From the editors of WaterWorld, Industrial WaterWorld, and Water & Wastewater International
Treating urban runoff with constructed wetlands (Urban Water Management) Irvine Ranch Water District's innovative water treatment project, located in the city of Orange's El Modena Park, cleans urban runoff by filtering it through water plants and exposing it to the sun...
Erosion control solution lands at O'Hare airport (Urban Water Management) Last year, Chicago's O'Hare International Airport moved 76 million people through its doors and was host to more than 925,000 flights, so it's no wonder that the airport has long seen a need for expansion and revitalization...
Conservation leaders gather to restore iconic U.S. waters
NEW ORLEANS, LA, June 10, 2009 -- Conservation leaders from across the country gathered in New Orleans to push for the restoration of iconic U.S. waters such as Chesapeake Bay, Coastal Louisiana, Florida Everglades, Great Lakes, Gulf of Maine, Long Island Sound, Puget Sound and others...
HI seeks reviewers for updated ANSI/HI 9.6.3 pumps standard
PARSIPPANY, NJ, June 9, 2009 -- The Hydraulic Institute (HI), under the approval of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), is seeking qualified individuals in North America to participate in the review process for the draft of updated Standard ANSI/HI 9.6.3, Rotodynamic Pumps for Allowable Operating Region...
Multi-point correlation system
ADS LLC introduces the ADS Enigma, a state-of-the-art, digital logging correlation system for determining the location of leaks in buried pipes. Noise logging and noise correlation are combined into one operation to provide improved operational efficiency and optimum performance for challenging leak detection and water loss control. ADS LLC, An IDEX Fluid and Metering Business http://www.adsenv.com
Otterbine has introduced the Equinox as the 10th pattern to their Aerating Fountain line. The design incorporates the use of nozzles to create an intricate multi-tiered display that is reminiscent of an architectural fountain, but retains the convenience of a floating fountain system thus requiring no plumbing. It can produce spray dimensions as tall as 20ft (5.3m) and as wide as 72ft (18.3m). Otterbine Barebo Inc. http://www.otterbine.com
Stormwater storage, infiltration system
Hydro International has introduced its Stormbloc™ below-ground, stormwater infiltration and harvesting system to the North American market. Stormbloc is a columnar block-type structure that facilitates soil infiltration in a cost-effective, environmentally sustainable manner. It offers a wide variety of benefits for engineers, municipalities and contractors looking for better Low Impact Development (LID) stormwater management options or seeking the US Green Building Council's LEED® certification. Hydro International http://www.hydro-international.biz
Portable inspection system
The K2 portable inspection system can be mounted in a wide range of vehicles, trailers, or used as a stand-alone system. Transport handles are built into the K2 with an option for a collapsible heavy-duty handle and semi-pneumatic wheels to facilitate portability. The system can be configured with 1200 ft. high-strength video cable with an auto-payout feature to operate all CUES pan and tilt / zoom cameras and transporters. The system will accommodate a wide variety of pipe conditions and inspect 6"-120" sanitary or storm sewers. CUES Inc. http://www.cuesinc.com
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