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Garney Construction Takes Over Water Supply Construction Project for San Antonio

March 29, 2016 - in Construction, Projects, Water

Garney has concluded an agreement with Abengoa S.A. expanding Garney’s role in the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) Vista Ridge Water Supply Project to a leadership position. Garney now holds an 80 percent equity stake as well as complete control of the project.…

Got Erosion? North American Green Has It Covered

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Feb. 16, 2016—Time to roll out the green carpet. North American Green proudly sponsors the 2016 Environmental Connection Conference…

Details of the New Linda Pace Foundation Building Designed by David Adjaye Revealed

September 17, 2015 - in Buildings, Design/Engineering

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Sept. 17, 2015—The Linda Pace Foundation announces the details of its new Adjaye Associates-designed building, which will open…

Call for Submissions for Environmental Connection 2016

March 11, 2015 - in Announcement, Corporate, Erosion control

Denver, Colo., March 11, 2015—The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is calling for submissions for Environmental Connection 2016, annual conference and expo. Combining quality education with a top‐notch expo, this is the premier gathering…

San Antonio Invests in Flood Forecasting Software

September 21, 2014 - in Corporate, Stormwater, Water

SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 18, 201—The San Antonio River Authority (SARA) recently invested in FloodWorks, a flood alert system to enhance emergency responders' capabilities to respond to flash flood conditions. With investment in this advanced monitoring system,…

San Antonio Agrees to $1.1 Billion Upgrade Sewer Systems to Comply With Clean Water Act

July 24, 2013 - in Projects, Stormwater, Wastewater, Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice announced today that the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) has agreed to make significant upgrades to reduce overflows from its sewer system and pay a $2.6 million civil penalty to…

The GSA’s First LEED Platinum Building is a Retrofit Across from the Alamo

Completed last summer, the Hipolito F. Garcia Federal Building and United States Courthouse became the first LEED Platinum building owned by the General Services Administration (GSA). The architects employed standard energy-saving techniques, sealing the building’s…

The GSA's First LEED Platinum Building is a Retrofit Across from the Alamo

Completed last summer, the Hipolito F. Garcia Federal Building and United States Courthouse became the first LEED Platinum building owned by the General Services Administration (GSA). The architects employed standard energy-saving techniques, sealing the building’s…