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The President of the World Water Council Addresses Water Leaders at the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW)

May 20, 2014 - in Announcement, Water

The Water Leaders Summit is a pillar event of SIWW and consolidates the insights, perspectives, and expertise of top international water leaders in a single global arena. The Summit brings government, international organizations, and industry players together…

Water Community Encourages Investment in our Future by Protecting Water Infrastructure

May 12, 2014 - in Drinking water, Financial, Projects, Water

As Drinking Water Week concludes, the American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America are urging consumers to evaluate how…

“National Climate Change Viewer” Enables Focus on Future Climate-Driven Changes for U.S. Watersheds at Local Levels

May 9, 2014 - in Analysis, Projects, Water

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today unveiled the National Climate Change Viewer, a climate-visualization website tool from the Interior Department’s…

Supreme Court Place Storm Water Pollution Problem in County Hands

May 7, 2014 - in Simulation, Water

Urban runoff is the leading cause of water pollution in Southern California. Water from winter storms and sprinkler runoff picks up a stew of contaminants as it washes over streets, yards and industrial sites into storm drains. The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday…

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Completion of National Wetlands Database and Interactive Mapping Tool

May 1, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling, Water

To coincide with American Wetlands Month, which begins May 1, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is announcing the completion of the most comprehensive and detailed U.S. wetland data set ever produced, capping a 35-year effort by the Service to map the extent…

EPA Awards $860,000 to Communities to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change

May 1, 2014 - in Projects, Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced $860,000 to help 14 communities expand their use of green infrastructure to reduce water pollution and boost resilience to the impacts of climate change. The funding supports President Obama’s…

Otay Water District Selects Timmons Group to Implement Computerized Maintenance Management System

April 30, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Timmons Group was chosen by the Otay Water District (OWD) to implement a Computerized Maintenance Management System utilizing Azteca Cityworks® software. In 1956, OWD was created by a group of private citizens who were concerned with the declining quality…

1Spatial Exhibiting at Wastewater Infrastructure and Networks

April 28, 2014 - in Corporate, Wastewater, Water

1Spatial plc, the spatial big data company, will be exhibiting at Wastewater Infrastructure and Networks on 29th April in Birmingham, UK. The conference will address the environmental, regulatory, behaviour change and information challenges facing wastewater…

EPA Honors Winners of 2013 Campus RainWorks Challenge

April 22, 2014 - in Stormwater, Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced the four winners of its second annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a design challenge created to engage college and university students in reinventing our water infrastructure and developing innovative…

The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, Timmons Group, and SRRN Games Launch New Stormwater Game for Earth Day

April 22, 2014 - in Corporate, Stormwater, Water

The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, Timmons Group, and SRRN Games are excited to celebrate Earth Day 2014 with the release of their online stormwater game titled “Stormwater Sentries.” The game, created for the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, and promotes…