Sewers and Sewer Line Maintenance News

  1. HDR’s Rodriguez Succeeds Plattsmier As PSP Director

    Albert Rodriguez has been promoted to director of pump stations and pipelines for water. He succeeds John Plattsmier who is retiring.

  2. Chippie Serves Up Fat-Free Dish To Celebrate Sewer Success This St Andrew’s Day

    An award-winning fish and chip shop has become an official champion of Scottish Water’s campaign to free sewers of fatbergs.

  3. King County’s Georgetown Wet Weather Treatment Station Celebrates Platinum Achievement Award For Sustainability

    King County’s Georgetown Wet Weather Treatment Station (GWWTS) earned the coveted “Platinum” rating from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure’s (ISI) Envision rating system. This is the first Platinum-awarded Envision project in Washington and recognizes the County’s commitment to sustainable communities and the environment.

  4. Storm On The Horizon: Sewage Overflow Is A Problem For Today, Not Tomorrow

    Deteriorating wastewater pipes are a leading cause of sewage overflows. And with extreme weather putting added pressure on networks, the time for durable, long-lasting solutions is now.

  5. WinCan VX Receives PACP 7.0 And LACP 7.0 Certification

    WinCan, a market leader in sewer asset management software and inspection data storage, was awarded PACP 7.0 and LACP 7.0 certification.

  6. Open-Storm Detroit Dynamics Team Wins First-Ever LIFT Intelligent Water Systems Challenge

    A team from the Great Lakes Water Authority and the University of Michigan won the first-ever Intelligent Water Systems Challenge for using data analytics to develop a tool to maximize the use of existing collection systems and minimize combined sewer overflows in Detroit.

  7. DC Water’s Anacostia River Tunnel Beating All Projections For A Cleaner Anacostia

    Six months ago, DC Water placed into service the first 7-mile segment of the Anacostia River Tunnel system to store combined sewage during rain events, keeping sewage overflows from entering the Anacostia River.

  8. NGL Energy Partners LP Acquires Beckham And McCloy Ranches In Eddy And Lea Counties, New Mexico

    NGL Energy Partners LP announced today that it has executed the latest phase of its Delaware Basin water infrastructure strategy.

  9. SmartCover Systems Is Enabling The Digital Water Utility Of The Future

    SmartCover Systems (SCS), a leader in providing monitoring solutions for water and wastewater applications, is delighted to announce that Greg Quist, its founder and CEO, and Chairman of the Urban Water Institute, will be speaking at Strata Data Conference in New York on September 11, 2018.

  10. Woolpert Completes Pilot Cityworks Implementation For City Of South Bend’s Office Of Sewers

    Woolpert was contracted by the city of South Bend, Ind., to implement the Cityworks Asset Management System (AMS) for the Department of Public Works’ Office of Sewers. This is the first Cityworks implementation for the city.