RO

Design and Care of Reverse Osmosis Systems

In this concluding section of our three-part series on the upkeep of reverse osmosis (RO) systems, we’ll finish out with a detailed...

When Do Most Water Main Breaks Occur?

On March 11, 2014, in the LinkedIn blog “American Water Works Association,” Riley Vittitoe, the general manager for the water utility of Topeka, Kansas,...

Clean Energy from Landfill Diversion Plus the Bonus of Biochar

Biochar is the carbon-rich product that is left over after the completion of the gasification process. (photo credit: Dillon Fuller) Lebanon, Tennessee, is located twenty-five miles...
U.S. Water Services

Protecting Your Power Plant from Corrosion During Downtime

In the power industry, every minute is critical. A smooth plant startup is vital to operations, and directly linked to lay-up procedures. A thorough...

The Mono Muncher Takes a Bite Out of Maintenance Problems

NOV Mono solves sludge transfer problem for German wastewater plant. NOV Mono has helped solve an ongoing maintenance problem for a major German wastewater treatment...

Electronic Water Treatment Reduces Fouling in Reverse Osmosis

Reverse osmosis (RO) is used in processes requiring high-quality, purified water, such in semi-conductor processing or biochemical applications and can be used to treat...
FOG Reducers

Bioaugmentation Saves Money and Time

Reducing FOG and odors in collection systems and lift stations Fats, oils, and grease (FOG) can accumulate in collection systems and lift stations and cause...
Xylem

Solving a Complex Bypass Pumping Challenge

The Godwin Dri-Prime CD400M pump contributed to an impressive maximum flow level of 707,980 gallons per hour. In October 2014, construction work began on a...
AQUA

New Series of Stationary Wastewater Samplers Saves Time and Effort

Technicians responsible for wastewater effluent at municipal facilities, food/beverage plants and other industrial operations who must comply with mandatory water sampling will...
Seawater Desalination

Challenges of Low Boron Removal Requirements in Large-scale Seawater Desalination Plants for the Semiconductor...

In part 1 of this series, we began a discussion of a seawater desalination process that takes the boron removal issue to the edge,...