Drinking Water News

  1. To Forecast Winter Rainfall In Los Angeles, Look To New Zealand In The Summer
    6/13/2018

    Variability in El Niño cycles was long considered a reliable tool for predicting winter precipitation in the Southwest United States, but its forecasting power has diminished in recent years.

  2. Two Doctoral Students Studying Novel Membrane Technologies Receive The 2018 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship Award
    6/13/2018

    The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) of Stuart, FL, and National Water Research Institute (NWRI) of Fountain Valley, CA, are pleased to announce the 2018 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship for Membrane Technology has been awarded to doctoral students Michael Geitner of The Pennsylvania State University and Cassandra Porter of Yale University.

  3. Desal Plant Up For Debate In Orange County
    6/12/2018

    Ratepayers are debating the merits of a proposal for a new desalination plant in Orange County, CA.

  4. SIGMA Piping Products Expands With No Lead Plumbing Product Line
    6/11/2018

    SIGMA Piping Products (SPP) recently announced that it has expanded its plumbing product line through the addition of a new range of red brass nipples and cast bronze fittings. The new no lead piping products complement SPP's existing brass/bronze plumbing portfolio, such as its brass ball valve and qualifies SPP products for potable water installations.

  5. SIGMA Introduces SIGMAFlange Universal Model SFUP
    6/11/2018

    SIGMA Corporation proudly introduces our SIGMAFlange Universal Model SFUP. The innovative design allows for the ease of field flanging plain-end pipe to any flanged fitting, valve or other flanged appurtenance.

  6. Krausz USA Launches The HYMAX GRIP 16”
    6/11/2018

    Krausz USA announced recently the launch of the HYMAX GRIP 16” restraint coupling featuring only four top-facing bolts for installers to tighten and a stab-fit, one-piece design.

  7. SRP Flowtography, Snowtography On Display
    6/11/2018

    Five years after its unveiling in Arizona, SRP Flowtography technology is about to be taken to the next level.

  8. Water Utility Lesson Of The Year: Resiliency
    6/11/2018

    September of 2017 was the busiest month of hurricane activity on record, according to the Weather Channel.

  9. Water Utilities Invited To Participate In Resource Recovery Data Collection Survey
    6/11/2018

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is asking utilities to help assemble baseline data on the amount of resource recovery taking place at facilities in the U.S. and Canada.

  10. ACWA Power And Energy China Sign MoU For Power And Water Desalination Cooperation
    6/10/2018

    ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Energy Engineering Corporation Limited (ENERGY CHINA), a global leader in international engineering and EPC contracting, during a ceremony in Dubai