The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) today released a national report on the status of Brownfield sites in 150 American cities.
Brownfields - Americas largest untapped Urban resource
Reterro awarded second contract for Union City Industrial Site Remediation
Reterro, Inc., a global leader in the treatment of a wide range of contaminants in soil, including total petroleum hydrocarbons and industrial solvents, today announced its completion of a second phase of soil remediation services at a former industrial laundry and dry cleaning facility. The company’s on-site Evaporative Desorption Technology™ has processed approximately 1,900 tons of soil, impacted with chlorinated industrial solvents used in past dry-cleaning operations. The site is in an industrial...
AquaVenture seeks $500m valuation through IPO
The $500 million valuation put on AquaVenture Holdings – which last Friday set an indicative price range of $18-20 for its upcoming initial public offering – may appear a little rich, given that the company generated an operating loss of $30 million on revenues of $100 million last year. Its growth-through-acquisition strategy has seen it bulk up the Quench point-of-use business, while the Seven Seas division has been acquiring brownfield desalination BOTs and refurbishing them in order to realise...
Modulo for Vapor Intrusion
The system creates an under slab void that works as a capillary barrier against moisture - yet uses less concrete than other standard slab equivalents but has, at the same time, a superior load bearing capacity. This is also a “green” building product that will lower future electrical costs and contribute to LEED points on sustainable building projects.Moreover, Geoplast’s foundation systems are ideal to build slab/foundations on former industrial sites, landfills and other Brownfields where...
District Heating Network Completes at £330m Campus
The University of Northampton is relocating to its new £330m Waterside Campus, located on a 58 acre brownfield site, and Vital Energi have completed the 1,600m district heating network which will carry low-carbon heat and hot water throughout the campus. The £1.25 million design and build contract was scheduled for 35 weeks and Vital were responsible for delivering the district heating network and other utilities including HV cabling, cold water and gas pipework. Contracts Director, Steve Webster...
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This leading environmental management and compliance training forum offers you a choice of eight cost-effective and practical professional development courses, designed to help you meet your environmental responsibilities, and two trade shows. Registrants can choose to attend one, two or three days.Register for all three days and save $600.00 Click course URLs for more information April 25 - Environmental Regulation & Compliance Overview 2016 - Practical Steps in Meeting (everyday) Climate Change Challenge...