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ONE DROP and Rotary launch water and sanitation partnership
24 July, 2014
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...
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Brita donates to PHA Drink Up initiative in US
Thursday, July 24, 2014 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...

Acciona secures Egypt water mains supply contract
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 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...

Missouri city council approves sewer improvement funds
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 The Columbia City Council has approved a bill to fund approximately $2.3m to improve sanitary sewers in the downtown...

US EPA to install new treatment system at New York wastewater facility
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 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...

Construction begins on new Annapolis water treatment plant
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 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...

Santa Clara Valley Water District officially opens new recycling water plant in US
Monday, July 21, 2014 The Santa Clara Valley Water District in the US has opened a new water recycling plant in northern San José,...

US EPA provides funding to improve water facility in urban areas
Monday, July 21, 2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is providing $2.08m to 37 organisations in 17 states and Puerto Rico, under the Urban Waters...

ENLACE to design new stormwater drainage system plan in Cano Martin Pena, US
Friday, July 18, 2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a grant to ENLACE to design a plan for a new stormwater drainage system along the Cano Martin Pena....

Welsh Water to upgrade drinking water network in Monmouth
Friday, July 18, 2014 Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water in the UK is set to commence the final phase of its work to upgrade the drinking water network in Monmouth’s Mayhill and Osbaston areas....

World Bank approves Azerbaijan water supply loan
Thursday, July 17, 2014 The World Bank has approved a $150m International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) loan for additional financing for Azerbaijan’s Second National Water Supply and Sanitation...

Pure Technologies to install monitoring system on Mexico water pipeline
Thursday, July 17, 2014 Pure Inspection Technologies Mexico has won an approximately $5m contract to supply, install and commission its SoundPrint Acoustic Fiber-Optic (AFO) monitoring system in Cutzamala, Mexico on...

AlloyMtd Group bids for Bulacan water supply project
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Malaysia-based infrastructure conglomorate AlloyMtd Group has announced its participation in the bidding for the PHP24.4bn ($559m) Bulacan bulk water supply project in the...

Organisations develop computerised flooding management technology
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 UK professional services firm WSP, Imperial College London and technology company PyTerra have developed a new computerised flood technology that is capable of managing water levels across...

Trimble unveils latest version of water infrastructure mapping software
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 US-based GPS technology provider Trimble has unveil the modified version of its cloud-based, smart water infrastructure mapping and work management software, Trimble Connect version 1.8....

DEWA awards contract to improve water supply
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded an AED65m ($18m) contract for a project to increase the reliability and efficiency of water transmission...

KfW to fund Jordan water projects
Monday, July 14, 2014 The Ministry of Water and Irrigation in Jordan and the German Development Bank (KfW) have signed a €30m loan agreement to improve water supply and sanitation in the...

Gaza water line and sewage plant damaged in Israeli airstrikes
Monday, July 14, 2014 Israeli airstrikes have attacked the main line for al-Shati refugee camp west of Gaza City, which supplies water to over 70,000 people and is expected to take many days to...

EU warns Italian Government over drinking water contamination
Friday, July 11, 2014 The European Commission will go ahead with infringement proceedings against Italy, as the government has failed to ensure that water intended for human consumption meets European...

AbTech develops new stormwater management technology
Friday, July 11, 2014 AbTech Industries has developed anti-microbial stormwater treatment technology Smart Sponge Plus to reduce the amount of pollutants and debris that are carried to waters through stormwater...

Mitsubishi to acquire stake in UAE water company
Thursday, July 10, 2014 Mitsubishi Corporation and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have signed an agreement together with the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) to acquire a 38.4% share in Metito's...


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