WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Water purifier made from foil chip packets and glass tube might save lives in PNG

Sep 15, 2014 ADELAIDE, Sept. 15 -- Adelaide engineering students have developed a simple water treatment system using foil chip packets and glass tubing, hoping they can save lives in the developing world.Globally, polluted water is blamed for an estimated 1.5...

Treatment plant to cut chlorides

Sep 14, 2014

A Warren County industrial treatment plant agreed to install equipment that would remove high levels of chloride from gas-drilling wastewater as part of settling a federal lawsuit.

Request prompts debate on waiving regulations

Sep 14, 2014

North Huntingdon commissioners have approved a request from the Kenny Ross group to deviate from the township's requirements for managing storm water at a Subaru dealership being built along Route 30.

Manchin and Rockefeller Announce More Than $2 Million for Critical Water Infrastructure Project in Calhoun County

Sep 14, 2014 Office of the Senator Joe Manchin, U.S Government has issued the following news release:U.S Senators Joe Manchin and Jay Rockefeller today announced that a total of $2,415,000 has been awarded to the Pleasant Hill Public Service District for the ...

Jhumri Tilayia water supply inaugurated

Sep 14, 2014

Koderma, Sept. 13 -- State Drinking Water and Sanitation minister Jai Prakash Bhai Patel and State Women and Child development Minister and local MLA Annapurna Devi today jointly inaugurated the Jhumri Tilayia water supply scheme.

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

Sep 14, 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...

State DOT fined for storm runoff violating U.S. law

Sep 13, 2014



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The state Department of Transportation has been fined $1.2 million and ordered to correct federal Clean Water Act stormwater violations at Honolulu and Kalaeloa harbors, it was announced Wednesday.

Rockefeller and Manchin Announce More Than $2 Million for Critical Water Infrastructure Project in Calhoun County

Sep 13, 2014 The office of Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., issued the following news release:U.S Senators Jay Rockefeller and Joe Manchin today announced that a total of $2,415,000 has been awarded to the Pleasant Hill Public Service District for the Water Exte...

Storage Status of 85 Important Reservoirs of the Country as on September 11, 2014

Sep 13, 2014 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:The Water Storage available in 85 important reservoirs of the country as on September 11, 2014 was 119.785 BCM which is 77% of total storage capacity of these ...

SECRETARY HERSCHEL T. VINYARD JR. ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING DISTRICT PROGRESS ON MAJOR ST. LUCIE ESTUARY PROJECT

Sep 13, 2014 TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Sept. 11 -- The Florida Department of Environmental Protection issued the following statement:"Today, the Governing Board Members of the South Florida Water Management District demonstrated, once again, their unwavering commitme...