Tag: stormwater

Designing Hard-Armored, Flexible Channels with 3D HDPE Geocells

Poured-in-place concrete channels control stormwater & erosion Hard-armoring channels to resist severe velocities and hydraulic stresses are typically accomplished by reinforced concrete or articulating concrete...

Is a Stormwater Utility Right for You?

Managing stormwater quality is an unfunded mandate. The cost for capital and operations will have to be funded at the local level, through taxes...

Rutgers University Announces New Courses for NY and NJ Continuing Professional Competency Credits

OSHA HAZWOPER Training - 8 Hour Refresher September 12, 2019 Bordentown, NJ NJ Professional Engineers: 8 Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Credits NY Professional Engineers: 7.5 PDHs (NOTE: This class may not be used...

Having a Field Day

Geothermal System Cools and Warms Atlanta Braves SunTrust Park Turf, Additional Pipe Systems Drain and Recycle Stormwater. By Steve Cooper Designing a natural turf field for...

Orange County Great Park

Grasscrete: Meeting California’s demanding stormwater retention requirements has never been easier By Sean O’Keefe In construction, innovation is essential and, as the needs of the industry...

Jacobs Designs Resilient Solution for Flood Ravaged Mountain Corridor

Floods across the Front Range in the fall of 2013 caused widespread damage to critical infrastructure. In the Big Thompson River canyon, floods destroyed more than 10 miles of the US 34 roadway embankment. The Colorado Department of Transportation committed to completing emergency, temporary repairs, followed by a flexible and resilient permanent solution — for which they engaged Jacobs.

ICC and CSA Group publish new binational Rainwater Harvesting Systems Standard

The International Code Council (ICC) and CSA Group published the CSA B805/ICC 805 Rainwater Harvesting System standard for use in the U.S. and Canada that addresses design, materials, installation, and operation of residential and commercial rainwater harvesting systems for potable and non-potable water uses.

Interdisciplinary team seeks community-based solutions to flooding

Lisa Iulo, associate professor of architecture and director of the Hamer Center for Community Design in the Stuckeman School at Penn State, is the lead researcher on an interdisciplinary team that has received funding from Penn State to develop community-based solutions to river flooding in Pennsylvania under the University’s strategic plan seed grant program.

Resiliency Plan Announced to Protect Lower Manhattan From Climate Change

A study that determined New York City's comprehensive strategy for the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency (LMCR) project evaluated dozens of adaptation measures and identified a set of strategies to build resilience in Lower Manhattan.
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