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In wastewater treatment facilities, keeping lubricants clean and fit for use can present challenges. Plant operators faced with shrinking manpower...
The city of Montmorillon, France’s pumping station is located in a busy urban area downstream from a retirement home. In addition to managing a heavy...
Every year, the 24,000 residents of Tortola watch the island’s numbers swell, as more than 800,000 visitors arrive by cruise ship and air to descend...
As municipalities continue to grapple with aging infrastructure, they need to be aware of effective and efficient methods of replacing failing,...
I grew up in Indiana, where you don’t have to look too far to spot cornfields as far as the eye can see. But before I became the managing editor...
In the late 1990s, a coking facility in Detroit closed, and the site was subjected to strict cleanup requirements as part of new government...
A west coast nuclear plant is a two-unit Westinghouse pressurized water reactor (PWR) nuclear plant, with main condenser cooling provided by seawater...
Produced water from the extraction process of oil and gas reserves, as well as flowback water from hydraulic fracturing operations, must be properly...
BGP Intl., a seismic surveying firm, needed portable wastewater treatment systems for a series of 500-person remote camps in Kurdistan, Iraq. Units...
Every facility is looking to lower operational costs while maintaining wastewater treatment efficiencies. One cost-saving measure is to reduce the...
Water management has always been, and will continue to be, a key business and environmental concern for shale gas producers and operators,...
Industrial plants consume and discharge much more water than municipalities; therefore, to obtain a greener infrastructure it is essential that much...
If you work in the water industry, you have probably seen your fair share of pipe leaks and bursts and leaking valves. Troubleshooting a valve is not...
As our industry continues to evolve, so too does the shift in perception that wastewater treatment plants are simply a place for waste treatment and...
Talk is cheap but downright invaluable when it leads to fruitful collaboration among water and wastewater utilities and agricultural producers in...
In early 2013, Winston-Salem/Forsyth City/County Utility Commission (CCUC) took a significant step toward transforming the future of how it manages...
Wastewater from industrial production and its potential for treatment and reuse presents an opportunity for market growth in a range of industries....
The East Bank Wastewater Treatment Plant (EBWWTP) in New Orleans has weathered its fair share of challenges. Some of the most obvious were the...
Energy usage at water resource recovery facilities (WRRF) is a big deal. The cost of energy is the single largest operating cost for many and...
Chesapeake Bay is considered one of America’s—and the world’s—most productive estuaries, providing public recreation, public and commercial...

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