Water infrastructure spending to dramatically increase

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A “surge of network upgrades” in capital expenditures for municipal water and wastewater utilities in the United States is being predicted for between 2016 and 2025, according to a newly issued forecast from Bluefield Research. The report predicts a 28 percent increase – or more than $532 billion – over capital expenditure spending during the […]

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Good to know alternative funding sources can be found

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Recent events such as the Flint, Mich., water crisis and extreme flooding in Houston, Texas, have highlighted the dismal state of the nation’s crumbling water infrastructure. Communities everywhere are being forced to face the harsh reality that water must be conserved and antiquated pipelines must be addressed. All this is happening at a time when […]

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Not many marketplaces growing this quickly!

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There’s a $36 billion marketplace that may double in size in the near future. It’s the renewable energy sector – and it’s definitely worth watching. The United States ranks second only to China in leading the world in electricity generated from renewable sources. And, interestingly enough, Texas is home to one of the world’s largest […]

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Nabers: Austin’s robust construction activity means public dollars are up for grabs

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Construction activity in Austin and Central Texas will contribute to what looks to be another banner year for public-sector spending in 2016. Construction spending nationwide for 2015 reached the highest level since the national financial crisis in 2007, and public sector construction figures rose to $1.097 trillion throughout the country. Government contracts for construction projects […]

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Nabers to speak at P3Connect

Mary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be a featured speaker at P3Connect. She will be joined by top leaders from all segments of the P3 community to map the future of P3s. The event, which is sponsored by the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships (NCPPP), is being held in Chicago, June 27 – 29, 2016.

P3Connect

Date: June 27, 2016—June 29, 2016
Event: Nabers to speak at P3Connect
Sponsor: NCPPP
Venue: Venue SIX10
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration: Click here to register.
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Nabers to speak at InvestH2O 2016

InvestH2OMary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be a featured speaker at InvestH2O 2016: Annual Texas Water Technology Investor Forum. The invitation-only forum global, national, and statewide investment experts will explore immediate and near-term opportunities in the $9+ billion Texas water technology marketplace. The two-day event, which is organized by AccelerateH2O, will be held June 16-17, 2016 in Austin, Texas.

 

 

 

Date: June 16, 2016—June 17, 2016
Event: Nabers to speak at InvestH2O 2016
Sponsor: AccelerateH20
1-800-708-0478
Venue: W Hotel
Location: 200 Lavaca St
Austin, Texas 78701
USA
Registration: Click here to register.
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AIAI Annual Membership Meeting

MemberMeeting-thumbMary Scott Nabers is scheduled to attend the Association for the Improvement of American Infrastructure (AIAI) Annual Membership Meeting  on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in New York City.

Date: June 14, 2016
Event: AIAI Annual Membership Meeting
Sponsor: AIAI
516-277-2950
Location: New York City, NY
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Nabers to offer insights on public-private partnerships at conference

F6246741911211064670748819456_313e58b0e10.3.1Mary Scott Nabers, president and CEO of Strategic Partnerships, Inc. and co-founder of the Gemini Global Group, will be among an impressive group of economic innovation experts to address the Friday, April 29, Westchester: County of Tomorrow conference in West Harrison, New York.

Date: April 19, 2016—April 19, 2016
Event: Nabers to offer insights on public-private partnerships at conference
Sponsor: Westchester County Association
Registration: Click here to register.
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Nabers among presenters for P3C conference in Dallas in March

LogoMary Scott Nabers will be a featured speaker upcoming P3C Public-Private Partnership Conference and Expo 2016. The event, hailed as one of the largest gatherings of government and industry development professionals, will be March 7-9, 2016, in Dallas.

This year’s featured speakers include both public agency officials and industry practitioners. Attendees will have numerous networking opportunities as well as sessions for sharing of information on best practices and lessons learned regarding P3s. Roundtable discussions will cover topics such as issues, new trends and other topics related to P3s. Twenty-five sessions are planned.

Date: March 7, 2016—March 9, 2016
Event: Nabers among presenters for P3C conference in Dallas in March
Sponsor: P3C
(888) 206-9819
Venue: Sheraton Dallas Downtown Hotel
Location: Dallas, TX
Registration: Click here to register.
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Water infrastructure spending to dramatically increase

Photo by Chesapeake Bay Program is licensed under CC BY 2.0

A “surge of network upgrades” in capital expenditures for municipal water and wastewater utilities in the United States is being predicted for between 2016 and 2025, according to a newly issued forecast from Bluefield Research. The report predicts a 28 percent increase – or more than $532 billion – over capital expenditure spending during the […]

Read More »

Good to know alternative funding sources can be found

Photo by Texas Military Forces is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Recent events such as the Flint, Mich., water crisis and extreme flooding in Houston, Texas, have highlighted the dismal state of the nation’s crumbling water infrastructure. Communities everywhere are being forced to face the harsh reality that water must be conserved and antiquated pipelines must be addressed. All this is happening at a time when […]

Read More »

Not many marketplaces growing this quickly!

Photo by Steven Jackson licensed under CC BY 2.0

There’s a $36 billion marketplace that may double in size in the near future. It’s the renewable energy sector – and it’s definitely worth watching. The United States ranks second only to China in leading the world in electricity generated from renewable sources. And, interestingly enough, Texas is home to one of the world’s largest […]

Read More »

Who knows about Vision Zero?

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Here’s something that may, or may not, be new to readers … but it is worth consideration. There are some very successful programs and models available for transportation executives as they seek to make motorists safer. One initiative called Vision Zero is especially popular because of its success. This program actually began in 1997 in […]

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