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  • Woolpert to provide aerial mapping for West Virginia

    Woolpert has been awarded a one-year contract with the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways to provide on-call aerial photography and mapping services to support the design of roadway and bridge projects.

  • Show off your water tank! All styles eligible!

    You've got until Oct. 1 to submit a new construction or renovation project for Tnemec’s ninth annual Tank of the Year competition. Any project's eligible as long as it's completed by the deadline date.

  • City's betting its economic rebirth on water

    Like many Midwest cities, Dayton, Ohio, lost thousands of jobs tied to water-intensive manufacturing like mills and breweries. Water Supply & Treatment Manager Phil Van Atta and Water Marketer Karen Thomas explain how the city's self-filtering, self-recharging water supply is going to put Dayton...

  • New law provides relief from deadly water scourge

    In 1987, three Canadians died after eating mussels that weren’t very healthy themselves. The tasty bivalves had been feasting on one of many algae species that have turned the Gulf of Mexico and other coastal waters into “dead zones.”

  • Sen. to EPA, USDA: regulate toxic algae

    New York Sen. Charles Schumer wants to keep cyanobacteria forming on the Ohio side of Lake Erie from reaching his constituents on the other side of the lake.

  • City of Ravenna-Ohio DOT joint garage

    A multijurisdictional public works collaboration benefits school districts and other government agencies.

  • Pipe-tapping teams beat the clock (video)

    Every year, winning men and women's teams from American Water Works Association state chapters travel to the association's annual conference to see who can tap into a cement-lined ductile iron pipe the fastest. Here are the latest additions to the Pipe Tapping Hall of Fame.

  • Can public works departments really do it all?

    Some feel government has overextended expectations during good times.

  • ServiceGuard pipe for water service line leaks and failures

    Water utilities combat leaks with a flexible but durable pipe that’s installed via trenchless technologies.

  • Combined sewer overflow project wins engineering award

    A steep hill in Covington, Ky. down which 6 million gallons of rain poured onto a highway turns from liability into a highly effective stormwater pollution prevention solution.