Michigan Water Environment Association


- Project/Committee Seminar Presentations

Name:Wastewater Administrators
Contact:Catherine Garnham <cgarnham@fv-operations.com>

Description:
To provide education and training opportunities to thoes water quality professionals who are responsible for administering water quality effort.

Calendar of Events:
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Presentations Available:

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Let’s Be On the Front Page01/27/17"Let’s Be On the Front Page" presented by Mike Lunn, City of Grand Rapids, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 27th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1._Lunn_Mike-LetsBeOnTheFrontPage.pdf
Starved for Oxygen – Super Swift Solutions!01/27/17"Starved for Oxygen – Super Swift Solutions!" presented by Allen Gelderloos, Fleis & VandenBrink, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 27th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2._Gelderloos_Allen-Starved_for_Oxygen.pdf
Efficient Variable Speed Pumping: A Low Cost Approach to Green Energy01/27/17"Efficient Variable Speed Pumping: A Low Cost Approach to Green Energy" presented by Gary Patterson, Dynamatic/Drive Source International, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 27th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3._Patterson_Gary-Efficient_Variable_Speed_Pumping.pdf
City of Ann Arbor WWTP Retrofits Plant-Wide Controls01/27/17"City of Ann Arbor WWTP Retrofits Plant-Wide Controls" presented by Earl Kenzie, City of Ann Arbor & Jeff Krawczyk, Commerce Controls, Inc., at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 27th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4._Krawczyk_Jeff__Kenzie_Earl-rev2_A2_CCI_WWAdCon_2017_Presentation.pdf
Your Bugs are Doing Better Than You Think01/27/17"Your Bugs are Doing Better Than You Think" presented by Nathan Cassity, Donohue & Associates, Inc., at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 27th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5._Cassity_Nathan-Your_Bugs_Are_Doing_Better.pdf
Impacts of new EPA Dental Amalgam Rule on Michigan IPPs01/27/17"Impacts of new EPA Dental Amalgam Rule on Michigan IPPs" presented by George Davis, Davis & Davis Law Offices PLC, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 27th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6._Davis_George-Amalgam_WWAdCon_2017.pdf
Final Clarifiers Getting Old? City of Warren’s Experience Replacing Clarifiers01/26/17"Final Clarifiers Getting Old? City of Warren’s Experience Replacing Clarifiers" presented by Trevor Wagenmaker, Hubbell, Roth & Clark, Inc. and Todd Schaedig, City of Warren, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2._Wagenmaker_Trevor-Clarifiers.pdf
MDEQ Update01/26/17"MDEQ Update" presented by Teresa Seidel, MDEQ, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1._Seidel_Teresa-MWEA_Jan16.pdf
Michigan Water Resource Utility of the Future - Update on Framework01/26/17"Michigan Water Resource Utility of the Future - Update on Framework" presented by Brian Hannon, Moore & Bruggink, Inc., Pete Cavagnaro, Johnson Controls, & Chris Conn, MDEQ, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3._Conn_Cavagnaro_Hannon-WWAdCon-UOF_Roadmap_Update_20170126_Final.pdf
Meaningful Appreciation in the Workplace01/26/17"Meaningful Appreciation in the Workplace" presented by Jodi Schafer, Human Resource Management Services, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4._Schafer_Jodi-Meaningful_Appreciation_in_the_Workplace.pdf
The Affordability Challenge for Michigan Sewer Agencies01/26/17"The Affordability Challenge for Michigan Sewer Agencies" presented by Jeff Rexhausen, University of Cincinnati, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5._Rexhausen_Jeff-Affordability-MWEA_WWAdCon2017.pdf
Evaluating the Potential Effects and Risks of Trace Organic Compounds01/26/17"Evaluating the Potential Effects and Risks of Trace Organic Compounds" presented by Brendan Cousino, LimnoTech, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6._Cousino_Brendan-MWEA_WWAdCon_2017_Cousino.pdf
Case Study and Lessons Learned: Emergency Lift Station Repairs01/26/17"Case Study and Lessons Learned: Emergency Lift Station Repairs" presented by Gary Timmer, SUEZ, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/7._Timmer_Gary-MWEA_Timmer_Lift_Station_Case_Study_1-13-2017_3.pdf
H2OMich.org Update01/26/17"H2OMich.org Update" presented by Jennifer Zelski, Hamlett Environmental Technologies & Jerry Harte, MWEA, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 26th, 2017.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/8._Zelski_Harte_Mwea_Updates.pdf
Real World Considerations for Pump Design, Operation and Maintenance01/22/16"Real World Considerations for Pump Design, Operation and Maintenance" presented by Steve Truitt, Penn Valley Pumps, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 22nd, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1 - Steve Truitt Penn Valley Pump PPT Presentation for Jan 22, 2016.pdf
