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Marco Gervais: The Transition from the Town of Falher to the Smoky River Regional Water Management Commission and Into Retirement

posted on Dec 1 2021

When Marco Gervais started working in the water/wastewater industry there was no such thing as a certification program. He was grandfathered in and operated under a restricted certificate. Now, 40 years later he is retiring with certification…

47th Annual Operators Seminar - Registration is Open!

posted on Nov 24 2021

We are excited to announce that registration is now open for the 47th Annual Operators Seminar in Banff, AB! The AWWOA is planning the return to an in-person event including technical sessions, workshops, trade show, networking and social opportunities.…

47th Annual Operators Seminar - Call for Presentations Deadline is Dec 15, 2021

posted on Nov 23 2021

47th Annual Operators Seminar Call for Presentations - OPEN AWWOA is seeking presentations in all areas of water and wastewater. Did you participate in a new project, technology, develop a unique process, or commission a plant upgrade? Tell…

Call for Nominations - Give Back to Your Industry!

posted on Nov 7 2021

Serving on the AWWOA Executive Board is an opportunity to make life-long friendships and give back to your industry! Use your expertise and knowledge to positively impact AWWOA programs and events.  Elected members direct the affairs of…

AWWOA December & January Webinars

posted on Nov 6 2021

AWWOA has once again partnered with Endress+Hauser and Nolan Crouse to present a series of webinars this winter. Check out the details below and join us online this December and January! Member Rate: $75.00 + GST per webinar series*Each series…

AWWOA Training Update

posted on Sep 21 2021

In line with current COVID-19 measures, AWWOA training venues (Chateau Louis - Edmonton, Hotel Blackfoot - Calgary and Radisson Hotel - Red Deer) will be following the Alberta Restriction Exemption Program (REP). In order to enter facilities…

2021 Golf Tournament Wrap Up & Photos

posted on Sep 17 2021

  Thank you to everyone who joined us on Monday, September 13, 2021 at the Goose Hummock Golf Resort in Gibbons for our 4th Annual Golf Tournament! It was a beautiful sunny day and we couldn't have asked for better weather.     OUR WINNERS…

Del Morrison Entrance Training Bursary

posted on Aug 10 2021

On June 30, 2021, the AWWOA Executive Board approved a motion that pays tribute to an iconic name in our industry! The Board moved to rename the AWWOA Entrance Training Bursaries after the late Del Morrison. The bursaries were established to…

Reflecting on Almost 40 Years and Planning for the Future: Blair Roy Marks Retirement from the City of St. Albert

posted on May 14 2021

After a 38 year-career, City of St. Albert water/wastewater operations veteran Blair Roy has made the move to retirement. Even though he officially retired on April 23, 2021, he still treats the municipality he served like his own. Known for…

Changes to Part 1 of the Standards for Municipal Waterworks

posted on Apr 9 2021

AEP has committed to the Alberta government’s ongoing commitment to reduce regulatory burden. To achieve a 12 per cent reduction of regulatory requirements in 2020-21, the standards and guidelines for municipal waterworks, wastewater and…