RESILIENCY SOLUTIONS & INSIGHT FOR UTILITY MANAGERS
EPA Puts Crisis Tools In The Hands Of Utilities
The U.S. EPA has launched a mobile website to consolidate the information and tools that water utility operators and response partners need during an emergency.
Smart Water For Smart Cities
Schneider Electric looks at the challenges that municipalities are faced with, and helps cities try and be smarter in the way they meet what the people living in these cities need.
Secure Your Utility
This video, produced by EPA's Water Security Division, highlights the importance of developing a security culture at a water or wastewater utility.
Can Your Pipe Survive An Earthquake?
Maury Gaston of American Cast Iron Pipe Company (AMERICAN) talks to Todd and Kelly of Water Online Radio about new pipe joint that brings unshakeable reliability to vulnerable infrastructure.
Keeping Corrosion At Bay
A metallically-pure, stress-free surface provides optimum corrosion protection for wastewater treatment plants. Here’s how to get there.
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REGULATION UPDATES FOR UTILITY MANAGEMENT
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.
ISA Introduces New, Enhanced Suite Of Integrated Industrial Cybersecurity Courses And Certificate Programs Addressing The IACS Lifecycle
Building on its global leadership in industrial cybersecurity and its commitment to help prepare a new generation of workers capable of preventing potentially catastrophic cyberattacks, the International Society of Automation (ISA) recently introduces its expanded suite of industrial automation and control system (IACS) cybersecurity training, including three new technical training courses with associated certificate programs.
GE Opens The First Mobile Water Service Center In Alberta, Combining Big Data With Innovative Water Treatment Technology
Recently, GE announced the opening of a new mobile water service center in Edmonton, the first of its kind anywhere in Alberta, designed to rapidly decrease response time and cost for customers located in Western Canada and the northern United States.
New Center To Advance Drought Research, Preparedness
Drought affects every state in the U.S. Its impacts cut across economies and the environment and can last for years.
Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces $150M, New Partnership To Support Water Quality And Quantity In Drought-Stricken California
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently joined Interior Deputy Secretary Mike Connor and California Secretary for Natural Resources John Laird to announce a new partnership focused on conserving and restoring the Sierra-Cascade California Headwaters, as part of President Obama's Resilient Lands and Waters initiative.
DOI, USDA, EPA, NOAA And USACE Announce Additional Resilient Lands And Waters Initiative Sites To Prepare Natural Resources For Climate Change
The Department of the Interior (DOI), Department of Agriculture (USDA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) today recognized three new collaborative landscape partnerships across the country.
Summit Points To Water As A Catalyst For Building Resiliency In Face Of Climate Change
The 2015 One Water Leadership (OWL) Summit, August 26-28, in San Francisco, arrives at a time when water has begun to assume unprecedented space in the nation’s consciousness.
Deep Down – Borger’s Maintenance-In-Place Pumps Are A Winner For National Grid
As the first Severn Bridge approaches its 50th anniversary, the millions of drivers that cross it each year will be blissfully unaware of just how crucial the pumping operation is some 70m below the land in the tunnel that connects a vital National Grid cable from England to Wales.
ECS Continues Flood Prevention Work In South Yorkshire
The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has continued to award funding to local councils across the country to help with improving flood prevention measures.
InfoSWMM Now Supports EPA SWMM-CAT, Enabling Modeling Of Future Climate Change Projections
In its ongoing quest to equip the water industry with the world’s most comprehensive and innovative smart network modeling and management solutions, Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, recently announced that InfoSWMM (and H2OMAP SWMM) now fully support the newly released USEPA Storm Water Management Model Climate Adjustment Tool (SWMM-CAT).
Xylem Bolsters Its Commitment To Sustainability Through Strategic Initiatives
The growing global population and increasing urbanization continue to place greater strain on natural resources. As a leading global water technology company, Xylem is committed to solving water, which is a pre-condition for advancing sustainability in all its forms.