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ASCE Publishes Updated Guidelines for Storm Water Impoundments, Systems

Wed, 2017-05-10 11:29
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The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released three new standards that update guidelines for storm water impoundments, as well as updated guidance for urban storm water systems.

Source:  American Society of Civil Engineers Publication Date:  May 10, 2017

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ASCE Publishes Updated Guidelines for Storm Water Impoundments, Systems

Wed, 2017-05-10 11:29
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5.10rain-122691_1280.jpg Company Reference:  American Society of Civil Engineers

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released three new standards that update guidelines for storm water impoundments, as well as updated guidance for urban storm water systems.

Source:  American Society of Civil Engineers Publication Date:  May 10, 2017

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EPA Grant to Protect Oklahoma Groundwater

Tue, 2017-05-09 10:15
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$100,323 protects drinking water from underground injection or disposal wells

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $100,323 to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) to protect groundwater from underground injection or disposal wells.

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 09, 2017

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EPA Grant to Protect Oklahoma Groundwater

Tue, 2017-05-09 10:15
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$100,323 protects drinking water from underground injection or disposal wells

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $100,323 to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) to protect groundwater from underground injection or disposal wells.

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 09, 2017

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State of Texas Receives $8.3 Million for Water Quality, Environmental Programs

Tue, 2017-05-09 10:08
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EPA awards performance partnership grant

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) a performance partnership grant of $8,354,808 for administering water quality and environmental programs.

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 09, 2017

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State of Texas Receives $8.3 Million for Water Quality, Environmental Programs

Tue, 2017-05-09 10:08
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EPA awards performance partnership grant

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) a performance partnership grant of $8,354,808 for administering water quality and environmental programs.

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 09, 2017

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AWWA Urges Increased WIFIA Funding

Mon, 2017-05-08 09:53
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Many communities express interest in water infrastructure loans

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The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) shared news that 43 entities have expressed interest in loans through the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) and urged increased funding to confront the U.S. water infrastructure challenge.

AWWA, the chief architect of the WIFIA program, continues to advocate for WIFIA and State Revolving Funds on Capitol Hill. At the 2017 Water Matters! Fly-In held in March 2017, AWWA delegates met with more than 400 Congressional offices, urging robust funding for FY18 for WIFIA and the Drinking Water and Clean Water SRFs.

Source:  American Water Works Assn. Publication Date:  May 08, 2017

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AWWA Urges Increased WIFIA Funding

Mon, 2017-05-08 09:53
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Many communities express interest in water infrastructure loans

5.5suburban-street-1388617-1280x960.jpg Company Reference:  American Water Works Association

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) shared news that 43 entities have expressed interest in loans through the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) and urged increased funding to confront the U.S. water infrastructure challenge.

AWWA, the chief architect of the WIFIA program, continues to advocate for WIFIA and State Revolving Funds on Capitol Hill. At the 2017 Water Matters! Fly-In held in March 2017, AWWA delegates met with more than 400 Congressional offices, urging robust funding for FY18 for WIFIA and the Drinking Water and Clean Water SRFs.

Source:  American Water Works Assn. Publication Date:  May 08, 2017

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Webinar to Explore Construction Site Inspection, Post-Construction BMPs

Fri, 2017-05-05 10:14
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Register now for Storm Water Solutions, Imagine H20’s webinar

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Registration opened for the Storm Water Solutions and Imagine H2O webinar “Inspections of Construction Sites, Post-Construction BMPs & Commercial/Industrial Sites as Part of a Municipal Storm Water Program.” The event will be held 2 p.m. EST, June 6, 2017, featuring Ryan Janoch, P.E., founder of Mapistry, and Tom Ferguson, vice president of programming for Imagine H2O, as speakers.

Source:  Storm Water Solutions Publication Date:  May 05, 2017

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Webinar to Explore Construction Site Inspection, Post-Construction BMPs

Fri, 2017-05-05 10:14
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Register now for Storm Water Solutions, Imagine H20’s webinar

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Registration opened for the Storm Water Solutions and Imagine H2O webinar “Inspections of Construction Sites, Post-Construction BMPs & Commercial/Industrial Sites as Part of a Municipal Storm Water Program.” The event will be held 2 p.m. EST, June 6, 2017, featuring Ryan Janoch, P.E., founder of Mapistry, and Tom Ferguson, vice president of programming for Imagine H2O, as speakers.

