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May 30, 2019
Ground Water Canada Photo Contest

Ontario updates guide for municipal councils on water responsibilities

Ontario's Ministry of the Environment, Conservation, and Parks has released an updated guide for municipal councillors to help them understand their responsibilities under the Safe Drinking Water Act, 2002 and provide them with information on how Ontario’s drinking water is safeguarded.

Groundwater Week draws inspirational speakers

The National Ground Water Association has announced four inspiring speakers for its Groundwater Week lineup in December. Attendees will hear from Jim “The Rookie” Morris on his rise from 35-year-old high school teacher to major league baseball pitcher, Gary Hix on the current state of the drilling industry and many more inspiring sessions.

The customer is angry and it's not your fault: customer service strategies

A customer's complaint may not be your fault, but it is an opportunity for your business to shine, writes customer service expert Shep Hyken.

Review: Sprinter now offers more choice

Looking to add to your service fleet? Automotive specialist Mario Cywinski looks at how the updated Mercedes-Benz Sprinter stacks up to other full-size cargo vans in Canada.
Sponsored Spotlight 
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Innovations in Drilling

Innovations in drilling

Challenging conditions are par for the course for water-well drillers. Find out how one drilling company is restoring non-functioning and abandoned wells near Milan, Italy, with the help of diesel technology, and another is using a new angled drilling technique to get water for desperate farmers in Quebec. » Learn more
Photo Contest

Enter our photo contest to shine a light on ground water!

To help shine a light on ground water, we present our first Cover Photo Contest! We want to see the ground water industry from your point of view. Whether it's a sunrise seen from your rig or your team at work, show us the ins and outs of your drilling season and your photo could be featured on the cover of Ground Water Canada! Deadline for entries is July 31, so keep us in mind when you’re out on a job! » Learn more

CIPH Annual Business Conference

June 16-18, 2019
Location: Charlottetown, P.E.I.
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