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  • AWWA applauds introduction of WIFIA water

    The American Water Works Association today applauded the introduction of S. 335, the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2013 (WIFIA) by U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), calling it an important step forward in rebuilding U.S. water and wastewater infrastructure. “One year ago this week, AWWA published its ‘Buried No Longer’ study that demonstrates that more than ...

  • Water and sewer systems modeling conference

    This once-a-year learning opportunity is sponsored by many utilities in the region and will feature keynote presentations from leaders in hydraulic modeling throughout Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand. The conference also incorporates an annual gathering of MWH Soft software users and their managers who want to sharpen their skills, expand their knowledge, ...


  • United Water and City of Camden Reach Settlement on Terms of Water Contract

    United Water and the City of Camden announce that they have reached agreement for settling a lawsuit between the two parties concerning the provision of water and wastewater service to the City’s residents. The settlement is comprised of two components: monetary resolution of all claims; and modification of the existing water service agreement. The ...

  • AWWA praises legislation to increase investment in water infrastructure

    The American Water Works Association today celebrated the unveiling of a Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) in two pieces of Senate legislation. “The introduction of the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act marks an important step forward in confronting America’s urgent water infrastructure challenge,” ...

  • Pennsylvania American Water Secures PENNVEST Loan to Extend Water Service to Washington County Residents

    Pennsylvania American Water announced today the commitment of a $2.2 million low-interest financing from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) for water main extension projects in Cecil, Independence, Jefferson, Mount Pleasant and North Franklin Townships in Washington County. The approximately $2.8 million project will provide the ...


    By American Water

  • Call for papers for 2012 Asia pacific water and sewer systems modeling conference

    This informative and highly regarded event will bring together forward thinking utilities and the vast community of engineering professionals from around the world for an in-depth look at the newest technological advances, solutions and practices in geospatial infrastructure modelling, management and optimisation. The two-day educational program will offer a wealth of critical learning and an ...


    By Innovyze

  • AWWA Policy: residential fire sprinklers

    The following reaffirmed AWWA Policy Statement on Residential Fire Sprinklers has been approved by the Technical and Educational Council for member comment. Comments on the policy statement will be reviewed by AWWA staff and forwarded to the Executive Committee if the comments are minor or referred back to the originating body if the comments are substantive. Policies forwarded to the ...

  • DcR engineering uses VTScada software for automated fire station alerting system

    DcR Engineering Services has designed a state-of-the-art fire station alerting system that reduces emergency response times by automating the E9-1-1 emergency fire response process. Eighty-six fire stations have adopted this system which utilizes the latest technology in wireless data communications, intelligent process control equipment and VTScada HMI software from Trihedral. Response Time is ...

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