INDUSTRIAL WATER ARTICLES

The Scoop on Selenium: Exploring Sources, Fate and Transport of Se in Oil Refining

Understanding the source, fate and transport of selenium (Se) in oil refinery wastewater is one of the more difficult challenges relative to most other contaminants present in these streams.

Motors & Drives: Best Practices for Bearing Protection

Plant maintenance personnel and motor repair shops will continue to replace damaged bearings until all motors are designed with built-in bearing protection. As such, best practices are available for a brand new motor or one already in service.

Oil and Gas: Dynamic Treatment Challenges Abound in Vast, Booming Industry

Oil and gas comprise many markets, and some have water and wastewater treatment challenges that are highly specific and require unique and increasingly innovative solutions.

Exploring New Technologies: Water Research Center Paves Way for Better Water Quality, Conservation in Power Industry

Georgia Power recently launched its new Water Research Center at Plant Bowen near the city of Cartersville, Ga., to support the development of new methods for reducing the amount of water used in power plants.

Continuous Flow Verification: Flow Switch/Monitor for Industrial Process Analyzers, Sample Handling Systems

The Model FS10A Analyzer Flow Switch/Monitor from Fluid Components International is a universal flow switch and monitor specifically designed for continuous verification of flows within gas and liquid process analyzer sampling systems.

Water Briefs

Collection of industrial water news headlines.

Michigan State University receives Biogas Project of the Year Award for anaerobic digester

Michigan State University has received a Project of the Year Award from the American Biogas Council for its South Campus Anaerobic Digester.

Flooded Argentina oil refinery receives restoration with dewatering pumps

A recently-flooded oil refinery outside the city of La Plata in Argentina has been restored thanks to the application of specialized dewatering pumps from Xylem.

USGS releases new Produced Waters Geochemical Database

The U.S. Geological Survey recently released its new Produced Waters Geochemical Database.

EPA, Coast Guard cleaning up millions of gallons of hazardous sludge, liquids at CA pulp mill

Millions of gallons of hazardous materials and toxic sludge are being removed from the former Samoa Pulp Mill site in Samoa, Calif., as part of a joint cleanup effort between the EPA and the U.S. Coast Guard.

INDUSTRIAL WATERWORLD

Mar 2014
Volume 14, Issue 2
ACOVER

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

REGAL SULPHONATORS

Based on same simple, efficient design that has made REGAL Gas Chlorinators the industry standard. Used to de-chlorinate water, wastewater and industrial process water with sulfur dioxide. Made in USA.

Chlorinators Inc

Produces gas chlorinators, sulphonators and ammoniators for municipal or industrial water and wastewater treatment.

The Series C16 PortaSens II

This portable gas leak detector is a versatile tool for performing regular leak checks in gas storage areas, around process equipment and piping, or in confined spaces prior to entry.

GD-1000 Gas Leak Detector

The Model GD-1000 Premier Series Gas Detector is a fast, reliable, easy-to-program instrument for detection of chlorine, sulfur dioxide and other specified gases in air.