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BWT PRESS RELEASE: Introducing a rare earth-based coagulant to the Canadian wastewater industry

DATE POSTED: May 8, 2019

  Bishop Water Technologies and Neo Chemicals & Oxides introduce a rare earth-based coagulant to help wastewater treatment plants affordably achieve ultra-low phosphorus limits     New Neo RE300TM rare […]

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Freeze-thaw cycles: bad for roads, but really good for dewatering.

DATE POSTED: April 9, 2019

How does a Bishop Solids Management Solution fare in the wintertime? For most municipalities, springtime freeze-thaw cycles are a problem, causing damage to roads, bridges and other infrastructure. But for […]

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Rare earth coagulant helps Hartford, WI achieve stringent phosphorus limit of 0.075mg/L

DATE POSTED: April 9, 2019

New discharge limits achieved with RE300 When the state of Wisconsin created stringent new water quality standards in 2013 to protect surface waters from eutrophication, about 400 treatment plants received […]

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How to redesign septage lagoons to accept more loading in less space

DATE POSTED: April 9, 2019

It’s getting harder to find nearby wastewater lagoons that accept septage. Whether a site has limited capacity or is unable to handle high-strength septage, it means many haulers are unable […]

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Why are rare earth elements so effective for achieving an ultra-low phosphorus limit?

DATE POSTED: March 26, 2019

  When’s the last time you thought about the strength of the chemical bonds in your clarifier? Today’s the day — because strong bonds are the reason that the rare […]

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BioCord™ pilot system proves mettle for cold-weather nitrification

DATE POSTED: March 26, 2019

  A BioCord pilot system has successfully demonstrated its ability to easily and affordably achieve high ammonia removal for an industrial wastewater lagoon during the cold winter months. Winter and […]

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How to simplify sludge management for acid mine drainage (AMD) treatment

DATE POSTED: March 26, 2019

Treatment of acid mine drainage (AMD) produces large amounts of sludge that poses serious challenges for storage, dewatering, disposal or reuse. A Bishop Solids Management Solution, with Geotube® containers, provides […]

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Rare-earth coagulant provides game-changing phosphorus reductions. Hit levels as low as 0.07 mg/L.

DATE POSTED: February 27, 2019

Hitting an ultra-low phosphorus limit for treated wastewater effluent can be difficult using ferric- or aluminum-based coagulants alone. Often, large amounts of these conventional coagulants must be used, yet treatment […]

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Shrouded in secrecy – A closer look at Geotube shoreline protection systems that work under cover

DATE POSTED: February 27, 2019

Shoreline protection systems often need to blend in and maintain a low profile, whether they’re working in a natural environment or in a densely developed urban space. So how do […]

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Try before you buy — a simple, low-cost BioCord upgrade for your lagoon

DATE POSTED: February 27, 2019

Now’s the time to install a BioCord pilot system and test the ability of this simple, easy-to-operate biological process to dramatically improve year-round ammonia removal in your wastewater lagoons. Modular […]

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Congratulations! Two of our techs celebrate five years of service

DATE POSTED: February 1, 2019

Congratulations to Caley Jackson and Tanner Payton, both of whom celebrated five years of service in December 2018 as team members for our key business partner Geo-dredging and Dewatering Solutions. […]

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A simple, affordable solution for high TSS washwater

DATE POSTED: February 1, 2019

Ontario growers prove Bishop Solids Handling System is ideal to reduce TSS in washwater Washing vegetables can be a dirty job that produces a tough to treat waste stream of […]

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Rare Earth Coagulant to Achieve Ultra-Low Phosphorus Limits

DATE POSTED: February 1, 2019

Achieve phosphorus limits as low as 0.07 mg/L with new, rare earth coagulant A new coagulant, based on rare earth elements, now makes it possible for wastewater treatment plants to […]

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Happy Holidays from the team at Bishop Water Technologies

DATE POSTED: December 17, 2018

On behalf of the team at Bishop Water Technologies, we’d like to wish you all the best this holiday season. We’re thankful for the support that we’ve received from you […]

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Taking steps towards BioCord’s commercialization

DATE POSTED: November 27, 2018

Bishop Water’s path towards commercialization for its BioCord Reactor system Since 2015, Bishop Water has received significant support through the Southern Ontario Water Consortium’s (SOWC) Advancing Water Technologies Program (AWT) […]

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Prevent shoreline erosion: Geotube® units make resilient, immovable groynes

DATE POSTED: November 27, 2018

Shoreline protection: Geotube® groynes fight erosion in Quebec reservoir Wind, waves, and currents are no longer a problem for a section shoreline in Lac Saint Jean. A Geotube® shoreline protection system was able to prevent […]

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Reduce labour requirements for dewatering with Bishop Water’s solids management solution

DATE POSTED: November 23, 2018

Growing community uses Bishop Water’s low-maintenance solids management solution to reduce labour requirements A simple, low-energy solids management solution was able to significantly reduce labour requirements for sludge dewatering at the […]

