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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…

Stantec Assisting City of Beaverton to Add Underground Water Storage, Upgrade Water System for Better Resiliency

November 20, 2019 - in Drinking water, News, Projects, Water

Beaverton, OR - Stantec—a global engineering, architecture, and consulting firm—is helping the City of Beaverton implement additional underground…

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),…

Brown and Caldwell Begins Work on the Allen-McColloch Pipeline Rehabilitation for Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

August 6, 2019 - in Drinking water, News, Water

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Aug. 06, 2019 — Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, was selected by Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (Metropolitan) to provide engineering design services for rehabilitation…

New Technical Lab supports implementation of ultrasonic water metering across Greater China

July 9, 2019 - in Drinking water, News, Water

Utility companies in China to gain dramatically higher visibility of loads in the distribution pipeline via real-time data acquisition. Dynamic control of water  distribution network offers: ~30% savings in distribution efficiency ~20% savings on…

Great Lakes Water Authority Surpasses State Goal Of Reducing Phosphorus Levels By 40 Percent By 2025

June 3, 2019 - in Drinking water, News, Water

DETROIT— The Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA), Michigan’s largest drinking water and wastewater treatment service provider, has reached a milestone achievement: surpassing federal and state regulators’ goal of reaching a 40 percent reduction in phosphorus…

The International Code Council supports access to safe and abundant water on World Water Day

March 22, 2019 - in Drinking water, News, Supply, Water

Washington, D.C., March 22, 2019 - The International Code Council joins organizations worldwide in recognizing World Water Day by promoting initiatives that improve access to clean and plentiful water for all. This year’s theme is “Leaving no one behind,”…

House Passes Gibbs’ Bipartisan Bill to Help Communities Comply with Clean Water Standards

December 21, 2018 - in Drinking water, Featured, News, Water

Washington, D.C. - Bipartisan legislation to provide greater flexibility and ease burdens on local communities working to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) wastewater and storm water standards under the Clean Water Act was approved…

Australian Water Cleaning System Prepares for Asian Expansion

November 29, 2018 - in Drinking water, Water

After rigorous testing and the successful completion of field trials in India this year, Hydro-dis is awaiting sign-off on its system from the Mashelkar Committee, which will give it approval to roll out its technology across India’s 27 states. The water…

Water Well Trust Receives USDA Grant for Arkansas Water Well Projects

October 25, 2018 - in Drinking water, News, Water

WASHINGTON - The Water Well Trust, a national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Household Water Well Systems program for a project to increase potable water…