Asset Management News

  1. MIT Researchers Develop 'Decision Framework' For Water Infrastructure Spending

    Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) claim they know what water utilities should do to spend more efficiently on infrastructure.

  2. Pump Refurbishment Package Focuses On Energy Efficiency

    An Australian company that specialises in both on-site and off-site pump refurbishment is finding that energy efficiency is an important driver in its refurbishment packages - and has included Vesconite bushings as part of its energy-reducing refurbishment package.

  3. Despite Source Water, One West Virginia Plant Stands As A Model

    A utility in West Virginia is setting the standard for how to provide clean tap water despite relying on an extremely polluted waterway.

  4. Ross Valley Sanitary District Awards $9.7M Sewer Rehabilitation Construction Contract

    The Ross Valley Sanitary District (RVSD) has awarded a construction contract to Ranger Pipelines, Inc. in the amount of $9,769,729 for its FY 2016-17 Gravity Sewer Rehabilitation Project. 

  5. Debate Rages As Portland Weighs UV Against Filtration Tech

    With a parasite plaguing its water supply, Portland, OR, is planning to make a major water treatment spending decision this month, but critics say city officials are rushing the process.

  6. City Of Fitchburg, MA, Adopts InfoMaster GIS-Centric Smart Asset Management Solution

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, has adopted industry-leading and award-winning InfoMaster software for prioritizing the operations and maintenance activities of its sewer collection system.

  7. WE&RF Awards Research Contract To Standardize Tracking And Reporting Of International Stormwater BMP Database

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) recently awarded a research contract to Wright Water Engineers, Inc., in association with Geosyntec Consultants, for Standardized BMP Maintenance Tracking and Report Protocols (SIWM22T17), in support of the “Data Analysis and Standardization” task of the CLASIC (Community-Enabled Lifecycle Analysis of Stormwater Infrastructure Costs) project.

  8. With Newfound Water, Los Angeles Reboots Unused System

    Restoring unused infrastructure is at the heart of a plan by Los Angeles officials to bring more drinkable water to the region and ensure water security for years to come.

  9. 'Missing Lead' In Flint Water Pipes Confirms Cause Of Crisis

    A study of lead service lines in Flint's damaged drinking water system reveals a Swiss cheese pattern in the pipes' interior crust, with holes where the lead used to be.

  10. Innovyze Releases InfoWorks ICM Generation V8

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, recently announced the release of the V8 Generation of InfoWorks ICM, its comprehensive urban drainage modeling solution.