WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

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...

New Tracers Can Identify Frack Fluids in the Environment

Oct 21, 2014 The National Science Foundation issued the following news release:Scientists have developed new geochemical tracers that can identify hydraulic fracturing flowback fluids that have been spilled or released into the environment.The tracers have bee...

Australian Patent granted to Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies Support, titled as "Method of treating municipal wastewater and producing biomass with biopolymer production potential"

Oct 21, 2014 Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies Support, has been granted patent on October 16, 2014, titled as "Method of treating municipal wastewater and producing biomass with biopolymer production potential"Name of Inventor(s): Bengtsson, Simon Ol...

Ireland: What's the story...with Irish Water?

Oct 21, 2014 The Competition Authority has issued the following news release: The Competition Authority has received a number of complaints about Irish Water. The complaints relate to a number of issues including the following: Irish Water has been set up...

Canada Job Vacancy Data Analyst – Asset Management

Oct 21, 2014 Office of the Farm Caredit Canada has issued the following news release:Data Analyst – Asset ManagementHalifax WaterJob Location: Halifax CityAre you a Certified Engineering Technologist with experience working in the water/wastewater munic...

LADWP AND L.A. PUBLIC WORKS LAUNCH SMALL BUSINESS TRAINING ACADEMY

Oct 21, 2014 The following information was released by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP):The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) and the City of Los Angeles Department of Public Works recently launched a small business-trainin...

Water Shortages Hit Lusaka

Oct 21, 2014

LUSAKA has been hit by water shortages with some parts completely running dry, while residents in townships have been forced to wake up earlier than normal to line up for the commodity in community kiosks.