Utility Management News

  1. Hydraulic Institute & Pump Systems Matter Launches Authorized Training Partner Program
    6/21/2018

    Recognizing the growing need for trained personnel throughout the pump industries and in the end-user community, the Hydraulic Institute, through its educational subsidiary, Pump Systems Matter (PSM) has created an Authorized Training Partner (ATP) program.

  2. EPA Provides Nearly $70M Loan For Omaha Water Infrastructure Upgrades
    6/21/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a $69.7M loan to the City of Omaha, Nebraska, to help finance its Saddle Creek Retention Treatment Basin. This marks the second loan to be issued under EPA’s Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program.

  3. Xylem Highlights Its Continuing Commitment To Global Sustainability In Its Annual Sustainability Report: ‘The Opportunity Of A Lifetime’
    6/21/2018

    Recently, Xylem, a leading global water technology company, published its 2017 Sustainability Report: "The Opportunity of a Lifetime," which outlines its commitment to partnering with customers and communities to pioneer new approaches to help solve the major water challenges of our time.

  4. Ostara And Krevox Partner To Build Nutrient Recovery Facility At Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant To Reduce Phosphorus And Protect The Baltic Sea
    6/20/2018

    Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in the reduction of phosphorus being emitted to the Baltic Sea.

  5. British Water Celebrates Best Year Ever
    6/20/2018

    British Water had its “best performance ever” in 2017-18, chief executive Lloyd Martin told members attending British Water’s annual general meeting on 13 June.

  6. EPA Outlines Expectations For Next Phase Of Chesapeake Bay Restoration Effort
    6/20/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sent letters to Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia outlining what the agency expects to see in state and local implementation plans for the third phase of the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL).

  7. MWH Constructors Awarded $23M Contract From Town Of Eagle, Colo.
    6/20/2018

    MWH Constructors was awarded a $23M contract by the Town of Eagle, Colo. (Town) to serve as construction manager at-risk (CMAR) for the Lower Basin Water Treatment Plant (LBWTP). The new plant will provide highly reliable water service and environmental benefits, and allow the Town to pursue its vision for smart economic development and growth over the next 20 years.

  8. U.S. EPA Reaches Agreement With Herzog Wine Cellars To Prevent Unlawful Wastewater Discharges
    6/19/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced an agreement with Herzog Wine Cellars over violations of the federal Clean Water Act.

  9. New Report Launched To Help Water Companies Improve Efficiencies And Combat Waste
    6/19/2018

    TALIS, one of the world’s leading providers of water flow control solutions, is acting to help prevent endemic waste in the water sector, stemming from what it believes is a failure to make the best buying decisions for non-standard applications.

  10. Foxconn To Adopt World-Class Water Recycling Technology At Wisconn Valley Science And Technology Park
    6/19/2018

    As part of its long-term effort to protect the environment in Wisconsin, Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced that it will voluntarily adopt a leading-edge water recycling system at the Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park in Racine County.