Asset Management for a Small Community01/22/16"Asset Management for a Small Community" presented by Prasad Gullapalli, HRC and Doug Sweeris, City of Allegan, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 22nd, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2 Gullapalli - Asset_Mgmt_Small_Community_PG_DS_UPDATED.pdf
Michigan’s Water Quality Standards: Antiquated and Dysfunctional?01/22/16"Michigan’s Water Quality Standards: Antiquated and Dysfunctional?" presented by Fred Cowles, Cowles Environmental, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 22nd, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3 Cowles - Michigan’s Water Quality Standards.pdf
Regulation by POTWs of Mercury Amalgam: Drilling Deeper01/22/16"Regulation by POTWs of Mercury Amalgam: Drilling Deeper" presented by George Davis, Davis & Davis Law, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 22nd, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4 Davis- Amalgam MWEA Admin 2016.pdf
MiWARN Mutual Aid Program01/22/16"MiWARN Mutual Aid Program" presented by Tim Faas, Canton Township, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Friday, January 22nd, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6 Faas- MI-WARN Overview and Update for the WWAdCon 2016.pdf
Meeting a Phosphorus Limit of 0.03. Yes 0.03.01/21/16"Meeting a Phosphorus Limit of 0.03. Yes 0.03." presented by Nate Ver Heul, Prein&Newhof at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 21st, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2 Ver Heul - P Limit 0.03 nvh-updated.pdf
MDEQ Update01/21/16"MDEQ Update" presented by William Creal, MDEQ, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 21st, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1 Creal - MDEQ Water Resources.pdf
MiWaters: Applications and Permits01/21/16"MiWaters: Applications and Permits" presented by Pete Ostlund, MDEQ, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 21st, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3 Ostlund - MiWaters update 2016.pdf
Managing Toxic Employees01/21/16"Managing Toxic Employees" presented by Jodi Schafer, Human Resource Management Services, LLC, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 21st, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4 Schafer - Managing Toxic Behaviors.pdf
From Waste to Recovery – the Future of Wastewater Treatment01/21/16"From Waste to Recovery – the Future of Wastewater Treatment" presented by Mike Harvey, Donohue & Associates, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 21st, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5 Harvey - From waste to recovery -The future of wastewater treatment - Mike Harvey WWAdCon 1-21-16.pdf
A Unique Approach to CSO Facility Renovations01/21/16"A Unique Approach to CSO Facility Renovations" presented by Timothy Sullivan, HRC, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth on Thursday, January 21st, 2016
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6 Sullivan - CSO_FacilityRenovations.pdf
New Analytical Equipment Makes Giant Leap Forward01/23/15New Analytical Equipment Makes Giant Leap Forward in On-Line Monitoring & Process Optimization, presented on Friday, 1-23-15, by Jennifer Zelski, Hamlett Environmental Technologies at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/New Analytical Equipment Makes Giant Leap Forward in On-Line Monitoring & Process Optimization - Zelski.pdf
Managing Blended Wastes in Municipal Digestion01/23/15Presented Friday, 1-23-15 by Robert Case, City of Flint and Chad Antle, Swedish BioWorks Energy at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Managing Blended Wastes - Case, Antle.pdf
Asset Managment Update01/23/15Presented on Friday, 1-23-15, by David Vago & Tom DeLaura, Asset Management Committee at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Asset Managment Update - Vago, DeLaura.pdf
Where Do All Those Chicken Dinners Go?01/23/15Where Do All Those Chicken Dinners Go? The City of Frankenmuth's Sewer Collection and Wastewater Treatment System Presented on Friday, 1-23-15, by Trevor Wagenmaker, HRC & Birt McKendree, City of Frankenmuth at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Where do all Those Chicken Dinners Go - Wagenmaker, McKendree.pdf
Biofilter Ventilation System for Odor and Corrosion Control01/23/15Presented on Friday, 1-23-15, by Jason Matteo, Macomb County Public Works & Steve Siklich, Giffels Webster at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Biofilter Ventilation System for Odor and Corrosion Control - Matteo, Siklich.pdf
Upgrading Lagoons to Remove Ammonia and Phosphorus01/23/15Presented on Friday, 1-23-15, by Todd Latchaw, Nelson Environmental at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Upgrading Lagoons to Remove Ammonia, Phosphorus - Latchaw.pdf
Waterford, Michigan's Trenchless Rehabilitation Program01/23/15An Ounce of Maintenance is Worth a Pound of Restoration - Waterford, Michigan's Trenchless Rehabilitation Program presented on Friday, 1-23-15, by Bill Fritz, Waterford Township DPW at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Waterford MI Trenchless Rehabilitation Program - Fritz.pdf
