When you prepare the Thanksgiving meal, do you ask each person to make a dish of their choosing, with no coordination for an overall cohesive meal? Probably not. Most likely, you plan, because you want everything to fit together.
Carollo Engineers unveils an ambitious plan to turn one of America’s most water-stressed cities into a model of sustainability and resiliency.
The issue of water supply is high on the agenda of the South African government.
In 2002, a catastrophic wildfire that burned 138,000 acres of forest made Denver’s drinking water supply run black with ash and soil. Cleanup of infrastructure damage, debris and erosion cost more than $25 million, while the fire-ravaged landscape caused increased flooding that wreaked havoc on water infrastructure and roads for years.
A recent workshop from the U.S. EPA helped utilities gauge their preparedness for emergencies that could knock out water and wastewater services.
Clarifiers are an important component of the wastewater treatment process. However, between corrosion, maintenance, and changes in flow, it can be difficult to keep a clarifier operating at peak performance. In addition, changes in effluent regulations may require upgrades to meet new, more stringent requirements.
Choosing a technology provider to supply a solution for water or wastewater treatment is no small task. Frankly, there’s a lot at stake, from large sums of money to the efficacy of an entire operation hinging on the right decision. But with so many options out there, what qualities do you need to look for to guarantee you’re making the right choice? To get an answer, Water Online spoke with Fred Siino from KLa Systems.
Laboratory technicians are continually pressured to perform more analyses with greater accuracy and better data management. Quality assurance and control are paramount, and customers need results quickly.
Water and wastewater systems must meet stringent regulatory requirements. Accurate, precise, and timely laboratory testing is key to meeting regulations. As permit limits approach — or even go beyond — method detection limits, the ability to customize analyses and train technicians in new techniques is more important than ever.
To achieve its plan to double the Company’s reach, Evoqua is looking to add to its team and ensure it continues to have the best talent in the industry.
Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, recently announced the launch of its next generation EcoStruxure architecture and platform to deliver IoT-enabled solutions at scale for building, grid, industry and data center customers.
The International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) announced its keynote speakers for Environmental Connection 2017 – IECA’s Annual Conference, the premier educational event for the erosion, sediment control and stormwater industry, taking place February 21-24, 2017 in Atlanta.
The expertise of chain drive specialists at Tsubaki UK is being called upon to help manage winter water levels, particularly in low lying parts of the country. The aim is to control river flows and reduce the instances of flooding which is becoming increasingly important as climate change is leading to warmer, wetter weather.
A woman in Florida has been accused of tampering with wastewater infrastructure at various locations.
Dating back to 1950, it was believed that economic growth was inextricably linked to the nation's carbon dioxide emissions.
The new Wescott Park in Northbrook was formally opened Tuesday with a beautifully maintained ball field, bike path, landscaping and nearly 70 new trees and 50 shrubs, but it's the upgrades below the surface that will really improve the park and surrounding community.
Authorities in southeast Indiana have cautioned those responsible for breaking into a local wastewater treatment plant to check into a doctor’s office as quickly as possible.
Ever since Hurricane Matthew struck last month, there have been steady reports of the destruction that it has brought in its wake. For example, many spills of improperly treated wastewater have been reported by utilities during the storm.
Mott MacDonald is developing 16 evidence-based case studies for the World Bank’s Water Global Practice (WGP).
New York City activated a drinking water tunnel from Brooklyn to Staten Island last month after the $250 million project faced delays due to Hurricane Sandy.