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New ASCE Publication Provides an Overview and Applications for Treating Wastewater using Electro-Coagulation and Electro-Oxidation

May 17, 2022 - in News, Wastewater, Water

Reston, Va. – Electro-coagulation (EC) and electro-oxidation (EO) are based on the principle of introducing an electrical current to induce chemical reactions in the system, causing the destabilization of most pollutants (e.g., suspended particles, bacteria,…

EPA Announces $22 Million WIFIA Loan to Modernize Wastewater Infrastructure in Englewood, Colorado

May 9, 2022 - in Wastewater, Water

Nationally, 78 WIFIA loans are financing over $30 billion in water infrastructure upgrades, creating nearly 90,000 jobs Contact Information: EPA Press…

Rice process aims to strip ammonia from wastewater

May 3, 2022 - in Wastewater, Water

Rice University engineers have designed a catalyst of ruthenium atoms in a copper mesh to extract ammonia and fertilizer from wastewater. The process…

PWTech helps New England partner meet EPA regulations

April 13, 2022 - in News, Wastewater, Water

Volute Dewatering Press restores flow after five years of backup    ROSEDALE, Md. – An American manufacturer of sludge handling products, Process Wastewater Technologies LLC (PWTech) announces success along the Connecticut River, where Montague…

Skanska signs contract for work at wastewater resource recovery facility in NY, USA, for USD 248M, SEK 2.3 billion

April 8, 2022 - in Wastewater, Water

Skanska has, as part of a joint venture with R.J. Industries, Inc., signed a contract with NYC Department of Environmental Protection to do work at its Hunts Point Wastewater Resource Recovery Facility in the Bronx, New York, USA. The total contract is worth…

ABB launches innovative digital solution to reduce energy use and optimize operations in wastewater plants

February 17, 2022 - in Products, Wastewater, Water

ABB Ability™ Smart Solution for Wastewater is the first in a family of digital solutions designed to optimize operations and reduce energy consumption in the water sector   New wastewater technology enables continuous monitoring, coupled with automation,…

Skanska builds and installs piping and machinery for wastewater plant in Tampere, Finland, for EUR 45M, about SEK 460M

December 20, 2021 - in News, Wastewater, Water

Image credit Tampere Region Central Wastewater Treatment Plant - Skanska   Skanska has signed a contract with Tampere Region Central Wastewater Treatment Plant to carry out piping and machinery project for a wastewater treatment plant in Tampere, Finland.…

Ferguson Waterworks Partners with Trimble to Offer Utilities Greater Access to Technology for Digitizing Water and Wastewater Assets

November 19, 2021 - in News, Wastewater

PHOENIX - Alpine 4 Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALPP), a leading operator and owner of small market businesses, subsidiary Identified Technologies (Identified), has been awarded a multi-year site management drone-mapping contract for a US Army Corps of Engineers…

Wastewater survey tracks COVID-19 Delta variant in Reno/Sparks

November 8, 2021 - in COVID-19, News, Wastewater, Water

Post-doctoral researcher Lin Li in the College of Engineering, processing samples in the lab, is part of the group conducting environmental surveillance of wastewater for SARS-CoV-2 virus in the Truckee Meadows.     University of Nevada, Reno, Sparks…

Denver’s Water Research Foundation Receives Nearly $1.5 Million for Research on Potential Risks from Pollutants Found in Biosolids from Wastewater Treatment

September 30, 2021 - in News, Wastewater, Water

WASHINGTON  – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $5,976,976 in funding to four institutions for research to support states, municipalities, and utilities in determining the potential risks to human health and the environment…