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Taylor Williams writes on remote terminal units eliminating need to regularly read master meters
Taylor Williams writes on remote terminal units eliminating need to regularly read master meters.
May 1 2018
For the better part of nine years, Vivian Shaw has been the operator of Chautauqua County Rural Water District #4 (RWD4) in Kansas. The utility…
May 1 2018
Maintenance is a necessary evil that all wastewater facility owners and operators must address at various points in their facilities’ life cycles.…
May 1 2018
Residential and industrial water treatment dates back thousands of years. From the Egyptians purifying drinking water through coagulation techniques…
May 1 2018
Municipal water systems can be complex, with multiple pumps, tanks, valves and miles of pipelines. Unfortunately, in many municipalities, water…
May 1 2018
The Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) team is honored to receive a Jesse H. Neal award for its coverage of Hurricane Harvey. This award is considered…
May 1 2018
The Internet of Things (IoT) is revolutionizing the ways people interact with technology in their everyday lives. Likewise, the Industrial Internet…
Apr 25 2018
In April 2014, the city of Flint, Mich., in order to cut costs, switched its water supply sourced from Lake Huron and the Detroit River via the…
Apr 23 2018
The truck stops and travel centers dotted along North America’s highways have long been places of refuge for long-haul truck drivers and families…
Apr 23 2018
The challenge is not new, nor is it unique for an expanding business: grow the manufacturing space and grow the amount of product out the door…
Apr 23 2018
Replacing the electrodeionization (EDI) system at a power plant is not quite as simple as changing the batteries in a smoke alarm or installing new…
Apr 23 2018
The Grangemouth facility, located on the Firth of Forth in Scotland, is a petrochemical and crude oil refining plant that produces more than 1…
Apr 23 2018
Whether it is an anomalous string of unrelated events or indicative of a broader trend in mismanagement across the state, Michigan has been all over…
Apr 10 2018
When I started planning my print coverage for Cape Town, the situation in the coastal city seemingly was dire. The reservoir was expected to fall…
Apr 10 2018
I can recall, back in the early 1980s during my primary school years, being called by the headmaster of our school to attend a meeting with my fellow…
Apr 10 2018
In Cape Town, South Africa, Day Zero is a moving target. What once was seen as an inevitable has been pushed later and later in the year. However,…
Apr 10 2018
Everywhere around us, networks of water systems are storing, controlling and moving water from one place to another. However, with every twist and…
Apr 10 2018
Worland, a Wyoming city with a population of 8,000, recently used a point repair solution to rehabilitate 250 ft of 24-in. diameter clay pipe sewer…
Apr 10 2018
A RaceTrac gas station and convenience store in Central Florida was plagued with rising maintenance costs due to a problematic aerobic wastewater…
Apr 10 2018
Founded in 1870, the city of Copperas Cove is located in Central Texas, roughly 70 miles southwest of Waco. Copperas Cove is primarily a residential…
Apr 10 2018
Name: Southerly Wastewater Treatment Plant Location: Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio Size: 120 mgd Infrastructure: Renewable energy facility, primary settling…
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