Insights by Troy Gallagher

Addressing food industry’s rising costs for water and wastewater
Addressing food industry’s rising costs for water and wastewater

The food and dairy industry continues to be challenged on how to best improve water and wastewater systems efficiency to reduce costs.

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Temporary wastewater solids handling facility: Design and construction
Temporary wastewater solids handling facility: Design and construction

During a wastewater treatment solids handling facility construction project, your wastewater solids must continue to be dewatered and conditioned for safe land application or sending to the landfill.

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Treated water affects beer quality
Treated water affects beer quality

Have you ever considered how the minerals in your water affects the taste of your beer?

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Preparing for your water and wastewater utility assessment
Preparing for your water and wastewater utility assessment

Across the United States, state environmental enforcement agencies require drinking water and wastewater utilities to perform quality assessments.

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One Water: Reuse wastewater in your water supply
One Water: Reuse wastewater in your water supply

Reuse wastewater?! Yes, it’s not only possible but it can save money, increase your community’s water supply and protect the environment.

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The Flint water crisis: Could it happen in your community?
The Flint water crisis: Could it happen in your community?

The water crisis in Flint has everyone thinking about lead in drinking water supplies. Many have asked me if they should be concerned about their own drinking water.

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Upgrading leaky water distribution systems
Upgrading leaky water distribution systems

Great design of a water distribution system while maintaining pressure control requires careful consideration of valve location, water demand and the valve enclosures.

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