WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

UK Contract Awards: WB Power Services Wins Contract for Hiring Mobile Generators

Oct 22, 2014 COVENTRY, United Kingdom, Oct. 21 -- WB Power Services Ltd., Ilkeston, won a contract award from Severn Trent Water Ltd. for hiring mobile generators. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2014/S 202-358234).According to the...

UK Contract Awards: Vauxhall Wins Contract for Company Cars

Oct 22, 2014 COVENTRY, United Kingdom, Oct. 21 -- Vauxhall, Luton, won a contract award from Severn Trent Water Ltd. for company cars. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2014/S 202-358148).According to the description: "The provision ...

Storer re-elected director of NEWWA

Oct 22, 2014

HOLLISTON, Mass. -- John B. Storer of Auburn has been re-elected state director for Maine by the New England Water Works Association, the region's largest and oldest not-for-profit organization of water works professionals.

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.

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.

TREATMENT PLANT IMPROVEMENTS COMPLETED IN GRESHAM VILLAGE HOLDS OPEN HOUSE CELEBRATION

Oct 22, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture:The Village of Gresham marked the completion of renovations and upgrades to the Village's Wastewater Treatment facility with a community celebration and open house event....

Regional Sales Manager (IWS)

Oct 21, 2014 National Defense Industrial Association has issued the following Job Vacancy:Job SummaryCompany Aquatech International CorporationLocation Mcmurray, PA 15317Industries Engineering ServicesJob Type Full Time EmployeeRegional Sales M...

Draft Polar Code Approved by IMO's Marine Environment Protection Committee

Oct 21, 2014 The United Nations' International Maritime Organization issued the following news:A key step on the way to a mandatory Polar Code for ships operating in Arctic and Antarctic waters has been reached with the approval by the Marine Environment Prote...

Gambia Provides Clean Water to Over 85 Percent of Population - Says Veep As She Inaugurates Five Million Water Project

Oct 21, 2014 The vice president of the Republic and Women's Affairs minister has revealed that the government of The Gambia under the leadership of President Jammeh has so far provided clean drinking water to over 85.8% of the population.Her Excellency Aja Dr ...

Yes on Question 6: A vote for safe water, modern infrastructure, flood preparedness

Oct 21, 2014 Do you favor a $10,000,000 bond issue to ensure clean water and safe communities across Maine; to protect drinking water sources; to restore wetlands; to create jobs and vital public infrastructure; and to strengthen the State's long-term economic...