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Feb 15, 2019

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Sensus

Kim Genardo

Cedar Park Streamlines Customer Communication Through Sensus Solutions

The City of Cedar Park, located near Austin, Texas, is changing the way it communicates with its water customers. Instead of putting an invoice in the mail and taking questions over the phone, the city has upgraded its system with technology that puts customers in the driver’s seat.

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Feb 14, 2019

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MyTana Manufacturing

MyTana Introduces New M745 Workhorse, First Drain Machine with Variable Speed and Torque Protection

MyTana, a manufacturer and distributor of cleaning, maintenance and inspection tools for the plumber and drain cleaning markets, has released the new M745 Workhorse drain machine. With MyTana’s new M745 Workhorse, drain-cleaning professionals can now adjust cable speed on-the-fly for maximum performance and choose among two torque settings for safety.

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Feb 13, 2019

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Pentair

Rebecca Osborn

Pentair Opens New Innovation Center to Advance Smart, Sustainable Water Solutions

Pentair, a leading global water treatment company, has opened a state-of-the-art innovation center in Apex, N.C., advancing the company’s commitment to innovation and digital transformation in delivering smart, sustainable water solutions for swimming pools and water treatment solutions.

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Feb 12, 2019

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City West Water

Spencer Street Sewer Upgrade Complete

The major $25M infrastructure project to build an additional sewer along Spencer Street is now complete. Finished ahead of schedule, safely and within budget, the upgraded sewer is now connected and working for the thousands of residents and commuters who live and work along Spencer Street.

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Feb 11, 2019

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ISG

Tiffany Olson

ISG Project Recognized with Best Development Award from 1000 Friends of Iowa – A Partnership with the City of Algona

The City of Algona, Iowa was recently awarded a Best Development Award by 1000 Friends of Iowa in the Stormwater Management Category for its Downtown Green Parking Lot Infrastructure Renewal project. Permeable pavers, native plants and trees, combined with water storage, all contribute to water quality improvement strategies for the community through this project.

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Feb 08, 2019

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Monroe Capital

Theodore L. Koenig

Monroe Capital Supports J.F. Lehman & Company’s Acquisition of Inland Pipe Rehabilitation LLC

Monroe Capital LLC announced it acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to support the acquisition of Inland Pipe Rehabilitation LLC (“IPR”) by private equity sponsor, J.F. Lehman & Company.

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Feb 07, 2019

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IIASA

Integrated Pathways for Meeting Climate Targets and Ensuring Access to Safe Water

IIASA researchers have led work to develop new pathways showing how the world can develop water and energy infrastructure consistent with both the Paris Agreement and the UN Sustainable Development Goal 6 (SDG6) – Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

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Feb 06, 2019

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Aqua America

Brian Dingerdissen

Aqua America Subsidiary Acquires Tredyffrin Township Municipal Authority’s Valley Creek Trunk Sewer System

Aqua America Inc. announced that Aqua Resources Inc., its unregulated subsidiary, acquired the Valley Creek Trunk Sewer System, serving area municipalities, from the Tredyffrin Township Municipal Authority for $28.3 million.

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Feb 05, 2019

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South West Water

Devon’s ‘largest ever’ Fatberg Discovered in Sidmouth Sewer

An unwanted Christmas present of hardened fat, oil and wet-wipes longer than six double-decker buses, has been discovered in a Sidmouth sewer under The Esplanade. The 64-metre fatberg is the biggest ever discovered in Devon or Cornwall and is thought to be one of the largest found so close to the sea.

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Feb 04, 2019

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Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Maritza Fairfield

Metropolitan Invests in Future Development of Local Water Supplies

Agency provides $3.5 million for research to facilitate the future development of seawater desalination, groundwater, stormwater capture, recycled water. The potential future production of more local water supplies received a financial boost Tuesday (Jan. 8) from the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California.

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Feb 01, 2019

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ESCO Tool A Unit of Esco Technologies, Inc.

Matthew Brennan

Esco Introduces MILLHOG® APS-438 Air Powered Saw for Cutting Concrete Lined Steam Pipe

Esco Tool has introduced an easy to operate pneumatic saw and mounting trolley system that makes cutting concrete lined pipe faster and produces a highly accurate finish.

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Jan 31, 2019

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RICO GmbH

Future-Oriented Camera Technology

RICO celebrates its 40th anniversary.

