Hydropower and Asset Management
Webinar: presented by Bill J. Friers, PE, Jack Dempsey, PE., and Randi M. Kim, PE
Asset management, especially when dealing with aging hydropower facilities, can be a costly and time-consuming process. Our CDM Smith experts delve into best practices in asset management and the objectives that must be achieved in order to accomplish a comprehensive evaluation of your assets. Should you invest now or later?
Water Conservation: How and Why Water Management Benefits You
Webinar: presented by Elizabeth Watson, PE, LEED AP, and Meredith McElmurry
As manufacturing companies face increased water, sewer and energy costs, at the same time as reduced availability of water resources, it is important to focus on water conservation. In this webinar, CDM Smith experts will discuss the drivers behind water conservation efforts, metrics and benchmarks, best practices, and how to improve the financial return on environmental performance improvements. Case studies will also be presented.
Managing Risk from Coal Combustion Product Storage Facilities
Webinar: presented by John Reichling, Steve Whiteside and Bill Friers
With the 2008 failure of a surface impoundment in Kingston, Tennessee still fresh on our minds, it's no wonder why some owners are thinking twice about short- and long-term management approaches. Driven in part by this incident, U.S. EPA recently proposed rules for managing coal combustion residuals that could have severe economic implications for the electric utilities industry, leading to discussions on what are some of the technical challenges, obstacles and strategies of coal ash.
Energy Management Strategies
Webinar: presented by Matthew Goss and Thomas Warriner
With industry using more than one-third of all the energy used in the United States, there is an increasing need for energy conservation, management, and renewable energy sources. This webinar presents opportunities to learn more about the newest ISO standards being developed.