Water and Wastewater Solutions For Industry

  1. Tightening NPDES Guidelines: Industrial Plants Beware
    8/23/2013

    Multiple methods of dealing with waste stream discharges are examined in light of the recent clampdown on industrial processes. By Brad Buecker, process specialist, Kiewit Power Engineers

  2. Aeration System Eliminates Odors From Winery Wastewater Lagoons
    5/1/2017

    A California winery was having odor problems from its wastewater evaporation lagoons. The wash and wastewater from this facility contain large amounts of organic matter. The wastewater is collected and pumped to two main lagoons for evaporation, percolation, and sprinkler irrigation.

  3. The Big Fracking Question: Is Drinking Water At Risk?
    12/5/2014

    Understanding the impacts of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) on source water, in both quantity and quality, is of vital importance to industry, the economy, and society. The latest research on the subject is presented, along with possible solutions to help overcome known and potential problems.

  4. Methods For Making Ultrapure Water
    4/19/2016

    To break down the treatment options here are three popular ultrapure treatment processes from leading technology suppliers.

  5. 9 Best Bets In Membrane Technology
    3/27/2014

    A review of the most impressive, high-potential technologies featured at this year’s Membrane Technology Conference & Exhibition (AWWA/AMTA) in Las Vegas.

  6. Is It Time To Fight PPCPs?
    8/7/2015

    There’s no question that they have found their way into our water supply and there’s evidence to suggest they are neutering fish, making birds fat, and exposing drinkers to gender-morphing side effects.

  7. Methods To Control Odors From Anaerobic Digester Plants And Prevent Nuisance To Nearby Communities
    11/29/2016

    Anaerobic digestion is a practical and efficient technology to utilize considerable amounts of organic waste from intensive animal production and food processing and wastage during distribution/consumption, municipal waste, etc. to produce methane gas for electricity generation, local/process heating, and direct injection into the gas supply network.

  8. Getting Water Up The Mountainside: How The Barsha Pump Utilizes Rivers To Power Irrigation
    3/8/2017

    In the Himalayan mountains, irrigation can be a challenge. There are few affordable pumping technologies accessible for poor farmers, and they come with high maintenance costs.

  9. The True Impact Of Various Nutrient Species And The Best Ways To Manage Them
    2/22/2016

    The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) has conducted a host of studies, summarized here, to help utilities evaluate and solve their nutrient-related problems.

  10. CleanFlo™ Monoscreen® Case Study
    12/22/2014

    When the polar bears at the Brookfield Zoo were introduced to their new habitats at the Great Bear Wilderness, they had no idea how much more fulfilling their life would become.