Industrial

Industrial

World Water Works Inc. provided an advanced moving bed biofilm reactor (MBBR) coupled to a high-rate dissolved air flotation (DAF) system—the Ideal MBBR-DAF wastewater... more
GE announced two new products to help refineries process incompatible crude oil blends. Unlike many traditional asphaltene dispersants, GE’s new EmBreak 2167 and EmBreak 2168... more
Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp company, and the city of Folsom, Calif., have completed infrastructure improvements that are designed to preserve the water capacity of Lake... more
With rising commodity prices, recovery of resources from wastewater streams is becoming increasingly feasible, especially oil, precious metals and industrial fats, oils and... more
When it comes to planning for the future, companies have a whole host of issues likely keeping them up at night. They may worry about staying competitive and innovative in... more
Almost all municipalities share the same dilemma: what to do with wastewater treatment sludge, tree trimmings and discarded tires. For years, the answer has been to load them... more
While there are many significant factors that affect the overall taste and odor of beer, there is one sometimes surprising yet vital element that plays a key role: the... more
Dissolved air flotation (DAF) is highly effective for removing fats, oils and grease (FOG) and total suspended solids (TSS) from wastewater, yet it is less effective for... more
One of the largest semiconductor manufacturing companies in Korea recently received a 3,000-cu-meter-per-day tubular membrane filter (TMF) system for wafer backgrinding water... 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
In the Buckeye State, the village of St. Henry, Ohio, is bucking the trend of many rural farming communities. Instead of losing residents and local businesses to bigger... more
Platte River Power Authority, which generates and delivers electricity to Fort Collins, Colo., and surrounding communities, puts a premium on cost-efficient energy and... more
Retif Oil & Fuel Inc. is a petroleum specialty products distributor that offers customers a full range of services, from commercial and retail deliveries to on- and off-... more
The Model 2060 is a low-cost, 2-in. flanged plastic control valve designed to handle corrosive fluids. It features a body of either PVDF or polypropylene and an actuator/yoke of glass-filled... more
  • The Model 2060 is a low-cost, 2-in. flanged plastic control valve designed to handle corrosive fluids. It features a body of either PVDF or polypropylene and an actuator/yoke of glass-filled... more
  • The Turbo X-Treme Magnum water cannon is a high-efficiency, 50-hp floating/surface aerator that can pump up to 12.5 mgd. It was designed with a rotating water cannon that sprays water constantly from... more
  • The Fuzzy Filter is a cost-effective synthetic compressible media filter. With loading rates of 30 to 40-plus gpm per sq ft, the filter requires 20% of the space for sand filters. Applications... more
  • The UltraPen PT4 is a pocket tester for measuring free chlorine disinfecting power, free chlorine equivalent and temperature. It is waterproof and designed to be fast, accurate and simple to use in... more
  • This electrically actuated polypropylene ball valve automatically accepts virtually any input power signal. Designed for pure water and chemical applications, it is molded with non-pigmented,... more
  • The AT33IND handheld electric motor testing instrument provides immediate feedback on the complete condition of a motor’s stator windings, rotor, contamination, ground fault and connections. Motor... more
  • StreamLine’s design minimizes in-basin aeration piping and attached diffuser components. The self-contained membrane panels and inline support system reduce stress points and potential material... more
  • The Rotamix system sets the standard for hydraulic mixing, providing the customer with low operating and maintenance costs, efficient breakdown of solids, and Vaughan’s reliability and product... more
  • The Huber Service Edge is the company’s award-winning customer service offering, which includes equipment startup, field repair services, preventive maintenance contracts and specialized installation... more
  • GWT Series commercial/industrial RO system solutions are custom-built systems utilizing advanced technological innovations, including DLP Series nano fiber-filtration technology. The series features... more
IWWD July/August 2014
Over the past forty years or more, the natural gas distribution industry in the U.S. has made a remarkable transformation from a near-exclusive... more
When the Virginia Wastewater Facility needed to reline its 7.5-acre treatment pond in 2007, it chose XR-3 at the recommendation of the design firm... more
Structure owners and users are becoming increasingly aware of the liabilities and the costs of corrosion. Carrying out remedial work—particularly on... more
This paper provides an overview of the condition of the nation's water infrastructure and the need to replace piping systems with materials that do... more
Thursday, May 15, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST Webinar Overview: Corrosion is the most critical issue facing water pressure projects today. Project... more
March 6, 2014  2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST Membrane systems for treating drinking water keep evolving, and the recent introduction of the MEMCOR CPII... 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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