Labor News

  1. Envirosight Releases New Health And Hygiene Poster For Sewer Workers

    A new, free poster from Envirosight illustrates how sewer workers can protect themselves from workplace biohazards using personal protective equipment (PPE), developing proper hygiene habits and clean-up practices, and obtaining recommended vaccinations

  2. Water Utility Officials Continue Responding To Harvey

    Water utility officials in the region struck by Harvey are using an array of safety protocols and strategies to respond to the storm and secure tap water service for residents.

  3. DC Water CEO/General Manager Hawkins To Step Down In December

    George S. Hawkins, CEO and General Manager of the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority, has notified the Board of Directors of his intention to step down from his current role as of December 29.

  4. Apprenticeship Excellence: The Backbone Of Future Business

    The UK’s leading resource management company, Veolia, has recognised the vital role apprenticeships play in its business by hosting its third consecutive National Apprentice of the Year Awards ceremony at the House of Commons.

  5. H2O Innovation: Utility Partners Renews Two Operation And Maintenance Contracts And Extends The Scope Of Work Of Two Municipal Projects

    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 renewed two (2) operation and maintenance contracts and extended the scope of work of two (2) municipal projects, totalling $5.1M, which bring the Corporation’s O&M business backlog to $53.3M, excluding the projects sales backlog.

  6. American Water Resources Collaborates With Dispatch To Improve The Customer Repair Experience

    A new agreement between American Water Resources and Dispatch will help deliver faster service when customers need repairs on their water and sewer service lines, in-home plumbing, and other home services covered under American Water Resources protection plans.

  7. FBI Raids Indiana Wastewater Treatment Plant

    The FBI is investigating the wastewater treatment plant in Terre Haute, IN, for bribery, among other potential wrongdoing.

  8. Board Member Allegedly Stole $200,000 From Water District

    An irrigation district in California says one of its board members stole over $200,000 of water, but he denies it.

  9. Water Environment Federation Selects 2017 WEF Fellows For Contributions To Water Profession

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces 11 distinguished members as the 2017 WEF Fellows recipients.

  10. Pipeline Renewal Technologies Offers New Trenchless Rehab Methods Poster

    To help sewer professionals gain a basic understanding of trenchless rehab options, Pipeline Renewal Technologies (PRT) has created a new, free Trenchless Sewer Rehab Methods Poster.