URBAN STORMWATER ARTICLES

MWH Global awarded key piece of $880M Everglades Restoration Plan

MWH has been awarded a master services agreement contract by the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) to provide construction management and engineering services to help implement the $8...

MN develops first-of-its-kind stormwater management program using trees over pipes

The state of Minnesota has recently developed a first-of-its kind program that encourages communities to invest in the use of more trees rather than pipes to better manage stormwater -- potentially...

IBM collaboration targets watershed management improvements with big data

Researchers and urban planners can now develop more sophisticated tools to help predict floods, safeguard drinking water supplies and forecast impacts of growth and urbanization on ecosystems thank...

FL county stormwater management project wins 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award

Vanasse Hangen Brustlin announced that Sarasota County's Celery Fields Regional Stormwater Facility project has won the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award from the Florida Stormwater Association.

June marks 50th anniversary of two major MT dam failures

Sunday, June 8, will mark the 50th anniversary of the state of Montana's Swift Dam and Lower Two Medicine Dam failures, which occurred during one of the most devastating floods in northern Rocky Mo...

Pumped Storage: Using Water Towers, Aquifer Well Pumps to Generate Energy During Peak Demand Periods

One way to reduce demand and higher on-peak electric charges is to store excess power during off-peak periods and tap into this stored energy during on-peak periods. Pumped storage has been found t...

New program launched to advance innovative water infrastructure solutions

Imagine H2O has launched its Infrastructure Challenge -- the company's sixth annual Business Innovations Program.

MO sewer district hits milestone with completion of 3,200-foot tunnel boring

On Monday, May 19, the St. Louis Metropolitan Sewer District hit a major milestone when a 150-ton tunnel boring machine broke through the final few feet on the Lemay Redundant Force Main beneath th...

WERF now accepting pre-proposals for 2014 Unsolicited Water Research Program

The Water Environment Research Foundation is now accepting pre-proposals under its 2014 Unsolicited Research Program.

Innovative online sizing calculator for stormwater treatment launched

Hydro International released an online sizing tool for its Downstream Defender, making designing in high-performance, low headloss stormwater treatment simpler and quicker for drainage design consu...

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 SERIES 7000 SMARTVALVE™

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

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 ...