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Sep 6 2018
Magnolia Plumbing in Laurel, Md., has been fixing underground storm water infrastructure in nearby Montgomery County for many years. As a neighbor to…
Sep 6 2018
Building a sensory experience while also mitigating Southern Florida’s torrential rainfall was exactly what the architects for the new Pérez Art…
Sep 6 2018
Caltran’s District Three maintenance department determined that a drainage system at the interchange of highways 65 and 70 in Olivehurst, Calif.,…
Sep 6 2018
This project's requirements were to meet or exceed the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality storm water permit benchmark for zinc using…
Sep 6 2018
Pend Oreille County in New Port, Wash., needed to remove a culvert on Indian Creek that was preventing bull trout from traveling upstream to spawn.…
Sep 6 2018
The Stewart National Guard Air Base in Newburgh, N.Y., was required to capture initial storm water runoff during every storm event for testing prior…
Sep 6 2018
The main lift station serving the wastewater treatment plant in Morgan’s Point, Texas, continually experienced problems with its three standard non-…
Sep 6 2018
With current strict erosion and sediment control regulations, sediment still is the main source of water pollution. Some of the main contributors to…
Sep 6 2018
Windsor Elementary School, located in Arlington Heights, Ill., is expanding due to an increase in student enrollment. With the addition of the new…
Sep 6 2018
Based in Green Bay, Wis., Great Lakes TV Seal Inc. has been inspecting, cleaning and repairing underground pipelines for municipalities and…
Sep 6 2018
With 382 apartments, Mile High Apartments is just minutes from downtown Denver. The project had a number of challenges, including a limited footprint…
Sep 6 2018
In 2017, a severe landslide slid thousands of tons of soil off a mountain and onto the road below near Elk City, Idaho. The slide blocked Idaho State…
Sep 6 2018
Over the past three years, the University of California (UC) Santa Cruz installed five Truegrid permeable paver parking lots with a sixth on the way…
Underground Storm Water System Manages Parking Lot Concerns
Underground Storm Water System Manages Parking Lot Concerns
Sep 6 2018
Located in Marietta, Ga., MiMedx is a biopharmaceutical company that needed additional parking to facilitate its operation. Based on its location in…
Sep 6 2018
The city of Eugene, Ore., considers street sweeping a vital component of storm water management and uses storm water user fees to pay for the…
Sep 6 2018
Located at the base of the Santa Monica Pier, the Deauville basin will be used to harvest up to 1.6 million gal of storm water runoff from the pier’s…
Plastic Pipe Institute issues substandard pipe advisory
Plastic Pipe Institute issues substandard pipe advisory
Sep 6 2018
The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) issued a warning about substandard plastic pipe. High-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe that does not comply…
New study finds agricultural runoff led to increase in coral reef pollution in recent years
New study finds agricultural runoff led to increase in coral reef pollution in recent years
Sep 6 2018
A new study by researchers from Southern Cross University found that groundwater pollution containing excess nitrogen has contaminated South Pacific…
The storage tank is made of sealed, U-shaped pieces.
The storage tank is made of sealed, U-shaped pieces.
Sep 5 2018
The city of Santa Monica, Calif., recently completed the installation of the Los Amigos Park Water Harvest and Direct Use Demonstration Project. The…
The final system can handle a 24-hour, 100-year storm using approximately 3 miles of pipe.
The final system can handle a 24-hour, 100-year storm using approximately 3 miles of pipe.
Sep 5 2018
Rebuilding the 46-year-old center runway at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) involved more than just the pavement. To comply with…
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