URBAN STORMWATER ARTICLES

A Flood of Knowledge: Dam Safety Lessons Learned from Colorado's Recent Floods

In September 2013, 14 inches of rain drenched Colorado’s Front Range and put the state’s history of proactive flood control to the test. Nearly six months have passed, allowing for a better perspec...

Bridging the Gap: Blue Infrastructure Helps Mitigate Rift Between Green, Gray Development

Recent technological developments in a number of blue infrastructure technologies have facilitated the maximum use of existing urban infrastructure, bridging the gap between traditional gray infras...

Documentary explores innovative green solutions, addresses nation's water blues

A Penn State documentary explores how U.S. cities are adopting green solutions for aging infrastructure, stormwater runoff and droughts.

VIDEO: Talking rainwater tanks

Australia is set roll out intelligent rainwater tank systems that can be controlled through smart phones and automatically control the release of water...

MSD awarded 2014 U.S. Water Prize

The U.S. Water Alliance awarded the Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati the 2014 U.S. Water Prize for its green infrastructure strategies.

Case Study: Stormwater management system solves PA business center's infiltration issues

PA's Compass Business Center sought CULTEC for a stormwater management system providing detention/infiltration at a Lehigh County construction site.

Unique NASA film illustrates Earth's water journey, precipitation research initiative

A unique film from NASA illustrating water's journey and extensive impact as it cycles through Earth will soon premiere on spherical movie screens.

EPA announces nearly $5M in grants to protect U.S. watersheds

EPA recently announced grants totalling nearly $5M for five universities as part of its safe and sustainable water resources research program.

DE contest to promote rain barrel use in improving stormwater management

To help educate the public on using rain barrels to improve stormwater management, DNREC and DelDOT are sponsoring a rain-barrel painting contest.

Federal judge enters consent decree between MWRD, Dept. of Justice

A federal judge has approved a consent decree for MWRD's long-term control plan more than two years after an agreement between the company and the U.S. District Court.

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 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...

REGAL MODEL CRA 5000 CHLORINE RESIDUAL ANALYZER

Continuously measures level(s) of Free or Total chlorine in water and wastewater. May be used exclusively to monitor ...

REGAL SERIES 7000 SMARTVALVE™

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