Storm Water & Erosion Control Industry News

Water scarcity is a serious issue with nearly 1.2 billion people, approximately one-fifth of the world’s population living in areas where water is... more
The U.S. Water Alliance is now accepting nominations for the 2015 U.S. Water Prize. The deadline for submissions is Dec. 1, 2014. The U.S. Water... more
On Oct. 8, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Green Infrastructure Program and the White House Council on Environmental Quality... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is providing $335,000 in technical assistance to five communities to help them develop components of... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the 2014 WaterSense Partners of the Year for their commitment to promoting water efficiency... more
After more than a year of community planning and several months of construction, Morrill Elementary School in Chicago will unveil its brand new... more
Bentley Systems Inc. announced the project finalists in the 2014 Be Inspired Awards competition. The awards honor the extraordinary work of Bentley... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $340 million to the state of New York and $229 million to the state of New Jersey for... more
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities announced the launch of the two-day intensive Net Zero Water Boot Camp professional training at CitiesAlive in... more
Tensar International has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Canada against Enviro-Pro Geosynthetics Ltd., a reseller of geogrid manufactured in... more
Environmental Connection is the Intl. Erosion Control Assn.'s (IECA) premier educational event for the erosion, sediment control and storm water... more
Colorado Lining Intl. (CLI) and CDI/Watersaver announced a factory fabrication agreement. CLI has purchased CDI/Watersaver’s automated factory... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is engaging teams of college students to develop green infrastructure system designs to manage storm water... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released three new resiliency intiatives. Targeted to small and medium utilities, "Flood... more
Epcor Water Services Inc. and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies have partnered to build the largest nutrient recovery facility in Canada. The... more
An unprecedented alliance of diverse stakeholders has worked tirelessly over the past six years to transform water use and consumption. The Johnson... more
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) announced the publication of Manual of Practice 127, Hydraulics of Wells, edited by Nazeer Ahmed,... more
The Intl. Erosion Control Assn. (IECA) Region One membership voted to newly elect Jonathan Koepke, CPESC, LEED‐AP; Jerry B. Sanders, CPESC; and... more
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced that The Water Council has been selected as one of four new... more
Louis Berger has been awarded a $4 million, three-year contract with the Washington Sanitary Suburban Commission (WSSC) for a water and sewer design... more

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