New work to resume on Witchita water project
- Morocco secures $272 million loan for water projects. // World Energy News;2/3/2014, p19
The article reports that Morocco has received a loan of 272 million dollars from the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) which the country will use for the construction of drinking water supply systems in the rural areas of Agadir and Chtouka Ait Baha.
- Hazard and Operability Analysis (HAZOP) for water systems. Almasi, Amin // Water Technology;Sept2014, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p34
The article discusses the Hazard and Operability (HAZOP) study conducted by the application of guidewords to identify all deviations from design intent with undesirable effects for study or operability. Topics discussed include the importance of ensuring the HAZOP study meets all the required...
- INVEST IN THE FUTURE. Laggis, Luke // Municipal Sewer & Water;Nov2014, p8
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including water infrastructure investment and its economic impact and the Water System Improvement Project of San Francisco Public Commission in response to the Prieta earthquake in California.
- Upgrade designed to reduce manganese risk. // WET News: Water & Effluent Treatment News;Sep2015, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p3
The article reports that 16 million British pounds will be invested by Scottish Water for upgrades to the Muirdykes WTW which includes a new filtration building that will remove oxidized manganese from the network of water systems.
- VIEWPOINT. Jackson, Paul // WET News: Water & Effluent Treatment News;Aug2013, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p6
The author discusses offsite construction methods and new energy sources as some ways for water companies to reduce construction costs, time and disruption as well as carbon emissions and energy costs.
- Groups submit bids for Oman private projects. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/26/2015, Vol. 59 Issue 34/35, p12
The article reports that procurement company Oman Power & Water Procurement Co. SAOC (OPWP) has received bids for the construction of the Sohar/Barka independent water projects (IWPs) on August 17, 2015.
- IMPERIAL ANGKOR. // National Geographic;Jul2009, Vol. 216 Issue 1, p36
The article discusses the urban area of Angkor, ancient capital of the Khmer empire in Cambodia, when it flourished in the 13th century. Angkor's year-round water supply relied on monsoon rain storage in large reservoirs called barays. As the water system required constant maintenance, the...
- Manama builds power plants to meet increasing demand. Maree, Karin // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/7/2008, Vol. 52 Issue 45, p24
The article reports on the move the government of Bahrain to increase power and water production capacity by 4,800MW and 100 million gallons a day (g/d) by 2015. It notes that four new plants will be added on line in Addur at two-three year intervals to meet the said project demand up to 2020....
- Fruitvale Water Supply Corporation. // Grand Saline Sun (TX);8/24/2006, Vol. 110 Issue 34, p3
This article calls for the conservation of water in accordance with the initiation of the Stage I, mild water shortage conditions being constructed by Fruitvale Water Supply Corporation.