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In June 2017, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board and the Central Valley Region (Central Valley RWQCB) adopted a Basin Plan Amendment for the Sacramento River and San Joaquin River Basins for the control of pyrethroid pesticide discharges…
Geospatial technologies enable local governments to build virtual maps of their cities and counties for a wide range of applications, including economic development, roadway safety and improvements and managing storm water utilities. As a result, high-…
As flooding events around the world grow more intense and frequent, communities looking to better manage their water resources are exploring new avenues of implementing porous pavement. Porous pavement is a type of green infrastructure that replaces…
As I am writing this, it’s August 10, and I am in the middle of preparing for the inaugural Water Pavilion at The Utility Expo (formerly ICUEE). It feels like heading back to school. I always loved this time of year.  By the time August rolled around, I…
Oldcastle Infrastructure www.oldcastleinfrastructure.com  •  888.965.3227 The initial phase of a $5.5 billion transportation improvement initiative at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) showcases Oldcastle Infrastructure’s storm water management…
Red Valve Co. www.redvalve.com  •  412.279.0044 The Ballygawley River flows next to St Ciaran’s High School in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. In 2008 and 2011,  there were several flooding events during times of heavy rainfall, which severely affected…
Vacall www.vacall.com  •  800.382.8302 Having versatile, powerful, easy-to-use equipment is important for the city of Waukesha, Wisconsin’s, Wastewater Treatment Department, which is charged with maintaining some 256 miles of sanitary sewer lines and 8,…
StormTrap www.stormtrap.com • 877.867.6872 Cities are pivoting to regional storm water management systems to help alleviate flooding and to treat urban runoff prior to discharge into local waterbodies. The city of St. Cloud, Minnesota, is a leader in…
Bio Clean Environmental Services www.biocleanenvironmental.com • 855.566.3938 Overlooking one of California’s most famous beaches, Nobu is a model for contemporary restaurant design, service and cuisine. Although Nobu is now an operating success, Malibu’…
Bowie Ind. www.bowieindustries.com  •  800.433.0934 In June 2015, floodwaters streamed down Fountain Creek at a rate of nearly 18,000 cubic feet per second causing a realignment of the waterway, migrating east and causing a sharp turn against the eastern…
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