Groundwater Monitoring News

  • Modeling and fieldwork relationship shared in May-June issue of Groundwater

    If you are a member of the NGWA Scientists and Engineers membership section, you just received, or will soon receive, the May-June 2017 issue of Groundwater®. Below I offer a brief overview of the issue. In his Guest Editorial, "The Ying and Yang of Groundwater," new Technology Editor David Lipson, Ph.D., offers his personal ...

  • Important topic of groundwater quality and unconventional oil and gas development explored during first day of workshop

    Attendees gathered in Columbus, Ohio, for the first day of NGWA’s two-day workshop, Groundwater Quality and Unconventional Oil and Gas Development: Current Understanding and Science Needs. This sold-out workshop is exploring the latest findings regarding groundwater quality and ...

  • New Map Shows How Groundwater Pumping Could Affect the Malad River

    A new report illustrates how groundwater pumping can affect the amount of water available in streams within the Malad-Lower Bear River Area in Utah. The product was developed by the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Water Rights. “The information from this study will be used to aid the state engineer in making ...

  • Introducing the Diver-SDI™ for Remote Monitoring from Van Essen Instruments

    Van Essen Instruments, the leading groundwater datalogger equipment manufacturer, will launch the next generation of their SDI-12 interface in April 2017 as part of the Diver remote groundwater monitoring technology. The new Diver-SDI (AS379) allows you to connect the Diver to your SDI-12 system. SDI-12 is a standard to interface battery-powered data recorders with sensors designed for remote ...

  • New intelligent process control software for Renishaw’s Equator™ gauging system

    The Renishaw Equator™ flexible gauge is now offered with IPC (intelligent process control) software, providing the functionality to fully automate tool offset updates in CNC manufacturing processes. Improved capability in precision part machining, reduced setting and process adjustment time, and integration with automation systems are some of the benefits that users can now expect. IPC is ...


    By Renishaw plc

  • Groundwater professionals descend on Washington, D.C., this week

    Groundwater professionals are in Washington, D.C., this week to support the issues and policies critical to the protection, use, and management of groundwater.    With no better way to educate decision-makers than in person, the attendees of the NGWA Groundwater Fly-In will be in Capitol Hill offices making their congressional delegation aware of issues impacting all groundwater ...

  • Visit our stand at the WWETT in Indianapolis

    The Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show (WWETT) opened yesterday at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. PlugCo will be exhibiting at booth 6322 in the Indiana Convention Center from the 22nd to the 25th February. PlugCo invites environmental service professionals to visit our stand on the WWETT 2017. We are presenting our products such as pipe plug, pipe ...


    By PLUGCO

  • Guide to assessing viability of cogeneration projects published by ENER-G

    Cogeneration specialist ENER-G has published a free guide to assessing the economic feasibility of combined heat and power (CHP) projects. The guide, which is available to download, details the steps that building engineers and energy and facilities managers should take to prove the viability of a proposed CHP scheme to investors or board members. ...


    By ENER-G

  • 1,4-Dioxane Bioremediation in Groundwater Update

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced in late 2016 that 1,4-dioxane was included on the list of the first 10 chemicals slated to receive safety reviews under Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform. Making the TSCA “Top 10” highlights concerns over 1,4-dioxane, a probable carcinogen commonly detected in groundwater due to its widespread use as a solvent and solvent ...


    By SIREM

  • AMS is producing more than just soil sampling equipment

    Top of the line products are not the only thing that AMS produces. They also produce smiles on the faces of United States Troops overseas. The holidays can be lonely for U.S. troops, but it can also be immensely joyful when they know they have love and support from back home; not just from friends and family, but from complete strangers. AMS is a homegrown company in small town America. Even ...

  • Geotech expands current instrument hire business

    Customers can enjoy a quick and easy process while choosing from the latest instruments to suit their specific needs. Whether it is to replace an instrument that is being serviced or a project-based hire, Geotech delivers an excellent experience, including delivery and collection, all at a very competitive price. Manufactured to the highest quality, customers can choose from the latest products ...


    By Geotech

  • The Primo system reduces part set-up time for Victory Precisions from hours to seconds

    Victory Precisions Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India,manufactures aluminium diecastings and large machined engineering components for companies in the oil and gas, automobile, agricultural, infrastructure, and other sectors. It is critical to maintain an accuracy of 15-20 microns on these components and reduce non-productive time while machining. The Primo system, developed by Renishaw, has helped Victory ...


    By Renishaw plc

  • Well Flash Fire in North Dakota Investigated by OSHA

    On December 15, 2016, the United States Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued serious safety violations to oil well operator, XTO Energy, and two servicing companies, Most Wanted Well Service LLC and Sherwood Enterprises Inc., following a well flash fire that ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

  • Flood relief pumps deployed for LOW water crisis management

    Following the collision of a barge with a weir in the river Maas, the canal water level between the Maas and Waal rivers fell dramatically. The Dutch public works department has responded with the deployment of three emergency pumps. The Maas (or Meuse) is a major European river, rising in France and flowing through Belgium and the Netherlands before draining into the North Sea. It has a ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • EPA releases long-awaited final report on hydraulic fracturing

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in December its long-awaited final report on the effects of hydraulic fracturing on drinking water resources in the United States. The report provides a synthesis of information on impacts of ...

  • USGS Releases Results of Gem County Groundwater Quality Study

    The entire population of southwestern Idaho’s Gem County depends on aquifers for its drinking water. The water in those aquifers is of generally good quality according to a U.S. Geological Survey report released today. The study was prompted by concerns that rapidly growing population and changes in land use, including potential ...

  • IET Adds to Our Fleet

    Innovative Environmental Technologies, Inc. (IET) is pleased to announce our newest Direct-Push Auger Rig will be displayed at Groundwater Week in Las Vegas.  AMS (Booth 421) will have our latest addition to the IET fleet on display.  AMS’s latest and largest machine will be available for inspection in Las Vegas December 6th through the 8th.  ...

  • Postdoctoral Investigator in Environmental Metabolomics

    We invite applications for a postdoctoral researcher in the area of environmental metabolomics and/or environmental analytical chemistry. The Kujawinski lab uses analytical chemistry to explore the intersection of microbial biology and chemistry within marine systems. The funded project involves complex mixture analysis by qualitative and quantitative mass spectrometry, with a focus on ...

  • Visual Modflow Flex 4.0

    Waterloo Hydrogeologic announces a new version release of Visual MODFLOW Flex 4.0.  This new version of this most popular software provides the power to create accurate and impressive groundwater modeling visualizations, in less time and with greater flexibility. Get complete details about the new features, and see the list of great additions from the Classic version. Take advantage of ...


  • US: Groundwater atlas

    The US Geological Survey series of publications “The Groundwater Atlas of the United States” describes the, location, extent and geological and hydrological characteristics of the nation’s important aquifers and is available online and in various print formats and scales. These have been produced over recent years as described in a useful summary fact sheet. Find out ...


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