Table of Contents

WaterWorld

11/01/2003
Volume 3, Issue 6
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  • News Briefs

    • EPA Water Administrator Resigns
      G. Tracy Mehan III, Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has tendered his resignation, effective December 29.
  • Viewpoint

  • Product Showcase

    • PRODUCT SHOWCASE
      The HACH LDO™ dissolved oxygen probe is a revolutionary breakthrough in the measurement of dissolved oxygen (DO) in the wastewater treatment plant process.
  • SWPA

    • Tips on Sizing a Submersible Pumping System
      The importance of taking the time to understand and correctly size a submersible pumping system cannot be underestimated. There may exist "cookie-cutter" designs or packages, but no two pump systems are the same.
  • Product Focus

  • Product & Services Features

    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES Process Monitoring
      Measuring pH, Silcore TUpH sensors from Emerson Process feature a triple-seal contaminant barrier that prevents moisture and material impurities from migrating to the pH electrode's metal lead wire.
    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES Odor Control
      Novozymes Biologicals has introduced a new product for the control of sulfide odors. The product, BI-Chem® DP 110, can metabolize reduced sulfur compounds thereby controlling the malodors they generate.
  • New Products

    • NEW PRODUCTS
      DeZurik Eccentric Plug Valves, available from SPX Valves, are used for applications throughout water and waste treatment plants, water distribution systems...
  • New Literature

    • NEW LITERATURE
      The Gorman-Rupp Company has published two new product brochures: Engineered Pumping Systems (AV-05533 9/03) and the Pressure Booster Stations (AV-05569 10/03).

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Research reveals dramatic growth of global hydropower expected this decade

Based on new statistics, an unprecedented boom in global hydropower dam construction is underway, primarily in developing countries and emerging economies.

DOD, NIH awards Cambrian prestigious contracts to further develop advanced biotechnologies

Cambrian Innovation recently won a prestigious contract from the Department of Defense and another two from the National Institutes of Health to further develop biotechnologies to dramatically improve water treatment, testing and remediation.

MWH Global promotes nearly a dozen employees to VP positions

MWH Global has officially announced the promotion of three employees to senior vice president and eight others to vice president. The promotions were confirmed by the MWH board of directors at its August board meeting.

Online Zeta Potential Measurement Provides Water Treatment Control, Cost Reduction

Online zeta potential measurements can provide real-time water quality monitoring and support effective process control under all circumstances. The value of online measurement is illustrated through the experiences of Aurora Water, which is using zeta potential at one facility as both an offline and online tool for monitoring and controlling water treatment processes.

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