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EPA celebrates 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). The SDWA, passed by Congress on December 16, 1974, has enabled EPA and partners to supply safe drinking water to more than 93 percent of the population served by community water systems.

Smart cities market worth $1,134.84 billion by 2019

DALLAS – According to a new market report “Smart Cities Market by Smart Home, Intelligent Building Automation, Energy Management, Smart Healthcare, Smart Education, Smart Water, Smart Transportation, Smart Security, & by Services - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2014 - 2019), published by MarketsandMarkets,” defines and segments smart cities into various sub-segments of technologies, solutions, services and regions with in-depth analysis and forecasting of revenues. It also identifies drivers and restraints of this market with insights on trends, opportunities, and challenges.

November construction jumps 13 percent

NEW YORK – At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $677.8 billion, new construction starts in November climbed 13 percent from the previous month, according to Dodge Data & Analytics (formerly McGraw Hill Construction). Nonresidential building had a particularly strong month, lifted by the start of several unusually large projects, including two massive manufacturing plants and an airport terminal redevelopment.

Home automation and control market worth $12.81 billion by 2020

DALLAS – According to a new market research report of “Home Automation and Control Market by Lighting Control (Occupancy Sensors, Relays, Transmitters), Security & Access Control (Video Surveillance, Biometric), HVAC Control (Heating & Cooling Coils, Pumps & Fans, Sensors), and Geography - Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.36% between 2014 and 2020, and reach $12.81 Billion by 2020.

Hill International receives $56 million contract to manage Superstorm Sandy recovery efforts for New York City Transit

MARLTON, N.J. and NEW YORK – Hill International, the global leader in managing construction risk, announced that it has received a contract from the New York City Transit Authority (NYCT) to provide consultant construction management and inspection services for NYCT's Superstorm Sandy recovery efforts and other miscellaneous construction projects. The five-year, indefinite-quantity contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately $55.8 million.

FMI evaluates crude oil price drops

HOUSTON – “The demise of the shale revolution is greatly exaggerated,” cites FMI in an analysis of the U.S. oil market given the recent drops in crude oil pricing. In its Q4 Oil and Gas Advisor, FMI notes per rig, per day earnings in the Bakken oil basin, among others, are nearly double that of 2012.

St. Albans project will help reduce chronic neighborhood flooding

NEW YORK – New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Emily Lloyd joined with City Council Members I. Daneek Miller and Donovan Richards, as well as members of the Empowered Queens United in Action and Leadership (EQUAL) organization, to announce the completion of a project that included the installation of storm sewers and catch basins along 119th Avenue between 192nd Street and 195th Street.

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