STORMWATER MANAGEMENT ARTICLES

MWRD breaks ground on flood control facility

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) Commissioners were joined by state, federal and local leaders to break ground on the Heritage Park Flood Control Facility in Wheeli...

Arecibo, Puerto Rico, to upgrade sewer system under new settlement with EPA

A settlement between the United States and the municipality of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, will resolve violations of the Clean Water Act and specifically violations of its Small Municipal Separate Storm...

DIY drainage basin configurator design program now available on ADS website

HDPE pipe maker Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. (ADS) has a new program on its website that automatically designs a Nyloplast® drain structure...

College students challenged to develop innovative approaches to stormwater management

The U.S. EPA is launching a new design competition to encourage student teams on college and university campuses across the country to develop innovative approaches to stormwater management...

Minnesota watershed studies how to adapt its stormwater system for climate change

The Minnehaha Creek watershed is preparing for extreme weather events associated with climate change by studying how the changing climate impacts the capacity of stormwater infrastructure and how c...

Florida utility to implement smart GIS-centric stormwater modeling

Fort Walton Beach, FL, has selected InfoSWMM from Innovyze to meet its stormwater network modeling requirements...

Stormwater legislation passes in Pennsylvania State Senate

The Pennsylvania Senate has unanimously passed Senator Ted Erickson's Senate Bill 1261 allowing municipalities to create stormwater authorities...

Membrane-based stormwater treatment technology receives key approval in Maryland

Innovative membrane-based stormwater treatment technology from Imbrium Systems has received full use approval by the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) for stand-alone water quality treat...

Construction site stormwater permit issued by EPA

EPA has issued its 2012 construction general permit (CGP), which will provide streamlined permitting to thousands of construction operators, while protecting waterways from discharges of polluted s...

Regional wastewater management system details released by Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County

As part of its Clearwater Program planning effort, the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County have released a draft Master Facilities Plan (MFP) and an associated draft Environmental Impact Rep...

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 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 SULPHONATORS

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