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National Stormwater Trust (NST) and OptiRTC announce strategic partnership; Boston-based Opti shares proprietary technology with Florida firm

September 14, 2020 - in News, Stormwater, Water

BOSTON, MA and TALLAHASSEE, FL - OptiRTC (https://optirtc.com), a leader in forecast-based control of distributed stormwater infrastructure through cloud-based solutions, today announced the formation of a strategic alliance with the Tallahassee-based National…

Rinker Materials™ Directs Traffic at Hendricks Gateway Park

April 14, 2020 - in News, Stormwater, Water

Stormwater Management System Helps Companies Navigate New Industrial Campus   MONROVIA, Ind. – Core5 Logistics Center at Hendricks Gateway Park…

Overview of Rain Loads Provisions for Standard ASCE 7-16 Announced in New ASCE Press Book

April 8, 2020 - in News, Stormwater, Water

RESTON, Va. – Rain Loads: Guide to the Rain Load Provisions of ASCE 7-16 provides the practicing structural engineer with a detailed description of…

CULTEC, Inc. Achieves a Published ASTM Product Standard

April 2, 2020 - in News, Stormwater, Water

BROOKFIELD, Connecticut – CULTEC, Inc. successfully balloted a newly approved and published ASTM product standard, designated as ASTM F3430-20, Specification for Cellular Polypropylene (PP) Corrugated Wall Stormwater Collection Chambers. This new standard…

Rinker Materials™ Goes Deep for LakePoint Sporting Community

October 31, 2019 - in News, Stormwater, Water

EMERSON, Ga. – About 35 miles north of Atlanta along Interstate 75, LakePoint Sporting Community serves as one of the largest and most popular youth travel sports destinations in the country. LakePoint Sporting Community recently partnered with Bartow County…

New ASCE Report Offers Guidance for Stormwater Control Measures

August 16, 2019 - in News, Stormwater, Water

Reston, Va. – While the stormwater management field has experienced exponential innovation over the last decade, there are no universally agreed upon maintenance protocols. This new publication, Inspection and Maintenance of Stormwater Control Measures,…

Video: Performance-Based Specifications to Improve Water Infrastructure

April 30, 2019 - in Featured, Stormwater, Video, Water

Josh Herchl, national infrastructure market manager with Advanced Drainage Solutions Inc., talks about strategies to improve the nation's water infrastructure.

IECA Announces Volunteer Awards at the 2019 Annual Conference

March 29, 2019 - in Awards, News, Stormwater, Water

Denver, CO – The International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) announced winners for its environmental excellence awards at the 2019 IECA Annual Conference and Expo.  The environmental excellence, outstanding professional of the year and…

Study Gauges Effectiveness of Urban Stormwater Pipe Networks

October 22, 2018 - in Stormwater, Water

A South Korean study evaluated urban stormwater pipe network structures in terms of the relationship between peak rainfall and runoff. Researchers concluded, among other things, that looped networks implemented with affordable budgets are superior and, more…

What is “Porous Pavement” and How Does that Help Soils Capture and Clean Water?

October 2, 2018 - in Stormwater, Water

Parking lots, sidewalks, streets, and rooftops: cities are full of water-shedding surfaces. The Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) Oct. 1 Soils Matter blog explains why these surfaces are problematic, and how soil can be part of the answer. Impermeable…