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  • 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

  • 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. ...

  • 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

  • Wisconsin Clean Water and Renewable Energy RFP

    Gov. Scott Walker has requested the Wisconsin Public Service Commission (PSC), Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (DATCP), and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to coordinate resources and draft a Request for Proposals that aligns digester technology to all sizes of dairy farms in environmentally sensitive areas of Wisconsin. ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • The importance of storm water management: how winter storms can cause soil erosion and damage to property

    As a society, we expect weather to change, storms to vary in severity and damage to be done at some point or another as a result. Engineers dedicate their lives to preparing urban environments for the everyday storms as well as the bad ones that only happen every couple of decades. But regardless of how well a city or town is planned out and managed, our personal, private property is often left ...


    By Scantec Industries NV

  • 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 ...

  • Identifying Water Contaminants to Protect the Public and Workers in Puerto Rico

    In April of this year, the Puerto Rico Water Quality Standards Regulation was enacted to preserve, maintain and enhance the quality of water on the islands. The standards cover everything from pathogenic organisms and asbestos to radioactive materials and inorganic substances.  Water quality is critical for the health and well-being of the islands’ visitors and residents.  Water ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • City of Gallup selects CH2M for design-build operate services to improve city services

    The City of Gallup, New Mexico, council members approved an 8-year contract with CH2M to take over operations and maintenance of the city’s 5-million-gallon-per-day wastewater treatment plant. In addition to Operations Management Services, CH2M will design and construct an upgrade to the current facility. Upgrades will help the community with odor-control issues and boost efficiency of ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • City of Gallup selects CH2M for design-build operate services to improve city services

    The City of Gallup, New Mexico, council members approved an 8-year contract with CH2M to take over operations and maintenance of the city's 5-million-gallon-per-day wastewater treatment plant. In addition to Operations Management Services, CH2M will design and construct an upgrade to the current facility. Upgrades will help the community with odor-control issues and boost efficiency of biosolids ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • CH2M to support USAID humanitarian relief and international development infrastructure projects across the globe

    CH2M will assist the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) with infrastructure construction and engineering knowledge management support under its Global Architect-Engineer Services contract. USAID’s construction portfolio includes water, environmental, transportation, energy, communication, and vertical structure projects. USAID administers the U.S. foreign assistance program ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Natcore Technology Named Industrial Partner in DOE Grant

    Natcore Technology (TSX-V: NXT; OTCQB: NTCXF) will be the industrial partner in a $800K SunShot grant awarded to Arizona State University by the U.S. Department of Energy for a project titled “Monolithic silicon module manufacturing at < 0.40 $/W.” ASU received the grant to develop and demonstrate technology that enables a mass-manufactured solar module that costs less than ...


    By Natcore Technology, Inc.

  • NIVUS creates lasting values

    We want to create a lasting value. Water means life and to ensure fair access to basic water supplies for the less privileged or those currently less well served NIVUS support Welthungerhilfe and their partner projects. Viva con Agua is a network of people and organisations committed to establish access to clean drinking water and basic sanitation for all humans worldwide in close cooperation ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • 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 ...

  • Peace of mind monitoring for our service customers

    Picture this, you have just arrived back from your holiday to find out your pumping station pumps have failed, your garden (or even worse your basement!) is flooded with sewage and you know an expensive bill is coming your way. It’s a situation no one wants to be in, but unfortunately can happen. Well worry no more, with T-T’s 24/7 monitoring package there will never be a time when ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

  • New York University and Wells Fargo Expand Support for Startups in Cleantech, Smart Cities, and Sustainability

    The New York University Tandon School of Engineering has received a $100,000 grant from Wells Fargo to support early-stage companies in New York City's hub for smart cities, smart grid, and clean energy through its ACRE incubator. Housed at the Urban Future Lab (UFL) at NYU Tandon, the internationally recognized ACRE is a cleantech incubator that supports startup ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Flint Hires Arcadis To Plan Water Distribution System Improvements

    Arcadis (EURONEXT:ARCAD), the leading global design and consultancy firm for natural and built assets, has been selected by the City of Flint, Mich., to prepare a Water Distribution System Optimization Plan under a contract worth approximately $800,000. The plan is intended to guide improvements for the distributed water quality, sustainability and long-term operation of the city’s aging ...


    By Arcadis

  • ISO 14001:2015 Tool Box

    2017 is the year to upgrade to ISO 14001:2015 – let us help!! The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has finalized a significant revision to the ISO 14001 standard (ISO 14001:2015) on September 14, 2015 and your existing ISO 14001:2004 certificate will expire on September 14, 2018. Don’t wait until the last minute. ...

  • Waters Corporation Announces Sherry Buck as Chief Financial Officer

    Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) today announced Sherry Buck as its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective January 9, 2017. Ms. Buck replaces Eugene G. Cassis, Waters Corporation CFO since February 2014, who will transition to a senior advisory role. "On behalf of our Board of Directors and Executive Committee, I am pleased to welcome Sherry Buck to Waters as our CFO," said ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • U.S. Army blocks construction of DAPL

    Protesters trying to block construction of a controversial pipeline in North Dakota gained a major victory this week, after the Department of the Army announced that it would not allow the pipeline to be drilled under an ecologically sensitive section of the Missouri River. The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers said it would deny the easement for the $3.7 billion Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) to cross ...

  • Numa Releases a New Generation of Patriot 60 and Patriot 65 Hammers

    Numa, the world’s leader in DTH hammers and bit technology, has released a new generation of Patriot™60 and Patriot 65 hammers. Based upon advanced engineering and driller input, both hammers provide increased reliability, enhanced performance, and faster penetration rates than previous versions. “The new generation of the Patriot 60 and Patriot 65 hammers was designed with ...


    By Numa

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