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Improving community life in Central America

Water well projects typically take a week, but when crews encounter rough conditions like those found in Central America, progress slows.
water pressure filter system

Improving water quality in rural Mount Pleasant

High iron and manganese levels can result in sediment deposits in reservoirs and watermains, as well as water quality complaints from customers

Preventing contamination in water storage tanks

Despite efforts to protect public water supplies through testing, treatment and regulation, contamination in water storage tanks still occasionally occurs.

Water career trends and growth very promising

Careers in water quality are not just in high demand, they are also undergoing rapid changes.

What low flow purge groundwater sampling means for water quality data

Low flow groundwater sampling was developed to enhance the accuracy of pollutant assessment in groundwater and ensure a representative sample is collected.
A picture of an electromagnetic flow meter installation.

Important considerations for choosing an electromagnetic flow meter

The ideal starting point for choosing a flow meter is not with a manufacturer’s specifications, but with the details of your unique application. Electromagnetic...
A picture of filters used on cooling towers.

Automatic self cleaning filters help keep cooling towers clean and efficient

Only mechanical filtration can remove the tons of suspended solids that cooling towers grab from the atmosphere each year.
A picture of pressure vessels in a reverse osmosis system

Designing large reverse osmosis systems

Reverse osmosis systems are reliable and user friendly. Optimal performance can be achieved by considering the feed water source and user environment.
Picture of the mobile water treatment lab

Mobile water treatment pilot plant helps determine best process

Determining and validating the best water treatment technologies to meet the unique needs of small, rural and First Nations communities has gone mobile.
Peyto Lake is not a renewable water source

Canadian water security threatened by trade agreements

Despite an abundance of water, Canada's water security may be threatened by obligations in the country's trade agreements.

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