Asset Management

  1. U.S. vs. The World In Water Sustainability
    9/16/2016

    Yes, America cleaned up at the Olympics this summer, but how does the U.S. fare on the world stage when it comes to water resiliency, efficiency, and quality?

  2. “Taxpayers’ Best Friend” Looks Into Water Technologies
    5/10/2016

    The Government Accountability Office recently assessed technologies that can potentially save the U.S. from water stress, focusing on distribution efficiency and the treatment of nontraditional sources. We provide a snapshot of GAO’s findings, including technology pros and cons, “readiness” rates, and levels of adoption.

  3. The Bible On Effective Utility Management
    4/28/2016

    The U.S. EPA and multiple water groups recently gathered during Water Week 2016 in Washington, D.C. to announce updates to an essential guide for effective utility management (EUM). If utilities aren't already familiar with this document, they need to be. 

  4. Pipeline Replacement Reality Check
    2/19/2016

    How much pipeline repair will competing priorities, resource limitations, and public tolerance allow? Try 1 percent annually — if you're as good as DC Water. CEO and General Manager George Hawkins shares advice that has helped his utility double the national average for pipeline replacement.

  5. 10 Exciting Technologies From WEFTEC
    10/26/2015

    Judging by WEFTEC 2015, the water industry is on a roll.

  6. The Top Water/Wastewater Infrastructure Projects In North America
    9/3/2015

    CG/LA Infrastructure has released its annual ‘Strategic 100 North America’ report, a ranking of the highest-value public projects set to move forward in the next 18 months, and only nine of the 100 are from the water/wastewater sector. What gives?

  7. Pump-Efficiency Killers (And What To Do About Them)
    8/11/2014

    Tips on improving pump efficiency and decreasing energy consumption

  8. Is Design-Build The Future For The Water Sector?
    5/29/2014

    Design, bid, build. For years, those three steps have been the standard way to get a water or wastewater project accomplished.  But an alternative project delivery method is gaining ground.

  9. ACE14: Water Solutions For Any Size Utility
    5/21/2014

    What follows is an attempt to bring order to chaos, as well as a snapshot of the water industry’s most pressing challenges.

  10. Top EPA Challenges In Wastewater And Stormwater
    5/12/2014

    One of the U.S. EPA’s leading voices shares the agency’s most important agenda items.