Best of the Best Taste Test

Who has the best-tasting water in North America? Gather in the Exhibit Hall and watch our esteemed panel of experts determine which of the AWWA section taste test winners will claim the title of “Best of the Best”.

Hydrant Hysteria

Two-member teams assemble a specified hydrant as quickly as they can in this fast-paced competition.

Meter Madness

The ever-popular mesmerizing competition where contestants reassemble working water meters from buckets of parts—with a few odd nuts and bolts thrown in the mix—in the shortest amount of time.

People's Choice Taste Test

Join us in the Exhibit Hall for this fun opportunity to test your taste buds while helping us determine who has the best-tasting water in North America! Work your way through two separate tasting stations located.

Pipe Tapping

This high-energy contest where top utility teams from Section-level contests race to tap a cement-lined, ductile iron pipe. Teams of water operators from across North America compete by drilling into ductile iron pipe and installing taps in the shortest period of time.

Top Ops

Operators and lab technicians display their knowledge and ability to think under pressure as they answer scientific questions and solve math problems.