Water Instrumentation Podcasts

  1. Are You Analyzing Water Hardness?
    7/6/2015

    Heyl Brothers is a manufacturer of analyzers that specializes in analyzing some of the more uncommon parameters in water such as hardness, alkalinity, phosphates and polymers. Hardness in particular can be incredibly … well… hard on a plant’s boiler.

  2. Technology Helps Reduce Pressure On Pipes … And Utilities
    7/1/2015

    Water distribution might sound as easy as passing water through pipes, but good municipal managers know better. With failing infrastructure rampant and an increased focus on operational efficiency, water quality, and conservation, distribution systems demand oversight and optimization. 

  3. Internet-Enabled Water Quality Analysis
    6/30/2015

    The Internet of Things (IoT) has arrived at the water authority. Online analyzers sampling water quality 24/7 are being coupled with software running on mobile computing devices such as cellphones and tablets to provide the modern utility worker with up-to-the-minute results.

  4. Moving Water Quality Innovation Forward
    6/24/2015

    Hach is a company that does several kinds of water analysis, with solutions from laboratory and water/wastewater, to power, pharmaceutical, and more. Pam Moss, a technical sales specialist in the Southeast for Hach, sat down with Water Online Radio at ACE to briefly discuss some of Hach’s offerings for looking at the biologics and chemistry in water.

  5. A New Approach To Accurate Water Flow Management
    6/23/2015

    Accurate flow measurement is often overlooked at a water treatment plant. Many operators look at flow as being what it is. In reality, accurately measuring your plant’s flow(s) is critically important for operational efficiency, from back-washing to chemical dosing and a host of other processes.

  6. Diagnosing And Fixing Flow Measurement Problems
    12/2/2014

    Utility personnel and engineers want to know more — now more than ever, due largely to drought and water scarcity concerns, according to Greg Webster of McCrometer.

  7. Ultrasonic Flowmeters Drive Portability Trend
    12/1/2014

    Flowmeter portability is a growing trend as improved flow measurement accuracy and longer battery life allow operators to monitor flow without large capital investment.

  8. How To Improve Utility O&M With Fewer Personnel
    11/14/2014

    Time is money, and the value proposition from Siemens Process Industries and Drives is to save both for utilities.

  9. Advancements In Instrumentation: Breaking The Barriers To Innovation
    11/7/2014

    “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” is a mantra that Alan Vance has heard many times from water treatment operators adverse to new technologies.

  10. Selecting The Right Valve For Your Needs
    11/7/2014

    Henry Pratt is a manufacturer of water and wastewater products, and offers most valves that are used to convey water and wastewater through systems. Ed Schutz, Director Marketing with Henry Pratt, joined Water Online Radio for an interview to tell us more.