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  1. New Nitrate Monitor Lowers Costs
    12/5/2018

    Responding to global demand for improved monitoring of nitrate in freshwater, OTT HydroMet has launched a new optical nitrate sensor, the OTT ecoN.

  2. KROHNE Wins MassEcon Economic Impact Award
    12/5/2018

    KROHNE, Inc. announces it was one of 15 Massachusetts firms named a winner of the MassEcon Impact Awards, which recognize companies for their outstanding contributions to the Massachusetts economy.

  3. Westfall Manufacturing Expands Its Static Mixer Product Line With New Concept Counter-Swirl Model 6000
    12/5/2018

    ​In collaboration with Alden Laboratories of Holden, MA, Westfall Manufacturing engineers have recently developed a new concept counter-swirl, low headloss, Static Mixer.

  4. Improve Pipeline Construction Quality With This Ground-Breaking Technology
    12/5/2018

    “The Pipeline Hazardous Material Safety Administration, a branch of the U.S. Department of Transportation has identified material, weld and construction quality as a major source of leaks during commissioning hydrostatic pressure tests, the first years of operations and later in the life of a pipeline. PHMSA’s findings indicate a need for better quality assurance in the pipeline construction industry.”

  5. River Conservation Is 'Blind' Without High-Resolution Monitoring
    12/5/2018

    Scientists from the University of Portsmouth have been investigating nutrient concentrations in the Upper River Itchen, in Hampshire, UK, on behalf of Salmon & Trout Conservation (S&TC) to better understand where phosphorus is coming from and how it is impacting river ecology.

  6. City Of Waco Signs Contract With Itron To Improve Water Efficiency And Reduce Water Loss
    12/5/2018

    Itron, Inc. which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, signed a contract with the City of Waco, Texas to install Itron’s OpenWay Riva IoT solution, including smart water communication modules and leak sensors, to reduce water loss and improve water delivery for the utility’s nearly 45,000 customers.

  7. USDA Invests In Water And Wastewater Infrastructure In 46 States
    12/5/2018

    Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett  recently announced that USDA is investing $1.2B (PDF, 509 KB) to help rebuild and improve rural water infrastructure for 936,000 rural Americans living in 46 states.

  8. American Water Celebrates Its New Home In Camden With Grand Opening Ceremony
    12/4/2018

    American Water, the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, celebrated the official grand opening of its new headquarters at One Water Street on the Camden Waterfront with employees, local residents and community members, business and industry leaders, elected officials and dozens of students from the Camden City School District.

  9. EPA And USDA Encourage Use Of Market-Based And Other Collaborative Approaches To Address Excess Nutrients
    12/4/2018
  10. Owners Of UV Ballast Water Treatment Systems Reconsider And Switch To Alfa Laval PureBallast 3
    12/4/2018

    UV ballast water treatment offers many advantages over electrochlorination. Yet there are also substantial differences between UV solutions. A growing number of customers, including MSC Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises, are abandoning their selected UV treatment systems in favour of Alfa Laval PureBallast 3.