WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Look Ahead: Committee Announces Hearing Schedule for the Week of February 2

Jan 31, 2015 The House Energy and Commerce Committee issued the following news release:The House Energy and Commerce Committee today announced its hearing schedule for the week of February 2. The committee will conduct oversight of the U.S. public health respo...

Iowa: Student Intern, Water Resources - Water

Jan 31, 2015

Department of Iowa Workforce Development, The State of Iowa has issued the following job opportunities:

Wage Location MUSCATINE, IA 52761

District Partnering with GRU on Water-Saving Technology

Jan 31, 2015 The St. John's River Water Management District issued the following news release:The St. Johns River Water Management District will continue to partner with Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) on its program to replace old analog-style water mete...

FAIR & EVENTS: Effluent Treatment for Textiles- Dow to organize best practices seminar at Tirupur

Jan 31, 2015 * 'Water and Business Quality' as key theme* Trends in hygiene fabrics also in focus at the seminarDow Water and Process Solutions is organizing a seminar for the textile industry on wastewater treatment on 6th February, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 10:00...

Winnipeg's Public Water a Service to be Proud of

Jan 31, 2015 The Canadian Union of Public Employees issued the following news release:Following two days of a precautionary boil water advisory, final testing proved that there is nothing wrong with Winnipeg's water. Winnipeggers should be confident with the q...

Sarawak Gets RM217 Million Federal Allocation For Water Treatment, Sewerage Projects

Jan 31, 2015 Here is the text of news released by official news agency Bernama on its website:Sarawak has been allocated a sum of RM217 million from the federal government to implement 16 water treatment and sewerage projects statewide as of January this year.

UK Contract Awards: Advanced 365 Wins Contract for Infrastructure Provider IS Core Services

Jan 31, 2015 READING, United Kingdom, Jan. 29 -- Advanced 365 Ltd., London, won a contract award from Thames Water Utilities Ltd. to provide Infrastructure provider IS core services. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2015/S 020-033134).

S&P Upgrades Atlanta Water and Wastewater Revenue Bonds Fitch Improves Outlook

Jan 31, 2015 The city of Atlanta issued the following news release:The City of Atlanta announced today that it has won a rating upgrade and positive outlook on its water and wastewater bonds from Standard & Poor's (S&P) Investor Services and Fitch Rati...

New pollution limits set for Nova Scotia pulp mill, but it will challenge rules; Nova Scotia mill to challenge pollution rules

Jan 31, 2015

HALIFAX - A pulp mill in Nova Scotia that has come under fire for exceeding pollution limits plans to challenge a new industrial permit that calls for tighter restrictions on emissions and water consumption.

EPA Leads Effort to Contain Jet Fuel Spill on Sand Island

Jan 31, 2015 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued a federal Clean Water Act order to ensure the continued cleanup of spilled jet fuel at a tank farm facility on the Sand Is...