Drinking Water Distribution News

  1. High Lead Levels Registered In Chicago
    4/19/2018

    Lead appears to be a pervasive problem in Chicago drinking water.

  2. Mueller Systems’ New ME-8 Encoder Register Improves Meter Accuracy And Functionality
    4/18/2018

    The Mueller® Encoder Eight (ME-8) register combines proven reliable mechanical components with an innovative new automated data acquisition system that improves meter accuracy and functionality for utilities.

  3. City Of Fairmont Improves Performance And Service With The Sensus AMI Solution
    4/17/2018

    Nestled in the rolling hills of northern West Virginia, collegiate life reigns supreme in the City of Fairmont. As with any college town, residential turnover is the norm, with the constant move-ins and move-outs straining the city’s water utility resources.

  4. Pump Systems Matter Board Of Directors Announces New Members
    4/12/2018

    Pump Systems Matter (PSM) announces the addition of two new members to its Board of Directors: Jen Muir, P.E., President, JKMuir and Gary Cavey, President and CEO, Dynamatic Drive Source International, Inc. Each will serve a three-year term and work with the Board to develop an executive long-term strategic plan that addresses the increasing demand for pump and pumping system training that promotes energy efficient and reliable pumping systems in the industrial and commercial building sectors.

  5. Krausz USA Launches The HYMAX 2
    4/10/2018

    Krausz USA announced recently the launch of its HYMAX 2 coupling featuring a patented flip gasket that installers can easily flip in or out to accommodate different pipe ODs, allowing for faster and more efficient installations.

  6. DNA Testing Can Rapidly Solve Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreaks
    4/10/2018

    A DNA test method called polymerase chain reaction (PCR) allowed New York City health officials to identify the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak within hours of specimen collection and should be considered in all Legionnaires’ outbreak investigations, researchers say in the April issue of the Journal of Environmental Health.

  7. GUTERMANN And TaKaDu Combine Data-Driven Technologies For Heightened Water Efficiency
    4/4/2018

    TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Event Management solutions for the water industry, and GUTERMANN, a world leader in acoustic leak detection technology, are teaming up to deliver a comprehensive data-driven solution for improving efficiency.

  8. Supreme Court Greenlights Flint Class-Action Lawsuits
    4/2/2018

    Flint residents received a positive ruling from the Supreme Court in March, allowing them to proceed with their legal battles.

  9. MARS Company Named One Of The ‘Top 25 Utilities Tech Solutions Providers’
    3/27/2018

    MARS Company, global leader in water meter testing and technology solutions, announced today that it was recently recognized as one of the top 25 Utilities Tech Solutions Providers for 2017.

  10. World Water Day: Utilities Conserve Water With Sensus iPERL Meters
    3/22/2018

    Water utilities around the world share the desire to conserve Earth’s most precious resource: water. Every day, including World Water Day, Sensus, a Xylem brand, works with utilities to provide solutions that aid conservation efforts while helping them become smarter about customers’ water usage.