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

California Drought Summit – May 11th


On May 11 at California’s Capitol, there will be a collaborative workshop on water reuse regulations and direct potable reuse technology to address California’s drought, with unprecedented sponsorship by the California Water Environment Association, WateReuse California, the Association of California Water Agencies, the California Association of Sanitary Agencies, the American Water Works Continue reading

7th Annual Supervisor’s Safety Seminar– May 14, 2015


Final schedule has been released!  Claim your spot today for the 7th Annual Supervisor’s Safety Seminar! (See the Supervisors Safety Seminar flyer for more details)  TOPICS INCLUDE:  “Safety Leadership, from Constraint to Facilitation” presented by Ron and Paul Gantt, SCM Safety “Replace Safety Training with Safety Simulations” presented by Pamela Isom, ICE Continue reading

Introduction to Process Controls & Security Systems – May 14, 2015

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The SFBS’s Professional Development Committee will be holding a one-day seminar on “Introduction to Process Controls & Security Systems” on May 14, 2015. A major objective of the training seminar is to explain key terminology and symbols used to describe electrical and controls systems so that attendees can more holistically Continue reading