WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

UK Contract Awards: Jacobs UK Wins Contract for Water Resource and Supply Resilience Services

Apr 20, 2015 BELFAST, United Kingdom, April 18 -- Jacobs UK Ltd., Belfast, won a contract award from Northern Ireland Water to provide water resource and supply resilience services (Contract Award Notice No.: 2015/S 076-135152). The lowest offer is 600,000 GBP...

Finish repair, restoration works of tanks by May-end: Naidu

Apr 20, 2015 Hyderabad, April 18 -- In order to enhance ground water table in the state, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday suggested officials to work on improving the ground-water level in the state between 3 metres and 8 metres in the next four ...

ESMA extended for six months in Water Board, strikes prohibited

Apr 20, 2015 Hyderabad, April 18 -- The Telangana Government has prohibited strikes in all services connected with the maintenance of Water Supply, Sewerage and distribution in the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWSSB) under Essential...

Global action needed to ensure water security

Apr 19, 2015 ABU DHABI, 18th April 2015 (WAM) - A United Arab Emirates newspaper has highlighted the importance of water security following a caution by the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation that continuing overconsumption and the impact of climate change w...

Contrary to PHE claim, people in Kashmir still face water shortage

Apr 19, 2015 Srinagar, April 19 -- Contrary to claim made by Public Health Engineering (PHE) department that majority water supply schemes have been restored after September last year floods and March heavy rain, the situation on the ground is entirely differe...

United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office Publishes Application for Trademark "ucml" to Utilities Connections Management for Various Services

Apr 19, 2015 South Wales, April 19 -- Utilities Connections Management Ltd., Wrexham, has filed the trademark "ucml" on March 25, for various services.The trademark application (journal number: 2015/016) was published on April 17. Class(es): 37 [Advisory servi...

California water-saving mandate shrinks cuts for some cities

Apr 19, 2015 SACRAMENTO >> Water use must plummet in each California community under Gov. Jerry Brown's sweeping plan to get through a relentless drought, but regulators on Saturday offered some cities relief from drastic cuts.Brown this month ordered a ...

Rep. Cuellar, City of La Vernia Unveil New Water Well

Apr 18, 2015 Rep. Henry Cuellar, R-Texas (28th CD), issued the following news release:Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) with La Vernia Mayor Robert Gregory and city council members today unveiled the new Water Well 6 in the city of La Vernia. In 2010, Cuellar...

AG KOSTER SUES MEAT-PROCESSING FACILITY FOR POLLUTING STREAM WITH ANIMAL WASTE

Apr 18, 2015 The following information was released by the Missouri Attorney General:Attorney General Chris Koster announced today he has filed a lawsuit in Cape Girardeau County Circuit Court against Fruitland American Meat, LLC, a Jackson meat-processing pla...

Singapore/South Korea: Singapore, South Korean firms cooperate in water solutions

Apr 18, 2015 Singapore's national water agency PUB and leading Republic of Korea (RoK) water firm Korea Water Resources Corporation (K-water) on April 14 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on knowledge sharing and developing solutions an...