Source:  Storm Water Solutions Publication Date:  May 05, 2017

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Research Finds Traces of Insecticide in U.S. Tap Water

Thu, 2017-05-04 11:41
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Americans increasingly fear water pollution

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American scientists found traces of an insecticide in U.S. tap water for the first time, reports Bluewater. Bluewater notes the findings come as a Gallup poll published in April indicates Americans are more concerned about water pollution than they have been since 2001.

Source:  Bluewater Publication Date:  May 04, 2017

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Research Finds Traces of Insecticide in U.S. Tap Water

Thu, 2017-05-04 11:41
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Americans increasingly fear water pollution

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American scientists found traces of an insecticide in U.S. tap water for the first time, reports Bluewater. Bluewater notes the findings come as a Gallup poll published in April indicates Americans are more concerned about water pollution than they have been since 2001.

Source:  Bluewater Publication Date:  May 04, 2017

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ACEC Honors Lake Delhi Dam Reconstruction

Wed, 2017-05-03 12:28
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Project receives National Honor Award

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The Lake Delhi Dam Reconstruction project received a National Honor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) in its annual engineering excellence competition. Known as the “Academy Awards of the engineering industry,” the competition honors the year’s most outstanding engineering accomplishments around the country.

Source:  American Council of Engineering Companies Publication Date:  May 03, 2017

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ACEC Honors Lake Delhi Dam Reconstruction

Wed, 2017-05-03 12:28
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Project receives National Honor Award

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The Lake Delhi Dam Reconstruction project received a National Honor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) in its annual engineering excellence competition. Known as the “Academy Awards of the engineering industry,” the competition honors the year’s most outstanding engineering accomplishments around the country.

Source:  American Council of Engineering Companies Publication Date:  May 03, 2017

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FGI Inducts New Officers, Board of Directors

Tue, 2017-05-02 13:40
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Company honors outgoing officers, board members

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The Fabricated Geomembrane Institute (FGI) inducted new officers and a new board of directors during its annual membership meeting in Orlando, Fla., March 13, 2017, at the ASCE Geo-Frontiers Conference. FGI’s membership meeting was attended by 47 people and held in conjunction with the Industrial Fabrics Association Intl.

Source:  Fabricated Geomembrane Institute Publication Date:  May 02, 2017

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FGI Inducts New Officers, Board of Directors

Tue, 2017-05-02 13:40
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Company honors outgoing officers, board members

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The Fabricated Geomembrane Institute (FGI) inducted new officers and a new board of directors during its annual membership meeting in Orlando, Fla., March 13, 2017, at the ASCE Geo-Frontiers Conference. FGI’s membership meeting was attended by 47 people and held in conjunction with the Industrial Fabrics Association Intl.

Source:  Fabricated Geomembrane Institute Publication Date:  May 02, 2017

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EPA Grant Protects Louisiana’s Drinking Water Sources

Tue, 2017-05-02 09:17
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Funding protects groundwater from underground injection, disposal wells

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $123,680 to the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources (LDNR) to protect groundwater from underground injection or disposal wells.

“Safe drinking water is one of our most important natural resources,” said Acting Regional Administrator Sam Coleman. “Partners like LDNR help EPA assure those resources are protected from pollution.”

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 02, 2017

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EPA Grant Protects Louisiana’s Drinking Water Sources

Tue, 2017-05-02 09:17
Premium:  Not Premium Primary Taxonomy:  Groundwater Remediation

Funding protects groundwater from underground injection, disposal wells

5.1oak-alley-plantation-1647284_1280.jpg

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $123,680 to the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources (LDNR) to protect groundwater from underground injection or disposal wells.

“Safe drinking water is one of our most important natural resources,” said Acting Regional Administrator Sam Coleman. “Partners like LDNR help EPA assure those resources are protected from pollution.”

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 02, 2017

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EPA Makes Funding Opportunity Available for Southeast New England

Mon, 2017-05-01 11:39
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Grant program to support coastal watershed restoration

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing a request for applications (RFA) from eligible entities to administer a sub-award grant program to support goals of the Southeast New England Program for coastal watershed restoration. EPA expects the total estimated funding for this competitive opportunity will be up to $5 million for FY2017 and up to $12 million over three years pending federal appropriations.

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 01, 2017

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EPA Makes Funding Opportunity Available for Southeast New England

Mon, 2017-05-01 11:39
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Grant program to support coastal watershed restoration

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing a request for applications (RFA) from eligible entities to administer a sub-award grant program to support goals of the Southeast New England Program for coastal watershed restoration. EPA expects the total estimated funding for this competitive opportunity will be up to $5 million for FY2017 and up to $12 million over three years pending federal appropriations.

Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date:  May 01, 2017

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