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As one of 4,000 systems across the country with arsenic levels above the new EPA standard, the Baldy (Calif.) Mesa Water District (BMWD) is faced...
In less than ten years following IRS rule changes permitting private sector involvement in and operations/capital management of public water/...
Water utilities, both drinking water and wastewater, play a crucial role in the health and well-being of our nation and its citizens. They are major...
The Georgia NaviGAtor transportation management system has increased safety and efficiency on more than 220 miles of freeway in Atlanta’s...
As the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and state highway agencies focus on using emerging high-performance structural materials and innovative...
When most of the 45 million residents clustered along the West Coast refer to the “big one,” they are inevitably discussing a major earthquake along...
Earthquakes can strike anywhere in the U.S., and there is always a chance that a quake will topple a bridge pier, shake open a gaping rupture in a...
Northern Virginia has the most traveled roadway in the Commonwealth of Virginia—14 miles of the Capital Beltway (I-495). As its primary use has...
Michael Faraday, with his Law of Electromagnetic Induction, could scarcely have envisioned the extent to which magnetic flowmeters (magmeters) are...
When wastewater is not treated properly, nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorous are not removed. However, biological nutrient removal (BNR) can...
The management of a 28 mgd potable water system at the Rogers (Ark.) Water Utilities recently reported it has installed a customized, prefabricated...
The mission of America’s water utilities is to provide safe and sufficient water and wastewater treatment to customers. Historically, the pressing...
Sewage collection and treatment authorities across the nation are concerned with maintaining lift station pumping capacities during system failures....
When a new regional wastewater treatment facility opened in north Kern County, Calif., the nearby city of Shafter closed its own facility and began...
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection’s (NYC-DEP) Bureau of Wastewater Treatment manages a comprehensive program to improve water...
Water does not get an easy time of it these days. It is treated at source, filtered during transit, chlorinated, fluorinated, UV radiated and...
If you have ever wondered about the benefits of being actively involved in the water and wastewater industry, you need to go no further than Robert J...
The city of Orlando, Fla., recently had experienced problems with a 42-in. force main from Pump Station 249 to the Iron Bridge Water Reclamation...
System operators have their work cut out for them when their pumping applications involve high head, surge tanks or multiple pumps. Recently, a north...

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