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Esri Maps NOAA’s National Water Model 

August 25, 2016 - in Featured, Water

New Real-Time Maps Transform Forecast Data into Vivid Pictures of U.S. River Flows  REDLANDS, Calif.—August 25, 2016—Smart-mapping leader Esri today released  a beautiful, robust new collection of Web maps that forecast NOAA stream-flow data throughout…

Black & Veatch Bolsters Leadership in Alternative Water Supply Solutions

May 16, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

Overland Park, Kansas, May 13, 2016—Jonathan Loveland, a leader in the project development and execution of alternative water supply solutions, has…

Garney Construction Takes Over Water Supply Construction Project for San Antonio

March 29, 2016 - in Construction, Projects, Water

Garney has concluded an agreement with Abengoa S.A. expanding Garney’s role in the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) Vista Ridge Water Supply Project…

Fresh Water Systems Releases Video on Lead Contamination

February 4, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 3, 2016—Fresh Water Systems, Inc. (FWS), one of the largest independent providers of water filtration systems in the US, has addressed concerns about lead contamination of municipal water supplies with a new informational video. The…

Water Supply Planning and Drought

February 3, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

The Environment Agency’s draft guidance for the next generation of Water Resource Management Plans makes it clear that water companies must understand how their systems will perform during periods of drought. Ralph Ledbetter is a senior hydrologist at HR Wallingford.…

Researchers Converge to Understand the Connection Between Mountain Water Supply and Urban Demand

August 3, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Modeling

In an unprecedented effort to understand the connections between mountain water supply and urban demand, more than 50 researchers from 22 different lab groups and seven universities, including the University of Utah, gathered to study the Red Butte Creek watershed…

California Sets Statewide Rules for Desalination

May 12, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Supply

California is the first state in the United States to adopt statewide rules for the construction and operation of seawater desalination facilities, addressing concerns for marine ecosystems. The State Water Resources Control Board has approved an amendment…

The Damage Caused by Water Overuse

December 10, 2014 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Supply, Water

In times of drought, some people discover how important water is. But in recent years, water shortage has turned into something more than a temporary problem; it is becoming systemic, driven by growing overuse. Often, today’s water overuse and shortage are…

WaterCAD Helps Sabesp Identify Optimal Hydraulic Strategy, Solving Water Supply Issues

October 15, 2014 - in Feature, Featured, Modeling, Supply, Water

Sabesp MA is a mixed-capital company that provides water and sewage services to the 364 municipalities in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. It is considered one of the largest water and sewage service providers in the world, supplying potable water to 27.7…

USGS Announces Grants for Water Studies

October 15, 2014 - in Analysis, Projects, Water

The U.S. Geological Survey recently awarded nearly $1 million to four university programs across the country, through the National Competitive Grants Program. Proposals from Purdue University, University of Iowa, University of Maryland, and the University…