Mar 05, 2019

iWWD March + April 2019

The word crisis is thrown around quite a bit in the water industry as of late. In early February, the temperature was so cold in the Chicago area that many meteorologists on local television encouraged people to stay indoors unless they must go out. Some…
The techniques developed in the U.S. to fracture shale for the purpose of extracting oil and gas are the foundation of the success of the U.S. economy in the last decade. Developers have continually reduced costs with new techniques such as horizontal…
The typical zero liquid discharge (ZLD) configuration is pretreatment followed by reverse osmosis (RO), thermal evaporation and thermal crystallization. Shifting the burden of the process to RO makes sense because RO is the most efficient method to…
The world has not yet woken up to the coming water crisis, as water scarcity will lead to conflicts across the globe, according to a 2018 United Nations report on climate change. In many regions across the world, including California, groundwater is…
In September 2013, Pump Service and Supply of Troy in Troy, N.Y., presented a proposal to design and supply a dewatering system to Schiavone Construction Co. LLC of Secaucus, N.J. Schiavone had been awarded a $101.6-million contract to construct shafts…
In 2016, the egg processing facility of a leading U.S. marketer of processed egg products was given a consent order by the local government to treat its wastewater for biological oxygen demand (BOD), total Kjeldahl nitrogen (TKN) and total suspended…
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