Collection of books, etc. dealing with water issues.
Chemineer from NOV now offers a six-page brochure featuring its mixing and agitation solutions for water and wastewater treatment processes. The full-color brochure features detailed process flow charts indicating specific Chemineer products for various stages of water and wastewater treatment. It also provides product specific information - including features and benefits - of applied technology and innovation tools and procedures. The brochure also details the extensive line of Chemineer turbine agitators, with advanced impeller design options, as well as Kenics static mixers that offer significant mixing advantages for water and wastewater treatment applications.
Online pump identification
A new e-commerce website from pump and process equipment distributor Reliable Equipment Sales offers access to free, expert guidance on pump sizing, identification and specification, and features a proprietary “What’s My Pump?” identifier tool that helps visitors identify the model number of their pumps. Developed for identifying Wilden air-operated double diaphragm (AODD) pumps and pump parts, the “What’s My Pump?” identifier tool walks visitors through a step-by-step process addressing pump housing and diaphragm materials, inlet and discharge sizes, bolt or clamp fasteners and other characteristics that aid the company’s technicians in verifying the exact model.
Reliable Equipment Sales
Online trace metals analysis
Aqua Metrology Systems is now offering online trace metals analysis in five minutes through an enhancement to theSafeGuard™ analyzer, which has been providing municipal and industrial users with accurate and reliable online measurements of trace metal contaminants for nearly two decades. The SafeGuard analyzer undertakes online analysis for up to twodifferent trace metals including arsenic, chromium-6, selenium and more on a single automated unit. The standard SafeGuard system provides online measurements with an accuracy of 1 ppb for all trace metals, except for total selenium,which has an accuracy of 5 ppb.
Aqua Metrology Systems
ASCE’s new publication, Water Engineering with the Spreadsheet: A Workbook for Water Resources Calculations Using Excel, by Ashok Pandit, gives students a solid foundation in using spreadsheets for water engineering applications. Pandit presents 90 problems, easy and difficult, that cover fluid mechanics, hydraulics, hydrology, and stormwater management. The print edition comes with a CD-ROM with unlocked spreadsheets that provide hands-on experience with Excel. The e-book edition is accompanied by a downloadable .zip file for the Excel files. Topics covered include force calculations under static and dynamic conditions, pipe design and pipe network analysis, among others. The workbook prepares students for the fundamentals of water engineering and exams, though practitioners will also find the ready-to-use spreadsheets convenient for professional practice.
American Society of Civil Engineers
Chlorinators Incorporated’s new website has been redesigned to better serve the company’s existing customer base and to educate the market about the safety, reliability and cost effectiveness of gas chlorination and the REGAL™ brand product line. The REGAL™ brand is known both nationally and internationally, and offers a variety of products for water processing in many different industries including municipal, industrial, water and wastewater treatment facilities, fruit and vegetable washing, food processing, and all types of irrigation systems.
RFPs for research projects online
The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a leading sponsor of research supporting the water community, has announced that Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are now available for nine new research projects funded under the Focus Area Research Program. Two additional RFPs, one for a project under the Emerging Opportunities Research Program and one for a wastewater/recovery workshop, are also available. All RFPs are only available online.
Water Research Foundation