Guillermo Garcia will serve as an outside sales manager for Watts’ Water Quality Div.
Watts Water announced that Guillermo Garcia been appointed outside sales manager for the western region of Watts’ Water Quality Div.
Guillermo holds a CWS-III certification from the Water Quality Assn. and is a 13-year veteran of the water industry. Previously he served as an inside sales representative and provided customer service tech support for the western region, where he successfully secured and helped grow key Watts accounts.
Baski honored for his special service in the furtherance of the groundwater industry and NGWA
Henry “Hank” Baski, president of Baski Inc. of Englewood, Colo., received a Life Member Award from the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) for his special service in the furtherance of the groundwater industry and NGWA. The award will be presented in December at the 2014 NGWA Groundwater Expo and Annual Meeting in Las Vegas.
Study monitors a hydraulic fracturing operation in Greene County, Pa.
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has released a technical report on the results of a limited field study that monitored a hydraulic fracturing operation in Greene County, Pa., for upward fracture growth out of the target zone and upward gas and fluid migration.
Paper will be released at WEFTEC in New Orleans
Since 2008, an alliance between leading businesses, farmers and environmental nongovernmental organization has worked to positively affect the way people use and consume water. Charting New Waters (CNW) — launched by the Johnson Foundation at Wingspread — will release its new report, “Navigating to New Shores: Seizing the Future for Sustainable and Resilient U.S. Freshwater Resources,” Sept. 29 at the Water Environment Federation’s annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) in New Orleans.
The Flows.com whitepaper is available as an eBook
Water systems, utilities, facility managers and plumbers now have a guide to help in transitioning to new regulations enacted through the Safe Drinking Water Act.
The call for nominations is open through Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
Water Quality Assn. (WQA) members have an opportunity to nominate their peers for one of several awards recognizing individuals for their service to the water quality improvement industry.
Acquisition includes WaterGroup Inc. as well as WaterGroup Companies Inc. and Petwa Ltd.
Novo Water Group Inc. announced the acquisition of WaterGroup Companies from Culligan Intl. Co. Inc. The acquisition includes the U.S. operating company WaterGroup Inc., as well as Canadian entities WaterGroup Companies Inc. and Petwa Ltd. The transaction meets several key strategic objectives for both Culligan and Novo Water Group.
Throughout September, water community will pay tribute to the contributions of Hispanic-Latino community
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) and the water community kicked off a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Throughout September, AWWA and its members will pay tribute to the many contributions the Hispanic-Latino community has made to the water community, the nation and the world.
The University of Colorado Boulder and the University of Massachusetts Amherst to receive grants
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continues its commitment to improving America’s drinking water by providing more than $8 million to create two national centers for research and innovation in small- to medium-sized drinking water systems.
Website redesign was WQA’s top strategic priority for 2014
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) announced the re-launch of its website, www.wqa.org. The newly revamped and redesigned site, which was WQA’s top strategic priority for 2014, features many enhanced tools and an improved user experience.
WQA Communications Director Larry Deutsch announced the official launch at the association’s annual Mid-Year Leadership Conference in Williamsburg, Va.