AWWA CEO David LaFrance thanks water professionals nationwide for keeping water safe for drinking
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants. American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) CEO David LaFrance issued the following statement to mark the occasion.
Keiser University's eCampus program broadens scope of understanding on pool-related issues
Four industry professionals who work in different aspects of the pool/spa industry in the U.S. and Singapore received the first university degree specific to the pool and spa industry. Keiser University eCampus conferred the Associate of Science in aquatic engineering degree on Wendy Purser, Cynthia Burdett, Martha Galan and Terence Lei this summer. The graduation was held at the Fort Lauderdale Performing Arts Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
They will take on roles as CFO and pharmaceutical applications engineer
Aqua-Chem Inc. recently announced that it has named Thomas Gillcrist as CFO and Ron Shook as pharmaceutical applications engineer.
They will report directly to David Gensterblum, president and CEO.
She will be responsible for programming, quality assurance, field support, troubleshooting and more
Tobey Strauch recently joined AdEdge Water Technologies LLC as control systems engineer. She will be responsible for programming system control panels, quality assurance, process management, field support, troubleshooting and designing mechanical and electrical interfaces for water treatment systems to remove arsenic, iron, manganese and other contaminants from groundwater.
After finding that his warehouse space in LaPorte County, Ind., was not nearly enough anymore, Mark Joachim decided to invest in a storefront to allow a more customer-friendly environment.
Indiana Dealer Opens Storefront
Crane Environmental installed a reverse osmosis unit to supply clean feedwater to boiler units for electricity at a resource recovery plant.
Reverse Osmosis Eliminates TDS in Boiler Feedwater
Finding the right housing depends a lot on the application in which the housing will be used. Being familiar with your water filtration needs as well as researching the benefits of various types of housing will help you make the right decision.
The following is part two of a two-part article.
Problem: Giardia in the lake water (Buckskin Lake, Ontario) from beavers. An additional problem of bio-film clogging filters once system was installed. Solution: Hallett 13 Ultraviolet System with Crossfire Technology and filters. Results: Purified water from lake, improved taste and eliminated bio-film
Cottage Retreat Provides Pure, Safe Water for Everyone
Emerging commercial technologies are replacing the "old standards" for small water system (SWS) applications. In contrast to large community systems, competitive economics, simple operation and low waste production will drive changes in technology and engineering. Some out-of-the-box thinking will be necessary in the shift to provide simpler, packaged or preengineered arsenic treatment systems.
Arsenic Treatment for Small Public Water Systems