Resource Spotlight

Feb. 5, 2018
Collection of publications, websites, and other helpful resources focused on the water and wastewater sector.

Online marketplace has announced the launch of its website targeting residential and commercial plumbing contractors and suppliers, as well as utility contractors and municipalities’ maintenance divisions. is an online marketplace empowering the industry to source the next generation of trenchless pipe and plumbing solutions. The site offers on-demand delivery of a wide range of materials and equipment focusing on trenchless pipe and sewer repairs. These include pipe crawlers for inspection, pipe and drain cleaning systems, lateral cutters, sewer robots, manhole repair materials, point repair systems and much more.


New website

Nanostone Water, a manufacturer of ceramic ultrafiltration membranes, has launched its new website featuring a clean, fresh look with added content, videos, and case studies. Updated company branding, new products, videos, and case studies are now available online. The company’s latest ceramic ultrafiltration membrane, the CM-151™, is the result of significantly improved product design and manufacturing process and is featured heavily throughout the new site.

Nanostone Water

Water reuse roadmap

The Water Environment Federation’s Water Reuse Roadmap is designed to help water managers facilitate successful water reuse programs, from concept development through implementation and maintenance. The book enables water managers to determine the social, technical, and financial feasibility of water reuse options in their specific situation, initiate a water reuse program when appropriate, or expand an existing reuse program based on new approaches and opportunities for innovation.

Water Environment Federation


Goulds Water Technology e-Learning is an online training program focused on the latest advancements in water technology applications. The virtual program is an extension of the in-person, hands-on training offered at the Goulds Factory School in Seneca Falls, N.Y. A course on variable frequency drives is offered, including modules on what a VFD is and how it works. Participants in this course will explore a typical VFD system, learn the role each component plays in maintaining constant water pressure, and understand the effect of motor speed on pump performance. Continuing education credits are offered for each course.

Goulds Water Technologies

Traffic safety for sewer workers

Inspecting sewers often means being exposed to traffic hazards. Following proper safety regulations and federal guidance for road traffic control can help minimize the risks to your crew. To encourage safe and compliant works zones, while also providing a visual reference for how zone setup can vary depending on street size and traffic volume, Envirosight is offering a free traffic safety poster. It’s ideal for posting inside sewer inspection trucks, crew locker rooms and municipal garages.


New logo

As it prepares to mark its 100th anniversary in 2018, Palmdale Water District (PWD) recently unveiled a new logo. The new logo is a tilted waterdrop in blue gradient colors with a white “PWD, EST. 1918” within it. Three waves, signifying water, make up part of the letter “W.” The waterdrop is accompanied by the words “Palmdale Water District, a century of service.” Kinsey Aesthetics + Communications of Carlsbad was hired to design the new logo, a PWD flag and a 100-year commemorative coffee table book.

Palmdale Water District