Casestudies


The Secretariat of Infrastructure and Urban Development of the Mexican State of Baja California and the State Commission for Water announced a decision in favor of the... more
BioAir Solutions expanded its presence in California with the completion of several new municipal projects. In the high desert area around Palm Springs and Riverside County... more
The American Public Works Assn. (APWA) joins 86 organizations—including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the American Assn. of Port Authorities and the American Society of Civil... more
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the results of its investigation into the potential health impact that lead contamination in the Flint, Mich.,... more
The fallout from the Flint water crisis continues as the local prosecutor, Bill Schuette, recently filed criminal charges against the city’s laboratory supervisor and two... more
Chichester Harbour in West Sussex, U.K., is recognized as a water environment of national and international importance. Designated by Natural England as an Area of... more
Name: South Fork Water Treatment PlantLocation: Nanaimo, B.C., CanadaSize: 30 mgdInfrastructure: Coarse and fine screens, flocculation tanks, GE ZeeWeed 500 and ZeeWeed 1000... more
Metering pumps are a method of injecting chemicals into various water treatment, chemical process and agriculture applications. Their ability to adhere to dosing schedules,... more
In 2005, Chile’s Superintendence of Sanitary Services implemented a new arsenic standard for drinking water, giving the country’s water treatment companies 10 years to... more
In 2009, Arla Foods in Videbaek, Denmark, realized that its current methods of sludge dewatering were unsustainable. The company decided to invest in a new dewatering... 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
The City of Durham is located in the Research Triangle Region of North Carolina. It operates two wastewater treatment plants – the North Durham Water Reclamation Facility (... more
After discovering its three wells contained excessive levels of arsenic, the Spring Creek Utilities Co. hired Sunrise Eng. to help develop a solution. The engineering firm... more
Kee Lite railing systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities are independently tested to meet or exceed OSHA safety standards. Constructed of high-grade aluminum silicon magnesium alloy (... more
  • Kee Lite railing systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities are independently tested to meet or exceed OSHA safety standards. Constructed of high-grade aluminum silicon magnesium alloy (... more
  • Fortrans has developed a way to produce low-cost deaerated water by integrating its patented Dif-Jet gas injector into batch production of deaerated water in storage tanks. The device is used to... more
  • Groundwater is the primary water source for most communities in North America. With an increasing need to provide treatment for a growing list of contaminants, limited support staff and shrinking... more
  • Schreiber offers open-flight and tube-mounted screw pumps. The open-flight screw pump transports liquid in a concrete trough. A non-clog pump, typically installed at a 30- or 38-degree angle, it has... more
  • Ecosorb technology eliminates odors without harsh or hazardous chemicals, emission control systems or masking fragrances. Utilizing the mechanisms of adsorption, absorption, gas solubility and... more
  • The AquataFlex lining system was designed for emersion use—it can be sprayed with multiple application processes through a variety of equipment options. It is NSF certified, can provide a quick... more
  • The Ultrapen PTBT1 (conductivity/TDS/salinity) and PTBT2 (pH) test pens take advantage of smartphone technology to turn an Apple device into a high-end water quality test instrument via a wireless... more
  • Applied Membranes Inc. manufactures a range of containerized membrane systems, from 40-ft insulated ISO containerized plug-and-play water treatment systems to portable trailer-mounted solar-powered... more
  • USF filter housings are constructed of 304L or 316L stainless steel for maximum durability, can accept a variety of filter cartridges and are designed to handle aggressive industrial filter... more
  • Model 2060 is a 2-in. flanged plastic control valve designed to handle corrosive fluids. It features a body of either PVDF or polypropylene and an actuator or yoke of glass-filled polypropylene.... more
Oil/water separators are a key component to operational success. However, they often do not provide an optimal solution for removing oil following... more
In the current economic climate, with tight municipal water treatment budgets, the cost of maintaining chlorine analyzers that operate accurately and... more
Lycoming County Water and Authority (LCWSA) Wastewater Treatment Plant in Montoursville, Pa., currently operates an Ovivo thickened aerobic digester... more
The Myers V2 series grinder is engineered from the ground up in order to overcome the increased debris and higher pressure required in today’s... more
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 2:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview How much does a sewer system cost?... more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 2:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour Webinar Overview FRP pipe has been around for decades,... more
The mRoy series metering pumps offer reliability in water treatment. With flow ranges from 0.20 gph (0.8 L/hr) to 87 gph (330 L/hr) in a simplex configuration, these pumps... more
Treated effluent from wastewater treatment plants across the country must meet local dissolved oxygen (DO) limits before discharging into receiving waters. The Pipeline... more
Stainless conduit and conduit systems from Calbrite, a division of Calpipe Industries Inc., is manufactured in type 304 and 316 stainless to meet stringent sanitary... more
Phosphorus is the 11th-most-abundant element in the earth’s crust and is an essential nutrient for all living organisms. Phosphorus exists in nature primarily as phosphates (... more

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