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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Trenchless Pipeline Renewal Method Selection

Trenchless Pipeline Renewal Method Selection

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The decision, by an engineer, designer, municipal official or anyone else, of how to accomplish the renewal of a deteriorated buried pipe in an urban or suburban environment without excavation must be based on readily available parameters for the existing pipeline being examined.

Credibility Is Key

Credibility Is Key

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

When municipal and utility engineers and other decision-makers authorize a materials or equipment purchase, they?re putting their professional reputations on the line every time.

Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Officials and administrators are responsible for the health of the communities they serve. This requires quality piping systems that provide clean drinking water and sanitation.

Condition Assessment:

Condition Assessment:

April 1, 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.

American Water Acquires Environmental Management Corp.

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

American Water, the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced in December that its subsidiary, American Water Enterprises, has acquired Environmental Management Corp. (EMC) from The Linde Group.