Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Modeling Tip: Creating Animations in BREEZE 3D Analyst

Modeling Tip: Creating Animations in BREEZE 3D Analyst

The powerful post-processor, BREEZE 3D Analyst, enables you to analyze and visualize data in multiple formats to help you better understand, interpret, and summarize your modeling results. To best assist our users, a complimentary license ...


Energy & Renewables

The landfill gas collection, utilisation and surplus gas combustion acting in unison

The landfill gas collection, utilisation and surplus gas combustion acting in unison

In landfill gas utilisation the basic task of the control system is to harmonise three completely independent processes. On the one hand, there is the gas production of the landfill which is inconstant. (From a price point of view, ...


Environmental Management

Sustainable Performance Isn’t About Preventing All Accidents; It’s About Managing the Ability to Adapt and Learn

Sustainable Performance Isn’t About Preventing All Accidents; It’s About Managing the Ability to Adapt and Learn

With an increasing awareness of the importance of safety, we are seeing a growing trend of zero accident goals. Inherently, this is a laudable moral goal and if we truly value people in organizations, then our intentions should indeed ...


Health & Safety

Mitigating the effect of weather on environmental noise measurements

Many factors play a part when creating a reliable environmental noise assessment. This paper provides a practical look at the effect of weather conditions on sound levels to raise awareness of the importance of meteorology in noise ...


Monitoring & Testing

Impact of pH on Derivatization of Nitrophenol Compounds

Impact of pH on Derivatization of Nitrophenol Compounds

Our goal of evaluating the Normalized French Environmental Method 12673 required testing the method’s ability to derivatize nitrophenols and alkylphenols in addition to the chlorophenols the method was designed for. Unfortunately, ...


Soil & Groundwater

Data Management and Visualization for Interim Measure Plan - Case Study

Data Management and Visualization for Interim Measure Plan - Case Study

Challenge Groundwater impact was discovered at the bedrock surface off-site and the client needed to quickly be able to access a long history of site data and develop a conceptual site model. Visually understanding where the impacted ...


Waste & Recycling

25 Years of Success – Outokumpu Stainless DC Plasma Smelting Facility

25 Years of Success – Outokumpu Stainless DC Plasma Smelting Facility

Design is not just what is looks and feels like. Design is how it works. Between 1982 and 1987, British Steel (Outokumpu today) made extensive investigations into the treatment of steel dust. Their research was far and wide and covered ...


Water & Wastewater

Tertiary Nitrification Process - Case Study

Our nitrification process was originally developed for ammonia removal from activated sludge final effluent. However, it has since been applied to sludge liquor ("reject water", "centrate" or "filtrate") treatment. It is also suitable for ...


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