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The "811 Emergency" study suggests universal standards for markings of utilities lines prior to digging for construction.
The "811 Emergency" study suggests universal standards for markings of utilities lines prior to digging for construction.
Jan 18 2022
Failures in the nation’s 811 system used to prevent damage to underground utility lines are costing $61 billion a year in waste and excess costs in…
Jan 13 2022
Overshadowed by infrastructure spending and other efforts, President Joe Biden has made a strong push to emphasize the importance of cybersecurity…
Dec 27 2021
Water treatment plants are crucial parts of local infrastructure, ensuring residents have ongoing access to safe, clean water for cooking, bathing,…
Dec 1 2021
The New Mexico Environment Department’s Occupational Health and Safety Bureau fined the city of Santa Fe about $32,000 for workplace safety…
Nov 16 2021
As the threat of ransomware has reached new heights in 2021, many water and wastewater organizations across the globe are doubling-down on their…
Oct 6 2021
The U.S. EPA announced that it expects to issue by Oct. 15th a $21.7 million grant funding opportunity to support small drinking water and wastewater…
lift station
Lift station buildings can be customized to fit their environment and match surrounding structures and equipment.
Sep 10 2021
Manufacturers have seen firsthand how a variety of customers design, specify, and install lift station buildings and controls. While the process is…
Aug 23 2021
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announced that every individual who attends WEFTEC 2021 in Chicago, Illinois, will be required to provide…
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Aug 23 2021
Did you know that ECT2 also treats water contaminated with 1,4-Dioxane and VOCs? Watch this video to learn about a long-term project treating…
Aug 19 2021
The Great Lakes Water Authority needs little introduction for industry professionals. It services 40% of Michigan’s drinking water, which can be…
Aug 3 2021
The U.S. EPA published preliminary Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) data about chemical releases, chemical waste management, and pollution prevention…
Aug 2 2021
One Water is the emphasis that all water has value, encouraging those in the water industry to work together to solve water challenges, whether these…
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Jun 18 2021
BILCO floor doors customized to meet unique size requirements, allow access to pumps and vaults for workers at a new lift station in Sarasota,…
Apr 20 2021
President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate 10 members of his administration to lead on climate and transportation matters across key…
water treatment plant
The Aqua Pennsylvania Bristol WTP is located on the Delaware River in Bristol Township and is neighbor to a residential neighborhood.
Apr 13 2021
Location: Bristol Township, Pennsylvania Size: 11 mgd rated capacity; 13 mgd peak waiver Equipment: rapid mixing, coagulation, floculation,…
Apr 5 2021
Manatee County, Florida, is under a state of emergency and more than 300 homes were ordered evacuated due to a leak at a wastewater reservoir,…
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Mar 22 2021
The LadderUP safety post makes fixed ladder access safer and more convenient. No more reaching for something to grab or fumbling for the ladder.  …
Mar 1 2021
A comprehensive water justice bill was introduced in both chambers of Congress to address water access, safety and affordability in the country on…
Feb 26 2021
Atlas Copco USA’s employee-driven Water for All program announced it will provide support to the state of Texas with fresh, clean drinking water in…
UV technology
Ultraviolet LEDs can be as small as the width of a blade of grass and still produce the correct frequency of light to disinfect water.
Feb 23 2021
Ultraviolet (UV) light technology for disinfection has seen a massive surge of interest in 2020. The evidence that UV can be deployed for air and…
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