WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Waterline replacement to start in Jay

Oct 23, 2014

JAY -- Construction to install a new water line and associated parts on Smith Avenue and a section of Route 4 and Route 140, is expected to begin Friday, Mike Wells, superintendent of the Jay Village Water District, said.

Middlesex Water Company Increases Its Common Stock Dividend for the 42nd Consecutive Year

Oct 23, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend payable on December 1, 2014 for shareholders of record as of November 14, 2014. Th...

U.S. EPA Awards $252,000 to Arizona Graduate Students Through Research Fellowships

Oct 23, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced over $252,000 in fellowship grants to three students at Arizona universities conducting research and studying in environ...

United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office Publishes Application for Trademark "Crown Utilities Water, Gas & Power Connections" to Crown Utilities for Various Goods and Services

Oct 22, 2014

South Wales, Oct. 22 -- Crown Utilities Ltd., Bury, has filed the trademark "Crown Utilities Water, Gas & Power Connections" on Sept. 26, for various goods and services.

Head of troubled Sabesp reportedly eyeing exit door

Oct 22, 2014

The president of Latin America's largest water utility São Paulo's beleaguered Sabesp reportedly wants to step down amid the state's worst water crisis on record.

Arizona: Water Services Worker II

Oct 22, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water Services Worker IIClosing Date/Time: Sun. 11/02/14 11:59 PM Arizona TimeSalary: $16.22 - $23.51 Hourly$33,737.60 - $48,900.80 AnnuallyJob Type: Full-Time...

California's water agencies lose millions of gallons underground due to leaky pipes

Oct 22, 2014 As 20 million gallons of drinking water rushed down Sunset Boulevard and flooded the UCLA campus this summer, drought- conscious residents threw up their hands.How are three-minute showers going to make a difference, they asked, when they city's p...

Argentina extends Buenos Aires waterworks tender deadline

Oct 22, 2014

Argentina's state water company Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos (AySA) has given firms more time to bid for a contract to increase sewerage coverage in the greater Buenos Aires area.

Makumbaya, Others Inaugurate New Water Project

Oct 22, 2014 A new water project that will supply clean and portable water to the communities of Mamkubaya, Galoya and Kubariko, all in the Kombo North District West Coast Region, was on Saturday inaugurated at a ceremony held at the Makumbaya village in Kombo...

Boil-Water Advisory Ends for Key Peninsula Community in Pierce County

Oct 22, 2014 The Washington State Department of Health issued the following news release:The boil-water advisory for Lake of the Woods Community Club in the town of Wauna in northwestern Pierce County is over. Lab tests show the water now meets safe drinking w...