Tag: wastewater management

Wastewater treatment is a process to convert wastewater – which is water no longer needed or suitable for its most recent use – into an effluent that can be either returned to the water cycle with minimal environmental issues or reused. The latter is called water reclamation and implies avoidance of disposal by use of treated wastewater effluent for various purposes.

Editor’s Comments: Water Harvesting—Knowing WHAT to Do

Editor’s Comments: Water Harvesting—Knowing WHAT to Do

Water harvesting on a large scale sounds simple in principle but, in practice, is beset with difficulties. A two-part article in our March/April and May 2013 issues looked at many of the issues surrounding rainwater harvesting, such as storing water for long periods and navigating the thorny question of water

Water Harvesting: Knowing WHAT to Do

Water Harvesting: Knowing WHAT to Do

Water harvesting on a large scale sounds simple in principle but, in practice, is beset with difficulties. A two-part article in our March/April and May 2013 issues looked at many of the issues surrounding rainwater harvesting, such as storing water for long periods and navigating the thorny question of water

$335K in Technical Assistance Available for Integrated Planning

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Wastewater Management is pleased to announce the availability of $335,000 in technical assistance for communities seeking technical support to develop an integrated planning approach to meeting Clean Water Act (CWA) requirements for municipal wastewater and stormwater management. The primary purpose of the

New Frontiers in Energy Management

New Frontiers in Energy Management

“Utilities continue to find it extremely challenging to fund and manage capital projects while keeping rates low and stable. They’re embarking on asset management programs while finding ways to reduce operating costs and increase revenues through energy-related projects. . . . These programs are increasingly delivered through public private partnerships

SCADA Optimized

SCADA Optimized

When Dave Walker, director of sales for Data Flow Systems, Inc., works with water utilities to manage their peak flow challenges, one of the first things he often addresses is their existing equipment. Float switches–the likes of which residential water customers find in their toilet–still manage the evacuation of wastewater

New Frontiers in Energy Management

New Frontiers in Energy Management

“Utilities continue to find it extremely challenging to fund and manage capital projects while keeping rates low and stable. They’re embarking on asset management programs while finding ways to reduce operating costs and increase revenues through energy-related projects. . . . These programs are increasingly delivered through public private partnerships

Lombardo Associates Overview

Lombardo Associates, Inc. (LAI) has 40 years of experience with innovative wastewater management, in particular for unsewered communities, water quality modeling and watershed planning. LAI has been the Engineer-of-Record for innovative decentralized wastewater projects with capital costs greater than $200 million that are operating throughout the United States. LAI is

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