Date: March 12, 2018 – March 16, 2018
Location: West Palm Beach, Florida, United States

For 2018, AWWA and AMTA are excited to partner with the Water Environment Federation and the WateReuse Association to create an enhanced technical program. Join us to explore how the latest developments in membrane technology can enhance water reliability and quality. Each year the conference reveals new innovations in water and wastewater treatment technologies, desalting, and membrane bioreactor applications. For more information, visit AMTA.

Engineering-News Record has ranked Tetra Tech #1 in Water for 14 years in a row. For more than 50 years, Tetra Tech has helped provide safe, abundant water supplies; effective treatment of stormwater and wastewater; flood control and restoration tools; and innovative watershed protection approaches to assess, protect, and restore our water bodies. Because Tetra Tech is involved in all phases of the water cycle, we use a truly integrated approach to manage our waters with a combination of state-of-the-art techniques and demonstrated best practices. Learn more about Tetra Tech’s water resources services.

Conference Presentations

Tetra Tech is proud to be home to leading experts across the markets we serve. Our staff regularly share their knowledge by researching, presenting, and facilitating discussion on emerging topics in their fields.

Monday, March 12

1:15 p.m.

Session: PC-3 - Membranes In Action with Reuse (WateReuse)
Title: Application of Three Different Membrane Treatment Technologies to Accomplish Reuse via Direct Groundwater Recharge in Florida
Presenter: Jarrett Kinslow

1:30 p.m.

Session: PC-5 - Membrane Treatment Systems for Operations and Operators (FSAWWA)
Title: A Case Study of the Tarpon Springs Alternative Water Supply Project From Two Perspectives
Presenter: James Christopher

2:45 p.m.

Session: PC-3 - Membranes In Action with Reuse (WateReuse)
Title: Laying the Foundation for DPR in Florida: Data Collection and Operational Goals for Daytona Beach's Demonstration Study Using a variety of Ultrafiltr
Presenters: Jennifer Roque, Dave MacNevin, and Andrew Woodcock

Tuesday, March 13

10:30 a.m.

Session: TUE01 - System Optimization 
Title: Protecting Membranes in Advanced Water Treatment: Effective Management of Chloramine and Peroxide Residuals
Presenter: Dave MacNevin

4:30 p.m.

Session: TUE03 - Tailored Designs, Delivery Methods, and Lessons Learned 
Title: City of Punta Gorda ROWTP and Blending Process Design Considerations
Presenters: Jon Bundy and James Christopher

5:00 p.m.

Session: PST01 - Tuesday Poster Session 
Title: On Time and On Budget, Design Build Gets the Job Done
Presenter: James Christopher

Wednesday, March 14

11:00 a.m.

Session: WED03 - Potable Reuse Applications 
Title: Advancing the Development of Direct Potable Reuse in Florida: Construction of a Full-Scale Demonstration Facility Nears Completion
Presenters: Jennifer Roque and Dave MacNevin

3:30 p.m.

Session: WED09 - MBR Systems for Wastewater 
Title: How Low Can You Go: Optimizing a Full-Scale MBR Biological Nutrient Removal Facility
Presenter: Andrea Netcher

5:00 p.m.

Session: PST02 - Wednesday Poster Session 
Title: Energy Savings by Design for a Variable Salinity Water Supply
Presenter: James Christopher

Thursday, March 15

9:00 a.m.

Session: THU01 - Energy Recovery and Reduction Measures 
Title: Energy Savings by Design for New Advanced Treatment Plant for Groundwater Recharge in Southern California
Presenters: Amanda Taylor, Steve Tedesco, Beverly Encina, and Mark Wilf

1:30 p.m.

Session: THU10 - Unique Membrane Packages: Open Platforms, Interchangeable, and Large Diameter 
Title: Doubling Down on UF Process Innovations - Design of an Interchangeable Rack UF System With Direct-Coupled Downstream RO
Presenters: Jarrett Kinslow, Dave MacNevin, and Jennifer Roque

2:30 p.m.

Session: THU08 - Direct Integrity Testing Methods 
Title: Finding a Path to Membrane Pricing Competition for Replacement and Expansion of a 15-MGD Horizontal UF System
Presenters: Amanda Siebels, Jarrett Kinslow, Jaime Kypuros, and Dave MacNevin