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Sep 24 2020
Sometimes, as John and Valerie Dewitz learned, finding a solution can cause more problems than you started with.  The married owners of Above &…
Sep 24 2020
Located just southeast of Dallas, Texas, Cedar Creek Lake has long been popular as a recreational and lake home destination. Inspired by getaways…
Sep 24 2020
I think it’s safe to say that 2020 has been nothing like what we anticipated. Despite that, though, we’re adapting and innovating how we work and how…
AQUATRACKS is designed to evaluate the entire storm water system with water depth measurements, velocity and temperature captured every five minutes.
AQUATRACKS is designed to evaluate the entire storm water system with water depth measurements, velocity and temperature captured every five minutes.
Sep 18 2020
“Big data” is a term in the tech industry and business world, but how does it relate to storm water? Technology has changed our daily lives with…
The Marketplace provides a single, cloud location where the portfolio of 17 projects is accessible to funders, people within the group, and even the public.
The Marketplace provides a single, cloud location where the portfolio of 17 projects is accessible to funders, people within the group, and even the public.
Sep 16 2020
A group of scientists and water project planners seeking to improve water quality in tributaries flowing into ecologically diverse Monterey Bay have…
The proposed CULTEC system consisted of both storm water storage chambers and a CULTEC Separator Row for water quality.
The proposed CULTEC system consisted of both storm water storage chambers and a CULTEC Separator Row for water quality.
Aug 25 2020
Recently, construction began on a new state-of-the-art fulfillment center by Amazon in Ontario, Canada. This new center, located in the Scarborough…
 Jeremiah Lehman
Jeremiah Lehman
Aug 17 2020
After months of home isolation under the coronavirus guidelines, I am happily yet cautiously emerging into the outside world. My home in southwest…
Aug 17 2020
What happens when three separate watersheds, a record-breaking storm event and a residential development all converge? The answer is flooding, and…
flow prediction
Above is an example of using real-time modeling to predict potential flow to a wastewater treatment plant based on an anticipated wet weather event.
Aug 17 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed both strengths and weaknesses in our water systems. Though the situation put significant strain on front-line…
Aug 17 2020
As part of the ongoing Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) program, the surcharging of one lift station was solved by using long, parallel runs of large…
Aug 17 2020
Storm water management is an increasingly challenging requirement. Sea-level rise, increased frequency and intensity of storms, and the continuing…
Aug 17 2020
Most in the industry know the evolution of storm water mitigation, which initially was implemented as a measure to reduce pollution from runoff into…
Aug 17 2020
The Mitchell Street Green Parking Lot sits on Milwaukee, Wisconsin’s south side in the Historic Mitchell Street Neighborhood. The parking lot is…
Aug 17 2020
Looking Forward In this issue, we are recognizing and celebrating the 15th anniversary of Storm Water Solutions. For the past 15 years, we have been…
Steve Mathies
Steve Mathies
Aug 17 2020
Bob Esenwein Around the world coastal communities, due to their location, are naturally susceptible to hurricanes and storms. Climate-driven…
Aug 17 2020
This issue of Storm Water Solutions (SWS) is a special one. As you might have noticed on the cover, this is the 15th anniversary issue of the…
The DredgeSOX project at Trump International Golf Course is completed with sod planted through the mesh and shoreline fully restored
The DredgeSOX project at Trump International Golf Course is completed with sod planted through the mesh and shoreline fully restored
Aug 12 2020
During recent repairs and environmental improvements at Trump International Golf Club, golfers may have noticed the aesthetics but may not have…
StormStore aims to help developers both efficiently and economically manage storm water and incentivize the use of natural solutions.
StormStore aims to help developers both efficiently and economically manage storm water and incentivize the use of natural solutions.
Jul 24 2020
When the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago updated the Watershed Management Ordinance to require all new site developments…
W. Boomer Creek was widened, deepened, curved and graded before the multi-piece retaining wall was installed using three different application processes.
W. Boomer Creek was widened, deepened, curved and graded before the multi-piece retaining wall was installed using three different application processes.
Jul 21 2020
A prominent campus gateway on the northeast corner of Oklahoma State University (OSU) recently underwent revitalization highlighted by the…
field install
The team selected structures to which installations could be positioned at points of greatest flow.
Jul 13 2020
No one could explain it—thousands of dead fish washed up on the banks of the Cache la Poudre River where it runs through the city of Fort Collins,…
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