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.
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Nov 11 2015
The d-Rain Joint is a green alternative storm water filter drain for hard surfaces. As an exterior linear filter drain for impervious surfaces, the…
Nov 9 2015
The Gold Series Six Shooter features enhanced power, speed and durability. With improved cutting surfaces, a heavier frame, a quick-adjust variable…
Oct 8 2015
When passersby reported strange smells near the intersection of Brookhurst and Hamilton in Huntington Beach, Calif., city officials looked into the…
Sep 22 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) released a report, "EPA Needs to Track Whether Its Major Municipal…
Sep 11 2015
Manufactured from the engineered polymer expanded polypropylene (EPP), square and rectangular Pro-Rings meet AASHTO HS-25 requirements. EPP provides…
Aug 28 2015
The Champaign-Urbana (Ill.) Mass Transit District boasts more than 12 million riders annually. The terminal’s concrete pavement is approximately five…
Aug 18 2015
Oldcastle Precast supplied 11-ft by 11-ft precast concrete box culvert with a V-shaped channel for the $12.5 million Laurel St. combined sewer…
Aug 18 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a settlement with the Delaware County Regional…
Jul 30 2015
According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), there are approximately 6,700 regulated small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (…
Jun 4 2015
Vac-Con Inc., a Green Cove Springs, Fla.-based manufacturer of truck-mounted vacuum equipment, will start construction on a multi-million dollar, 65,…
May 28 2015
When Superstorm Sandy made landfall in New Jersey on Oct. 29, 2012, it brought wind speeds of up to 80 mph and resulting storm surges that flooded…
May 28 2015
Geysering—the eruption of a water column into the atmosphere—is caused by air that has been trapped and compressed in cavities within an aquifer.…
May 28 2015
Grangegorman is a suburb on the north side of Dublin, approximately 1 mile from the city center. Though diverse in terms of architectural, historical…
Mar 30 2015
Grottoes, Va., is a town of 2,600 people, and is notable for its proximity to Grand Caverns, America’s oldest show cave. As underground features go,…
Mar 24 2015
A group of five associations, representing the water sector and the nonwoven fabrics industry, announced that they are working collaboratively on the…
Mar 19 2015
This complete, pre-engineered package is designed to remove trash, sediment, oil and other pollutants from storm water flows. With the patented…
Feb 6 2015
Hanson Pipe & Precast has reached an agreement with Betonwerk US to manufacture and distribute City Drains in Florida. The drains provide a…
Jan 27 2015
Amid the hustle and bustle of Washington, D.C., a massive infrastructure program is underway that will result in cleaner, healthier rivers in the…
Jan 16 2015
Skimmer surface drains for sediment basins release the cleanest water instead of draining from the bottom. Eight sizes are available with adjustable…
Jan 16 2015
Skimmer surface drains for sediment basins release the cleanest water instead of draining from the bottom. Eight sizes are available with adjustable…
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