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Q&A: Improving the Customer Experience with Software & Tech

Q&A: Improving the Customer Experience with Software & Tech

December 19, 2023 at 7:45 am 0 comments

One of the technology trends that is so frequently talked about in the water utility sector is unlocking new data about system performance and using it to further enhance operations. But improving operations is only part of the job, and providing excellent customer service isRead More

From the Finance Department

From the Finance Department

December 11, 2023 at 6:35 am 0 comments

Utility Finance Executives Weigh In On Resilience, Affordability, Digital Transformation & More Editor’s Note: Following the conclusion of our 2023 Water Finance Conference in Cleveland, our longtime contributor and colleague Greg Baird, a former water utility CFO and now principal consultant with Black & VeatchRead More

Tackling PFAS with Innovation: Orange County Water District’s Approach

Tackling PFAS with Innovation: Orange County Water District’s Approach

December 4, 2023 at 9:12 am 0 comments

| By Craig Butt & Prem Parmar For the past 90 years, the Orange County Water District (OCWD) has provided a safe and reliable local groundwater supply to Southern California. As regulations and requirements for water quality have changed dramatically since 1933, OCWD has continuouslyRead More

Public Financing Considerations for AMI

Public Financing Considerations for AMI

November 27, 2023 at 9:18 am 0 comments

| By David J. Clamage Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) is a popular topic today. Infrastructure in general is equally popular as we look for ways to repair and improve the aging and ailing systems that power American life. In November 2021, just in time forRead More

The Digital Dividend: How Innovation is Changing the Way We Manage Water

The Digital Dividend: How Innovation is Changing the Way We Manage Water

November 27, 2023 at 9:15 am 0 comments

By Tim Braun & OJ McFoy Utility leaders often dedicate considerable time to finding ways to close gaps. Between aging water infrastructure, the impacts of climate change, and limited budgets to pay for upgrades, the job is often about finding ways to “do more withRead More

Modernizing Network Management

Modernizing Network Management

November 20, 2023 at 9:43 am 0 comments

Bridging Physical and Digital Operations at Water, Wastewater & Stormwater Utilities By Seth Johnstone The water industry is contending with three primary challenges: aging infrastructure, water stress from drought or flooding and critical water quality issues. These challenges, along with an aging utility workforce andRead More

What’s next for WOTUS following Sackett ruling?

What’s next for WOTUS following Sackett ruling?

November 20, 2023 at 9:16 am 0 comments

| By Susan Bodine On Jan. 18, 2023, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Corps of Engineers published a final rule defining “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act despite the fact that a case on that issue wasRead More

Asset Management: Criticality and Risk Analysis

Asset Management: Criticality and Risk Analysis

November 16, 2023 at 7:15 am 0 comments

Mojave Water Agency Optimizes Maintenance Activities, Realizes Cost Savings | By Tacoma Zach The Mojave Water Agency (MWA) is responsible for ensuring a stable and sustainable water supply for the High Desert region in San Bernardino County. Its projects cover a service area of approximatelyRead More