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By updating existing infrastructure, water and wastewater facilities have the ability to collect and process significant data information via cloud-...
Many municipalities use lime to treat their water, but the Lime Reclamation Facility in Dayton, Ohio, is one of a kind. For almost 60 years, it has...
One-third of utilities around the globe report a loss of more than 40% of clean water due to leaks. Smart water networks ad­dress this issue. With...
California is enduring its worst drought in decades. The Central Valley is the agricultural hub of the Golden State, and without access to sufficient...
Seeking a sustainable wastewater treatment solution that also provides significant cost savings can be a daunting task. Charles Bott, director of...
The Kenosha (Wis.) Water Utility (KWU) is a forward-thinking organization that prides itself on continuous improvement, especially when it comes to...
San Luis Obispo is one of California’s oldest communities. It is the San Luis Obispo County seat and home to California Polytechnic State University...
In early 2013, initial planning and design began for the Clarksville Light & Water (CLW) drinking water treatment plant expansion project in...
Water utilities continue to have to do more with less; in the town of North City, Ill., the same is true for North City-Coello Water, the municipal...
Division Manager Dwile Weagel has spent 26 years working for the Public Works Utilities (PWU) of Billings, Mont. Field Supervisor Mark Holmes has...
Men historically have been at the helm of the water industry, but as more women enter science, technology, engineering and math programs, the gender...
On Dec. 3, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate passed the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act by votes of 359 to 65 and...
A belated Happy New Year to all. By now, odds are that half of you have broken your New Year’s resolution and the other half are hanging on for...
For a city that features brewery tours, popular sports teams and a lively lakefront, it is noteworthy that Milwaukee’s historic wastewater treatment...
The village of Skokie is a suburb of Chicago located just north of the city. It has a population of approximately 65,000 in an area of just more than...
This article provides a basic understanding of the application, theory, installation and maintenance requirements for pH sensors. The goal of the...
When it comes to potable water storage tanks, the Aqua Pennsylvania 10-million-gal Sproul Road ground storage tank in Philadelphia is about as big as...
A suburban township in the upper Midwest U.S. buys its drinking water from a major municipal water district. The township’s water distribution...
It used to be that wastewater treatment facilities were located far from homes, restaurants, businesses and parks. However, urban sprawl in many...
A successful project at the Council Bluffs (Iowa) Water Pollution Control Plant replaced an outdated aerated grit basin to improve fine loess...

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