Soil & Groundwater News

  • Issue of the “International Environmental Technology (Volume 27, Issue 2)”

    In  the April 2017 issue of the “International Environmental Technology (Volume 27, Issue 2)” ECO PHYSICS has published an application report on two-channel NOX-detectors as an essential tool for independent stack testers in CHPs (Combined Heat and Power plants). This approach on certified, independent stack testing may be a role model for future European standards. Additionally, ...


    By Eco Physics Inc.

  • BLM suspends and delays parts of Hydraulic Fracturing Waste Prevention Rule

    The Bureau of Land Management on December 8 suspended requirements that leaking storage vessels receiving hydraulic fracturing flowback wastewater be upgraded promptly if not replaced. BLM is also delaying leak detection, repair, and reporting requirements for sites and equipment used to store, measure, or dispose of flowback water on federal or Indian leases until January 17, 2019. ...

  • EPA announces list of Superfund sites, draws scrutiny from Republicans

    The EPA announced a list of 21 Superfund sites it declared needed “immediate, intense, cleanup” — but offered little detail on how the sites were selected. The list also specifies the 21 sites would receive “direct engagement” from EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt — but little additional information on what that would mean was provided. The EPA said the list will ...

  • Envirosuite acquires Canadian-based technology provider Odotech

    Envirosuite is pleased to announced that it have acquired the assets of Odotech Inc, the Montreal-based environmental technology company specialising in the monitoring and management of odours, gaseous contaminants and dust. This acquisition will further bolster Envirosuite’s offering and enable it to compete more effectively on a global scale through a product platform that will integrate ...


    By Envirosuite

  • New Version of LaserNet Particle Analyzer Features Wide-Ranging Particle Counting and New Ferrous Monitoring Capabilities

    The new Version 7 of the LaserNet 200 Comprehensive Particle Analyzer Series from Spectro Scientific provides extensive analysis of particles in lubricating and hydraulic fluids. Compared to earlier releases, the new Series increases particle counting range up to 10 million particles/ml without dilution, and includes a new set of ferrous particle ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • NGWA Board of Directors elects 2018 officers

    Following the Delegates Meeting at Groundwater Week 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee, the NGWA Board of Directors elected its 2018 officers. David Henrich, CWD/PI, CVCLD, vice president of Bergerson-Caswell in Maple Plain, Minnesota, was elected the 2018 president. David’s father, Jack, was NGWA president in 2010. David and Jack join only three other families where father and son both ...

  • H2O backs clean water project in Nepal

    This year, we are once again supporting the non-profit organisation Viva con Agua with a Christmas donation. The organisation builds and maintains water supply systems, enabling a constant supply of water, particularly to schools, public spaces and health centres. This time, we’re sending the donation to the Chitwan region in Nepal. This predominantly rural region is located southwest of ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • Sweco expands in Belgium

    Sweco is acquiring the operations of HaskoningDHV Belgium after concluding an asset purchase agreement with Royal HaskoningDHV. HaskoningDHV Belgium is specialised in soil investigations and decontamination, environmental impact assessments and integrated area development. This acquisition will further strengthen Sweco’s position on the Belgian market.   "I am pleased to welcome ...


    By Sweco Nederland BV

  • Innovative wastewater treatment plant put into operation at Taldinskaya-Zaoadnaya 1 mine of AO SUEK-Kuzbass

    The Ceremony to put the wastewater treatment plant into operation took place at Taldinskaya-Zapadnaya mine administration of SUEK-Kuzbass. Vladimir Melnik, State Duma member, labor hero of Russia, Evgeny Khlebunov, Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo Region, and Irina Klimovskaya, Head of Federal Service for Supervision of Nature Resources Administration for the Kemerovo Region participated in the ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • VacuDry® plus – the turbo for vacuum distillation!

    Vacuum distillation units that operate with thermal oil heating systems have a maximum heating temperature range of up to 400 °C . This is normally sufficient to separate almost all kinds of evaporable hazardous substances that boil under atmospheric pressure in a temperature range up to app. 500 °C. With these heating levels the 'normal´ contaminants such as mercury, hydrocarbons ...

  • Enabling Secure Connections in Subsea Defense Systems

    TE Connectivity (TE)’s SEACON supports deep sea military systems, including submarine and surface ships, littoral water systems and harbor surveillance, through its highly reliable, robust connectivity solutions, such as its wide selection of military connectors.  TE also designs and manufactures a range of electrical, optical and coaxial subsea underwater connectors and penetrators, ...


    By SEACON

  • Wi-SUN Alliance Report Finds Concerns Over IoT Security, Lack Of Funding and Commitment

    A new report by the Wi-SUN Alliance, a global member-based association driving the proliferation of interoperable wireless solutions for use in smart cities, smart utilities and other Internet of Things (IoT) applications, shows that half of organizations investing in IoT initiatives already have a fully implemented strategy in place, while more than a third (36%) have a partially implemented ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • The kids of the MB Crusher family

    Waste and residues - once materials to be disposed of - are now transformed by MB into a new source of profit, with significant environmental benefits. Until recently, nobody had thought of this. Then along came MB Crusher, who designed and produced machinery that transforms loaders, skid loaders and backhoe loaders into mobile crushing and screening tools. Real jewels of ...


    By MB Crusher

  • Meet us at IGWC 2017

    Meet Eijkelkamp Soil & Water and LaGa Systems Pvt Ltd at IGWC 2017 in New Delhi, India. Our focus during this conference will be smart water quality monitoring and  ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • Stream Protection Rule revoked, groundwater provisions affected

    The 2016 Stream Protection Rule was revoked by the Interior Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, effective November 17. The Stream Protection Rule now reverts to the rule previously in place, as if the 2016 rule had never taken ...

  • Temperature and (and prices) are dropping

    If you are looking to take samples this winter, we have the solution! We are offering you an exclusive 20% off*! Just use promo code: dec17 to get your discount.   The AMS Frozen ...

  • FINN Corporation Awarded National Purchasing Contract by the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA)

    FINN, a leading provider of erosion control and landscape equipment, has been awarded a national purchasing contract by the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) under the category of Roadway Maintenance, Asphalt, Snow & Ice and is officially available to NJPA Members. Through this contract (#052417-FNN) members now have the ability to purchase all FINN products including HydroSeeders®, ...


    By FINN Corporation

  • Great News! VEO and PRISMA are now compatible with Ultis 3.2 for AIRBUS Group!

    Benefits include: Compatibility with veo series and prisma data formats 100% composite oriented Compatibility with most inspection systems Full harmonisation of the ultrasonic data analysis process Faster diagnosis, cycle & cost reduction ...


    By Sonatest Ltd

  • Euro-Tech Presents the World Launch of the FINN T35 HydroSeeder®

    FINN, a leading provider of erosion control equipment announced today that EURO-TEC will unveil the new FINN T35 HydroSeeder for the European market at the Paysalia Show in France. The FINN T35 is an entry-level hydroseeding machine loaded with features that come standard with every unit. Designed to easily manage professional quality seeding, fiber mulching, straw tacking all with the efficiency ...


    By FINN Corporation

  • New Complete Solution Simplifies Data Communication During Oil Loading

    Hamburg. International software and consulting company Implico today announced a new, more powerful tool enabling its customers to connect legacy field technology with the OpenTAS terminal management system. The new TCP-X-Unit is capable of simultaneously converting signals from three serial-linked field devices for OpenTAS. In addition, the solution represents yet another step toward the ...


    By Implico Group

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