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  1. First Fill: Water Unleashed Into McCook Reservoir For First Time

    For the first time, water came gushing into the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago's (MWRD's) McCook Reservoir Thursday, demonstrating a fully functioning system designed to prevent polluted water from entering local waterways and mitigate area flooding.

  2. Tank Floor Inspection Technologies Added To Rental Fleet

    As part of its new rental partnership with Silverwing, Ashtead Technology has added a range of tank floor inspection technologies to its fleet of rental instruments. Manufactured by Eddyfi Technologies, the new equipment is all from the Silverwing product line and includes the Floormap 3DiM tank floor scanner; the Handscan manual tank floor scanner as well as Vacuum Boxes for bubble leak testing of tank floor welds.

  3. WPL Lands Three Utility Wastewater Contracts

    Work is underway on three UK utility framework contracts awarded to packaged wastewater treatment specialist WPL, two by United Utilities (UU) and one by Anglian Water.

  4. Gorman-Rupp Offers New ValuPrime™ Line Of Priming-Assisted Centrifugal Pumps

    Gorman-Rupp, pump manufacturer of Mansfield, Ohio, is introducing a new line of cost-effective priming-assisted centrifugal pumps.

  5. Smart Water Meter: Conservation Labs Launches H2know, An Affordable Innovative Water Meter And App For Preventing Leaks, Saving Consumers Money

    Seeking to save consumers about $250 a year in water-related expenses, Conservation Labs, is introducing H2know, an affordable, innovative smart water meter that is easy to install and access through an app.

  6. Water Academy Seminar To Outline Benefits Of UV Technology For Cost-Effective Process Water Disinfection

    Protecting water from harmful microbial contamination in municipal and manufacturing applications will be the topic of the latest Water Academy seminar, jointly organised by First-AVPR Venture, Inc. (FAVI) and Hanovia.

  7. Sulzer Completes Acquisition of JWC Environmental

    Sulzer announces that it has completed the acquisition of JWC Environmental, LLC (“JWC”). JWC is a leading provider of highly engineered, mission-critical solids reduction and removal products such as grinders, screens, and dissolved air flotation system for municipal, industrial and commercial wastewater applications.

  8. Simmons Pump Acquires Simflo Pumps To Create New Combined Company

    Simmons Pump LLC (Simmons) and Simflo Pumps Inc. (Simflo), two of the nation's top providers of industrial, agriculture, and municipal-use pumps, have merged. Effective today, the two companies will combine business operations throughout Q1 2018. The combined company will be privately held and operate under the SIMFLO name and brand.

  9. Statement From NACWA CEO Adam Krantz On Infrastructure Proposal Released By House Problem Solvers Caucus

    “The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) commends the House Problem Solvers Caucus Infrastructure Working Group for their bipartisan proposal to improve our nation’s infrastructure. We thank co-chairs Congressman John Katko and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty for leading this effort, and offering us an opportunity over the past few months to discuss NACWA’s priorities, many of which have been included in the plan.

  10. WateReuse Congratulates EPA On Release Of Potable Reuse Compendium

    The WateReuse Association congratulates the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on the release of the 2017 Potable Reuse Compendium, which outlines key science, technical, and policy considerations for treating wastewater to drinking water standards.