December 2008

As I lowered the tray table on my recent U.S. Airways flight, I was faced with a bright-red advertisement for Zicam Cold Remedy. There has certainly been enough talk about the health of the airline industry in the U.S. and globally—in simple terms, like...
See the LearnMore! box to download a PDF of the 2008 WWD State of the Industry report. Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) understands the importance of keeping up to date with current industry trends and information. We are pleased to bring you our...
As we move into 2009 and continue to watch economic developments, it is likely that the road ahead for the water and wastewater industry will present both challenges and opportunities. To help gain a better grasp of what’s in store for 2009, Water &...
For anyone in the public sector, keeping citizens happy while improving their lives is not always an easy task. In Miami-Dade County, Fla., an ongoing water revitalization project that might have required ripping up streets and destroying highly prized,...
For years, the diaphragm pump has been the traditional pump of choice for chemical feed and chemical metering applications. Its popularity in these applications, as well as numerous others, is unquestioned. Diaphragm pumps fall into the larger class of...
It’s an old story: An aging wastewater pipeline ruptures, generating headlines and dumping millions of gallons of raw sewage into the Hudson River, the Schuylkill, the shores of the Great Lakes or elsewhere. Such stories are far less common than they...
It is a challenging time to be in the water and wastewater industry. Much of the water and wastewater infrastructure in the U.S. is reaching or exceeding its design life, and municipalities are stretching their budgets to replace outdated equipment....
Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) is pleased to announce that Jake Tischler, son of WWEMA members Joe and Deb Tischler, representing Severn Trent Services, was the winner of the fifth annual WWEMA/WWD Scholarship Award. The WWEMA/WWD award provides a $1,...
HammerTek Corp. P.O. Box 416 • Landisville, PA 17538 tel: 800.505.9665 • www.hammertek.com As the primary sewage treatment facility in Alexandria, Va., the Alexandria Sanitation Authority treats an average of 40 to 45 million gal per day (mgd). At peak,...
ITT/F.B. Leopold Products 227 South Division St. • Zelaienople, PA 16063 tel: 724.452.6300 • www.fbleopold.com Background The Ngong Ping Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) treats and reuses the wastewater generated in the Ngong Ping tourist area in Hong...

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