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Updated ASCE Standard 2 Helps Measure Oxygen Transfer Rate to Water

November 29, 2022 - in News, Water

Reston, Va. – ASCE’s newest standard, Measurement of Oxygen Transfer in Clean Water, ASCE/EWRI 2--22, provides the latest methods for measuring the rate of oxygen transfer from diffused gas and mechanical oxygenation devices to water. This standard aims…

Township Positions Itself As Waste-To-Energy Leader

November 22, 2022 - in Wastewater, Water

Derry Township, Pennsylvania, takes landmark step toward organics-to-energy vision   Township moves to enhanced resource recovery with revolutionary…

Walsh-Stantec design-build team to assist WSDOT remove fish-migration barriers in western Washington

November 22, 2022 - in Water

Improvements to six stream crossings will support salmon and trout   Seattle, WA - NYSE, TSX: STN The Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT)…

Toyota Joins The Water Council’s WAVE Program

November 18, 2022 - in Water

WAVE will help Toyota boost its water stewardship performance & reporting Milwaukee, WI – The Water Council is pleased to announce Toyota Motor North America has signed onto The Water Council’s WAVE program, enhancing its commitment to water stewardship…

South Adams County Water and Sanitation District takes proactive step to treat PFAS, safeguard water supplies

November 15, 2022 - in Drinking water, Water

District hires Brown and Caldwell to design new ion exchange facility to pull contaminants from groundwater supplies  DENVER, Colo., Nov. 15, 2022 — The South Adams County Water and Sanitation District (District) is enhancing its water treatment process…

Stantec-Freese and Nichols JV awarded 5-year contract for water/wastewater projects by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

November 1, 2022 - in Corporate, News, Water

Supporting the USACE Mobile District’s Water and Wastewater Technical Center of Expertise EDMONTON, AB; NEW YORK, NY (November 1, 2022) TSX, NYSE:STN Stantec, a global leader in sustainable design and engineering, and Freese and Nichols, a national leader…

US Water Alliance Hosts Its Eighth Annual “Imagine a Day Without Water”

October 20, 2022 - in Announcement, Events, Water

More than 1,000 organizations engage in the eighth annual “Imagine a Day Without Water” National Day of Action    October 20, 2022— Today, thousands of individuals from across 38 states joined together in the eighth annual “Imagine a Day…

Cleaner wastewater makes for healthier rivers

October 20, 2022 - in News, Wastewater, Water

After Canadian cities upgraded their wastewater treatment plans, the amount of damaging nutrients released into rivers plummeted. The result: a major improvement in river health.   Have you ever thought about where your waste goes? For people living in…

Modifying water’s structure as low-energy method for removing pollutants

October 19, 2022 - in Water

Fresh water is a finite resource vulnerable to contamination. Researchers from the University of Guelph (U of G) and scientists from the Canadian Light Source (CLS) at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) are developing low-energy strategies to purify polluted…

Research from ABB shows how cities can tackle water stress by reducing carbon emissions and costs of wastewater treatment for reuse

October 18, 2022 - in Wastewater, Water

ABB’s “Energy Transition Equation” report demonstrates how automation and digital technology can help wastewater companies reduce carbon emissions by up to 2,000 tons per annum[1], the equivalent volume of CO2 responsible for 30,000 tons of glacier mass…