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Nov 16 2020
Approximately 9.3 million gallons of untreated wastewater spilled from a sewer manhole on Nov. 12, according to a release from the city of Greensboro…
Nov 11 2020
The city and county of Honolulu, Hawaii, embarked on an extensive wastewater facility expansion and improvement project to reduce the frequency and…
Nov 11 2020
In Los Angeles, where one-fifth of the city’s water pipes were installed before 1931, deteriorating, leaking sewer lines are a regular occurrence.…
Nov 10 2020
The village of Patchogue is known for its lively downtown of retail avenues, bars and restaurants. As the village’s popularity has grown, so too have…
Nov 2 2020
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $891 million to modernize rural drinking water and wastewater infrastructure in 43 states. “…
Oct 23 2020
The City of San Mateo, California, in partnership with Foster City, has earned in its application for a $277 million Water Infrastructure Finance and…
Oct 9 2020
Let it sink in, just for a moment, that there is a day affectionately known as “Imagine a Day Without Water.” Not “Water Day,” what would seem like…
Oct 7 2020
SulfiLogger A/S, has developed a new sensor technology that delivers new and better insights into the hydrogen sulfide challenge by measuring…
DuroMaxx SRPE is resistant to corrosive effluent, and smooth inner walls allow for minimum slope designs and longer runs.
DuroMaxx SRPE is resistant to corrosive effluent, and smooth inner walls allow for minimum slope designs and longer runs.
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Oct 1 2020
The City of College Station, Texas, home of Texas A&M University, desired to expand the Lick Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) from its…
Sep 23 2020
Located in Bayview Hunters Point, California, the Southeast Treatment Plant (SEP) is in the midst of a mixed industrial, commercial and residential…
Sep 23 2020
The Mesopotamians were the first to install clay pipes for sewage collection around 4,000 BCE. Since then, mankind has relied on gravity to take…
The lightweight DuroMaxx® SRPE Storage Tank was easily lifted and set in place.
The lightweight DuroMaxx® SRPE Storage Tank was easily lifted and set in place.
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Sep 22 2020
Bosque Brewing Company is a microbrewery based in New Mexico that strives to produce not only great tasting beer but also create jobs and contribute…
Sep 9 2020
About 90 miles east of Columbus, Ohio, lies the village of Lore City, incorporated in 1906. Sewage collection and treatment in the village was…
Conversion of the traditional pump station to a booster pump station.
Conversion of the traditional pump station to a booster pump station.
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Sep 3 2020
JEA, formerly Jacksonsonville Electric Authority, ranks among the nation’s largest and most efficient community-owned electric, water and sewer…
Workers at the Atherton Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Workers at the Atherton Wastewater Treatment Plant.
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Sep 1 2020
Built in the 1980s, Little Blue Valley Sewer District operates Atherton, which was designed to reduce the primary process chain to preliminary bar…
Flygt submersible mixer prevents buildup.
Flygt submersible mixer prevents buildup.
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Sep 1 2020
The City of Reno, NV, has long battled the buildup of fats, oils, and grease in the wetwells of wastewater lift stations in the valleys within this…
Two Flygt propeller-style submersible pumps were installed at the stormwater pump station.
Two Flygt propeller-style submersible pumps were installed at the stormwater pump station.
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Sep 1 2020
Because of its low-lying location on the New Jersey side of the Hudson River, the city of Hoboken, New Jersey, has struggled for generations with…
Flygt pumps ready for installation at the Chihuahuita Storm Sewer Pump Station.
Flygt pumps ready for installation at the Chihuahuita Storm Sewer Pump Station.
Sep 1 2020
The city of El Paso, Texas lies on the tip of the Chihuahuan desert, and it is not uncommon for a year’s worth of rain to occur in a matter of days…
Installing the 4320 mixer.
Installing the 4320 mixer.
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Aug 31 2020
The Ypsilanti Community Utilities Authority (YCUA) was formed in 1974 when the Charter Township of Ypsilanti and the City of Ypsilanti combined their…
A short distance from the taxiway, pumps and piping were placed by crane at the job site.
A short distance from the taxiway, pumps and piping were placed by crane at the job site.
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Aug 31 2020
Canada’s Region of Peel is a permanent home to more than 1 million people and a temporary stopover for another 20 million air travelers who pass…
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