Automated Chemistry Program Saves Hospital Over 3 Million of Gallons of Water Per Year

March 24th, 2017

California’s PIH Health Hospital – Downey was considering a new solution for its cooling towers and chillers to improve current operations. U.S. Water was asked to review the system and provide suggestions. After meeting with the facility’s team, U.S. Water … Continue reading

SBL Interview: Power Today

February 20th, 2017

Joe Tirreno, U.S. Water’s Strategic Business Leader – Power, sat down with Power Today’s Cassie Haley during the 2016 PowerGen International Conference. During this short interview,  Joe discussed U.S. Water’s integrated water management solutions and water use trends in the power … Continue reading

U.S. Water Wins Appeal in Patent Infringement Case Against Novozymes in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

January 23rd, 2017

Court of Appeals Overturns Decision That Held U.S. Water Patents Invalid St. Michael, MN (January 2017) – U.S. Water announces that on December 15, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, which hears patent appeals from … Continue reading

LaMarr Barnes named as CEO U.S. Water Services, Inc.

January 17th, 2017

St. Michael, MN (January 16, 2017) – U.S. Water announced today that LaMarr Barnes has been named Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Water Services (U.S. Water), a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE, Inc. (NYSE: ALE). Barnes replaces former CEO Allan … Continue reading

The Internet of Things and its Benefit to U.S. Water Customers

December 28th, 2016

There is a lot of talk in the technology market about the Internet of Things (IoT). But, what does that mean and how does it affect water treatment technologies? As people living in a modern world, technology is the center … Continue reading

Monitoring and Automation Program Minimizes Manpower and Chemical Needed in Large Water Feature

December 27th, 2016

A theme park located in the southeastern U.S. was managing a large decorative water feature through ORP control and daily testing. Effectively controlling free halogen and pH in large volume systems with various turnover rates can cause varying free oxidant … Continue reading

U.S. Water’s PhosZero Program Improves Corrosion Rates and Meets Discharge Limits at Power Plant

November 30th, 2016

A Midwest power plant was experiencing scale and white rust build-up inside their cooling tower condenser tubes, creating obstacles cooling the inverter. If left untreated, the build-up could result in a costly asset replacement and unscheduled down-time. The Minnesota Pollution … Continue reading

U.S. Water Expands National Territory and Strengthens Presence in Southwestern United States with Acquisition

November 18th, 2016

St. Michael, Minnesota – U.S. Water, an ALLETE Company (NYSE: ALE), today announced the acquisition Water & Energy Systems Technology, Inc. (WEST) WEST, a strong regional company in the Southwestern United States, provides specialty chemicals and engineering service for water … Continue reading

U.S. Water’s PhosZero™ Chemistry Named Finalist in R&D 100 Awards

September 26th, 2016

St. Michael, MN (September 23, 2016) – U.S. Water, the leading national provider of integrated solutions for water treatment, has been selected as a finalist by the R&D 100 Award Program for PhosZero, its unique antiscalant and corrosion inhibitor, cooling … Continue reading

Unique U.S. Water Offering: System Evaluation Agreements (SEA)

September 19th, 2016

Facilities have a variety of goals in mind when they review options to increase their water efficiency. To determine which solution is right for your facility, U.S. Water offers System Evaluation Agreements (SEA). During a SEA our engineers work with … Continue reading