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Water Well Trust Receives $1 Million USDA Grant for National Water Well Projects

September 11, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2020 - The Water Well Trust, a national nonprofit helping rural Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Household Water Well Systems…

Nestlé Waters Becomes First Food and Beverage Company in the World to Earn Platinum Rating under the Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard

August 21, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

The Ontario, California Factory received AWS’ highest attainable certification, recognition of the site’s elite performance in water stewardship and…

Save the Last Tribes of Ethiopia

June 22, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

In Ethiopia’s Omo Valley, several indigenous tribes have lived for millenniums. For eons, the annual flooding of the Omo River has provided the water…

First Commercial Order of a Next-Generation Ultra High-Pressure Reverse Osmosis (UHP RO) Industrial System

May 14, 2020 - in Drinking water, News, Water

RICHMOND, British Columbia - Saltworks Technologies is thrilled to announce the first full-scale order for an industrial Ultra High-Pressure Reverse Osmosis (UHP RO) system with Nitto high performing HYDRANAUTICS™ PRO-XP1 spiral wound membranes…

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 water storage at its Sorrento Water Works Facility, while also providing seismic upgrades to the facility.…

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…

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…