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Jun 18 2021Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)
As communities continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, sustainability has emerged as a top priority amongst cities and townships. With minor…
SponsoredJun 17 2021SCADA Systems
The learning curve for implementing new SCADA software can be steep, and the right training tools can be critical for a team to hit the ground…
Jun 16 2021Storm Water
The Francisco Street Reservoir in San Francisco dates to the 1850s will do double duty as a source of non-potable water in addition to being a public…
Jun 16 2021What is... Articles
Sodium hypochlorite (SH) is a household chemical that has been widely used since the 18th century. It’s a chlorine compound and has several…
Jun 15 2021
The lead article in this issue of Industrial WWD is one of critical importance for industrial users, as it specifically highlights regulations and…
Jun 15 2021Power, Oil & Gas
With aging water infrastructure, one often faces dwindling efficiency, insufficient capacity, and lost abilty to meet new regulations. A decades old…
Jun 15 2021Industrial Water
Designing a new lining project is anything but straightforward. It is not a matter of simply measuring and applying; rather, it requires identifying…
Jun 15 2021Pumps, Leachate
Operators of the Three Rivers Regional Landfill (“Three Rivers”) desired a simple on-site solution for managing landfill leachate. Critical elements…
Jun 15 2021Storm Water
Industrial producers who have not yet complied with the stronger storm water discharge regulations suggested as guidelines by previous versions of…
Jun 1 2021What is... Articles
What is granular activated carbon used for?  Granular activated carbon (GAC) generally is an organic carbon filtration media — wood, coconut shells,…
May 21 2021Valves
The selection criteria for a suitable valve is a significant task when designing a fluid control system. The task becomes more rigorous when the…
May 14 2021Plant Profile
Surrounded by expansive, rugged peaks and waterfalls, the town of Telluride, Colorado, is home to a population of about 2,473 people. The town is in…
pipeline rehabilitation
It is critical to understand the traffic flow when creating a plan to rehabilitate pipe under a road way. Just as important is determining other utilities in the area.
May 14 2021Pipeline Rehabilitation
No utility wants to shut off service or advise its customers to boil water. No one wants to shut down traffic on busy streets or hear that area…
May 14 2021Pumps
Most of the water used in Southern California comes from outside the region, and much of it is supplied by the Metropolitan Water District of…
May 14 2021What is... Articles
What is Turbidity? If you’re researching the common drinking water contaminants, you may have heard of turbidity. Turbidity isn’t actually a…
May 13 2021Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)
The Internet of Things (IOT) plays a significant role in enabling a fully interconnected smart city with intelligent infrastructure, services,…
water quality
Virtual design and construction, augmented reality, and virtual reality open new doors for designing and constructing infrastructure projects.
May 13 2021Smart Water
Digital solutions are changing the way that clean, safe drinking water is delivered, infrastructure is maintained, and customers are served. As…
May 13 2021Smart Water
Water is one of the most essential requirements for human health, environmental sustainability, and economic development. We cannot live without it,…
Kevin Morley
Kevin Morley, manager of federal relations for AWWA
May 13 2021Onsite Wastewater Systems
The principle of resilience reminds me of Aesop’s fable about the ants and the grasshopper. In the story, the ants diligently worked all summer to…
May 13 2021Contaminants
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, are perhaps the most perplexing pollutants federal and state legislators and regulatory agencies have…
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