August Dinner Meeting – 8/6


Topic : VSFCD’s New Outfall to Mare Island Strait Presentation will cover the multi-year effort to permit, design, and construct a new outfall that replaced an outfall originally constructed in 1988/1989. The new outfall will be used for both dry and wet weather discharges and will provide require dilution and mixing Continue reading

Odor Control and Air Quality 101 – 6/24


The SFBS’s Professional Development Committee will be holding a one-day seminar on Odor Control and Air Quality 101:  Successful Strategies, Innovations, and Technologies for the Wastewater Field.  Innovative odor control and other relevant air quality topics are planned, including basic principles to increase odor control system efficiency, biological vapor-phase odor Continue reading

Confined Space Entry & Rescue – 6/24

The Collection Systems Committee will be hosting a one day seminar on Confined Space Entry and Rescue on June 24th. LOCATION: City of Antioch Maintenance Service Center 1201 W. 4th Street Antioch, CA 94531-5007 Registration: 7:30 – 8:00 am Class: 8:00 am – 2:30 pm (5.5 Contact Hours) Seminar Trainer Continue reading

SFBS June Dinner Meeting – 6/18


Topic :    Cogen Projects – Converting WWTPs into Power Plants The installation of biogas cogeneration engines is beneficial to the environment and can be beneficial to the Owner’s pocketbook. With strict PG&E interconnection requirements and complicated engine controls systems, it takes both technical knowledge of an experienced team and Continue reading

O&M Committee Hands on Seminar


SEMINAR OBJECTIVES: Participants will divided in to groups and rotate through five 50-minute hands-on sessions. Registration is limited to keep groups at 12 participants per group. TOPICS, Sponsors: EMERGENCY BYPASS SYSTEMS: Rain for Rent – Selecting and installing systems for safe and reliable performance. ELECTRICAL TROUBLESHOOTING: Shape – Hands-on training and troubleshooting common Continue reading