More stories about Water

  • Forecast 2007: wastewater/stormwater

  • APWA Expo Preview: water and wastewater

    A preview of APWA events related to water and wastewater.

  • Water main accessories

    The latest in water main accessories.

  • Rerouting the flow

    For municipalities facing the difficult task of improving their wastewater infrastructure, pumping systems are critical.

  • Eliminate pollutant discharge

    As part of most programs that require stormwater permits, a stormwater pollution prevention plan (SWPPP) must be developed and implemented to reduce or eliminate pollutants from industrial activities and construction sites.

  • Diving into chemistry

    Most common problems with pool water chemistry can be attributed to five factors: free available chlorine residual, total chlorine residual, pH, total alkalinity, or calcium hardness. Fortunately, each factor can be corrected easily through careful monitoring, testing, and managing.

  • Reassessing Ranney Wells

    Ranney wells have come a long way since Leo Ranney installed the first horizontal collector well in the 1920s. These high-capacity wells offer an alternative to fields with many vertical wells.

  • Lengthening Tank Life

    Knowing a few important aspects of concrete restoration and integrating them into the construction process will help ensure long-term coating performance and substrate protection.