Koch Membrane Systems (KMS) has been selected to provide Puron membrane bioreactor (MBR) modules for the upgrade of a wastewater treatment plant at a refinery in Russia. The... more
Koch Membrane Systems Inc. (KMS) has installed its Puron HF ultrafiltration (UF) modules at a major steel mill in Inner Mongolia, China. The system is the first large... more
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
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 eXact Micro 20 dual wavelength photometer delivers sustainable, cost-effective water testing solutions. It is waterproof (IP-67) and quickly does onsite testing for more than 35 direct-read water... more
  • The eXact Micro 20 dual wavelength photometer delivers sustainable, cost-effective water testing solutions. It is waterproof (IP-67) and quickly does onsite testing for more than 35 direct-read water... 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
  • 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
  • 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 Huber Service Edge is a customer service offering that includes equipment startup, field repair services, preventive maintenance contracts and specialized installation assistance. The company... 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
  • This detector monitors and controls biosolids interface levels, and automates silt/sludge removal in clarifiers, sedimentation basins and tanks when treating incoming water or wastewater. It allows... more
  • The term “biottta” stands for “biologically-tailored, two-stage treatment approach.” This technology helps municipalities and public agencies cost-effectively treat contaminated groundwater sources... more
  • The AT33IND handheld electric motor tester provides immediate results of the condition of a motor’s stator windings, rotor, contamination, ground fault and connections. To help avoid motor downtime,... more
  • These high-flow housings are available in standard and custom configurations. All housings are designed, manufactured, tested and code stamped in accordance with ASME Section VIII, Division 1. A... more
IWWD July/August 2014
Water quality problems in potable water storage tanks include temperature stratification, stagnation, dead zones and short-circuiting. These problems... more
Now in the second phase of its consent decree-mandated Long Term Control Plan to optimize interactivity between its four wastewater processing plants... more
Productivity is more reliable when equipment can be monitored to detect incipient failures and take corrective action before the plant goes down. But... more
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
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
ARCHIVED ON DEMAND Membrane systems for treating drinking water keep evolving, and the recent introduction of the MEMCOR CPII Utrafiltration System... 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


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.

2014 Top Projects Nomination Form


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