LIFT News

VCS Denmark

Featured Facility
Per Henrik Nielsen
05/12/2020

What new technologies have you been evaluating or implementing? VCS Denmark achieved utility-wide energy neutrality in 2019. The most crucial factor in this remarkable result is the production of energy...

Ecoremedy

Technology Spotlight
Chris Holcomb
04/06/2020

What is your technology? Ecoremedy’s Fluid Lift process integrates proven gasification technology into turnkey auto-thermal sludge drying projects. Whereas pyrolysis occurs in an oxygen-free environment, and incineration occurs in an...

MicroPop

Technology Spotlight
Erik Rehtlane
02/18/2020

What is your technology? Eagleridge’s technology called “MicroPoP” enables the destruction of waste activated sludge (WAS) at the wastewater treatment facility where it is produced. MicroPoP breaks down WAS microbes...

LG Sonic

Technology Spotlight
Tristen Gunther
02/14/2020

What is your technology? MPC-Buoy controls algae in large water surfaces by using real-time water quality monitoring and remote sensing to analyze current algae and to predict algal blooms. The...

LIFT Steering Committee Opening

Newsletter
Aaron Fisher
12/09/2019

There currently is an opportunity to serve on the LIFT Steering Committee, for a term through 2022. LIFT Steering Committee members serve as advisors to provide oversight and guidance to...

CalPrex™

Technology Spotlight
12/06/2019

The CalPrex™ system exclusively licensed to CNP by Nutrient Recovery and Upcycling (NRU), is a phosphorus removal and recovery technology with applications in municipal, industrial, and agricultural wastewater treatment.

ANDalyze

Technology Spotlight
Jason Mangler
12/06/2019

ANDalyze provides analytical instruments that enable real-time and point-of-use, near-lab-quality measurements of trace contaminants in water, using DNA-enzyme-based patented sensors, both portable and on-line.

2020 Intelligent Water Systems Challenge

Fidan Karimova
11/12/2019

The Leaders Innovation Forum for Technology (LIFT) program, a joint effort of The Water Research Foundation (WRF) and the Water Environment Federation (WEF), is holding the third annual Intelligent Water...

Kria Ionizer

Technology Spotlight
Michael Mangham
10/16/2019

What is your technology? The Kria ionizer, a superoxide generator that injects superoxide into the water column for the remediation of any organic pollutant, will kill any bacteria or virus...

Rigid Seal

Technology Spotlight
James Ridgway
08/07/2019

What is your technology? Rigid Seal Technology (www.RigidSeal.com) is a trenchless pipe lining system that seals and strengthens failing water lines, sewer lines, storm sewers and process water lines. The...

vGis

Technology Spotlight
Alec Pestov
08/07/2019

What is your technology? vGIS is the leading augmented reality visualization platform for GIS. Using the vGIS system, field personnel can see an augmented view that includes holographic infrastructure objects...

City of Grand Rapids

Featured Facility
Nicole Pasch
07/30/2019

What technologies are you interested in investigating? The City of Grand Rapids is currently constructing biodigesters. The project will be completed early next year. Once completed, we’ll need to recover...

US EPA - Smart Growth

07/15/2019

EPA has released a new report, Enhancing Sustainable Communities with Green Infrastructure, to help communities develop a vision and a plan for green infrastructure that can transform their neighborhoods and...

Urban Water Innovation Network (UWIN)

07/15/2019

The Network is a consortium of multiple academic institutions and key water industry partners with activities currently in six regions across the U.S. designed to address water challenges in a...

Aren't You Swale!

Sarah Fister Gale
07/15/2019

How green infrastructure projects are sweeping the nation, bringing environmental, social and economic benefits to cities big and small.

2018 Intelligent Water Systems Challenge

Newsletter
Fidan Karimova
06/24/2019

The LIFT program, a joint effort of The Water Research Foundation (WRF) and the Water Environment Federation (WEF), hosted its first-ever Intelligent Water Challenge to demonstrate the value of intelligent...

ClearCove Systems

Technology Spotlight
Alex Wright
06/17/2019

Municipal ClearCove’s Harvester™ technology is a new disruptive technology in the wastewater industry that performs enhanced capture of organics in the primary treatment process to reduce plant energy consumption and...