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Amane Advisors merges with A. Vaccani & Partners AG

June 2, 2022 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

Amane Advisors, a global strategic advisory firm focused on the water industry, has announced it has merged with A. Vaccani & Partners AG (AVP), a consultancy firm providing expertise and research in the areas of sustainability, and resource and energy recovery. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, AVP has specialized in providingRead More

Smart Water Meets Finance

Smart Water Meets Finance

June 2, 2022 at 1:37 pm 0 comments

Guidance for Water Utilities Navigating the Costs of Implementing New Technology If you work in the water utility industry, you may have noticed technology has been a major theme in recent years, particularly in metering and water distribution management. The sector is experiencing a new wave of digital technology thatRead More

Brita partners with municipalities to aid water filtration amid industry’s lead efforts

Brita partners with municipalities to aid water filtration amid industry’s lead efforts

June 2, 2022 at 9:58 am 0 comments

In May, Brita, a supplier of at-home water filtration products, announced an expanded partnership program with municipalities across the United States. Prompted by EPA’s Lead and Copper Rule Revision, more testing and inventorying of lead services lines is being mandated, and some cities with lead in their drinking water areRead More

East San Diego County breaks ground on water purification program

East San Diego County breaks ground on water purification program

June 1, 2022 at 8:21 am 0 comments

Marking an important milestone for the project and the region, elected officials, water industry leaders and city representatives will break ground this week on the East County Advanced Water Purification Program at the future site of the treatment facility in Santee, California. The groundbreaking follows approval of project construction onRead More

WF&M Conversations: Bentley Systems’ Gregg Herrin on what is driving utilities’ digital needs

WF&M Conversations: Bentley Systems’ Gregg Herrin on what is driving utilities’ digital needs

June 1, 2022 at 7:52 am 0 comments

Watch: Bentley System’s Gregg Herrin shares his insights about what is driving digital technology adoption in the U.S. water utility sector, how utilities should evaluate new software, and his short-term outlook for investment in these systems. Watch now.

Commentary: What Our Nation’s Drinking Water Systems Need Now

Commentary: What Our Nation’s Drinking Water Systems Need Now

May 31, 2022 at 7:00 am 0 comments

By Chad Seidel Our nation’s drinking water infrastructure is in desperate need of attention. Last year, the American Society of Civil Engineers gave our water system a C- and their economic study found that the annual drinking water and wastewater investment gap will eventually grow to $434 billion by 2029. The factRead More

House panel advances water resources package

House panel advances water resources package

May 27, 2022 at 7:32 am 0 comments

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee in May approved its version of biennial water resources legislation to authorize a series of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood control, navigation, and ecosystem restoration projects. Like a Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) measure advanced earlier this month by a Senate committee, the House version includes language to addressRead More

WEF recognizes utilities for reducing nutrient loading to waterways

WEF recognizes utilities for reducing nutrient loading to waterways

May 26, 2022 at 8:30 am 0 comments

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is recognizing 15 utilities for significantly reducing nutrient pollution, one of the leading problems for the health of waterways across the United States.  The utilities were selected through Nutrient Smart (NSmart), a collaboration between WEF and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recognize utilitiesRead More

Utilities, partners collaborate on industry-first digital twin readiness guide  

Utilities, partners collaborate on industry-first digital twin readiness guide  

May 25, 2022 at 9:00 am 0 comments

A diverse group of global utilities, solution providers, academia and thought leaders have developed a groundbreaking Digital Twin Readiness Guide, the first-of-its-kind roadmap for digital twin implementation to advance the water industry. Spearheaded by the SWAN Forum, Brown and Caldwell, DHI, and with contributions from numerous partners, the zero-cost guideRead More

WF&M Conversations: Bentley Systems’ Gregg Herrin on what is driving utilities’ digital needs

WF&M Conversations: Bentley Systems’ Gregg Herrin on what is driving utilities’ digital needs

May 24, 2022 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

In this edition of Water Finance & Management Conversations, sponsored by Bentley Systems, WF&M Journal’s Andrew Farr interviews Gregg Herrin, vice president of water infrastructure at Bentley Systems. Herrin shares his insights about what is driving digital technology adoption in the U.S. water utility sector, how utilities should evaluate newRead More