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Thames Water plc (London, U.K.) has selected three teams to undertake portions of the $3.5 billion large-diameter tunnel work associated with the utility’s planned “mega-sewer” project, the 25-kilometer (15.53 miles) Thames Tideway project, reported to be the United Kingdom’s largest water infrastructure project.

A wastewater authority in Pennsylvania reached an $82 million deal with the federal government after it allegedly released eight million gallons of raw sewage into the Susquehanna River and Paxton Creek over six years, the Pennsylvania Record reported.

EDITOR’S NOTE: In 2016, NASSCO will celebrate its 40th year of setting standards for the assessment and rehabilitation of underground infrastructure. As we look forward, we also look back to those who have made significant contributions and have impacted the continued acceptance and use of trenchless technologies.

This installment in the series features Marc Anctil. It is the seventh installment in a series of articles exploring the history of NASSCO through the eyes of industry leaders.

In 1994 when the Northridge Earthquake hit Los Angeles, more than 1,000 underground water lines were damaged at a cost of $41 million.

At Huddinge, seven miles south of the country’s capital, the Stockholm Water Company is building a new water pipeline.

LMK Technologies joined the Chicago Innovation Award winners, in New York City on March 23 to close the NASDAQ Stock Market, the premier exchange for technology companies.

Dr. Tom Iseley, professor of civil engineering and construction engineering technology and director of the Trenchless Technology Center (TTC), Louisiana Tech University, recently traveled to Asia to participate in international education and training workshops and conferences and to help promote innovation in underground infrastructure development.

Mary Andringa, CEO and chair of the board for Vermeer Corporation, has accepted a key advocacy role for the Business-20 (B20), the G20’s most tenured outreach group comprised of business leaders from the world’s largest advanced and emerging economies.

CASE Construction Equipment has expanded the coverage of its SiteWatch telematics service into areas without cellular network coverage through a new partnership with Iridium satellite connectivity.

From its beginnings as a small Houston firm with two Aggie engineers in 1935 to its current standing as a leading civil engineering firm in the United States, the journey of Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam Inc. (LAN) has been one filled with milestones.

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