Current Headlines

  1. Kentucky American Water Receives Approval From PSC To Acquire Ridgewood-Area Wastewater System In Franklin County

    Kentucky American Water received approval from the Kentucky Public Service Commission recently to purchase the wastewater assets of Classic Construction, Inc., that serve Franklin County’s Ridgewood subdivision and areas adjacent to the neighborhood, and to assume providing wastewater services to that community, effective Oct. 7

  2. City Of Philadelphia Announces Saint-Gobain As The Presenting Sponsor Of The Welcome Center At LOVE Park

    Recently, Mayor Jim Kenney joined officials of Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and the Fairmount Park Conservancy to celebrate the highly anticipated start of the renovation of the Welcome Center at LOVE Park, and announced Saint-Gobain will be the Presenting Sponsor of the Welcome Center, which is anticipated to be completed in spring 2017 in tandem with the rebuilding of LOVE Park in Center City

  3. Cleaning Concrete Contaminated With Chemicals

    In March 1995, members of a Japanese cult released the deadly nerve agent sarin into the Tokyo subway system, killing a dozen people and injuring a thousand more.

  4. Municipal Solid Waste Study Will Quantify Recycled Material And Its Economic Impacts In Texas

    A statewide recycling survey in Texas that was launched in mid-August will close on October 31. The Study on the Economic Impacts of Recycling (Study) seeks to quantify the amount of recycling occurring throughout Texas and will assess the economic state of the recycling industry in Texas

  5. Researchers Claim They Can Ease Infrastructure Costs In Small Towns

    For tiny towns with tiny populations, water and wastewater treatment upgrades can leave a dent in the wallets of individual customers.

  6. PROACTIS Extends Support For Dynamic Purchasing Systems (DPS)

    PROACTIS, a global Spend Control and eProcurement solution provider, recently announced general availability of enhancements to the PROACTIS Source-to-Contract application suite to extend support for the Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) procurement method as defined by Regulation 34 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (PCR2015)

  7. DLT Solutions And FinalCode To Provide File Security Solutions To The Public Sector

    DLT Solutions (DLT), a leading public sector technology company, and FinalCode, the innovator in persistent file security, recently announced a new partnership to bring file sharing and collaboration security to the public sector, enabling government agencies to protect shared, sensitive files both inside and outside their organizations

  8. Brady Announces Smart-Cart Labeling Contract With The City Of Grand Rapids

    Brady (NYSE:BRC), a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, today announced its contract with Grand Rapids, Michigan, to provide labeling solutions for the city’s 96,000 residential refuse and recycling carts, and 20,000 construction dumpsters.

  9. WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff To Design Widening Of Mountain Parkway In Kentucky

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has awarded a contract to WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff to finalize design plans for the widening of a segment of the Mountain Parkway in Wolfe County.

  10. Tacoma Flood Protection Project Wins 2016 Public Works Project Of The Year Award

    The American Public Works Association (APWA) has selected the Tacoma Central Wastewater Treatment Plant Flood Protection Project for one of its 2016 Public Works Project of the Year Awards in the Disaster/Emergency Preparedness category