Water Management

Millburn, New Jersey:

Millburn, New Jersey:

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Aiming to lower energy costs and decrease our carbon footprint, New Jersey American Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Water, is investing in solar technology. Most recently, the company installed solar modules on a reservoir at the Canoe Brook Water Treatment Plant in Millburn, N.J.

Desalination  in the U.S.

Desalination in the U.S.

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Changing climate patterns observed over the past decade, combined with accelerating population growth and limited availability of new and inexpensive fresh water supplies, have propelled the importance of desalination as an essential future water supply source in the United States.

Operational Asset Management: Part 2

Operational Asset Management: Part 2

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

In June, UIM presented Part 1 of our Operational Asset Management series. This month in the follow-up piece, our contributing authors from Harris County, Texas discuss leveraging investments in asset management and the various benefits of implementing such a system.

Powering AMI

Powering AMI

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The smart meter market has exploded as utilities increasingly deploy advanced metering technology to boost operational efficiency and improve bottom line performance.

Desalination: Texas Set to Invest in Purifying Brackish Water

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Along Interstate 35, between Austin and San Antonio, the Texas economic miracle is thirsting for water.

CONFERENCES:  AWWA Holds Successful ACE12 in Dallas

CONFERENCES: AWWA Holds Successful ACE12 in Dallas

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) held its Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE12) in Dallas, Texas June 10-13, gathering water professionals from across the country and the globe to see the latest products and services available and to discuss some of the major issues across the industry.

PARTNERSHIPS: Pittsburgh, Veolia Sign Innovative Water Services Agreement

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) has hired Veolia Water North America to provide interim executive management services, leading 270 public employees in the delivery of efficient water and wastewater services to more than 300,000 people in the greater Pittsburgh area.

PARTNERSHIPS: Badger and Telog Announce Partnership to Offer AMA

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Badger Meter, Inc. recently announced it will enter into a strategic partnership with Telog Instruments, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of remote data acquisition systems that provides turnkey monitoring solutions to water and energy utilities.

INFRASTRUCUTRE: Black & Veatch Report Highlights Top Concerns for Water Utility Leaders

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Black & Veatch?s first Strategic Directions in the U.S. Water Utility Industry Report identifies top challenges in the water and wastewater industry.

PEOPLE: Anderson takes AWWA helm

PEOPLE: Anderson takes AWWA helm

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

In his inaugural speech as AWWA president, Charles Anderson spoke of ?re-engineering? the association?s business model. Anderson accepted the gavel from outgoing president Jerry Stevens at a June 13 ceremony during AWWA?s Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE12).