Drinking Water

A.U.G. Signals, U of T Researchers Partner to Trial New Drinking Water Monitoring Technology

Introducing new technologies to the inherently conservative drinking water industry can often be met with trepidation. That’s not the case, however, for operators at a water-treatment facility in Smiths Falls, Ontario. Staff in Smiths Falls are embracing a pilot project to test a new, continuous monitoring sensor ultimately aimed at helping control levels of drinking [...]

2019-05-28T17:59:40+00:00May 24th, 2016|Features|

SOWC Equipment is Enabling U of T Researchers to Test New Water Technologies in the Field

A team of University of Toronto (U of T) researchers are using the cutting-edge equipment supported by the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) to propel innovative drinking water technologies into the hands of industry and government. Led by top water experts Bob Andrews, Ron Hofmann and Susan Andrews, the Drinking Water Research Group (DWRG) involves [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:31+00:00April 5th, 2016|Features|

SOWC’s Equipment Plays Integral Role in Drinking Water Treatment Research

The Southern Ontario Water Consortium’s (SOWC) cutting-edge equipment is enabling a group of top water experts at the University of Waterloo to conduct innovative research aimed at improving how we clean our drinking water. Professor Peter Huck, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Industrial Research Chair holder in water treatment, and [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:31+00:00June 22nd, 2015|Features|

Dr. Susan Andrews – SOWC Node Leader Profile

Dr. Susan Andrews is an Associate Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Toronto, and is the Drinking Water Node Leader for the SOWC – which is supporting capacity for the development and testing of new technologies that address emerging concerns in water treatment, including effective use and reuse of water. Dr. Susan [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00October 14th, 2013|Features|