Treatment Plants

Wastewater spills in Niagara Falls
Oct 10 2017

A wastewater discharge blackened the water near the base of Niagara Falls. According to a Niagara Falls Water Board statement, a worker who had...

Canada town advised not to swim
Sep 19 2017

Local wastewater treatment has affected Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Due to upgrades and construction, the city’s water and sewer utility...

Evelyn Mahieu featured in W&WD
Sep 18 2017

A diverse set of talented women at the Prince...

Treatment plant profile
Sep 18 2017

Name: Robinson Wastewater Treatment Plant
Location: Robinson, Ill.
Size: 6.25 mgd...

Sep 18 2017

Water utilities are not only worried about their aging infrastructure; their aging workforce is increasingly becoming a top challenge. In the...

WEF honors awardees at WEFTEC
Sep 14 2017

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announced the 2017 WEF Awards recipients for...

Lake Erie may experience worsening algal blooms
Jul 24 2017

Early estimates by the National Centre for Research Quality showed algal blooms are expected to worsen in Lake Erie. Blooms are forecasted to be...

Guide provides information for helping low-income water customers
Jul 24 2017

To assist low-income households in the U.S. with rising water and wastewater rates, seven water associations issued a guide that assesses the...

Jul 7 2017

With water utilities facing growing challenges such as aging infrastructure, financial constraints, climate change and strict regulatory...

Applications due June 20 for Utility of the Future Today Recognition Program
May 30 2017

The application period has been extended to June 20 for the 2017 ...

Littelfuse announces new website portal for water/wastewater industry
Apr 27 2017

Littelfuse Inc., a circuit protection provider, announced a new website portal ...

Mar 30 2017

In Fairbanks, Alaska, the matter of water main replacement is not to be taken...

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Mar 24 2017

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Wastewater treatment plants provide an invaluable service to communities....

Mar 6 2017

Abase metals mine and mill in the U.S. faced new discharge limits on heavy metals and whole effluent toxicity (WET) that it could not meet using...

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Feb 15 2017

Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority’s (BJWSA) Purrysburg Water Treatment Plant has received the Presidents Award from the...

Jan 31 2017

The CB&I, Michael Baker Intl. and Gannett Fleming joint venture team today announced the completion of construction management...