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For several generations, iron pipe has earned a reputation for strength and durability, having served North America for almost 200 years. Modern ductile iron pipe, made by the member companies of the Ductile Iron Pipe Research Assn. (DIPRA), continues...
The Water Department for Haines City, Fla., serves 20,000 customers and oversees and maintains 89 miles of water main ranging from 2 to 30 in.; 7 miles of reclaimed water main; 40 miles of force main; and 51 miles of gravity sewer main with 850 manholes...
Municipal wastewater treatment is an energy-intensive process, and, in California, represents 0.5% of all electricity demand. The sludge, or solids portion of municipal wastewater, has high energy value, and if processed utilizing anaerobic digestion,...
In an effort to better plan and prioritize its capital improvement program (CIP), San Antonio Water System (SAWS) is using flow monitoring to create an all-encompassing and accurate model of hydraulic flow across its entire system. Launched in July 2013...
 Funding and financing are the backbone of any municipal water operation. Having the means to build, maintain and rehabilitate infrastructure to continue to provide water to customers is vital. W&WD Associate Editor Amy McIntosh spoke with...

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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.

2015 Top Projects Nomination Form

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