The city of McKinney, Texas (located 32 miles northeast of Dallas) has undergone flow monitoring and is experiencing wet-weather peaking factors in some sanitary sewer basins... more
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (PWSA) selected Sensus for its smart water network solution and data analytics technologies. Sensus will provide... more
As part of the new HK$1.7 billion ($219 million) Lai Chi Kok Drainage Tunnel, Ham Baker Adams (part of F J Holdings Ltd) has completed the supply of the largest stoplogs ever... more
AdEdge Water Technologies announced the addition of biottta advanced biological treatment to their core product offerings. Each biottta system is a pre-engineered, turnkey... more
In June, President Obama signed into law the Water Resources and Reform Development Act of 2014 (WRRDA)—the first water bill since 2007. WRRDA authorizes funding for more... more
Wetlands, streams and the politics surrounding them are once again front page and center stage, as federal agencies and national groups strive to find greater certainty,... more
The primary lift station that services 90% of the town of Porter, Ind., recently underwent a major upgrade to its 100-year-old infrastructure, which the town has worked... more
Danville, a city in Vermilion County, Ill., was founded in 1827 on 80 acres of land donated by two town fathers. It is located 120 miles south of Chicago and 90 miles west of... more
The pointers given below are used by Grundfos staff when analyzing the requirements of new pumping stations. Although useful, they are generalized recommendations only and... more
Atlantic Street in Springfield, Mo., is notorious for water line breaks. It has been torn up more times than locals can count to make repairs on a 1925 cast-iron water main... more
Malang lies 900 km east of Jakarta on Java in Indonesia. In 2011, the city was supplying water to roughly 120,000 service connections—roughly 600,000 people, which accounted... more
In late summer 2011, the Navarro County Safety Rest Area, located on Texas Interstate 45, commissioned the Ovivo MPAC membrane bioreactor (MBR), providing onsite treatment... more
In 2013, AdEdge Water Technologies LLC was contacted by Valentine Eng. to participate in a design/build project that was ongoing at the Red Rock Correctional Center facility... more
The Classic Wet Well Mounted Pump Station delivers municipalities and industries a fully customized packaged lift station solution. It is compact and above-grade, and it arrives ready for... more
  • The Classic Wet Well Mounted Pump Station delivers municipalities and industries a fully customized packaged lift station solution. It is compact and above-grade, and it arrives ready for... more
  • The InfraCal 2 analyzer for oil in water measurements offers increased sensitivity for sub-parts-per-million measurements, multiple calibrations, unlimited data storage, optional internal battery... more
  • Unifilt’s air scour, featuring laser-cut microslits, is a solution for filter media cleaning. The introductory trial includes temporary installation, mobile air supply and training. No filter media... more
  • Whether looking to upgrade an existing operation or specifying equipment for a water or wastewater treatment facility, customers can look to SPX for an ideal solution for their application. Customers... more
  • Shelter Works offers custom-designed, maintenance-free fiberglass shelters manufactured using FiberBeam and FiberWrap technologies and finished to the highest quality standards. The result is a well-... more
  • Seal Master provides custom-engineered, precision-built, fabric-reinforced elastomeric products for floodgates, water barriers, actuators, pipe plugs, containment systems and other water control... 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
  • The gel protein recovery GPR-850 instrument delivers efficient recovery of gel separated intact proteins through a multiplexed, automated, microfluidics chip-based process. The system enables... more
  • The U.S.-made Hangerlok line of supports and hangers was designed for electrical conduit and mechanical pipe applications. Corrosion- and UV-resistant, the line’s auto-locking design makes... more
  • The Sigma Air Manager (SAM) combines the benefits of modern industrial PC technology with Internet technology to provide control, monitoring and energy savings. The SAM controls and monitors multiple... more
Productivity is more reliable when equipment can be monitored to detect incipient failures and take corrective action before the plant goes down. But... more
Over the past forty years or more, the natural gas distribution industry in the U.S. has made a remarkable transformation from a near-exclusive... more
When the Virginia Wastewater Facility needed to reline its 7.5-acre treatment pond in 2007, it chose XR-3 at the recommendation of the design firm... more
Structure owners and users are becoming increasingly aware of the liabilities and the costs of corrosion. Carrying out remedial work—particularly on... more
Thursday, May 15, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST Webinar Overview: Corrosion is the most critical issue facing water pressure projects today. Project... more
March 6, 2014  2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST Membrane systems for treating drinking water keep evolving, and the recent introduction of the MEMCOR CPII... more
The Myron L Co.’s Ultrapen PTBTx wireless pocket testers are designed to be paired with any Apple iOS 6 or 7 device via the Ultrapen's Bluetooth BLE transceiver. A free app... more
The Triton TR6 sensor is designed for the continuous measurement of suspended solids in various ranges—from 0 to 1,000 mg/L to 0 to 5,000 mg/L. The sensor emits a beam of 850... more
The eXact iDip photometer is a solution for accurate, lab-quality, field water quality testing. This unit provides two-way wireless connectivity (Bluetooth smart wireless... more
Itron’s cellular solution for water utilities enables utilities to collect real-time consumption and flow analysis, pressure data and meter data from commercial and... more

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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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