Industrial Water


The Portland (Ore.) Water Bureau (PWB) and Lucid Energy have officially turned one of the city’s major water pipelines into a generator of renewable energy. The LucidPipe... more
FreeWave Technologies, a provider of industrial, secure machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, announced its WavePoint platform... more
Genesis Water Technologies Inc. (GWT) launched its new corporate website, at www.genesiswatertech.com. The website launched the week of Jan. 5, 2015 for the U.S. market in... more
Apollo Safety Inc. announced the formation of an Environmental Health & Safety Div. to better serve university, manufacturer, oil and gas refineries, life science,... 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
The Kellogg Co. is a well-known cereal company and the second largest producer of cookies, crackers and savory snacks. It also produces frozen foods. The brand that began... more
Nestle is one of the world’s largest multinational companies dealing in food items and milk products. The company strives to follow ethical business practices and... 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
The Rotamix system offers effective hydraulic mixing, providing the customer with low operating and maintenance costs, efficient breakdown of solids, and reliability and product support. more
  • The Rotamix system offers effective hydraulic mixing, providing the customer with low operating and maintenance costs, efficient breakdown of solids, and reliability and product support. 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
IWWD January/February 2015
Liqui-Cel membrane contactors have a long history of improving a variety of water treatment systems by adding and/or removing dissolved gasses in... more
Pure steam is used in sterilization chambers as a common method to sterilize pharmaceutical products, such as equipment parts, instruments,... more
A major power plant in Thailand is using Liqui-Cel membrane contactors to remove carbon dioxide from a DI water system. The system is an expansion... more
A semiconductor plant in Taiwan is using Liqui-Cel membrane contactors to remove dissolved gas from its ultra-pure water (UPW) system, which is used... 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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