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For projects where pumps are necessary to keep services running while another pump is out for repairs, rental pumps provide an opportunity to maintain service without a permanent purchase
For projects where pumps are necessary to keep services running while another pump is out for repairs, rental pumps provide an opportunity to maintain service without a permanent purchase.
Aug 5 2019
From emergency water removal and temporary bypass systems, to dewatering construction or mining sites, an increasing number of industries and…
Aug 5 2019
The discovery of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) decades ago ushered in an entirely new and diverse family of chemicals. The strong…
Aug 5 2019
Nearly 50 years since the Clean Water ACT (CWA) passage in the early 1970s, many communities have not met CWA goals and continue to pollute. CWA…
Aug 5 2019
The need to upgrade an aging lagoon system in Utah presented a growing community with an ideal opening to prepare its wastewater treatment plant for…
Figure 1: The six goals of the one water approach. Stakeholders—whether public or private—must keep these six goals in mind when addressing issues of water that affect them and the communities in which they are located.
Figure 1: The six goals of the one water approach. Stakeholders—whether public or private—must keep these six goals in mind when addressing issues of water that affect them and the communities in which they are located.
Aug 5 2019
Engineers and operators know all too well that water is the defining issue of our time. The 21st century is unfolding an unparalleled, complex set of…
Aug 5 2019
Aging infrastructure is not only a problem with roads and bridges; it also affects water and wastewater treatment plants. Many of these plants are at…
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…
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