Stormwater Collection & Treatment

Flood Control

  • Bratislava has seen its share of war and conflict; this manhole cover dates back just 20 years, after it became the capital of the newly formed Slovak Republic.

    Manhole masterpieces

    Manhole covers serve a very important function in protecting and allowing access to underground infrastructure. Cities and agencies around...

     
  • Though roughly twice as much as self-leveling steel covers, Monctons Sewer Systems Department estimates the frames will pay for themselves over time by reducing systemwide inflow and infiltration by one- to two-thirds.

    Cost-effective off-road I&I reduction

    Two ways to minimize extraneous flows in rural areas. The Canadian city of Moncton in New Brunswixk serves as an example.

     
  • The new stormwater rule for MS4s

    Everything you need to know to develop a compliant program for your next permit.

     
 

Stormwater Products

  • Lightweight construction mats

    Presto Geosystems, a leading manufacturer of soil stabilization and stormwater products, announces a new product offering, GEOTERRA GTO...

     
  • Locking manhole cover system

    Corrosionproof Lifespan System rubber manhole frame features a locking cast iron or composite cover that withstands 5 psi of water pressure.

     
  • Permanent erosion control mat

    Flexamat is ideal for stabilizing channels, banks, inlets and outlets, and shorelines by allowing vegetation to grow.

     

Stormwater Rules & Regulations

 

Erosion & Sediment Control

Erosion & Sediment Control Products

  • Lightweight construction mats

    Presto Geosystems, a leading manufacturer of soil stabilization and stormwater products, announces a new product offering, GEOTERRA GTO...

     
  • Permanent erosion control mat

    Flexamat is ideal for stabilizing channels, banks, inlets and outlets, and shorelines by allowing vegetation to grow.

     
  • Mechanical street sweeper

    The ES351 Easy Sweep Mechanical Sweeper’s Freightliner M2 chassis marks the company’s entry into the four-wheel chassis-mounted sweeper...

     
 

Best Management Practices

  • 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.

     
  • High & dry: water supply in an era of drought

    Organized by the California-Nevada Section of the American Water Works Association, the Whole Water Conference is open to anyone interested in resource planning, integrating recycled water, storm water, desalination, and groundwater management. Speakers include Marsi Steirer of San Diego Public...

     
  • Watertight tankers transport slurry to processing sites.

    Best management policies for CGR

    How concrete grinding residue is managed varies across the country. It can be spread along adjacent slopes as the operation moves down the road. In some rural areas and areas with closed drainage systems, it's collected and hauled to a landfill.

     
 

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