Water and Wastes Digest Archive

Pump Source Fall 2012
Summer into fall is my absolute favorite time of year. The air starts to take on that ever-so-slight, brisk chill; the sky is extra blue and you can almost smell the sharpened pencils in the air—along with apples—as school goes back in session. With all...
Like many areas across the U.S. and around the world, the community of Loves Park, located in northern Illinois, is growing. With growth comes the challenge of expanding services in a manner that not only is workable, but also is cost-effective in both...
Reducing energy demands in municipal wastewater infrastructure continues to grow in importance, especially in wastewater collection systems. In high-head pumping applications that result from long force mains or high static heads from hilly terrains, the...
Whether it is part of a typical water removal project or used in the event of an emergency such as a flood, a pump is an essential tool in removing unwanted water quickly and efficiently. On the surface, the task it performs is quite general, but it is...
Robert Dohm knows a lot about fluid-handling pumps. He spent much of his working life as a pump mechanic at an internationally prominent chemical company’s West Virginia plant. The large pumps had to function reliably in some of the most caustic...


The Water & Wastes Digest staff invites industry professionals to nominate the water and wastewater projects they deem most remarkable and innovative for recognition in the Annual Reference Guide issue. All projects must have been in the design or construction phase over the last 18 months.

2015 Top Projects Nomination Form


Are you planning to upgrade your current water/wastewater facilities in the next year?
No, but will in the next 2 years
Total votes: 47
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