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Digital transformation, key to ensuring access to drinking water in Colombia

November 24, 2021 - in News, Water

In Colombia, where losses from non-revenue water are a major issue, digital transformation of the entire cycle of this precious resource is essential, according to Idrica.   Colombia is a water-rich country with a sound policy and strong public leadership.…

Ferguson Waterworks Partners with Trimble to Offer Utilities Greater Access to Technology for Digitizing Water and Wastewater Assets

November 19, 2021 - in News, Wastewater

PHOENIX - Alpine 4 Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALPP), a leading operator and owner of small market businesses, subsidiary Identified Technologies (Identified),…

Idrica develops the world’s first 5G-NR device specifically for the water industry

November 16, 2021 - in Technology, Water

The device is part of a 5G-NR technology project for real-time remote reading of drinking water consumption. This pilot scheme is being carried out in…

EPA and DOI Announce Recommitment to Federal Partnership in Support of Urban Waters

November 11, 2021 - in News, Water

LENEXA, KAN. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, 13 other federal agencies, and non-governmental partners commemorated a decade of accomplishments under the Urban Waters Federal Partnership while pledging…

Wastewater survey tracks COVID-19 Delta variant in Reno/Sparks

November 8, 2021 - in COVID-19, News, Wastewater, Water

Post-doctoral researcher Lin Li in the College of Engineering, processing samples in the lab, is part of the group conducting environmental surveillance of wastewater for SARS-CoV-2 virus in the Truckee Meadows.     University of Nevada, Reno, Sparks…

SCS Global Services Joins The Water Council as First Water Champion Member

November 2, 2021 - in News, Water

MILWAUKEE - The Water Council, a nonprofit membership organization driving freshwater innovation and advancing water stewardship, today announces its new Water Champion membership program with SCS Global Services (SCS) as its first member. Traditionally, members…

Groundwater Flow to Colorado River May Decline by a Third over Next 30 Years

October 29, 2021 - in News, Water

Looking upstream on the San Miguel River in Colorado in fall 2020 when baseflow (groundwater flowing to streams) is the primary contributor to streamflow. (Credit: Olivia Miller, USGS. Public domain.)     A new study projects that a hot…

WSP USA and Mote Marine Laboratory Partner to Advance Coastal Restoration and Resilience

October 28, 2021 - in Erosion control, News, Water

Alliance combines cutting-edge environmental and engineering design with innovative marine science and research to address climate change in the southeastern U.S.   TALLAHASSEE, FL— Sarasota, Florida-based Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium has signed…

Singapore’s National Water Agency Crowdsources with HeroX to Achieve Net Zero Carbon Emissions from Water System

October 19, 2021 - in News, Water

US$4.8M Prize Purse to Be Awarded for Innovative Solutions to Address Emissions from Water Facilities   Houston, Texas -- October 19, 2021 -- HeroX, the leading platform and open marketplace for crowdsourced solutions, today launched the crowdsourcing…

Walter P Moore Flood Protection Paper

October 19, 2021 - in News, Stormwater, Water

An Introduction to Flood Protection: What Owners Need to Know to Protect Their Properties addresses cost-effective flood protection approaches for building owners   HOUSTON, TX — International engineering firm Walter P Moore has released a new…