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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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%).

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. Brown and Caldwell Strengthens Position In Water Reuse With Strategic Hires
    5/7/2018

    Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, recently announced the expansion of the firm’s water reuse practice with four key hires. The additions of Dr. Kati Bell, Melanie Holmer, Dr. Allegra da Silva, and Melissa Meeker will provide industry-recognized expertise to clients on a host of water and environmental challenges, further establishing Brown and Caldwell’s position as reuse and One Water leader.

  9. Engineered Polymer Membranes Could Be New Option For Water Treatment
    5/4/2018

    The world’s freshwater resources are in short supply. According to the United Nations, water scarcity affects an estimated 1.9 billion people and 2.1 billion people live with drinking water services that are not safely managed.

  10. Ampac USA: Why Can't We Use Seawater Desalination To Quench Our Thirst?
    5/4/2018

    Despite the years that have passed with seawater desalination gaining popularity, it is still not an alternative to traditional freshwater procuring methods. It seems rather unfair that mankind stands in front of a very big payload of water but cannot use it for their benefit.