Thought Leadership

How to solve a problem like… impact assessment

Bruce Horton, Principal Sustainability Consultant at MWH and Director of Environmental Policy Consulting talks about ‘How to solve a problem like… impact assessment’. “Water companies don’t exist in a vacuum. Every decision they make will... read more

The Ohio River Hydropower Projects: The Future of US Energy

American Municipal Power (AMP) has positioned themselves as a leader in clean energy production. With the support of local communities, they have added hydropower to four existing Army Corps of Engineers dams along the Ohio River that will provide more than 300 MW of... read more

Mining Magazine Unpacks Water and Tailings Stewardship

Goldcorp’s tailings stewardship program is the subject of a feature article in the  November 2015 issue of Mining Magazine.  MWH employee, Resa Furey, and coauthor  Mike Jacobs, director, water and tailings at Goldcorp, provide insights into the global stewardship... read more

​Intelligent Water Management: Connecting the Drops

Roman Lis, Industrial Intelligent Water Management Practice Leader, MWH Global A manufacturing client of MWH was recently surprised to find out that the water utility company for one of their facilities in California had started charging them a 100% surcharge fee on... read more

Assessing Odour Effects at a Landfill

MWH Global was commissioned by the Horowhenua District Council (HDC) to undertake an odour impact assessment for the landfill located in Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand. This study evaluates the potential odour effects that may arise during the operation of the... read more

‘Who cares wins’ – optimising asset maintenance in AMP6

An optimised approach for the operation, maintenance and long-term care of assets is becoming more important for companies in the UK to adopt in the face of challenges created by the new regulatory framework. As focus is being placed on outputs as well as outcomes,... read more

A Future Without Waste by Dr. Art Umble

“There is no waste in our future!” That was the declaration of Water Environment Federation (WEF) President Ed McCormick at this year’s “Energy Positive Water Resource Recovery” symposium. Though a terrific challenge to us all, it’s not out of reach if we start... read more

It all needs to go PEA shaped… to meet AMP6 efficiencies

To meet the AMP6 efficiencies challenge, which averages out at a 20% overall improvement, there needs to be a real left shift of expertise with increased supply chain involvement. Engineering Director, Tom Standring of MWH Treatment in the UK, talks to Infrastructure... read more

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