ground water flow News

  • Below Ground Oily Water Separators

    Below Ground Separators are available in double wall steel, FRP coating, leak monitoring, and cathodic protection offering a 30-year corrosion warranty. Mercer offers a line of below-ground separators of various size and configuration to meet most industrial applications. Standard pre-fabricated separators are available from 50-5,000 gpm. Custom units are available with high flow rates. ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Sequestration on shaky ground

    Original story at MIT News Carbon sequestration promises to address greenhouse-gas emissions by capturing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and injecting it deep below the Earth’s surface, where it would permanently solidify into rock. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates that current ...

  • Ground Water Awareness Week gets underway in the US

    Ground Water: Out of Sight, But Not Out of Mind, by Kevin McCray, CAE, Executive Director, National Ground Water Association. Some 47 percent of the US population depends on ground water, the water that fills cracks and other openings in beds of rock and sand, for its drinking water supply—be it from either a public source or private well. In rural areas, the number is about 96 percent. That fact ...

  • Review of water quality league tables and update of ground water quality indicators

    The National River Water Quality Network includes 77 sites located on 35 of New Zealand’s typically larger rivers, which drain about half of New Zealand’s land area. The Ministry for the Environment has published information on the water quality of these sites.  The sites are ranked in three league tables based on nutrient levels, water quality for recreational use and biological indicators. ...


    By New Zealand Government

  • ARCADIS receives Groundwater Protection Award from National Ground Water Association

    The engineering, consulting, and management firm ARCADIS won an Outstanding Groundwater Project Award from the National Ground Water Association for outstanding science, engineering, and innovation in the area of protecting groundwater. The award will be presented in December at the 2013 NGWA Groundwater Expo and Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee. This award recognizes ARCADIS’ ...

  • Boresaver, the Ground-breaking Water Cleaning Treatment, Receives NSF Approval

    Boresaver Ultra C, the ground-breaking water cleaning treatment used in over fourteen countries worldwide, has now won NSF approval. Tested and Certified by NSF International, the Public Health & Safety Company in America, Boresaver has been Certified under ANSI/NSF Standard 60 for use in potable water supplies. Boresaver is a biodegradable, environmentally friendly and powerful cleaning ...


    By Geoquip Water Solutions

  • Density dependant water flow and contaminant transport

    SoilVision Systems Ltd. would like to announce the release of the addition of fully coupled density-dependent water flow and contaminant transport in ChemFlux and SVFlux. Using the new density-dependent flow capability can improve the accuracy of the simulation of heavy salt water. This new feature has been implemented in 1D, 2D, and 3D models and is enabled to work with the Professional version ...


  • Arsenic: when will the clean water start flowing?

    Razia Begum has been asking the same question for two years now: 'Please will someone fix my arsenic filter?' She lives in Nagda, a village in one of the areas of Bangladesh most severely contaminated by arsenic in drinking water — although at first glance there is nothing about the village's lush paddy fields to suggest anything dangerous. Razia's family, like many thousands of others in such ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Large flow stormwater separators

    View Our Extensive Line of Products One of the biggest threats to our nation's clean water supply is surface runoff from certain urban and industrial areas. Another major source of groundwater contamination comes from leaking fuel oil and gasoline tanks associated with fueling stations, tank farms and ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • EPA unveils system to treat contaminated ground water from lawrence aviation superfund site in Suffolk County, N.Y.

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today unveiled a treatment system that will remove contaminants from ground water near the Lawrence Aviation, Inc., Superfund site in Port Jefferson, N.Y. The treatment system, the second EPA has installed to clean up contaminated ground water from the Lawrence Aviation site, is housed in a building at the corner of Caroline Ave. and ...

  • EPA Encourages the Public to Comment on Plan for the Cinnaminson Ground Water Contamination Superfund Site in Cinnaminson and Delran, New Jersey

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has determined that no further action is needed to address two closed landfills at the Cinnaminson Ground Water Contamination Superfund site in the townships of Cinnaminson and Delran, New Jersey. The site, which covers approximately 400 acres, includes residential and industrial properties and the two landfills. As a result of historic operations ...

  • Global warming having direct impact on the world`s key fishing grounds

    Climate change is emerging as the latest threat to the world's dwindling fish stocks a new report by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) suggests. At least three quarters of the globe's key fishing grounds may become seriously impacted by changes in circulation as a result of the ocean's natural pumping systems fading and falling they suggest. These natural pumps, dotted at sites across the ...

  • WRD`s Groundwater Monitoring Keeps Safe Water Flowing in the City of Bell

    The Water Replenishment District of Southern California's (WRD) groundwater monitoring well in the City of Bell across from the Bell Community Center, continues to ensure groundwater safety for Bell residents. In 2009, WRD worked with Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard to secure over $400,000 in federal funds for this ...

  • The Colorado River: Flowing Through Conflict

    The Colorado River: Flowing Through Conflict is an unprecedented photographic journey from source to sea along the imperiled Colorado River by acclaimed photographer Peter McBride and author Jonathan Waterman. The Colorado River has been called the Nile of North America. It is not the longest or the largest river in the United States, but it is arguably our most iconic, beginning as a trickle of ...


  • Planet Resource Recovery, Inc.`s AquaLuxus(TM) Well Clean Proves Highly Effective in Ground Water Well Field Studies

    Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PRRY) is pleased to report that the Company has received the preliminary findings of Field Studies on the effectiveness of AquaLuxus? WC for groundwater wells. Planet's distributor, Timberline Assets, Ltd., launched an investigation in August 2011, including independent lab and field testing, to determine the effectiveness of using AquaLuxus WC for ...

  • Custom/Large Flow Process Separator-Petro Chemical

    Large Flow Process Separators and Custom Design for the Petro Chemical Industry Mercer has the in-house experience and design capability to custom design oil/water/solids separators of all sizes and configurations. We can build out of a variety of materials including coated carbon steel, marine-grade aluminum, 304 & 316 stainless steel, exotic stainless alloys, and plastics, such as ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Corporate fight lets toxics flow into Connecticut groundwater

    Connecticut officials are seeking an order against two disputing companies whose inaction and ongoing argument they allege is allowing PCB contamination to jeopardize Bridgeport Harbor and Long Island Sound. Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal and Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Gina McCarthy said that the state has requested a temporary injunction against The ...

  • Hydro International to Treat CSO Flows in Bucksport, Maine

    Storm King Overflow Unit Will Be First Advanced Vortex Technology CSO Solution Installed Remotely in State PORTLAND, Maine — Hydro International, a leading provider of environmentally sustainable products and innovative solutions that control and treat stormwater, wastewater and combined sewer overflows, today announced that it has been chosen by the Town of Bucksport, Maine, to supply a Storm ...


  • Two-Dimensional hydrodynamic stormwater and overland flow modeling

    InfoSWMM 2D is a geospatial modeling solution for building and analysing comprehensive 2D models that simulate urban stormwater, sanitary sewers, river flooding and pollutant transport. The application allows engineers to accurately model two-dimensional (2D) above-ground urban and rural flooding combined with the power of one-dimensional (1D) hydraulic and water quality sewer systems analysis - ...


  • City of San Francisco, U.S. EPA break ground on innovative project in san francisco’s bayview neighborhood

    The City of San Francisco and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will today break ground on the Newcomb Avenue Streetscape Model Block Improvement Project, a first of its kind project on the 1700 block of Newcomb Avenue to transform the street block into one of the most sustainable streets in San Francisco. The pilot streetscape improvement project will replace significant areas of concrete ...

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