The company transported 300,000 bottles of water
Canada Cartage and its employees Paul Hanson, Upkhar Dhaliwal, Tom Burley and Everol Daley came together on June 24 to support Project Water, an Engage and Change initiative, founded by Jody Steinhauer. The program supplies bottled water to hundreds of front-line relief organizations in the Greater Toronto Area in an effort to fight the number of deaths caused by dehydration. More homeless people are at risk of dying of dehydration in the summer months than from exposure in the winter.
The headquarters was moved to La Palma, Calif.
HydroNovation recently completed the relocation of its headquarters from San Francisco to La Palma, Calif. The company has resided in San Francisco since its inception in 2008.
HydroNovation’s expansion, as well as consolidation of business units, elicited the move.
“The move has allowed us to expand our laboratory and bring our team under one roof, increasing efficiencies and allowing for future growth,” said Bruce Stump, president of HydroNovation.
The campaign has raised more than $2.7 million from 95 supporters
Donations to the Water Quality Research Foundation's (WQRF) Investing In Your Future Campaign will be accepted through Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
The webinar will be held Tuesday, July 7
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) will host a free webinar designed to help participants get acquainted with WQA's Modular Education Program (MEP). Webinar participants will learn how to avoid common stumbling blocks and how to navigate the MEP environment.
Gene Koontz accepted the ceremonial gavel at the conclusion of AWWA ACE15
Before a packed plaza outside the Anaheim (Calif.) Convention Center, Gene Koontz of Harrisburg, Pa., accepted the American Water Works Assn.’s (AWWA) ceremonial gavel and began his one-year term as president.
The company also has introduced a new blog
BatterUp! Productions, a marketing agency for the aquatics industry, has launched a new website, www.batterupproductions.com.
“We wanted a fresh, appealing and easy-to-navigate website with the right content that helps visitors visualize how we can help support their organizational goals,” said Laurie Batter, founder of BatterUp! Productions.
The website features an area specifically for dealers
Hydrotech announced the launch of the company’s newly redesigned website.
The website features a clean design with easy navigation and accessible information. New product information and manuals are available in the products section, where products are separated by product lines. The dealer protected area allows Hydrotech dealers to access marketing material, online product order forms and more.
Infrastructure still tops list of concerns
Even as prolonged drought grips California, the state of water and wastewater infrastructure and how to finance capital improvements continue to top the list of concerns facing water professionals throughout North America, according to the American Water Works Assn.’s (AWWA) 2015 State of the Water Industry Report.
Assessment shows hydraulic fracturing activities have not led to widespread, systemic impacts to drinking water resources and identifies important vulnerabilities to drinking water resources
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a draft assessment on the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing activities on drinking water resources in the U.S. The assessment, done at the request of Congress, shows that while hydraulic fracturing activities in the U.S. are carried out in a way that have not led to widespread, systemic impacts on drinking water resources, there are potential vulnerabilities in the water lifecycle that could impact drinking water.
The expedition will take place mid-May 2016
Representatives of Wishing Well International Foundation (WWIF) gathered in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa, last week to further strategize and develop plans for the 10-1-10 Africa Expedition. The journey across South Africa and Swaziland was formally announced in April as the signature event of 2016 for WWIF, a nonprofit organization that provides clean, safe drinking water to developing areas.