All Case Studies

Mar 21 2017
Expansion of U.S. Highway 20 in northwest Iowa from two lanes to four lanes had been planned for decades. The cost to widen the highway, however, was…
Mar 18 2017
McKechnie Field, the spring training facility for the Pittsburgh Pirates located in Bradenton, Fla., underwent a dramatic renovation, reopening in…
Mar 1 2017
California’s struggle with drought has emphasized the need for sustainable water use, an issue that transcends its borders. The U.S. Drought Monitor…
Feb 20 2017
In September 2014, Concrete Cloth (CC) was used to remediate a drainage ditch at the base of a slope at the Pogo mine in Alaska. The ditch is needed…
Feb 15 2017
Up the creek—without funding or a plan, that is where a consortium of civic, corporate and volunteer entities found itself in 2009 when faced with a…
Feb 8 2017
Storing water for aboveground water features at an office park – simple, right? Not so fast. The Santa Monica, Calif., Water Garden office park does…
Jan 30 2017
In 2015, the Borough of Bellefonte, Pa., embarked on a $6 million waterfront redevelopment project to beautify the area, attract more foot traffic…
Dec 16 2016
During a December 2014 inspection of a landfill sediment pond at a southwestern Ohio power-generating station, sinkholes were found above the…
Nov 28 2016
Marsh Properties received a notice from the City of Charlotte, N.C., that an inspection was scheduled for an existing detention pond at the…
Nov 3 2016
A facility is located in extremely difficult dry, windy climate in Gilcrest, Colo., where vegetation is hard and expensive to maintain. However, when…
Oct 20 2016
Elba Township in Knox County, Ill., faced a potentially severe infrastructure problem when its roads program detected a 9-ft-diameter corrugated…
Oct 6 2016
The North Poudre Irrigation Co. in Wellington, Colo., has installed and maintained irrigation water collection and distribution structures for nearly…
Sep 29 2016
The intersection of Routes 9 and 440 with the Garden State Parkway, one of New Jersey’s busiest and most vital cloverleaf complexes, developed…
Sep 29 2016
The Mobile Airport Authority owns and operates the Mobile Downtown Airport, a public use airport located 3 miles south of the central business…
Sep 22 2016
During an assessment of their combined sewer system, the Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) of Greater Cincinnati discovered that an 800-ft section of…
Sep 8 2016
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is the owner of a storm sewer system that runs approximately 1,600 linear ft near the intersection of…
Aug 25 2016
Located in the heart of Southern California’s industrial and commercial hub, the City of Vista is home to a master-planned, 80-acre business park…
Aug 17 2016
The city of Santa Fe, N.M., recently added a Walmart Supercenter to the new Entrada Contenta subdivision. The mixed-used development consists of…
Aug 15 2016
As coal mines beneath Rock Springs, Wyo., collapsed in recent years due to neglect and environmental factors, city officials were challenged with…
Jul 7 2016
The challenge that the University of South Carolina (USC) faced was simple: How do the 30,000 people moving in every summer – and, of that number,…
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