WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Fourth Reading: Paying for Oklahoma City's water plans

Aug 20, 2014 About two weeks from now, Oklahoma City residents will have the opportunity to tell city officials just what they think about a proposed increase in utility bills.The City Council wants to increase residents’ water bills by about 17 percent....

Honduras launches potable waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Honduran water authority Sanaa is seeking a contractor to carry out potable water infrastructure works for Olancho department.The winning bidder will be required to draw up plans for an expansion of the Juticalpa water pipeline's pumping and stora...

City of La Palma Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) to Drive its Smart Water Enterprise

Aug 20, 2014 ARCADIA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of La Palma, California to deploy its flagship smart water network software,...

Raw sewerage from treatment plant spills into Ludmilla Creek in Darwin

Aug 20, 2014

More than 260,000 litres of raw sewerage have spilled into Ludmilla Creek, less than 10 kilometres from Darwin's CBD, the Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has reported.

VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA CHATTANOOGA TENNESSEE ASSEMBLY PLANT AWARDED A FIRST ANNUAL EPA REGION 4 RAIN CATCHER AWARD

Aug 20, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency:Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Volkswagen Group of America with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Commercial Category fo...

State government announces water monitoring framework

Aug 20, 2014 The New South Wales government will implement water monitoring measures at three emerging coal seam gas project sites.Water Minister Kevin Humphries says underground water and baseline water profiles will be mapped in the Gunnedah, Gloucester and ...

São Paulo to re-launch waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Semasa, the water utility serving Brazil's São Paulo state city of Santo André, will re-launch on Friday a 75.1mn-real (US$33.3mn) tender to build a water supply system in the neighborhood of Jardim Pedroso which is also aimed at pre...

State Water Board Approves School Stormwater Program

Aug 20, 2014 The California Environmental Protection Agency's State Water Resources Control Board issued the following news release:In response to the Governor's Emergency Drought Proclamation, the State Water Resources Control Board today approved guidelines ...

Ranch visitor's bill aids sugar

Aug 19, 2014 By Craig Pittman and Michael Van Sickler,Times/Herald Tallahassee BureauTALLAHASSEE - Standing alongside Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and representatives from business groups, U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland on Monday touted federal le...

REMEDIATING LAKE POLLUTION IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

Aug 19, 2014 The following information was released by the United Nations:Representatives from the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Ministry of Agriculture, Water Management and Forestry of the Tuzla Canton and a local non-govern...