Drinking Water Distribution News

  1. Elon Musk Pledges To Pay For Flint Water Fix

    Tesla billionaire Elon Musk took a leap into the water sector this month when he pledged to pay for clean water in Flint homes.

  2. Georgia Utility Addresses Non-Revenue Water With Sensus iPERL Meters

    Just 30 miles northwest of Atlanta, the City of Dallas, Georgia, offers a reprieve from the busyness of the big city with the retained charm of simpler times and a friendly community. While the city might have an easygoing appeal, running the local water utility is anything but a breeze. The utility team’s constant goal is to deliver superior service for the city’s 14,000 residents.

  3. Middlesex Water Company Begins $11.2M Upgrade To Water Infrastructure In Avenel Section Of Woodbridge

    Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX) has announced that an $11.2 million project to replace aging water infrastructure is set to begin in the Avenel section of Woodbridge Township, New Jersey.

  4. PWSA Releases Additional Lead Map Data

    Recently, the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) posted water service line material information for an additional 20,000 properties to its searchable online map. The map now includes historical material records for over 42,000 properties in PWSA’s drinking water service area.

  5. City Of Pearland Signs Contact With Itron To Upgrade System, Improve Water Efficiency

    Itron, Inc., which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, will install Itron’s OpenWay Riva IoT solution for water plus leak sensors for the City of Pearland, Texas to help reduce water loss and improve delivery of water to its 120,000 customers.

  6. Aquarius Spectrum And TaKaDu Announce Integration Partnership For Effective Water Management

    Aquarius Spectrum and TaKaDu are collaborating to provide water utilities with a centralized, cloud-based solution for improved network efficiency, water loss reduction, and asset management.

  7. Itron To Improve Water Infrastructure In Barbados

    Itron, Inc., which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, is working with the Barbados Water Authority (BWA) to help the utility minimize water loss throughout the island.

  8. Sensus, A Xylem Brand, To Invest $4M To Expand North Carolina Operation

    Sensus USA, Inc., a provider of advanced metering technologies to utilities and municipalities, will expand its current operations in Durham County, creating 301 new jobs over five years, Governor Roy Cooper announced recently. The company will invest $4M in North Carolina by the end of 2019.

  9. New Cloud Software Integrates Water Usage-Measuring Systems With Accounting Systems

    New cloud software is forming an easy bridge between water metering or usage software and accounting software, making it faster and cheaper for water suppliers to produce usage-based bills that integrate automatically with their accounting/ERP systems.

  10. San Diego’s Water Planning To Be Enhanced By Expert Services From DNV GL

    The City of San Diego has awarded a multi-million, five-year consulting contract to DNV GL, which provides the Synergi Water hydraulic modeling software solution for improvement of water quality and reduction of leaks.