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Job Posting – Aquarion Water Company – WTP Operator

Aquarion Water Company is pleased to announce a job opening for Water Treatment Plant Operator for their Hingham Facility.  Aquarion Water Company is a private water company operating water systems in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.  The Massachusetts headquarters is located in Hingham, MA at their 7.8 MGD surface water treatment plant. The position of […]

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2018 Training and Trade Show

Come on out! Help us celebrate the 60th anniversary of PCWWA. If you enjoy golf at a private Country Club we have it! Need TCH’s? Sign-up for our free morning on-site training class and earn 2 THC’s. If you enjoy riding your motorcycle we have that! If you enjoy strolling through some incredible vendor booths we got […]

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Job Posting – Town of Somerset – Water/Sewer Superintendent

Job Posting Water / Sewer Superintendent  Position performs executive level work in directing operations for both a municipal water department and a municipal water pollution control department.  The work includes preparing and monitoring departmental budgets, planning, bidding and contract administration for capital improvements and other projects, overseeing departmental information technology systems, supervising personnel, collective bargaining, […]

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DRINKING WATER FAIR

Twenty Third Annual SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS DRINKING WATER FAIR JUNE 21, 2018 MASSACHUSETTS MARITIME ACADEMY BUZZARDS BAY, MA   Click here to download registration form: Drinking Water Fair Register online at www.masswaterworks.org Training Contact Hours (TCHs) for Large and Small Public Water System Operators PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM TECHNICAL TRAINING OPPORTUNITY (Earn up to 5 TCHs) TO OBTAIN […]

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Job Posting – Engineering Project Manager Sought

GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. (GZA) is an employee-owned multidisciplinary environmental consulting firm focused on geotechnical, environmental, water, ecological, and construction management services. With a staff of interrelated professionals dedicated to providing high-level expertise on complex projects, GZA’s experts provide a range of inter-related services. Position Description: GZA is seeking a Project Manager Level Civil/Water Resources Engineer […]

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Break rates for almost half of U.S. water mains up more than 40% in 6 years: Study

From Waterworld.com LOGAN, UTAH, MARCH 8, 2018 — Utah State University’s (USU) Buried Structures Laboratory has published a second comprehensive study on break rates of the most commonly used water pipe materials titled, “Water Main Break Rates In the USA and Canada: A Comprehensive Study.” The Buried Structures Laboratory has a large scale testing facility […]

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Funding Opportunity: $5 Million in Climate Vulnerability Preparedness Funding

from Mass.gov Funding and Newly Released Climate Change Data to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change. Continuing its commitment to working with communities and local partners to prevent and prepare for climate change, the Baker-Polito Administration today announced $5 million in supplemental funding for the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) Program. The deadline for MVP Planning […]

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US House Farm Bill Includes Language for Water Infrastructure

• Last week, the House Committee on Agriculture approved H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 • The legislation also extends programs offering grants and loans to small water utilities to upgrade their drinking water and wastewater treatment facilities; • These programs had been eliminated (under the Rural Utilities Service) in the President’s […]

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EPA released a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the WIFIA program

• Earlier this month, EPA released a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the WIFIA program, after it received $63 million in funding from the FY 2018 omnibus spending bill; • This funding, which can be used to leverage private capital and other funding sources, could support up to $11 billion in water infrastructure investment; […]

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