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Jan 30, 2019

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Perma-Liner Industries

Perma-Liner Industries, LLC. Celebrates 20 Years of Manufacturing Excellence

The CIPP rehabilitation company celebrates a milestone anniversary.

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Jan 29, 2019

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Schwalm Kanalsanierung - Willi Schwalm

80 Years of Schwalm

Schwalm celebrates its 80th anniversary as an outstanding company for pipeline, sewer and industrial services.

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Jan 28, 2019

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Aqua America

Brian Dingerdissen

Aqua America Subsidiary Receives State Approval for New Rates Based on Infrastructure and Service Improvements

Aqua America Inc. announced that its North Carolina subsidiary has received approval from the North Carolina Utilities Commission for a revenue increase of $2.9 million, or 5.2 percent.

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Jan 25, 2019

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ELIQUO HYDROK LTD

Hitting the Ground Running

Eliquo Hydrok officially announced the new collaborative and distribution association with Biogest on the 1 November 2018, an association both companies believe to be a positive for the UK water industry, utility companies and contractors.

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Jan 24, 2019

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National Water Resources Association (NWRA)

Ian Lyle

NWRA President: Investment in Water Infrastructure in the West is Critical

Guest editorial by Ron Thompson, President, National Water Resources Association (NWRA), General Manager, Washington County Water Conservancy District: Americans expect clean, safe and affordable water.

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Jan 23, 2019

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Bureau of Reclamation

Brenda Burman

Bureau of Reclamation Releases Colorado River Basin Ten Tribes Partnership Tribal Water Study

Reclamation has released a study that shows how the ten partnership tribes currently use their water, projects how future water development could occur and describes the potential effects of future tribal water development on the Colorado River.

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Jan 22, 2019

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inter 3 GmbH Institut für Ressourcemanagement

Helke Wendt-Schwarzburg

German-Iranian Project Team Develops Measures for Sustainable Water Resource Management in Iran

The BMBF project "IWRM Zayandeh Rud" was successfully completed and celebrated with the opening of a German-Iranian training center.

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Jan 21, 2019

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Xylem Inc.

Laurie Leavy

Xylem Partners with Imagine H2O to Champion Water Startups and Help Promote Innovation across the Water Sector

Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced plans to partner with Imagine H2O, a non-profit organization that helps entrepreneurs build and scale solutions to solve the world’s water challenges.

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Jan 18, 2019

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New Jersey American Water

Denise Venuti Free

New Jersey American Water Named Recipient of 2018 Governor's Environmental Excellence Award for Innovative Technology

New Jersey American Water was recognized by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) as one of this year’s recipients of the annual Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards. Recipients were recognized earlier at a luncheon held at the New Jersey State Museum by DEP Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe and First Lady Tammy Murphy, who also spoke at the event.

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Jan 17, 2019

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Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI)

Ray Valek

Plumbing Manufacturers International Develops Guidance for Water Utilities on Indoor Recycled Water Use

Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) introduced parameters for the use of indoor recycled water. Developed for the benefit of water utilities to ensure that plumbing products function as intended by manufacturers, the water quality limits provide recommended ranges on 13 different parameters of water quality.

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Jan 16, 2019

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WinCan

Mike Russin

WinCan Releases Guide for PACP 7 Structural Defect Codes

WinCan, a market leader in sewer asset management software and inspection data storage, released a reference guide for PACP 7 structural defect codes. This poster groups structural sewer defects by category, illustrates how they look within pipelines, and lists the coordinating PACP defect codes. It also provides guidance on commonly confused defects and rare observations along with easyto- understand explanations.

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Jan 15, 2019

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Itron, Inc.

Elizabeth Jacobs

City of Waco Signs Contract with Itron to Improve Water Efficiency and Reduce Water Loss

Itron, Inc., which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, signed a contract with the City of Waco, Texas to install Itron’s OpenWay® Riva IoT solution, including smart water communication modules and leak sensors, to reduce water loss and improve water delivery for the utility’s nearly 45,000 customers.

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Jan 14, 2019

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Pipeline Renewal Technologies

Nicole Lygo

Pipeline Renewal Technologies White Paper Explains CIPP Materials and Processes

Pipeline Renewal Technologies (PRT) released a white paper discussing the components and complexities of cured-in-place-pipe (CIPP) liners. CIPP involves curing liners directly inside the pipe. This method repairs damaged pipes with a liner that, essentially, becomes a new, jointless pipe within a pipe.

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