Editor’s pickRoyal Eijkelkamp helps manage groundwater problems in Sri Lanka

Anuradhapura in the Malwathu Oya river basin Royal Eijkelkamp has won a five-year multi-million euro project in Sri Lanka. Under instructions of the Sri Lankan Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources Management, Royal Eijkelkamp will start this month in various regions of the South Asian country with the realisation of a groundwater monitoring network. “Like many other countries, Sri …

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Green infrastructure jobs programme launches nationally, hires director

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) has nationally launched a jobs programme that provides training and certification in the field of green infrastructure, a fast-growing approach used to reduce stormwater pollution and revitalise communities. The National Green Infrastructure Certification Programme (NGICP) is available nationwide after …


Applications open for Utility of the Future Today recognition programme

The Utility of the Future Today recognition programme returns for a third year to honour water resource recovery facilities for community engagement, watershed stewardship, and recovery of resources such as water, energy, and nutrients. The deadline to apply for recognition this year is the 30th of May. The Utility of the Future concept is being …


Water Environment Research open access article discusses bioaugmentation, …

The open access article in the April 2018 issue of Water Environment Research(WER) looks at the settings necessary for intensified nitrification in certain activated sludge systems.  “In their paper on low-SRT, low-temperature activated sludge, the authors were able to achieve stable nitrification using bioaugmentation with a …


World Water Week 2018: Water sector gathers in Washington to demand funding for …

Leading water organisations in the United States (U.S.) have gathered in the capital city, Washington, D.C., to call on Congress and the Trump Administration to increase investment in water resources, specifically water infrastructure and research, as well as to elevate water as a national priority. Hundreds of drinking water, wastewater, and …


CAPEX forecast for U.S. water infrastructure improvements stands at US$683 …

Capital expenditures (CAPEX) for municipal water, wastewater, and stormwater infrastructure in the United States (U.S.) will exceed US$683 billion over the next decade, according to new forecasts from Bluefield Research. “The public's growing concerns about U.S. water infrastructure are real and increasingly reflected in utility …


Recycled water to be added to California’s reservoirs in the future

In California, United States (U.S.), the state’s water regulation agency has just given their approval on new measures that will allow water that has run through the sewers – recycled water – to be added to the reservoirs in the state, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. The new regulations are slated to come into effect in …


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