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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...

Corrugated Steel Pipe Project Provides Storm Water Infiltration
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Sep 13 2017

Lakeside Crossing is a new, $25-million boutique retail complex that includes more than 32,000 sq ft of upscale restaurant and retail space in the...

Trenchless Internal Joint Seal System Solves Pipe Sealing Issue
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Sep 13 2017

A Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) project to reconstruct a portion of State Highway 164 in Racine County was completed in late...

Drain Markers Provide Public Education
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Sep 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) NPDES storm water program was put in place to help protect the nation’s water supply from the...

Baseball Facility Employs Storm Water Management System
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Sep 13 2017

A new franchise in the 12-team American Association of Independent Professional Baseball is coming to the village of Rosemont, Ill., in May 2018....

Atlanta Ballpark Installs Multiple Drainage Features
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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...

Indiana DOT Uses CIPP in 96-in. Steam Cure Project
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Sep 13 2017

Layne Inliner successfully renewed approximately 1,340 ft of 48- to 96-in. corrugated metal storm culvert pipe traversing Interstate 70 in central...

Storm Water Chambers Installed With 16-ft Cover
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Sep 13 2017

The development of the Davis Heights residential project in Ontario, Canada, had two main concerns, both related to the storm water system’s...

Vegetated Geocellular Channels Shore Up Embankments, Mitigate Flooding
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Sep 13 2017

Incorporating naturally vegetated GeoWeb channels to prevent erosion, allow for higher storm water volume and eliminate potential for flooding...