Labor News

  1. AWWA Launches Benchmarking Program To Assist Utilities With Performance Improvement
    2/12/2018

    The American Water Works Association has launched its benchmarking program to assist water and wastewater utilities that are looking to improve their performance.

  2. H2O Innovation: Utility Partners Expands Its O&M Activities In Texas
    1/31/2018

    H2O Innovation Inc. (“H2O Innovation” or the “Corporation”) is proud to announce that Utility Partners, LLC (“UP”), its business line providing operation and maintenance services (“O&M”) in the United States, recently won its first O&M contract in Texas.

  3. Endress+Hauser To Provide Free Training On Instrumentation To Military Veterans
    1/25/2018

    Endress+Hauser announces it will provide training to military veterans on process instrumentation, as part of the twelve-week Academy of Advanced Manufacturing (AAM) program offered by Rockwell Automation and ManpowerGroup.

  4. Booker, Capito Introduce Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill To Boost Utility Sector Workforce
    1/25/2018

    U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), both members of the Environment and Public Works Committee, recently introduced a bipartisan infrastructure bill to boost the utility sector workforce.

  5. State Raises Concerns Over Flint’s Lack Of Water System Staff
    1/17/2018

    Officials in the state of Michigan have voiced concern over the City of Flint’s ability to manage its water system, more than two years since it startled struggling with lead contamination.

  6. Chicago Water Employees Describe Racist, Sexist Workplace
    1/17/2018

    Chicago water department employees say racism persists at their workplace despite city efforts to rectify the problem over the past eight months.

  7. H2O Innovation Wins An Operation And Maintenance Contract In Western Canada Worth $4.5 M
    1/4/2018

    H2O Innovation Inc. (“H2O Innovation” or the “Corporation”) is proud to announce that it has recently won an operation and maintenance (“O&M”) contract in the province of Alberta (Canada) totalling $4.5 M over a 5-year period. This contract brings the Corporation’s O&M business backlog to $64.2 M, excluding the projects sales backlog.

  8. Fourth Organ Found At Detroit Wastewater Plant
    1/3/2018

    Additional organs have washed up at a wastewater treatment plant in southwest Detroit following the discovery of body parts at the same location.

  9. Organs Found At Detroit Wastewater Treatment Plant
    12/28/2017

    A bizarre discovery at a wastewater treatment plant in mid-December seems to have gruesome origins.

  10. Over 200 Individuals Now Certified For Jobs In Green Infrastructure Through National Training Program
    12/22/2017

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) and DC Water announce that 106 individuals recently completed training and testing requirements for certification in construction, inspection, and maintenance of green infrastructure (GI), a fast-growing approach to reduce stormwater pollution.