American Water held a companywide employee volunteer event in September called AmerICANs in Action! Month of Service. More than 1,700 American Water employees participated in... more
Under a settlement agreement with the United States, ATP Infrastructure Partners, LP (ATP-IP) will pay a $1 million civil penalty and perform corrective measures to resolve... more
Mountain Water Co. of Missoula, Mont., is asking area commuters and residents to expect detours and be alert to project crews as the company undertakes a water main... more
Faced with the increasing probability of shortage on the Colorado River, municipal water providers in Arizona, California, Nevada and Colorado, and the Bureau of Reclamation... more
Water professionals face daily challenges in meeting the water demand of current and projected population. Century-old infrastructure in dire need of replacement and... more
have written a number of times in this column about fracking and how it is making a dramatic impact—not only on energy supply but on wide-reaching areas of the global economy... more
Around the world, more utilities are turning to wireless technology to help manage information, assets and workers, and American Water is one of them. In 2013, it created an... more
Situated in eastern Prince William County, Va., along the U.S. 1 corridor near the Potomac River, the Prince William County Service Authority’s (PWCSA) H.L. Mooney Advanced... more
Upgrading a SCADA system in a large water/wastewater treatment plant can be daunting. There are a lot of tanks, pumps and systems in a plant, and trying to upgrade it all in... more
Fog and airports do not go well together, but Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport had to deal with an entirely different meaning of the word with the addition of... more
The plant operator for a city in Wisconsin noticed a buildup of sludge in the treatment plant lagoons and wanted to prevent the need for future dredging, as the costs for... more
Faced with rising power costs and a volatile energy future, village of Cascade, Wis., trustees were determined to offer forward-thinking solutions to one question: How could... more
The Public Water Supply District No. 2, of St Charles County in Defiance, Mo., has grown from a small, rural water district outside of St. Louis, into the largest water... more
The protection of life and property is critical in all areas of industry, from manufacturing facilities to power plants, and airports to offshore platforms. Fairbanks Nijhuis specializes in... more
  • The protection of life and property is critical in all areas of industry, from manufacturing facilities to power plants, and airports to offshore platforms. Fairbanks Nijhuis specializes in... more
  • This managed SCADA system offers complete monitoring and controls that allow municipalities to better manage, operate and maintain collection systems. Users can compare pump station flow with local... more
  • The Superior 25-L high-output smoke fluid system generates 4,000 CFM of smoke at 4 in. static pressure, twice normal output, to push smoke through larger systems requiring greater volume and pressure... more
  • When testing water using color changing reagents, users can save money with the Whirl-Pak coli-test sample bag. It is made of a special film that is compatible with enzyme-based methods that result... more
  • Using Micro Carbon Technology, Bio Energizer cuts costs by reducing sludge, odor, biological and chemical oxygen demand, fat, oils and grease in wastewater treatment plants and lagoons and reduces... more
  • Fibrelite can provide custom trench covering solutions upon request. Trench cover dimensions, internal stiffeners and fiber architecture can be altered to optimize the performance of each panel based... more
  • Neo-Pure stainless steel filter housings provide unparalleled filtration with flow rates from 7 gal per day to 1,600 gal per minute. Each housing is constructed in the U.S., out of 304L or 316L... more
  • The OCF 5.0 open channel flow monitor works with a non-contacting ultrasonic sensor mounted above the flume or weir to continuously track flow. Flow rate and totalizer are shown on the large backlit... more
  • Allied Moulded’s compression-molded Empire series 36 by 30 by 12-in. fiberglass enclosure features increased strength, reduced weight, corrosion resistance, UV resistance and ease of modifications.... more
  • The Coyote UV Series is an in-house engineered design, and is manufactured in the U.S. The systems are intended for a range of commercial and industrial applications. The modular design offers easy... more
Even where fine screens are installed in the headworks of wastewater treatment plants, some debris will always end up in the sludge. Plastic parts... more
Imagine tackling your greatest production challenge quickly, easily and inexpensively—and even generating a profit while doing so. Removal of surface... more
In order to survive in a tough competitive environment, many companies are searching for ways to realize savings in their production. Such savings... more
Wastewater treatment plants process and handle some of the most corrosive solids and liquids in process engineering, often suffering damage after... 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
The Model DO90 trace dissolved oxygen (DO2) analyzer offers reliable and effective monitoring of boiler feed water. Oxygen should only be present in trace quantities in... more
When brush rotors in oxidation ditch applications approach their useful life, Envirex disc aerators from Evoqua are an ideal retrofit solution. Existing tanks can be used,... more
Powerful mixing is an essential tool for eliminating thermal and chemical stratification inside water storage tanks and maintaining consistent water quality. While... more
The lightweight, battery-powered Hach FH950 handheld flowmeter captures and stores accurate velocity and level measurements, greatly simplifying the flow measurement process... more

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