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Aug 12 2018
Drivable Grass is a permeable, flexible and plantable concrete paving system that offers a reliable solution to storm water management through bio-…
Aug 12 2018
The Connector Pipe Screen is a Water Board-certified full trash capture device that meets rigorous storm water regulations. It is installed inside a…
Jul 30 2018
In 2016, heavy rains ripped out erosion control blankets and left a creek bed severely eroded at a development site in Texas. The U.S. Army Corps of…
Michigan updates forestry best management practices for erosion control
Michigan updates forestry best management practices
Jul 30 2018
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) updated a list of best management practices (BMP) to prevent soil erosion and storm water runoff…
Jul 9 2018
Have you ever repeated this lesson to yourself from the famous fable of The Tortoise and The Hare? The main takeaway being that consistent,…
MWRD funds permeable pavement alleys for storm water runoff management
MWRD funds permeable pavement alleys for storm water runoff management
Jul 5 2018
Harwood Heights, Ill., has approved the construction of two permeable pavement alleyways designed to prevent storm water runoff and flooding.…
Chicago suburb to build green infrastructure for storm water runoff
Chicago suburb to build green infrastructure for storm water runoff
Jun 21 2018
Arlington Heights, Ill., a Chicago suburb, received a $358,000 grant to fund a rain garden and permeable pavement at the downtown police station…
Considering best management practices for storm water management
Considering best management practices for storm water management
May 25 2018
When it comes to storm water best management practices (BMPs), crafting and implementing sound policies to ensure they are properly evaluated,…
Apr 19 2018
Hurricane Sandy devastated the Atlantic Coast in 2012, causing significant damage to coastal communities in many Mid-Atlantic states. During the…
Apr 15 2018
In urban areas where conventional storm water BMPs are increasingly expensive, a very high-efficiency storm water method for the roof is needed. …
Dec 18 2017
Rumbled Bluffs clay pavers are tumbled after firing to mimic the look and appeal of antique pavers. They are manufactured above today’s standards,…
Nov 19 2017
Filterra is similar to bioretention in its function and application, but it has been optimized for high volume and flow treatment, as well as high…
Sep 13 2017
A260-acre site will be the home of a new FedEx Ground distribution center in Middletown, Conn. Manafort Brothers of Plainville, Conn., is the…
Sep 13 2017
Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) in Washington State is one of the largest military bases in the country. The U.S. Department of Defense considers it…
Sep 13 2017
Building an aquatic park in the middle of the California drought presented more issues than just the construction, costs or scheduling. A community…
Aug 15 2017
Total suspended solids (TSS) problems? Unfortunately, it is everywhere. However, if you are dealing with TSS issues on your industrial site, there…
Aug 10 2017
Using green infrastructure (GI) practices to treat runoff at its source while delivering environmental, social and economic benefits makes sense as…
Aug 4 2017
The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) awarded a research contract to Wright Water Engineers Inc. in association with Geosyntec…
Jul 25 2017
I had an interesting sequence of thoughts after watching my 12-year old daughter chat with a friend on her cell phone about a music video they were…
Jul 17 2017
EZ-Roll grass and gravel paver systems are designed to transfer vehicle weight directly to the supportive base course and prevent soil compaction.…
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