July 26, 2012
The Clean Water America Alliance will host the Urban Water Sustainability Leadership Conference in Cincinnati, Oct. 15 to 17. “Water is shaping our communities and defining... more
July 06, 2012
Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) 2012, held from July 1 to 5 and themed "Water Solutions for Liveable and Sustainable Cities,” achieved a new record of S$13.6... more
July 05, 2012
In response to the statewide crisis following Friday’s storm that left close to 700,000 West Virginians without power, the shareholders of West Virginia American Water are... more
July 04, 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is providing a total of $317,000 to three Rhode Island organizations. One grant will provide job training for environmental... more
I’m California dreaming on such a winter’s day (even though it’s March as I write this …). Unfortunately, however, the state is facing some nightmarish issues. Its crippling... more
The St. Croix River is an environmentally sensitive river that separates two major cities in Minnesota and Wisconsin.  The St. Croix Crossing project has been decades in... 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
In February, government officials from the Republic of Maldives joined representatives from the Aquiva Foundation, memsys, Aquaver and the local power company, Stelco, for... more
Mercury removal from both air emissions and industrial wastewater, especially from coal-fired power plants in the U.S., has been a topic of extensive study for the past... 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
When Otter Creek Water Reclamation District was faced with expensive reoccurring cleanup costs at its largest wastewater pump station, engineers solved the problem with the... more
If one debate over a specific design feature stands out amongst all the others in the submersible wastewater pump field, it must be, “Which is better... more
When a motor is operated on a variable frequency drive, unexpected voltage can be induced on the rotor and shaft. A number of solutions have been... more
Submersible pumps are similar to children: They need to be properly fed. When a submersible pump is installed in a manner that does not permit free... more
When a discussion turns to requirements for “explosion‐proof” pumps, many people rely on word of mouth, past practices or even old wives tales, it... 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
Now Available On-Demand Original Broadcast Time:  August 8, 2013, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Eastern Webinar Overview:Utilities now have the option... more
The Hydra nitrate analyzer system monitors the nitrification process in aeration basins at wastewater treatment plants, a process during which toxic ammonium ions are... more
The Vision570 is a programmable logic controller (PLC) with a built-in human machine interface (HMI) operator panel, comprised of a 5.7-in. color touchscreen display. On-... more
Rotor aeration has been utilized for more than 50 years to provide dissolved oxygen and mixing in more than 2,000 oxidation ditch activated sludge plants. Today’s modern... more
Accurate flow data in a treatment facility is key to understanding whether the system is operating efficiently. Monitoring flow in each pump station provides important... more

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