Asset Management News

  1. New District Lead Service Line Replacement Program Offers Historic Opportunity To Replace Old Plumbing
    12/6/2018

    DC Water today announced plans to work closely with the District government to implement a new lead service replacement program that offers free and discounted replacements of lead water service pipes on private property for thousands of homes across the city.

  2. Woolpert Contracted To Collect Lidar Data Across 10K Square Miles Of Florida
    12/6/2018

    Woolpert has been contracted by Dewberry Engineers Inc. to collect high-resolution lidar data over approximately 10,000 square miles across the peninsula of Florida, from St. Johns County to Palm Beach County, as well as six inland counties in support of the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) 3D Elevation Program (3DEP).

  3. Improve Pipeline Construction Quality With This Ground-Breaking Technology
    12/5/2018

    “The Pipeline Hazardous Material Safety Administration, a branch of the U.S. Department of Transportation has identified material, weld and construction quality as a major source of leaks during commissioning hydrostatic pressure tests, the first years of operations and later in the life of a pipeline. PHMSA’s findings indicate a need for better quality assurance in the pipeline construction industry.”

  4. National Infrastructure Commission Responds To Government Announcement On Tackling Drought
    11/27/2018

    Environment Secretary Michael Gove announced plans to improve the resilience of England’s water supply and set a clear target to halve water leakages by 2050 – matching a key recommendation by the National Infrastructure Commission.

  5. Evoqua Launches Water One® Service Platform Nationwide
    11/14/2018

    Evoqua Water Technologies, an industry leader in mission critical water treatment solutions, recently announced the national launch of its optimized Water One service platform, which enables customers to outsource their water treatment systems and focus on their core business, while Evoqua manages the operation and maintenance of customers’ water treatment systems.

  6. Underground Water Woes: Why Midwest Water Plants Have Humidity Problems (And How To Prevent Them)
    11/14/2018

    High humidity causes numerous problems inside water treatment plants, but it’s most prominent in Midwest facilities for one reason: groundwater.

  7. Graphene Could Reduce Odour And Corrosion In Wastewater Network
    11/12/2018

    UNSW researchers are collaborating with Sewer Venting and Crane Hire Services (SVSR) to look at the potential for graphene oxide to be applied to wastewater collection networks.

  8. Utilis To Host Their Second Innovation Summit In San Diego
    11/7/2018

    Utilis will host their second Innovation Summit in San Diego, bringing together water industry professionals from around the world to talk about satellite leak detection from November 26-28th at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel.

  9. New Report Looks At The Adverse Health And Safety Impacts Of Plastic PVC Pipes
    11/6/2018

    The Center for Environmental Health (CEH) today released a new report examining the impact of plastic PVC pipes on human health and the environment.

  10. Anglian Water Awards First AMP7 Leakage Framework
    11/5/2018

    Anglian Water has awarded one of the first framework contracts of AMP7 to leak detection specialist Primayer. The £40M agreement for leak detection products has been awarded jointly to 10 suppliers and will ensure the utility has access to as wide a selection of equipment as possible.