Latest Insights on Wastewater Management

  1. Study Adapts To New Coastal Flooding Reality
    2/21/2017

    A hurricane passes directly over New York City. In just one hour, the harbor rises 13 feet and floods over wharves, causing rivers on each side of the island city to converge.

  2. A Guide For Accessing WIFIA
    2/2/2017

    A new federal funding program seeks to help utilities complete their infrastructure projects. But what stands between a potential borrower and the available funds?

  3. Exploring Alternative Funding For Infrastructure Upgrades
    1/30/2017

    The Water Research Foundation recently completed a project assessing alternative funding options to cover the increasingly necessary costs for water infrastructure upgrades. Are there options that will help your utility avoid raising rates?

  4. Financing Infrastructure Through Environmental Impact
    1/25/2017

    With Environmental Impact Bonds, everyone can win. Shared risk means there are no big losers even if the project falls short.

  5. 'Far Out' Technology Simplifies Pipeline Leak Detection
    1/25/2017

    Satellites provide the latest, perhaps most efficient, method for spotting underground leaks, ushering in a new era of non-revenue water management.

  6. Selecting A Flow Measurement Technology
    1/25/2017

    What’s the right flow measurement method for your operation? A leading independent lab breaks down the options and considerations.

  7. 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.

  8. Understanding The Changes To CWA Test Procedures
    1/19/2017

    The U.S. EPA has updated the list of approved test procedures that can be used to analyze wastewater for compliance under the Clean Water Act.

  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. Math Solutions: Energy Dollar Savings Calculations
    1/6/2017

    Energy efficiency, as defined in wastewater treatment, is using less energy to provide the same service. It can be expressed as energy dollar savings by replacing older, inefficient motors.