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Apr 1 2019
In Clark County, Ind. upholding federal requirements regarding storm water runoff and maintaining more than 100,000 linear ft of pipes, culverts and…
Mar 29 2019
The International Erosion Control Assn. Region One (IECA) announced winners for its environmental excellence awards at the 2019 IECA Annual…
Mar 29 2019
Sprayroq Inc. develops, manufactures and markets protective coatings and lining systems designed for long life, corrosion resistance and structural…
Mar 28 2019
Situation The phrase “driving with your headlights off” comes to mind when referring to this project. The Michelin Plant in Greenville, S.C., had a…
Mar 28 2019
Situation Guanfeng (Andy) An, chief engineer of Guangzhou Municipal Group, first saw Sprayroq protective and structural coatings at an industry…
Mar 28 2019
Situation The 52-in. storm sewer was installed in the early 1900s in Manistee, Mich. The line takes in all of the storm water for the south side of…
Mar 28 2019
What benefits come alongside working with Sprayroq as a SCP? Take a look and see a day in the life.
Mar 28 2019
When it comes to the problem of structural rehabilitation of your infrastructure, Sprayroq is the answer.
Mar 28 2019
Last July, after a sweltering stretch of triple-digit heat, I set out to explore a favorite tributary of the Rogue River in southern Oregon. Like…
Mar 28 2019
The Ohio Stormwater Conference has grown from 399 attendees to more than 970 in the past 11 years. The 2019 Ohio Stormwater Conference is an annual…
A 300-ft pipeline was installed below the South Haven Regional Airport’s main runway without impacting flight operations.
A 300-ft pipeline was installed below the South Haven Regional Airport’s main runway without impacting flight operations.
Mar 28 2019
When it was discovered that the 60-in.-diameter storm water drainage pipe under the South Haven Area Regional Airport’s (LWA) main runway and taxiway…
 A six-month regimen of mechanical disking and mowing, coupled with the application of non-selective herbicide and manual removal of invasive vegetation, helped restore native plants.
A six-month regimen of mechanical disking and mowing, coupled with the application of non-selective herbicide and manual removal of invasive vegetation, helped restore native plants.
Mar 28 2019
Like much of the central and southern coast of the U.S., Austin, Texas, is regularly exposed to powerful storms moving inland from the Gulf or…
Mar 28 2019
Once a sprawling 636-acre farm, the Spring Ridge Corporate Center now is a beacon of growth in the rural landscape of Berks County, Pa. It spurred…
The McCook Reservoir Stage I can hold 3.5 billion gal.
The McCook Reservoir Stage I can hold 3.5 billion gal.
Mar 28 2019
Improving water quality in area waterways and protecting homes and businesses from flooding are the two missions of the Metropolitan Water…
The material’s design can absorb up to 4,000 cu in. of water per hour.
The material’s design can absorb up to 4,000 cu in. of water per hour.
Mar 28 2019
Visitors from across the world come to watch as up to 8,400 gal of boiling water shoot an average of 140 ft into the sky roughly every 60 to 110…
Mar 28 2019
C+ The SWS City Report is a year-long project, where SWS and a small committee of industry professionals collaborate to assign grades to the storm…
Heather Schmidt
Heather Schmidt
Mar 28 2019
“Get the water off the streets!”  That was the rallying cry for storm water management through most of the 20th century and certainly the reason for…
Mar 28 2019
Since joining the SWS team as managing editor, one of my most valuable experiences has been connecting with women in the storm water and erosion…
Mar 28 2019
On March 27, the U.S. Air Force said that it needs nearly $5 billion in funding to help rebuild two bases damaged by hurricanes and floods in the…
Mar 27 2019
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reported that scientists from its National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS)…
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