WaterBriefs: Datagram donates web hosting services to non-profit organization
Also in this report: Bentley appoints Baker Egerton VP, Lead Generation; Apollo Valves earns accreditation for engineering laboratory; Balmac Inc. launches new website; Hurley to head Garlock Compression Packing product line; Dunn to head NSF's Beverage Quality Program; WEF 2009 specialty conferences issue call for abstracts; Profile Products employees achieve certification, testing success; Discover the politics of water; Foster Wheeler chairman/CEO announces retirement plans...
In other news below:
-- Bentley appoints Baker Egerton VP, Lead Generation
-- Apollo Valves earns accreditation for engineering laboratory
-- Balmac Inc. launches new website
-- Hurley to head Garlock Compression Packing product line
-- Dunn to head NSF's Beverage Quality Program
-- WEF 2009 specialty conferences issue call for abstracts
-- Profile Products employees achieve certification, testing success
-- Discover the politics of water
-- Foster Wheeler chairman/CEO announces retirement plans
• Datagram donates web hosting services to non-profit organization
NEW YORK, NY -- Datagram, the Internet Network Services Company, announces its in-kind donation of dedicated hosting services and Internet access to charity: water, the non-profit bringing clean, and safe water to people in developing nations...
Among other recent headlines:
• Bentley appoints Baker Egerton VP, Lead Generation
EXTON, PA -- Bentley Systems, Incorporated has appointed Baker Egerton to the newly created position of vice president, lead generation, in Bentley's marketing group...
-- "Bentley opens 2009 BE Awards Student Design Competition"
-- "Bentley launches Building Performance Group, names Noah Eckhouse VP"
-- "Bentley expands professional services for structural engineering, plant application users in North America "
• Apollo Valves earns accreditation for engineering laboratory
PAGELAND, SC -- Apollo Valves has earned ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation for its engineering laboratory in Pageland, S.C. Apollo® is the first U.S. valve manufacturer to meet this standard, which many consider to be among the industry's most important for engineering test facilities...
-- "Apollo Valves announces membership in US Green Building Council"
-- "Apollo Valves takes active role on Supplier Council of MCAA"
• Balmac Inc. launches new website
PLAIN CITY, OH -- Balmac Inc., a 30+ year manufacturer of vibration meters, transmitters, monitors, switches and analyzer/balancing instruments has introduced its new and improved website...
• Hurley to head Garlock Compression Packing product line
PALMYRA, NY -- Garlock Sealing Technologies has appointed Tim Hurley senior product manager for its line of compression packing. In his new role, he will be responsible for the global growth of the compression packing group through innovation, strategic accounts, OEMs and the existing MRO market...
-- "Garlock completes second phase of major modernization project"
-- "Garlock forms applications, engineering, training unit"
• Dunn to head NSF's Beverage Quality Program
ANN ARBOR, MI -- NSF International today announced the appointment of Christopher Dunn, a 30-year veteran of the beverage industry, to General Manager of NSF's Beverage Quality Program. The beverage quality program tests, audits and certifies bottled water and natural mineral waters, flavored and functional beverages, and packaged ice...
-- "Captain Craig A. Shepherd receives 2008 Walter F. Snyder Award"
-- "NSF International receives silver LEED certification"
-- "Petie Davis appointed business unit manager of NSF's sustainability programs"
-- "ETV DRINKING WATER SYSTEMS CENTER SOLICITS TECHNOLOGY VENDORS"
-- "Press conference discusses significance of amalgam separators in removing mercury from dental wastewater "
-- "NSF appoints new director of business development"
• WEF 2009 specialty conferences issue call for abstracts
Contribute to the knowledge of the water quality profession and gain added exposure for your work by being a part of the high quality programs presented each year at WEF conferences.
>> TMDL 2009, August 9 - 12, 2009
>> Microconstituents/Industrial Water Quality 2009, July 26 - 29, 2009
>> Nutrient Removal 2009, June 28 - July 1, 2009
-- "Water Environment Federation issues WEFTEC®.09 call for abstracts"
-- "WEF releases 'Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 21st Edition'"
• Profile Products employees achieve certification, testing success
Profile Products LLC has announced that Michael Robeson, P.E., the company's manager of technical services has recently been named a Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC)...
-- "Profile Products introduces international sales and service representative"
-- "Profile Products names midwest regional sales manager"
• Discover the politics of water
DUBLIN, Ireland -- Robin Griffiths and William Houston -- the co-authors of Future Storm who in 2006 predicted the present political, economic, commodity and climatic turmoil -- have turned their attention to one of the biggest challenges being faced across the globe today: Water...
Also see: -- "Water Deregulation Report Directory Ed 3 - 2008"
• Foster Wheeler chairman/CEO announces retirement plans
HAMILTON, Bermuda -- Foster Wheeler Ltd. announced that Raymond J. Milchovich has notified the company's Board of Directors of his intent to retire in 2009 as Chairman and Chief executive Officer of Foster Wheeler after his successor is elected and a successful transition has been completed....
-- "Foster Wheeler awarded engineering and supply contract for fired heaters for Tatarstan refinery"
-- "Foster Wheeler awarded contract for two circulating fluidized-bed steam generators by Hanwha Engineering and Construction"
-- "Foster Wheeler awarded contract for two circulating fluidized-bed steam generators by Shaw Group Subsidiary"
-- "Foster Wheeler awarded contract for circulating fluidized-bed steam generator for waste-to-energy plant by E.ON Varme Sverige AB, Sweden"
• Laurent Auguste named president, CEO of Veolia Water North America
• Brick re-elected chairman of Metropolitan Water board of directors [pdf]
• Philadelphia Gear hires Canadian regional sales manager
• Shimadzu issues new LC World Talk newsletter
• ENERCON acquires EPIC Consulting Inc.
• Siemens Water Technologies names Knight senior VP of sales [pdf]
• Agion Natural Alliance launched
• Acromag's Quality Management System is now certified
• UV disinfection specialist Aquionics appoints new president