The Water Cycle - Why Failure is Not an Option

wastewater / water treatment / infrastructure / water utility / ASCE / water facilities / flooding

--Read Time: 4 min-- Eighteenth century English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge knew nothing about modern-day infrastructure, but he was astoundingly prescient when he wrote “water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink.” Coleridge, the author of the “Rime of the Ancient Mariner,” could well have been describing the state of…

Setting a Standard for the Internet of Things

Just about every day I read a report or projection about the breakneck growth of connected hardware or, as it is more commonly called, the Internet of Things. Cisco, Gartner and Forbes all project that the IoT market will be worth trillions of dollars within the next decade as consumers…

The Scarier Jobs Data

Will they or won’t they? That’s the question running through the minds of everyone in the global financial markets as they await the December 15th -16th meeting of the US Federal Reserve and its decision about raising interest rates. Unlike her predecessors, Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellin has been…