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Today, water utilities are able to monitor their entire distribution system from the comforts of their own control rooms
The digital advancements in leak detection, pressure management and smart metering have given utilities more options to address aging infrastructure, waning legacy knowledge due to retirements and better overall operation of their water systems.
Jan 9 2019
U.S. water infrastructure is rated D+ by the American Society of Civil Engineers, and according to the American Water Works Assn., 240,000 main…
Jan 9 2019
The construction of a new potable water pipeline was critical for residents of the bucolic Pennsylvania Amish country because local supply wells were…
A semiconductor chip manufacturer determined that blending chemicals on-site would be more cost-effective for its operations, so it sought a complete system from a manufacturer.
A semiconductor chip manufacturer determined that blending chemicals on-site would be more cost-effective for its operations, so it sought a complete system from a manufacturer.
Jan 7 2019
For equipment designers in processing industries, there are aspects of any system that are more functional in nature, yet still critical. This…
Ensuring a pump can purge  off-gassing with an air vent can help with sodium hypochlorite handling applications.
Ensuring a pump can purge off-gassing with an air vent can help with sodium hypochlorite handling applications.
Jan 7 2019
The use of sodium hypochlorite is common in many industrial applications. Its uses includes bleaching, cleaning, disinfecting, deodorizing and water…
A computer glitch at a filtration plant may have allowed minerals to seep into the water turning the water brown in Lake Station, Ind.
A computer glitch at a filtration plant may have allowed minerals to seep into the water turning the water brown in Lake Station, Ind.
Dec 27 2018
In Lake Station, Ind., residents have noticed brown-tinted waters. According to CBS Chicago, officials say it is supposedly safe to drink. A supposed…
Hu Honua Bioenergy is being fined $25,000 for discharging industrial wastewater into the ocean by the Hawaii State Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch
Hu Honua Bioenergy is being fined $25,000 for discharging industrial wastewater into the ocean by the Hawaii State Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch.
Dec 20 2018
The Hawaii State Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch (DOH) is fining Hu Honua Bioenergy $25,000 for discharging industrial wastewater into the…
 A natural gas well on the Canyons of Ancient National Monument in colorado overflowed a tank after a valve was stuck open
A natural gas well on the Canyons of Ancient National Monument in Colorado overflowed a tank after a valve was stuck open.
Dec 10 2018
In Montezuma County, Colo., a gas well spilled about 3,150 gal of wastewater onto the ground at the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in Oct…
Dec 5 2018
The City of Farmington Hills is the second-largest city in Oakland County, Mich., with a population of more than 80,000. Most of the city has…
Missouri award grants up to $50,000 for communities with a population of 10,000 or less
Missouri award grants up to $50,000 for communities with a population of 10,000 or less.
Nov 12 2018
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will be assisted by a $48,000 grant to help the city of Carl Junction in evaluating its wastewater…
Nov 2 2018
The process when a power failure occurs and what that means to a utility’s water treatment plant operator is an enormous task. The operator has to…
Oct 4 2018
Growers throughout the San Joaquin Valley use sulfuric acid to reduce irrigation water pH. The Plast-O-Matic corrosion-resistant RVDT valve provides…
Sep 10 2018
Water is among the world’s most essential natural resources. Just as it aids in the development of human life and agricultural products, water is…
Aug 29 2018
The QuadroSphere ball valve has over 20 years proven experience as a trunnion ball valve in applications where typical trunnion ball valves…
Jul 1 2018
Model 2060 is a 2-in. flanged plastic control valve designed to handle corrosive fluids. It features a body of either PVDF or polypropylene and an…
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…
Nov 6 2017
Installing a valve matrix with Alfa Laval Unique Mixproof Valves brings product safety with good cleaning conditions and no risk of cross-…
Sep 27 2017
Patoka Lake Regional Water & Sewer District (PLRWSD) serves 11 counties in southern Indiana with a population of around 130,000. Water is…
Sep 24 2017
The V-Lock device limits access to in-ground valves in the water distribution system. It is designed to fit on the 2-in. operating nut and remains in…
Aug 9 2017
Adding electronic instrumentation and automation to a water management system can provide a number of benefits, but it can seem daunting when users…
Jun 23 2017
EZ Valve permanent insertion valves and temporary line stops may be installed by Advanced Valve Technologies Inc. (AVT) or by water professionals who…
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