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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.

EPA to Initiate Rulemaking to Reduce

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is initiating a rulemaking to better protect the environment and public health from the harmful effects of sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs) and basement backups.

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.

Private Activity Bonds for Water and Wastewater Infrastructure

Private Activity Bonds for Water and Wastewater Infrastructure

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Lifting the volume cap on private activity bonds (PABs) for water and sewer projects has been much-discussed over the last few years, with advocates saying that private investment could lead to more repair and replacement work on our aging infrastructure

Reducing Energy Costs in Water Utilities

Reducing Energy Costs in Water Utilities

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

In the struggles associated with today?s economy and aging infrastructure, many utilities are faced with the financial challenge of meeting their operating budgets while finding capital funds to make needed improvements.

Water Conservation

Water Conservation

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The implementation of water conservation measures may allow a city to extend its water supply and thereby delay the need for additional water sources.

Life-Cycle Cost Considerations for Sewer Pipe

Life-Cycle Cost Considerations for Sewer Pipe

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

USA TODAY reported in 2009, ?The USA?s infrastructure is crumbling and threatens the nation?s economic well-being, according to a new report by a top engineering group.

Pipe Bursting with VCP

Pipe Bursting with VCP

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The City of Riverside, Calif., recently faced the need to upsize existing sewer lines in a very tight, densely populated area of its central city.

The Case for Water Equity Investing

The Case for Water Equity Investing

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

As every investor knows only too well, the last two years have been an exceptionally difficult period in the global financial markets.

Water Investment Meeting Held in NYC

Water Investment Meeting Held in NYC

May 3, 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.

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