Padre Dam Municipal Water District’s board of directors accepted the East County Advanced Water Purification Program study at its Feb. 3 board meeting. Additionally, the... more
QUA has been awarded a contract to supply its FEDI fractional electrodeionization (EDI) technology for the reverse osmosis permeate polishing demineralizing process to... more
Water Planet, Inc. and Applied Membranes, Inc. have formed a strategic alliance to jointly market, sell and service nanofiltration and reverse osmosis-based water treatment... more
Aqua America, Inc. has hired Deborah Watkins as its new director of water quality and environmental compliance. Watkins replaces Colleen Arnold, whom Aqua promoted to deputy... more
The Flint, Mich., water crisis is an issue with so many layers, it will take a long time to get at them all. But one fact it instantly brought to light is the possibility for... more
Over the past few months I have been noticing an interesting series of commercials on some of the TV channels that I watch. I first started noticing them late last year on... more
By updating existing infrastructure, water and wastewater facilities have the ability to collect and process significant data information via cloud-based SCADA, allowing... more
Many municipalities use lime to treat their water, but the Lime Reclamation Facility in Dayton, Ohio, is one of a kind. For almost 60 years, it has helped the city of Dayton... more
One-third of utilities around the globe report a loss of more than 40% of clean water due to leaks. Smart water networks ad­dress this issue. With cohesive communication... 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
The water municipality of a mid-size city in the Western region of the U.S. serving a population of approximately 180,000 people needed to address a chlorine disinfection... more
Progressive schools and universities are making great strides in managing water consumption and finding new ways to reduce overall cost of ownership. As institutes continue... more
The Bishop Hodges Pastoral Center is a year-round West Virginia recreational facility known for hosting camps, business meetings and other social events. From week to week,... more
Easi-Set Buildings’ local licensed producer, McCann Precast, installed two new buildings for Missouri American Water: a 28-by-40-by-13 ft pump station, contracted by Goodwin Brothers Construction for... more
  • Easi-Set Buildings’ local licensed producer, McCann Precast, installed two new buildings for Missouri American Water: a 28-by-40-by-13 ft pump station, contracted by Goodwin Brothers Construction for... more
  • The Grit & Grease Removal System consists of a rectangular concrete channel with two parallel chambers. The rectangular design provides efficient removal over a wide range of flows. One... more
  • Designed for corrosive liquids and harsh environments, Series EBVB actuators feature a CE-marked IP-67 NEMA4/4X enclosure and automatic voltage sensing. It includes manual override, a high... more
  • Discover product innovations used in water and wastewater at Pittcon March 6 to 10, 2016, in Atlanta. Choose from more than 2,000 technical presentations and network with colleagues on topics related... more
  • The Raptor septage acceptance plant (SAP) is a self-contained, fully automatic unit designed to remove debris and inorganic solids that typically pass through a conventional bar screen. A heavy-... more
  • The Chlor-Scale 150 provides a simple, reliable way to monitor the amount of chlorine or ammonia used, as well as the amount remaining in the cylinder. The solid PVC scale platform, with a five-year... more
  • The VLT Aqua Drive is optimized for water, wastewater and irrigation applications. User-friendly Smart Start setup of water and pump settings reduces installation time, ensuring maximum energy... more
  • Advanced Valve Technologies installed the first horizontal 20-in. EZ Valve for Mishawaka, Ind.’s, water department. The valve was located at a shallow depth under an active street. Installation was... more
  • Ovivo’s microBLOX MBRs are fully functional wastewater treatment package systems that offer low CAPEX/OPEX costs. They are complete, ready-to-operate wastewater treatment MBR systems that feature a... more
  • WaterPod containerized treatment units contain one of many AdEdge package units treating a wide variety of contaminants for drinking water, remediation or industrial applications. The fully... more
Removal of surface oil can be simple, efficient and inexpensive. In this white paper, learn about the benefits of removing oil from process water and... more
CST Storage, formerly known as Engineered Storage Product Company (1996- 2011), was originally part of the A.O. Smith Company. It was A.O. Smith’s... more
Ice damage inside your water storage tanks can cost you thousands of dollars every winter and can lead to expensive emergency repairs. Learn how... more
A common side effect of wastewater treatment processes is the unpleasant odor that can linger near the plant, annoying neighbors, who complain. Often... 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
With more than 60 years of experience, Flygt can ensure a high degree of predictability when handling unpredictable media—experience that is available to customers through... more
Even where fine screens are installed in the head works of wastewater treatment plants, some debris will always end up in the sludge. Plastic parts and fibrous materials can... more
Lift stations are remote pumping facilities that move wastewater from lower to higher elevations. Monitoring lift stations is important for collection system operators to... more
At only 0.63 in. in diameter, the Keller Microlevel is the smallest-diameter submersible level transmitter utilizing fully media-isolated piezoresistive silicon measurement... 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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