Sewer Systems

Water & Wastes Digest includes extensive news and information about topics relating to sewer systems. Consulting engineers, corporate managers/government administrators and operators the world over trust W&WD for its coverage of everything from manhole repair and sewer vacuuming to system inspection and pipe rehabilitation.
Boston struggles with sewer maintenance
Nov 13 2017

Boston’s sewer system, one of the oldest sewer systems in the U.S., struggled with private versus public ownership. When the...

Wastewater discharge affects Rowlett water
Oct 19 2017

The city of Rowlett, Texas, experienced an unauthorized wastewater ...

Sep 29 2017

The Baltimore Public Works Department blamed a “fatberg" made up of grease, fat, wet wipes and other garbage that slowly grew in a Baltimore sewer...

Research analyzes cost of water bills in U.S.
Jul 4 2017

Bluefield Research released a new ...

pvc pipe, sewers, sustainability, sustainable solutions corporation
Apr 26 2017

Sustainable Solutions Corp. (SSC) has released the “Life Cycle Assessment of PVC Water and Sewer Pipe and Comparative Sustainability Analysis...

alabama, mobile, theodore, hd supply waterworks
Mar 22 2017

HD Supply Waterworks, a distributor of waterworks infrastructure products, has relocated one...

Mar 6 2017

The LaSalle Lift Station will provide a net savings of $17 million over the next 50 years. 

The...

Mar 6 2017

Rebuilding the 46-year-old center runway at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) involved more than just the pavement. To comply with...

RJN, prince george's county, sewer, project, about, washington
Sep 13 2016

RJN Group Inc. announced a contract with the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) for the Western Branch Sewer Basin in Prince George’s...

new york, city, sewer, sewage, EPA, plan, backups, basements
Sep 8 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued an Administrative Order to New York City requiring it to develop a plan to address...

Sep 2 2016

As Sven Platzer walked through the Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition & Conference in Miami...

Liberty Island water sewer replacement Hatch Mott Macdonald
Jun 2 2015

Construction has begun on a project to upgrade water and sewer lines serving Liberty Island, the site of the Statue of Liberty, in Upper New York...

RJN Group McKinney Texas
Jul 30 2014

The city of McKinney, Texas (located 32 miles northeast of Dallas) has undergone flow monitoring and is experiencing wet-weather peaking factors...

Ohio Department of Transportation culvert sewer
May 15 2014

Arched culverts made of bolted-together corrugated metal plates are a common feature in Ohio’s sewer infrastructure. “We have quite a...

RJN Lake County Illinois sanitary sewer
May 15 2014

Lake County, Ill., has been experiencing inflow/infiltration (I/I) in its sanitary sewer system during wet weather events. High rates of I/I can...

Global and Chinese Sewage Treatment Industry Report 2013 Researh and Markets
Nov 15 2013

A new report from Research and Markets provides in-depth information about the international sewage treatment industry, with emphasis on the...

Abu Dhabi Sewerage Services Strategic Tunnel Enhancement Program CH2M HILL
Nov 13 2013

Abu Dhabi Sewerage Services Co. (ADSSC) recently completed construction of its new main sewer tunnel—the primary feature of the city’s Strategic...

Jul 24 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice announced today that the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) has agreed...