The Water Environment Federation (WEF) and The Water Research Foundation have launched the fourth Intelligent Water Systems Challenge to spur the increased use of technology and data to solve some of the most difficult issues faced by the water industry. For the Intelligent Water Systems Challenge, teams assemble from utilities, engineering firms, technology companies, and Read more

A new report from the Brookings Institution provides a detailed and data-driven look at careers in the water sector, finding that while there are looming shortages and a need for diversity in the workforce, water jobs are a tremendous economic opportunity for the American worker. The Water Environment Federation encourages its members to closely review Renewing Read more

Members and staff of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) continue to be extremely concerned about residents of Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and throughout the Caribbean impacted by the series of devastating hurricanes – Harvey, Irma, and Maria. “Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by these incredible storms,” said Eileen O’Neill, Executive Director Read more

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces the 2017 WEF Awards recipients for operational and design excellence. These awards recognize individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the water environment profession “The Water Environment Federation is extremely proud to honor these examples of top-of-industry excellence in operations and design,” said Eileen O’Neill, WEF Executive Read more

Alexandria — The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announces the members of its 2014-2015 Board of Trustees. The members were confirmed by WEF’s House of Delegates during WEFTEC® 2014—WEF’s 87th annual technical exhibition and conference—last week in New Orleans, La. During a ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 30, the WEF “gavel of leadership” was passed from President Read more