water management News

  • AWWA Board of Directors selects David Rager of Cincinnati as next president-elect

    The American Water Works Association Board of Directors today selected David Rager of Cincinnati as the association’s next president-elect during its annual winter meeting. Four vice presidents, one director-at-large and one service provider director-at-large were also elected. An AWWA member for nearly 15 years, Rager is the principal of Rager Management Consulting, LLC. He was CEO for ...

  • Verderflex peristaltic pumps for reliable wastewater performance

    A leading international wastewater instrumentation manufacturer is now using peristaltic pumps from Verderflex as part of the wastewater sampler systems it manufactures.  The pumps provide reliable and accurate performance which helps the Hydrocell sampler systems produced by Halifax-based Smart Storm to measure the volume and toxicity of ...

  • National Wind Technology Center begins first Validation of Wave Energy Conversion Device

    The National Wind Technology Center (NWTC) at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has begun validation work on the first water power technology ever tested in an NREL dynamometer facility. Representatives from Columbia Power Technologies, NREL and project partners celebrate the start of generator testing for the Columbia Power wave energy generator. ...

  • CH2M named top trenchless design firm in 2016

    For the second consecutive year, CH2M earned the top spot on Trenchless Technology's Top 50 Trenchless Engineering Design Firms list. The firm has topped the list in six of the last seven years.Trenchless Technology's list is developed by comparing firms based on their trenchless billings in the North American market, as well as ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Agricultural water resource management

    The Government’s Big Society programme aims to take power away from politicians, central government and government agencies and transfer it to community level. For water allocation and abstraction management, this will be in the context of increasing demand and decreasing summer resources due to population growth and climate change. At Water & Environment 2011: CIWEM’s Annual ...

  • Water Management - Watch the video!

    We support you in understanding the value of corporate water management and stewardship, enabling your company to benefit from the opportunities of water sustainability and transparency in reporting. Watch our recorded webinar and download the presentation! Chris ...


    By thinkstep

  • Water Asset Management International

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    By IWA Publishing

  • Water: managing general interest

    The Academy of European Law and the Institute for German and European Water Law Management (IDEW) will organise a conference on European Water Management Law in Brussels on 23rd to 24th September 2010. The EU Water Framework Directive, adopted in 2000, provides for a number of measures to be implemented jointly by member states across borders. The third annual ...

  • Integrated water management event

    Integrated water resource management (IWRM) Karlsruhe will be held for the first time from the 24th until the 25th of November 2010 in the Karlsruhe Convention Center, Germany. Already today more than two billion people in over fourty countries are affected by water scarcity. Therefore, is the essential instrument to optimise water usage, taking the requirements of the society and the economy ...

  • Southern water asset management

    Southern Water has announced that they will be using PIONEER to give their asset managers the capability to optimise capital maintenance investment programme to meet the service objectives and expenditure outcomes of AMP5. Having developed the Common Framework for Capital Maintenance Planning and assisted many companies in implementing best practice approaches for the PR09 price review, Tynemarch ...

  • Integrated water management essential

    Rising population growth and food demand coupled with climate change will test the World Bank's water resource strategy. A study released last week emphasises the importance of continuing an integrated management approach to ensure that water use is linked to water availability and that the water sector is integrated into a wide array of issues. "We can't properly tackle global priorities ...

  • Manage your water consumption

    In today’s current economic climate, companies are under increasing pressure to reduce their energy consumption, with very little focus spent on managing water consumption. This could be a costly mistake. Consider the way it is used for starters, not just domestically but also in the commercial and industrial sector. Water is heated, cooled, condensed and moved around, with all these ...


    By MWA Technology

  • Integrating water management

    Water is one resource but it has many uses. In its management are a complex and diverse range of both people and processes. In light of climate change, demographic change, economic constraints and environmental legislation, CIWEM calls for a more integrated approach to the management of water in its new briefing report on Integrated Water Management. This week Defra have committed an ...

  • Saving and managing water using pressure management

    The Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust provides acute treatment and care for a catchment population of around 500,000 people in Bath, and the surrounding towns and villages in North East Somerset and Western Wiltshire. Water costs were a primary focus for Andy House, estates manager, and knowing that the system was not pressure managed and therefore potentially over pressurised particularly ...

  • Award-winning Water Portal for Flemish Water Managers

    KISTERS is proud to have played an integral part in the design of the Portal for Flemish Water Managers along with its partners, SIGGIS and Alsic. The portal has won two awards thus far - a 2014 Special Achievement in GIS award from Esri, and Computerworld's DATA+ award. Technology from KISTERS for temporal data, and from Esri for spatial data were combined to acheive dynamic results for both ...


    By KISTERS AG

  • Water and Waste Water Management Market in India 2013

    The new report, ‘Water and Waste Water Management Market in India’, states that growing urbanization and industrialization will foster the growth of the Water and Waste Water Management Market. Negligence and excess exploitation of water resources have resulted in scarcity in water supply. Water and Waste Water Management services facilitate the process of removal, treatment and ...


  • Level Sensors Market in water and waste water management

    Level measurement is a very basic process used across several industrial segments. Due to advancement in level sensing technologies, level sensors are expected to show proper growth during the forecast period. The market has entered into a transition from contact type of measurement to non-contact type of measurement over the past five years. Though the current market is dominated by contact ...


  • Schlumberger Water Services Acquires Water Management Consultants

    Waterloo, Ontario, October 1, 2007 - Schlumberger Water Services (SWS)today announced the acquisition of Water Management Consultants (WMC), a leading international consulting firm in providing water management services with specialized solutions for the mining industry. WMC employs over 200 people in 9 offices on 4 continents. “The combination of WMC people, expertise and knowledge with ...


  • Kickstarting livelihoods with improved water management

    Worldwatch Research Intern Alex Tung reports on water management workshops that are teaching farmers and communities in West Africa how to incorporate micro-irrigation into their fields. In the hot, dry regions of West Africa, small-scale farmers can spend up to five hours a day irrigating their crops-hauling water in plastic buckets or in hollowed, dried out squashes known as calabashes. But ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

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