Optimizing Collection Systems Data for Capital Investment Planning and Prioritized Cleaning
August 5, 2015, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MTN
Utilities are faced with huge decisions about where, when, by what means, and how much to invest in their pipe replacement programs. With a planning tool that uses real-life structural and nonstructural factors, utilities can use existing sewage collection system data to begin the process of prioritizing and budgeting a pipeline-replacement program. The tool then uses new pipe-condition information as that information is collected to improve the reliability of the planning effort. Read more...
Treatment Tips and Tricks: Filtration
August 12, 2015, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MTN
In the conventional water treatment plant, all processes are related to one another. If effluent from one process is of marginal water quality, that outcome will affect processes downstream in the treatment train. Viewers will learn the close relationship between processes and how to operate and maintain filters in an optimized manner. Entry-level operators or operators in training will find the presentations helpful as a review to help pass certification exams. All viewers will gain a more thorough understanding of basic principles of the filtration process and the close relationship of the filtration process to other conventional water treatment processes. Plus, seasoned operators with years of hands-on experience will present troubleshooting and maintenance tips.