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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.

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).

DEQ Fines Pacific Coast Fruit Company $5,000 Forstormwater Violations near Willamette River in NE Portland

May 2, 2015 The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality fined Pacific Coast Fruit Company $5,000 for stormwater violations at its fruit and vegetable distribution facility at ...

Sri Rama Sagar Stage-II Project

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:Sri Rama Sagar Stage-II Major Irrigation Project, which benefits Warangal, Khammam and Nalgonda districts in Telangana, was started in 1995 but has not yet bee...

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...

Rep. Curbelo on the Inclusion of Everglades and Keys Funding in FY16 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill

May 2, 2015 Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla. (26th CD), issued the following news release:Today, the House passed H.R. 2028, the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016. Rep. Curbelo (FL-26) issued the following statement in supp...

Water treatment plant being set up in Jamalpur

May 2, 2015

The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release:


Ground water treatment plant is being set up to increase pure drinking-water supply in Jamalpur municipality area.

Wastewater Infrastructure Networks Conference

May 2, 2015 Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors has issued the following news release:Wastewater Infrastructure Networks ConferenceWater companies are being required to do more with less in AMP6 which is driving the industry’s appetite...

Weekly Column: The Water Quality Protection Act

May 2, 2015 The office of Sen. Mike Rounds, R-S.D., issued the following column:In 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposed a rule to expand the definition of 'waters of the U.S.' This power grab would dram...