STORAGE ARTICLES

Law firm outraged by water contamination in western North Carolina

Residents in the small town of Peachtree in Cherokee County have been warned not to drink, shower or wash their clothes in the water from their wells. Recent groundwater testing in the area detecte...

EPA Action: EPA, Navajo Nation inspect 40 underground tanks on tribal lands

Also in this report: Public comment period for proposed Clean Water Act Consent Decree; EPA adds 7 sites, proposes 12, to Superfund list; EPA orders egg farm to cease discharge of pollutants; EPA o...

Gov. Schwarzenegger submits $9B water infrastructure proposal

Governor Schwarzenegger announced a $9 billion comprehensive water infrastructure proposal to be introduced in the legislative special session that he called in response to California's water crisi...

Bundamba plant begins to produce recycled water

The Bundamba Advanced Water Treatment (AWT) plant near Brisbane has produced purified recycled water for the first time, achieving a significant milestone for Australia's largest recycled water sch...

Lakehaven Utility District selects CUSI and UMS.net for billing, CIS

Continental Utility Solutions Inc. (CUSI), a leading provider of utility billing software to the public sector, announced today that Lakehaven Utility District has contracted to purchase and implem...

Playpumps International exceeds '100 Pumps in 100 Days' goal

PlayPumps International announced today that its innovative 100-day grassroots campaign raised more than $1.5 million to donate 111 PlayPump water systems to communities in sub-Saharan Africa, whic...

WCSA names Cornett assistant general manager/operations and maintenance manager

The Washington County Service Authority has promoted Robbie Cornett to assistant general manager/operations and maintenance manager. Cornett, who has extensive experience in operating the water dis...

WaterBriefs: Shortage of water in open-cast mining calls for new solutions

Also in this report: Aqua America names new treasurer; GE Fanuc Production Management Software achieves SAP certification; Three PNNL technologies named in top 100 worldwide; SanAir Technologies na...

Rainwater harvesting systems could ease summer floods

Rainwater recycling should be compulsory in all new buildings to help combat climate change and ease the UK's water crisis. Despite all the recent rainfall the UK is short of water: Britain has les...

Earth Tech wins two contracts in the UK totaling USD $62.5M

Earth Tech Inc., a business unit of Tyco International Ltd., and a global provider of consulting, engineering and construction services, has been awarded two contracts by Yorkshire Water to upgrade...