Industrial Water and Wastewater News

  1. US Water Use To Reach 138 Trillion Gallons In 2022
    4/25/2018

    US water use is forecast to reach 138 trillion gallons in 2022, according to Water: United States, a report recently released by Freedonia Focus Reports. An expected uptick in overall electricity generation will spur water use by utilities.

  2. Sunlight Reduces Effectiveness Of Dispersants Used To Clean Up Oil Spills
    4/25/2018

    A new study shows that sunlight transforms oil spills on the ocean surface more quickly and significantly than previously thought, limiting the effectiveness of chemical dispersants that break up floating oil.

  3. Gravity Oilfield Services Inc. Signs Exclusive, Multi-Year Water Sourcing Agreement With Premier Operator In The Permian Basin
    4/24/2018

    Gravity Oilfield Services Inc. ("Gravity") today announced it has executed an exclusive, multi-year water sourcing agreement with a premier operator in the Permian Basin, in which Gravity will provide source water for the operator's production operations in the Permian Basin.

  4. eCobalt Ramps Up Pre-Construction Activities At The Idaho Cobalt Project
    4/23/2018

    eCobalt Solutions Inc. (“eCobalt” or “the Company”) is pleased to provide an update on progress made at its 100% owned Idaho Cobalt Project (“ICP”) located near the town of Salmon, in the heart of the Idaho Cobalt Belt. The ICP remains the sole, near term primary cobalt deposit in the United States.

  5. Work Starts On $15M Upgrade At Morgan
    4/23/2018

    A $15M upgrade to the Morgan Water Treatment Plant began this week, to help meet future demand growth and further enhance the quality of drinking water SA Water supplies to more than 130 000 regional South Australians.

  6. Current Water Technologies Inc. Ammonia Treatment Demonstration At Gold Mining Operation In Central Canada
    4/23/2018

    Dr. Gene Shelp, President and CEO of Current Water Technologies Inc. (TSX:WATR) (“CWTI” or “the Company”), is pleased to announce that the Company has received a contract to install and demonstrate its patented ammonia treatment system at an active mining site in Central Canada.

  7. Planning Permission Granted For Sustainable Wastewater Treatment System In Saleen
    4/20/2018

    Irish Water is pleased to confirm that planning permission has been granted to build an Integrated Constructed Wetland (ICW) to treat wastewater from the village of Saleen, Co. Cork. This project will support the continued growth and development of the community while also enhancing the local environment and improving water quality

  8. Air Force Working Toward Innovative Groundwater Cleanup Solution
    4/19/2018

    The Air Force is working closely with leading academic researchers to solve a global challenge: cleaning groundwater contaminated with Perfluorooctane Sulfonate and Perfluorooctanoic Acid, known as PFOS and PFOA.

  9. OriginClear's WaterChain Issues Call For Self-Reliant Water Projects In Puerto Rico
    4/18/2018

    OriginClear Inc. (OTC/QB: OCLN), a leading provider of water treatment solutions, today announced that WaterChain, its decentralized water funding initiative, issued an open call for modular, on-site water treatment projects, with an early focus on the hurricane-affected island of Puerto Rico.

  10. UTA Expands Efforts To Develop Water Recycling Technologies
    4/18/2018

    The Collaborative Laboratories for Environmental Analysis and Remediation at The University of Texas at Arlington has expanded its partnership with oil field equipment supplier Challenger Water Solutions to develop water recycling technologies that will transform waste from unconventional oil and gas development into reusable water.