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Sep 6 2017
Areas in Texas and Louisiana hit by Hurricane Harvey have began to recover from the storm, receiving aid in many forms.    The U.S. House of…
Sep 6 2017
Hurricane Irma was named the most powerful hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean outside the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico. With 185-mph winds…
Sep 1 2017
As floodwaters begin to recede in Houston, the extent of damage is becoming more clear. The death toll from the storm is up to 39 people, and more…
Texas Army National Guard members wade through rising Houston floodwaters.
More than 12,000 members of the Texas National Guard have been called out to support local authorities in response to Hurricane Harvey and the resulting tropical storm.
Aug 30 2017
Rescue efforts continued as Tropical Storm Harvey battered southeast Texas and southwest Lousiana. Health officials are warning residents of the…
Texas National Guard soldiers aid Houston residents after Hurricane Harvey.
A Texas National Guard soldier carries a woman through a flooded residential area in Texas.
Aug 28 2017
Spring Creek, located north of Houston, is projected to exceed its highest recorded flood level this week after a relentless onslaught of rain from…
Aug 15 2017
The USAID Sustainable Water Partnership (SWP), led by Winrock Intl., launched www.swpwater.org to enable greater access to information and resources…
Apr 27 2017
Envirosight announced it is offering free confined space safety posters for sewer inspection crews. The poster provides information on safety…
Apr 4 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Route to Resilience (RtoR) tool that will help small- and medium-sized drinking water and…
Dec 5 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a plan that serves as a national call to action, urging all levels of government, utilities,…
Aug 3 2016
American Water announced that its Contract Services Group is celebrating 20 years without a recordable, lost-time accident at its Litchfield, Ill.,…
Oct 4 2015
CyberLock Inc. provides a comprehensive access control solution for electric and water utilities, helping them meet industry standards for security.…
Apr 29 2015
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) has awarded Tintometer Inc., a…
Jan 14 2015
The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a proposed settlement with several companies to address the…
Jan 13 2015
Underwriters Laboratories (UL) performed independent tests at the request of two Sensus customers and confirmed that the Sensus Generation 3 iCon A…
Sep 3 2014
Baltimore, Md., homeowners can now purchase from HomeServe USA emergency repair service plans to cover emergency repairs to their water and sewer…
Feb 25 2014
Global public health organization NSF Intl. launched a new program that helps hotels, resorts and other hospitality settings prevent food and water…
Jan 22 2014
Securing a clean water supply is an ever-increasing concern in the U.S. With aging insfrastructure, growing demand and extreme weather events, there…
Jan 7 2014
Nicholas Santillo Jr., director of operations security, American Water, will participate at the 2014 TechSec Solutions Conference in Delray Beach,…
Aug 26 2013
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced the nation’s first drinking water standard specifically for hexavalent chromium. The…
Jul 17 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of Justice, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation and the Office of…
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