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  • Active Mountaintop Gas Station Remediation Site

    The geology of the area is fractured bedrock and the gasoline and MTBE contamination traveled through the fractures and impacted several nearby drinking wells. The consultant conducted a multiple day test at the site. MAE2 used this data to design a system that would prevent the contamination from moving off site and eliminate the source area. This meant the system would need to operate a large ...

  • Resources available for water well owners impacted by wildfires

    As attention has recently been focused on the devastation from the recent hurricanes — and how best to deal with flooded water wells — NGWA also wants to alert those in the northwestern parts of the United States being affected by rampant wildfires that there are precautions they should take regarding their well systems. The ...

  • New Kingspan Shallow-Dig Rainwater Harvesting System - Gamma

    Kingspan has launched a new premium ‘shallow dig’ domestic rainwater system, which joins the company’s well-established portfolio of rainwater-recycling solutions. The Gamma Rainwater range is a low-cost installation for self-build projects and residential developments. Its profile requires a ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • The gamma/ X: excellent protection to IP 66 level

    Protection for equipment – and for investments Often, metering pumps operate in environments which are anything but clinically clean. But even in adverse environments, foreign bodies, dust, water and contact must not negatively impact on reliable operation. To protect your investment in a high-quality pump, we offer IP degrees of protection as well as the US standard NEMA. These ...

  • Goulds Water Technology pumps meet water needs for the 2017 U.S. Open

    Goulds Water Technology (GWT) products will be a key water supplier for the United States Golf Association’s 2017 U.S. Open held at Erin Hills golf course in Erin, Wisconsin, from June 12 to 18. The premier event is expected to welcome 35,000 golf enthusiasts each day. D&D Well & Pumps, LLC, an Oconomowoc, Wisconsin-area well drilling business, installed three GWT GS Stainless Steel ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • 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

  • The gamma/ X: excellent protection to IP 66 level

    The air contains dust which is constantly being swirled around. Then there's water. And high-pressure jets from all directions, for minutes at a time. Harsh conditions – but no problem for the gamma/ X, because it now offers IP 66 protection. ...

  • John W. Pitz of Illinois honored for contributions to advancing the groundwater industry

    Former National Ground Water Association President John W. Pitz, CPI, is among the first five to receive the Association’s new Fellow designation in recognition of outstanding credentials, professional accomplishments, and commitment to promoting the increased understanding of groundwater science and water well system technology. Pitz is president of N.L. Pitz Inc. in Batavia, Illinois. ...

  • Oklahoma earthquake rattles major oil hub

    A magnitude 5.0 earthquake rattled a major oil trading hub in Oklahoma earlier this week, damaging several buildings and forcing officials to rethink policy regarding oil and gas wastewater disposal wells, which have been blamed for a significant rise in earthquakes in Oklahoma over the past several years. The quake epicenter was about a mile west of Cushing, which is home to the largest ...

  • Baker Hughes introduces advanced small-diameter ESP system

    Baker Hughes announced today the commercial release of its CENtrilift PASS™ slimline ESP system, which is designed to help operators optimize production and reserve recovery while lowering lifting costs in small-diameter wellbores or wells with restricted space due to casing patches or complex completion designs. It ...


    By Baker Hughes

  • Leroy Goodson of Texas receives NGWA Special Recognition Award

    Leroy Goodson, former executive secretary of the Texas Ground Water Association and general manager of the Texas Water Conservation Association, both headquartered in Austin, is the 2016 recipient of the National Ground Water Association’s Special Recognition Award. This award is presented to an individual or organization demonstrating dedication, service, and commitment to the groundwater ...

  • Xylem inaugurates its first regional manufacturing facility in the Middle East

    Xylem (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the worlds most complex water issues, today inaugurated its new manufacturing facility in Jebel Ali, Dubai. The new 19,000 sq. meter facility—the companys first in the region—will produce some of Xylems industry-leading pump brands and provide integrated services and support to Xylems customers across ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • Burnet Chalmers of Milby Co. receives NGWA’s Supplier of the Year Award

    Burnet Chalmers, president of the Milby Co. in Elkridge, Maryland, is the 2016 recipient of the National Ground Water Association’s Supplier of the Year Award, recognizing volunteerism and leadership in serving the Association, and promoting groundwater and groundwater issues to the industry and public. “Burnet’s involvement in the groundwater industry goes well beyond his ...

  • Winners of the BBA Pumps 2015 Customer Satisfaction Survey in the Netherlands

    In September, Erwin Brandstätter and Markus Grafeneder of the Austrian company HABAU Hoch- und Tiefbaugesellschaft m.b.H. were warmly received by BBA Pumps in the Netherlands. The two guests were the lucky winners of the 2015 customer satisfaction survey. This prize was won through a raffle which takes place each year. The winner receives an all-inclusive trip to ...


    By BBA Pumps

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