Erosion Control

Effective erosion control measures are crucial to managing storm water runoff, helping to mitigate water pollution, preserve wildlife and habitats, and protect property. Erosion control techniques, such as retaining walls, geotextiles and hydroseeding, help prevent water erosion for construction sites, agriculture, and river or coastal areas.
propex erosion control
Sep 18 2017

Armormax Engineered Earth Armoring Solutions uses high-performance turf reinforcement mats and Engineered Earth Anchors to lock soil in place and...

Sep 18 2017

Design and build vegetated channels with Presto’s Geoweb 3-D channel system—an economical alternative to riprap and gabions for drainage...

Sep 17 2017

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Vegetated Geocellular Channels Shore Up Embankments, Mitigate Flooding
Sep 13 2017

Incorporating naturally vegetated GeoWeb channels to prevent erosion, allow for higher storm water volume and eliminate potential for flooding...

Gravity Wall Overcomes Site Setback
Sep 13 2017

When a quick fix for failing retaining walls is not an option, removing the wall and starting over can feel like a major setback. Gulf Coast...

Demolition at the Port of Vancouver Requires Sediment Control
Sep 13 2017

Matt Graves, environmental manager at the Port of Vancouver USA, developed the storm water pollution prevention plan and performed the site...

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Uses Turf Reinforcement Mat to Rebuild Levees
Sep 13 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) embarked on one of the largest and most comprehensive public works projects in American history following...

Sep 5 2017

Storm Water Solutions invites you to participate in a new three-day educational event. Through a combination of live and...

Aug 25 2017

DuraWattle is a durable, reusable sediment control barrier that is ASTM tested at a 96.6% sediment retention rate. It is designed to be driven...

maccaferri geosynthetic mat
Jul 31 2017

MacMat R combines double-twist wire mesh technology with geosynthetic MacMat high-performance turf reinforcement mat. The reinforced geomat is...

Jul 31 2017

The Typar geocell confinement system utilizes a three-dimensional geotextile “honeycomb” structure to provide soil stabilization across a wide...

Register now for SWS Conference & Exhibition in Tinley Park
Jul 25 2017

Registration opened for the new, live 2017 Storm Water Solutions (SWS) Conference & Exhibition. The event will take place Nov. 7 to 9, 2017,...

Jul 19 2017

The Western Chapter of the International Erosion Control Assn. (WCIECA) is hosting an international reception at the Aquarium of the Pacific in...

Jul 16 2017

This mulcher seeds up to 4,000 sq ft per tank load. It is ideal for small seeding and touch-up jobs. This low-maintenance, 354-gal-capacity,...

Jul 12 2017

It's hard to believe it's already mid-July. But in the publishing world, approaching the midpoint of summer means it's time to start thinking...

Submit for SWS Top Projects
Jul 7 2017

Storm Water Solutions (SWS) opened nominations for the SWS 2017 Top Storm Water and Erosion Control Projects award program. The...

Jun 19 2017

The state of water is always changing. You have to work around waves, freeze/thaw cycles, flash flooding, tidal fluctuations and more. That is why...

Jun 18 2017

JRM Chemical’s linear anionic polymers in tablet, powder or emulsion form reduce the turbidity of discharge water. Low application rates of 4 to...