PUMPS & VALVES RESOURCES
Xylem Engages In Award-Winning Rehab And Bypass Project With North Carolina Utility
The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) in North Carolina engaged in a capital improvement project to help address their aging infrastructure.
Flood Event Prompts Portable Back-Up Pump Solution For Potable Water Network
The Southern Iowa Rural Water Association (SIRWA) provides quality drinking water to the residents and communities of southwest Iowa. Included in its 4,000 miles of pipeline is a 16-mile, 12-inch line that runs from the city of Creston to Corning.
Victor Valley Turns To Xylem To Recover From Mojave Desert Environmental Catastrophe
During any given year, average rainfall in the Victor Valley of Southern California is approximately five inches. But 2010 wasn’t the average year.
Xylem’s Bypass Enables Critical Upgrades For Aging Sewer Lines In Greenwich, Connecticut
Greenwich, Connecticut, located in the tristate area immediately surrounding New York City, is a scenic New England town that is home to approximately 60,000 people.
Xylem Provides Pumping & Control Equipment To Reduce Force Main Pressure
HRSD, the regional wastewater treatment utility that serves 18 cities and counties in southeast Virginia, had been experiencing high-pressures in their Williamsburg area force main network during wet weather events. These high pressure events caused operational trouble and, on occasion, resulted in SSOs in the collection system.
Historic Rains In Memphis Lead To Monumental Emergency Bypass
Record rainfalls in Memphis, TN eroded the soil supporting a 96-inch sanitary sewer main, causing the line to fail. With nearly 40 million gallons per day (MGD) of raw sewage escaping into Cypress Creek, less than a mile from McKellar Lake and the Mississippi River, an emergency bypass was needed fast to facilitate the repair work on the 96” sewer main.
Xylem Designs Permanent Backup Pump Solution To Prevent Another Overflow In Jonesborough
In spring 2016, a significant rain event sent the Jonesborough Wastewater Department in Tennessee back to the drawing board.
Moving Fast To Perform ‘Triple Bypass’ Operation For Wastewater Treatment Plant
The first sign of trouble in “America’s Hometown” came on December 19, 2015. Plymouth, Massachusetts is the celebrated site where the Pilgrims landed in 1620, but on this day the prominent municipality was facing a major problem: the 4.5mile force main from the Water Street Pump Station to the Plymouth Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) had given way.
Xylem Pairs Godwin And Flygt Pumps To Assist With Emergency Tunnel Project
The city of Atlanta faced a critical problem in 2013 when the city’s Nancy Creek Tunnel failed due to years of sediment buildup.
Bypass System At Onondaga County Pump Station Enables Completion Of Vital Upgrades
When the West Side sewage pump station in Onondaga County, New York, prepared to undergo its first major upgrade in over 30 years, the project required a bypass system to move a peak flow of 30 million gallons per day (MGD). C.O. Falter Construction was named the bypass contractor for the project and worked with Xylem to design and install a temporary system to convey the full amount of flow.