Casestudies


Aclara Technologies LLC will host its annual Aclara Client Conference in Nashville, April 20 to 24. More than 600 representatives from 250 electric, water and gas utilities... more
The American Water Charitable Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization created by American Water, awarded a grant to the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) to improve water... more
According to a global study by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Veolia, the world is on a path toward rapidly deteriorating water... more
The American Membrane Technology Assn. (AMTA) announced that John Potts, senior vice president at Kimley-Horn & Associates Inc. and Dr. Steve Duranceau, associate... more
Early 2014 reports revealed that mobile device Internet usage exceeded PC/desktop usage for the first time in history.  While on the consumer level mobile use is linked... more
In my December 2014 column, I wrote about water conservation—or, more appropriately, water conservation gone awry. This is pretty familiar territory for me, as I have written... more
In its 2013 Report Card for America’s Infra­structure, the American Society of Civil Engineers gave U.S. water infrastructure a barely passing “D” grade. The report... more
The village of Roxana, located in southeastern Illinois just east of downtown St. Louis, is home to the 350,000-barrel-per-day ConocoPhilips oil refinery. The Roxana Water... more
As the nation’s infrastructure continues to require costly and extensive repairs and replacements to keep roads, bridges and water systems functional, it can be challenging... more
In the spring of 2015, the City of Abilene, Texas, completed upgrades to the Hamby Water Reclamation Facility (WRF) to allow for a 7 mgd average and up to a 9 mgd peak flow... more
Rural municipalities and utilities have unique problems with operations. They have small budgets that must be stretched to cover large geographic areas. Although they need... more
Thermal stratification is often an invisible problem inside water storage tanks. Without taking water temperature measurements at different depths, a municipality may be... more
The Escondido-Vista Water Treatment Plant in Escondido, Calif., supplies water to over 25,000 residential, commercial and agricultural customers. As the city has steadily... more
The M-2 peristaltic pump is designed for use in small to mid-size municipal water and wastewater treatment systems. The control system's design permits connection to SCADA systems and other remote... more
  • The M-2 peristaltic pump is designed for use in small to mid-size municipal water and wastewater treatment systems. The control system's design permits connection to SCADA systems and other remote... more
  • The Flygt 3000 Series of small and medium-sized pumps is used in a variety of applications and covers an extensive performance range. They are designed around a modular system whose drive units are... more
  • The Preciseline SDI joins the complete line of SDI-12 instruments from Keller. It combines the 0.1% FS TEB accuracy of the Preciseline with SDI-12 v1.3 interface compatibility, ensuring performance... more
  • Fold-a-Float is a segmented and space-saving float that replaces the conventional float on Aqua-Jet surface aerators and AquaDDM mixers. This patent pending product folds into a compact, cylindrical... more
  • Val-Matic’s American-BFV butterfly valve line fully complies with AWWA C504 and is NSF/ANSI 61 certified for potable water. Epoxy interior is standard and a resilient seat design allows for field... more
  • Hinged and non-hinged enclosures come in multiple sizes ranging from 6 by 4 in. to 16 by 14 in. The units are molded from impact-resistant polycarbonate and meet UL Type 6P and IP68 ratings. They... more
  • Sludge Mate container filters can dewater a variety of wastewater treatment plant sludge. They are an economical, one-step method of dewatering and are available in three styles: roll-off, trailer... more
  • The EchoShore-TX enables permanent monitoring of critical and high-risk transmission main. The system enables utilities to reduce the operational risk of these assets by matching the leak detection... more
  • Tuf-Lok ring grip pipe and tube couplings are low cost, heavy duty and self-aligning, designed for either high pressure, to 150 psig, or full vacuum-rated applications. They are available in 1-in.... more
  • This family of double-wall tanks are available from 20 to 8,850 gal, prevent chemical spills and feature a primary inner tank and secondary locked-on outer tank. The linear polyethylene tanks are... more
Water is required throughout a food and beverage facility for various uses, including makeup water for cooling towers and boilers, washing of... more
The quality of life of every American relies in part on a well-maintained municipal or private drinking water infrastructures and wastewater... more
Water utility managers today face a conundrum. The American Water Works Assn. recommends a water utility strive for non-revenue water loss at 10% to... more
Early removal of oil from your facility's wastewater can improve operation efficiencies, generate revenue, demonstrate environmental responsibility... 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
Featuring two-way communications down to the meter, Itron’s advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network solutions collect, deliver, manage and analyze data frequently.... more
Abanaki Corp. offers the Oil Grabber Model 8 oil skimmer with a solar option. The Model 8 utilizes a continuous belt-and-wiper system to remove up to 40 gal/hour of oil from... more
Bearing design and trouble-free operation are hallmarks of Lakeside screw pumps. The built-in variable capacity automatically adjusts the pumping rate and power consumption... more
Launching in April 2015, AXEON X1-Series industrial RO systems are cost-effective turnkey solutions for industrial process water applications. AXEON X1 systems are... more

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