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Capstone Headwaters Reports: COVID-19 Accelerates Digital Adoption in Water Infrastructure Industry

September 18, 2020 - in COVID-19, News, Water

Boston, MA– Capstone Headwaters released its Water Infrastructure update today, reporting that pre-COVID trends of rapid urbanization and aging water and wastewater infrastructure have been catalysts for innovation and advancement in the Water Infrastructure…

Updated ASCE Standard 44 Presents Guidelines for Supercooled Fog Dispersal Programs

September 18, 2020 - in News, Water

Reston, Va. – Extended periods of fog can have large economic impacts on aviation, tourism, transportation, and mining industries, as well as a negative…

WINT launches leak prevention solution for HVAC chilled water systems

September 17, 2020 - in News, Products, Technology, Water

A.I.-powered solution prevents the risks and hazards of leaks in HVAC systems NEW YORK – WINT Water Intelligence, a leader in cutting-edge water management…

H2OBiome Wastewater COVID-19 Testing Service Launches Across the United States

September 17, 2020 - in COVID-19, News, Wastewater, Water

ROCKVILLE, Md.- CosmosID announces the official launch of H2Obiome, a testing service for water and wastewater testing for pathogens, including SARS-CoV-2. The first offering is detection of virus in wastewater treatment plants, providing early…

Severn Trent commissions the UK’s largest MABR plant during lockdown

September 14, 2020 - in News, Wastewater, Water

OxyMem membrane aerated biofilm reactor (MABR) at Severn Trent’s Spernal site – the largest MABR in the UK Ireland, September 14th, 2020 – July marked a milestone for wastewater treatment in the UK, with the installation of 10 OxyMem membrane aerated…

National Stormwater Trust (NST) and OptiRTC announce strategic partnership; Boston-based Opti shares proprietary technology with Florida firm

September 14, 2020 - in News, Stormwater, Water

BOSTON, MA and TALLAHASSEE, FL - OptiRTC (https://optirtc.com), a leader in forecast-based control of distributed stormwater infrastructure through cloud-based solutions, today announced the formation of a strategic alliance with the Tallahassee-based National…

Water Well Trust Receives $1 Million USDA Grant for National Water Well Projects

September 11, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2020 - The Water Well Trust, a national nonprofit helping rural Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Household Water Well Systems…

Stantec completes design of Kenya’s first city-wide sustainable sanitation facility

September 11, 2020 - in News, Wastewater, Water

Washington, DC - NYSE, TSX: STN: Stantec, a leading global design and engineering firm, has completed designs for the Naivasha Treatment Plant (NTPx), an innovative fecal sludge treatment facility in Naivasha, Kenya that will generate sustainable biomass fuel.…

AquaBlok Releases Guidance Specification for Composite Bentonite Aggregate in Below Ground Pipe and Infrastructure Construction or Repair Applications

September 4, 2020 - in Erosion control, News, Water

AquaBlok, Ltd. has recently released a guidance specification for the use of Composite Bentonite Aggregate (CBA) in the construction of trench dams (anti-seep collars) to prevent seepage and erosion that can cause damage to critical infrastructure. Trench…

University partners with cities to study COVID-19 virus prevalence in wastewater

August 24, 2020 - in COVID-19, News, Wastewater, Water

The Truckee Meadows Water Reclamation Facility serves the majority of the population in the region, making it an ideal location to conduct the environmental surveillance of wastewater.   College of Engineering leads wastewater environmental surveillance…