DRINKING WATER ARTICLES

Big Finish: Virginia Beach Water Tank Gets Head-to-Toe Makeover

A 4-million gallon water tank built in 1978, located in Virginia Beach, Va., was in need of scheduled maintenance. In addition, the tank had been initially coated with lead-based paint that needed ...

A Proactive Perspective: Raising a ‘Sustainable Water Generation’ to Better Care for Water Resources

We need to develop foods that require less water as well as more sustainable solutions for energy production, manufacturing and water treatment. Further, we need researchers, manufacturers and an i...

A Sound Solution: Plunger Valves Reduce Vibration, Cavitation for San Diego’s Water Supply System

Plug valves used at the San Diego County Water Authority’s terminal station had difficulty withstanding the excessive cavitation and vibration caused by extreme pressure differences. As such, the u...

EPA announces major modifications to ongoing VT landfill Superfund site remedy

EPA has proposed major recommended modifications to the ongoing remedy of the BFI Rockingham Landfill Superfund Site in Rockingham, Vt., that include an increased timeframe to cleanup groundwater, ...

WWEMA Still Pushing for Restrictions on ‘Buy American’ Mandates

The Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA) has argued that federal water legislation should not contain mandates requiring utilities to purchase American products. Further...

Eastern Singapore to receive second major water supply plant

PUB has selected BESIN-UEN Consortium as the Preferred Bidder for the second NEWater Plant located in the region of Changi, Singapore. The facility is expected to add another 50 million g...

Bipartisan water bond to face California voters on November ballot

In November, California voters will have an opportunity to vote on the $7.5-billion water bond, known as Proposition 1, that would provide critical funds for combatting one of the most severe droug...

Shorebird's beak incites new research on water collection at UT Arlington

A UT Arlington engineering professor and his doctoral student have recently designed a unique and innovative water-collection device based on a shorebird's beak that can accumulate water from fog a...

Earthquake-induced increases in streamflow occurring in California, data finds

Aside from documenting evidence of California's historic drought, new statistics from the national streamflow database have indicated that the state has experienced earthquake-induced increases in ...

Calgon Carbon signs 10-year contract with CA water district to improve drinking water

Calgon Carbon Corporation and Palmdale Water District of California have signed a 10-year contract under which Calgon Carbon will provide reactivation services to treat the District's drinking water.

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

Scipar Inc

Specializes in the design and commissioning of fully engineered process control systems for water resources, hydroele...

Gemite Products Inc

Offers waterproofing systems for potable water NSF/ANSI approved, waste-water (crystalline & flexible system), waterp...

Medro Systems Inc

Manufactures industrial and medical water treatment systems, primarily reverse osmosis, ultrafiltration, deionization...

RS Technical Services Inc

Video pipeline inspection systems with unparalleled product durability and reliability utilizing cutting-edge single ...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

Tri-Bond Rubber Linings

Blair's Tri-bond rubber linings are designed with a triple layer construction consisting of a soft/semi-hard/soft combination of rubbers and are specially compounded for many solutions.

Intelligent Water

The Intelligent Water software solution derives insights from data to help utilities manage pressure, reduce water consumption, mitigate sewer overflow, and better manage their water infrastructure, assets and operations.

Quantum Marketing Group

Manufactures flexible pipeline and valve markers, signs, decals and related visual identification products.

Georg Fischer Piping Systems Ltd

Provides customized solutions and high-quality components used in industrial applications, gas and water distribution.