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Village Gets Workflow in Line with Cityworks

February 7, 2014 - in Corporate, Wastewater, Water

The Village of Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, has cut work order completion time in half after two weeks of initial training with Cityworks software, allowing their workflow to fall in line through Cityworks. The village now sees vast improvements in managing…

New Volunteer Project Brings Clean Water to Rural Communities in Tanzania

January 9, 2014 - in Projects, Wastewater, Water

Following the success of several Water & Sanitation Projects worldwide, Projects Abroad and partner BridgIT Water are launching new projects in Tanzania…

Cityworks Helped Newport News Stand Firm against Hurricane Sandy

November 14, 2013 - in Analysis, Corporate, Emergency, Wastewater

One year has passed since the landfall of Hurricane Sandy and its devastating aftermath, which affected 24 states and hundreds of communities along the…

New York City Expands Sewer Monitoring Devices

August 30, 2013 - in Projects, Wastewater, Water

Last year, the New York Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) installed 21 remote sewer monitoring devices at strategic locations in Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. The DEP recently installed 25 additional devices throughout the city and is preparing…

WRD, County Sanitation Districts Cement Water Supply Partnership

August 30, 2013 - in Projects, Supply, Wastewater, Water

Today, the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County signed a historic 30-year recycled water purchase agreement which will eliminate the need for water from Northern California and the Colorado…

San Antonio Agrees to $1.1 Billion Upgrade Sewer Systems to Comply With Clean Water Act

July 24, 2013 - in Projects, Stormwater, Wastewater, Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice announced today that the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) has agreed to make significant upgrades to reduce overflows from its sewer system and pay a $2.6 million civil penalty to…

The EPA Seeks a Sensor to Monitor Sewer Overflows

July 22, 2013 - in Maintenance, Wastewater, Water

A key to reducing sewer overflows in urban areas is the ability to effectively collect real-time information from these locations. The lack of cost-effective technologies to monitor such overflows often makes data collection efforts in these areas inefficient…

$84 Million to be Invested in Pennsylvania Water Infrastructure

Governor Tom Corbett today announced the investment of $84 million in 11 drinking water and wastewater projects in 9 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST). "Today the PENNVEST Board of Directors approved projects…

Cityworks Helps Public Agencies Save Big Money Managing Assets

July 3, 2013 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Wastewater, Water

Keeping hundreds of miles of roadway, water mains, and sanitary sewer at top performance presents a challenge for any city. But for the City of Novi, Michigan, Department of Public Services, managing these infrastructure and the needs of a rapidly growing…

Bentley Utilities Designer Streamlines the Design and Management of Electric, Gas, Water, and Wastewater Utility Networks

Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced the immediate availability of Bentley Utilities Designer, a comprehensive application for the streamlined design and management of electric, gas, water, and wastewater utility networks. The new software advances…