Current Headlines

  1. Officials At Wilkesboro Deny Dumping Untreated Wastewater
    1/20/2017

    In court papers that were filed last month, Wilkesboro, NC, officials claimed that they did not illegally dump untreated wastewater into the Yadkin River and did not fire an employee over the allegations.

  2. Water Districts React As California Gets Rain
    1/20/2017

    It’s raining in California. Is the drought over?

  3. Three Dead In Wastewater Trench Tragedy
    1/20/2017

    Complaints about a sewage backup in a Florida Keys neighborhood prompted an investigation that ended in tragedy when three men died in a wastewater trench.

  4. Illinois Passes Legislation Requiring Lead Testing In Schools
    1/19/2017

    The Illinois House of Representatives recently passed legislation requiring that lead testing take place in both schools and daycare centers.

  5. Infrastructure Crisis Evident In Mega Main Breaks
    1/19/2017

    A water main break in a Texas city recently flooded an entire neighborhood, displacing families and sending a stream through homes and lawns.

  6. NEW Polyblend® Polymer Activation Systems MAGNUM Mix Chamber Increases Polymer Activation Efficiency By Up To 30%
    1/19/2017

    UGSI Solutions, Inc. is pleased to introduce and release the new Polyblend® MAGNUM mix chamber for immediate sale. Specifically, the MAGNUM mix chambers are available for sale as a retrofit to existing M‐Series emulsion polymer activation units (models M240‐M2400) or as a completely new M‐Series unit.

  7. Obama’s 'Forceful' Final WOTUS Defense
    1/19/2017

    The Obama administration is fighting for a controversial water regulation until the very end of its tenure in power.

  8. Introducing The ChemLocker™ Reservoir Dosing Station Which Provides Flexibility And Economy In Managing Distribution System Water Quality
    1/18/2017

    Recognition that overall system water quality is increasingly dependent on proper disinfectant residual management in the distribution network has led UGSI Solutions to develop a family of network water quality management tools that range from tank mixing (Tank Shark®), tank boosting (ChemLocker™) to fully‐automated reservoir residual chemistry management (Monoclor™).

  9. Veolia’s New Modular Bulldozer Design (MBD™)Using Crystallization Technology Chosen By Osum Oil Sands Corp.
    1/18/2017

    Osum Oil Sands Corp. in Alberta, Canada has awarded Veolia Water Technologies the Orion Phase I Crystallizer system, which reduces costly disposal of evaporator blowdown waste.

  10. Mighty River, Mighty Filter
    1/18/2017

    Huckleberry Finn wouldn’t recognize today’s lower Mississippi River. Massive walls separate the river from low-lying lands along the bank, an area called the floodplain. Floodplains were once the spillover zone for the river.