The research will evaluate treatment technology and California and other state guidelines and try to determine methods of disinfection suitable for nonpotable water.
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California and the Water Replenishment District agree that imported water supplies are expected to be problematic in 2010.
Maguire Group and O'Brien & Gere will help the city upgrade its filter system in a $39.5 million reconstruction project.
Water Research Foundation is still seeking requests for proposals on drinking water research related to climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, water quality, and operational issues.
Pacific Pipeline Systems will pay for the discharge of crude oil into Pyramid Lake in 2005, according to a settlement negotiated by the Justice Department and EPA.
CH2M HILL, in partnership with the city, is expected to complete the $690 million management initiative for Fort Lauderdale's water infrastructure one year ahead of schedule.
EPA orders authority to pay $57,000 for failing to comply with order to improve drinking water and wastewater systems.
Case studies highlight water system partnerships used to improve technical and financial capacity.
Single-use filter pouches and community supporting hydro-wells will purify 1,480 gallons of water a day for survivors of the Haiti earthquake.
SiteSecure, security integrator, helped St. Cloud, Fla., modernize its surveillance system to IP video.
The company's technology extracts moisture from the air, then filters and purifies the water, which will provide earthquake survivors with a source of potable water.
The American Water Works Association will let members know when their expertise may be needed.
Inconsistent federal, state and local laws are undercutting groundwater protection efforts in the United States.
- By Michael E. Covert, P.G.
- Jan 14, 2010
University of Nevada, Reno researcher is developing a salt-gradient stratification process that traps the heat that powers distillation system patented by the university.