Water and Wastewater Solutions For Industry

  1. Submersible Pumping Technology To Provide Safe Fish Passage
    6/24/2016

    The Rocky Reach Dam, with its colorful flowerbeds, visitor’s center and historical and technical museum, is the most significant environmental force in the Pacific Northwest, providing recreation, fishing, and irrigation.

  2. Flow Switches For Refinery Water Treatment
    12/6/2017

    Reliable monitoring and treatment of water in oil refineries is essential for the production of petroleum-based products, including gasoline, diesel, kerosene, heating oil, and byproducts for plastics and a variety of lubricants. There are three process areas within refineries that require large amounts of water: cooling units, desalter units and wastewater treatment

  3. Predicting The Impact Of EPA’s Proposed Power Plant Effluent Limits
    5/21/2014

    The EPA has proposed a regulation  that, if passed,  would set the first federal limits on the levels of toxic metals in wastewater discharged from power plants in over three decades. 

  4. 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

  5. The Business Of Sustainability — Through The Eyes (And Lens) Of National Geographic
    12/1/2015

    The global water challenges are vexing and significant and affect individuals directly in their day-to-day lives, and as members of the broader human community.  These challenges in turn pose threats to numerous aspects of nature and impact living things that also depend on water for survival. 

  6. Sewer Mining: An Unconventional Solution To Water Scarcity
    11/16/2015

    ‘Sewer mining’ may sound like a search for mistakenly flushed and washed-away valuables, but it’s actually a sophisticated, sustainable strategy for combating water scarcity.

  7. The Ultimate DAF System Design Buyer’s Guide: Part 1
    7/10/2017

    At a certain point in the project development process you will have qualified a few dissolved air flotation (DAF) system manufacturers from a field of many. Now you have to decide which one’s DAF System design will best suit your needs. How do you choose?

  8. What Lies Beneath: Antimicrobials And Antimicrobial-Resistant Bacteria In Wastewater
    7/18/2016

    Antimicrobials coursing through wastewater are making bacteria stronger, a problem that could lead to 10 million deaths per year if left unchecked.

  9. New Tech Offers Low-Energy Oil And Gas Wastewater Management
    12/14/2015

    Microbial capacitive deionization (MCD) shows promise as a sustainable, low-cost treatment solution for produced water.

  10. Stepping Up Water Reuse — From Irrigation To Direct-Potable
    1/25/2017

    Water reuse is trending up. Here are nine developments to watch in 2017.