URBAN STORMWATER ARTICLES

Case Study: Spiral-wound pipe rehabilitation keeps water flowing in Fort Worth, Texas

The storm drain system that serves downtown Fort Worth, Texas, recently developed voids in some locations, affectING its structural integrity. SAK Construction took on the rehabilitation challenge ...

Winners of DE rain barrel contest promoting stormwater management announced

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Department of Transportation have selected finalists in a month-long rain-barrel painting contest. 

Managing Flood Risk On the Orange River, South Africa

A group of international water experts have teamed up to provide hydraulic modelling and flood management solutions for the Lower Orange River.

Belgium region to improve flood forecasting with modular software package

As part of its flood control and mitigation systems, the Flemish Environment Agency, Belgium, selected a Innovyze's modular software package.

Green infrastructure helps PA city cut major stormwater management costs

According to a recent EPA report, a cost-effective solution to controlling stormwater while providing numerous economic benefits can be green infrastructure.

New financing program aims to help CA residents conserve water amid drought

Amid CA's drought conditions, over 120 communities across the state are preparing to enable local property owners to reduce their water usage through the Home Energy Renovation Opportunity program.

EPA green infrastructure grant to help improve Lake Michigan water quality

EPA announced a $500,000 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant to Green Bay, WI, to fund a green infrastructure project to improve water quality in Lake Michigan.

NASA launches innovative global precipitation measurement project

NASA and JAXA's joint Earth-observing mission, the Global Precipitation Measurement Core Observatory, was launched into space on Thursday, Feb. 27.

Federal Stormwater Legislation Introduced

Water groups are supporting federal legislation that would help communities develop advanced stormwater strategies to manage polluted runoff and protect clean water.

Harvested rainwater in South Africa harbors pathogens, finds new study

According to research from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, pathogens are inhabiting harvested rainwater across the region.

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

Zoeller Co

Offers residential waste and clean water pump solutions to commercial customers and municipalities. Solutions enginee...

CULTEC Inc

Manufactures plastic chambers used in subsurface retention and detention stormwater management and septic applications.

SRS Crisafulli Inc

Manufactures dredges and pumps for handling sludges, residuals, biosolids, slurries, sediment, fly ash, slimes, taili...

Onset Computer Corp

HOBO data loggers measure and record water level, conductivity, and a variety of other parameters. They can be deploy...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

REGAL AMMONIATORS

Used to combat disinfection byproducts (DBPS) in chloramination and to neutralize acids. Built with rugged materials ...

REGAL SERIES 7000 SMARTVALVE™

Treats water with varying flow rates. Features “flow-proportional” or “step-rate” control modes, automatic or manual ...

REGAL SULPHONATORS

Based on same simple, efficient design that has made REGAL Gas Chlorinators the industry standard. Used to de-chlorin...

REGAL CHLORINATORS

Made with just 68 parts, the direct cylinder mounted, all-vacuum REGAL Chlorinators are easy to maintain and clean, r...