The Illinois Water Environment Assn. will host its 37th Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition Feb. 29 to March 2, 2016 at the iHotel in Champaign, Ill., where hundreds... more
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA), a Massachusetts public authority established to provide wholesale water and sewer services to 2.5 million people and more than... more
Dow Water & Process Solutions, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Co., celebrated the opening of the University of Arizona’s Water and Energy Sustainable Technology (... more
Aquatech has been awarded a contract to provide a water treatment facility that includes wastewater recycle and zero liquid discharge technology for a coal-to-chemicals... more
Students of the old school, cover your eyes. We’ve seen the future of the water industry, and it’s a techie. Well, increasingly so, at least. According to the 2015 U.S. Water... more
As Eleanor Roosevelt once quipped, “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” This article by design will cover the spectrum of... more
Dubbed the first installation of its kind in the country by the Nevada Center for Excellence, a new leak detection system in Las Vegas is a combination of technology concepts... more
For the past two decades, Forsyth County, Ga., has grown at a staggering rate—its population has more than quadrupled since 1990. It is located just northeast of Atlanta, and... more
The cost is enormous: Over the next two decades, the U.S. must spend more than $300 billion to repair and replace wastewater and storm water systems. Pipe constitutes about... more
When the Santa Margarita (Calif.) Water District (SMWD) was formed in 1964 by a group of ranchers who wanted a reliable water source for their cattle, the district served... more
Monterey, Calif., is a seaside town that enjoys cool weather, picturesque beaches and, for the most part, excellent water quality. However, over the last few years,... more
In 1999, the town of St. Leon, Ind., voted to upgrade its decentralized septic systems to a municipally operated sewage system. Because of varying elevation levels throughout... more
The Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) of Greater Cincinnati had two combined sewer overflow (CSO) manholes at the Mill Creek Interceptor that became surcharged and overflowed... more
The Hymax Versa stainless steel wide-range couplings provide a versatile solution for connecting and repairing diverse water and wastewater pipe types. These openable couplings join pipes with the... more
  • The Hymax Versa stainless steel wide-range couplings provide a versatile solution for connecting and repairing diverse water and wastewater pipe types. These openable couplings join pipes with the... more
  • The Long Range Depth Sensor with the Triton+ monitor provides accurate and timely depth measurement within collection systems. Intelligent alarms warn the user before an overflow... more
  • Compact PVC & CPVC differential pressure flowmeters feature a spring-loaded diaphragm and isolated magnetic movement to measure the pressure drop across a fixed orifice. Flow rate is derived from... more
  • The V-Lock device limits access to in-ground valves in the water distribution system. The device is designed to fit on the 2-in. operating nut on the valve and remains in place on the valve until it... more
  • FRP composite manhole and trench access covers are corrosion-resistant, durable and maintenance-free alternatives to traditional covers for water and wastewater infrastructure projects. They are... more
  • The 5800 Refrigerated Sampler is Isco’s answer to the rigorous demands of water monitoring. With user-friendly controls and workplace-savvy features, the 5800 is the only choice for stationary... more
  • Delta Hybrid, Aerzen’s groundbreaking rotary lobe compressor, is the result of a synergy between rotary lobe blower and screw compressor technologies, and it offers broad possibilities for generating... more
  • The HPE Series offers a low cost of ownership, using a premium-efficient, oil-filled motor. This allows for not only less power consumption, but also decreased operating temperatures and permanently... more
  • The Non-Contact LaserFlow velocity sensor is a first in non-contacting flow measurement technology for open channels. It features laser Doppler velocity profiling. This sensor technology sees beyond... more
  • Calbond GUA style fittings are available in a variety of shapes and dimensions. GUA style boxes are used in hazardous locations. All GUA style boxes are supplied PVC coated with PVC coated covers and... more
Many municipal water treatment plants utilize ozone treatment systems to produce clean water for residential and industrial users. While all the... more
All wastewater facilities are going to generate solids, and dealing with solids is a necessary evil. The processing, treatment and disposal of sludge... more
Comparing blower performances across different manufacturers and technologies has long been a difficult task. For many years, it was all too easy to... more
Filter backwashing is a critical part of the drinking water production process. During backwashing, water flow is reversed and increased in order to... more
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview Sources of high quality raw... 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
Polyethylene chemical storage tanks and containers are available from Assmann Corp. of America in capacities ranging from 40 to 12,000 gal, including a variety of chemical... more
Use SofTrack to eliminate your Bentley quarterly overages while facilitating your workflow. It blocks Bentley licenses from being used when an overage would occur, and your... more
Tank Connection’s hybrid bolted tank system combines the best attributes of concrete, bolted steel and aluminum construction into a premier water storage tank containment... more
The measurement of electrolytic conductivity is used to determine the amount of dissolved ionized material in a solution. It is most commonly determined by measuring the... 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.

2015 Top Projects Nomination Form


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