Category Archives: Clayton Getz

Asset Management Survey

American Water Works Association is looking for water and wastewater professionals to complete an Environmental Finance Center Survey to help determine the needs of water and wastewater utilities in regards to asset management. Even if your utility is not tracking … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, News & Events | Tagged , , , , ,

Securing Your System

Over the last few years, there has been a push for more security at water plants. Some of the measures taken include installing security gates and fencing around the property with the intention of limiting unwanted access to water facilities. … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, Educational Tools | Tagged , ,

New Report on Sustainable Solutions for U.S. Aging Infrastructure

The Center for Sustainable Infrastructure at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash., recently released a report on the issues we will face and how the future looks for infrastructure for the U.S. and globally. After reading through the report, … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, Educational Tools | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Wastewater Math: Class 3

In previous blogs, we reviewed math videos for helping wastewater operators prepare for Class 1 and Class 2 examinations. Now we’ll explore math equations that could potentially be found on Class 3 exams. Since the videos below were created in … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, Educational Tools | Tagged , , ,

The Tap Water Push

One of an operators’ biggest obstacles is informing the public. The link below is to a speech by Heather Himmelberger, director of the Southwest Environmental Finance Center, who recently delivered an effective talk on the value of drinking water at TEDxABQ. … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, Educational Tools | Tagged , ,

Wastewater Math: Class 2

In a previous blog, Wastewater Math: Class 1, we looked at math equations that would be on the class 1 exam. This time we will look at problems you might find on a class 2 exam. The videos below were … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, Educational Tools | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Electromagnetic Flow Measurement

The third most common flow meter, behind differential pressure and positive displacement flow meters, is the magnetic flow meter, also technically an electromagnetic flow meter or more commonly called a MAG meter. Due to the MAG meter being more regularly … Continue reading

Posted in Clayton Getz, Educational Tools | Tagged , , , , ,