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Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
Bob Crossen, Senior Managing Editor
Jul 21 2020clean water act
I've mentioned the importance of water equity and affordability before after Baltimore, Maryland, implemented a policy to that effect. They have only…
mackbook
An open source community provides SCADA users an online platform for sharing information and resources.
SponsoredJul 16 2020
SCADA operators and managers often work under tight deadlines to develop applications quickly. Open source communities that share information and…
Jul 8 2020Reverse Osmosis
What is Reverse Osmosis (RO)? Reverse Osmosis (RO) is a type of filtration that uses a semi-permeable, thin membrane with pores small enough for pure…
Jul 2 2020Young Pros
This year’s selection of Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) Young Pros are quite the achieved bunch. Many of them have accelerated to positions of…
Jun 12 2020Blowers
Chapmanville Water Department in Logan County, W.Va., provides the water distribution and wastewater treatment services in the town of Chapmanville,…
Carlsbad Desalination Plant
Carlsbad Desalination Plant
Jun 11 2020Plant Profile
Name: Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant Location: Carlsbad, California Size: 50 mgd Population served: 400,000 Equipment: Energy…
Jun 11 2020
Pumping System   Xylem has developed a technology that advances the wastewater sector with a smart, sustainable solution: the world’s first…
pump station
RiverSouth employees install a new MyDro 850 unit.
Jun 11 2020SCADA
Jack Wells has been the manager for RiverSouth Rural Water District for the last seven years. He was tasked with maintaining all facets of the…
Jun 11 2020Turbidimeters
The Greer Commission of Public Works (CPW) water treatment plant in Greenville County, South Carolina, stands on top of the south bank of the South…
Jun 11 2020Desalination
Magna Imperio Systems Corp. installed a water-treatment system at the Ventura County Waterworks District 16 Piru Wastewater Treatment Plant. The…
Jun 11 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
During times of crisis like the coronavirus pandemic, it pays off to have a strong crisis management and resiliency plan. When that plan requires…
Loïc Charpentier
Loïc Charpentier
Jun 11 2020Smart Water
COVID-19 is a wake-up call that reminds us that we are not well prepared for cross-boundary and cross-sectoral crises. Water knows no borders, and it…
Bob Crossen
Bob Crossen, Senior Managing Editor
Jun 11 2020
You’ll notice this June issue is a bit different than our normal buyer’s guide. This year we opted to include some editorial content at the expense…
Jun 8 2020
Location: Pinellas County, Florida Size: 6 mgd peak average daily flow, 4.695 mgd raw average daily flow Equipment: Ground storage tanks, elevated…
Server-centric SCADA systems
Server-centric SCADA systems offer unlimited clients, tags and devices, which helps utilities expand SCADA access to their entire team. Photo: © Zstock / Adobe Stock
SponsoredJun 4 2020
Modern SCADA systems offer utilities the opportunity to connect all of their systems across their organization, putting real-time data in the hands…
May 26 2020Activated Carbon Equipment
A group of over 4,700 compounds used in fire suppression foams, per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) can often be found at airports or air…
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…
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