Common malfunctions in lift stations

Common malfunctions in lift stations

Lift stations play an incredibly important role when it comes to managing wastewater and sewage. In many ways, they’re the heart of a municipal water infrastructure. However, just like anything mechanical – they’re not immune to the occasional hiccup or malfunction.  Today, we’re going to talk about some of the common malfunctions you may encounter […]

Why protecting your lift stations is so important

Lift stations in many cases are the lynchpin of a community’s wastewater treatment system and absolutely critical to its overall health. In most cases – they’re the first line of defense when it comes to making sure there’s a consistent flow throughout the system and that wastewater gets to the treatment facility.  Today, we’re going […]

What every good control panel should look like under the hood

Industrial control panels in any setting allow their users to manage utilities, hardware and software that essentially run entire systems  in their organizations. In manufacturing – time is money and money is time and everything down to the nano-second is accounted for. Efficiency is the name of the game – but that extends even beyond […]

Lift station and pump station monitoring: the basic questions

Lift stations are some of the most important components of a wastewater treatment system – whether it’s residential or commercial. Monitoring them and keeping them well maintained is essential not only to keep things functioning well, but to also avoid any potential hazards.    Today, we’re going to talk about a few of the frequently […]

How digital control panels make your employees lives easier

Part of what makes digital control panels such a wise investment for an industrial or wastewater treatment facility has almost nothing to do with the benefits it affords the business and organization; but rather how it makes the staff’s job that much easier. After all – a happy staff means a more productive organization! Today, […]

All about digital control panel safety

One of the most important aspects of owning a digital control panel is making sure it’s safe to use. It’s not like you have to worry about it exploding or something, here; but when things are off, or there’s a malfunction – it can cause a ton of damage to your system and if they’re […]

The hidden benefits of digital control panels

Many of the benefits of digital control panels are fairly well known. Automation, accuracy, and the ability to identify issues before they become serious problems are just a few. However, there are other, under-the-radar benefits that wastewater facility staff often overlook when considering what kind of panel to get – some of which we’re going […]

Underrated advantages of lift station monitoring

Lift stations are almost always commonly overlooked when it comes to plant process monitoring when it absolutely shouldn’t be. Really when you think about it – lift stations should be first priority as they’re essentially your best line of defense in a wastewater system. The protect customers from flooding, reduce environmental risk and prevent overflows.  […]

Digital Control panels and agriculture

While digital control panels have found a real niche in wastewater treatment and lift station operations; we’re finding that they’re beginning to branch out into other industries – namely clean and green initiatives.  One of the more interesting places they’re finding traction is in farming and renewable food sources. Drought, urbanization and a wide range […]