Water and Wastes Digest Archive

July 2010
  Located in the Olney neighborhood of Philadelphia, the SEPTA R8 Fox Chase Line facility now has somewhat of a resurrection story in its 100-year history. Originally constructed by the Reading Co. in 1906, the Olney train station was decommissioned...
World Water Week (March 22 to 26) gave me the opportunity to chair a national dialogue in Washington, D.C., sponsored by the educational nonprofit Clean Water America Alliance on “What’s Water Worth?” Celebrity water guru Robert Glennon, author of “...
  It seems that there is a water main break just about every hour in some part of the country. Two hundred and forty thousand water main breaks per year occur in the U.S., to be more specific, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (...
A decentralized Aqua-Aerobic membrane bioreactor (MBR) system is being field tested at the Colorado School of Mines' Advanced Water Technology Center to treat one of the campus' housing community domestic wastewater sources (about 400 apartments). The...


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
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