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New Technology Helps Secure Your Water Treatment Facilities

New Technology Helps Secure Your Water Treatment Facilities

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Securing public and private utility sites and facilities from losses resulting from theft, burglary and vandalism is complicated, relatively expensive and often times frustrating.

Managing Iron Pipes

Managing Iron Pipes

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A lot of discussion surrounds the need for condition assessment of existing infrastructure in order to properly prioritize the work that needs to be done to rehabilitate our water and sewer pipelines.

Trenchless Pipeline Renewal Method Selection

Trenchless Pipeline Renewal Method Selection

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The decision, by an engineer, designer, municipal official or anyone else, of how to accomplish the renewal of a deteriorated buried pipe in an urban or suburban environment without excavation must be based on readily available parameters for the existing pipeline being examined.

Credibility Is Key

Credibility Is Key

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

When municipal and utility engineers and other decision-makers authorize a materials or equipment purchase, they?re putting their professional reputations on the line every time.

Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Officials and administrators are responsible for the health of the communities they serve. This requires quality piping systems that provide clean drinking water and sanitation.

Condition Assessment:

Condition Assessment:

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The water pipeline infrastructure in North America was built over a period of several decades. As such, it is not expected to fail all at once.

American Water Acquires Environmental Management Corp.

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

American Water, the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced in December that its subsidiary, American Water Enterprises, has acquired Environmental Management Corp. (EMC) from The Linde Group.

Maxwell Joins UIM Editorial Board

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM) is pleased to announce that Steve Maxwell has joined the editorial board.

UIM Conference, BAMI-I Meeting Held in Indianapolis

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The annual Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM) Asset Management Conference was held Dec. 14-15 in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Buried Asset Management Institute-International (BAMI-I) on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis.

A Review of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

A Review of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

On Feb. 17, 2009, less than a month after assuming office, President Obama signed into law the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).