Newsletter | May 6, 2014

05.06.14 -- SCADA Cybersecurity: What Every Water Utility Should Do Now To Prevent An Attack

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Precise Biogas Flow Measurement
By Scott Rouse, VP Product Management, Sierra Instruments
Renewable energy accounted for 13.2 percent of the domestically produced electricity in 2012. Among the sources of renewable energy is the production of biogas from landfill gas (LFG) or digester gas.


AMI System Propels 'City Of The Future'
By Badger Meter
In January 2014, the city of Meadows Place, TX, became the first city in Fort Bend County to fully convert to an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) fixed-network system. At the same time, the city also implemented a complete meter change-out for its 1,600 customers. Both projects represent large initiatives for the self-proclaimed “little city” that has a population of 4,600 citizens.


Technology For Groundwater Remediation At 75 Percent Cost Reduction
By MIOX Corporation
With more than three years of direct experience, MIOX is in a unique position to apply its expertise toward customer-specific optimization of Cl2/UV AOP treatment processes with the goal of reducing costs and improving safety.


Safe Drinking Water With UV Disinfection
By TrojanUV
The source water in Cudahy, a city just south of Milwaukee, is susceptible to contamination and significantly impacted by agricultural and urban runoff. After a Cryptosporidium outbreak in the early 1990s, improved water quality was vital. A UV solution proved to be the best fit for protection against the contaminant within a restrictive space.

From The Editor

SCADA Cybersecurity: What Every Water Utility Should Do Now To Prevent An Attack
Danger isn’t always obvious. Often the worst threats are the ones that go undetected— until they strike. 

Industry News

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Featured Downloads

iPERL Water Management System Fire Service Datasheet
With no moving parts, the Sensus iPERL water management system is based on innovative electromagnetic flow measurement technology.

STAR Network 3300 Water MTU Brochure
The 3300 Water MTU uses powerful STAR Network RF technology to transmit hourly interval usage data and two-way communication to the utility. The MTU supports up to eight-digit registers and delivers time-stamped reads on a time-synchronized network.

LeakMonitor: Permanent Leak Detection Datasheet
Pipelines are a valuable asset, and leakage or failure can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars in direct and indirect costs.

Modern MFG Vacuum Dewatering Box Datasheet
These vacuum-rated containers can be used to dewater solid sludges. They use a disposable filter cloth to enhance dewatering efficiency.

Aerzen AT Turbo Blowers Brochure
Aerzen AT Turbo Blowers are single-stage, high-speed turbo blowers designed for the lowest energy usage over a wide range of varying air flows and pressures.

HYBACS: Energy-Efficient Hybrid Activated-Sludge Technology Brochure
The HYBACS process is an innovative hybrid activated-sludge system that is well-suited for municipal and industrial WWTPs looking for an economical technology for capacity upgrades and nutrient removal capabilities.
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Emerson Process Management, Power & Water Solutions

CL17 Free Residual Chlorine Analyzer
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ST100 Series Gas Mass Flow Meters
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900 Chlorine Colorimeter
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3G Mobile AMR Solution
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Wireless Hydrant Pressure Recording
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xpdrainage Drainage Design Software
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Flygt Vertical Pumps
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R900 System
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Promag 53W
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