WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

India Tender Notice: Bharat Coking Coal (BCCL) Seeks "Laying D.I. Pipe with Fittings for Drinking Water Supply"

Oct 21, 2014

DHANBAD, Jharkhand, Oct. 21 -- Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. (BCCL) has a requirement for "Laying D.I. Pipe with Fittings for Drinking Water Supply under Civil Engg. Dept."

Water Resources Engineer Uses Advanced Sensing, Crowdsourcing, Other Tools to Predict Urban Water Flow, Hazards and Infrastructure Needs

Oct 21, 2014 The University of Texas-Arlington issued the following news release:A UT Arlington water resources engineer has been awarded a four-year, $1.2 million National Science Foundation grant to improve sustainability of large urban areas from extreme we...

United States: PA Supreme Court Attempts To Take Eminent Domain Apart: Ruling Restricts Water Authorities Power To Condemn But Avoids Broader Constitutional Law Questions

Oct 21, 2014 In September, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court unanimously decided in Reading Area Water Authority v. Schuylkill River Greenway, that a "water authority" may not condemn a utility easement over privately-owned land for the sole purpose of providing ...

Thailand: Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Plc reveals investment plan

Oct 21, 2014 Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Plc (EASTW), a SET-listed supplier of raw and tap water, has mapped out an investment plan at home and abroad that includes projects to supply major cities in Myanmar, the Bangkok Post reports.

Sound Global Won the Bid for PPP Bundled Project Of 13 Sewage Treatment Plants in Guizhou Province

Oct 21, 2014 Hong Kong, Oct 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Sound Global Ltd. ("Sound Global" or the "Company"; Hong Kong Stock Code:967) is pleased to announce that it has won the bid for the public-private partnership ("PPP") bundled project of 13 sewage treatme...

EPA Seeks Comments on Preliminary Regulatory Determinations for Third Drinking Water Contaminant Candidate List

Oct 21, 2014 WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published the following proposed rule in the Federal Register:Announcement of Preliminary Regulatory Determinations for Contaminants on the Third Drinking Water Contaminant Candidate ...

State and Local Agencies Announce Nashville Urban Runoff 5K, Water Quality Festival

Oct 21, 2014 The Tennessee Department of Agriculture issued the following news:The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, the Tennessee Department of Agriculture's Division of Forestry, Nashville's Metro Water Services and the Tennessee Stormwat...

Finding Durable Foul-Release Coatings to Control Invasive Mussel Attachment Highlighted in Bureau of Reclamation Study

Oct 21, 2014 DENVER - The Bureau of Reclamation has released a report summarizing six years of testing coatings to control the attachment of quagga and zebra mussels to water and power facilities. Since the study began in 2008, Reclamation has tested more than...

Green paper lists Macalister water pipeline project for possible funding

Oct 21, 2014

Farmers in the Macalister Irrigation District have welcomed a water project that has been included in a Federal Government green paper.

Announcement of Preliminary Regulatory Determinations for Contaminants on the Third Drinking Water Contaminant Candidate List; Federal Register Extracts

Oct 21, 2014 SUMMARY: The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), as amended in 1996, requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to make regulatory determinations every five years on at least five unregulated contaminants. A regulatory determination is a decis...