Sewers & Drainage Systems

Combined sewer overflows (CSO) and sanitary sewer overflows (SSO) are top concerns for storm water professionals when it comes to sewers and drainage systems. Properly designed and maintained sewer systems help prevent pollution and protect the health of waterways.
Kingwood residents sue SJRA
Sep 22 2017

Potts Law Firm filed a ...

Maria devastates Puerto Rico
Sep 21 2017

Hurricane Maria hit the Caribbean...

Wisconsin Water Recycling System Delivers Productivity Gains, Cost Savings
Sep 13 2017

Inflow and infiltration flows negatively impact public health and the environment and result in higher wastewater treatment costs. Great Lakes TV...

Maine Project Uses Permeable Pavement, Storage System
Sep 13 2017

Describing the recently installed 72 Bishop Street project in Portland, Maine, Robert Woodman, P.E., senior storm water engineer for ACF...

Atlanta Ballpark Installs Multiple Drainage Features
Sep 13 2017

When plans began in the fall of 2013 for a new home for the Atlanta Braves, the goal was to build a new ballpark with a mixed-use development...

Florida recovers from Irma
Sep 13 2017

Days after Irma hit the U.S., residents have begun recovery efforts...

Warm water ahead of Irma
Sep 11 2017

Hurricane Irma hit Florida Sept. 10. A Category 4 storm, it...

Hurricane Harvey has lasting effects
Sep 8 2017

Houston and south Texas have started to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Notably, residents are cleaning up—or out—their homes,...

Hurricane Irma leaves damages
Sep 7 2017

Hurricane Irma left its mark on the Caribbean and is quickly moving toward Florida. Its aftermath is acutely felt on the ...

Houston recovers from flooding
Sep 6 2017

Areas in Texas and Louisiana hit by Hurricane Harvey have began to recover from the storm, receiving aid in many forms. 

 

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Hurricane Irma hits Caribbean
Sep 6 2017

Hurricane Irma was named the ...

Epa responds to Arkema fire
Sep 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Crosby Volunteer Fire Department, Harris...

EPA addresses Texas floods
Sep 1 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) released the following statement in...

Aug 25 2017

HydroBlox is made from 100% recycled thermoplastics, is a permanent solution that will not clog, is easy to install and handle, requires little to...

Aug 24 2017

Depending on required water intake capacity, loading, material, slot style and size, or locking mechanism, ACO’s wide selection of grates for the...

Kansas City experiences flooding
Aug 23 2017

Kansas City, Mo., residents blamed the local QuikTrip establishment for a rise in...

Storm water projects prioritized in Sterling, Wis.
Aug 22 2017

The city of Sterling, Wis., announced it is prioritizing storm water sewer projects. It plans to accomplish eight of 10 storm water sewer projects...

Arcadis signs contract with Norfolk, Va.
Aug 15 2017

Image courtesy of Arcadis. 

Arcadis, a global design and consultancy firm for...

Aug 15 2017

Floodex Europe is an international trade show for flood control, flood prevention,...

Aug 14 2017

Cretex now offers square and rectangular Pro-Ring. Manufactured from the engineered polymer expanded polypropylene (EPP), these rings meet the...