MDEQ's Water Resource Division Update01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by William Creal, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MDEQ Water Resource Divsion Update - Creal.pdf
Introduction to MiWaters Information System01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by Pete Ostlund, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Introduction to MiWaters - Ostlund.pdf
Taking the Pain Out of Monthly Reporting01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by Michael Lunn, City of Grand Rapids Environmental Services Division at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Taking the Pain Out of Monthly Reporting - Lunn.pdf
The Evolution of Aeration Control Technologies for Wastewater Treatment Plants01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by Dennis Benoit of Hubbell, Roth & Clark at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Evolution of Aeration Control - Benoit.pdf
Case History: City of Grand Rapids Footing Drain Disconnection Program01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by Carrie Rivette, City of Grand Rapids Environmental Services Division at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Footing Drain Disconnection Program - Rivette.pdf
Low Level DO Operations: Impacts on Energy, Nutrients and Ecology01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by Nate Cassity & Mike Harvey, Donohue & Associates at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Low Level DO Operations - Harvey, Cassity.pdf
Proactive Interviewing Tips: How to Avoid Hiring "Just" a Body01/22/15Presented Thursday, 1-22-15 by Jodi Schafer, Human Resource Management Services at WWAdCon 2015 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Proactive Hiring Tips - Schafer.pdf
1- MDEQ Update02/07/14Presented Thursday, 1-23-14 by William Creal, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality at WWAdCon 2014 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Creal - WWAdCon Presentation.pdf
2 - Regulation of Mercury in Dental Amalgam02/07/14Presented Thursday, 1-23-14 by George Davis, Davis & Davis Law Offices, at WWAdCon 2014 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Davis Amalgam MWEA Admin 2014 R1.pdf
3 - Ice Pigging02/07/14Ice Pigging - A Sustainable Alternative for Cleaning Sewer Force Mains and Water Mains. Presented Thursday, 1-23-14 by Dan Kitchen, Utility Service Group, at WWAdCon 2014 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Kitchen - WWAdCon Presentation.pdf
4 - NPDES Stormwater Discharge Compliance02/07/14NPDES Stormwater Discharge Compliance and Audit Preparedness. Presented Thursday, 1-23-14 by John McDonald, Arch Environmental Group, at WWAdCon 2014 in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/McDonald - WWAdCon Presentation.pdf
5 - Not Your Father's SCADA System02/07/14Not Your Father's SCADA System: Optimizing Process Control & Maximizing Energy Efficiency. Presented by Erin Szczegielniak, P.E., and John Condie, P.E., FTC&H at the 2014 WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MWEA AdCon_SCADA_2014_0123_new.pdf
6 - Low Pressure Sewer Solutions to Wet Weather Problems02/07/14Low Pressure Sewer Solutions to Wet Weather Problems. Presented on Thursday, 1-23-14 by Keith McHale, P.E., Environment One Corporation, at the 2014 WWAdCon in Frankenmuth. Please note: Video played at conference is not included in this version.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Website Version - McHale Presentation.pdf
7 - Wastewater Treatment from an Industrial Viewpoint02/07/14Wastewater Treatment from an Industrial Viewpoint - Graceland Fruit, Inc. Presented on Thursday, 1-23-14, by John Barszewski, FTC&H and Jessica Wooten, Graceland Fruit, Inc. at the 2014 WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/_Wastewater Treatment from an Industrial Viewpoint (final).pdf
9A - Surviving the Flood - Mark Mundt02/07/14Surviving the Flood was presented on Friday, 1-24-14, by Mark Mundt, United Water, at the 2014 WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2014 WWAdCon Mundt.pdf
10 - Checkup Program for Small Systems (CUPSS)02/07/14Checkup Program for Small Systems (CUPSS): A Case Study. Presented by Andrea Paul, student at Michigan Technological University, on Friday, 1-24-14, at WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Paul - WW Admin CUPSS Slideshow (1).pdf
11 - Improving Plant Aeration Using Gas Infusion Technology02/07/14Improving Plant Aeration Using Gas Infusion Technology, presented on Friday, 1-24-14, by Leonard Hoogerwerf, Green Start LLC, at the WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Brown - Hoogerwerf - WWAdCon Presentation.pdf
12 - Operation & Maintenance of the City of Three Rivers ATAD02/07/14Operation & Maintenance of the City of Three Rivers Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digester (ATAD). Presented Friday, 1-24-14, by Doug Humbert, City of Three Rivers WWTP, and Sherri Westphal, Thermal Process Systems, at the 2014 WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3rivers.pdf
