Top Projects


The departments of Agriculture (USDA) and the Interior announced more than $47 million in investments to help water districts and producers on private working lands better... more
AIQUEOUS announced a new partnership with FATHOM Water Management Inc. AIQUEOUS will offer its online WaterWays tool through the FATHOM store, an online marketplace for new... more
The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) of Stuart, Fla., and National Water Research Institute (NWRI) of Fountain Valley, Calif., are pleased to announce the 2016... more
American Water Works Co. Inc. announced the achievement of 22 Partnership for Safe Water awards. The awards, which recognize water treatment facilities that have achieved... more
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With at least 70 million baby boomers expected to retire before 2030, according to the Social Security Administration, a significant portion of the water and wastewater... more
I had the opportunity in April to attend the Environmental Council of States’ (ECOS) spring meeting, which was held in the grand ole city of Nashville, Tenn. I have been... more
In 1998, Kentucky Sanitation District No. 1 (SD1) landscaped its Fort Mitchell campus as a 20-acre demonstration of the journey storm water makes through the much larger... more
The Evanston Water Treatment Plant and the city of Evanston, Ill., are like love and marriage in the Frank Sinatra song: You can’t have one without the other. The plant,... 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
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
  • 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
  • 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
  • GRP series cartridge and bag filter housings offer resistance in reverse osmosis and deionized water and other corrosive applications. The series is designed to accept high-flow cartridges or filter... more
  • The Flygt 4320 low-speed mixer’s design couples a high-efficiency mixer and motor with an integrated variable frequency drive. The result is a submersible mixer that delivers reliable mixing with... 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
  • The closed loop reactor (CLR) process, a modified form of the extended aeration complete mix process, provides biological nutrient removal using nonproprietary designs. CLR processes produce removal... more
  • D-Series decanter centrifuges, with their optimized HP-Scroll, are mainly used for compressible media such as various types of sludge, but are also used for food, bio-ethanol and slop oil... more
  • Hymax Clamp permanently repairs holes and cracks in water and wastewater pipes. Reliable and easy to install, Hymax two-bolt clamps are efficient and cost-effective. The wide-range design reduces... more
  • Calbond manufactures a full line of aluminum rigid PVC coated conduit and fittings. Lighter and easier to handle than steel galvanized PVC coated conduit systems, Calbond’s aluminum PVC coated... more
  • The easy-to-use and economical CA6 colorimetric analyzer provides accurate measurement of manganese or iron levels in municipal drinking water production, food/beverage processing and other high-... 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
The composition of modern sewage is vastly different than influent from just a few decades ago, and pump stations, headworks facilities and other... 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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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.

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Are you planning to upgrade your current water/wastewater facilities in the next year?
Yes
52%
No, but will in the next 2 years
11%
No
22%
Undecided
15%
Total votes: 192
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