Echologics recently completed a condition assessment survey of several distribution and transmission mains owned by Boston Water & Sewer Commission using ePULSE,... more
The International Water Assn. (IWA) announced the 2014 Project Innovation Award (PIA) winners during the Singapore International Water Week, held June 1 to 5, 2014 in... more
The city of Worcester, Mass. Department of Public Works and Parks, Water Operations recently assessed the condition of select water distribution and transmission mains using... more
Wachs Water Services has recently been awarded several multi-year contracts to perform condition assessment services in water distribution systems. The contracts have a... more
In June, President Obama signed into law the Water Resources and Reform Development Act of 2014 (WRRDA)—the first water bill since 2007. WRRDA authorizes funding for more... more
Wetlands, streams and the politics surrounding them are once again front page and center stage, as federal agencies and national groups strive to find greater certainty,... more
The primary lift station that services 90% of the town of Porter, Ind., recently underwent a major upgrade to its 100-year-old infrastructure, which the town has worked... more
Danville, a city in Vermilion County, Ill., was founded in 1827 on 80 acres of land donated by two town fathers. It is located 120 miles south of Chicago and 90 miles west of... more
The pointers given below are used by Grundfos staff when analyzing the requirements of new pumping stations. Although useful, they are generalized recommendations only and... more
In the Victorian era, England underwent an amazing population boom. With more people came more need for services. During this time, large-scale water and sewer infrastructure... more
Boston—a town and small port in the county of Lincolnshire, England—nearly doubled its population from 2001 to 2011, and the explosive growth is expected to continue. Because... more
Layne Inliner’s cured in place pipe (CIPP) division has been restoring pipelines since 1991. As one of the largest CIPP providers in the United States, Layne has successfully... more
In August 2011, AdEdge Water Technologies LLC was contacted by White Horse Youth Ranch to provide an arsenic and TDS (total dissolved solids) removal system for its facility... 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • McElroy’s Guided Side Bend Tester performs a qualitative test of a fusion joint by destructively testing a coupon. This quality assurance device tests the ductility of polyethylene pipe fusion joints... more
  • Flowtite for pressure can eliminate corrosion from pressure water projects. The pipe keeps its integrity under pressure and requires no cathodic protection. This maintenance-free pipe is available... more
  • The Dual-Armor Wrap Clamp offers full wraparound coverage of stainless steel armor to provide maximum protection against leaks. The dual-armored EPDM gasket provides 360-degree coverage of the pipe,... more
  • The StrengThin piping system enables direct pipe-end preparation and delivers high-pressure performance on stainless steel pipe. The coupling delivers weld-like load carrying capabilities 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
  • The AIRVAC vacuum sewer system is a cost-effective, environmentally friendly alternative to traditional gravity sewers and septic systems. Because vacuum sewers are completely contained, there is no... more
  • AIRVAC can solve the problems associated with septic systems by replacing them with neighborhood sewage collection systems that are environmentally friendly, efficient and reliable. Because vacuum... more
  • Manufacturing plants, pharmaceutical plants, commercial laboratories and industrial plants can use AIRVAC indoor overhead vacuum systems for the collection and transportation of pharmaceuticals;... more
IWWD January/February 2013
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
Itron’s cellular solution for water utilities enables utilities to collect real-time consumption and flow analysis, pressure data and meter data from commercial and... more
AXEON Water Technologies offers a line of proprietary chemicals formulated to minimize the harmful effects of foulants, maximize the efficiency of systems and extend the... more
United Filters Intl.'s UPDN cartridges have been tested and certified by the Water Quality Assn. to NSF 42/61 standards assuring continuity of the materials and... more
Bio Energizer from Probiotic Solutions is a specialized micro carbon complex that is used in municipal and industrial systems to reduce sludge, odor, biological and chemical... 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.

2014 Top Projects Nomination Form

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