City of San José & Baykeeper Reach Environmental Agreement Opti & Clackamas County Announce Partnership EPA Awards $1.9M to Colorado School of Mines USDA Seeks Proposals for Wetland Protection, Restoration
July 01, 2016
The departments of Agriculture (USDA) and the Interior announced more than $47 million in investments to help water districts and producers on private working lands better... more
June 30, 2016
The American Public Works Assn. (APWA) and leading water associations, including the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA), the Assn. of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA), the... more
June 29, 2016
Oldcastle Precast Enclosure announced that its Napoleon, Ohio, operation has reached a major safety milestone—1 million man hours without lost days from work. The company’s... more
June 28, 2016
Researchers at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) published a new study that demonstrates that agricultural... more
June 30, 2016
One of the greatest challenges for building a 1.6-million-sq-ft ConAgra distribution center was not the building itself, but how to manage storm water runoff. It was... more
June 30, 2016
In 2012, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) discovered the environmental impacts of substructures and utility vault discharge and the negative effects these... more
June 30, 2016
Pacific Corrugated Pipe Co. (PCP) has manufactured corrugated steel pipe and related drainage products since 1935. Its metal fabricating site in Eugene, Ore., sits on 15... more
June 30, 2016
Rainwater harvesting and reuse is gaining popularity in the residential sector, but commercial and industrial businesses also are getting in on the action. SWS Managing... more
June 30, 2016
Fred Anderson Toyota on U.S. Route 378 in West Columbia, S.C., is an automobile dealership utilizing low impact development (LID) to minimize its impact on water quality and... more

This planning and design software for sustainable storm water systems simplifies and shortens the design process by importing a site surface and visualizing natural flow paths. It automatically sizes BMPs to the system through a drag-and-drop interface.

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  • This planning and design software for sustainable storm water systems simplifies and shortens the design process by importing a site surface and visualizing natural flow paths. It automatically... more

  • StormCapture is a structural precast concrete underground storage system for storm water detention, retention, infiltration and treatment. It can reduce peak flows and provide volume... more

  • StormTrap provides cost-effective storm water solutions for managing runoff and protecting water quality for the purpose of enhancing and allocating better land usage to an array of markets. It... more

  • Fabco Industries’ downspout filter uses replaceable filter cartridges to treat particulates and soluble pollutants (hydrocarbons, bacteria, phosphorus and heavy metals) in rooftop runoff. It comes... more

  • Snap-tite's culvert lining system is a cost-effective, no-dig solution to culvert lining and culvert rehab. The company rehabilitates a failing culvert lining system without requiring the removal... more

  • The CheckMate inline check valve is suitable for backflow prevention and odor mitigation. This valve offers extremely low head loss. It can open to a near-full pipe diameter, maximizing the flow... more

  • The Thirsty Duck TDP Series is simple and reliable, and it produces a nearly constant discharge up to 1.8 cu ft per second. It features a self-skimming body to keep out floating trash, oil and... more

  • The MantaRay portable area-velocity flowmeter is designed for monitoring storm water, sewage, industrial effluent, irrigation water and natural streams. Monitor flow through open channels,... more

  • Fiberglass tanks are suitable for storing water in many applications, including rainwater harvesting and storm water collection. With a wide range of corrosion-resistant tank models and sizes that... more

  • These axle extensions expand R.S. Technical Services’ single-conductor TranSTAR steerable mainline transporter’s inspection capabilities when configured with 8-in. pneumatic tires. A 2.5:1 gear... more

In 2012, Marsh Properties received a notice from the City of Charlotte, N.C., that an inspection was scheduled for an existing detention pond at the Providence Park... more
Many corrugated metal pipe (CMP) culverts across the country will eventually experience rusting, corrosion or some form of deterioration. In the town of Ketchikan, Ala., a 48... more
Following a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrative Order to reduce sewer spills and beach closures, the City of San Diego’s Public Utilities Department... more
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Buffalo in Buffalo, N.Y., is envisioned as a “medical school for the 21st century.” Upon completion... more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m Eastern Participants will earn one Professional Development Hour (PDH) This webinar will focus on... more
Celebrating five years of success, Storm Water Solutions and Stormwater ONE present the Spring 2016 SWS Virtual Expo, featuring both a storm water... more
Almost five months after being declared a public health emergency, the Zika virus continues to make headlines... more
Two months remain to gather up the facts and figures about your best work from the last 18 months and submit... more
In the June issue of SWS, GRAEF engineers Jim Hansen and Bridget Henk wrote about Drexel Town Square, an 86-... more
Most professionals working in storm water management likely are aware that for the last several years, the U.... more
At a recent hearing on a proposed county-wide storm water pollution control funding measure, I witnessed a... more
Contractors and department of transportation agencies often are challenged to achieve maximum results within... more

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