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
I often wonder how our world today would seem to someone from the 1800s. In reality, the past two decades alone have made a huge impact on technology development. ... more
Recent events remind me how water connects us, technology informs us, and innovation delivers us from stagnation.  First: World Water Day, March 22, underscores the... more
The city of Benicia, Calif., must address high levels of dissolved organics in its source water while servicing the water treatment needs of approximately 28,000 residents... more
Nestled in the Mojave Desert, the city of Henderson, Nev., is part of the Las Vegas metropolitan area, which spans the entire Las Vegas Valley. It has a population of more... more
Each year, an estimated 240,000 water main breaks occur in the U.S., according to the American Society of Civil Engineers. America’s aging water infrastructure is in need of... 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
For the residents of Concord, Mass., high standards are part of their heritage. The “shot heard round the world,” fired in Concord, began the Revolutionary War and set new... more
Ernest Hemingway, a former resident of the Florida Keys, knew he was living in paradise when he wrote, "It’s the best place I’ve ever been anytime, anywhere–flowers, tamarind... 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
  • 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
  • The Model 20 Smoke Blower is engineered for smoke testing of sewer lines to detect sources of inflow and faults. Used with Superior Smoke Candles, it provides visible smoke to find more faults at... more
  • The Versa-Max is both a pipe coupling and pipe repair clamp in one innovative design. You simply open and wrap the fitting around the pipe, like a repair clamp, or leave it in the closed position and... more
IWWD January/February 2013
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
Organizations treating and disposing hydraulic fracturing wastewater generate new revenue and improve operations with cost-effective, reliable oil-... more
Energy is the single highest operating cost in a wastewater treatment plant, with energy to operate blowers for aeration being the single highest... 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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