Labor News

  1. DC Water Board Of Directors Selects New CEO And General Manager

    The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority’s Board of Directors recently named David L. Gadis as the new permanent Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of DC Water. Mr. Gadis was selected after a nationwide search that attracted more than 100 candidates.

  2. Water Worker, Firefighters Injured By Gas Line Fire

    A natural gas leak injured a water utility worker and two firefights in Arlington, TX, last week.

  3. Racism, Sexism At Chicago Water: Official Suspended

    New developments came to light this week in the ongoing story of racism and sexism within the Chicago water department.

  4. Recipients Of The 2018 Singapore International Water Week Scholarship Announced

    Six utility leaders have received scholarships to attend Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) so they can help break down international barriers, assist with the acceleration of technology transfer, and create an understanding of innovative policy options to advance resource recovery across the water sector.

  5. EPA Awards $25.4M To Train And Assist Small Drinking Water And Wastewater Systems

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the award of more than $25M in grants to help the country’s small drinking and wastewater systems and private well owners better protect public health and the environment.

  6. KROHNE Adds New Courses To KROHNE Academy Online eLearning Training Platform

    KROHNE, Inc. announces the addition of new courses to KROHNE Academy online, including courses on Entrained Gas Management, Ultrasonic Flowmeters, and Basic Principle Gases.

  7. Manhole Inspection Streamlined With New Module For WinCan

    The new Manholes Module for WinCan sewer assessment and asset management software makes it easy for municipalities to integrate manhole inspection into their sewer management workflow.

  8. H2O Innovation: Utility Partners Renews & Extends Three Operation And Maintenance Contracts, Totalling $8.3M

    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 and extended three (3) operation and maintenance contracts, totalling $8.3M, bringing the Corporation’s O&M business backlog to $68.1M on March 31st 2018, excluding the projects sales backlog.

  9. CA-NV AWWA Hosts Operator Symposium In Burlingame

    The California-Nevada Section of the American Water Works Association (CA-NV AWWA) will hold its 2018 event for skilled distribution operators, treatment operators, engineers and field professionals from the world of drinking water safety.

  10. XPV Water Partners Welcomes George Hawkins As Executive In Residence

    George Hawkins, a leading thinker around utility transformation and innovation, joins XPV Water Partners, a sector-specific investor focused on growth companies related to the use, treatment and management of the world’s water resources, as an Executive in Residence.