance the costs of certain im...

Washington: Texas Oil Company to Pay $1.6 Million Civil Penalty in Settlement of Alleged Oil Spill and Spill Prevention Violations

Oct 31, 2014 US Department of Justice, The Government of USA has issued the following news release: Superior Crude Gathering Inc. (Superior Crude) has agreed to pay a civil penalty for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act stemming from a 2010 crude oil s...

UK Contract Awards: Barhale Wins 1.2 Billion GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Integrated Operational Solutions

Oct 31, 2014 PETERBOROUGH, United Kingdom, Oct. 29 -- Barhale PLC, Walsall, won a 1.2 billion GBP (excluding VAT) multiple awardees contract award from Anglian Water Service Ltd. for integrated operational solutions (Small Works) (Contract Award Notice No.: 20...

California: AB-1527 Public water systems: Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Oct 31, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1527, as amended, Perea. Public water systems: drinking water. Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.Existing law, the Safe Drinking Water State Revolving F...

Forestry and water affairs minister says no water shortage for İstanbul

Oct 31, 2014

İSTANBUL (CİHAN)- Forestry and Water Affairs Minister Veysel Eroğlu said to the media in İstanbul on Thursday that according to his ministry's drought management plan, İstanbul will not have any water shortages.

Fitch Affirms New York State Environmental Facilities Corp's 1991 MFI SRF Bds at 'AAA'

Oct 31, 2014 30 October 2014 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'AAA' ratings on the following New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation's (EFC) state clean water and drinking water revolving funds revenue bonds (pooled financing program - 1991 master ...

Avon Lake Among First Recipients of State Grants to Purchase Cyanobacteria Monitoring Equipment for Drinking Water Plants

Oct 31, 2014 The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Ohio EPA has awarded Avon Lake one of the first grants to purchase testing equipment to monitor the city's drinking water supply for cyanobacteria. Ohio EPA Director Craig ...

California: AB-1043 Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination.(2013-2014)

Oct 31, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1043, as amended, Chau. Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination....

Reclamation Announces Biological Opinions 2014 Annual Science Review and Workshop for the Long-term Operation of the CVP/SWP

Oct 31, 2014 SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- The Bureau of Reclamation and the Delta Science Program, in coordination with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Marine Fisheries Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and California Department ...