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TRUMBULL, Conn. -- As a consequence of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, POWERGEN International and DISTRIBUTECH International, will be postponed to March 30-April 1, 2021. In light of both governmental direction and general public health advisories delivering POWERGEN International and DISTRIBUTECH International will not be possible at this time with the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the government issued guidelines for large gatherings.

RYE BROOK, N.Y. – Xylem Watermark, the corporate citizenship program of global water technology company Xylem Inc., announced it is sourcing and donating 40,000 N95 masks to frontline utility operators. The program is providing for the safety of essential water, wastewater and solid waste utility workers in smaller, rural and tribal utilities who have kept water flowing in their communities amidst the challenges of COVID-19. The first shipments of face masks began in late July.

PARSIPPANY, N.Y. - Hydraulic Institute is partnering with Valve Manufacturers Association to host Virtual Market Outlook Workshop: Navigating the Recovery from coronavirus on Aug. 6-7. The event will feature live presentations, chat with speakers, small group discussions and one-on-one networking. For the first time, the event is open to anyone in the industry.

SEATTLE, Wash. - Due to coronavirus, StormCon 2020 is going fully virtual. Here is a message from group administrators.

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do business. But our desire to keep learning remains strong. For 19 years, StormCon has connected, educated and engaged the stormwater and surface water quality industries from around the world.