Resilient Design

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Emergency preparedness for citizens with disabilities

QUESTION: Michele, I read your Winter 2014 Indiana LTAP Newsletter article about a really thorough approach to keeping people with disabilities in mind when preparing communities for disaster emergencies and, in this case, severe snow storms or even moderate snow conditions. Can you share that on this blog since winter is now upon us? —Jeff, Indiana More

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Disasters destroy $150B of infrastructure annually

A study of the Canada, Germany, U.S., and United Kingdom insurance industries shows that only resilient infrastructure coupled with development reforms will mitigate the effects of climate change on the built environment. More

This Vehicle is Designed for Disaster Relief
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This Vehicle is Designed for Disaster Relief

Navistar, Inc. has partnered with Terranova GTS, LLC to showcase an International... More

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EPA to Assist Water Utilities in Bolstering Climate Resilience, Readiness

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is providing up to $600,000 in training and technical assistance to help water utilities in more than 20 communities bolster their climate change resilience and readiness. More

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APWA announces 2014 Public Works Projects of the Year

The American Public Works Association (APWA) has announced the Public Works Projects of the Year awards that promote excellence in the management and administration of public works projects. More

Ductile iron pipe
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Ductile iron pipe

Pipe and valve provide restraint against separation due to thrust and requires no... More

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