Wastewater Management

Giving Communities Real-Time Information On Infrastructure

Smart City

By Tony Petrucci and Luiraf Garcia Today, more than half of the world’s population lives in cities. By 2050, almost seven out of ten people will live in urban areas. Cities represent more than 70% of global carbon emissions and between 60% and 80% of energy consumption. Rapid urbanization has created new problems, such as…

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Private-Side Inflow and Infiltration Reduction Success Utilizing a Public-Private Partnership (P3) Framework

Inflow Reduction

By Edward Graham, M.A.Sc. Eng., P.Eng; Seth Monczka, B.Eng; Matthew Malone, M.Sc.; and Cassandra Lim, Civica Infrastructure Inc. Introduction The impacts of reduced sewer conveyance and treatment capacity in wastewater systems caused by inflow and infiltration (I&I), bring about problems including increased risk of basement flooding, restricted new urban development, increased wastewater operation and maintenance…

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