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City of Los Angeles Launches Update of Plan to Reduce Flood Risks and Insurance Costs

September 20, 2019 - in News, Water

LOS ANGELES, CA — The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Engineering (Engineering) is taking the lead on the revision of the City of Los Angeles' 5-yearly Floodplain Management Plan (FMP). The plan is intended to reduce flood hazards and bring down…

Greasezilla Selected to be the Fats, Oils and Grease (FOG) Separation Technology for the Danbury Wastewater Treatment Center

September 19, 2019 - in News, Wastewater, Water

LANSING, W.Va.  – Greasezilla™, the most cost-effective and ecological brown grease separator available, is pleased to announce it has been selected…

Skokie Engages New Technology To Evaluate Water Main Infrastructure

September 18, 2019 - in News, Water

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. - Each day, the Village of Skokie residential and commercial water customers receive an average of 7.7 million gallons of drinking…

WaterStart and KETOS Partner to Address Las Vegas Water Challenges

September 17, 2019 - in Drinking water, News, Technology, Water

LAS VEGAS  – Through WaterStart and in partnership with the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) and Las Vegas Valley Water District (LVVWD), water intelligence innovator KETOS, Inc. has launched pilot testing of an advanced water monitoring…

VPG Transducers Launches New Silo Weighing System

September 12, 2019 - in News, Products, Water

MALVERN, Pa. — September 12, 2019— The VPG Transducers brand of Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG), global designers and manufacturers of standard and custom force, pressure, torque, load, tension and weight sensors, today announced the introduction…

Rezatec Launches Deployment to Monitor Water Pollution Around Lake Maumelle for Central Arkansas Water

September 11, 2019 - in News, Water

  Harwell, Oxfordshire – Central Arkansas Water, a metropolitan water utility system located in Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA has partnered with Rezatec, a world leading data analytics company, to conduct a deployment to identify and monitor sources…

Flexible, Adaptable, Strong, Easy to Work With, ACH Foam Technologies’ Molded Polystyrene Foam Is Unlike Anything Else

September 10, 2019 - in News, Products, Water

WESTMINSTER, Colo., Sept. 10, 2019 - It isn’t like any other material - extremely strong yet incredibly lightweight; large but easily moved; durable yet capable of being finely articulated down to the smallest crevice. Molded polystyrene foam from ACH Foam…

Studying Soil Behavior Under Pressure Could Save Millions of Dollars

September 9, 2019 - in News, Water

TROY, N.Y. – Millions of dollars are spent fortifying dams to withstand earthquakes — but it may not be necessary.  New research being conducted at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is examining whether or not that spending actually contributes to…

Jacobs Selected for Wetland/Electro-Coagulation Treatment Facility at Superfund Site in Washington State

September 9, 2019 - in Water

DALLAS - Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) was selected by the Kaiser Mead Custodial Work Trust to design, build, operate and optimize a Wetland/Electro-Coagulation Treatment Facility that will be used to clean up groundwater cyanide, fluoride and nitrate pollution…

Filanc, Brown and Caldwell Joint Venture Selected for Escondido, California, Agriculture Water Supply Project

August 21, 2019 - in News, Water

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Aug. 21, 2019 — A joint venture of Filanc and Brown and Caldwell today announced its selection as design-builder for the City of Escondido’s Membrane Filtration Reverse Osmosis Facility for Agriculture (MFRO Facility) Project. The…