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New Report: Companies Reap Significant Benefits Using Building Information Modeling for Water and Wastewater Projects

May 3, 2018 - in Featured, Wastewater, Water

NEW YORK – Advanced technologies such as Building Information Modeling (BIM) are rapidly gaining traction on infrastructure projects around the world. A new report published today, The Business Value of BIM for Water Projects SmartMarket Report, demonstrates…

Russelectric to Supply Paralleling Switchgear for Charlotte Water

April 30, 2018 - in News, Water

Hingham, MA – Russelectric, a leading manufacturer of power control systems and automatic transfer switches, announced today that it has been awarded…

New Report Reveals Cost & Water Supply Benefits of Southern California Stormwater Projects

April 26, 2018 - in Stormwater, Water

Los Angeles, CA – Today the Southern California Water Coalition (SCWC) released a first of its kind whitepaper, Stormwater Capture: Enhancing Recharge…

Stantec’s Design of Sacramento River Joint Intake and Fish Screen Facility Earns Outstanding Water/Wastewater Project Award in California

April 25, 2018 - in News, Projects, Wastewater, Water

Sacramento, CA, NYSE, TSX:STN: Global design firm Stantec’s work on the Sacramento River Joint Intake and Fish Screen Facility was recently named the Outstanding Water/Wastewater Treatment Project of the year by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)…

‘Beneficial-Use Water Alliance’ Announces Launch of New “Matchmaker” Endeavor to Create More Beneficial-Use Water

April 19, 2018 - in Water

LOS ANGELES - The Beneficial-Use Water Alliance announces its formation as a resource to facilitate creation of beneficial-use water from the energy community's by-product water. Oil and natural gas wells produce water, which can't be used for anything when…

Study by Orbit Sheds Light on Americans’ Attitudes Toward Water Conservation

April 19, 2018 - in Featured, Water

SALT LAKE CITY - Orbit Irrigation Products today released new survey data revealing Americans' attitudes towards water consumption. The findings show that while most people desire to contribute to conservation efforts, they are often using more water…

City of Boise and Brown and Caldwell Recognized for National Engineering Excellence

April 18, 2018 - in News, Projects, Water

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., April 18, 2018 — The City of Boise and Brown and Caldwell today announced receivership of a national honor in the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) 51st Engineering Excellence Awards competition. Known industry-wide as…

GWI Announces Winners of the 2018 Global Water Awards

April 17, 2018 - in Water

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) today announced the winners of the 2018 Global Water Awards, which were presented on Monday 16 April at the Pavillon d’Armenonville in Paris, France, as part of the Global Water Summit 2018. The coveted awards ceremony recognises…

Combined Water Sector Gathers in Washington to Demand Infrastructure Funding, Research Support

April 16, 2018 - in Water

Washington, DC – The nation's leading water organizations are gathering in the nation's capital next week to call on Congress and the Trump Administration to increase investment in water resources, specifically water infrastructure and research, and to elevate…

Water Tariffs Will Need to Rise by 5.9% a Year to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, New GWI Report Finds

April 16, 2018 - in Featured, Water

Oxford, UK - A new market report published by GWI has found that water tariffs will need to increase by 5.9% each year in order to generate the $449 billion of annual investment required to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal on water and sanitation by…