WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

MND launched EU tenders in environment and energy efficiency

Oct 21, 2014 Within the framework of the Environment and Energy Efficiency Operational Programme, the Ministry of National Development (MND) supports projects related to urban water supply, wastewater collection and treatment by HUF 58 billion in the first ro...

DRAFT POLAR CODE APPROVED BY IMO'S MARINE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION COMMITTEE

Oct 21, 2014 The following information was released by the International Maritime Organization:A key step on the way to a mandatory Polar Code for ships operating in Arctic and Antarctic waters has been reached with the approval by the Marine Environment Prote...

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Oct 21, 2014 Department of Employment, The Government of Australia has issued the following Jobs: Permanent role Utilise your technical expertise Mitcham location with onsite parkingOur OrganisationYarra Valley Water provides essential water supply a...

Water commission urges governments to stay the course with reforms

Oct 21, 2014 The National Water Commission has used its final assessment of Australia's water reform progress to urge governments not to drop the ball on water issues.The commission, which was established by former Prime Minister John Howard over a decade ago ...

EPA weighs new move to regulate drinking water

Oct 21, 2014

In what some specialists are calling the latest step in a "regulatory evolution," the Environmental Protection Agency said it may expand its authority over drinking water supplies by singling out the element strontium.

Venezuela opens Zulia state water pipeline

Oct 21, 2014

Venezuela's government has opened a water pipeline that will serve the town of Puerto Escondido in Zulia state.

Thailand: Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Plc reveals investment plan

Oct 21, 2014 Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Plc (EASTW), a SET-listed supplier of raw and tap water, has mapped out an investment plan at home and abroad that includes projects to supply major cities in Myanmar, the Bangkok Post reports.

Sound Global Won the Bid for PPP Bundled Project Of 13 Sewage Treatment Plants in Guizhou Province

Oct 21, 2014 Hong Kong, Oct 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Sound Global Ltd. ("Sound Global" or the "Company"; Hong Kong Stock Code:967) is pleased to announce that it has won the bid for the public-private partnership ("PPP") bundled project of 13 sewage treatme...

Green paper lists Macalister water pipeline project for possible funding

Oct 21, 2014

Farmers in the Macalister Irrigation District have welcomed a water project that has been included in a Federal Government green paper.

Announcement of Preliminary Regulatory Determinations for Contaminants on the Third Drinking Water Contaminant Candidate List; Federal Register Extracts

Oct 21, 2014 SUMMARY: The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), as amended in 1996, requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to make regulatory determinations every five years on at least five unregulated contaminants. A regulatory determination is a decis...