WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Canada Job Vacancy Data Analyst – Asset Management

Oct 21, 2014 Office of the Farm Caredit Canada has issued the following news release:Data Analyst – Asset ManagementHalifax WaterJob Location: Halifax CityAre you a Certified Engineering Technologist with experience working in the water/wastewater munic...

LADWP AND L.A. PUBLIC WORKS LAUNCH SMALL BUSINESS TRAINING ACADEMY

Oct 21, 2014 The following information was released by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP):The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) and the City of Los Angeles Department of Public Works recently launched a small business-trainin...

Water Shortages Hit Lusaka

Oct 21, 2014

LUSAKA has been hit by water shortages with some parts completely running dry, while residents in townships have been forced to wake up earlier than normal to line up for the commodity in community kiosks.

Washington: United Nations Officials Visit Detroit to Investigate Violations Human Right to Safe Drinking Water

Oct 21, 2014 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release:Detroit, MI – Officials from the United Nations (UN) will arrive in Detroit this weekend for a three-day fact-finding mission that was spurred by the denial of water and sanitatio...

Water Quality Specialist

Oct 21, 2014 Department of Employment, The Government of Australia has issued the following Jobs: Power and Water Corporation Band 3 Professional Packaged Remuneration Range: $117 902 to $139 464* Fixed vacancy for 12 months, Location: Remote Operati...

Boil-Water Advisory Issued For Key Peninsula Community in Pierce County

Oct 21, 2014 The Washington State Department of Health issued the following news release:The Lake of the Woods Community Club in the town of Wauna, located in northwestern Pierce County, is urging its members to boil their drinking water because potentially ha...

Offshore Oil Platform Owner to Improve Safety and Operations in Gulf of Mexico Following Unauthorized Oil Discharges

Oct 21, 2014 Thursday, October 16, 2014Under a settlement agreement with the United States, ATP Infrastructure Partners LP (ATP-IP) will pay a $1 million civil penalty and perform corrective measures to resolve claims by the U.S. under the Clean Water Act and ...

NJ ENERGY RESILIENCE BANK NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS CRITICAL FACILITIES CAN BEGIN PROCESS TO SECURE RESILIENCE GRANT FUNDS

Oct 21, 2014 The following information was released by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA):As part of the Christie Administrations continuing efforts to minimize the impact of future major power outages and increase energy resiliency, the State...

MND launched EU tenders in environment and energy efficiency

Oct 21, 2014 Within the framework of the Environment and Energy Efficiency Operational Programme, the Ministry of National Development (MND) supports projects related to urban water supply, wastewater collection and treatment by HUF 58 billion in the first ro...

DRAFT POLAR CODE APPROVED BY IMO'S MARINE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION COMMITTEE

Oct 21, 2014 The following information was released by the International Maritime Organization: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...