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Mar 29 2019
Silicon Valley Clean Water’s (SVCW) Regional Environmental Sewer Conveyance Upgrade (RESCU) program is paving the way for the future of wastewater…
Mar 27 2019
In Mount Pleasant, S.C., an effort to extend sewer lines to houses with failing septic systems in one community remains unresolved despite statements…
Trenches can be dangerous places for pipe installers, so establishing and following standards of safety before, during and after trench installations can be a life-saving measure.
Trenches can be dangerous places for pipe installers, so establishing and following standards of safety before, during and after trench installations can be a life-saving measure.
Mar 6 2019
On May 10, 2018, James Rogers wrote in a post on Facebook that a 12-ft-deep sewer hole in which he was working caved in 10 minutes after he got out…
A large sinkhole was reported in downtown Portland, Ore., stopping traffic
A large sinkhole was reported in downtown Portland, Ore., stopping traffic.
Feb 12 2019
In downtown Portland, Ore., a six-ft-deep chasm was reported Feb. 8 on Salmon Street. According to the Portland Tribune, it is a literal sinkhole.…
A sewer in Sonoma Valley, Calif., has been periodically leaking wastewater during heavy winter storms
A sewer in Sonoma Valley, Calif., has been periodically leaking wastewater during heavy winter storms.
Feb 7 2019
In Sonoma Valley, Calif., work on the next phase of replacing an old and failing sewer main is set to begin this summer. The sewer had been…
A major street has closed after a large sinkhole was report in Torrance, Calif.
A major street has closed after a large sinkhole was report in Torrance, Calif.
Jan 15 2019
A sinkhole at the site of a water main break in a part of Torrance, Calif., has led to a street closure expected to last a week. According to…
The Arizona Clean Water State Revolving Fund has given the the Town of Marana $1.5 million to design and construct a new lift station.
The Arizona Clean Water State Revolving Fund has given the the Town of Marana $1.5 million to design and construct a new lift station.
Jan 10 2019
The Town of Marana, Ariz., received about $1.5 million from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to design and construct a new lift station and force…
Jan 9 2019
The Humber River has long played a starring role in the rousing story of Ontario’s capital, Toronto. Bordering one of the world’s great cosmopolitan…
A fatberg, made up of fat, wet wipes and grease, was found near the sea in Sidmouth, Devon
A fatberg, made up of fat, wet wipes and grease, was found near the sea in Sidmouth, Devon.
Jan 8 2019
In England, a giant fatberg has been found blocking a sewer in a seaside town. According to BBC News, the fatberg is 210 ft long. The fatberg, made…
A West Virginia plant has been in violation of dumping excessive ammonia into the Kanawha River periodically since 2001
A West Virginia plant has been in violation of dumping excessive ammonia into the Kanawha River periodically since 2001.
Jan 2 2019
Randy Barrett, mayor of Winfield, W. Va., is looking to continue working on fixing the sewage system in the town after being re-elected to a fourth…
A sewer pipe in Louisville, Ky., is now repaired after corrosive sewer gases were found eating away the pipe’s concrete lining
A sewer pipe in Louisville, Ky., is now repaired after corrosive sewer gases were found eating away the pipe’s concrete lining.
Dec 19 2018
Repairs on a sewer pipe in Louisville, Ky., are now complete eight months after corrosive sewer gases were found eating away the pipe’s concrete…
A sewer pipe collapse in Rhode Island forced sewage into at least 11 homes
A sewer pipe collapse in Rhode Island forced sewage into at least 11 homes.
Nov 28 2018
In Warwick, R.I., it could take weeks to repair a collapsed sewer pipe that forced sewage into homes over the holiday weekend as well as detoured…
 Pictured (L-R) are Declan Napier, Relationship Director at Lombard, Caroline McKeown, Business Manager, Commercial Banking NI at Ulster Bank and Andrew Lambe, Contracts Manager at Terra Solutions.
Pictured (L-R) are Declan Napier, Relationship Director at Lombard, Caroline McKeown, Business Manager, Commercial Banking NI at Ulster Bank and Andrew Lambe, Contracts Manager at Terra Solutions.
Nov 16 2018
Editor's Note: Each week, Water & Wastes Digest will post an aggregate of business news briefs and networking news items to keep you informed on…
Actions in Hawaii led to closure of 10 large-capacity cesspools (LCCs) and over $640,000 in fines
Actions in Hawaii led to closure of 10 large-capacity cesspools (LCCs) and over $640,000 in fines.
Nov 13 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) actions in Hawaii led to closure of 10 large-capacity cesspools (LCCs) and over $640,000 in fines,…
A sewer line in Virginia is leaking in a resident’s front yard, leaving behind waste
A sewer line in Virginia is leaking in a resident’s front yard, leaving behind waste.
Nov 9 2018
Residents in Madison Heights, Va., have an odor problem. According to ABC 13, a sewer line is is leaking in their yard. “Over the past couple of…
Blockages of grease cause multiple sewer water spills in Tennessee
Blockages of grease cause multiple sewer water spills in Tennessee.
Nov 6 2018
In Tennessee, a sewer water spill was caused by a blockage of grease. According to The Chattanoogan, crews were cleaning Walker County & Sewerage…
New partnership will provide 475,000 eligible homeowners water and sewer line protection for about $8 a month in Philadelphia
New partnership will provide 475,000 eligible homeowners water and sewer line protection for about $8 a month in Philadelphia.
Nov 2 2018
The Philadelphia Energy Authority have announced a new partnership with American Water Resources (AWR). According to The Philadelphia Tribune, the…
Sep 29 2017
The Baltimore Public Works Department blamed a “fatberg" made up of grease, fat, wet wipes and other garbage that slowly grew in a Baltimore sewer…
Apr 10 2017
Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD), a wastewater treatment utility that serves 18 cities and counties in southeastern Virginia, has selected …
Feb 21 2014
RJN Group Inc. has begun work on preparing four sewershed repair, replacement and rehabilitation (SRRR) plans for Baltimore County per consent decree…
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