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Jan 10 2018
Chesapeake Bay is one of the most important bodies of water in the world and is the largest estuary in the U.S. Comprising 4,700 sq miles and…
Jan 10 2018
Without odor control, wastewater treatment plants have a characteristic smell. In most plants, anaerobic digestion is used in the treatment process,…
Jan 10 2018
Tanks are the backbone of most water and wastewater systems, and though the function of a tank as a storage vessel has not changed, the versatility…
Jan 10 2018
When buying a water storage tank, the configuration and selection process often is something that needs to be done in the early stages of project…
Jan 10 2018
Water resource recovery plants must monitor ammonium and orthophosphate. Permitted levels for these nutrients in effluent discharge are becoming…
Jan 10 2018
Oceanside is a scenic city of approximately 175,464 (according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2016 estimate) that is located approximately 40 miles…
Jan 10 2018
The need for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements has been well documented and discussed for decades. The U.S. Environmental…
Jan 10 2018
With the tax bill behind it, Congress’ focus likely is to turn to an infrastructure plan in the first quarter of 2018. President Donald J. Trump’s…
Jan 10 2018
Water industry leaders have tried to convey the urgency to address the country’s failing water infrastructure. Yet, the industry receives minimal…
Jan 9 2018
January. The start of a new year when we take stock of the last 365 days and set goals for the next 365. We all tend to resolve to do things better…
Jan 8 2018
In the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 1,200 km northeast of Perth, Roy Hill Iron Ore is developing an open-pit, bulk mining facility capable of…
Jan 8 2018
As water authorities tighten regulation and increase surcharges, the trend is for companies to treat and reduce their biological oxygen demand (BOD)…
Jan 8 2018
Dissolved air flotation (DAF) is widely applied to treat wastewater containing high pollution load that mainly is built up by solids and fat.…
Jan 8 2018
Landfill leachate is a notoriously complex and highly contaminated effluent stream with a reputation for being one of the most challenging…
Jan 8 2018
Located in Tacoma, Wash., the Urban Accessories foundry was a small family-operated facility sitting on 1.7 acres. Despite its best efforts to reduce…
Jan 8 2018
If you don’t believe in climate change—keep reading. If you do believe in climate change—keep reading. In my previous editorial letters, I discussed…
2017 Top Industrial Water & Wastewater Projects
2017 Top Industrial Water & Wastewater Projects
Dec 13 2017
Across various industrial sectors—food and beverage, oil and gas, mining, etc.—projects to update and maintain proper water and wastewater processes…
Dec 13 2017
If you are fortunate to have them, you may take two things for granted: fresh air and clean water. As you normalize them in your everyday life, it…
2017 Top Industrial Water & Wastewater Projects
2017 Top Industrial Water & Wastewater Projects
Dec 13 2017
While President Donald J. Trump’s infrastructure plan promises an influx of funding for infrastructure improvements for water and wastewater projects…
Dec 7 2017
Much of 2017 has been a year of uncertainty for business in the water and wastewater industry. Despite the mass media attention paid to the…
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