Making Waves | Water News From Xylem

Making Waves | Water News From Xylem

Making Waves is a digital news site from Xylem. Although the site was launched in 2012, its history as a print magazine dates back to the 1960s.

Over the years, Xylem’s solutions have expanded to cover a wide range of technologies and industries. The company’s products and services can move, treat, analyze and monitor water, and return it safely to the environment.

Our goal is still the same: to help you solve your water challenges by sharing stories about new products, best practices and customer solutions.

Content from this campaign

The Future of the Digital Water Utility
New technology and huge amounts of data are changing how water utilities operate. Impeller spoke with Colin Walsby, Vice President of Strategic Solution Development at Xylem’s Sensus business, to learn how utilities are adapting and what opportunities lie ahead. Sensus provides smart solutions for cities and utilities, including metering, billing, data hosting and...
Apr 17, 2017 8:00 AM ET
4 Ways Treating Wastewater Can Change The World
Water is one of the most important resources we have – and yet every day we are wasting it. This year’s World Water Day on March 22 takes up the theme of wastewater, and how we can create a better world by treating and reusing this resource. One statistic makes the problem of wastewater incredibly clear: globally, over 80 percent of the wastewater generated by society flows back into...
Apr 7, 2017 8:00 AM ET
Giant Sinkhole Studied with Xylem Technology
In February 2014, a large sinkhole opened up beneath the National Corvette Museum and swallowed $1 million worth of classic cars. Researchers used Xylem’s EXO water-monitoring technology to study the sinkhole and ensure the surrounding buildings were safe. At 5:38 a.m. the morning of February 12, 2014, security cameras registered a strange movement at the National Corvette Museum in...
Mar 10, 2017 8:15 AM ET
New Safety Book Exposes Hidden Dangers in Sewers
A deadly explosion at a wastewater plant in Florida led two Xylem employees on a six-year journey to improve the safety of wastewater workers. Their new book combines science with reports on some of the biggest accidents in recent history. Impeller recently spoke with Amy Forsgren, a technical writer at Xylem, who wrote the new book ...
Mar 3, 2017 8:15 AM ET
Xylem Rental Pumps Provide Fast Solution for Dewatering
A large construction project in Mainz, Germany, recently used Xylem rental pumps for a drainage solution. The pumps were quickly delivered and provided reliable service. A new apartment complex in Lerchenberg, a district of Mainz, provides 111 apartments in six buildings. The apartments focus on accessibility, with no doorway barriers and twelve apartments especially designed for...
Feb 21, 2017 8:15 AM ET