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Aug 5 2019
The world is enduring a water crisis at the hands of rising demand, prevalent leaks, reduction in supply and an uptick in droughts, and businesses,…
Aug 5 2019
Public schools, hospitals and parks vie to receive funding for critical upgrades and other modernization efforts, which has stretched municipal…
When tightening the bolts for a torque tube and floor stand, it is critical to apply the correct amount of torque to each bolt based on its size.
When tightening the bolts for a torque tube and floor stand, it is critical to apply the correct amount of torque to each bolt based on its size.
Aug 5 2019
A floorstand assembly is used to elevate an actuator above the valve it operates in cases where the valve is submerged or inaccessible to personnel.…
Combining gap analysis with GIS for asset management correlates data points for operators to see the status of their assets during their period of use.
Combining gap analysis with GIS for asset management correlates data points for operators to see the status of their assets during their period of use.
Aug 5 2019
Asset management has become a buzzword in the water and wastewater industry over the last decade. As many of communities continue to grow, society…
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Mary Scott Nabers is president and CEO of Stratigic Partnerships.
Aug 5 2019
It seems that most people first began to realize there are serious water problems in the U.S. when news of Flint, Mich., broke. However, the country’…
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Bob Crossen, managing editor of WWD.
Aug 5 2019
As of press time, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act, which included language about per- and…
Jason Hamlin
Cross-platform compatibility gives users like Jason Hamlin the freedom to try new configurations.
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Aug 1 2019
Legacy supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems are typically built to be platform-dependent, meaning they can only run on a…
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…
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