Drainage

Whether the challenge is rain, flooding or excess ground water, proper drainage infrastructure is an important element of storm water management. On this page, read case studies and articles about the latest trends, solutions and news related to drainage, in addition to learning about new products. 

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Mar 30 2021
A two kilometer stretch of Highway 401 in Toronto is being reworked and expanded to accommodate current and future traffic volume. It’s part of a $…
Mar 29 2021
Slope inspections were conducted for the city of Burlington, Vermont, as the first of an inspection program.  According to a study presented to the…
Mar 16 2021
The Presto GEOWEB® Geocell System—with vegetation, aggregate, or concrete infill—is an economical alternative to riprap, gabions or reinforced…
Mar 15 2021
Georgetown County, South Carolina’s city council cut funding for storm water for the second year in a row.  Georgetown County residents voiced their…
Mar 3 2021
A $2.7 million project to control storm water runoff is breaking ground in the town of Sterling, New York. According to Governor Andrew Cuomo's…
Feb 22 2021
Across the globe, rainfall is triggering an increase of infiltration and inflow in both combined and separate sewer networks. This reduces the…
Feb 9 2021
It has not stopped raining for three days. But even though the sun is not shining, a colorful oil sheen can still be unmistakably spotted; quietly…
ADS pipe was used for the New York Mets’ Citi Field drainage system.
ADS pipe was used for the New York Mets’ Citi Field drainage system.
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Feb 3 2021
NEW YORK – The New York Mets CitiField stadium has a state-of-the-art playing field that actually floats. An integral part of the field is the water…
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Feb 1 2021
This location lacked a consistent stormwater maintenance plan, leaving the property to fall out of compliance. In mid-2019, a small cleanup occurred…
Jan 4 2021
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS) announced that it has selected a warehouse site in South Carolina to service retail stores in the southeast.…
Dec 9 2020
The continued functioning of integrated storm water management systems is crucial. These systems that channel, contain and convey storm water…
Localized Flooding in South East Queens.
Localized Flooding in South East Queens.
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Nov 13 2020
The mission of the Bureau of Water & Sewer Operations (BWSO) at New York City’s Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP) is to provide…
Nov 11 2020
The federal and Ontario governments are providing Curve Lake First Nation with more than $722,000 for upgrades and repairs to catch basins and road…
Oct 29 2020
As one of the largest distributors of drainage products in the United States, Trench Drain Systems is highly committed to delivering the best…
Private racetrack nestled in the White Mountains.
Private racetrack nestled in the White Mountains.
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Oct 15 2020
Project Background In 2013, Club Motorsports began the construction of a unique private racetrack at the southern edge of the New Hampshire White…
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A close-up comparison of fine debris and joint stone.
Oct 13 2020
Permeable segmental paving — using a field of precisely spaced pavers atop a bed of precisely layered aggregates — has really come into its own as a…
Sep 24 2020
Like many parts of North America, Edmonton, Canada, once again experienced above-average rainfall and flooding in the summer months. That created…
Sep 24 2020
The East of Hudson Watershed Corp. is a development corporation established by the municipalities in northern Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess…
Sep 15 2020
TYPAR® Geosynthetics, developed through 40 years of engineering and construction experience, provides a trusted range of Geotextile, Geocell, Porous…
A 6ft UrbanPond Module being placed during the installation of UrbanPond West.
A 6ft UrbanPond Module being placed during the installation of UrbanPond West.
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Aug 21 2020
San Diego’s Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, made famous by the movie Top Gun and the “need for speed,” has a new neighbor in the city’s northern…
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