Utility Management News

  1. Alliance Of Leading Companies Empowers Planet Water Foundation To Take Action Against Global Water Poverty In Five Countries During World Water Day Event

    Planet Water Foundation, a leading non-profit organization that addresses global water poverty by delivering clean water access and hygiene education programs, will deploy 24 community-based AquaTowers on March 22 — World Water Day.

  2. Hydro To Upgrade Water Treatment System At Alunorte

    “Recent events show that further strengthening of Alunorte’s water treatment system is necessary to ensure the plant’s future environmental robustness,” says President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg.

  3. Value Of Water Campaign Announces 6th Annual National Infrastructure Week

    Recently, Value of Water Campaign announced that the sixth annual Infrastructure Week will take place from May 14-21, 2018. Across the country, hundreds of businesses, labor organizations, state and local elected officials and more will highlight the urgency of rebuilding and modernizing America's transportation, water, energy and communications infrastructure.

  4. Sizing Up New York’s Wastewater Treatment Facilities

    A new report published in the February 24th issue of the Water Research journal evaluates New York State’s publicly-owned treatment works (POTWs) and asks the question, “Is Bigger Better?”

  5. SJW Group And Connecticut Water Service, Inc. To Combine In All-Stock Transaction To Create Leading Water Utility Company

    SJW Group and Connecticut Water Service, Inc. today announced that both companies' boards of directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement to combine through a merger of equals to create the 3rd largest investor-owned water and wastewater utility in the United States, based on pro forma enterprise value and combined rate base.

  6. Unmasking The Chemical Forming Carcinogens In Recycled Water

    Engineers at wastewater recycling plants can rest easy knowing that their methods for minimizing the formation of a potent carcinogen are targeting the right chemical compound.

  7. Request For Proposals For Onsite Non-Potable Water Systems Project

    The Water Research Foundation is seeking proposals for research entitled Development of a Design, Operations, and Regulations Guidance Manual and Training Materials for Onsite Non-Potable Water Systems (#4909).

  8. Echologics And Bell Deliver IoT Smart City Solution For Water Network Leak Detection In The City Of Medicine Hat

    Echologics, an industry leader in permanent leak detection technology, today announced it will deliver an Internet of Things (IoT) Smart City solution over Bell’s broadband wireless network for the City of Medicine Hat, Alberta.

  9. Spring Outlook: U.S. To See Moderate Flooding, Warmer-Than-Normal Temperatures

    NOAA issued its three-month U.S. Spring Outlook recently, highlighting a moderate risk of flooding in the Ohio River Valley basin and lower Mississippi River where streamflows and soil moisture are well above normal after major flooding from recent heavy rainfall.

  10. Critics Question Trump Ties To Water Project

    Critics say a water project in the Mojave Desert may have questionable connections to the Trump family.