WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Montana: Water/Wastewater Maintenance Trainee 10066496

Jul 30, 2014 Department of Labor & Industry, The State of Montana has issued the following job announcement:10066496 Job Title: Water/Wastewater Maintenance TraineeEmployer: SUN PRAIRIE VILLAGE CO WATER &Location: GREAT FALLS MT, 59404Description:...

Sabesp rejects federal prosecutors water rationing push

Jul 30, 2014 São Paulo water utility Sabesp has rejected a recommendation by Brazil's federal prosecutor MPF to implement water rationing in the state, federal news service Agência Brasil reported.The rationing idea was a result of continuous drou...

Settlement of Clean Water Act Violations Aims to Prevent Future Oil Spills by Archer Daniels Midland Company

Jul 30, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Archer Daniels Midland Company, a food processing and commodities trading company headquartered in Decatur, Ill., has agreed to settle allegations that it violated the Clean Wat...

Rep. Cuellar Reinstates $5 Million in Funding to US-Mexico Border Water Infrastructure Program

Jul 30, 2014 Office of the House of Representative Henry Cuellar, U.S Government has issued the following news release:This past week, Congressman Henry Cuellar succeeded in reinstating $5 million in federal funding to the United States-Mexico Border Water In...

T-Bar Ranch Well Field Project Receives Public-Private Partnership Award; Black & Veatch EPC Project Recognized for Innovation in Water Supply Management

Jul 30, 2014 DENVER, July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Council for Public-Private Partnerships today recognized the T-Bar Well Field project with its 2014 Infrastructure Project Award. Developed in response to a multi-year drought, the EPC project...

Washington: MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE

Jul 30, 2014 United States Congress has issued the following proceedings and debate details: Enrolled Bill Signed The President pro tempore (Mr. Leahy) reported that he had signed the following enrolled bill, which was previously signed by the Speaker of the ...

Costa Rica tenders water pipeline works

Jul 30, 2014

Costa Rican water authority AyA has published a tender for expansion of potable water infrastructure works in Buenos Aires, Puntarenas province.

EPA Awards Oklahoma $1.3 Million to Reduce Water Contamination Risk in Underground Tanks

Jul 30, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Leaks from underground storage tanks allow toxic fumes and vapors to escape and collect in areas such as parking garages or basements where they can cause explosions or respirat...

Historic Clean Water Act Settlement Will Prevent Millions of Gallons of Sewage Discharges into San Francisco Bay

Jul 30, 2014 The U.S. Department of Justice's Environment & Natural Resources Division issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced a Clean Water Act settlement requiring the East Bay Municipal Utility District...

Washington: Detroit Suspends Water Shutoffs

Jul 30, 2014 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release:“We are glad the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) has announced it will suspend water shutoffs for 15 days to allow residents to demonstrate their inability to pay. Bu...