WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Raw sewerage from treatment plant spills into Ludmilla Creek in Darwin

Aug 20, 2014

More than 260,000 litres of raw sewerage have spilled into Ludmilla Creek, less than 10 kilometres from Darwin's CBD, the Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has reported.

VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA CHATTANOOGA TENNESSEE ASSEMBLY PLANT AWARDED A FIRST ANNUAL EPA REGION 4 RAIN CATCHER AWARD

Aug 20, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency:Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Volkswagen Group of America with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Commercial Category fo...

City of La Palma Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) to Drive its Smart Water Enterprise

Aug 20, 2014 ARCADIA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of La Palma, California to deploy its flagship smart water network software,...

São Paulo to re-launch waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Semasa, the water utility serving Brazil's São Paulo state city of Santo André, will re-launch on Friday a 75.1mn-real (US$33.3mn) tender to build a water supply system in the neighborhood of Jardim Pedroso which is also aimed at pre...

Honduras launches potable waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Honduran water authority Sanaa is seeking a contractor to carry out potable water infrastructure works for Olancho department.The winning bidder will be required to draw up plans for an expansion of the Juticalpa water pipeline's pumping and stora...

Major Florida Wastewater Violators Go Unpunished

Aug 19, 2014 Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility issued the following news release:Florida's major wastewater dischargers remain in violation of their Clean Water Act permits for years with little or no enforcement action, according to an analysi...

BEACH CONDITIONS

Aug 19, 2014 The Government of Manitoba has issued the following news release: Water testing this week has shown that levels of Escherichia coli (E. coli) were within recreational water quality guidelines at all beaches monitored by Manitoba Conservation and ...

Reclamation Releases Environmental Document for South Sutter Water District Pleasant Grove Canal Fish Screen Project

Aug 19, 2014 The U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation issued the following news release:The Bureau of Reclamation has released a Draft Environmental Assessment for the South Sutter Water District Pleasant Grove Canal Fish Screen Project, loc...

Wisconsin: Public comment period open for Forest Junction sanitary district wastewater treatment plant improvements

Aug 19, 2014 DNR, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:A proposal for improvements to the Forest Junction sanitary district wastewater treatment plant is open for public comment. The treatment plant improvements are needed to meet new ...

Study on Ontario First Nations Nutrition Notes Dietary Shortcomings and Favours Traditional Foods

Aug 19, 2014 The University of Ottawa issued the following news release:A recently published study on the food quality and security of members of Ontario First Nations living on reserve shows that the diet for majority does not meet Health Canada's Food Guide ...