RESILIENCY SOLUTIONS & INSIGHT FOR UTILITY MANAGERS
Keeping Corrosion At Bay
A metallically-pure, stress-free surface provides optimum corrosion protection for wastewater treatment plants. Here’s how to get there.
People Leverage Technology To Transform Plant Processes
Regardless of how the many wastewater treatment plants across North America and the world are configured, their missions are the same. At the core of their operations, these facilities are charged with maximizing the efficiency of managing their wastewater and water resources.
Drought Forum Webinar: The Growing Demand For Re-Used And Brackish Water
The Western Governors' Drought Forum webinar “Once Marginal, Now Crucial: The Growing Demand for Re-used, Produced, and Brackish Water” explores the technological and regulatory obstacles to utilizing re-used, produced, and brackish water.
Water Tanks And Severe Weather
Severe weather can be devastating, and, according to numerous weather sources, is occurring more frequently and widespread.
UAE’s Rain Enhancement Program Addresses Key Technical Challenges
Some regional governments are looking at rain enhancement as an under-explored option for arid and semi-arid countries to strengthen their water sustainability.
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A Water Network For Economic Vitality
Those in the water industry know water is essential for life and brings economic value, but the economic role of water is often not as well understood by the general public. This paper reviews the history and development of our transportation, electrical, and energy infrastructure and then presents a plan for our nation’s water to be augmented from where we have it abundantly to where we badly need it.
VSD Value: Why You Should Invest In Variable Speed Drives
A Q&A with Matthew Gormley and Gerald Dixon of Schneider Electric, who explain the functionality, operational advantages, and cost savings associated with variable speed drives (VSDs).
7 Things To Consider Before A Smart Meter Rollout
More than 45% of installed water meters in North America are equipped with automated meter reading technology, according to a recent IHS Technology 2014 report (“Water Meters Report – 2014”).
Sensor Maintenance Made Easy With Predictive Diagnosis
As winter sets in across the country, those trips outside to take a reading or conduct scheduled maintenance on your water quality instruments aren’t quite so inviting. But what if your instruments could save you the trip? Predictive diagnosis is set to become the operator’s new best friend.
4 Signs You Are Ready To Upgrade Your Wastewater Treatment Plant
There are a whole variety of reasons why operators and managers come to the decision that its time to upgrade their wastewater treatment plants.
Water And Wastewater Utilities At High Risk Of Cyberattack
Federal cybersecurity overseers at the Homeland Security Department say they received 159 reports last year involving "vulnerabilities in control systems components.
WateReuse Applauds Federal Funding For Water Reuse Projects
The WateReuse Association applauds Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell’s recent announcement that the federal government will invest $50M in water reuse and conservation projects in 12 western states.
Drought Driving Greater Reliance On Wastewater Reuse In California
After four years of drought and mixed results from efforts to roll back water use, the scale of California’s water crisis has brought the state to the brink of massive investments in water supply, including desalination, water diversion, and water treatment.
Registration Is Now Open For Great Water Cities: Collaborating For A Resilient Future
Registration is now open for the next installment of the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) Great Water Cities dialogue series. Great Water Cities: Collaborating for a Resilient Future, organized with Greater New Orleans, Inc. and the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans, will be held July 21-22 at the Tulane University Lavin-Bernick Center.
Innovyze Debuts InfoWorks ICM Executive Suite Edition, Most Comprehensive Watershed Management Technology Release Ever
Planning, designing, operating, optimizing and sustaining safe and reliable drainage systems just got faster, easier and more accurate, thanks to the expanded array of features and advanced functionality of industry-leading InfoWorks ICM.
Committed To Information Security, Badger Meter Takes The Lead With New Certifications
Badger Meter, a leading global innovator and manufacturer of flow measurement and control solutions, recently announced that it has obtained certification of its Information Security Management System (ISMS) under ISO 27001 and met the Service Organization Control (SOC) reporting framework of SOC 2.
Bureau Of Reclamation Releases Two Funding Opportunity Announcements To Promote Drought Contingency Planning And Resiliency Projects
The Bureau of Reclamation released two funding opportunity announcements recently under its new Drought Response Program, to help water users develop drought contingency plans and build long-term drought resiliency.
AWWA And Water Community Encourage Protecting Water Infrastructure As Drinking Water Week Concludes
As Drinking Water Week concludes, the American Water Works Association joins water professionals across North America in urging consumers to evaluate how they currently value, use and access water, and how to protect it into the future.
CH2M Releases Updated Flood Modeller Pro Software
CH2M is pleased to announce the release of Flood Modeller Pro 4.0, the latest upgrade to its industry leading flood modelling software.
NOAA Study Finds Marshes, Reefs, Beaches Can Enhance Coastal Resilience
The resilience of U.S. coastal communities to storms, flooding, erosion and other threats can be strengthened when they are protected by natural infrastructure such as marshes, reefs, and beaches, or with hybrid approaches, such as a “living shoreline”-- a combination of natural habitat and built infrastructure, according to a new NOAA study.