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  • Feds, Local Officials Prepare for Mississippi River Threat

    Bad weather during the holidays killed at least 30 people in the Midwest. As floodwaters move south, the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers is working with local officials to minimize potential damage down to the Gulf Coast.

  • TIMELINE: A Brief History of Flint, Mich., Water Crisis

    We apologize to anyone who had difficulty opening last week's article on this topic. That particular news piece began in the middle of the story, so we're sharing this webpage that explains what happened when the state dictated how a struggling city obtained drinking water.

  • FAST Act Largely Positive for P3s

    Here's a good analysis of the just-enacted federal surface transportation act. While the problems with fully funding the Highway Trust Fund weren't resolved, the bill looks favorably at public-private partnerships and is moving toward allowing states to toll travelers on existing interstate...

  • Street Smart Service by McNeilus

    McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, has introduced a comprehensive refurbishment program for your Curotto-Can branded automated carry cans through Street Smart Service that is designed to extend the lifespan of your refuse product.

  • Mini power connectors from Anderson Power Products

    Anderson Power Products is excited to introduce the SBS Mini, our smallest ever DC power connector in the legendary SB product group. Since 1953, the SB has set a proven record of performance using the innovative flat-wiping contact technology. New features were added over time with the launches of...

  • Progressing cavity pump by NETZSCH

    NETZSCH Pumps North America, LLC, experts in solutions designed specifically for difficult pumping applications, offers the NEMO BF progressing cavity pump with an add-on asynchronous bridge preventing module (aBP-Module), which prevents the formation of lumps that can cause bridge building in a...

  • Light Towers from Atlas Copco

    Atlas Copco Construction Equipment launches two new light towers — the HiLight V4 and the LED HiLight V5+. The HiLight V5+ minimizes operational costs with its long-lasting LED bulbs and fuel-efficient operation. The HiLight V4 features four metal-halide floodlights to give contractors a dependable...

  • SpraySmart marking paint system from Rust-Oleum

    The SpraySmart system is a reusable marking paint system that uses disposable, propellant-free paint pouches in a compression device. This system eliminates can disposal costs while maintaining the current processes and procedures of locators.

  • 14 sustainable maintenance ideas

    Step by step, two divisions of the Orange County (Fla.) Public Works Department have found these unique ways to lower air and water pollution.

  • Road and sewer project a team effort

    City earns engineering award for multifaceted project that used three environmentally friendly asphalt rehabilitation methods.