ground water flow News

  • EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck and Congressmember Rodney Frelinghuysen Announce System to Treat Contaminated Ground Water at Rockaway Borough, NJ Superfund Site; Tour Six Superfund Sites in Morris and Essex Counties

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck and Congressional Representative Rodney P. Frelinghuysen today announced the completion of a system to treat contaminated ground water at the Rockaway Borough Wellfield Superfund site in Rockaway Borough, New Jersey. The officials were in Morris and Essex Counties to review and assess progress on Superfund cleanups at six ...

  • MWH Soft releases infoWorks ICM generation V1.1, setting new standard for integrated modeling of above- and below-ground drainage systems

    MWH Soft, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced the worldwide release of InfoWorks ICM. The product enhances the company’s powerful workgroup management modeling platform, InfoWorks, by giving users the ability to model below-ground collections systems and above-ground drainage in one powerful simulation package. ...


    By Innovyze

  • Gas continues to flow from rig off Louisiana coast

    Crews worked early Friday to stop natural gas flowing from a drilling rig off the Louisiana coast, and the Coast Guard said workers had cut the flow in half since officials lost control of the rig a day earlier. No injuries or pollution have been reported. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said most crew members had been ...


    By Associated Press

  • Better flow of satellite data for better management of environmental and security crises

    Natural and manmade catastrophes in Europe, America, Asia and Africa, coupled with increased security needs, have further reinforced the need for earth observation systems. The GMES (Global Monitoring for Environment and Security) ensures that crisis situations like floods, forest fires or earthquakes can be better anticipated and managed through monitoring the state of our environment. To supply ...

  • Analyzing Water Fuel Cells

    Analyzing Water Fuel Cells  The race for developing a long term solution to increasing usage of fossil fuels in the automotive sector and the rising effect of greenhouse gases has a new participant Fuel Cell Technology. The advent of Fuel Cells though yet to achieve mass commercial successes has ...


  • Measuring water from space

    Observations from satellites now allow scientists to monitor changes to water levels in the sea, in rivers and lakes, in ice sheets and even under the ground. As the climate changes, this information will be crucial for monitoring its effects and predicting future impacts in different regions. Sea level rise in one of the major consequences of global warming, but it is much more difficult to ...


    By European Science Foundation

  • Frack water spill in blowout

    Chesapeake Energy said it replaced a damaged wellhead and gained control of a Pennsylvania natural gas well which last week suffered a blowout. Thousands of gallons of contaminated frack water spilled from a natural gas well near Canton, a home was destroyed and two residents were injured. The contaminated water got into a nearby stream before crews could stop the leak. Seven families were ...


  • Summer river flows could more than halve by 2050, says UK environment agency

    New research released by the Environment Agency suggests river flows could drop drastically by 2050 as climate change puts increasing stress on the water environment and wildlife across England and Wales. The Environment Agency has produced a series of maps showing future monthly changes in river flow across England and Wales - a first for the UK. The research is crucial in helping to plan for ...

  • Oil + Water + Solids = Sludge

    Of course there are several math equations that are important to utilize when it comes to evaluating the appropriate size or style of oil water separator a certain application calls for. At Mercer we protect and hide the way we calculate and manipulate our Laws and Theories, much like the folks at Coca Cola keep their secret formula under lock and key. However there is one equation we have front ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • A week at the world water forum

    With a team of collegues from Africa, Asia, and Europe, Wetlands International was present at the World Water Forum with full programme of presentations and contributions to panels. A main ambition was to lead a part of the so-called ‘Thematic ...


    By Wetlands International

  • MWH Soft announces InfoSWMM 2D: next generation of two-dimensional hydrodynamic stormwater and overland flow modeling

    MWH Soft, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced the second quarter 2010 release of InfoSWMM 2D. The breakthrough application will allow 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 ...


    By Innovyze

  • Ruining the world’s water supply

    Agricultural run-offs containing fertilizers, animal wastes and pesticides are infecting rivers and water courses with blue-green algal blooms and toxic chemicals. While the problem is particularly evident in developing countries - Canada, Australia and the United States contain some of the world’s most polluted rivers, and poor agricultural practices are the root cause. Almost one-fifth ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • New Moyno® Max-Flow Annihilator™ Grinder System Lowers Initial and Lifetime Costs, Saves Energy and Improves System Performance

    The new Moyno® Max-Flow Annihilator™ Grinder System is a custom engineered headworks debris handling system that protects downstream pumps, valves and process equipment in water treatment plants and its lift stations. The cost-effective, low maintenance Moyno Max-Flow Annihilator replaces bar rakes and screens as well as drum screen grinders for enhanced performance. The Max-Flow ...


    By Moyno, Inc.

  • Volatile dense chemical liquids in groundwaters can produce slowly bubbling gas flow

    Despite decades of research, the cleanup of soil and groundwater contaminated by dense non-aqueous phase liquids (DNAPLs) used in numerous industrial applications remains a daunting challenge. These compounds, including degreasers, dry cleaning fluids, creosote, solvents and coal tar, when present below ground can generate hazardous concentrations for decades to centuries as they dissolve into ...

  • New Odor Sampling Procedure for high humidity air flow from food or feed dryers/coolers

    Special odour sampling procedure with nitrogen dilution has been developed by Uniqair and Purdue University Odor Lab for odour samples with high humidity from dryers and coolers. The nitrogen will preserve the odor and prevent condensation for more accurate odor concentration test results. Unlike VOC testing, the odour lab is utilizing human noses of screened panel members with odor sensing ...


    By Uniqair Technologies Ltd.

  • Oil water separators for the electric utility

    Mercer Clients:Con Edison, PSEG, Allegheny Energy, FPL, Calpine, PPL, KeySpan, PECO, OUC, AES, Bahamas Electricity, Orion Power, Conectiv, NRG, Reliant Energy, Entergy, Sithe, Westinghouse, Southern Service, Seimens, GE, among others with hundreds of installations in above and below ground units and exiting system retrofits. The ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Oil in water removal specialists for utilities

    The Mercer International Compliance Master oil/water/solids separator design is well known in the electric utility industry for high-performance and its versatile design features. We offer a full line of innovative rectangular and cylindrical units from 10 to 7,500 gpm as well as existing system retrofits and API & ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • New Odor Sampling Procedure for high humidity air flow from food or feed dryers/coolers

    Special odor sampling procedure with nitrogen dilution has been developed by Uniqair and Purdue University Odor Lab for odor samples with high humidity from dryers and coolers. The nitrogen will preserve the odor and prevent condensation for more accurate odor concentration test results. Unlike VOC testing, the odor lab is utilizing human noses of screened panel members with odor sensing ...


    By Uniqair Technologies Ltd.

  • Custom Oil/Water/Solids Separators

    Compromise has marked the ordinary designs in the Oil/Water Separator space in the last decade. Mercer offers custom-designed separators for your application; we offer a wide variety of tank materials of construction as well as coating options. Mercer International delivers both HIGH EFFICIENCY and LOW MAINTENANCE. They ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Worry over radioactive water leak

    An underground pipe has been discovered by workers in Georgia leaking radioactive water beneath a nuclear power plant. The workers are in the process of discovering if the pipe is the sole cause of the leak or if there is another source that the water is also coming from. Tritium is a radioactive form of hydrogen that is created inside nuclear reactors. There is worry of the water spreading past ...


    By SealGuard Inc.

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you