data analytics

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Part IV: Data management and the phenomenon of data richness versus information poverty

In this week’s edition of the resistance to the effective use of instrumentation Oliver Grievson examines the subject of data management and the phenomenon of data richness versus information poverty and how this causes a resistance to the effective use of instrumentation The modern water utility, depending upon its size, will produce a vast plethora … Continue reading

Developing Process Models: Part II—TOC Removal in Sedimentation

The series on developing process models continues with this article from John Cook and Ruby Daaman of ADMI on optimizing the removal of total organic carbon TOC through a conventional sedimentation process.  This case study is based on a 24 MGD conventional WTP with a reservoir source of supply and highly variable TOC. TOC Historical … Continue reading

Using Data to Build Process Models: Part I – Introduction

We have a great new series this week from guest bloggers John B. Cook and Edwin Roehl of ADMI on “Using Data to Build Process Models.” As always we’d love to hear your comments and feedback. Difference between Data and Information The power behind collecting data is not the ability to collect and store it; … Continue reading

Open Thread: How important is the use of data analytics to support decisions in your work?

This is an open thread, and meant to be a catalyst to discussion across the industry. Please provide your answer to the below poll and comment. This will only work with your help so don’t be shy! Suggested Questions for Commenting: A) Will the future of operations and maintenance rely on the use of advanced … Continue reading