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Sustainable Partners Selects Veolia to Boost Performance at Lowell, Mich., Waste-to-Energy Facility

July 13, 2016 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance

BOSTON, July 13, 2016—Veolia recently signed a 5-year contract with Lowell Energy AD, managed by Sustainable Partners (SPART) of Grand Rapids, Michigan, for the operations and maintenance of its Lowell Energy Anaerobic Digester.  Commissioned in 2015, the…

Award-Winning Yorba Linda Water District Selects SCADAWatch for Real-Time Water Modeling Support

July 12, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Modeling, Water

Broomfield, Colo., July 12, 2016 — Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure,…

Dam Good! Beavers May Restore Imperiled Streams, Fish Populations

July 11, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Utah State University scientists report a watershed-scale experiment in highly degraded streams within Oregon's John Day Basin demonstrates building beaver…

West Virginia Road Damage Tops $46 Million

July 8, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

CHARLESTON—The West Virginia Division of Highways announces that road damage from recent flooding now totals $46,859,290. More than a dozen contractors have been hired to restore access to communities and repair major routes. WVDOH crews from around the…

ADS Expands Manufacturing Footprint with New Plant in Harrisonville, Mo.

July 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Stormwater

HILLIARD, Ohio, July 6, 2016—Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE: WMS) (“ADS” or the “Company”), a leading global manufacturer of water management products and solutions for commercial, residential, infrastructure and agricultural applications,…

States Awarded More Than $49 Million in Pipeline Safety Grants

July 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) today announced more than $49 million in Pipeline Safety Base Grants to reimburse a portion of operating costs for state pipeline safety…

Surging 28 Percent, US Municipal Water Infrastructure Forecast Reaches $532 Billion

July 1, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Capital expenditures (CAPEX) for U.S. municipal water & wastewater utilities – including spending on pipes, plants, and pumps – are expected to exceed $532 billion between 2016 and 2025, according to new forecasts from Bluefield Research. This new…

Asset Management Training Helps Companies Prioritize Investment

June 30, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance

Recently, ReNew Magazine, a Canadian publication focused on infrastructure, highlighted the changing landscape of municipal asset management practices in Canada, with organizations moving away from a focus on maintenance and toward broad scale investment planning.…

Geospatial Corporation Provides Quality Assurance for ILIM Programs for Underground Pipelines

June 30, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

PITTSBURGH, June 29, 2016 – Geospatial Corporation provides complete Quality Assurance (“QA”) programs and Installed Locational Integrity Management (“ILIM”) programs for underground pipelines and conduits installed via Horizontal Directional Drilling…

Seven Western States Claim National Awards for Outstanding Transportation Projects

WASHINGTON – Today seven western state departments of transportation claimed awards in a national competition highlighting excellence in projects that have improved travel safety, reduced roadway congestion, and provided more mobility options. The Western…