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Ammonia sensors improve data quality

DATE POSTED: October 28, 2018

Winter nitrification pilot project improves data collection with ammonia sensors Bishop Water has received an extension and additional funding to support a pilot project in a small town in southwestern Ontario. The […]

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Energy efficient dewatering technology reduces carbon footprint

DATE POSTED: October 28, 2018

Energy efficient dewatering technology may be the key to reducing your site’s carbon footprint Knowing the carbon footprint of dewatering options is an important step in designing systems that provide sustainable […]

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Customized polymer system maximizes dewatering efficiency

DATE POSTED: September 24, 2018

How a polymer system can make or break your Bishop Water Dewatering Solution Polymer is the secret ingredient for maximizing dewatering and achieving high quality filtrate from Geotube® containers. Bishop […]

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Cold weather ammonia removal in treatment lagoons

DATE POSTED: September 24, 2018

Improve cold weather ammonia removal in treatment lagoons In the winter months, many treatment lagoons struggle to meet regulatory requirements for ammonia since the microbes that provide nitrification slow down, […]

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Patented filling ports provide reliable dewatering

DATE POSTED: September 3, 2018

TenCate filling ports provide maximized and reliable dewatering While the filling port connection is typically one of the weakest points in a standard dewatering container, Tencate’s specialized filling ports provide reliable dewatering performance […]

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Carbon footprint reduced using solids management solution

DATE POSTED: September 3, 2018

Bishop Water’s solids management solution reduces carbon footprint and saves money Did you know that Bishop Water’s solids management solution can significantly reduce the carbon footprint of a project and save money […]

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Dual Technology System Provides Full Nutrient Reduction

DATE POSTED: September 3, 2018

How to eliminate sewer surcharges with full nutrient reduction Pre-treatment of high-strength wastewater before discharging it to a municipal sewer can be challenging, especially if high levels of BOD, TSS and ammonia […]

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Cold weather nitrification improved with BioCord Reactors

DATE POSTED: July 27, 2018

Pilot project aims to help small Ohio town improve cold weather nitrification A recently completed BioCord Reactor pilot project provides the data needed to help a small town in Ohio […]

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Remote dredge simplifies lagoon cleanouts

DATE POSTED: July 27, 2018

Bishop Water gains remote dredge and simplifies lagoon cleanouts A remote dredge has long played an important role in Bishop Water Technologies’ solids management solution. The dredge incorporates seamlessly into the collection […]

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High strength ammonia treatment with BioCord Reactors

DATE POSTED: June 25, 2018

Research study and pilot testing aim to validate BioCord™ Reactor system for high strength ammonia treatment A new research study aims to validate the ability of the BioCord™ Reactor system […]

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Sediment containment footprint reduced by stacking Geotube® containers

DATE POSTED: June 25, 2018

Sediment containment solution provides permanent home for dredged, dewatered sediment in Geotube® containers An innovative sediment containment solution removed and dewatered a large volume of contaminated sediments from an urban lake […]

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Cheese waste treatment reduces sewer surcharges

DATE POSTED: June 25, 2018

Reduce or eliminate sewer surcharges for high BOD/FOG wastewater (innovating cheese waste treatment and other agriculture industries) Many agriculture and food processors face fines levied for discharging difficult-to-treat wastewater with […]

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Low energy dewatering solution minimizes carbon footprint

DATE POSTED: May 24, 2018

Low energy dewatering solution minimizes carbon footprint in Southeastern Ontario town A town in southeastern Ontario has reduced the carbon footprint of its water treatment plant (WTP) by 30% over […]

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Back to basics to drive energy savings: Optimizing dissolved oxygen for biological uptake

DATE POSTED: May 23, 2018

Western University study evaluates dissolved oxygen uptake in BioCord Reactor fixed-film system A new collaboration between Bishop Water Technologies and Western University aims to improve the operating efficiency of BioCord™ […]

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Renfrew water company showcased on world stage

DATE POSTED: April 30, 2018

Bishop Water Technologies has made a splash on the world scene. Kevin Bossy, CEO, has recently returned from the GLOBE Forum in Vancouver where he was part of the Ontario […]

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Valuable data gained with the help of OCWA

DATE POSTED: April 25, 2018

With the help of OCWA, Bishop Water used a pilot project to optimize BioCord™ Reactors for consistent ammonia removal Bishop Water technicians started a pilot project at the Renfrew Wastewater […]

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Polymer Injection System Simplifies Mixing while Maximizing Dewatering

DATE POSTED: April 25, 2018

Bishop Water’s polymer injection system – the VEPAS – is specially designed and customizable to each project Chemical costs can play a significant part in sludge handling, but a specialized […]

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Data Analysis Improves Dundalk Full-Scale Demonstration

