Well Water News

  • Water law attorney sees exempt well issues on the rise

    Issues with water quantity and land use will become more common throughout the United States, possibly impacting the construction of new water wells, according to a veteran water law attorney. Most exempt well cases are limited to western states, but Jesse Richardson Jr., lead land use attorney at the Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic and associate professor of law at the West ...

  • BUCHI Scrubber sponsors water charity

    Since April 2016, the BUCHI Scrubber K-415 has been a water sponsor for Helvetas (www.helvetas.ch). What that means is that for every Scrubber sold, BUCHI donates 50 Swiss francs to water supply projects so that more and more people can have access to clean water. The campaign runs until December 31st 2017. Who is ...


    By BÜCHI Labortechnik AG

  • Seminar day: Water Management in the Mining Industry

    The Competence Centre for Mineral Resources realizes that Water Management is a key topic of concern within the mining industry in Southern Africa. We believe that proven solutions exist that can effectively address these challenges.  We therefore invite all interested and affected parties to a seminar day which will be hosted on the 17th of May ...

  • May issue of Water Well Journal includes article on electronic logging device mandate

    Titled “Electronic Logging Mandate,” it covers a Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration mandate going into effect on December 18, 2017, stating motor carriers must equip their commercial vehicles with electronic logging devices (ELDs). Tony Verillo, author of the article, states the new law does not change the hours-of-service rule, but will cause some water well system ...

  • Gurney Environmental Supply WWP Upgrade to Nelson City,NZ

    GURNEY ENVIRONMENTAL technicians have completed the installation of phase 1 of the Accel-o-Fac® upgrade for the City of Nelson's wastewater treatment plant. The first phase of the order included the supply of wind-powered SERIES 3 aerator/mixers to replace the existing electric ...


    By Gurney Environmental Ltd.

  • Upcoming workshop presenter previews findings on baseline sampling of water wells in areas of shale gas development

    Stephen D. Richardson, Ph.D., PE, of GSI Environmental Inc. in Austin, Texas, and his team are presenting research results on baseline sampling of water wells in areas of shale gas development at the NGWA Groundwater Quality and Unconventional Oil and Gas Development: Current Understanding and Science Needs ...

  • Metering Pump Market Global Forecasts to 2020

    The Metering Pump Market size is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.3% to reach USD 4.6 Billion by 2020 according to a recent article posted by MarketsandMarkets. Among these six applications of the metering pump market, water treatment accounted for the largest market share in 2014 in terms of number of units sold as well as value. Metering pumps have region specific demands that are ...


    By Aquflow

  • SIALEX®RING sales force in Latin America

    Having researched the market needs of the Latin America / Caribbean region, we find that SialexRing offers many advantages over traditional methods to control “Lime-scale and corrosion” associated with water in pipes and machinery attached to these pipes. Access to maintenance, spare parts, and consumables, disposal of by-products (chemicals) required to operate traditional chemical ...


    By Phoenix Ring Manufaktur UG

  • 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 ...

  • USGS Assessment of Brackish Water Could Help Nation Stretch Limited Freshwater Supplies

    A new nationwide assessment by the U.S. Geological Survey suggests that the nation’s brackish groundwater could help stretch limited freshwater supplies. This study, the first of its kind in more than 50 years, found that the amount of brackish groundwater underlying the country is more than 800 times the amount currently used each year. With issues like drought, groundwater ...

  • Hydro Systems Launches Water-Driven Pump Selection Tool

    Hydro Systems, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of proportioning and dispensing systems, today unveiled its Water-Driven Pump HydroGuide, an online tool that helps users determine which water-driven pump (WDP) best meets their needs.  WDPs can be used in a variety of different environments and in many different applications within those environments.  Therefore, using ...

  • A day in a World of Wonders with the Boels Rental Company

    The BA150E waste water pump has been developed over the years with particular emphasis on solving the many challenges of the rental market. It has a number of features that make it so well suited as a rental pump, such as its multi-functionality, ease of use and most importantly its extreme robustness. Rental companies have to demonstrate their value and service capabilities in the most ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • Navajo Water Project Provides Clean Water To Native Americans

    It may seem farfetched, but the reality is that many Americans don’t have regular access to clean drinking water. The election of President Donald Trump has flung the nation’s environmental protection agency into uncharted territory. Among promises to severely cut funding and the appointment of a former lawyer with a history of fighting the organization to lead it, the U.S. EPA ...


    By KLa Systems, Inc.

  • WaStop installed to protect pumping station in Huddinge, Sweden

    Huddinge, a suburb in Stockholm, is the second largest of the municipalities in Stockholm County in terms of population. Huddinge consists of several shopping centers, commuter rail stations and apartment buildings that are surrounded by sprawling family homes and natural surroundings. ...


    By Wapro AB

  • USGS Finds Elevated Levels of Arsenic, Radon, Methane in Some Private Wells in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania

    Tests of 75 private drinking water wells in Lycoming County, in north-central Pennsylvania, found water from most of the sampled wells contained concentrations of radon that exceeded a proposed, nonbinding health standard for drinking water. Smaller percentages of the wells contained concentrations of arsenic or methane that exceed existing drinking water standards. The US Geological ...

  • Pump Maintenance in 7 Easy Steps

    When things are running smoothly it’s easy to overlook common maintenance chores and rationalize that it’s not worth the time to regularly inspect and replace parts.  But nothing could be farther from the truth.  The reality is that most facilities have several pumps performing a variety of functions that are integral to the successful operation of the plant. If a pump ...

  • Learn more about water well rehabilitation in just-published book from NGWA Press

    Authored by long-time industry professionals Thomas M. Hanna, PG, Michael J. Schnieders, PG, PH-GW, and John H. Schnieders, Ph.D., CPC, it details how to understand various factors and how they impact well operation and maintenance. Through research, field work, and laboratory work, they have developed a method for assessing the information and assigning a value to the well in regard to its ...

  • Meat Processing Wastewater Pump System

    The whole water management system needed addressing to better achieve the desired treatment results. The old pump was a centrifugal design.  And being made of cast iron the pump was heavily corroded internally by the high TDS salty wastewater and wet high humidity environment.  RPC determined that the DAF was best suited by replacing the existing system with a new AISI ...


    By Rogue Pump Company, LLC

  • Dean Pump, a CECO Environmental Brand, enters international distribution agreement with Dorian Drake

    CECO Environmental is pleased to announce that, effective December 21st, 2016, Dean Pump, a CECO Environmental brand, recognized worldwide for high-quality centrifugal pumps, and an industry leader in developing pumps for handling high-temperature liquids, has entered into a distribution agreement with Dorian Drake International Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Dorian Drake will be ...


    By Dorian Drake International

  • NREL announces third round of start-ups to participate in the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2) Program

    The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will help an additional 10 companies advance their technologies under the third round of the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2) program, a five-year, $10 million program designed to facilitate early-stage technologies that provide scalable solutions to reduce the energy impact of commercial buildings. ...

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