May 2012 Table of Contents

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Five commonly overlooked but crucial lift-safety tips Five commonly overlooked but crucial lift-safety tips

Whether you're using two-post lifts for cars and light trucks or in-ground lifts for medium- to heavy-duty vehicles, follow these basic rules. Read more

Web Extras 4/12/2012 Web Extras Web Extras 4/12/2012

Click here for more on our annual salary survey and additional content from this month's issue! Read more

Deconstructing engineers People Deconstructing engineers

An essential guide for all who work or live with an engineer. Read more

Removes and moves sludge, semi-solid waste Featuring: Wastewater Collection & Treatment Removes and moves sludge, semi-solid waste
Upgraded pipe survey software Pipe Installation, Maintenance & Rehabilitation Upgraded pipe survey software
Inspect pipes from the vacuum truck before cleaning Wastewater Collection & Treatment Inspect pipes from the vacuum truck before cleaning
Lowers activated sludge treatment costs Wastewater Collection & Treatment Lowers activated sludge treatment costs
Cost-effective upgrade for activated sludge systems Wastewater Collection & Treatment Cost-effective upgrade for activated sludge systems
Wearing compound handles temperatures up to 300° F Wastewater Collection & Treatment Wearing compound handles temperatures up to 300° F
Power to the pupils Water Treatment Power to the pupils

Florida student engineers help design the nation's first LEED Gold-certified water treatment facility. Read more

Plan for bright future APWA Congress Convention Planner Plan for bright future

Find the tools you'll need at the APWA Congress in sunny Anaheim, Calif. Read more

Food: the final fontier Recycling Food: the final fontier

A community of 210,000 masters the residential and commercial organics waste stream. Read more

Bridges & culverts Bridging endangered habitat in Alaska's Cook Inlet

Groundbreaking research enables a 1.74-mile bridge over a whale waterway to proceed. Read more

Streamlining tire maintenance Fleets, Trucks & Accessories Streamlining tire maintenance

A Michigan city's fleet cuts costs with a one-stop service agreement and time-saving devices. Read more

The double-edged sword of recycling Solid Waste Collection & Disposal The double-edged sword of recycling

Revenues suffer when sustainability messaging is effective. Here's how one solid waste enterprise fund balances the books. Read more

Water Treatment Desal plant permit approved
Another life lost in the course of duty Solid Waste Collection & Disposal Another life lost in the course of duty
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