Industrial Water


The Willliams Cos. Inc. owns and operates the Opal Gas Processing Plant in Lincoln County, Wyo. The plant processes natural gas gathered from wells in the area in preparation... more
Hawksley Consulting, a business consulting firm focused on developing integrated solutions for utilities, government agencies and private industries, has launched as a wholly... more
Porifera Inc., a Bay Area startup focused on developing advanced systems for water treatment, was recommended by the California Energy Commission (CEC), for proposed awards... more
Cambrian Innovation announced that Baji Gobburi joined the company as the new vice president of sales. Drawing on his two decades of leadership roles in the industrial water... more
Over the past few years, advances in fracking technology have strengthened U.S. reserves of natural gas. According to the Energy Information Administration, shale gas fields... more
Wine, like all agricultural products, is dependent on the availability of clean and plentiful water for several viticulture functions, not the least of which is vineyard... more
In December I had the opportunity to attend the AMTA Technology Transfer Workshop in Keystone, Colo. Between sessions, attendees had a chance to step outside the conference... more
Water has never been more precious than now, as severe drought ravages the western U.S. and other portions of the world. It is so dry that some communities are considering “... more
China is actively encouraging the growth of coal-to-chemicals in a bid to reduce dependence on expensive imported energy sources. There are many such projects under... more
Discovered in 2003, the Papa Terra Oil Field is located 68 miles off the coast of Rio de Janeiro in the Atlantic Ocean at a depth of 3,937 ft. It is located in the Campos... 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
Choosing a flowmeter is not always a straightforward task. Trial and error sometimes proves to be the only effective method of narrowing down what will work in a particular... more
Throughout its 160-year existence, the city of St. Helens, Ore., has worked closely with its industrial residents for the benefit of the community. A recent project that... more
From meeting new and increasingly restrictive effluent discharge limits to replacing existing sand filters, the MicroStar filter offers a solution for high-quality filtration needs. It offers... more
  • From meeting new and increasingly restrictive effluent discharge limits to replacing existing sand filters, the MicroStar filter offers a solution for high-quality filtration needs. It offers... more
  • GWT Series commercial/industrial RO systems are custom built, utilizing advanced technologies, including DLP Series nanofiber filtration. The series features simple, safe handling and advanced... more
  • QuadroSphere trunnion ball valves have recessed surfaces and lip edges on the ball that allow self-cleaning of the seats and self-flushing of the inner body whenever the valve is operated, to greatly... more
  • FCL Series free chlorine sensors use amperometric measurement technology to provide accurate monitoring of free chlorine in process applications. The sensors are ideal for use in drinking water... more
  • With a ½-in. square opening on the side, this pipe wrench head adapter can be attached to a breaker bar, torque wrench or any tool with a ½-in. male drive. Because the tool is just a wrench head,... more
  • The ecoFIT industrial polyethylene piping system is designed for a spectrum of broad-based applications. The welded system features chemical resistance, abrasion resistance and high impact strength,... more
  • The Smartec CLD18 toroidal conductivity transmitter for hygienic applications has a food-safe polyetheretherketone toroidal sensor, potted electronics and a NEMA Type 6P/IP 69K stainless steel or... more
  • SKG Series submersible pumps are designed and engineered for solids handling, shredding items previously considered difficult or near-impossible to pump. The Dual Shredding System features radial and... more
  • The Fuzzy Filter is a compressible media filter for water and wastewater treatment systems. Operating in an upflow or downflow design, it achieves a high rate of solids removal through the use of... more
  • This potable water Bolted RTP (rolled, tapered panel) tank with geodesic dome is located in Guam. The tank is built to withstand 170-mph winds, measures 98 ft in diameter by 27 ft in height, and... more
IWWD January/February 2015
In today’s complex and frequently rugged process plant environments, liquid pumps are often overworked and underprotected from adverse operating... more
Mixing in potable water storage tanks is increasingly recognized as an important factor for improving water quality and protecting tank assets.... more
In the current economic climate, with tight municipal water treatment budgets, the cost of maintaining chlorine analyzers that operate accurately and... more
The Graton Water Resource Recovery Facility (WRRF) in Sonoma County, Calif., is owned and operated by Graton Community Service District (GCSD). GCSD... 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 Quint UPS-IQ uses the newly developed IQ technology to increase system availability. The rail-mounted uninterruptible power supply (UPS) monitors a scalable battery... 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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