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Henry Palechek
For Henry Palechek, open standards provided a solution for a data entry pain point at a water district in California.
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Jul 9 2019
Maintaining a consistent flow of data across the enterprise can be challenging, especially for utilities with old supervisory control and data…
The interior’s expenses reached nearly $10 million.
The interior’s expenses reached nearly $10 million.
Jul 9 2019
Location: Basel, Switzerland Size: 10,000 cu meters Infrastructure: pumps, ultrafiltration, membranes, oxidation reactors, ozone generators    In…
By using a system map like this and overlaying satellite imagery data with potential leak locations, utilities can more specifically target problem areas for water loss and leaks.
By using a system map like this and overlaying satellite imagery data with potential leak locations, utilities can more specifically target problem areas for water loss and leaks.
Jul 9 2019
Water utilities across the country struggle with aging infrastructure that results in water loss from leaks. The cost to rehabilitate or replace pipe…
South Walton Utility Co. Inc. installed advanced metering infrastructure as a means to better understand its infrastructure and to monitor its backflow preventers to reduce replacement frequency.
South Walton Utility Co. Inc. installed advanced metering infrastructure as a means to better understand its infrastructure and to monitor its backflow preventers to reduce replacement frequency.
Jul 9 2019
Miramar Beach, Fla., is a community located on the Gulf of Mexico known as the Emerald Coast. Situated in the southern part of Walton County and east…
Jul 9 2019
Although named for the idyllic garden of the Old Testament, the city of Eden, N.C., has battled infrastructure challenges that have been anything but…
Jul 8 2019
New disinfectants come to market because of their potential to reduce health or ecological impacts compared to traditional methods, or they may…
Jul 8 2019
Water is a natural carrier of disease-causing pathogens, including many that impact human health, such as E.coli and Giardia. Over the course of…
This dashboard report depicts a filter backwash cycle summary for a drinking water treatment plant. The municipality was concerned with improving its sand filter consistency, and advanced analytics like those shown were used to develop an efficient program to achieve that goal.
This dashboard report depicts a filter backwash cycle summary for a drinking water treatment plant. The municipality was concerned with improving its sand filter consistency, and advanced analytics like those shown were used to develop an efficient program to achieve that goal.
Jul 8 2019
In water and wastewater treatment plants and facilities, managers have a flood of data to inform their decisions. Supervisory control and data…
Jul 8 2019
Rehabilitation of corrugated metal pipe (CMP) storm water culverts is a common task in any sewer network, but several factors in a recent Waukon,…
Jul 8 2019
Although erupting volcanoes are not often associated with positive results, the Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority (AMAFCA) is…
Jul 8 2019
Fort Worth, Texas, is the 15th largest city in the U.S. and provides water and sewer services to more than 1.2 million North Texas residents. Its…
Jul 8 2019
The typical lift station bypass requires a primary and a backup sound-attenuated centrifugal or hydraulic pump. These units pump from the influent…
Jul 8 2019
The first half of 2019 was marked by two deadly and notable instances of gun violence in the water and wastewater industry. The first was the tragic…
Tonya Chandler is vice president of sales and marketing for Anue Water Technologies
Tonya Chandler, vice president of sales and marketing for Anue Water Technologies.
Jul 8 2019
Bacon! Who does not love bacon? Collection system operators, that’s who. With or without wipes, fats, oils and grease (FOG) are the bane of…
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Bob Crossen, managing editor of WWD.
Jul 8 2019
According to the National Safety Council, there were 882,730 exposures to workplace violence in 2017, and those events resulted in 18,400 injuries…
Jul 5 2019
The 900 Series monitor and controller combines flexibility, accuracy and reliability. The screen is 3.5 in., resistive and intuitive. Its measurement…
Jul 5 2019
Shepard Energy Centre is located in Calgary, AB, Canada. Operations began March 2015 and the center can generate more than 800 MW of electricity to…
Jul 5 2019
Evaporation is not only a natural phenomenon, but also a clean separation technology that has been recognized as a powerful technique for several…
Reusing treated wastewater would aid in the battle against water scarcity.
Reusing treated wastewater would aid in the battle against water scarcity.
Jul 5 2019
Municipalities and industrial organizations alike face a number of challenges both old and new. Many challenges involve the use of water in varied…
Carbon steel treated with 10 ppm ative FFA for one hour. Treated coupon shows a significant difference in contact angle of water droplets, signifying a hydrophobic surface.
Carbon steel treated with 10 ppm ative FFA for one hour. Treated coupon shows a significant difference in contact angle of water droplets, signifying a hydrophobic surface.
Jul 5 2019
In recent years, there has been growing interest in the use of filming amines in a variety of water treatments applications. Although filming amines…
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