WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Conagua kicks off tender for Mexico City airport site study

Aug 2, 2014

Mexico's water commission (Conagua) is seeking a consultant to study the effects of a change of use of the Texcoco water basin in Mexico state (Edomex).

Pernambuco launches waterworks tender under World Bank initiative

Aug 2, 2014

Brazil's Pernambuco state water utility Compesa has called a tender to expand the water supply system in the city of Olinda, according to a company bid notice.

Water Supply Restored In Kramatorsk

Aug 1, 2014 Water supply has been fully resumed in Kramatorsk, the Donetsk Regional State Administration has reported.Potable water supply is completely resumed from the filter plant.Now water supply will be provided not under the schedule, but in the ordinar...

Minnesota: Open for comment: Birds Eye plan for wastewater improvements

Aug 1, 2014 Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, The State of Minnesota has issued the following press release:The Birds Eye food-processing plant in Waseca is replacing part of its industrial wastewater treatment system in order to reduce pollutants and odor...

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit-City of Bastrop / West Pond Wastewater Treatment Plant AI Number 38076

Aug 1, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for the Ci...

'Crazy projects' threaten İstanbul's water security

Aug 1, 2014


Mega projects such as İstanbul's third bridge and third airport are causing great harm to the city's water resources, according to Chamber of Environmental Engineers President Baran Bozoğlu, speaking to Today's Zaman on Thursday.

Minnesota: Minnesota says EPA wrong to reverse Mesabi Nugget variance decision

Aug 1, 2014 Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, The State of Minnesota has issued the following press release:The Commissioner of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has sent a letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator at Region 5 i...

Boxer, Feinstein, Napolitano, DeFazio Introduce 'W21: Water in the 21st Century' Legislation

Aug 1, 2014 The office of Sen. Barbara A. Boxer, D-Calif., issued the following news release:U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), U.S. Representative Grace Napolitano (D-CA) and U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR) toda...

IP Australia grants trade mark "NuRON" to South East Water Corporation

Aug 1, 2014

South East Water Corporation, has been granted trademark (1532758) titled as "NuRON" from 20-DEC-2012, through 20-DEC-2022, from the Australian trademark office.

Massachusetts: Officials Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of Creation Of Water Trust And $6b Statewide Investment

Aug 1, 2014 The Office of Official General, The State of Massachusetts has issued the following news release:State and federal officials today gathered on Deer Island in Boston to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the creation of the Massachusetts Water Poll...