More News

Water sector to Pruitt: Continue funding for WaterSense

Water sector to Pruitt: Continue funding for WaterSense

May 4, 2017 at 8:30 am 0 comments

In April, the American Water Works Association (AWWA) cosigned two separate letters addressed to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, asking that he continue funding for the agency’s WaterSense program. The first letter is under the banner of the Alliance for Water Efficiency, and is signed by 187 organizations,Read More

Bluefield: M&As in water sector signal growth

Bluefield: M&As in water sector signal growth

May 1, 2017 at 11:20 am 0 comments

According to a new report from Bluefield Research, mergers and acquisitions in the global water sector exceeded $20 billion in 2016, pushing the three-year total valuation of announced deals to more than $57 billion. The report, Water Mergers & Acquisitions: Key Trends in a Changing Global Landscape, presents in-depth analysis of 447 transactions sinceRead More

AMWA: Trump tax plan doesn’t mention muni bond interest

AMWA: Trump tax plan doesn’t mention muni bond interest

May 1, 2017 at 10:40 am 0 comments

In April, the Trump Administration released a one-page outline of a tax code overhaul that it says will grow the economy, simplify tax filing and lower rates for businesses and middle-income families.  The outline does not definitively indicate whether or not municipal bond interest income would be subject to new taxation, thoughRead More

Sarasota WWTP chooses Evoqua for odor control

Sarasota WWTP chooses Evoqua for odor control

May 1, 2017 at 9:59 am 0 comments

Evoqua Water Technologies’ Alkagen AQ solution has been selected to control odor and extend the useful life of existing infrastructure at the Siesta Key wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in Sarasota, Fla. The Siesta Key WWTP services the Siesta Key barrier island, home to the No. 1 rated beach in theRead More

South Carolina city, Johnson Controls partner on infrastructure upgrades

South Carolina city, Johnson Controls partner on infrastructure upgrades

May 1, 2017 at 9:50 am 0 comments

The City of Beaufort, S.C., is partnering with Johnson Controls to complete a city-wide performance infrastructure and conservation project that’s expected to generate $5.4 million in savings over 15 years, while reducing the city’s overall carbon footprint, energy usage and water consumption. The one-year construction schedule includes conservation enhancements inRead More

Pennsylvania announces $39 million for water projects

Pennsylvania announces $39 million for water projects

May 1, 2017 at 9:33 am 0 comments

In April, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced the investment of $39 million for 12 drinking water, wastewater, stormwater and nonpoint source projects across nine counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority. “Today marked another special day for the Pennvest program and for the citizens of Pennsylvania,” Wolf said in aRead More

Badger Meter to acquire D-Flow Technology AB

Badger Meter to acquire D-Flow Technology AB

May 1, 2017 at 9:19 am 0 comments

Badger Meter, Inc. has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire D-Flow Technology AB of Luleå, Sweden, for approximately $23 million in cash. D-Flow Technology is a knowledge-based company specializing in ultrasonic technology, primarily for flow measurement. “There is a growing acceptance of ultrasonic technology within the municipalRead More

Businessmen coming to an agreement by shaking hands

Pure Technologies, Xylem announce collaboration

May 1, 2017 at 9:11 am 0 comments

Pure Technologies Ltd. and Xylem have announced they have entered into a commercial collaboration whereby Xylem will represent Pure’s products and services to the water sector in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries (UAE, KSA, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman), and in India, Singapore and Malaysia. Pure provides a wide rangeRead More

Condition  Assessment  of Force Mains

Condition Assessment of Force Mains

April 29, 2017 at 8:45 am 0 comments

Condition Assessment of Force Mains Using Electromagnetic Through-Transmission Non-Destructive Testing Technique By Dave Russell & Yuwu Yu Force main (FM) pipelines made of cast iron, ductile iron or steel are subject to internal and/or external corrosion as soon as the pipelines are constructed. Even though the pipe may be internally linedRead More

Reservoir inspection using remote underwater drone

Reservoir inspection using remote underwater drone

April 24, 2017 at 10:05 am 0 comments

USA Reservoir Inspection | Clark Public Utilities (CPU) is committed to providing customers with the most reliable, affordable service possible. But a lot has to go on behind the scenes to make that happen. As a publicly-owned utility in Vancouver, Wash., it is committed to bringing the community of more thanRead More

Subscribe to Digital
Subscribe to Print