stormwater News

  • WEF Announces New Newsletter, Expanding Stormwater Focus

    On May 5, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) will release the second issue ofThe Stormwater Report, a monthly electronic newsletter that highlights advanced practices, cutting-edge research, policy updates, and current events pertaining to stormwater. With a newly formed Stormwater Coordinating Council, WEF will better integrate stormwater into the activities of its many ...

  • BaySaver Technologies Names Christine Smith as Sales Support Manager for Western Region

    BaySaver Technologies, a leading provider of stormwater treatment solutions, announces the appointment of Christine Smith as Sales Support Manager. In this position, Smith is responsible for supporting the Business Development team with qualified leads as well as managing logistics and distribution in the Western states. “Christine is a positive driving force and will provide excellent ...


    By BaySaver Technologies, Inc.

  • DDOE Certifies District’s First Stormwater Retention Credits

    A LimnoTech project was recently certified by the District of Columbia (DC) Department of Environment (DDOE) to receive Stormwater Retention Credits (SRCs) through its SRC trading program, the first of its kind in the nation. On April 29, 2014, DDOE certified 51,249 Stormwater Retention Credits (SRCs) for four large bioretention cells, or rain gardens, at The Westchester Apartments, a residential ...


    By LimnoTech Inc.

  • 2016 Fall Conference and Stormwater Expo

    October 11-12, 2016 Booth #34 South Towne Expo Center Nilex will be exhibiting at the 2016 Fall Conference and Stormwater Expo. Stop by our booth and learn about our stormwater solutions. This event is an educational opportunity for Municipal Stormwater Management, Construction and Industrial Stormwater Management, Maintenance and Operations, Safety, Emergency Management, Utilities, ...


    By Nilex

  • Contech Loses Filter Patent Suit Against BaySaver

    (Mount Airy, Maryland) September 26, 2007 – BaySaver Technologies Inc, a leading provider of stormwater treatment solutions, announces that the patent infringement lawsuit recently brought on by Contech Stormwater Solutions Inc, has been dismissed on summary judgment by the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. US District Judge Catherine C. Blake issued a court order on ...


    By BaySaver Technologies, Inc.

  • EPA seeks small business input on proposed stormwater rule (HQ)

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting small businesses and municipalities to nominate representatives to provide input on a proposed stormwater rule. The rule would strengthen the national stormwater program under the Clean Water Act (CWA) and focus on stormwater discharges from developed sites, such as subdivisions, roadways, industrial facilities, and commercial buildings ...

  • Black & Veatch management consulting division releases 2007 national stormwater utility survey results

    Black & Veatch’s management consulting division, Enterprise Management Solutions, today announced the availability of its 2007 National Stormwater Utility Survey. The survey is conducted every other year and is designed to help professionals in the stormwater industry stay informed on the ongoing issues in the industry. The survey is part of Black & Veatch’s goal to provide information ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Stormwater newsletter premiers today

    Today saw the premier of a new publication designed to keep water quality professionals informed about activities and developments related to the topic of stormwater — a subject of comprehensive and rapidly expanding portfolio at the Water Environment Federation (WEF). The Stormwater Report, the latest in an innovative range of programs and resources, will publish monthly free of charge ...

  • BaySaver Technologies Names Laddie Fromelius as Western Regional Manager

    Mount Airy, Maryland – BaySaver Technologies, a leading provider of stormwater treatment solutions, announces the appointment of Laddie Fromelius as Western Regional Manager. In this position, Fromelius is responsible for business development, training field reps, and working with regional regulators and distribution partners to develop the region. “Laddie is a strong addition to the ...

  • Reduce stormwater costs by using low impact development practices

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released a new report 'Reducing Stormwater Costs through Low Impact Development (LID) Strategies and Practices,' which contains 17 case studies from across North America that show the economic viability of LID practices. Using these practices in construction projects can lower costs while improving environmental results.  LID practices are innovative ...

  • EPA Requests comments on survey for stormwater rule

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a survey to help strengthen stormwater regulations and reduce stormwater discharges from newly developed and redeveloped sites. Stormwater discharges can harm water quality through increases in stormwater volume and pollutant loadings into nearby waterways. Generally, as sites are developed, less ground area is available for ...

  • IECA announces training program partnership with Wal-Mart

    The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) has recently finalized details to partner with the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart, to create an online version of its stormwater training program. The custom-created program IECA will be developing for Wal-Mart will be a first for the Association. IECA views this effort as the first of many in creating individualized content for the public ...

  • EPA to hold public listening sessions on potential stormwater rule

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold five listening sessions to provide information to the public about a potential rule to strengthen stormwater regulations and to establish a comprehensive program to reduce stormwater from new development and redevelopment. These potential regulations would help to reduce stormwater discharges that can harm water quality into nearby ...

  • LimnoTech Project Featured in Webcast

    A LimnoTech project will be featured in a webcast by the Chesapeake Stormwater Network on December 3 at 12:00 pm. The webcast will feature winners of the 2015 Best Urban BMP in the Bay Award. Winning projects were evaluated on their effectiveness in using Best Management Practices (BMPs) to meet a number of stormwater management criteria. LimnoTech’s project, managed by Ryan O’Banion ...


    By LimnoTech Inc.

  • Stormbreaker progressing well towards Agrement certification.

    BMS new and innovative stormwater attenuation system, the "Stormbreaker" is making very good progress towards Agrement Certification. We hope to conclude the process in the coming months. The market leading Stormbreaker combines a number of innovative features and has the highest crush strength available in its class. BMS are now in a unique position of being to offer a "one stop shop" ...

  • Announcing the WEFTEC Stormwater Congress

    Announcing the Inaugural Stormwater Congress at WEFTEC 2013 WEF’s Stormwater Congress will maximize networking opportunities for stormwater professionals and facilitate participation in high-quality programming dedicated to stormwater-related issues. Attendees will be exposed to coverage on cutting-edge issues such as changing regulations and policies, climate change impacts, stream ...

  • Member association (MA) education plan – technical webcast

    On Monday, May 23, WEF will host a free technical topic briefing webcast for MA officers, board members, delegates, committee chairs, and professional staff highlighting four WEF initiatives — energy, stormwater, nutrients, and operators. Participants will be briefed on each topic with time alotted for your questions. Please send an e-mail to WEF staff member Kelsey Brown at kbrown@wef.org ...

  • Idaho sugar company failed to prevent industrial stormwater discharges, violated federal clean water rules

    The Amalgamated Sugar Company, of Paul, Idaho, violated the Clean Water Act when it discharged stormwater without authorization under a federal industrial stormwater permit – the Multi Sector General Permit for Stormwater Discharges Associated with Industrial Activity – according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. “To help protect Idaho’s water quality, ...

  • Only 6 More Weeks to Register for the WEFTEC Stormwater Congress!

    WEF’s Stormwater Congress will maximize networking opportunities for stormwater professionals and facilitate participation in high-quality programming dedicated to stormwater-related issues. Attendees will be exposed to coverage on cutting-edge issues such as changing regulations and policies, climate change impacts, stream restoration, flow-based TMDLs, stormwater financing strategies, and ...

  • BaySaver Technologies Names Teresa Harwood as Area Manager

    Mount Airy, Maryland September 4, 2007 – BaySaver Technologies, a leading provider of stormwater treatment solutions, announces the appointment of Teresa Harwood as Area Manager. In this position, Harwood is responsible for Business Development in the states of Florida and Georgia. Her fifteen years of water and wastewater experience make her an excellent fit and a welcome addition to the ...


    By BaySaver Technologies, Inc.

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