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  • Multisource subsurface utility management

    Subsurface Utility Engineering geo-coordinates survey information, CAD data, GIS, Excel spreadsheets, and Oracle databases to identify and resolve conflicts between new construction features and existing utilities.

  • Stormwater drainage

    Hydrotec MAXI 150 expands and contracts with the components around it, lessening the likelihood of structural problems.

  • Alternative to flanged valves

    The Series 461’s grooved ends make the all-stainless-steel butterfly valve easy to install.

  • Leak detection system

    Floating Ball Technology gives Omni meters the precision to capture low-flow water usage and the durability to measure high flows with accuracy without wearing out the meter.

  • Reduce size of stormwater detention ponds

    The TD Series product line is a buoyant flow control device (BFD).

  • New website for asphalt group

    DriveAsphalt.org provides centralized access to pavement design tools, research on long-life pavements, and more.

  • Mower for large, open spaces

    Equipped with a 99 hp Cummins turbo-diesel engine, the rotary mowers are powerful and efficient, thanks to an auto-reversing cooling fan.

  • Locking manhole cover system

    Corrosionproof Lifespan System rubber manhole frame features a locking cast iron or composite cover that withstands 5 psi of water pressure.

  • GPS-guided tracking system

    Asset Guard combines the maker’s patented Networkfleet GPS technology and wireless network for asset tracking and communications.

  • Bright pole lighting with efficient LEDs

    Bringing LED to the traditional acorn globe, the optical system’s refraction technology maximizes output and downward uniformity.