Drinking Water Distribution News

  1. Study Says Pipe Failures Cause For Concern: Break Rates For Almost Half Of U.S. Water Mains Up More Than 40% In Six Years
    3/6/2018

    Utah State University's (USU) Buried Structures Laboratory has published a second comprehensive study on break rates of the most commonly used water pipe materials titled, "Water Main Break Rates In the USA and Canada: A Comprehensive Study."

  2. Hagihon And TaKaDu Renew Contract For Another Three Years
    3/5/2018

    Jerusalem water corporation Hagihon has extended its agreement with TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Event Management solutions, for another three years.

  3. Vortex Companies Acquires Stag Technologies
    2/27/2018

    Leading trenchless rehabilitation services company, Vortex Companies, announced today that it has acquired Utah based Stag Technologies, a high-performance coatings manufacturer catering the water, sewer and industrial infrastructure marketplace.

  4. Reading Levels Plummet After Flint Lead Crisis
    2/22/2018

    Did the Flint water crisis damage childrens’ brains?

  5. UTILIS Earns Honors As A Most Innovative Company In Israel, As Fast Company Announces World’s Most Innovative Companies
    2/20/2018

    UTILIS has been bestowed a significant acknowledgement by Fast Company recently having announced its annual ranking of the world’s Most Innovative Companies (MIC) for 2018.

  6. ABB Supports Innovations For Improved Water Management
    2/15/2018

    ABB is once again leading the conversation around water leakage with its sponsorship of this year’s Global Water Leakage Summit, taking place at the Amba Hotel Marble Arch, London, 13th – 14th March.

  7. Trimble Partners With Aquarius Spectrum To Add Leak Detection And Monitoring Solutions To Its Smart Water Portfolio For Utilities
    2/15/2018

    Trimble announced recently an exclusive relationship with Aquarius Spectrum Ltd. to distribute a branded version of Aquarius Spectrum's wireless leak detection and monitoring solutions for water utilities throughout the U.S.

  8. EPA Boss Calls For 'War On Lead'
    2/13/2018

    Calling for a war on lead as a new feature of federal policy, U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is meeting with Cabinet officials this week to discuss how to keep children safe from lead contamination.

  9. ePIPE Team Awarded Two U.S. Patents For In-place Protection Of Nonmetallic Pipes, Adding To Existing Portfolio Of Over 30 Patents
    2/13/2018

    Pipe Restoration Technologies, LLC (PRT), makers of the ePIPE, Lead-Free Leak-Free and LeadSmart product lines, announced that it has been granted U.S. patents #9889469 and #9889470.

  10. Mount Pleasant Waterworks Creates A New Customer Service Experience
    2/13/2018

    Just a few miles from the South Carolina coast, the town of Mount Pleasant exudes the southern charm and rich historical resonance that typify the “Lowcountry.” And though this may conjure up images of laid-back residents sipping sweet tea on their porch swings, the reality is a little different for the town’s water utility.