Water & Wastewater Industry News

Induron Protective Coatings announced that Aqua Pennsylvania’s Bensalem Composite Elevated Tank is the company’s first annual Tank of the Year... more

Xylem has won a contract to supply its Flygt brand submersible pumps and monitoring and control technology, as part of a project to upgrade Europe... more

Severn Trent Services announced that Lawrence Quinn has been appointed to the position of CEO for the company’s Water Purification business.

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The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development approved fiscal year 2015 funding legislation that totals $34.2... more

The National Assn. of Water Companies (NAWC) announced that California Water Service Co.’s Scott Bailey has been selected to receive an NAWC... more

MWH has been awarded a master services agreement contract by the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). With this agreement, MWH will... more

Middlesex Water Co. announced that the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has approved a $4.2 million increase in base water rates to its... more

A proposal to create “living breakwaters” to reduce the risk to Staten Island from future coastal storms, developed by SCAPE/Landscape... more

A new data integration platform for watershed management built by the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) in collaboration with IBM is... more

Badger Meter has entered into a channel partner agreement with Watertech of America. Watertech of America is a Greenfield, Wis., based total... more

Water quality instrument manufacturer Waltron announced that it has undergone a change of ownership and control, effective May 29, 2014. Formerly... more

Concentrations of dissolved solids, a measure of the salt content in water, are elevated in many of the nation’s streams as a result of human... more

Middlesex Water Co., a provider of water and wastewater and related services in New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania, will participate in the... more

A new poll released by USC Dornsife and the Los Angeles Times found that a majority of Californians support desalination as a response to the... more

Qualcomm Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies Inc., CH2M Hill and the City of Cincinnati have been collaborating with the... more

Boston Water & Sewer Commission (BWSC) won the 10th annual “Best of the Best” Tap Water Taste Test. Second place in the competition was given... more

Bluesphere Corp., a clean energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)... more

Nossaman LLP has enhanced its public infrastructure law practice with the hiring of Australian public-private partnership (P3) attorney Elizabeth... more

RACO Mfg. and Eng. Co., a provider of remote monitoring, reporting and control devices, now offers EtherNet/IPTM and Modbus TCP protocols for... more

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