New stormwater website launched

The dynamic, new site,, offers comprehensive, relevant resources, news, and information, to assist civil engineers, contractors, site owners, developers, and municipal planners with stormwater management decisions...

WILMOT, NH, March 9, 2005 -- StormwaterAuthority LLC recently launched a new website,, a multi-partnered website designed to assist both the private and public sectors in making informed decisions about stormwater treatment and management.

Comprehensive in scope and interactive in nature, the dynamic new website serves the commercial, residential, municipal and industrial construction markets by offering continually fresh news, articles, stories, and leading technology updates from industry leaders. Specifying engineers, site developers, owners, contractors and regulators can find powerful tools to help them make informed decisions about stormwater and stay up to date on key business happenings in the industry.

The website provides access to a variety of tools and expert guidance, including an exhaustive guide of stormwater-related regulations by state. Visitors can find descriptions and information on best management practices in addition to an extensive library of papers and research by industry professionals and experts. In addition, the site hosts the "Storm Pros" list, a free, password-protected network that provides contact information, and referral opportunities for the engineering and construction community. Engineers, contractors and owners also have the opportunity to nominate individuals for the Engineer/Contractor of the Month, and to submit stories, news, and research to share with the stormwater community.

The site is supported by a number of organizations and companies, including Vortechnics, Environmental News Service and a variety of organizations and individuals who have contributed content to the site, including Gordon England, a respected and well known engineer and author in the community. England has over 23 years engineering experience with stormwater and over the last few years, developed and managed a website called stormwater-resources, which has been a popular resource nationwide for professionals to find hundreds of research papers and studies on stormwater.

"I am really excited to see's presence in the stormwater community," England said. "I am turning over my web site,, to the company. Now professionals can access the research papers previously hosted on my site in addition to hundreds of others located in the library section of StormwaterAuthority. The knowledge and expertise housed within the new website will be a great resource."

In addition to the support from stormwater experts like England, StormwaterAuthority is backed by some of the industry's leading companies and publications. "This site is what the industry has needed for quite some time. It brings everything related to stormwater into one place," David Miley, CEO of Vortechnics and a sponsor of the website said. "We support this industry portal because we believe that sharing knowledge and information is key to successfully making decisions that impact our environment."

StormwaterAuthority LLC is a company committed to clean water through the support and sharing of knowledge through the its website. The company offers a place where specifying engineers, contractors, developers, site owners and regulators can learn and share information, research best management practices and regulations, and find the latest news on stormwater management and treatment. StormwaterAuthority works to create a community to assist professionals in implementing the best plan, reducing short and long-term costs, and making informed business and environmental decisions. For more information, visit


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