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How Growing Utilities Can Manage Their Water Distribution Systems Efficiently

September 30, 2021

Water utilities constantly make decisions and take action in an attempt to meet high standards of service with minimal costs and disruption. It’s..

Success Story | Del-Co Water Company Picks WaterGEMS For Their Water Distribution System

September 24, 2021

Del-Co Water Company, Inc.  Water Utility Company, Delaware, Ohio

Insignificant Figures

September 23, 2021

I read a lot of reports and serve as a peer reviewer for a number of journals. I am continuously amazed by the number of otherwise smart engineers..

WaterGEMS Users – 5 Reasons SewerGEMS will Make You Feel at Home

September 20, 2021

As a hydraulic modeler, you know the science behind conveying liquids through pipes and channels, and how it boils down to either pressure flow or..

How Many Different Kinds of Water Demands are There?

September 16, 2021

A key input to a water distribution system model is the demand assigned to locations in the system. For most of the history of modeling and most..


September 3, 2021

That’s a lot of acronyms for one title. Hopefully, if you are reading this blog you know that RDII stands for Rainfall Derived Infiltration and..

Pumping Downhill

August 26, 2021

Everyone knows that pumps are used to lift the water up and over hills. So, nobody would want to pump water downhill. Right?

Extending Pump Curves

August 20, 2021

A key input to any model with pumps is some form of pump head curve showing flow vs. pump head. Given the curve, the model can tell the user the..

WaterGEMS vs InfoWater

August 19, 2021

Are you looking for a hydraulic modeling software and cannot decide which to buy? In North America, most utilities and consulting companies use..

Modeling the Connection between a Supply System and a Land Development Project

August 9, 2021

One of the most common questions we get from our WaterGEMS/WaterCAD users is how to model the connection between a proposed land development and..