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Cardno-Designed Stormwater Structure Withstands Wild Weather

July 18, 2016 - in Corporate, Stormwater

When a heavy storm struck Sydney on the first weekend in June, huge waves and king tides resulted in erosion of the beach and damage to properties at Collaroy. During this event, a stormwater pipe designed by Cardno escaped damage, one of the few structures…

ADS Expands Manufacturing Footprint with New Plant in Harrisonville, Mo.

July 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Stormwater

HILLIARD, Ohio, July 6, 2016—Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE: WMS) (“ADS” or the “Company”), a leading global manufacturer of water management…

Atkins Upgrades FloodMap Desktop

July 7, 2016 - in Modeling, Planning, Products, Stormwater

Atkins, one of the world's leading design, engineering and project management consultancies, has released the newest version of its FloodMap Desktop (FMD)…

Dewberry Assesses East Coast Flood Damage through Aerial and Satellite Photography Interpretation

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has completed a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) contract to interpret aerial and satellite imagery and assess damages in South Carolina following a record-breaking storm event in late 2015.…

Stormwater Storage Important Component of New U.S. Bank Stadium

Minneapolis, Minn.— - U.S. Bank Stadium is a fixed-roof stadium being constructed in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. The project is the new home of the Minnesota Vikings football team. The stadium is the anchor of substantial redevelopment in the City…

El Niño Caused Tidal Flooding in Many U.S. Cities

June 22, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Stormwater

The frequency of nuisance tidal flooding in many U.S. cities increased as predicted for the 2015 meteorological year, according to a NOAA report released on June 8, 2016. In some cities, the days of nuisance flooding exceeded trends and broke records, especially…

Clean Water Partnership Retrofits JA Finance Park

Landover, Md.—Corvias Solutions is excited to announce its partnership with Junior Achievement (JA) of Greater Washington to perform stormwater retrofits at JA Finance Park Prince George’s County located on the campus of G. James Gholson Middle School/Cora…

Rainwater Harvesting and Make Up Water: The Why, When, and How

Rainwater harvesting (RWH) stores rainwater for reuse to supply non-potable uses like irrigation, wash water, toilet flushing, and laundry.  During long dry periods the demand will drain the storage cistern down to a critical level where the pressurization…

Atkins’ Experts Talk Resilient Communities at Premier National Flood Conference

Fourteen experts from Atkins, one of the world’s leading design, engineering, and project management consultancies, will present topics, moderate sessions and teach workshops at this year’s Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) Conference in…

Fargo and Moorhead Approve Final Agreement with Army Corps to Construct the FM Diversion

The Moorhead City Council approved a Project Partnership Agreement (PPA) with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) on June 13 by a vote of 7-1. The PPA was also approved by Fargo on June 6. Fargo and Moorhead are the two original local sponsors of the…