Sewers and Sewer Line Maintenance News

  1. Sewage Problems Introduce 'Superbug' To Europe For First Time

    Untreated sewage has a major consequence: It is littering the beaches of Europe with “superbugs.”

  2. Sustainable Solutions Corporation Releases Comparative Analysis And Environmental Review Of Underground Piping

    Sustainable Solutions Corporation (SSC) has released the Life Cycle Assessment of PVC Water and Sewer Pipe and Comparative Sustainability Analysis of Pipe Materials, the first comprehensive environmental review of underground piping systems in North America.

  3. Xylem Delivers Emergency Bypass In Record Time Following Historic Rainfall Damage To Major U.S. Sewer Main

    Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, designed and built a major emergency sewer bypass in Memphis, Tennessee in just six days.

  4. Risk Of Ebolavirus To Sewer Workers Is Focus Of Water Environment Research Open Access Article

    The risk wastewater containing Ebolavirus poses to sewer workers and guidelines for worker safety are the focus of the open access article for the April 2017 edition of Water Environment Research (WER).

  5. CH2M-Designed DC Water Blue Plains Tunnel Named Overall Best Of The Best Project For 2016 By Engineering News-Record

    Engineering News-Record, the leading trade publication of the engineering and construction industry, recently named DC Water's Blue Plains Tunnel as the 2016 Overall National Best of the Best Project.

  6. Innovative PP-RCT Piping Systems Get A Boost In North America Thanks To New ASTM Standard

    Borealis and Borouge, leading providers of innovative, value-creating plastics solutions, welcome the recently published updated ASTM standard for pressure-rated polypropylene (PP) piping systems.

  7. Idaho’s Second-Largest City Selects InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, recently announced that the City of Meridian, ID, has chosen industry-leading InfoMaster software for prioritizing the operations and maintenance activities of its sewer collection system.

  8. Mexican Officials Confirm Amount Of Sewage From Transboundary Spill In Mexicali

    The Mexican Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission has provided additional details regarding a sewage spill that was originally reported in Mexicali in February.

  9. Statement By NAWC Executive Director Michael Deane On The 2017 ASCE Infrastructure Report Card

    The nation’s drinking water and wastewater systems require urgent and renewed attention. While the nation’s spectrum of infrastructure challenges merits attention, water is essential to life and requires an extraordinarily cooperative response from both the public and private water sectors to replace existing water infrastructure.

  10. SCADAWatch V6.0 Delivers Next-Generation Big Data Technologies, Lets Utilities Understand And Manage Performance Of Water And Sewer Assets In Real Time

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, recently announced the release of the V6.0 Generation of SCADAWatch.