Clearford Water Systems Inc., based in Ottawa, Ontario, has purchased a 91% interest in UV Pure Technologies effective Oct. 31, 2014. The transaction is expected to close on... more
Collaboration among federal and state agencies, rice growers and industry has created federally enforceable restrictions of the pesticide thiobencarb to protect threatened... more
The members of the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (WWEMA) elected new officers and directors during its 106th Annual Meeting, Nov. 6 to 8, 2014 in Tucson... more
Calgon Carbon Corp. announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) issued new tariffs on steam activated carbon from China ranging from $0.018 to $1.10 per lb. These... more
Industrial plants are known for being loud, acoustically raucous environments. The combination of high ceilings, reflective surfaces and output from heavy machinery create an... more
In late 2011, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) approved plans to install a new well and build a new water treatment facility for the city of Roswell, Ga. Barlovento... more
The winter of 2013 and 2014 featured a “polar vortex”—a severe and sustained arctic blast that closed down businesses, schools, roads and airports across the country for... more
Discovered in 2003, the Papa Terra Oil Field is located 68 miles off the coast of Rio de Janeiro in the Atlantic Ocean at a depth of 3,937 ft. It is located in the Campos... more
The EZ valve provides a built-in (NSF 61-certified) isolation valve for easy “under-pressure” installation in less than one hour (4- to 12-in. models). Larger sizes (14 to 24 in.) install in less... more
  • The EZ valve provides a built-in (NSF 61-certified) isolation valve for easy “under-pressure” installation in less than one hour (4- to 12-in. models). Larger sizes (14 to 24 in.) install in less... more
  • Scaletron Industries offers corrosion-resistant scales for use in the municipal drinking water and industrial water and wastewater treatment industries. The company manufactures a full line of... more
  • N-Tron and Sixnet industrial Ethernet switches, Wi-Fi radios and cellular devices are designed to work in diverse environments. Download the Networking Guide to learn more about how these solutions... more
  • The Sewatec brings a number of advantages to wastewater treatment plants. A unique feature is that it operates in a dry environment—no need for a source of clean water to lubricate the pump seals.... more
  • These rotary screw blower systems combine the energy efficiency of the Sigma Profile rotary screw airend with the convenience of a complete blower package designed specifically for demanding WWTP... more
  • Kaeser’s Air Systems Solutions for Wastewater Treatment Plants brochure includes a description of Omega blower packages and controls suited for the wastewater market. The company’s design includes a... more
  • The portable Stingray 2.0 is a compact, battery-powered area-velocity flow logger. It data logs level, velocity and water temperature readings for flow monitoring through open channels, partially... more
  • Fiberglass-reinforced plastic products are now being widely used where corrosion can destroy underground infrastructure, as they are corrosion-resistant. They also provide safe and easy access,... more
  • Cretex Specialty Products offers the latest in manhole and pipe sealing technologies for rehabilitation and new construction. Products were designed to eliminate inflow and infiltration in manholes... more
  • AMETEK Drexelbrook, manufacturer of level instrumentation, offers a comprehensive Water and Wastewater Product and Application Guide for both continuous and point level measurement. The brochure... more
The Smart Water Network (SWAN) is the water utility industry’s equivalent to the energy industry’s Smart Grid. However, water utilities are trying to... more
Reinforced flexible membrane liners (rFMLs) offer superior performance to concrete in primary and secondary containment applications. rFMLs are less... more
Many municipal water treatment plants utilize ozone treatment systems to produce clean water for residential and industrial users. While all the... more
Harmful blue-green algae blooms have become all too common in freshwater lakes, including reservoirs that are sources of municipal drinking water. A... more
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview: Rather than using... more
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview: Register today to see... more
With the Stage 2 Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproduct Rule in place, operators are increasingly adopting in-tank aeration to lower trihalomethanes (THMs) in the... more
Mazzei Injector Co.’s patented, high-efficiency, AirJection wastewater aeration technology delivers dissolved oxygen from the bottom up for complete aeration. Wastewater is... more
The Type 8905 Online Analysis System is a modular system for monitoring all important water parameters on one platform. It is a multichannel multifunction unit for the... more
Municipal and industrial process engineers alike will find the new plug-n-play FC80 panel mount free chlorine analyzer from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) simplifies water... more


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.

2014 Top Projects Nomination Form


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