DATE POSTED: March 27, 2018

Continual Data Analysis Allows Bishop Water to Improve Full-Scale BioCord Reactor Demonstration As part of a continuing project under the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) Advancing Water Technologies program, the Township of Southgate […]

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Meet Caley Jackson – Senior Technician

DATE POSTED: March 27, 2018

Meet Caley Jackson – Geo-Dredging Technician Caley Jackson brings his love for the outdoors to his job as a Senior Technician at Geo-Dredging and Dewatering Solutions, a key business partner […]

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US distributor adds Bishop BioCord Reactors to solutions offerings

DATE POSTED: March 27, 2018

Bishop Water expands distribution of low-energy BioCord Reactor systems into the US Bishop Water Technologies is expanding distribution of its BioCord Reactor system into the United States through a partnership […]

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From Contaminated Sediment to Cargo Terminal

DATE POSTED: February 22, 2018

Contaminated sediment becomes foundation for massive container terminal in Brazil An innovative solids management solution was used to dewater over 600,000 m3 of contaminated in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The material […]

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Bench Testing for Optimal Polymer Selection

DATE POSTED: February 22, 2018

Polymer Selection Selecting the right polymer and dose is integral for maximizing the dewatering process for Bishop Water’s solids management solution. Polymer selection can seem like a daunting task since […]

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Christine Gan – Wastewater EIT

DATE POSTED: February 22, 2018

Christine Gan Brings Research to the Industry Christine Gan’s interest in developing and implementing innovative technologies for wastewater treatment plays big part in why she joined Bishop Water Technologies as a […]

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BioCord Reactors at IRWA

DATE POSTED: February 13, 2018

Our partners and American BioCord sales representatives, WaterSolve LLC, are showing off our Bishop BioCord Reactors at the annual conference for the Iowa Rural Water Association (IRWA) today. We are excited […]

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BioCord Pilot Project Video – Dundalk, ON

DATE POSTED: January 8, 2018

In August 2016, Bishop Water in association with Geo-dredging and Dewatering began a BioCord™ demonstration project in Dundalk Ontario.

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Shoreline Protection Using Geotube® Containers

DATE POSTED: January 8, 2018

Discussing shoreline protection at the Latornell Conservation Symposium Geotube® containers have been used for more than 150 miles of shoreline protection worldwide to limit erosion and damage caused by storms, […]

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Project Aims to Increase Ammonia Removal in Cold Weather

DATE POSTED: January 8, 2018

Full-scale BioCord demonstration to increase ammonia removal Ammonia removal in cold weather can be challenging. A sewage lagoon system in a growing Ontario community is aiming to consistently achieve regulatory […]

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Dredged Stormwater Sediment Finds New Use in Ottawa

DATE POSTED: January 8, 2018

Stormwater sediment reused as landscape material A community in Ottawa eliminated the need to transport dredged stormwater sediment from the Monahan Drain stormwater pond to a disposal site thanks to […]

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October Newsletter

DATE POSTED: November 16, 2017

October Newsletter In This Issue: City of London relies on strength and durability of Geotube® containers for award-winning ash dewatering solution New pressurized dewatering test key to optimizing large-scale Geotube® […]

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2017 Newsletters

DATE POSTED: September 26, 2017

January Full-scale BioCord demonstration project in Ontario February Sludge handlers trade in wheelbarrows for Geotube® dewatering and VEPAS polymer systems March New Geotube® composite material adds strength and durability for […]

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Geo-dredging and Dewatering now member of ISNetworld

DATE POSTED: November 25, 2016

Geo-dredging joins ISNetworld

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Kevin Bossy Named To WaterTAP Board

DATE POSTED: September 22, 2016

CEO of Bishop Water named to WaterTAP

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Bishop Water Awarded Entrepreneur of the Year Award

DATE POSTED: September 4, 2016

Community Futures Ontario have awarded Bishop Water the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year Award. More information to come.

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Company nominated for outstanding business of the year

DATE POSTED: May 20, 2016

Bishop Water Technologies has been nominated for Outstanding Business of the Year at the Renfrew and Area Chamber of Commerce Awards. The awards ceremony is one of the most prestigious […]

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Bishop Water Technologies recipient of the 2015 Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence

DATE POSTED: April 21, 2016

The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change for the Government of Ontario has announced that Bishop Water Technologies has won a Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence for their project […]

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Geo America 2016

DATE POSTED: April 4, 2016

Kevin Bossy will be presenting a paper on the London Geotube® facility for dealing with flay ask at Geo America 2016 in Miami at 2.30 on Tuesday 12th of April.

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CANECT Show

DATE POSTED: April 4, 2016

We will be Exhibiting at the CANECT show April 26-27th.

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WEAO/OPCEA Trade Show and Conference

DATE POSTED: April 3, 2016

Rene Hawkes will be presenting a paper at the WEAO/OPCEA trade show and conference on April 12th at 9AM. It will be held at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls.

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