As noted by Sauers (1993) and DWU
(2007), one of the biggest challenges facing business managers is how to deal with an increasingly diverse workforce, which can be a major strength or weakness.
Currently, the DWU
facility can treat up to 110 million gallons of wastewater per day.
Almeida explains that when he was a chief design engineer working at DWU
, he met with Bob Affholder, Affholder/Mid America, who had a chance meeting on a plane with Tom Driver who talked to him about Insituform, an emerging trenchless leader in trenchless technology.
Before coming to DWU
in early 2007, he worked for the Provincial Health Services in PNG for 13 years.
For future water supply the city has the option to renew its contracts with DWU
and Fort Worth and has secured an additional source through a contract with the Trinity River Authority (TRA) and the cities of Cedar Hill and Duncanville to finance the construction of a water intake facility at the Joe Pool Lake.
His experience while at DWU
included all phases of the Utilities Department's operations that ranged from planning, budgeting, contracts, design and construction for both facilities and pipelines.
2006b, 'Reflection on media ethics & accountability in a developing country: a PNG Perspective', in Papoutsaki and Rooney (eds) Media, Information and Development in Papua New Guinea, DWU
Press, Madang, PNG: 119-138.
Through 58 wholesale water agencies and cities and the DWU
retail water operations, TRWD and DWU
provide drinking water to 4.
At the 2007 Forum on Sustainable Development at DWU
only one presentation addressed food security.
This session will include a asset management issues facing Dallas Water Utilities, impacts of GASB 34, current status and changes for DWU
, and observations and suggestions that could benefit any utility.
Treated water supplies are provided primarily from Dallas Water Utilities (DWU
) under a contract extending through 2012; for fiscal 2004, DWU
met 92% of the city's consumptive demands.
The East Sepik and Madang are his points of reference, having spent years around Negrie (Yangoru) and the Torembi areas, and the past 25 years at DWU