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Voters approval fully funds first phase of Wright-Pierce Master Plan for Cochnewagon Lake Facilities
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John Nelson, Wright-Pierce CFO, appointed Chair of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Tax and Regulatory Committee.
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Engineering News Record Selects Wright-Pierce Mattabassett WPCF Upgrade Project for 2015 Best Regional Project Award.
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Wright-Pierce President and CEO John Braccio talks with reporter from Climate Change Business Journal about strategies to address climate change impact on municipal infrastructure.
This Q & A interview addresses O&M and asset management techniques vs. capital investments;  public-private partnerships … and other important topics related to municipal infrastructure management in the face of increasingly impactful weather events.
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Wright-Pierce Wastewater Project Recognized by ACEC-MA for Engineering Excellence
The Smithfield, RI wastewater  treatment facility upgrade received an Engineering Excellence award. It is featured in High Profile magazine.
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Wright-Pierce Tackles Maine Projects
Safe, reliable water; protecting coastal waters; restoring fish runs; revitalizing mill towns; and creating outdoor multi-use spaces - - the Maine Sunday Telegram chronicles our commitment to Maine communities.
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New Pumps Make Wastewater Crystal Clear in Smithfield, RI

Wright-Pierce's and Veolia North America's five-and-a-half years of work on the town's wastewater treatment facility have come to an end, providing $7.3 million worth of upgrades to bring zinc and phosphorus levels into compliance.
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The Little-Known Cure for Disinfection Byproducts

A timeless drinking water facility needed a timely solution to disinfection byproducts (DBPs). The treatment process selected was (and is) unique to the region, but the results suggest that it deserves more consideration.
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Wright-Pierce helps City of Newport, RI avoid major disruption in historic downtown when force main fails.
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Smithfield, RI Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade Project

Ballasted microsand technology, first application in New England, successfully addresses DBPs at Somersworth, NH water treatment plant.