Water Management

Meter Data Management: The Next Step for Water Utilities

Meter Data Management: The Next Step for Water Utilities

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) networks and meters are loaded with useful data, but utilities and municipalities nationwide find themselves in a unique position when learning how to manage and best use this unprecedented amount of data being collected from smart water networks.

RWELLS: Using a Living Lab to  Advance Water Utility  Asset Management

RWELLS: Using a Living Lab to Advance Water Utility Asset Management

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The theme of aging water and wastewater infrastructures is gaining more interest around the United States as many cities have begun to realize that their underground assets are facing real challenges.

Millburn, New Jersey:

Millburn, New Jersey:

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Aiming to lower energy costs and decrease our carbon footprint, New Jersey American Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Water, is investing in solar technology. Most recently, the company installed solar modules on a reservoir at the Canoe Brook Water Treatment Plant in Millburn, N.J.

Desalination  in the U.S.

Desalination in the U.S.

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Changing climate patterns observed over the past decade, combined with accelerating population growth and limited availability of new and inexpensive fresh water supplies, have propelled the importance of desalination as an essential future water supply source in the United States.

Operational Asset Management: Part 2

Operational Asset Management: Part 2

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

In June, UIM presented Part 1 of our Operational Asset Management series. This month in the follow-up piece, our contributing authors from Harris County, Texas discuss leveraging investments in asset management and the various benefits of implementing such a system.

Powering AMI

Powering AMI

July 27, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The smart meter market has exploded as utilities increasingly deploy advanced metering technology to boost operational efficiency and improve bottom line performance.

INFRASTRUCUTRE: Black & Veatch Report Highlights Top Concerns for Water Utility Leaders

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Black & Veatch?s first Strategic Directions in the U.S. Water Utility Industry Report identifies top challenges in the water and wastewater industry.

PEOPLE: Anderson takes AWWA helm

PEOPLE: Anderson takes AWWA helm

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

In his inaugural speech as AWWA president, Charles Anderson spoke of ?re-engineering? the association?s business model. Anderson accepted the gavel from outgoing president Jerry Stevens at a June 13 ceremony during AWWA?s Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE12).

PEOPLE: Sensus Employee Receives Prestigious George Anderson Award

PEOPLE: Sensus Employee Receives Prestigious George Anderson Award

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Jack Jackson, a 37-year employee of Sensus, received the American Water Works Association?s (AWWA) George Anderson Award at the association?s Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE12) in Dallas.

Commemoratives: Neptune Celebrates 120 Years

July 26, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

This year, Neptune Technology Group Inc., known simply as, ?Neptune,? is celebrating 120 years of leadership and continual innovation in the water industry.