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Mar 02, 2021

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Institut für sozial-ökologische Forschung (ISOE)

Dr. Stefan Liehr

Increased Water Use in Times of Lockdown

What do changing routines mean for supply security?

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Mar 01, 2021

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Ovarro Ltd

Kathryn Langley

Open Data Can Open up Opportunity

An open data approach can help water utilities drive efficiencies across their entire operations, says Matthew Hawkridge, chief technology officer, Ovarro

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Feb 26, 2021

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Envirosight

Download a Free I&I Mitigation Checklist

Are you ready to address the inflow & infiltration entering your collection system, but in need of some guidance? Our new I&I Mitigation Checklist includes steps to take to better understand and combat the costly issue.

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Feb 25, 2021

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WPL Ltd

Lianne Ayling

Wastewater Compliance Maintained at Locked Down Holiday Park

Wastewater treatment technology selected for use on a holiday park because of its ability to withstand seasonal variations in flow, has proven its flexibility during the unexpected events of 2020. The WPL packaged treatment plant was installed 15 the picturesque Home Farm Holiday Centre in the Quantock Hills, St Audries Bay, Somerset, in November 2015.

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Feb 24, 2021

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New Jersey American Water

Erin Banes

New Jersey American Water Donates $41,000 to United Way Through Virtual Workplace Campaign

New Jersey American Water announced today that its employees raised over $26,000 for eight United Way chapters through its annual fundraising campaign. The company also provided an additional donation of $15,000, totaling over $41,000 to help individuals and families in need.

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Feb 23, 2021

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The Walker Company

Nancy Wiser

“Groundbreaking” Project Delivery Method Leads to New Brandenburg Wastewater Treatment Plant

An innovative project delivery approach by the city of Brandenburg in Meade County was the driving force behind a groundbreaking February 5, 2021 for an $8.3 million state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plant.

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Feb 22, 2021

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TEPPFA aisbl

Romania's Pipe Manufacturer TeraPlast Renews ist TEPPFA Membership

TEPPFA, the leading voice of European manufacturers of plastic piping systems welcomes TeraPlast’s decision to renew its membership.

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Feb 19, 2021

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Treble Public Relations

Michael Kellner

Olea Edge Analytics Expands Partnership with City of Atlanta - Department of Watershed Management

Olea Edge Analytics, an intelligent edge computing platform for the water utility industry, announced an expanded $3.9 million partnership with the City of Atlanta - Department of Watershed Management that is expected to recover millions of dollars in revenue for the utility by monitoring high-value water meters.

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Feb 18, 2021

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Benjamin Media, Inc.

Vicki Losh

Registration is Open for the 2021 Risk Management in Underground Construction Virtual Course

The 2021 Risk Management in Underground Construction Course will take place virtually on April 13-15. Registration is open and the tentative agenda has been released.

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Feb 17, 2021

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British Water

Lila Thompson

British Water Adds Voice to Diversity Campaign

British Water has become the latest organisation to pledge its support to the Change the Race Ratio campaign to accelerate racial diversity in business.

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Feb 16, 2021

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Anue Water Technologies, Inc.

Jon Amdursky

Anue Water Relocates To Larger Atlanta-Based HQ & Manufacturing Facilities Due To Record Growth

Anue Water Technologies, the manufacturer of cost-effective FORSe and Phantom Oxygen/Ozone injection systems, Enviroprep well-washers, and provider of Anue Geomembrane Covers with embedded carbon-filters and other sustainable and high-performance technologies to prevent odor, corrosion, scale, bacteria, and FOG in municipal and industrial wastewater applications, is announcing the relocation of its headquarters and manufacturing from Tucker, Georgia to a substantially larger facility in the North Atlanta suburb of Alpharetta, Georgia.

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Feb 15, 2021

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Fraunhofer UMSICHT

Bettina Widmann

An Integrated Approach Based on Activated Carbon Removes Trace Substances from Wastewater

Wastewater plants employ a variety of effective and established processes to treat sewage and wastewater. As yet, however, there is no ideal, uniformly recognized method for removing trace substances. Researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology UMSICHT are seeking to change this.

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Feb 12, 2021

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Envirosight

A Free Guide to Combating I&I

Are your current efforts to address I&I successful? Or are you spending resources without much return? Mitigating the issue can feel like an uphill battle when the wrong approach is taken.

