Worth Noting - December 2011

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ITT Corp.’s Water and Wastewater Group received the 2011 Innovative Technology Award from the Water Environment Federation.

The City of South Lyon (Mich.) Clean Water Plant received the 2011 Wastewater Utility of the Year Award from the Michigan Rural Water Association.

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The Georgia Association of Water Professionals has a Backflow Prevention Specialty Workshop in Marietta on Dec. 13. Visit www.gawponline.org.



The Michigan Water Environment Association has a Wastewater Administrators seminar in Frankenmuth Jan. 19-20. Visit www.mi-wea.org.


North Carolina

The North Carolina American Water Works Association & Water Environment Association has these courses:

• Dec. 1 – Customer Relations, Statesville

• Dec. 13 – Safety, Wrightsville Beach

Visit www.ncsafewater.org.



The Ohio Water Environment Association has a Biosolids Workshop on Dec. 8. Visit www.ohiowea.org.



The Texas Water Utilities Association has a Distribution course in Waco on Dec. 13. Visit www.twua.org.

The Water Environment Association of Texas has a course on Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Best Practices in Austin on Dec. 1. Visit www.weat.org.



The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is offering these courses:

• Dec. 8 – Wastewater Treatment Systems Overview, Valders

• Feb. 1-2 – Ponds and Lagoons: Introduction and Advanced, Fennimore

• Feb. 6-10 – General Wastewater Treatment: Introduction and Advanced, Madison

• Feb. 21-22 – Anaerobic Digestion: Introduction, Burlington

• Feb. 23 – Anaerobic Digestion: Advanced, Burlington

• Feb. 27-29 – General Wastewater Treatment: Introduction and Advanced, Green Bay

Visit www.dnr.state.wi.us.

The University of Wisconsin Department of Engineering-Professional Development has a Sanitary Sewer and Collection System Engineering seminar in Madison Dec. 6-8. Visit www.epdweb.engr.wisc.edu.


Calendar of Events

Jan. 22-25

New England Water Environment Association Annual Conference and Exhibition, Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel, Boston. Visit www.newea.org.


Jan. 30-Feb. 2

Water Environment Federation Utility Management Conference 2012, Hyatt Regency Miami. Call 703/684-2441 or visit www.wef.org.


Feb. 5-8

New York Water Environment Association Annual Conference and Exhibition, New York Marriott Marquis. Visit www.nywea.org.


Feb. 27-March 1

Pumper & Cleaner Environmental Expo International, Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis. Call 866/933-2653 or visit www.pumpershow.com.


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