Water Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the water-technology.net web site http://www.water-technology.net/ en-us http://www.water-technology.net/ Water Technology-Updates http://www.water-technology.net/content/images/logo_big.gif Moldova to receive EBRD loan to improve water supply http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-moldova-to-receive-ebrd-loan-to-improve-water-supply-4331078 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-moldova-to-receive-ebrd-loan-to-improve-water-supply-4331078 Moldova will receive a €10m loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to develop a regional water supply in the country's northern region. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Acciona to build new wastewater treatment facility in Portugal http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-acciona-to-build-new-wastewater-treatment-facility-in-portugal-4330816 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-acciona-to-build-new-wastewater-treatment-facility-in-portugal-4330816 Spain-based reverse osmosis desalination specialist Acciona Agua has secured a €2m contract to build a new wastewater treatment facility at Vila do Bispo in Algarve, Portugal. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT RWL Water secures contract from PEICo to supply mobile water treatment systems http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsrwl-water-secures-contract-from-peico-to-supply-mobile-water-treatment-systems-4330230 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsrwl-water-secures-contract-from-peico-to-supply-mobile-water-treatment-systems-4330230 Water solutions provider RWL Water has secured a contract from Pooled Equipment Inventory Company (PEICo) to supply sixteen skid-mounted mobile water treatment systems for an undisclosed amount. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Upgraded wastewater treatment facility opens in South Dundas, Canada http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-upgraded-wastewater-treatment-facility-opens-in-south-dundas-canada-4329107 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-upgraded-wastewater-treatment-facility-opens-in-south-dundas-canada-4329107 The newly upgraded Iroquois Wastewater Treatment Plant has opened in South Dundas, Ontario, Canada. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Canada opens new water and sewage system in Pilot Butte http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-canada-opens-new-water-and-sewage-system-in-pilot-butte-4328901 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-canada-opens-new-water-and-sewage-system-in-pilot-butte-4328901 A partnership including federal, provincial and municipal governments has opened a new water treatment and sewage disposal facility in Pilot Butte, Saskatchewan, Canada. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Virginia Public Service Authority to build new wastewater facility http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-virginia-public-service-authority-to-build-new-wastewater-facility-4328090 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-virginia-public-service-authority-to-build-new-wastewater-facility-4328090 Tazewell County Public Service Authority has broken ground on a new water facility which will serve the communities of Claypool Hill and Wardell in Virginia, US. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT California introduces water-saving programme http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-california-introduces-water-saving-programme-4328007 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-california-introduces-water-saving-programme-4328007 California has introduced a new system of tax-deductible loans for water-saving products called the Home Energy Renovation Opportunity (HERO) programme. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Illinois to finance water infrastructure improvements http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-illinois-to-finance-water-infrastructure-improvements-4327025 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-illinois-to-finance-water-infrastructure-improvements-4327025 Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn has signed a new water initiative into law, which offers financial support to communities to improve stormwater, wastewater, and drinking water infrastructure. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT PWSA to rehabilitate filters at Aspinwall water treatment plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-pwsa-to-rehabilitate-filters-at-aspinwall-water-treatment-plant-4326997 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-pwsa-to-rehabilitate-filters-at-aspinwall-water-treatment-plant-4326997 The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) will invest approximately $24m to rehabilitate the filters at its water treatment facility near Aspinwall, US. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Brita donates to PHA Drink Up initiative in US http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-brita-donates-to-pha-drink-up-initiative-in-us-4325886 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-brita-donates-to-pha-drink-up-initiative-in-us-4325886 Germany-based water filtration specialist Brita has donated $500,000 to the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) Drink Up initiative that aims to improve water access in the US. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT ONE DROP and Rotary launch water and sanitation partnership http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-one-drop-and-rotary-launch-water-and-sanitation-partnership-4325873 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-one-drop-and-rotary-launch-water-and-sanitation-partnership-4325873 Canada-based non-profit ONE DROP and international service organisation Rotary have developed the 2020 Water Partnership, a sustainable programme to improve water and sanitation services in Africa, Latin America and Asia. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Missouri city council approves sewer improvement funds http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-missouri-city-council-approves-sewer-improvement-funds-4324391 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-missouri-city-council-approves-sewer-improvement-funds-4324391 The Columbia City Council has approved a bill to fund approximately $2.3m to improve sanitary sewers in the downtown area. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Ahlstrom-Fibre-Based Filter Media http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/filters/ahlstrom-tampere/ http://www.water-technology.net/contractors/filters/ahlstrom-tampere/ Ahlstrom is a high-performance fibre-based materials company, partnering with leading businesses worldwide to help them stay ahead. We aim to grow as an eco-friendly company, with products designed for a clean and healthy environment. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Acciona secures Egypt water mains supply contract http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-acciona-secures-egypt-water-mains-supply-contract-4324548 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-acciona-secures-egypt-water-mains-supply-contract-4324548 Spain-based Acciona Agua, along with the International Consultants for Agency & Trade (ICAT) Group, has secured a four-year $40m contract from the Construction Authority for Potable Water and Wastewater (CAPW) to provide operations and maintenance of… Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT US EPA to install new treatment system at New York wastewater facility http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-us-epa-to-install-new-treatment-system-at-new-york-wastewater-facility-4323218 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-us-epa-to-install-new-treatment-system-at-new-york-wastewater-facility-4323218 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will install an additional treatment technology at an existing wastewater treatment plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund site in Nassau, Rensselaer County, New York. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:05:00 GMT Construction begins on new Annapolis water treatment plant http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-construction-begins-on-new-annapolis-water-treatment-plant-4323209 http://www.water-technology.net/news/news-construction-begins-on-new-annapolis-water-treatment-plant-4323209 Massachusetts-based consulting, engineering and construction firm CDM Smith and Florida design-build company Haskell have secured a contract to build a new $35m water treatment plant in Annapolis, Maryland, US. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT NSF - Military Operations Microbiological Water Purifiers http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/military-operations-microbiological-purifiers/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/military-operations-microbiological-purifiers/ The need to purify waters of unknown or variable microbiological quality is a common occurence among military and non-military government agencies, cameprs, hikers and in some developing countries without ready access to a treated water supply. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT NSF - Complete Global Testing and Certification Services from Source to Tap http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/nsf-testing-certification-services/ http://www.water-technology.net/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/nsf-testing-certification-services/ We provide an extensive range of services for the water industry to help ensure the quality and safety of products in the marketplace. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT US EPA provides funding to improve water facility in urban areas http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-epa-provides-funding-to-improve-water-facility-in-urban-areas-4322027 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newsus-epa-provides-funding-to-improve-water-facility-in-urban-areas-4322027 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is providing $2.08m to 37 organisations in 17 states and Puerto Rico, under the Urban Waters programme. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Santa Clara Valley Water District officially opens new recycling water plant in US http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssanta-clara-valley-water-district-officially-opens-new-recycling-water-plant-in-us-4322406 http://www.water-technology.net/news/newssanta-clara-valley-water-district-officially-opens-new-recycling-water-plant-in-us-4322406 The Santa Clara Valley Water District in the US has opened a new water recycling plant in northern San José, California. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT