Water Management

Private Sector Can Play a Role in Rebuilding Infrastructure

July 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Obama Administration and the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act have stemmed the nation?s monthly job losses.

Rep. Blumenauer Honored by NUCA

Rep. Blumenauer Honored by NUCA

July 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) recently honored the 2009 recipient of its prestigious “We Dig America Award” – Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.).

Record Design-Build Water/Wastewater Conference Held in Texas

July 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Perhaps it was the destination ? the magnificent Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center in Dallas.

Videos from the 2010 AWWA ACE Show

June 30, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Leanne Butkovic, editorial assistant, interviews representatives from Insituform, McGard and Primayer/ADS about recent awards at AWWA’s ACE10.

Design and Construction Markets Expected to Bottom Out in 2010

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Design and construction markets related to environment, infrastructure and facilities contracted in 2009, but management consultants Farkas Berkowitz & Co. forecast that these markets will bottom out in 2010 and enjoy at least modest growth in 2011.

CONFERENCES: No-Dig Show a Success in Schaumburg, Ill.

CONFERENCES: No-Dig Show a Success in Schaumburg, Ill.

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) held its annual No-Dig Show May 2-7 and reported a record-breaking number of attendees for a non-international show ? a positive sign for the trenchless industry.

CONFERENCES:  Record Design-Build Water/Wastewater Conference Held in Texas

CONFERENCES: Record Design-Build Water/Wastewater Conference Held in Texas

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Perhaps it was the destination ? the magnificent Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center in Dallas. Perhaps it was the coordination with the Design-Build Transport annual conference.

U.S. Conference of Mayors Water Council Meets in Schenectady, N.Y.

U.S. Conference of Mayors Water Council Meets in Schenectady, N.Y.

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

May 12-13 brought together 70 attendees from across the United States to discuss water issues facing large city mayors. Mayor Brian Stratton of Schenectady hosted the meeting.

PIPE: JM Eagle to Issue 50-year Warranty

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

JM Eagle, the world?s largest manufacturer of plastic pipe, recently announced it is issuing an unprecedented 50-year warranty against manufacturing defects for its pipe products.

ASSOCIATIONS: LaFrance AWWA?s New Executive Director

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

AWWA named David B. LaFrance as its new executive director. He was scheduled to join the staff in May.