Events, Presentations and Booth Exhibits

Strand Confrences

Our staff is active professionally. We attend conferences to expand our knowledge and remain on the forefront of technology and solutions, and to also share our knowledge and experiences through presentations that showcase noteworthy projects or topics. Please visit our Contact Us page to be connected with the appropriate staff member to learn more about their presentation topic. 


Wisconsin Wastewater Operators Association (WWOA) Southern District Meeting – November 10 in Fond du Lac, WI

At this webinar, we plan to present Overview of Sludge Dryer Technologies

Central States Water Environment Association (CSWEA) Transformative Stormwater and Watershed Projects Webinar – November 17

At this webinar, we plan to present A New Prospective: Stormwater Management as the Centerpiece for Urban Revitalization. 

American Water Works Association (AWWA) Young Professionals Student Outreach Event: Water Industry 101 – Fresh Ideas in Water Webinar – November 17

At this webinar, we plan to present Electrofiltration: Application of an Electric Field to Alpha Alumina Microfiltration. 

Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities (ISAMU) Annual Operators Workshop – December 6-8 in Des Moines, IA

At this conference, we plan to present Avon Lake Water Main Improvements. 


Past Presentations

Kirkwood Community College’s Annual Wastewater Conference August 1-2 in Cedar Rapids, IA

We presented Final Clarifier Rehab – Marshalltown Water Pollution Control Plant.

Indiana Water Environment Association (IWEA) Annual Conference – August 16-19 in Fort Wayne, IN

We presented Intensification Processes for WWTPs and Lessons Learned from Biosolids Drying.  

Eastern Iowa Wastewater Treatment Conference – August 17 in Davenport, IA

We presented City Industry Pretreatment Relations Don’t Have to Be Difficult.

American Public Works Association (APWA) Public Works Expo (PWX) – August 28-31 in Charlotte, NC

We presented Learn How to Secure Funds and Use Best Practices for Your First Roundabout.  

American Council of Engineering Companies of Kentucky (ACEC-KY)/Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) Partnering Conference – September 6-8 in Louisville, KY

We presented Integrated Project Team Approach for US 60 Frankfort TIGER Project.

Iowa Water Environment Association (IAWEA) Operator/Pretreatment Conference – September 7 in Newton, IA

We presented City Industry Pretreatment Relations Don’t Have to Be Difficult and Instrumentation and Control of Aeration in Activated Sludge.

Iowa State University Iowa Water Conference – September 28-29 in Dubuque, IA

We presented Bee Branch Creek Restoration – Community Values.

Iowa League of Cities Annual Conference – September 28-30 in Waterloo, IA

We presented Ensuring Resilient Energy Infrastructure for Cities and Utilities.

Wisconsin Wastewater Operators Association Annual Conference – October 4-7 in Green Bay, WI

We presented Lessons Learned from Biosolids Drying; Everything but the Kitchen Sink: Combining Compliance Options to Meet Low Level Phosphorus Limits; Why Did the Sewer Cross the Road? River? Or Railroad? A Look at Maintaining Infrastructure in Difficult Locations; Utilizing Asset Management and Risk Assessment for More Proactive, Data-Driven Capital Improvement Plans; What Have We Learned? An Operability Review of Low- Level Phosphorus Implementation; and Tricks of the Trade.

City of Dubuque Growing Sustainable Communities Conference – October 17-18 in Dubuque, IA

We presented Transitioning Drinking Water and Wastewater Facilities to Renewable Energy.

Wisconsin Association for Floodplain, Stormwater, and Coastal Management (WAFSCM) Annual Conference – October 19-20 in Wisconsin Dells, WI

We presented Daylighting Dubuque’s Bee Branch Creek-A Flood Mitigation Success Story.

Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference October 25-26 in Columbus, OH

We presented A Roundabout for the Ages. 

Iowa American Water Works Association (AWWA) Annual Conference October 25-27 in Coralville, IA

We presented Improving Efficiency and Reducing Cost of Disinfection By-Products Removal at Existing Conventional Water Treatment Plants. 

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