Stormwater Management News

  • San Antonio’s Continuing Focus on Water Sustainability

    Endangered salamander provided unlikely impetus for conservation efforts Forty years ago, the citizens of San Antonio, Texas, used an average of 200 gallons of water per day per person, far over the national average. This drew the ire of surrounding cities due to the overuse of a shared aquifer. Today, water use has been cut to 117 gallons per person per day, and San Antonio has earned ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Imagine a Day Without Water

    A day without water means no water comes out of your tap to brush your teeth. When you flush the toilet, nothing happens. Firefighters have no water to put out fires; farmers couldn’t water their crops; and doctors couldn’t wash their hands. A single nationwide day without water service would put ...

  • Storm Surge, Property Damage and Potential Indoor Environmental Quality Issues Discussed in New Video

    Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video.  Their newest production discusses how storm surge from a hurricane or other powerful storm can cause not only property damage, but also indoor environmental quality (IEQ) concerns for those who live, work or go to school in damaged buildings.   ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • A new video about New Elevator Tank at Craig House

    Here is the new video about New Elevetor Tank , the permanent formwork for in-situ concrete tanks, that was recently used at Craig House, a well-known historical site in Edinburgh, Scotland. Craighouse Housing Development, Morningside, required the ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • Drening for Stormwater Management at Orio Al Serio Airport in Bergamo

    The parking lot of Orio al Serio Airport in Bergamo has recently been affected by expansion works which allowed to add 1500 car parks to the other 1500 already existing ones. Paving a large ground surface is an intervention that affects rainwater’s natural infiltration into the subsoil, with the consequent risk of floodings and damages to ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • New Elevetor Tank manages Edinburgh Craig House rainwater

    New Elevetor Tank , the permanent formwork for in-situ concrete tanks, was recently used at Craig House, a well-known historical site in Edinburgh, Scotland. Craighouse Housing Development, Morningside, required the construction of a concrete ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • Calculating ‘old’ and ‘new’ water runoff

    Just ahead of a rainstorm, Cody Ross might run out to an agricultural research site as part of his graduate work. He’ll need to get some dye into an injection well. The point? To evaluate the path that water follows from the field during and after the rainstorm. Ross, a member of the Watershed Systems Research Program at the University of Manitoba, is measuring water flow in a part of ...


    By American Society of Agronomy

  • Innovyze and XP Solutions Merge

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, and XP Solutions, a leading provider of software solutions for stormwater/floodwater modeling and drainage design headquartered in Portland, Oregon, announced today that their companies have joined. The expanded company will operate under the Innovyze name going forward. As the new ...


    By XP Solutions

  • Product Launch: Efficient Flow Regulation With Wareg 3.0

    We can all see it, feel it, experience it – the climate changes are affecting us all. Regardless of where we reside, more frequent and higher levels of precipitation is something we have to get used to. And handle. We know that stormwater runoff in intensive storms can cause flooding.  By utilizing effective flow regulation we know that flooding can be minimized and even ...


    By Wapro AB

  • WaStop reduces flooding on Anna Maria Key and protects against environmental damage

    Anna Maria Key is a picturesque barrier island off the coast of western Florida, USA. Near Sarasota, it is the home of communities such as Anna Maria, Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach.  Anna Maria Key has become a popular destination for visitors all over the world because of the beautiful beaches. Unfortunately, tourism and development has led to the gradual depletion of the islands ...


    By Wapro AB

  • Greenough Greenway Project in Watertown, Massachusetts Receives Envision® Bronze Award from Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure

    The Greenough Greenway project in Watertown, Massachusetts is the recent recipient of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) Envision Bronze award. The Envision system rates sustainable infrastructure projects across the full range of environmental, social, and economic impacts. The Greenough Greenway project is the first in Massachusetts to earn a prestigious Envision sustainable ...

  • CH2M Foundation invests in STEM education, sustainable communities

    In recognition of Engineers Week, the CH2M Foundation announces an investment of more than $1 million during 2016 into its strategic partnerships to promote science, technology, engineering and math education and the building of sustainable communities. In recognition of Engineers Week, Feb. 19 to 25, the CH2M Foundation announces an investment of more than $1 million during 2016 into its ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Streamflow and Springflow Data for Comal and San Marcos Rivers, Texas Now Available Online

    The Comal and San Marcos Springs, the two largest springs in Texas, provide water for supply and recreational uses, as well as habitat for endangered and threatened species. Understanding the amount of springflow is critical for water resource managers to make daily decisions on balancing multiple water needs, particularly during periods of low flow. Historically, information on Comal and San ...

  • Nilex Recognized with Environmental Award

    As part of their Annual Conference in late November, the Alberta Roadbuilders and Heavy Construction Association (ARHCA) presented Nilex with an Environmental Award for their Head Office Project, featuring Cultec stormwater chambers. We’re ...


    By Nilex

  • DC Water`s Blue Plains Tunnel named Best Project Overall by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Mid-Atlantic

    The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority's (DC Water) Blue Plains Tunnel has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Best Project Overall award for the Mid-Atlantic Region by Engineering News-Record (ENR). The project was selected ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • JC Enviro Expands Business with CDEnviro Mobile Dewatering Unit

    CDEnviro’s mobile dewatering unit is another step that JC Enviro has taken recently to significantly expand their business. With the purchase of CDEnviro’s mobile G:MAX, they will be able to significantly reduce their landfill burden. Established in 2006, JC Enviro is a known and well-established family business in County Monaghan since the founding in 2006 by father and son, John and ...


    By CDEnviro

  • City of Lawrence, Kansas, Adopts InfoSWMM

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Lawrence, Kansas, has chosen InfoSWMM, the firm’s industry-leading solution for geocentric smart wastewater network modeling. The software will enhance the development of the City’s ...


    By Innovyze

  • Black & Veatch expert to address aging water and wastewater infrastructure, runoff and conveyance systems

    Black & Veatch, a global leader in the design and construction of water and wastewater conveyance infrastructure, has named Lorne Emery as Systems Rehabilitation Leader within its water business. Based in Toronto, Emery will ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Newport News Selects InfoSWMM Product Portfolio

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Newport News, Virginia, has chosen InfoSWMM, InfoSWMM 2D and ...


    By Innovyze

  • Devron Sales Ltd. Participates At Drainage Engineers Conference 2016!

    On Friday, October 21st , Devron Sales will be participating in the 48th annual Drainage Engineers Conference. Devron is proud to be the Canadian manufacturer of the internationally acclaimed, bioengineered ShoreSox System. This innovative erosion control system is a soft-armour solution to reclaim lost land and aid in the ...


    By Devron Sales Ltd.

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