Water Management

SOFTWARE: I.T. Awarded WSSC Contract

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Infrastructure Technologies (I.T.) recently announced that it has been awarded the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) contract to install I.T.pipes software into WSSC?s CCTV inspection units.

WASTEWATER TREATMENT: American Water Awarded Contract to Build New Wastewater Plant in N.Y.

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

American Water (NYSE: AWK), the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced that its subsidiary, Applied Water Management, has been awarded a $4.5 million contract from Home Properties Inc.

GAO Reports on Infrastructure Bank, PPP Options

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Earlier this summer, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report on issues related to establishing a National Infrastructure Bank (NIB) and use of various types of public-private partnerships (PPPs) to contribute to wastewater infrastructure financing.

Leading the Charge

Leading the Charge

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Becoming the best at what you do requires two things: hard work and teamwork. Even in an individual sport ? say, tennis, for example ? trainers and coaches operate in the background to help make sure the individual is prepared as well as possible, both mentally and physically.

Tapping Clean Water

Tapping Clean Water

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Every day we take for granted one of the most important substances to our existence ? water. As Americans, we routinely turn on the tap without much thought and expect clean water to flow.

Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Getting to the Heart of the Matter

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Sustainability is one of the most important issues facing municipalities today. City and state governments are investigating and implementing various energy-saving measures to improve aging infrastructure and draw closer to energy independence.

Going with the Flow

Going with the Flow

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Owned and operated by the City of North Ridgeville, Ohio, the French Creek Waste Water Treatment Plant has been in operation since 1975.

What Should a Rate Study Cost?

What Should a Rate Study Cost?

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Fees paid for rate studies are frequently too high, primarily because of how those services are solicited. Fees can be reduced by simplifying the service acquisition process.

The PACE Bond Program ? What Can We Anticipate?

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

There has been much discussion by the current U.S. government over global warming and the need to implement alternative energy solutions that can decrease the country?s carbon footprint.

UTILITY MANAGEMENT: Citizens Energy Group Board of Directors Approves Utility Transfer

UTILITY MANAGEMENT: Citizens Energy Group Board of Directors Approves Utility Transfer

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Citizens Energy Group Board of Directors Aug. 11 approved definitive agreements that will transfer the water and wastewater utilities of the City of Indianapolis to Citizens.