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Research Aims to Make Water Cycle Modeling Data More Accessible

June 17, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Improved publication strategy for authors who use hydrological modeling software will make model data easier for readers to understand and reuse, according to an international team of researchers. A growing number of computational…

Hoffmann + Krippner Announces New P-DMS Printed Polymer Strain Gage – No More Wires

June 14, 2016 - in Buildings, Maintenance, Products, Sensors

Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc. today announced that their new P-DMS Polymer Strain Gage is now shipping. This compact and cost-effective solution for measuring…

CyberCity 3D Inks Agreement with Baseform Ltd. for Next Generation 3D Water Asset Management and Vis

June 10, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Los Angeles, Calif.—CyberCity 3D, Inc., a leader in 3D geospatial smart city 3D modeling and data generation, is teaming with Lisbon, Portugal-based…

City of Aurora Honored for Water Operations GIS Overhaul

June 9, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Redlands, Calif., June 9, 2016—The Colorado Government Association of Information Technology (CGAIT), a council of IT directors and experts tasked with ensuring greater efficiency and effectiveness in government information technology, selected the City…

Texas Town Putting Work Orders to Work

June 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance

Sandy, UT – Staff at the City of Denton, Texas, are working more efficiently, saving taxpayer dollars, and lessening the impact of construction on the public. Cityworks provides the ability to view and manage the city’s infrastructure, maintenance work,…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $2 Million for Emergency Repairs to Federal Roads in Idaho, Oregon and Washington

June 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $2 million in Emergency Relief (ER) funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to stabilize and repair roads damaged by heavy rains on federal…

SCDOT Prepared for Tropical Storm Response

June 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) will have crews working around the clock along the SC coast beginning Monday night, June 6, to respond to potentially adverse road conditions caused by Tropical Storm Colin. SCDOT crews will monitor conditions…

FHWA Targets Border Congestion with Technology

WASHINGTON – To reduce delays at U.S. border crossings in New York, Michigan and Washington, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration today awarded $256,470 for the use of innovative new technology that will provide information…

Bacterial Research May Lead to Less Polluted Waters

June 6, 2016 - in Maintenance, Water

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Phosphorus is a crucial nutrient regularly applied to crops such as corn and soybeans to help them grow efficiently. However, excess phosphorus can be carried by rainwater runoff into lakes and streams, creating potential problems…

EPA Water Research Webinar Focuses on Contaminants of Emerging Concern

June 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Wastewater

  Contaminants of emerging concern (CECs) is a term which encompasses a vast array of chemicals such as pharmaceuticals, perfluoroalkyl substances, and surfactants, as well as microorganisms such as Mycobacteria and Legionella. These contaminants end…