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Feb 11, 2021

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Waterline Renewal Technologies, Inc.

Mac Canali

Perma-Liner Industries Announces the New UV LightRay LR3

Waterline Renewal Technology, Inc., a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, announced the launch of the new LightRay LR3 from Perma-Liner Industries, which incorporates the latest in UV trenchless technology – significantly reducing the curing time during installations.

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Feb 10, 2021

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The Robbins Company - A Global TBM Company

Desiree Willis

Robbins Enters a New Chapter

Robbins Brand to continue under Global TBM Company

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Feb 09, 2021

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American Illinois Water

Karen Cotton

Illinois American Water Completes $1.1 Million in Investment Projects at Rosiclare Water Treatment Plant and Wastewater Treatment Plant

In the first eight months since acquiring the City of Rosiclare water production system and wastewater system, Illinois American Water has invested approximately $1.1 million in upgrades. These projects are part of the company’s commitment to invest $5 million in the first five years of ownership.

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Feb 08, 2021

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Itron, Inc.

Alison Mallahan

Itron to Improve Water Efficiency and Reduce Water Losses in Moldova

Floresti Communal Services to Take Advantage of Itron’s Water Operations Management Solution, Fixed Network and Meters to Improve Operational Efficiency and Conserve Water.

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Feb 05, 2021

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Essential Utilities Inc.

Donna Alston

Aqua Pennsylvania Reaches Agreement with Willistown Township to Purchase Municipal Wastewater System

Essential Utilities Inc. announced that its Pennsylvania wastewater subsidiary has signed an asset purchase agreement (APA) with Willistown Township, Chester County to acquire the municipality’s wastewater assets for $17.5 million. The pending transaction is subject to Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission approval.

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Feb 04, 2021

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Smith & Loveless Ltd

Andy Hornabrook

Pumps for the 21st Century

The Pump Centre Conference offers a range of sessions headed by experts in their field. Here’s a precis of those talks made available so far, beginning with Smith & Loveless’ Andrew Hornabrook who considers the demands of optimising force main pressure from multiple pump stations.

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Feb 03, 2021

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Evacon Ltd

Eva Ori

Golden Opportunity - PPXX Welcomes SABIC Sponsorship

Organizers of the Plastic Pipes XX (PPXX) welcome SABIC as a new golden sponsor of the Plastic Pipes XX (PPXX) Conference and Exhibition scheduled to take place in Amsterdam on September 6-8, 2021.

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Feb 02, 2021

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Ovarro Ltd

Kathryn Langley

Ovarro Appoints New UK Sales Director

Global leak detection specialist Ovarro is continuing its period of transformation and growth and has appointed Tony Gwynne as UK sales director.

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Feb 01, 2021

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Isle Utilities

Louise Elliott

Tackling PFAS ‘Uncharted Territory’ for Global Water Industry

The impact of emerging contaminants, and in particular polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS’), on watercourses and public health was the theme of the latest Water Action Platform webinar, which took place on 21 January 2021.

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Jan 29, 2021

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West Virginia American Water

Megan Hannah

West Virginia American Water Names Michael Raymo Director of Engineering

West Virginia American Water announced that Michael Raymo has been named Director of Engineering for the company. Raymo replaces Brett Morgan who recently retired from West Virginia American Water after nearly 35 years of dedicated service.

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Jan 28, 2021

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American Water

Joseph Szafran

American Water Named One of the Top Ten World’s Most Sustainable Corporations

Corporate Knights includes American Water on Global 100 for sustainability leadership and transparency.

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Jan 27, 2021

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TU Dresden

Dr. Kai Ostermann

Interaction of different yeast species allows bio-economic detection of pharmaceutical residues

Scientists from the Faculty of Biology at TU Dresden and the Kurt Schwabe Institut für Mess- und Sensortechnik Meinsberg e.V. want to develop an innovativel biological yeast cell-based sensor for the detection of pharmaceutical residues in soil and wastewater in their joint project "Implementation of a yeast pheromone-based signal amplifier system for environmental monitoring of pharmaceutical residues in water" (acronym: ISAr). The project is funded by the Free State of Saxony and the European funding project EFRE.

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