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Microvi MNE Implemented at Thames Water Wastewater Treatment Plant in UK to Demonstrate Ammonia Removal in Cold Temperatures

November 15, 2018 - in News, Wastewater, Water

HAYWARD, Calif., - Thames Water Utilities Ltd., Microvi Biotechnologies, and WesTech Engineering, Inc. are conducting a collaborative demonstration for transformational wastewater treatment at the Thames Water treatment plant in Sherfield-on-Loddon, UK.…

Bluesky 3D Models Help Anglian Water Improve Water and Waste Water Infrastructure

November 9, 2018 - in Wastewater, Water

Highly detailed 3D models, derived from the latest aerial photography, are helping Anglian Water design, build and communicate major infrastructure and…

IECA Region One Welcomes New Executive Director

November 5, 2018 - in News, People, Water

Denver, CO – The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Region One board of directors and staff welcomes Samantha Roe, IOM, as the new executive…

Rising Wastewater Operating Costs are Main Driver of Water Tariff Growth in 2018

October 31, 2018 - in Featured, Wastewater, Water

The results of GWI’s 2018 Global Water Tariff Survey have revealed that the average tariff for wastewater services grew by 4.1% between July 2017 and July 2018, compared with a 3.5% growth in the average water tariff over the same period. The survey results,…

Sanexen Water Successfully Completes Major Repairs in the Lincoln Tunnel in New York City in Record Time

October 30, 2018 - in News, Water

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 30, 2018  - During the weekend of October 20th, Sanexen Water, Inc., a member of the LOGISTEC family, successfully completed major repairs in the Lincoln Tunnel in New York City with minimal impact. When the Port Authority of New…

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…

Hundreds of Supporters Celebrate Sterling Natural Resource Center Groundbreaking

October 25, 2018 - in Featured, Water

HIGHLAND, Calif. – On Oct. 20, more than 300 local officials and community members joined East Valley Water District (EVWD) to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Sterling Natural Resource Center (SNRC), a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility in…

Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) Signed Into Law

October 24, 2018 - in Water

Washington, D.C. - The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018, included as title I of the America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (S. 3021), was signed into law today.  The new law will provide for investment in harbor, waterway, flood protection,…

American Utilities Act to Counter Rising Costs as Some Cities Raise Combined Tariffs by Over 30%.

October 24, 2018 - in News, Water

Across the United States average combined tariffs have risen by 3.6% since 2017, according to a new white paper entitled The Global Value of Water, published by GWI. However, some cities have implemented much larger rises, with Miami’s combined tariff increasing…

SWC Fact Sheet on Water Management & Efficiency

October 24, 2018 - in Featured, News, Water

The State Water Contractors are working together to responsibly manage the state’s finite water supplies that serve nearly 27 million people, 750,000 acres of farmland and fuel our statewide economy. By implementing innovative water savings programs, providing…