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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…
Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
May 13 2021Contaminants
Can you feel the energy? The month of March was filled with big hitter news stories regarding the future of the water industry on a weekly basis. We…
SponsoredMay 10 2021SCADA Systems
When organizations talk about implementing security measures for their SCADA system, “most folks want everything fully secured,” says Kevin McClusky…
May 3 2021What is... Articles
Filtration is one of the core stages of water and wastewater treatment every industry professional should know about and understand. So what exactly…
Apr 29 2021Coronavirus COVID-19
Results of a three-week survey conducted by Water & Wastes Digest on its Weekly eNews show respondents are interested in returning to live events…
Apr 28 2021Young Pros
Water & Wastes Digest annually highlights 10 inspirational people under the age for 40 who are leaders, drivers, influencers and advocates for…
dirty-water
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Apr 16 2021Suspended Solids Monitors
Those looking to better understand tap water quality and chemistry, may yet be unfamiliar with total suspended solids (TSS). However, TSS is a common…
water treatment plant
The Aqua Pennsylvania Bristol WTP is located on the Delaware River in Bristol Township and is neighbor to a residential neighborhood.
Apr 13 2021Plant Profile
Location: Bristol Township, Pennsylvania Size: 11 mgd rated capacity; 13 mgd peak waiver Equipment: rapid mixing, coagulation, floculation,…
Apr 13 2021Sludge Collectors
As part of the Chesapeake Bay Restoration Act’s Enhanced Nutrient Removal (ENR) initiative, the Marlay-Taylor Water Reclamation facility, a regional…
Apr 13 2021Software, Infrastructure Management
For utilities, serving customers goes beyond supplying the service they have contracted. It means providing those customers simple and frictionless…
texas water supply
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Apr 13 2021Water Distribution Management
As the saying goes, “Everything is bigger in Texas.” In 2017, the state was host to the wettest cyclone in the continental United States, Hurricane…
sewage-bypass
The bypasss pumps for the project needed to not only divert flow but also handle unseasonal infiltration from wet-weather events.
Apr 13 2021Pumps, Bypass
When a city with almost half a million residents needed to undergo a large-scale infrastructure and sewer rehabilitation project, it knew it would…
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