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
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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...
Register Now for CANECT16 - Environmental Conference and Tradeshow
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...
REGENESIS® Land Science Technologies® division wins esteemed award for remediation efforts
REGENESIS®, the global leader of innovative environmental mitigation solutions, is proud to announce that itsLand Science Technologies®(LST) division earned distinguished recognition at the recentBrownfields event.A premier industry trade show and training conference, Brownfields is a joint Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and International City/County Management Association (ICMA) event focused on environmental rejuvenation to stimulate economic activity in enervated areas. Each year, 20 of the...
EPA Awards $4.3 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in New England
EPA has provided additional grants of $4.3 million in supplemental funding for communities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts and Vermont to carry out cleanup and redevelopment projects at contaminated Brownfields properties. The projects will help communities create jobs while protecting people’s health and the environment. The supplemental funds will support an array of cleanup and redevelopment projects in the following New England locations: Connecticut City of Bridgeport - $400,000 REX Developmen...