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May 26 2020Activated Carbon Equipment
A group of over 4,700 compounds used in the manufacturing of non-stick and waterproof coatings, personal products and fire suppression foams, per-…
May 20 2020Drives, Variable-Speed
Variable speed drives have been used for more than 50 years to reduce electrical energy use. With the advance of Industry 4.0, the role of the drive…
May 20 2020Advanced Meter Reading (AMR)
Utility companies are at the forefront of the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution, with smart metering serving as a primary application. According to…
May 20 2020Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)
Automated Metering Infrastructure (AMI) technologies are proven solutions that provide water utilities with greater visibility and control over their…
sampling methods
Current sampling methods can be infrequent and can require several days, weeks or months before the results return to indicate an issue or problem. Real-time water quality monitoring can address that issue head on.
May 20 2020Lead
Many cities in the U.S. have a lead contamination problem in their drinking water. This represents a serious threat to human health, particularly…
Jon Watson
Jon Watson, VP of Emarosa Engineering Inc.
May 20 2020Data, SCADA
The safe delivery of drinking water and wastewater depends on municipalities, cities and private utilities. Increasingly, regulatory authorities and…
Megan Glover
Megan Glover, CEO of 120WaterAudit
May 20 2020
There’s been a lot of talk about smart water in the last few years, as water systems look for efficient ways to monitor water quality, automate meter…
May 20 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
Coronavirus. Coronavirus. Coronavirus. It has dominated the news cycle for the better part of the past two months, and it looks as though it will…
May 18 2020
Across industries, thermoplastic filtration systems can present many advantages over metal filtration options. While some opt for metals for high…
May 15 2020Smart Water
Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) has been providing water and electricity to the city of Riverside, California, since 1895. As an innovative public…
old town winter
Pressure reducing valves are used throughout Park City, Utah’s system to regulate flows using pressure zones. Real-time monitoring of these zones helps address issues and problems before they become a crisis for the community or individual customers.
May 15 2020Smart Water
In our ever-evolving technology landscape, the ability to adapt quickly can be a major asset. This is one reason why water utilities consider making…
May 14 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
COVID-19 swept across the globe in late 2019 and early 2020, resulting in events cancellations, business closures, and project delays, among other…
Control rooms can centralize information in a smart system for ease of monitoring and control.
Control rooms can centralize information in a smart system for ease of monitoring and control.
May 12 2020Smart Water
The water sector is notoriously slow to adopt new equipment and technologies for various reasons. Risk-avoidance, clunky procurement procedures and…
Remote access via modern SCADA systems has revolutionized the way utilities operate
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SponsoredMay 11 2020
Maintenance issues and major weather events can happen anywhere and at any time, and time is critical to avoiding a costly breakdown. For Allen…
May 4 2020Water Recycling & Reuse
Why Water is Life Did you know that water is needed in almost everything we use, we do, and we eat? Table 1 shows a summary of how much water we use…
Apr 29 2020Ultrasonic Flowmeters
Process water and wastewater operations play an important role in an increasingly demanding industrial environment. Selecting proper flow…
Apr 29 2020Pipe Repair Clamps/Sleeves/Taps
The flat gasket repair clamp is often seen as the jack-of-all-trades product for fixing industrial pipes. No matter what the issue, there is…
Apr 29 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
During this time of uncertainty, I hope that I can provide some information to help you all guide decisions throughout 2020. In late March to early…
Apr 28 2020Regulations
What Was the Case About? This case hinges on whether The County of Maui, Hawaii requires a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) …
Apr 27 2020
In 2016, as City Water Light and Power (CWLP) was preparing for the latest rulings to the Effluent Limit Guidelines (ELG) addressing tighter limits…
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