13 - WEF Stormwater Video02/07/14WEF Stormwater Video, presented on Friday, 1-24-14, by Fred Cowles, P.E., Cowles Environmental, at the 2014 WWAdCon in Frankenmuth.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/WEF_StormwaterVideos.pdf
9B - Surviving the Flood - Gary Timmer02/07/14Presented on Friday, 1-24-14, at the 2014 WWAdCon by Gary Timmer, United Water.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Timmer - WWAdCon Presentation.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Bill Creal presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Bill Creal - MWEA Wastewater Administrators January 2013.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Mark Prein presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Prein - ORP Presentation.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Rich Grant Presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Rich Grant - Digester Presentation - mweaCopy10jan.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Hannon & Vu presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Hannon, Vu - Grandville EggShaped Anaerobic Digester.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Bill Davis presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Bill Davis - Lining Large Sewer.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Jerry Thaler presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Jerald Thaler - Got Capacity--A Case for SALs.ppsx
2013 WWAdCon - Manlongat presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Manlongat - Hosted SCADA - v1.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Waganmaker & Sweeris presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Wagenmaker, Sweeris - Allegan Septage Presentation.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Dave Vago presentation02/01/13
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Dave Vago - Permits and Asset Mgmt.pdf
2013 WWAdCon - Tim Lynch presentation02/01/13THIS PRESENTATION WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING ON THE WEBSITE.
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2013 WWAdCon - Jack Rafter presentation02/01/13COMING SOON
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2012 Conference - Steve Aiken Presentation01/19/12Hydraulic Headloss Predictions as it Relates to Influent WW Screens
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Hydraulics - Steve Aiken.pdf
2012 Conference - Robert Case Presentation01/19/12Innovations toward Energy Independence
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Bob Case PP.pdf
2012 Conference - Adrienne Nemura, Jason Rutyna Presentation01/19/12Enforcement: Why you should do your own reporting
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Adrienne Nemura pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Scott Reynolds, Dan Ringel Presentation01/19/12Scent Trained Canines and Illicit Discharge Tracking in Stormwater Drains
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Scott Reynolds pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Jim Bredin Presentation01/19/12This presentation is not available for distribution or viewing on this website, per speaker request.
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2012 Conference - Erin Szczegielniak presentation01/19/12Insight into Energy Savings at your WWTP: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Erin Szczegielniak pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Lugy Pugh Presentation01/19/12Sustainable Approaches to Sidestream Nutrient Removal and Recovery
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Lucy Pugh PP 1-19-12.pdf
2012 Conference - Tim Lynch Presentation01/19/12Risks and Rewards of Alternative Natural Gas Purchasing for Your Organization
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Tim Lynch pp.pdf
2012 Conference - William Creal Presentation01/19/12MDEQ Update
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Bill Creal pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Dr. Sheridan Haack Presentation01/19/12Status of PPCP Research in Biosolids and Michigan Waters
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Haack pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Joe Dombkowski Presentation01/19/12Polymer Applications in Biological Treatment Systems
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Joe Dombkowski pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Thomas Asmus Presentation01/19/12Biological Phosphorus Removal at the Marquette Area WWTP
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Tom Asmus PP.pdf
2012 Conference - Mark Hemeyer,Adam Mudge Presentation01/19/12Pumps and Variable Speed Pumping
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Mark Hemeyer pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Mark Hemeyer, Adam Mudge Test Answers01/19/12Test Answers from their presentation
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Mark Heymeyer Test Answers pp.pdf
2012 Conference - Mark Mundt 01/19/12Attracting Future Environmental Professionals
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Mark Mundt pp.pdf