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  • North Dakota pipeline leaks about 1M gallons of saltwater

    >Around 1 million gallons of saltwater has leaked from a North Dakota pipeline, some of it into a bay that leads to a lake that provides drinking water for an American Indian reservation, company and tribe officials said Wednesday. Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Tex Hall told The Associated Press that an underground pipeline near Mandaree ...


    By Associated Press

  • Preventive medicine: City of Montreal reduces non-revenue water loss with leak detection program using Sahara Technology

    The City of Montreal believes that the best medicine is preventative medicine, especially as it applies to its water network. Montreal has an impressive water system that supplies drinking water to a population of nearly 1.9 million people. Since 2002, the historic city, the second largest metropolis in Canada, began a long-term major rehabilitation of ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Feds: Proposed pipeline rules could have prevented accidents

    New federal rules proposed for pipelines that carry oil and other hazardous liquids could have prevented more than 200 accidents since 2010, including a Michigan rupture that ranks as the costliest onshore spill in U.S. history, federal officials said. The U.S. Transportation Department proposal announced Thursday covers more than 200,000 ...


    By Associated Press

  • Sunken Great Lakes oil pipeline raises spill fears

    A freshwater channel that separates Michigan's upper and lower peninsulas is a premier Midwestern tourist attraction and a photographer's delight, offering spectacular vistas of two Great Lakes, several islands and one of the world's longest suspension bridges. But nowadays the Straits of Mackinac is drawing attention for something that is out of sight and usually out of mind, and which some ...


    By Associated Press

  • Insituform ready to respond to global water crisis

    CHESTERFIELD, MO – Insituform Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq Global Select Market: INSU) ranks No. 2 in the world among infrastructure companies positioned to respond to a growing clean water crisis, according to a survey of industry professionals conducted by the ChangeWave Alliance. ChangeWave reported that the survey ranked Insituform only behind GE as “best positioned in the ...


    By Aegion Corporation

  • 7T Secures Major Water Management Project in Saudi Arabia

    7T has just secured a major water management project called the Al Hunnayy Water Transmission Project for Riyadh City, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Through the Autumn of 2003, 7T completed an upgrade of the AQUIS real-time operational management system for the Riyadh water distribution network system. A water well system of 65 pumps on an area ...


  • Las Vegas Valley Water District Selects InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the Las Vegas Valley Water District (LVVWD) has chosen industry-leading InfoMaster software to help plan and manage its water distribution improvement program. One of the nation’s largest and ...


    By Innovyze

  • Cleanup underway for nearly 3M-gallon saltwater spill in ND

    Cleanup is underway after nearly 3 million gallons of brine, a salty, toxic byproduct of oil and natural gas production, leaked from a pipeline in western North Dakota, the largest spill of its kind in the state since the current energy boom began. The full environmental impact of the spill, which contaminated two creeks, might not be clear for months. Some previous saltwater spills have taken ...


    By Associated Press

  • Amiantit`s Joint Venture Company in Turkey

    Amiantit’s Joint Venture Company in Turkey “Subor” Wins US$ 69 Million in Contracts Amiantit's environment-friendly Flowtite pipe systems in demand worldwide Dammam: Subor, the Saudi Arabian Amiantit Company's 50/50 percent joint venture partnership in Turkey with Yapi Merkezi Construction and Industry Inc., has recently been awarded nine orders with a total value of SR 260,392,500 (USD ...

  • High-risk fossil fuel boom

    The most direct path to America's newest big oil and gas fields is U.S. Highway 12, two lanes of blacktop that unfold from Grays Harbor in Washington State and head east across the top of the country to Detroit. The 2,500-mile route has quickly become an essential supply line for the energy industry. With astonishing speed, U.S. oil companies, Canadian pipeline builders, and investors from all ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2013 Closing Report

    Exhibitors reported good business at the fair – trade visitors were very satisfied with their participation in the fair. From 23 to 26 April 2013, over a period of four days, the international water industry gathered at WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL. The most notable aspect of WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2013 was the marked rise in international exhibitor and trade visitor numbers. 31,000 ...


    By Messe Berlin GmbH

  • Major industries link with green groups in search of quick fix for global warming

    In response to a relentless stream of bad news about global warming, a cluster of major industries has formed a loose partnership with big environmental groups, prestigious universities, philanthropic foundations, and the U.S. federal government - all promoting a technical quick-fix for global warming called carbon sequestration. Carbon sequestration is a plan to capture and bury as much as 10 ...

  • Federal Issues - TSCA/FIFRA/IRIS/EPCRA

    Limited Space Still Available For Sustainable Futures Training Workshop: There are still spaces available for the Sustainable Futures Training workshop scheduled for August 5-7, 2014, at the George Washington University campus in Washington, D.C. Attendees at the three-day workshop will get firsthand experience with the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

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