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New Water Quality Modeling Resource Now Available

March 25, 2020 - in News, Water

Stormwater, Watershed, and Receiving Water Quality Modeling provides straightforward guidance on a broad spectrum of modeling tools and their capabilities. Its contents offer past, present, and future perspectives of stormwater quality modeling and outline…

Water Systems Council/ASSE Performance Requirements for Pitless Adapters, Pitless Units, and Well Caps Designated an American National Standard by ANSI

March 20, 2020 - in News, Water

WASHINGTON - A co-development effort by the Water Systems Council and ASSE International to update the standard for Performance Requirements for…

Studying Water’s Flow Will Help Preserve Access to Life-Sustaining Resource

March 13, 2020 - in News, Water

NSF CAREER grant will deepen understanding of reservoir-dam system management   TROY, N.Y. — Tens of thousands of reservoir and dam systems are…

Natural bayou better when floods threaten Houston

March 12, 2020 - in Erosion control, News, Water

Buffalo Bayou. (Credit: Andrew Juan/Rice University)    HOUSTON – One bayou meanders toward downtown Houston. The other runs in parallel to the south, much of it through a concrete channel. Which is better at preventing floods? Researchers at Rice…

Video: Sea Of Opportunity Trailer

March 9, 2020 - in Video, Wastewater, Water

This is a film produced by the BONUS RETURN project, highlighting solutions for recovering and reusing nutrients in wastewater and agriculture. The 18-minute film is available to watch on www.bonusreturn.eu.

When you have a smartphone but no water

February 20, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

Solar Water ATMs bring relief and a new business model to Sub-Saharan Africa HELSINKI, Finland, February 19, 2020. Access to clean water remains a significant problem in Africa, yet smartphones are widespread throughout the continent today. Introducing mobile…

Engineering for Change and Siemens Launch Design Challenge for Clean Water and Zero Hunger Technology Solutions

February 20, 2020 - in Featured, News, Water

Innovate for Impact: Siemens Design Challenge Applications Open March 4, 2020, World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development   NEW YORK – In 2015, the United Nations (U.N.) set 17 sustainable development goals aimed at ending poverty, protecting…

Vactor® Manufacturing Launches New Ramjet™ Truck-Mounted Water Jetter

February 18, 2020 - in Wastewater, Water

Now with IntuiTouchÒ Controls, Vactor Ramjet Delivers New Level of Simplicity and Productivity   CHICAGO – Vactor® Manufacturing, a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation and the industry-leading brand of sewer cleaning equipment, is launching a…

Vactor® Manufacturing Launches Powerful iMPACT™ Combination Sewer Cleaner

February 18, 2020 - in News, Wastewater, Water

Cutting-edge IntuiTouchÒ technology now available on more compact, economical machine for smaller applications     CHICAGO – Vactor Manufacturing, a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation and the industry-leading brand of sewer cleaning equipment,…

Jacobs Awarded PFAS Treatment Testing Support Services Contract with the Orange County Water District

February 3, 2020 - in News, Water

Jacobs is collaborating with the OCWD on the largest pilot program in the U.S. to identify a local treatment remedy for removing PFAS from groundwater DALLAS - Jacobs (NYSE:J) has been selected by the Orange County Water District (OCWD) to provide…