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.
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...

Jun 6 2017

The Conowingo Elementary School storm water retrofit project was initiated to fulfill requirements of Cecil County, Md.’s Watershed Implementation...

Jun 6 2017

There are few towns in the American West with a richer mining history than Breckenridge, Colo. Brought to life in 1859 to serve the miners in the...

Jun 4 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,...

Jun 1 2017

The Ohio Department of Transportation’s (ODOT) Office of Hydraulic Engineering had interest in utilizing...

Research shows how living shorelines can help erosion
May 31 2017

A recent study from the University of...

May 9 2017

A ten-year canal lining study by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBOR) tested four canal types for a multitude of factors, including construction...

Louisiana coast declared in state of emergency
Apr 28 2017

Gov. John Bel Edwards declared the Louisiana coast in a state of emergency April 19, 2017, to give national attention to coastal land loss. The...

Apr 17 2017

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Apr 16 2017

The Geoweb geocell system with vegetation, aggregate or concrete infill is an economical alternative to riprap, gabions or reinforced...

Apr 3 2017

When a road turns into a raging river, it becomes both dangerous and damaging. This is exactly what happened in July 2013, when the City of...

Mar 31 2017

Almost 90,000 sq ft of geosynthetic material have been installed at the Daniel Boone Bridge. 

The Daniel Boone...

Mar 31 2017

Coal combustion residual (CCR) materials from coal-fired steam electric generating stations are placed in ponds and landfills for disposal and...

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Mar 29 2017

Storm Water Solutions (SWS) has released the...

Mar 3 2017

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

Mar 2 2017

Bowie Industries makes a full line of hydro-mulcher and aero-mulcher landscape equipment. The website features specifications on each model...

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Feb 21 2017

Hanes Geo Components of Winston Salem, N.C., has announced that its new location in the St. Louis market. This is the company’s second Missouri...