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Garden City Boosts Leak Detection with the Smart Grid for Water

Garden City Boosts Leak Detection with the Smart Grid for Water

October 12, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Water usage and waste are at record levels as a growing global population, environmental changes and aging water infrastructure strain freshwater resources.

Fact-Based Planning Enables Long-Term Savings for Water Pipe Systems

Fact-Based Planning Enables Long-Term Savings for Water Pipe Systems

October 12, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Perhaps the three most important questions facing a municipal water department today are, ?How do you predict how long our water distribution system will last?,? ?When must we start planning for replacement?? and ?What?s the true cost over the lifetime of the system??

2011 Water Market Review: Industry Consolidation

September 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

In the last issue of UIM we outlined the key trends and developments taking place in the water market ? including the recent surge of interest by investors looking to gain a foothold in the sector. In this issue, we take a closer look at other issues shaping the water market, namely ownership changes and industry consolidation.

Milwaukee to Host Water Summit V: ?Achieving Harmony with Water?

Milwaukee to Host Water Summit V: ?Achieving Harmony with Water?

September 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Milwaukee Water Council will host its fifth annual Water Summit conference Sept. 19-20 at Milwaukee?s Discovery World/Pier Wisconsin complex.

Godwin Pumps Assists in Irene Relief Efforts

Godwin Pumps Assists in Irene Relief Efforts

September 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Godwin Pumps, manufacturer of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming, dry-running pump continues to support emergency relief efforts throughout the East Coast after Hurricane Irene.

RJN Conducting Year-Long SSES in the City of Irving, Texas

September 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

RJN Group, Inc. (RJN) is presently in the middle of a year-long sanitary sewer evaluation study (SSES) in the City of Irving?s Southwest Basin. The SSES began in January of this year and is scheduled for completion by the end of December.

ADS New Pipe Plant Announced to Meet Increasing Market Demand

September 1, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. (ADS), the world?s largest manufacturer of corrugated plastic pipe, announced plans for a new world-class manufacturing facility in Hampton, Iowa. The new plant will be fully operational by mid-September.

Tampa Area Quenches Thirst by Tapping into the Sea

Tampa Area Quenches Thirst by Tapping into the Sea

August 31, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

With population growth and climate changes threatening the U.S. water supply, desalination is a viable solution to augment groundwater and surface water supplies for drinking water.

Olathe, Kansas: A Sustainable City Through Water Conservation

Olathe, Kansas: A Sustainable City Through Water Conservation

August 31, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), over the past 50 years, the U.S. population has doubled in size and its thirst for water has tripled. Water usage in the next 25 years is expected to climb another 50 percent.

The Impact of the Green Movement for Improving the Energy Efficiency of Water and Wastewater Systems

The Impact of the Green Movement for Improving the Energy Efficiency of Water and Wastewater Systems

August 31, 2011 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Several years ago, an article was featured that reviewed the U.S. Green Building Council?s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program as a tool to encourage environmentally compatible elements in buildings, including improved energy and water efficiencies.