10 Results for conveyance

City of Powell River Council has approved the route of the pipeline between Westview and the new Townsite wastewater treatment facility, as well as the design concept for the facility itself. At its Thursday, May 17th meeting, councillors voted unanimously for the conveyancing route of the pipeline through Willingdon Beach Trail,…

May 23, 2018 @ 10:35am

Saskatchewan’s Water Security Agency (WSA) has announced that it plans to invest an all-time record $43.6 million in its water management infrastructure in 2018–19. The investment will ensure the integrity of its sixty-nine dams and 130 kilometres of conveyance channels through a comprehensive rehabilitation and maintenance plan. “Our water infrastructure…

May 09, 2018 @ 11:05am

Yesterday, Powell River, BC, announced that its design for a new wastewater treatment facility is almost complete. The final two decisions—the conveyance route from Westview and the exterior design of the facility itself—will be decided on by City of Powell River Council in the coming weeks. At the Committee of…

April 26, 2018 @ 11:53am

Today, Wolseley Canada Inc. announced the appointment of Kelly Martin to the position of Chief Financial Officer; the promotion of Brian Scott to the position of vice-president, Waterworks; and Yves Bélanger to the position of vice president of supply chain. In her new role, Martin will be responsible for the overall…

January 19, 2018 @ 1:50pm

Victaulic, a producer of mechanical pipe joining solutions, has launched the industry's first grooved piping system designed exclusively for chlorinated polyvinyl chloride/polyvinyl chloride (CPVC/PVC) pipe. Created for use on Schedules 40 and 80 CPVC and PVC pipe, the system includes a full line of installation-ready couplings, fittings, and pipe preparation…

October 16, 2017 @ 10:20am

A group of Dutch researchers has completed a study on the plumbing between the water meter and consumer's taps to determine whether stagnation and temperature may affect water quality. “Our conclusion was that the microbial quality of drinking water changes during the overnight stagnation, and that change appears to be…

September 13, 2017 @ 7:37am

The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit of Norfolk County, Ontario, has announced the launch of the HNHU Drinking Water Hauler Inspection Program. Over the past two years, the HNHU has been working with local drinking water haulage operators in Haldimand and Norfolk providing both education and inspections to ensure compliance with guidelines…

May 09, 2017 @ 11:41am

A landmark paper on lead pipe rehabilitation and replacement techniques published by the American Water Works Association (AWWA) 15 years ago has been revisited by a member of the original project advisory committee. In 2001 AWWA published Lead Pipe Rehabilitation and Replacement Techniques, which was based on a portfolio of…

October 25, 2016 @ 8:52am

Water Canada magazine has announced the finalists of the 2016 Water’s Next Awards. The Water’s Next Awards program honours the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that have been successful in their efforts to improve water in Canada. The 2016 awards program accepted nominations in nine categories and identified…

May 24, 2016 @ 3:27pm

Saint John Water in New Brunswick has tied for first place in the “Storytelling with Data” category at the Data Visualization Exhibition during the Canada Open Data Summit (CODS) 2016 held in Saint John on Thursday. The submission, entitled “Using Iron and Chlorine Levels to Evaluate Watermains for Cleaning and…

May 03, 2016 @ 3:05am