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New Product Launch: Cost-Effective, Chemical-Free Biological Sewage Treatment for Marine Applications

September 15, 2017 - in News, Products, Wastewater

The Evac EcoTreat biological wastewater treatment plant delivers the best of both worlds for owners of small vessels, with cost-effective treatment of black and gray water that meets and exceeds the latest environmental standards. Balancing cost effectiveness…

CH2M-Alyeska Pipeline Service Company Partnership Delivers Triple Bottom Line Sustainability Benefits

September 14, 2017 - in Water

This year the Alyeska Pipeline Service Company (APSC) is celebrating the 40th anniversary of operations of the 800-mile Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS).…

Plastic Machining Company Showcases Waste Water & Water Treatment Parts for WEFTEC 2017

September 14, 2017 - in Wastewater, Water

PORTLAND, Ore. - Plastic Machining Company today showcased its parts and precision custom machining services for water treatment industries ahead…

CH2M Advancing Design of Wastewater Improvements in Guam

September 14, 2017 - in Wastewater, Water

GUAM - Guam Waterworks Authority selected the DCA team, including CH2M, Gresham, Smith and Partners and others, to provide engineering design of a $140 million upgrade to its North District Wastewater Treatment Plant. The project will support GWA's vision…

Höganästo Deliver Customised Industrial Wastewater Solution to SKF Brazil

September 12, 2017 - in Wastewater, Water

Swedish metal powder company Höganäs achieves an important milestone as Cleanit® EC is chosen as the best alternative for industrial wastewater treatment at SKF Brazil. Decisive in SKF’s choice was high level of innovation and economic competitiveness.…

Satellite Animation Sees Hurricanes Katia, Irma and Jose

September 11, 2017 - in Stormwater, Video, Water

This animation of NOAA's GOES East satellite imagery from Sept. 5 at 7:45 a.m. EDT (1145 UTC) to Sept. 8 ending at 7:45 a.m. EDT (1145 UTC) shows Category 4 Hurricane Irma approach the Bahamas, followed by Hurricane Jose approaching the Leeward Islands. Hurricane…

New Study: Billions of People Drinking Micro Plastic Particles in Tap Water

September 11, 2017 - in Drinking water, Water

Stockholm, Sweden – A wave of new studies in recent months have escalated knowledge about the extent of ocean, lake and river pollution by plastics. Now a new study, said to be the first of its kind, has discovered previously unknown plastic contamination…

Orange County Water District Leads National Science Foundation Funded Study of the Metagenomics of Water Quality

September 7, 2017 - in Water

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.- The Orange County Water District (OCWD; the District) is a recipient, with the University of Maryland and CosmosID, Inc., of a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant that will aid the water industry in its continued effort to…

Nearmap Aerial Views Help Ohio Sewer District Flush Wasted Time

August 31, 2017 - in Water

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah- Nearmap, a location content provider specializing in high-resolution aerial maps, has helped streamline stormwater billing activities for the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD). NEORSD uses Nearmap as a crucial tool in providing…

FAA’s Hurricane Harvey Update

August 31, 2017 - in Featured, News, Stormwater, Water

The Federal Aviation Administration has continued to handle emergency and relief operations at a number of airports in the Hurricane Harvey area, including at Houston Hobby and George Bush Intercontinental. The FAA is prepared to support the resumption…