More stories about Operations

  • The spoils of soil recovery

    A soil recycling program launched by one public works department is spreading to others, moving the city slowly but surely toward landfilling 80% less waste by 2020.

  • Drones are being tested in some locales

    Drones may be the greatest thing since the Internet, if public agencies can convince constituents they aren’t too invasive.

  • How drones work

    Drones may be the greatest thing since the Internet, if public agencies can convince constituents they aren’t too invasive.

  • SnowEx SS-4000 walk-behind broom

    The SS-4000 walk-behind rotary broom’s centrally driven brush allows it to work against curbs, walls, and other obstacles from either the left or right side.

  • C2Logix FleetRoute and C2RouteApp

    FleetRoute offers a high-density routing solution for snow removal operations, street sweeping, meter reading, and the waste industry. Also available is the Web-based C2RouteApp, which is easy to use for point-to-point routes.

  • Operasoft SimpliCity web tool

    SimpliCity Web-based operations planning and management solution allows municipalities to manage snow operations, and even entire public works departments, with in-vehicle Android tablets.

  • City of Ravenna-Ohio DOT joint garage

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

  • 2014 APWA Congress Preshow Planner

    The Best Show in Public Works heads to Canada for the first time in 25 years. Here are some highlights to help you plan your trip.

  • Sol Inc. Solar Lighting Systems illuminate new residential development in the City of Richmond, Va.

    Sol Inc. has announced that Premiere Homes LLC (PHL) has installed 21 of Sol's top-of-pole mount commercial solar outdoor lighting systems at PHL's newly completed Randolph West residential neighborhood development near downtown Richmond, Va.

  • Clover Tools thin-profile nutrunner

    A new RD-A1 pneumatic nut and bolt rundown tool streamlines make-up operations significantly and is specifically designed for low overhead clearance applications.