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A temporary pre-treatment solution for a remote coal basin

Meeting new discharge limits while controlling costs Challenge When state regulators issued new discharge permits for a major power utility's ash basin, the...

A custom bulk dewatering system for 100% compliance

An advanced integrated solution to control both cost and risk Challenge A major North American power utility needed to dewater ash ponds at old sites without...

Remote monitoring & controls for unmanned reliability

Long-term low volume seep collection Challenge Xylem was tasked with designing a seep collection system to collect water from a low volume seep through the...

The right equipment and expertise at the right time

When two seeps were discovered at the base of the dam at an active fly ash pond, our power utility customer needed a way to quickly control and manage the...

Temporary bypass helps city of Auburn, New York, divert stream water safely and efficiently

Sevenson Environmental Services
Auburn, New York
The Owasco Outlet in Auburn, New York, is a waterway that flows from the north end of Owasco Lake through five counties before connecting to the Seneca River....

Xylem Vogel Pumpen hits gold in Western Australia

Large Scale Gold Mine
Western Australia
The Australian gold mining industry began in 1851, increasing the countries population significantly within a few years. As the world’s second largest producer...

Xylem supplies pumps for oil production in West Africa

CREACTIV
Gabon and Congo, Africa
The exploration and production of oil in West Africa has been growing rapidly over the past decade, with much demand for the oil from Europe and the USA....

How to plan control and resilience against harmful algae bloom

Collins Park Water Treatment Plant
Toledo, OH, US
It's the call no water treatment plant superintendent wants to receive, especially not while on vacation. Andy McClure, Superintendent of Toledo, Ohio's...

Adaptive N-impeller solves clogging issues for small-range wastewater pumps

Clogging is the most common problem in wastewater pumping and a particular issue for small pumps due to their limited hydraulic space. The consequences include...

UV treatment system fills the bill for water reuse

City of St. Francis, MN
St. Francis, Minnesota
Although St. Francis, Minnesota, located in Anoka and Isanti counties, has a population of only 7,218, it has big ideas when it comes to the future of its...

Building a Bypass with Meticulous and Multiple Back-up Precautions to Ensure 100 Percent Uptime

Wickersham Construction & Engineering and City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, like hundreds of other cities across the nation, is tackling the challenges of upgrading its water and sewage system as efficiently...

California Lift Station Finds Perfect Pump Rental Solution

Eastern Municipal Water District
California
When a submersible sewage pump failed at the Menlo Lift Station in Hemet, CA, it left this residential lift station – a key component of the Eastern...

Xylem’s Bypass Enables Critical Upgrades for Aging Sewer Lines in Greenwich, Connecticut

Sewer Division of the Greenwich Department of Public Works
Greenwich, Connecticut
The Sewer Division of the Greenwich Department of Public Works planned to upgrade critical sewer line at multiple sewer manholes along Bruce Park Avenue, a...

Xylem bypass system helps facilitate pump station rehab in Covington, Kentucky

Sanitation District No. 1 of Northern Kentucky
Covington, Kentucky
Sanitation District No. 1 of Northern Kentucky (SD1) needed to perform wet well concrete rehabilitation to two pump stations in Covington, Kentucky, located...

Victor Valley Turns to Xylem to Recover from Mojave Desert Environmental Catastrophe

Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority (VVWRA)
California
During any given year, average rainfall in the Victor Valley of Southern California is approximately five inches. But 2010 wasn't the average year. Five storms...

Xylem Engages in Award-Winning Rehab and Bypass Project with North Carolina Utility

Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA)
North Carolina
The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) in North Carolina engaged in a capital improvement project to help address their aging infrastructure. The...

Xylem Completes Large Pump Station Upgrade for City of Tampa

The Wastewater Department of the City of Tampa, Florida
Tampa Bay, Florida
True leaders recognize problems before they become emergencies. A case in point is the Wastewater Department team in Tampa, Florida. As part of the city's...

Xylem Provides High-tech Bypass and Peace-of- mind During Kiski Valley Treatment Plant Upgrade

Kiski Valley Water Pollution Control Authority (KVWPCA)
Pennsylvania
To stay in compliance with state Environmental Protection Agency requirements, the Kiski Valley Water Pollution Control Authority (KVWPCA) in Pennsylvania had...

Complex Discharge Line Bypass at National Brewery Keeps Operations Online

Popham Mechanical Contractors
Georgia
A national beer brewery in Georgia needed to address deterioration and replacement of some of the drain pipes running from their fermentation tanks. For this...

Xylem pairs Godwin and Flygt pumps to assist with emergency tunnel project

City of Atlanta and Western Summit Constructors, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
The city of Atlanta faced a critical problem in 2013 when the city's Nancy Creek Tunnel failed due to years of sediment buildup. The tunnel is an 8-mile-long...

Moving fast to perform “triple bypass” operation for wastewater treatment plant

Wastewater Treatment Plant, C. Brito Construction Co., Inc.
Plymouth, MA
The first sign of trouble in "America's Hometown” came on December 19, 2015. Plymouth, Massachusetts is the celebrated site where the Pilgrims landed in...

Canada’s Largest Bypass Project Lands at Canada’s Largest Airport

Region of Peel
Ontario, Canada
Canada's Region of Peel is a permanent home to more than 1 million people and a temporary stopover for another 20 million air travelers who pass through...

Emergency Bypass for Sewer Facility Circumvents Natural and Manmade Obstacles

The Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority (RWSA)
Charlottesville, Virginia
When operators at the Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority (RWSA) in Charlottesville, Virginia discovered a compromise in the 54- inch secondary effluent water...

Xylem solutions can make your plant more efficient and reduce costs.

A maintenance-needy and energy-inefficient lift station needs help. Challenge: Overseeing the maintenance of the city's submersible stations as well as rising...