- California Department of Water Resources Announces Initial State Water Project Allocation
- DWR Releases Initial Study/Proposed Mitigated Negative for Soil Investigations in the Delta
- Floodwater Diversions and Other High Flow Groundwater Capture Efforts Permitting Streamlined
- UC Davis Collected Drought-Surviving Pine Trees’ Seeds Years Ago, Now They’re Planting the Seedlings
- Has UC Riverside-led Team’s Discovery Found Hope for Crops Despite Frequently Occurring Drought?
All posts tagged "infrastructure"
Advanced Metering Infrastructure Could Be Coming to San Jose
San Jose Water announced last week that it had filed an application with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to deploy Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) throughout its service area. AMI technology includes advanced meters that can take...
- Posted December 12, 2019
DWR, Reclamation Partner for Seismic Upgrades B.F. Sisk Dam and San Luis Reservoir
Although the Bureau of Reclamation and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) are still several months away from holding public meetings to further inform the public of the dam safety project at B.F. Sisk Dam and...
- Posted December 11, 2019
Paso Robles’ new recycled water plant will help address irrigation dilemma
Paso Robles recently celebrated the completion of the new Tertiary Treatment Facilities at its wastewater treatment plant. Black & Veatch served as designer and engineer of record for both the secondary treatment project and the tertiary treatment...
- Posted December 6, 2019
Bureau of Reclamation Seeks Input for Its Plan to Restore Sinking Friant-Kern Canal
Built between 1949 and 1951, the Friant-Kern Canal is the state’s 152-mile Central Valley Project (CVP) aqueduct managed by the United States Bureau of Reclamation that brings water to the fertile farm fields in the Central Valley....
- Posted December 5, 2019
Foster City Levee Improvement Project Receives Approval for BCDC Project
Although the Foster City levee improvement project is a year behind its original timeline, City Manager Jeff C. Moneda issued a press release late last week that shared the news of receiving an approved required permit from...
- Posted November 30, 2019
Oroville Dam Rebuild One of Ten Outstanding Civil Engineering Projects Nominees by ASCE
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently released its list of nominees for the 2020 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) award and the list includes the Oroville Dam rebuild. The only other California engineering projected of...
- Posted November 25, 2019
State Water Board Unanimously Approves $50 Million Prop 1 State Grant for Pure Water Soquel
The Soquel Creek Water District (SCWD) is celebrating the recent unanimous approval of a $50 million Prop 1 State Grant that was approved by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) at their Nov. 19 meeting in...
- Posted November 22, 2019
Orange County Agencies Celebrate Final Expansion of the Groundwater Replenishment System
The Final Expansion of the Groundwater Replenishment System (GWRS), Orange County’s award-winning and the world’s largest water reuse project of its kind, is now underway with an estimated completion date of 2023. The joint project of the...
- Posted November 17, 2019
Mojave Water Agency Celebrates New Near Net-Neutral Hydroelectric, Clean Energy System
Mojave Water Agency (MWA) cut the ribbon on a $4.3 million, clean-energy system last week after yeas of planning. The new hydroelectric project will take advantage of water from the California Aqueduct to the district’s groundwater basin...
- Posted November 14, 2019
City of Paso Robles Completes New Tertiary Treatment Facilities at Wastewater Treatment Plant
The city of Paso Robles recently celebrated the completion of one of the largest and most complex infrastructure projects in the city’s history. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and facility tours were held to mark the opening of the...
- Posted November 7, 2019