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Water and Wastewater Professionals Gain Geospatial Insight

June 19, 2012 - in Announcement, Projects, Wastewater

Geospatial technology water and wastewater professionals from around the world will convene in San Diego July 23-27 for the Esri International User Conference (Esri UC). This is the largest event of its kind, with more than 14,000 attendees; hundreds of presentations…

Innovyze Releases an Updated GIS-centric Smart Water Network Modeling and Management Solution

June 15, 2012 - in Corporate, Water

In its ongoing quest to equip the global drinking water industry with the world’s most comprehensive and innovative GIS-centric smart water network…

EPA Announces Framework to Help Local Governments Manage Stormwater Runoff and Wastewater

June 13, 2012 - in Projects, Wastewater, Water

Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a new framework to help local governments meet their Clean Water Act obligations. The Integrated…

Underground Pipe Mapping Proves a Challenge

June 4, 2012 - in Wastewater, Water

Since 2009,Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has been trying to prepare a map of the city’s underground drainage and water supply lines but has not been able to make much progress. As AMC is not technologically equipped to do the job on its own, it had…

Rising Demand for Water to be a Key Driver for Smart Water Meter Adoption, Says Pike Research

May 24, 2012 - in Projects, Water

Worldwide demand for water is rising at a rapid pace and, in the next 20 years, demand for water is expected to be 40% higher than current levels, with the growth in demand surpassing 50% in the world's most rapidly developing economies, according to the 2030…

Infrastructure Updates a Costly Burden for Cities

May 18, 2012 - in Water

Water lines buried decades ago beneath Urbana’s streets are breaking apart more frequently, forcing city officials to develop a plan to replace miles of infrastructure. Urbana is not the only city facing aging water infrastructure. According to a report…

Real-Time Simultaneous Precise 4D Surveying Above and Below Water

May 17, 2012 - in Projects

The industry’s first custom designed 4D (X,Y,Z and TIME) land and marine survey vessel was launched at the Miami Port and Terminal Technology USA 2012 conference and exhibition. Following the success of their Dynascan mobile mapping system (the world’s…

Water Conservation Challenge Encourages Cities to Save Water, Compete for Prizes

May 8, 2012 - in Projects, Water

To celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act, the Wyland Foundation has launched its National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation, a non-profit competition taking place throughout the month of April. During the challenge, residents in U.S.…

EPA Administrator Jackson and Philadelphia Mayor Nutter Sign Landmark Green City, Clean Waters Partnership Agreement

May 8, 2012 - in Projects, Water

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa P. Jackson and Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter, joined by U.S. Representative Allyson Schwartz and city and federal officials, signed an agreement that represents a $2 billion investment in…

Florida Utility to Implement Smart GIS-centric Stormwater Modeling

Fort Walton Beach, FL, has selected InfoSWMM from Innovyze to meet its stormwater network modeling requirements, giving the city access to an advanced and comprehensive ArcGIS-integrated stormwater modeling and management application. The Fort Walton Beach…