Performance Management
Performance Management

Make sure your utility is operating at peak performance

Knowing how your water utility stacks up is critical for deciding where you should focus next. To help you see where you’re outperforming and where there might be opportunities to improve, AWWA has developed widely accepted industry benchmarks and Utility Management Standards. AWWA has also collaborated with other water associations to create valuable resources such as Water EUM and Partnerships for Clean Water and Safe Water.



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AWWA, the US Environmental Protection Agency, and nine other association partners representing the US water and wastewater sector have collaborated to identify and provide tools to promote effective utility management. Read more.

Online Course

EL82 - Key Elements to Maintaining Distribution System Integrity

This course provides you with valuable distribution system solutions such as proper planning for pipeline installation, a sound fire hydrant maintenance program, a better approach to tank cleaning and valve inspections, and a strategic flushing program to alleviate future problems