WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Makkah needs better water network: Expert

May 3, 2015

It is imperative to maintain clean water resources and use the best method and state-of-the-art technology to treat sewage water in view of rapidly rising population and lack of water resources in Makkah.

UK Contract Awards: Emerson Crane Hire Wins Contract for Crane Hiring Services

May 3, 2015

READING, United Kingdom, May 2 -- Emerson Crane Hire Ltd., London, won a contract award from Thames Water Utilities Ltd. to provide crane hiring services. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2015/S 085-153803).

Water Resources Ministry and UNICEF sign joint work agreement to provide drinking water for citizens

May 3, 2015

Damascus, SANA- Ministry of Water Resources and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) signed Sunday a joint work agreement to carry out vital projects in water and sanitation sectors to provide drinking water for citizens in all areas.

Interlinking of Rivers

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:At the time of preparation of Detailed Project Report of the individual river link projects, detailed Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) studies as per Term...

House Passes Gosar Amendments Supporting Increased Water Storage, Western Drought Solutions

May 2, 2015 Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., (4th CD), issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after successfully passing amendments on the House floor that protect and promote critical...

Storage Status of 91 Important Reservoirs of the Country as on April 30, 2015

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:The Water Storage available in 91 important reservoirs of the country as on April 30, 2015 was 48.622 BCM which is 31% of total storage capacity of these reser...

Winnipeg city hall says review finds water safe after boil-water advisory; Report released into Winnipeg water scare

May 2, 2015

WINNIPEG - Officials with Winnipeg city hall say an external review has confirmed there was no contamination of the city's drinking water in January.

Water Regulations Authority Mooted

May 2, 2015 Government wants to come up with a Water and Wastewater Services Regulatory Authority that will, among other things, ensure that local authorities charge residents affordable water tariffs and closely monitor the discharge of waste to reduce envir...

Notice of Proposed Reissuance of an Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (APDES) Individual Permit for ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc. Kenai Liquefied Natural Gas Facility

May 2, 2015 The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued the following public notice:A Fact Sheet and associated documents are available for review. For inquiries or to request copies of documents, contact:DEC Contact:Jim Heumann, P.E.Alaska Dep...

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane engages Sedibeng District residents on Sedibeng Regional Sewer Scheme (SRSS), 5 May

May 2, 2015 The Minister of Water and Sanitation, Mrs Nomvula Mokonyane will host a public engagement to address Sedibeng District Municipality residents on the progress around the Sedibeng Regional Sewer Scheme (SRSS). The SRSS has been identified by the Pr...