Asset Management

  1. 10 Reasons Why Baltimore Is A Great Water City
    5/23/2017

    Rudolph S. Chow, director of the City of Baltimore's Department of Public Works, shares three decades of insight in the course of 10 questions and answers.

  2. Lessons On Rightsizing Water And Sewer Infrastructure Projects
    5/3/2017

    Two case studies prove that the key to cost-effective condition assessment is choosing the right approach for your system.

  3. Identifying Risks For Sewer Conveyance Asset Management
    5/3/2017

    If risk analysis isn’t in the pipeline, your asset management plan needs updating. Arcadis shares best practices to launch or update your program.

  4. Being Part Of The Water Evolution: It Takes An Environment For Innovation
    3/29/2017

    Recently on UN World Water Day, the UN launched Clean Water Here, an initiative dedicated to educating the public about the need for safe drinking water globally. The effort emphasizes the tough realities faced by the water sector, from aging and leaky infrastructure to treatment facilities ill-equipped to protect people — especially the poor and most vulnerable — from 21st-century contaminants.

  5. The Future Of Water Management
    3/16/2017

    To minimize losses and address mounting concerns, the water industry is now adopting advanced sensor and communications solutions designed specifically for “smart” Internet of Things (IoT) water management. In large part, the move toward implementing smart water solutions is being driven by stricter government compliance requirements, the evolution of smart cities, and the need for water conservation.

  6. Flint Failings And Our Crumbling Water Infrastructure
    3/6/2017

    Like the weather, everybody complains about the nation’s withering water pipes and their trillion-dollar price tag, but nobody does anything about it.  Consider a simple, inexpensive step to embarrass recalcitrant communities to open their check books, so we don’t have to pay for their neglect.

  7. Defining Your Asset Management Pathway
    1/25/2017

    How to create or enhance a utility asset management program using four simple tactics.

  8. A Comprehensive Software Tool For Assessing Risk At Wastewater Treatment Plants
    1/25/2017

    Understanding risk is the first step to combating system failure and protecting the public and the environment from unsafe water.

  9. 6 Ways A CMMS Drives Productivity In Water Treatment Plants
    1/17/2017

    Managing a water treatment facility that houses hundreds of assets can get downright complex and time-consuming, to say the least. Fortunately, modern technology makes it much easier to improve the efficiency of maintenance operations while reducing downtimes.

  10. Driving Your Digital Roadmap To The Future
    12/19/2016

    KC Water transforms otherwise ‘useless’ zeros and ones — i.e., raw data — into invaluable intelligence for improved utility operations.