Industrial Water


Purestream Services is now operating its first Permian based IGF Plus 5,000-barrel-per-day commercial water treatment system for a large producer near Midland, Texas. The... more
Energy Recovery Inc. announced that the company’s PX Q300 pressure exchanger devices have been shipped to the city of Jamnagar, India to be included in a large desalination... more
The Metropolitan Copenhagen Heating Transmission Co. (CTR) has selected Rotork IQ3 valve actuators to replace actuators from another manufacturer that have suffered permanent... more
The new biocide for industrial cooling water systems is designed to reduce microbiologically influenced corrosion and the potential risk of Legionella bacteria. GE’s ... more
Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, N.Y., which was unable to send its wastewater to a public treatment facility, built its own private 20,000-gal-per-day industrial membrane... more
Every year, the 24,000 residents of Tortola watch the island’s numbers swell, as more than 800,000 visitors arrive by cruise ship and air to descend upon its white sand... more
In the late 1990s, a coking facility in Detroit closed, and the site was subjected to strict cleanup requirements as part of new government regulations. As part of the... more
A west coast nuclear plant is a two-unit Westinghouse pressurized water reactor (PWR) nuclear plant, with main condenser cooling provided by seawater. Seawater cooling makes... more
Produced water from the extraction process of oil and gas reserves, as well as flowback water from hydraulic fracturing operations, must be properly managed in order to... 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
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
  • 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 eXact iDip handheld photometer uses the patented iDip4 reagent delivery method, a quick, safe and easy procedure for analysis. The methodology limits source of errors in results and provides... more
  • Ultrapen PTBT1 (conductivity/total dissolved solids/salinity) and PTBT2 (pH) test pens turn Apple iOS6 and iOS7 devices into water quality test instruments via a Bluetooth connection. The user... 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
  • The All-Test Pro 5 handheld electric motor circuit analysis instrument performs a comprehensive assessment of a motor’s health for troubleshooting, predictive maintenance and quality control of in-... 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
  • The QuadroSphere ball valve is ideal for applications where typical trunnion ball valves experience problems. The contoured surfaces of the ball provide multiple flow paths through the valve and... 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
  • UV Superstore Inc. provides replacement UV lamps and quartz sleeves for use in municipal wastewater treatment systems. The UV lamps are new, not remanufactured; meet or exceed OEM specifications; and... more
IWWD July/August 2014
Until 9/11, fire hydrant security had more to do with "hindrance" than "prevention." It was the theft of hydrant parts, vandalism and unauthorized... more
Fire hydrants exist to protect life and property from the perils of fire. Certainly they have other uses, but their role in protecting us, day in and... more
One of the biggest expenses in wastewater treatment operations is the cost of energy to run the blowers and compressors that produce air for the... more
After overcoming issues of inefficiency and clogging, only vibration remained an obstacle to perfecting the S-tube impeller. Grundfos engineers... 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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