March 2011 Table of Contents

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Pipe Installation, Maintenance & Rehabilitation Pipe and pipe-related products March 2011
Web Extras 3/1/2011 Web Extras Web Extras 3/1/2011

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Signs point toward a battle Rules & Regulations Signs point toward a battle

Citing civic pride and financial constraints, a town fights federal retroreflectivity mandates. Read more

Safe mosquito control Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance Safe mosquito control
Thatch, groom, sweep with your mower Grounds, Parks & Roadside Maintenance Thatch, groom, sweep with your mower
Mowers for all grass conditions Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance Mowers for all grass conditions
One-person hole digging Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance One-person hole digging
Spray with precision Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance Spray with precision
Towable mini-excavator Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance Towable mini-excavator
Off-the-grid solar LED lighting Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance Off-the-grid solar LED lighting
Customized irrigation control Grounds, Parks, and Roadside Maintenance Customized irrigation control
Mobile technology increases inspectors' productivity General Operations Mobile technology increases inspectors' productivity

Wireless communication minimizes travel to and from the office to handle paperwork. Read more

Incorporating impervious cover into water quality plans Stormwater Control Incorporating impervious cover into water quality plans

A new strategy for developing pollution control goals for highly urbanized areas. Read more

Water Supply and Storage Floating dredging equipment minimizes traffic congestion

Fast-tracked sediment removal paves the way for Stage 2 disinfection byproduct improvements. Read more

Reader Survey 2011 salary survey: Welcome to the ‘new normal’

Paying more for fewer benefits is business as usual in this economy. Read more

Pipe-bursting system Pipe and Pipe-Related Products Pipe-bursting system
Make the connection Pipe and Pipe-Related Products Make the connection
Put pipes in their place Pipe and Pipe-Related Products Put pipes in their place
Underground tools dig deep Pipe and Pipe-Related Products Underground tools dig deep
Calculate LEED credits Pipe Installation, Maintenance & Rehabilitation Calculate LEED credits
Install couplings quickly Pipe and Pipe-Related Products Install couplings quickly
Tests support admixture for all concrete assets Concrete Construction & Repair Tests support admixture for all concrete assets

A nontoxic agent thwarts microbiologically induced corrosion in new head works, clarifiers, and treatment plant pipes as well as rehabilitation. Read more

Pipe Installation, Maintenance & Rehabilitation The return of vitrified clay pipe

A new generation of engineers is learning why their predecessors specified more than 5 billion feet for the nation's sewers. Read more

Sliplining completed in six months Trenchless Technology Sliplining completed in six months

Agencies coordinate the simultaneous demolition of one asset — a bridge — while a 118-year-old sewer pipe is rehabilitated 40 feet underground. Read more

Safely extending oil change intervals Fleets, Trucks & Accessories Safely extending oil change intervals

You don't have to be a slave to manufacturer-recommended schedules. Read more

Update: "A second chance" April 2009, page 42 Update: "A Second Chance": April 2009, Page 42 Update: "A second chance" April 2009, page 42
Letters to the Editor Letters to the editor March 2011
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