WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

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...

Production of Industrial Nano-Membrane for Water, Wastewater Purification Device in Iran

May 2, 2015 TEHRAN (FNA)- Ab Roobesh Rosoob (Mahsar) Engineering and Productive Company produced and presented to the market water and wastewater purification devices using nanotechnology.This device works based on the harmodynamic method and has a high effic...

TDEC, MTSU Announce Partnership to Address Water and Wastewater Workforce Demands

May 2, 2015 Middle Tennessee State University issued the following news release:The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) and Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) announced today a partnership that will expand individual opportunitie...

Clawson Helps Procure Over $180 Million of Funding in House Bill for Everglades Restoration Projects and Seepage Control of the Herbert Hoover Dike

May 2, 2015 Rep. Curt Clawson, R-Fla. (19th CD), issued the following news release:The U.S. House of Representatives today passed H.R. 2028 - The Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016. During the appropriations process, Co...

Water Replenishment District to pay $9.1 million to settle Prop. 218 lawsuit

May 2, 2015 LAKEWOOD - The Water Replenishment District of Southern California has agreed to pay $9.1 million to settle a Proposition 218 lawsuit brought by four Southeast-area cities.The settlement with Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey and Signal Hill was releas...

DEQ Schedules Public Meeting on Drinking Water State Revolving Fund 2016 Intended Use Plan

May 2, 2015 The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Water Quality Division within the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a public meeting at 1:30 p.m., Monday, June 1, 2015, at the agenc...

After Schumer's Push, Senator Announces $3.3 Million for South Farmingdale Water District as a Result of Major Settlement Reached With U.S. Navy

May 2, 2015 The office of Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer presented the South Farmingdale Water District (SFWD) with a check for $3.3 million due to the recent U.S. Navy reimbursement s...

Expert Committee on Inter Linking of Rivers

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has constituted a “Task Force for Interlinking of Rivers” vide Office Memoran...

BE CAUTIOUS OF OVER-FERTILIZING THIS SPRING

May 2, 2015 FREEHOLD, N.J., May 1 -- Monmouth County issued the following press release:The Monmouth County Health Department reminds residents to be cautious when putting down fertilizers this spring as an excess of fertilizers and over-watering can lead to ...

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...