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NACWA Publication Addresses Stormwater Management, Key Infrastructure Issue Nationwide

March 14, 2018 - in Stormwater, Water

Washington, DC – Recent infrastructure packages proposed by the White House and Senate Democrats note the need for more investment in Stormwater Management practices, raising awareness nationwide for greater investment in stormwater infrastructure.  Stormwater…

Presto Announces Ballast Research Performance Results

February 22, 2018 - in News, Products, Stormwater, Water

Presto Geosystems, industry-leading manufacturer of the HDPE GEOWEB® base stabilization system, has released results from rigorous track research performed…

CULTEC and Armtec Sign Exclusive Agreement

January 16, 2018 - in News, Stormwater, Water

BROOKFIELD, CT – CULTEC, Inc. (“CULTEC”) and Armtec LP (“Armtec”) announced that an agreement has been reached for Armtec to be the exclusive…

Reducing Stormwater Runoff and Pollutant Loading with Biochar Addition to Highway Greenways

October 30, 2017 - in Stormwater, Water

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis (IDEA) Final Report 182: Reducing Stormwater Runoff and Pollutant Loading with Biochar Addition to Highway Greenways documents a new approach that has the…

Aquadam Equipment Provides Relief for Flooded Roadways Affected by Hurricane Harvey

October 16, 2017 - in Stormwater, Water

WACO – After Hurricane Harvey made landfall on August 25 and devastated cities along the Texas coastline, the Texas Department of Transportation quickly moved to mitigate extreme flooding as the storm moved north toward Houston and Beaumont. With waters…

Canadian Contaminated Site Counts On New Storm Water System

October 10, 2017 - in News, Projects, Stormwater, Water

IRVING, Texas - The redevelopment of the former Canadian National Railways repair complex was named Project of the Year by the Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI).  The project used large diameter corrugated high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe in a…

Satellite Animation Sees Hurricanes Katia, Irma and Jose

September 11, 2017 - in Stormwater, Video, Water

This animation of NOAA's GOES East satellite imagery from Sept. 5 at 7:45 a.m. EDT (1145 UTC) to Sept. 8 ending at 7:45 a.m. EDT (1145 UTC) shows Category 4 Hurricane Irma approach the Bahamas, followed by Hurricane Jose approaching the Leeward Islands. Hurricane…

FAA’s Hurricane Harvey Update

August 31, 2017 - in Featured, News, Stormwater, Water

The Federal Aviation Administration has continued to handle emergency and relief operations at a number of airports in the Hurricane Harvey area, including at Houston Hobby and George Bush Intercontinental. The FAA is prepared to support the resumption…

Houston Flooding Affected by Infrastructure

August 28, 2017 - in Stormwater, Video, Water

About Todd DanielsonTodd Danielson has been in trade technology media for 20 years, now the editorial director for V1 Media and all of its publications: Informed Infrastructure, Earth Imaging Journal, Sensors & Systems, Asian Surveying & Mapping, and…

Norfolk, Virginia, Enlists Arcadis to Design Stormwater Flood Protections

August 14, 2017 - in Stormwater, Water

Norfolk, Va., – Aug. 14, 2017 – Arcadis (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the leading global design and consultancy firm for natural and built assets, has been awarded an approximate $11.6 million contract by the City of Norfolk, Virginia, to design stormwater infrastructure…