STORAGE ARTICLES

EPA Action: EPA invites public comment on Northern Gulf of Mexico action plan

Also in this report: Proposed Consent Decree lodged in S. Carolina; Intent to prepare Draft Environmental Impact Statement; Notice of public workshop; Proposed Consent Decree lodged in Louisiana; N...

South Florida Water Management District to recommend tighter water restrictions

In response to a wet season that did little to alleviate the ongoing water shortage, South Florida Water Management District staff has recommended that the District Governing Board move to increase...

Going Underground: Hired camera for safe underground inspections

Advanced remote visual inspection equipment from Ashtead Technology Rentals helped one client explore a confined drainage and water storage network without having to venture underground himself, re...

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...