Water Management

Managing Iron Pipes

Managing Iron Pipes

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A lot of discussion surrounds the need for condition assessment of existing infrastructure in order to properly prioritize the work that needs to be done to rehabilitate our water and sewer pipelines.

New Technology Helps Secure Your Water Treatment Facilities

New Technology Helps Secure Your Water Treatment Facilities

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Securing public and private utility sites and facilities from losses resulting from theft, burglary and vandalism is complicated, relatively expensive and often times frustrating.

House Committee Passes Small Business and Infrastructure Jobs Tax Act of 2010

House Committee Passes Small Business and Infrastructure Jobs Tax Act of 2010

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) issued a release applauding the House Ways and Means Committee for passing the Small Business and Infrastructure Jobs Tax Act of 2010 March 17, and urged the House to follow suit and pass this bill.

Water Investment Meeting Held in NYC

Water Investment Meeting Held in NYC

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The financial services firm Janney Montgomery Scott held its annual Water Industry Summit March 22-23 in New York City at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.

CONFERENCES: Virginia Tech Hosts UIM Water/Wastewater Management Conference

CONFERENCES: Virginia Tech Hosts UIM Water/Wastewater Management Conference

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

More than 125 people traveled to Blacksburg, Va., March 9-10 to attend a joint UIM Water/Wastewater Conference and Trenchless Road Show, sponsored by Benjamin Media and in conjunction with Virginia Tech.

DESALINATION:  Tampa Bay Desalination Plant Achieves Performance Milestones

DESALINATION: Tampa Bay Desalination Plant Achieves Performance Milestones

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Tampa Bay Water, American Water and Acciona Agua announced that the Tampa Bay Seawater Desalination Facility, the largest seawater desalination plant in the United States, has passed the final two performance milestone tests.

PEOPLE:  Haley & Aldrich Announces New Leadership Team

PEOPLE: Haley & Aldrich Announces New Leadership Team

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Haley & Aldrich, one of the nation?s leading geotechnical and environmental engineering consulting firms, announced the promotions of Lawrence P. Smith, P.E., R.G., to President/CEO and William R. Fisher, P.E., to Executive Vice President/Chief Client Officer.

Preserving our Vital Resources: How Advanced Leak Detection Technologies Support Water Conservation

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Though often undervalued, water is not a given in this country. In fact, by 2025, water demand is expected to outpace supply by 50 percent.

A Review of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

A Review of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

On Feb. 17, 2009, less than a month after assuming office, President Obama signed into law the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

Maxwell Joins UIM Editorial Board

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM) is pleased to announce that Steve Maxwell has joined the editorial board.