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IPWA Financial Tools Taskforce Meeting Set

April 20, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The next International Private Water Association (IPWA) Financial Tools Taskforce meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 27.

Water For People Marks 20 Years

March 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

On Feb. 28, Water For People (www.waterforpeople.com) marked its 20th anniversary of working to create a world where all people have access to safe drinking water and improved sanitation, and where no one suffers or dies from a water- or sanitation-related disease.

2011 U.S. Water Prize Winners Announced

March 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Clean Water America Alliance announced the 2011 U.S. Water Prize winners. Each winner has been recognized for their watershed-based models and programs that advance our country toward greater water sustainability.

U.S. Mayors React to Obama Budget Proposal

March 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

On behalf of the nation?s mayors, the U.S. Conference of Mayors President Elizabeth Kautz, mayor of Burnsville, Minn., released the following statement in response to President Obama?s FY 2012 Budget:?The nation?s mayors are pleased that the President?s budget proposes significant boosts to programs that impact Main Street America because investment in cities and metropolitan areas makes for a strong national economy.

CDM, Wilbur Smith Associates Combine

March 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

CDM and Wilbur Smith Associates (WSA) announced the acquisition of WSA by CDM. The combined organization expands both firms? global, full-service capabilities in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.