Sewers & Drainage Systems

Mar 22 2017

In early 2010, Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) identified a manhole in Providence, R.I., as needing repair. The issue was that the manhole...

asce, 2017, report, water, wastewater, infrastructure, u.s.
Mar 13 2017

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) 2017 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure gave the country’s water and wastewater systems...

santa clara valley, flood, san jose, coyote creek, water
Mar 7 2017

The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors approved reallocating funds in an existing contract with the San Jose Conservation Corps...

Mar 2 2017

Cues manufactures CCTV pipeline inspection systems designed to accommodate various locations and conditions found in storm sewers from 4 in. to...

federal signla, environmental solution group, sewer, tony fuller, bill krupowicz
Feb 24 2017

Federal Signal’s Environmental Solutions Group (ESG), a provider of street sweepers, industrial vacuum trucks, high-performance waterblasting...

santa clara valley, flood, california, rain
Feb 23 2017

Santa Clara Valley Water District crews in...

Feb 20 2017

HighwayDrain is a monolithic 8-in. (200-mm) wide sloped drainage system designed to address the drainage demands of areas with fast-moving traffic...

Feb 7 2017

With warmer temperatures taking hold this winter, many communities are facing a deluge of melting snow with nowhere to go but down. SWS Managing...

movable barrier floodwall system, mbfs, rsa protective technologies, flooding
Jan 25 2017

RSA Protective Technologies LLC developed the Movable Barrier Floodwall System (MBFS) to prevent flooding for municipalities, federal projects,...

Jan 15 2017

Manufactured from the engineered polyer expanded polypropylene (EPP), square and rectangular Pro-Rings meet the AASHTO HS-25 requirements. EPP is...

clearlake, california, flooding, sewage, water, storm
Jan 9 2017

The Clearlake, Calif., Police Department has issued a road closure due to rain and flooding and has reported on a separate sewage leak in another...

epa, public notification, rule, great lakes, cso, sewer overflows
Dec 29 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing a rule to establish public notification requirements for 182 communities with combined...

Dec 29 2016

StormTrap offers FreshCreek storm water, combined sewer overflow and wastewater treatment solutions. The patented SiteSaver treatment...

ms4, storm water, wef, nmsa, mou, partnership
Dec 28 2016

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the National Municipal Stormwater Alliance (NMSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support...

epa, building blocks for sustainable communities, 2017, program
Dec 21 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 25 communities will receive technical assistance to pursue development strategies...

st. louis, sewer, treatment plants, kai design & build, flood
Dec 20 2016

KAI Design & Build was contracted by the St. Louis Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) to provide emergency relief services after historic rains...

Dec 14 2016

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Arctic Research Program released its annual...

coney island creek, arcadis, study, flood, hurricane, new york
Dec 6 2016

Arcadis published a study of Coney Island Creek and its surrounding areas to develop recommendations for improved flood protection that minimizes...

northbrook, mwrd, chicago, illinois, flood control, storm water, facility, park
Nov 29 2016

The Village of Northbrook, Ill.; the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD); and Northbrook Park District officials...

Nov 11 2016

An optional water recycling system for the Vactor 2100 Plus sewer cleaner reuses water already in the sewer to clean sewer lines, eliminating the...