VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, today announced its Military Services Group President Brig. Gen. C. David Turner (U.S. Army, Ret.) will participate in the Association of Defense Communities 2018 National Summit this week in Washington, D.C.
Turner will moderate the “Future Water – Building the Water Resilience of the Future” panel consisting of insight and viewpoints from the water industry and across government agencies, including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Air Force, and the Department of Defense.
The panel will focus on the challenges military installations face in ensuring continued reliable sources of drinking water while managing aging infrastructure. The panel will discuss the military’s utilities privatization efforts and regional solutions requiring close collaboration with adjacent communities. Turner will allow panelists to highlight various approaches and technologies embraced by installations across the country as they undertake water infrastructure projects.
American Water’s Military Services Group owns and operates water and wastewater systems on 13 U.S. military installations.
With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 6,900 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 46 states and Ontario, Canada. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit amwater.com and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.