Louis Berger, a global professional services firm, has been awarded a $4 million, three-year contract with the Washington Sanitary Suburban Commission (WSSC) for a water and... more
Johnson County Pipe, a Texas-based concrete pipe manufacturing company owned by Thompson Pipe Group, hosted Rep. Roger Williams, R-Texas, and discussed the critical need for... more
In February of 2013, the city of Houston solicited bids for the Hendrick Force Main Crossing project, which included the demolition of an existing aerial force main, and... more
On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 the American Concrete Pipe Assn. (ACPA) hosted a plant tour for members of the Senate and House Transportation Committees, other invited legislators... more
We live in a consumer-driven economy. Very few people purchase even a box of breakfast cereal without doing plenty of online research and pricing comparisons. Before you... more
Water professionals face daily challenges in meeting the water demand of current and projected population. Century-old infrastructure in dire need of replacement and... more
have written a number of times in this column about fracking and how it is making a dramatic impact—not only on energy supply but on wide-reaching areas of the global economy... more
Around the world, more utilities are turning to wireless technology to help manage information, assets and workers, and American Water is one of them. In 2013, it created an... more
Situated in eastern Prince William County, Va., along the U.S. 1 corridor near the Potomac River, the Prince William County Service Authority’s (PWCSA) H.L. Mooney Advanced... more
Confronted with a deteriorated sanitary sewer routed deeply beneath several major roadways and a well-established residential area, the Baltimore County Department of Public... more
The City of Culver, Ore., was in need of a better way to recycle and reuse the wastewater stored in its lagoons, so that it would still be able to accomplish land disposal.... more
In January 2004, the City of North Las Vegas’ city council authorized an in-depth analysis on wastewater treatment options for the municipality, and then, later that year,... more
The Mount Sterling (Ky.) water and sewer system needed a 30- and 36-in. sanitary sewer trunk line to handle increases in local sewer flows in the Hinkston Creek area. The... more
A-2000 PVC pipe and DuroMaxx steel-reinforced polyethylene (SRPE) represent the leading edge in sanitary sewer pipe technology. A-2000 provides excellent durability and resistance to abrasion and... more
  • A-2000 PVC pipe and DuroMaxx steel-reinforced polyethylene (SRPE) represent the leading edge in sanitary sewer pipe technology. A-2000 provides excellent durability and resistance to abrasion and... more
  • Easily installed adjustable clamping pipe brackets are made of non-corrosive 11-gauge 304 stainless. They securely attach pipes to manhole walls and other surfaces with no protruding hardware and are... more
  • Contech Engineered Solutions' website contains a host of resources for engineers in need of wastewater treatment, sanitary sewer, irrigation or reline solutions. The site contains PDF articles,... more
  • This fiberglass reinforced composite pipe is ideal for solving corrosion challenges for engineers specifying sanitary pipelines/tunnels and water pressure projects. The pipe does not require linings... more
  • DuroMaxx steel-reinforced polyethylene (SRPE) pipe provides strength and durability for irrigation applications. With less weight and larger sizes, DuroMaxx provides a low-cost solution for large-... more
  • Contech offers a variety of products and systems, combined with more than 100 years of experience, to facilitate rehabilitation of storm and sanitary sewers, culverts and bridges. It restores... more
  • Krausz Industries Ltd. has served the water industry worldwide for more than 90 years. Krausz USA is the newly established division of the company, serving the North American pipe coupling and repair... more
  • Flowtite fiberglass pipe provides operational cost savings and corrosion resistance. The pipe is used in the following applications: water transmission and distribution, sanitary sewerage collection... more
  • Water availability is of major importance for natural, human and industrial use. Fairbanks Nijhuis provides pumps to help with the distribution of water with minimum power consumption and highest... more
  • The McElroy 28 fusion machines will butt fuse pipe sizes from 2-in. IPS to 8-in. DIPS (63 mm to 225 mm). They come in multiple model configurations to assure that your pipe fusion... more
IWWD January/February 2013
Harmful blue-green algae blooms have become all too common in freshwater lakes, including reservoirs that are sources of municipal drinking water. A... more
Even where fine screens are installed in the headworks of wastewater treatment plants, some debris will always end up in the sludge. Plastic parts... more
Imagine tackling your greatest production challenge quickly, easily and inexpensively—and even generating a profit while doing so. Removal of surface... more
In order to survive in a tough competitive environment, many companies are searching for ways to realize savings in their production. Such savings... 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 Model DO90 trace dissolved oxygen (DO2) analyzer offers reliable and effective monitoring of boiler feed water. Oxygen should only be present in trace quantities in... more
When brush rotors in oxidation ditch applications approach their useful life, Envirex disc aerators from Evoqua are an ideal retrofit solution. Existing tanks can be used,... more
Powerful mixing is an essential tool for eliminating thermal and chemical stratification inside water storage tanks and maintaining consistent water quality. While... more
The lightweight, battery-powered Hach FH950 handheld flowmeter captures and stores accurate velocity and level measurements, greatly simplifying the flow measurement process... more

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