Sewer Infrastructure News

  • Manual Sanitary Butterfly Valve Maintenance

    Manual sanitary butterfly valve will appear leak sealing surface for the following reasons: 1. Manual sanitary butterfly valve disc and valve seals are interposed by debris. ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • The Advantages of Sanitary Pneumatic Butterfly Valve

    Sanitary pneumatic butterfly valve uses standard electronic polish, smooth surface to ensure clean and has no media accumulation area that will not produce potential pollution. It can be quickly disassembled with fast and easy maintenance as well as uninstallation. Moreover, its ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Why is Stainless Steel Pipe Uneasy to Rust?

    1. After the steel is processed, it is harder to reach oxygen and water in the air, so it is not easy to rust.   2. Chromium is added to the carbon steel and the amount is not low. Its content is about 12%. After it is exposed to the air, chromium reacts with oxygen and ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Teaming up to understand the wastewater network

    Leading flood and pollution prevention specialists, Detectronic, have teamed up with global water, energy and maintenance solutions providers, NCH Chem-Aqua, to help a Yorkshire-based brewery better understand their wastewater network. The brewery approached NCH Chem-Aqua with a view to saving water within the plant and further improving operational costs and efficiencies. NCH Chem-Aqua suggested ...


    By Detectronic Ltd

  • Best possible protection against floods in residential areas

    With focus on simple and innovative solutions, we at Wapro have prevented thousands of floods worldwide. Our products are put to the test daily with chemicals, temperature changes, debris and unforeseen events. Keeping common sense and simplicity as keywords throughout development, Wapro is able to provide effective solutions which can be installed in minutes. In a residential area in ...


    By Wapro AB

  • AbTech Collaborates with International Engineering Firm to Achieve Low Phosphorus Results on a Sanitary Wastewater Application in China

    AbTech Industries, Inc., announced today that it has collaborated with Easen International Co. Ltd., to successfully reduce total phosphorus (TP) to low levels in a field test for a wastewater treatment plant owned by a large water services company in China. AbTech, an environmental technologies company, used its innovative adsorptive media to help the wastewater plant comply ...


    By AbTech Industries Inc

  • Agru America, Inc. Opens Large Diameter Pipe Production Facility in Charleston, SC

    Agru America’s newest manufacturing center in Charleston, South Carolina aimed at meeting the international demand for next-generation large diameter HDPE pipes commenced production in early April 2017. The facility, located on Charleston Harbor, is producing AGRULINE pipes with dimensions of up to OD 2500 mm (98.4 in.) designed for high volume flow applications including gas, potable water ...


    By Agru America, Inc.

  • WaBack installed to prevent flooding in apartment buildings

    In Enskede, a suburb in Sweden, a residential building with about 70 apartments have been built. The building will be linked to the municipality’s combined sewer system and because of the risk of overload, the risk of back flow also increases. To give these residents peace of mind even before an unpleasant event occurs, it was decided to install a DN200-600 WaBack non-return valve. Sewer ...


    By Wapro AB

  • DN600 WaStop protects from flooding in Depew, New York

    Flooding occurred regularly at the pubic works (water and sewer) yard where offices, public works trucks and snow plows are located. An old underground valve vault in the compound flooded every year in the spring snow melt. The vault drained into the creek and was protected with an Iron flap valve. The flap valve always seized partly open rendering if useless for flood protection. The operators ...


    By Wapro AB

  • CH2M named top trenchless design firm in 2016

    For the second consecutive year, CH2M earned the top spot on Trenchless Technology's Top 50 Trenchless Engineering Design Firms list. The firm has topped the list in six of the last seven years.Trenchless Technology's list is developed by comparing firms based on their trenchless billings in the North American market, as well as ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • NIVUS creates lasting values

    We want to create a lasting value. Water means life and to ensure fair access to basic water supplies for the less privileged or those currently less well served NIVUS support Welthungerhilfe and their partner projects. Viva con Agua is a network of people and organisations committed to establish access to clean drinking water and basic sanitation for all humans worldwide in close cooperation ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority’s Hardeeville Water Reclamation Facility Expansion Project Receives ISI Envision Bronze Award

    The Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority’s (BJWSA) Hardeeville Water Reclamation Facility (HWRF) expansion project has received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) Envision rating system’s Bronze award, which recognizes sustainable infrastructure across the full range of environmental, social, and economic impacts. BJWSA’s reclamation facility expansion is ...

  • Black & Veatch expert to address aging water and wastewater infrastructure, runoff and conveyance systems

    Black & Veatch, a global leader in the design and construction of water and wastewater conveyance infrastructure, has named Lorne Emery as Systems Rehabilitation Leader within its water business. Based in Toronto, Emery will ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Newport News Selects InfoSWMM Product Portfolio

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Newport News, Virginia, has chosen InfoSWMM, InfoSWMM 2D and ...


    By Innovyze

  • Kansas City’s Middle Blue River Green Infrastructure Receives Envision® Platinum Sustainable Infrastructure Award

    Kansas City’s Middle Blue River Green Infrastructure projects, owned by KC Water, recently received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) Envision Platinum award. The Middle Blue River Green Infrastructure projects are the 20th overall sustainable infrastructure award from Envision. The Middle Blue River Green Infrastructure projects were designed to reduce combined sewer ...

  • Visit us during the WATEX Exhibition 2016 on 25-28 September in Tehran

    PlugCo is the biggest manufacturer of inflatable pipe plugs, packers, pipe balloons, pipe stoppers, pneumatic plugs, rubber plugs, drain and sewer pipeline testing equipment in Turkey. PlugCo produce plugs up to 144”(DN3600) size and up to 6 Bar back pressure. All of PlugCo products suitable to test according to European Standard EN 1610. PlugCo has an efficient shipping department ...


    By PLUGCO

  • World’s Largest Combined Sewer Reservoir Captures APWA Top Environment Project Award

    The Thornton Composite Reservoir, part of a massive Chicago-area combined sewer tunnel collection system that helps protect against flooding and pollution resulting from storm-related sewer overflows, has been named an American Public Works Association (APWA) Public Works Project of the Year. Thornton’s reservoir capacity is up to 7.9 billion gallons of water, making it the largest combined ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • WaStop installation 15 years on …

    Mönsterås in Sweden was one of the early WaStop Inline Check Valve installations. The issue faced was high sea levels during onshore winds.  This caused the sea water to be forced up into the stormwater system, leading to back flow into the sewer system through the emergency overflow pipes.  This in turn caused flooding in low lying houses upstream as well as surface flooding ...


    By Wapro AB

  • Nation’s 8th Greenest City Adopts InfoSWMM

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Orlando, Florida, has chosen ...


    By Innovyze

  • Municipalities empowered by Vacuum Excavators

    Cities are digging safer and more efficiently by arming departments with vacuum excavators. In the rarest of cases, fire departments are using vacuum excavators for trench collapse rescues. The more common use though is the need for potholing, sewer ...


    By Vac-Tron Equipment

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