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Virginia Tech Hosts UIM Water/Wastewater Management Conference

Virginia Tech Hosts UIM Water/Wastewater Management Conference

May 3, 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

Resilience

May 3, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Over the last decade the federal government has been reducing its water and sewer grant footprint, replacing some of that funding with State Revolving Fund (SRF) loans.

Condition Assessment: Bridging the Gap Between Pipeline Investments and Risk Reduction

Condition Assessment: Bridging the Gap Between Pipeline Investments and Risk Reduction

May 3, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The water pipeline infrastructure in North America was built over a period of several decades. As such, it is not expected to fail all at once.

What Is in Your Little White Box?

What Is in Your Little White Box?

April 7, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

I yearn for the day to arrive in late November at my church, year after year, when the 2-inch cube white cardboard boxes are handed out during worship by our senior pastor to our congregation of about 2,500.

PEOPLE: American Water Names David Baker to Lead Western Division

PEOPLE: American Water Names David Baker to Lead Western Division

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

American Water Works Company Inc., the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, recently announced that David Baker, president of Indiana American Water and Michigan American Water, has been named senior vice president of the company?s Western Division.

PEOPLE: AWWA Names New Executive Director

PEOPLE: AWWA Names New Executive Director

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) recently named David B. LaFrance as its new executive director. He will join the staff in May.

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.

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.

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.

WATER POLICY: The Clean Water America Alliance Generates Industry Momentum

WATER POLICY: The Clean Water America Alliance Generates Industry Momentum

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Clean Water America Alliance (CWAA), a newly formed organization focused on the promotion of water sustainability and the development of a viable national water policy to better address the provision of clean safe water for future generations, recently hosted its second national dialogue.