WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Canberra's ACTEW to become Icon Water

Nov 1, 2014

ACT water and sewerage utility ACTEW will change its name to help address confusion about its brand.

From early next year, ACTEW will be known as Icon Water.

WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF ABSOLUTE AERATION FOR "APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ENHANCED WASTEWATER TREATMENT" (AMERICAN INVENTORS)

Oct 31, 2014 GENEVA, Oct. 31 -- Publication No. WO/2014/176388 was published on Oct. 30.Title of the invention: "APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ENHANCED WASTEWATER TREATMENT." Applicants: ABSOLUTE AERATION (US). Inventors: Griscom Bettle III (US), James Rhrodrick Ke...

Ireland: Clerk of Works - Water / Wastewater

Oct 31, 2014 Northern Ireland Environment Link has issued the following job vacancy:Clerk of Works - Water / Wastewater Leinster / Munster / Connacht Not disclosed Permanent full-time Updated 29/10/2014 Michael Knox

Illinois: Washington Street Water Main Lining Project Set to Begin October 21

Oct 31, 2014 City of Evanston, The State of Illinois has issued the following news release:As part of the City of Evanston’s annual capital improvement program, the 85-year-old water main on Washington Street between Dodge and Dewey Avenues will be reha...

Challenges to providing clean drinking water across India

Oct 31, 2014 A multi-pronged strategy and policy framework should be developed to tackle the challenge of providing clean drinking water. The government should not only develop the physical infrastructure but should also invest in the awareness generation for ...

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...

Florida: Crew Leader-Water Distribution (Nov 2013)

Oct 31, 2014 City of Boynton Beach, The State of Florida has issued the following news release:Job Title: Crew Leader-Water Distribution (Nov 2013)Opening Date/Time: Wed. 04/16/14 12:00 AM Eastern TimeClosing Date/Time: ContinuousSalary: $14.22/HourJob Ty...

RELEASE: ON SANDY ANNIVERSARY, CAP REPORT CALLS FOR INVESTMENT IN BETTER WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE

Oct 31, 2014 The following information was released by the Center for American Progress:The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, which took the lives of 117 people and caused billions of dollars in property damage and lost economic output, has renewed the f...

Australia: 1047406 Ontario Owns Trademark for 'PURIFICS'

Oct 31, 2014 Australia, Oct. 30 -- 1047406 Ontario Ltd., CANADA, owns the trademark (1530015) for 'PURIFICS' from Dec. 6, 2012, through Dec. 6, 2022.Status: Registered/Protected Classes: 7 [Dewatering machines for use in treatment of liquids including water, i...

Utah: Texas Company to Pay $1.6M for Oil Spill Violations

Oct 31, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah 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...