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New Mexico flood control agency uses continuous monitoring & wireless telemetry
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Oct 13 2017

In the early years of its permit history, the Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Agency (AMAFCA) operated with a typical MS4 Phase I...

San Francisco NFL stadium installs storm water management system
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Oct 13 2017

When the San Francisco 49ers football team decided to build a new stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., there were many advantages to making the move....

Rain garden at Ontario school adds aesthetic & environmental benefits
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Oct 13 2017

Students at Kenollie Public School in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, are looking forward to the next rain storm. Credit Valley Conservation (CVC)...

Integrated storm water project breathes new life into former industrial area
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Oct 13 2017

San Marcos, a small city in the North County region of San Diego County, Calif., now stands out as a distinct, regionally identifiable city with...

Green infrastructure training program invests in the city of Columbus, Ohio
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Oct 13 2017

Green infrastructure is an investment, and as with any investment, the parties involved get out of it what they put into it. The city of Columbus...

Ray Vaughan, J.P. Johns & Jacob Burkey
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Oct 13 2017

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) is a designated Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System responsible for minimizing sediment-...

Zachary H. Ranstead
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Oct 11 2017

The 2006 Pennsylvania Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMP) Manual placed the commonwealth at the forefront of states addressing the adverse...

amy mcintosh
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Oct 11 2017

Since late August 2017, all eyes have been on the southeastern and gulf coasts of the U.S. as two major hurricanes struck within a matter of days...

Connecticut Distribution Center Improves Water Quality
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Sep 13 2017

A260-acre site will be the home of a new FedEx Ground distribution center in Middletown, Conn. Manafort Brothers of Plainville, Conn., is the...

Chopper Pump Eliminates Grease at San Diego Station
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Sep 13 2017

The Otay River Pump Station (ORPS), which pumps 7 to 9 million gal per day (mgd) of raw sewage to the South Bay Water Reclamation Facility for...

Elastomeric Check Valves Streamline Two-Way Water Flow at Ski Area
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Sep 13 2017

The Spirit Mountain Recreation Area in Duluth, Minn., provides 175 acres for skiing and snowboarding. Spirit Mountain has its own snowmaking...

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Sep 13 2017

The National Shipbuilding Research Program recently conducted a study titled, “Removal of Metals from Shipyard Stormwater Runoff.” Shipyards...

Joint-Sealing System Solves Storm Drain Infiltration for the Long Term
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Sep 13 2017

Awater utility asked HydraTech for a long-term solution to infiltration at the pipe joints of a 27-in. storm drain. The company proposed using the...

Florida DOT Rehabilitates Pipe With Cementitious Composite Concrete
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Sep 13 2017

The Florida Department of Transportation identified 48-in. corrugated metal pipe (CMP) along Highway 87 in Navarre Beach that needed to be...

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

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

Military Base Installs Permeable Pavers on Main Street
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Sep 13 2017

Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) in Washington State is one of the largest military bases in the country. The U.S. Department of Defense considers...

Grass Pavers Help Water Park Complete the Water Cycle
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Sep 13 2017

Building an aquatic park in the middle of the California drought presented more issues than just the construction, costs or scheduling. A...

CIPP Lining in Wildlife Refuge Requires Liner Manufacturer House Call
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Sep 13 2017

When Liner Products LLC was called on to produce tubes for a cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) renewal project within the Minnesota Valley Wildlife...

Pennsylvania Culvert Rehabilitated Without Disruption
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Sep 13 2017

The bottom of a large (80 in. by 120 in. by 30 ft) oval corrugated metal pipe culvert, running beneath Forest Lane in East Goshen Township, Pa.,...

Maine Project Uses Permeable Pavement, Storage System
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Sep 13 2017

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