All Whitepapers

Jul 19 2019
Driven by tight budgets and competing needs for limited CAPEX funds, wastewater treatment plants are increasingly looking to reduce their operating…
Jul 17 2019
Whether legacy long-chain PFAS or modern PFAS, both demonstrate the same stability and mobility in the environment. Due to its mobility in ground and…
Jul 16 2019
As water is increasingly being recognized as a high-value commodity, aging assets present a major threat to organizations that treat and deliver it.…
Jul 11 2019
Demand response programs pay large energy consumers for agreeing to reduce consumption when the electric grid is under duress. Those that can rely on…
Jun 18 2019
Wastewater treatment plants use numerous pumps throughout their processes. Losing a pump to dry running conditions is not only expensive, but risks…
Apr 1 2019
New philosophies are required for a new age of industry. Real-time information in appropriate business terms, combined with asset performance…
Mar 8 2019
The harmful effects of UV degradation are a key concern for any engineer designing and building equipment for outdoor applications. Nonmetallic…
Feb 21 2019
Non-revenue water (NRW) and, in particular, water loss through leakage has become an increasing priority focus for water utilities around the world.…
Dec 27 2018
The overall wastewater treatment process is complex, and each step is integral to ensuring water is properly purified. Blower air is an important…
Dec 5 2018
Activated sludge systems have been cornerstones of wastewater treatment for more than 100 years. This biological process uses suspended-growth…
Nov 28 2018
A manufacturer of wireless handset chips in the United States—whose products include power amplifiers, front-end modules and radio frequency products…
Nov 6 2018
Ozone is widely used in drinking water treatment because of the excellent disinfection and oxidation qualities it possesses. It is recommended to use…
Nov 2 2018
“We knew our biggest problem was [our] lift stations; we just didn’t know exactly what to do about it.” The words of Jon Brown, sewer system…
Nov 2 2018
In 2006, Hess Collection Winery in northern California started up a new 37.8-cu-meter-per-day (10,000-gpd) membrane bioreactor (MBR). Wineries in…
Oct 28 2018
The wide range of low-pressure technology available offers numerous choices when it comes to efficiently meeting the needs of low-pressure…
Oct 10 2018
New developments make a re-examination of free chlorine measurement important to every water plant. You can have it all—a better disinfection method…
Sep 10 2018
Energy is the single highest operating cost in a wastewater treatment plant, with energy to operate blowers for aeration being the single highest…
Sep 5 2018
The Volumetric Mixer Manufactures Bureau (VMMB) initiated a study to compare the quality of concrete produced by means of a volumetric mixer with…
Aug 20 2018
After more than a decade of study, one U.S. municipality discovered a large discrepancy in the cost of operation for its two primary types of systems…
Jul 10 2018
Produce washing and equipment clean-in-place (CIP) systems play a vital role in food processing plants, ensuring that fruits and vegetables are clean…
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