For the past two decades, many healthcare providers have been developing networks of primary, secondary and tertiary care settings to provide care to their patient population. Depending upon the size and scope of the provider, these networks...
Utilizing Design-Build Delivery to Provide Water Treatment Solutions on a Deadline
Owners often look to design-build delivery as a means to accelerate the overall schedule for their water or wastewater project. In fact, schedule advantage was cited as the #1 reason for selecting design-build delivery in a recent survey of...
How Much Water Does it Take to Make a Hamburger?
Here’s a question most consumers don’t ponder when diving into their favorite greasy cheeseburger: how much water did it take to make this?
How Nutrient Recovery Systems Offer Municipalities a Win-Win
What if the owners of municipalities could simultaneously help the environment and create a money revenue stream that could offset costs?
5 Questions with Water Design-Build Expert Bryan Bedell
Bryan Bedell, Division Leader of Haskell's Water Division, takes a moment to answer five questions about key issues for utility owners and how the right approach can relieve their challenges. Enjoy this conversation with Bryan.
Think Tank Summer Series: Revamp Your Water Reduction Plan
Do you remember those seemingly unsolvable word problems in grade school math? If not, here’s one to jog your memory.
If 71% of the globe is covered in water, 1% is accessible for human consumption and the global population is 7 billion in...
Case Study: How 3D Laser Scanning & BIM Informed Facility Design
What happens when you attempt an infrastructure improvement project without full plans and specifications?
For progressive design-builders, this is the norm and often not a concern. However, when Haskell’s Bryan Bedell and team were tasked...
DBIA Water/Wastewater Conference: Haskell Speaker Recap
From March 17-19, the Haskell Water team participated in the 2014 DBIA Water/Wastewater Conference in San Jose, California. In addition to exhibiting, Haskell brought five speakers to the conference to discuss several water/wastewater topics....
Identifying Energy Solutions that Finance Themselves
Is it possible to make energy upgrades to your facility without being hampered by the inability to raise rates or undertake expensive capital improvements? Now it is. Energy Performance Contracting enables utilities seeking to reduce energy...
Aging Water/Wastewater Infrastructure Forces Utilities to Make Hard Choices
The Miami-Dade Commission approved $1.6 billion over the next 15 years to repair and update the county’s aging water and sewer pipes. That sounds like a big commitment, and it demonstrates a step in the right direction.
But take into account...
John Giachino to Moderate FWRC Alternative Project Delivery Methods Panel Discussion
Increasing pressures in the wastewater and water utility sectors for lower project design and construction costs, higher performance, faster project completion and streamlined project management are causing more owners to utilize Alternative...
Progressive Design-Build Provides Long and Short-Term Water Project Benefits
Progressive Design-Build Allows JEA to Realize Best Solution
Although JEA had developed a preliminary design as part of the original request for proposal, they saw value in allowing the design-builder to offer alternatives that would:
- Reduce impact on the environment and surrounding community
2013 Water/Wastewater Conference Owner Scholarships Available