BROOMFIELD, Colo. (March 2, 2015) – 100 Resilient Cities (100RC), pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation, announced a new partnership with MWH Global, an engineering, consulting and construction...
Wastewater treatment facilities can take advantage of the latest calculation tools to ensure NEC and OSHA compliance.
Materials, installation and maintenance needs improve compared with more traditional gravity sewer systems.
The WinCC SCADA platform unleashes the full potential of the CCWS. Operators, engineers and maintenance teams at the Noonday Creek plant are already reaping the benefits of automated maintenance and...
The specially designed carrier media and continuous cycling produce minimal sludge and odor.
A Kansas treatment plant expanded operations to meet federal requirements for effluent nitrogen and phosphorus levels.
Most experts agree that America's infrastructure needs an upgrade. But because most of it is buried underneath our roads and bridges and cannot be seen, the questions remain, “What needs to be...
Tim Alderman, Dan Machado, Walt Rittenhouse, Pat Brechbill and Lou Kennebeck make up the core CCWS technical team. They worked together with an integrations software provider to unify four primary...
Centrifugal Vortex Pumps Maximize Wastewater Sludge Transfer
These pumps enhance cost efficiencies and reduce breakdowns. No matter where a community is located, one thing remains constant—it will produce both solid and liquid waste. Wastewater includes...
The facility replaced old grinder pumps with stainless steel shredder pumps, which have needed no maintenance in almost two years.
Flow accelerators and hybrid mixers provide effective performance while consuming less energy to generate turbulence.
Design of Trench-Type Wet Wells for Pumping Stations
Pumps & Systems, May 2008In trench-type wet wells, the pump intakes are placed near the bottom of a deep, narrow trench coaxial with the inlet pipe but considerably below it (see Figure 1). The...
These components do not have to be sealed from harsh operating media.
WASHINGTON (June 12, 2012) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a new framework to help local governments meet their Clean Water Act obligations. The Integrated Municipal...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Mar. 5)The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will provide up to $15 million in funding for training and technical assistance to small drinking and wastewater...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 5, 2012) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will provide up to $15 million in funding for training and technical assistance to small drinking and...
Manufacturers can provide solutions for aging water and wastewater systems.
BRUSSELS (Feb. 22, 2012) - The meeting will take place on 6 March 2012 in Brussels at the Europump premises. It will cover the preparatory studies of the ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC for Lots 28 to...
The first plant upgrade was at the Noonday Creek facility in Kennesaw, Ga., creating a model for the technology refresh at Cobb's three other treatment plants. Because the system standardized to the...
As the demand for larger dredgers rises, engineers turn to computational fluid dynamics for accurate tests before delivering site prototypes.
PARIS (Jan. 14, 2013)—GE’s Power Conversion business announced that it has won a contact of more than $10 million to supply eight pump drive trains, as well as process automation for the largest...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – More than 30 global experts convened to discuss a vision for future energy performance and a plan to help wastewater utilities become net energy producers at the Water Environment...
A total of 68 grinder pumps (three different models) was selected for Egypt’s biggest commercial project.
Overhauling or servicing big pumps and valves means dealing with big bores. After installation in the field, valves and pumps often require maintenance to rid the inside diameter (ID) of foreign...
In construction, mining and wastewater applications, pump choice is critical.
Reduce high vibration and increase reliability with CST gear motor technology in power generation applications.
South East Water combines grinder pumps and a remote control telemetry network to improve groundwater quality and the economy in Mornington Peninsula.
The village of Kalkaska, Michigan, successfully installed a wastewater solution with limited IT support.
Fully integrated systems are critical for utilities when upgrading equipment and instrumentation.
Interview with Dr. Rafael Carmona Paredes
The information in this article is from a follow-up interview with Dr. Rafael B. Carmona Paredes, with Conagua, regarding the new pumping station for combined sewage and storm water in La Caldera,...