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  1. Launch Of SWAN Asia-Pacific Alliance To Accelerate Smart Water And Wastewater Growth In The Region
    5/8/2018

    In a first of its kind, the Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) has launched the SWAN Asia-Pacific Alliance, which will be free to join in its first year. The APAC Alliance, which includes progressive utilities and leading solution providers, seeks to advance the use of “smart”, data-driven water and wastewater solutions across the fast-growing region.

  2. America’s Water Infrastructure Is Failing — But Here’s How We Could Start To Fix It
    5/8/2018

    America’s water is under threat from many sides. It faces pollution problems, outdated infrastructure, rising costs, and unprecedented droughts and rainfall patterns as the climate changes.

  3. Vietnam Water Summit 2018 Scheduled For September In Hanoi
    5/7/2018

    Vietnam has 2360 rivers totaling to more than 10 km and it would appear that this should provide copious supply of water to the nation. 

  4. AWWA And Water Community Invite Consumers To 'Protect The Source' During Drinking Water Week
    5/7/2018

    The American Water Works Association and the water community across North America will celebrate Drinking Water Week by recognizing the vital role drinking water plays in daily lives.

  5. New Pipe And Valve Support System Helps Thermoplastic Piping Achieve Maximum Service Life
    5/7/2018

    Mechanical stress on plastic piping systems is one of the leading causes of premature leaks. Typical pipe clamp products often create unintended fixed points throughout piping systems that permanently lock in stress.

  6. SUEZ NWS Pursues Its Development In Taiwan
    5/7/2018

    SUEZ NWS and Cleanaway 1 won the Dafa hazardous waste treatment facility contract in Kaohsiung, located in south-western Taiwan. The contract provides for the acquisition of the plant by the two partners for NT$1.3B and its operation by Cleanaway SUEZ2 , a new joint venture (JV) set up between SUEZ NWS (29%), Cleanaway (29%) and the Taiwan Government Agency RSEA3 (42%).

  7. Charles A. Frey Jr. And Rich Horn Celebrated As STI/SPFA Hall Of Fame Award Recipients
    5/7/2018

    On April 14, Charles A. Frey Jr., Vice President of Highland Tank and Manufacturing and Rich Horn, Regional Sales Manager, Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CB&I), were presented with the Steel Tank Institute/Steel Plate Fabricators Association (STI/SPFA) Hall of Fame Award during the 2018 Annual Meeting in Chandler, Arizona.

  8. Water Environment Research Open Access Article Examines Conditions Impacting Fine Pore Oxygen Transfer
    5/7/2018

    The open access article in the May 2018 issue of Water Environment Research(WER) reviews factors affecting oxygen transfer in activated sludge processes.

  9. U.S. EPA To Award $600,000 In Environmental Job Training Grants In California
    5/7/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that Los Angeles Conservation Corps (LACC), Hunters Point Family in San Francisco, and the City of Pittsburg, Calif., will receive grants to operate environmental job training programs.

  10. County's AZ Pure Brew Challenge Wins Project Of The Year
    5/7/2018

    The AZ Water Conference is the annual awards event of the AZ Water Association, a nonprofit organization with 2,100 water and wastewater professional members who share the goal of preserving and enhancing Arizona's water environment.