Current Headlines

  1. In Florida, Violations At 1 In 8 Public Water Systems

    Around 12 percent of public water systems in Florida are violating pollution regulations, often in ways which pose a risk to public health, according to a new report by a watchdog group.

  2. Axiell Partners With Odlio To Expand Digital Content Offering To Libraries

    Axiell, the leading supplier of IT systems and services to public libraries, recently announces a partnership with Odilo, one of the leading digital content providers for libraries

  3. Freetech Initiates PPP Project For New Road Construction In Jurong City Of Jiangsu Province

    Freetech Road Recycling Technology (Holdings) Limited (“Freetech”, or the “Group;”), a leading asphalt pavement maintenance (the “APM”) integrated solution provider, announced that the Group had officially initiated a series of new public roads construction projects in Shanglupian District of Jurong City, Jiangsu Province using the public–private partnership (“PPP”) model

  4. Utilities Key To Filling Gaps In California’s Water Data, Report Says

    California has a water-data scarcity problem and experts say utilities have a role in fixing that.

  5. Accela Launches Contractor Central To Speed The Contractor-Agency Process For Construction Professionals

    Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, recently unveiled to the general public Accela Contractor Central—the newest mobile app available on the Accela Civic Platform

  6. Jacobs Secures Contract Renewal From City Of Chattanooga

    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced recently its program management services contract was renewed for a fifth year in support of the City of Chattanooga’s Waste Resource Division Wet Weather EPA Consent Decree Program for improvements to its wastewater system

  7. KBR Awarded Multiple Contracts For Major Australian Civil Infrastructure Projects

    KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has won multiple contracts to provide services that include design management, project management, and procurement for several major civil infrastructure projects in Australia.

  8. City Of Covington Finds Success Using Elements XS3 For GIS Based Asset Management

    The City of Covington, WA has successfully implemented GIS based asset management for streets, parks, and stormwater assets in their Public Works Department.

  9. Michael Baker International Selected To Assist In SEPTA’S ‘Rebuilding The System’ Program

    Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, is partnering with the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) to provide general engineering, construction management and inspection services to a host of SEPTA projects throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania

  10. ComEd And The Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Partner To Advance Public Safety Initiatives Across Northern Illinois

    ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus have awarded $170,000 in grants to fund projects in 24 municipalities to improve local public safety through ComEd’s Powering Safe Communities program