Water crisis compounded by poor communication

The San Francisco Chronicle says that a new report identifies that poor communications compounded the challenges faced in Salem, Oregon, USA.

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Event management

‘An incident is an event that could lead to loss of, or disruption to, an organization’s operations, services or functions.‘ There are processes relating to managing an event, to bring it to a conclusion as quickly and effectively as possible before it escalates into an emergency, crisis or a disaster.

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Purchase price v lifetime cost

You may have read our thought piece about the lifetime cost of a logger.

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i2O sponsors Anglian Water’s WaterAid Cycle Ride

i2O, the smart water network solutions company, has been a proud supporter of WaterAid since 2015, so they are delighted to be sponsoring their client Anglian Water for the upcoming WaterAid Cycle Ride again this September.

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Water crisis in the Middle East

Hannah Lynch has written an excellent article on the water crisis in the Middle East.

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Australia’s worst ever drought

The world seems to be suffering droughts of greater severity than ever before this year.

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Trunk mains

We often talk about ageing infrastructure as one of the challenges facing the water industry.

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New Android app will enable technicians to configure water network data loggers from their mobile or tablet

i2O, the smart water network solutions company, today announced that it has launched a new mobile application that will enable technicians to configure and view real time data from its data loggers using Android mobile phones and tablets.

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Feeling the heat

Temperature records have been broken around the world this year. The UK is enjoying a heatwave. At least most of us are. But the water companies are feeling the heat.

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Russians hack control rooms

The Wall Street Journal reports that Russian hacking group Dragonfly APT has accessed utilities’ control rooms.

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Resilience

The answer to resilience is to do more civil engineering projects, says Civil Engineer magazine in its July edition. They are understandably looking forward to the report of the National Infrastructure Commission on what the UK’s infrastructure priorities should be and are expecting water to figure highly. They are critical of the water industry regulator […]

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New Delhi the new Cape Town

New Delhi will run out of groundwater in two years as India faces ‘day zero’ crises, according to the Telegraph.

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