View Cart (0 items)

Municipal

Milwaukee city officials struggle with numerous water main breaks

No Comments
The city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has experienced dozens of water main breaks over the past week, following the closedown of one of the two water treatment plants in the city on May 17.
Read More

Heavy rain sends 25 million gallons of sewage into Connecticut harbor

No Comments
The city of Stamford, Connecticut, has been dealing with a huge spill of partially treated wastewater into the local harbor following days of heavy rain.
Read More

San Diego Water Authority faces lawsuit over water supply plan

No Comments
Environmental non-profit organization San Diego Coastkeeper has accused the San Diego Water Authority of ignoring the dangers of climate change in its recently presented water supply plan.
Read More

Emergency repair shuts down Southern California water treatment plant

No Comments
Water supplies to about 350,000 of the utility's customers were affected during the downtime and the Metropolitan Water District Southern California called for customers to conserve water as much as possible during the repair works.
Read More

Chinese province to invest $3.35 billion in water conservation projects

No Comments
Heilongjiang province in Northeastern China will focus on conserving water used in agricultural irrigation and drainage, as well as on better flood protection and preservation of water resources in general.
Read More

Alabama county signs long-term water-sharing agreement

No Comments
Madison County leaders have reached a water-sharing agreement with utility service provider Huntsville Utilities for long-term water supply.
Read More

Wichita ponders new water supply projects

No Comments
The city of Wichita, Kansas, is exploring options to secure its future water supply in an attempt to add extra sources to its water supply system.
Read More

Saudi Arabia to build world's largest desalination plant

No Comments
The $7.2 billion facility is expected to produce more than one million cubic meters of desalinated water (264 million gallons) and 2,600MW of electricity daily.
Read More

USDA announces record funding for rural water projects in 2014

No Comments
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that 116 projects aimed at improving water and wastewater services in rural areas will receive financial support.
Read More

US Bureau of Reclamation offers $1.5 million for desalination research projects

No Comments
The Bureau is looking for proposals from academic institutions, water and wastewater utilities and industry representatives on ways to address the country's desalination and water purification needs.
Read More