WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Idaho: DEQ seeks comment on draft wastewater reuse permit modification for Rivervine Water & Sewer

Mar 31, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking public comment on a draft modification to the wastewater reuse permit for Rivervine Water & Sewer, LLC, i...

Layne Christensen Secures $110 Mln in New Contracts For FY15; Shares Gain 8%

Mar 31, 2015 Layne Christensen (LAYN) has announced that new contracts worth as much as $110 million have been secured by its subsidiaries, Layne Geroconstruction, Inliner, Heavy Civil, Water Resources and Mineral Services over the past 90 days. Most of these...

Water supply to be hit in certain areas on March 31

Mar 31, 2015 Hyderabad, March 27 -- The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board has informed that due to maintenance work on 1000 mm dia PSC main from Sanathnagar to Control Room, a shutdown is being taken from 9 AM on March 30 to 9 AM on March ...

AP launches Rs. 1,300cr water infra project

Mar 31, 2015 In order to quench the perennial thirst of the parched Rayalaseema districts, the state Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, has recently laid the foundation stone for the irrigation and water infra venture known as Pattiseema Lift Irrigation Proj...

Esri Releases Nighttime Flow Analysis Solution to Identify Water Loss in Metered Service Areas

Mar 31, 2015 Esri issued the following news release:Esri this month announced the release of its Nighttime Flow Analysis solution. This COTS configuration of Esri's ArcGIS platform helps water utilities identify areas with underground leaks and other sources o...

State Water Board to Host Free Funding Fair on Infrastructure Projects in San Diego

Mar 31, 2015 The California Environmental Protection Agency's State Water Resources Control Board issued the following news release:The State Water Resources Control Board, along with five partner agencies, will host a free California Financing Coordinating Co...

UN: UN calls for 'hydro-diplomacy' as world faces growing water shortage

Mar 31, 2015 New York, US (PANA) - The international community must gear up for a new era of "hydro diplomacy" as the threat of water scarcity risks plunging the world into a period of geopolitical tension and stunted development, UN Deputy Secretary-General, ...

UN calls for hydro-diplomacy as world faces growing water shortages

Mar 31, 2015 New York, Mar 31 (IBNS): The international community must gear up for a new era of "hydro-diplomacy" as the threat of water scarcity risks plunging the world into a period of geopolitical tension and stunted development, United Nations Deputy Secr...

Court Approves Destruction of Blounts Creek

Mar 31, 2015 The Southern Environmental Law Center issued the following news release:A state administrative court upheld a state permit that would allow a proposed Martin Marietta mine to destroy a popular fishing creek in eastern North Carolina with wastewate...

Rep. McNerney Introduces Legislation to Help Address California Drought

Mar 31, 2015 Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Calif. (9th), issued the following news release:With California in the midst of its worst drought in a generation, Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) has introduced two water-related bills: one that would help local water agencies ...