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Idrica, Orange, Huawei Tests The Connection Of  Millions Of Devices Via 5G To Remotely Read Water Consumption In Real Time

September 22, 2021 - in News, Technology, Water

The pilot project is being conducted in conjunction with Orange, Huawei and other water industry partners in Valencia (Spain).   September 22, 2021. Idrica is participating in the Spanish National 5G Plan, implemented by the public-sector company Red.es,…

Data Science Helps Raleigh Water Avoid Digging Up The Streets

September 22, 2021 - in News, Technology, Water

Xylem & Esri Partner to Analyze Risk on 88,000 Pipe Segments And Reduce Planning Time by 75% RYE BROOK, NY, (September 22, 2021) – Global water…

Construction starts on Stantec-designed project to boost water quality of Los Angeles River and Arroyo Seco

September 21, 2021 - in News, Water

Project will divert dry-weather water flows away from storm drains   Los Angeles, CA - NYSE, TSX:STN   As part of a comprehensive effort to…

Smart Sewer Technology Satisfies EPA Consent Decree, Saves City $400 Million

September 15, 2021 - in News, Technology, Water

DoJ, EPA Have Endorsed South Bend’s Updated Long Term Plan Requiring 60% Less Infrastructure Investment Delivers Better Environmental Outcomes, Exceeding Original Overflow  And Pollution Control Requirements RYE BROOK, NY, (September 15, 2021) – Global…

Plan to Strengthen the Portland Metro Levee System Approved by the US Army Corps of Engineers

September 8, 2021 - in Stormwater, Water

Portland, Ore. – After three years of work, the Commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) has approved recommendations to make the 27-mile levee system along the Columbia River in the Portland metro area more resilient and reliable for the…

Podcast: Technology Adoption of Water Utilities

September 2, 2021 - in Articles, Interview, Multimedia, Podcasts, Videos, Water

  Hydraulic modeling is not new to the water industry; however, recent industry influences have resulted in utilities expanding use of modeling software: COVID has changed the game for many industries and their workforce, and this has had an impact on…

City Water Supply Safeguarded Thanks to Insertion Valve Installation

September 2, 2021 - in News, Water

AVT and Lincoln Winwater water working in partnership   (Houston ) – The installation of an Advanced Valve Technologies EZ Valve has helped secure the water supply to the City of Papillion, a city of 20,000 residents, in Nebraska. The city is fed its…

City of South Bend’s enhanced Long Term Control Plan wins approval

August 27, 2021 - in News, Water

Modified strategy, completed by Stantec, will save city more than $400 million in effort to reduce combined sewer overflows that contribute to river pollution   SOUTH BEND, IN - NYSE, TSX: STN The City of South Bend, Indiana has reached an agreement with…

Lack of Water Linked to 10 Percent of the Rise in Global Migration

August 24, 2021 - in News, Water

In Middle East and North Africa, the Region with the Highest Levels of Forced Displacement, Water Resilience is Key to Long-Term Growth   WASHINGTON— As climate change accelerates a global water crisis, rainfall variability is expected to be one of…

Automating Process Cooling to Eliminate “Strainer Danger”

August 5, 2021 - in News, Water

Automated scraper strainers that filter out both micron-sized particles and oversized detritus resist clogging and fouling, minimizing maintenance and boosting production   Industrial plants that rely on process cooling water drawn from natural sources…