Water Management

Clean Water America Alliance Welcomes Grumbles

Clean Water America Alliance Welcomes Grumbles

February 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Clean Water America Alliance welcomed Ben Grumbles, a dynamic water policy professional, as its new President in December.

WATER POLICY: Mayors Summit Convenes in Washington, D.C.

WATER POLICY: Mayors Summit Convenes in Washington, D.C.

February 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. Conference of Mayors held a Mayors Water Summit Dec. 8-9 at the St. Regis Hotel in downtown Washington, D.C.

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS: Mueller Water Products Acquires Echologics

February 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Mueller Water Products Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of products and services that are used in the transmission and distribution of safe, clean drinking water and in water treatment facilities, is expanding its ability to help municipalities rebuild North America?s aging water infrastructure with the acquisition of Echologics Holdings, the parent company of Echologics Engineering Inc.

CONVENTIONS: National League of Cities Convenes in Denver

CONVENTIONS: National League of Cities Convenes in Denver

February 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The National League of Cities annual Congress of Cities & Exposition met Nov. 30-Dec. 4 in downtown Denver at the Colorado Convention Center.

LEAK DETECTION: Pure Technologies Announces Contract in Dallas

February 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Pure Technologies Ltd. announced that Dallas City Council has authorized the award of a three-year service contract worth up to $8.5 million to Pure?s wholly owned subsidiaries, Pure Technologies U.S. Inc. and Pressure Pipe Inspection Company (USA) Inc.

Financial Tools Taskforce

January 17, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The first IPWA Financial Tools Taskforce Meeting for 2011 will take place on Thursday, Jan. 20. A special presentation will be made by the World Bank on its recently published comprehensive report focused on private operators and rural water supplies.

Blue Gold Rush

Blue Gold Rush

January 6, 2011 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Milwaukee is inextricably linked to water. The city lies on the shore of Lake Michigan and near the confluence of the Menomonee, Milwaukee and Kinnickinnic rivers.

Growth Opportunities Seen in Pipe Sector

January 6, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Impending growth and multiple key market developments were among high notes providing positive benchmarks for the Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) at the trade association?s semi-annual meeting held Oct. 24-27.

WEF Announces New Executive Director

January 6, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) Board of Trustees announced that Jeff Eger has been named the new Executive Director of federation, a not-for-profit technical and educational organization with 36,000 members representing water quality professionals around the world.

Wachs Water Services Forms Pipeline Division

January 6, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Wachs Water Services announced that it has formed a new division that will offer assessment services for pipeline systems.