Wastewater Management News

  1. Fatberg Fightback Bolstered By Association Launch
    6/5/2018

    Correctly sizing, installing and maintaining kitchen grease traps is key to improving the health of the UK’s sewer network. That is the view of the Grease Contractors Association (GCA), an initiative centred on best practice for the specification, installation and maintenance of grease traps and management systems.

  2. Software Tool Can Show When A City’s Wastewater Treatment Will Fail
    6/5/2018

    Urban populations and mega-cities are on the rise and so is the amount of wastewater pouring into treatment facilities that cannot adequately handle the load.

  3. MMSD Seeks To Gain Deeper Understanding Of Processes By Leveraging Microbe Detectives' DNA Services
    6/5/2018

    Microbe Detectives announced recently that it has officially contracted with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) to provide state-of-the-art DNA analysis services to detect nearly all microorganisms present within mixed liquor samples from the South Shore Wastewater Reclamation Facility and provide MMSD with a comprehensive monthly report of the findings.

  4. MCAA Market Forecast Projects Industry To Be $16B By 2022
    6/5/2018

    The 2017 Process Instrumentation and Automation market in the United States, valued at $13.4B, is projected to grow 3.7 percent by 2022 to a total of $16B.

  5. Black & Veatch: Data Analytics, Resilience And Sustainability Drive Water Discussion
    6/5/2018

    Collecting data from our water systems is one thing. Acting on that information is game-changing, and a Black & Veatch survey shows that the water space is taking note.

  6. New Water Velocity Sensor Is Built For Reliability
    5/31/2018

    OTT Hydromet has launched a new non-contact surface velocity radar (SVR) sensor that dramatically improves the simplicity and reliability of stream, river and open channel measurements.

  7. Hach And Veolia Announce A Three-Year Partnership Agreement To Establish Hach As A Primary Supplier Of Water Analysis Solutions For Veolia Customers
    5/31/2018

    Hach and Veolia announced a three-year partnership agreement recently, establishing Hach as a primary supplier of water analysis solutions for Veolia’s water operations.

  8. ISA Delivers On-Site Industrial Cybersecurity Training And Technical Support At US National Guard Exercise Designed To Prepare For And Defend Against Industrial Cyberattack
    5/25/2018

    For the third year in a row, the International Society of Automation (ISA) provided operational technology (OT) training and on-site technical assistance in support of the US National Guard’s national cyber-operations exercise, Cyber Shield.

  9. Philadelphia Water Department Recognizes Historic Germantown As Pioneer In Green Stormwater Management
    5/25/2018

    Historic Germantown, a nonprofit promoting Northwest Philadelphia’s rich historical offerings, received the Philadelphia Water Department’s 2018 Stormwater Pioneer award in a ceremony Monday.

  10. Precision Flow Meter Optimizes Air Flow Control For Operation Of Industrial Blowers And Dryers
    5/24/2018

    Engineers responsible for the efficient operation of industrial air blowers and dryers used in raw materials production will find the ST50 Mass Flow Meter Series from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides precision measurement of air to increase the efficiency of their systems.