How To

electronic control valve panel setup
Mar 3 2015

As the world’s population rapidly grows, the water industry is focusing on ways to save water, reduce...

leak detection
Feb 9 2015

Compared with high-profile oil and gas pipeline spills, water main leaks receive relatively little attention....

pH measurement
Jan 15 2015

One of the more complex and difficult measurements in many water and wastewater treatment plants is pH, but the following tips can help to ensure...

Nov 10 2014

Today’s wastewater collection system operators...

SCADA
Oct 13 2014

Upgrading a SCADA system in a large water/wastewater treatment plant can be daunting. There are a lot of tanks, pumps and systems in a...

Oct 13 2014

In wastewater treatment facilities, keeping lubricants clean and fit for use can present challenges. Plant operators faced with...

Sep 10 2014

Energy usage at water resource recovery facilities (WRRF) is a big deal. The cost of energy is the single largest operating cost for...

Singer pressure reducing valve maintenance
Aug 22 2014

Like every piece of mechanical equipment we use, a control valve requires some maintenance. Because budgets are stretched and time is...

Jul 11 2014

The pointers given below are used by Grundfos staff when analyzing the requirements of new pumping stations....

Itron non-revenue water metering
May 15 2014

Each year, an estimated 240,000 water main breaks occur in the U.S., according to the American Society of Civil Engineers. America’s...

Singer Valve pressure reducing
Apr 3 2014

If you are now the proud owner of a new pressure reducing valve or have just taken over a system that might...

flow control valves
Mar 19 2014

Smooth opening and closing of butterfly valves has a large impact on system performance and long-term reliable...

SubSurface Locators Pollard Water leak detection
Feb 13 2014

Our drinking water infrastructure is aging while municipal budgets shrink or at best remain the same: The U.S. Environmental Protection...

Jan 22 2014

Wastewater treatment facilities undergo continuous monitoring of multiple parameters and compounds throughout the treatment process on...