Explore the management and rehabilitation of pipeline assets
Always highly attended, WEFTEC® offers a variety of collection systems-focused programming, including technical sessions and workshops on the management, rehabilitation, and financing of these complex systems. Network with other collection systems professionals and discuss timely topics at WEF’s Collection Systems Committee meeting on October 6. Continue the interaction at the 11th annual Collection Systems Luncheon on October 8, which will feature a presentation on the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District and the Chicago River, plus the 2013 WEF Collection System Awards.
SEWER HISTORY EXHIBIT: At Booth No. 361, you will see an educational exhibit on the history of sewage conveyance facilities and their maintenance. In doing so, you will have the opportunity to learn about the roots of both your profession and the early days of sewage collection systems.
Session 610: Flushables and Non-Dispersables - Come hear utility representatives share their experiences of how they’ve dealt with ragging in a panel discussion with equipment manufacturers and the manufacturers who produce wipes.
T1 and T10 STORMWATER TOURS: Cerrmack Road-Blue Island Avenue Sustainable Streetscape Project
T3 COLLECTION SYSTEMS TOUR: Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago’s Tunnel and Reservoir Plan — Thornton Reservoir Project