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I believe I have discovered the two most important jobs of a sales manager: recruiting the right number of great salespeople for the team and calling...
It was more than 90 years ago that Booton, N.J., became the first utility in the nation to use chlorine to purify water. Subsequently the use of...
The Potomac Electric Power Company (PEPCO) Chalk Point Generating power plant is Maryland’s largest, serving Washington, D.C., and suburbs. The...
Actual design conditions were 263 gpm at 191 ft. of TDH. These conditions are not uncommon for mountainous areas with high static lift, or for...
In a team effort that included the area’s conservation district, an engineering firm, and Flowtronex’s Waterworks division, they found a way to...
Dr. Neil Furmidge, engineering director at Severn Trent Services’ Metering Services group, was the liaison manager for the Nevada desert evaluation....
Recently the coastal city of Newport, Oregon, received a new $20 million wastewater treatment plant. The plant it will replace is located on the...
P>Because particle counting is a more sensitive measurement than turbidity measurement, liquid-borne particle counting is playing an increasing...
Sometimes something as simple as hydrant flushing can make a big difference to water quality. The water distribution system of the City of Clawson (...
Typical sewer drops create free-falling streams of wastewater, leading to three serious problems. • The turbulent flow releases hydrogen...
>Generally, environmental regulation of water and wastewater systems is dual in nature. The federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and Clean Water...
Escherichia coli, a.k.a. E. coli. A terrible, but familiar word to the public suggests sewage or animal waste contamination. E. coli 0157:H7 is...
Drilled shafts make superlative bridge foundations, as many state DOTs have grown to appreciate Drilled shafts make superlative bridge foundations,...
Scouring of bottom material around bridge foundations is often the most common cause of damage to bridges spanning waterways, particularly since...
">Taking an innovative step forward in wastewater treatment, the Amelia Courthouse Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Amelia County, Va., became...
Aesthetic Concerns: Tastes and Odors Commonly, consumer dissatisfaction with water quality is expressed in terms of unpleasant taste and odor. The...
Managers of water treatment plants in the United States are very aware of the challenges they face to meet today’s standards for potable drinking...
A 200,000 gallon per day (gpd) advanced microfiltration system treats secondary wastewater effluent for reuse as process water for Toppan Electronics...
Is it any wonder that consumers are concerned with their water? Turn on your television some night and listen for stories about the quality of water...
Over the years, we have found salespeople who think you have to be lucky to make it big in the water equipment industry. We also have found...

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