AECOM, a global infrastructure firm, announced that Zeynep Erdal, Ph.D., P.E., has been named regional business line leader for its water business...
New website, logo, tagline emphasize company philosophy3.15brick-wall-2119712_1280.jpg Company Reference: Pine Hall Brick Co.
Pine Hall Brick Co. introduced a new logo and website. The company rebranded with the tagline, “Build your dreams.”
The new website is mobile-friendly and content-driven. Visitors can learn about brick construction, review products and find retail locations. The website also shows completed residential and commercial projects, as well as galleries that emphasize design, including color, texture and style.Source: Pine Hall Brick Co. Publication Date: March 15, 2017
Company offers submergent cleaning for waste removal from wet infrastructure3.14unnamed.png
Polston Applied Technologies renamed the company to U.S. Submergent Technologies (USST). The name change comes as part of an ongoing initiative by USST to redefine how the capacity of wet infrastructure is restored and to better communicate the company’s capability to provide waste removal from wet infrastructure (tanks and large-diameter pipes) without the need for bypass pumping.Source: U.S. Submergent Technologies Publication Date: March 14, 2017
D, D+ grades suggest urgent calls for repair or replacement3.10application-2076445_1280.png Company Reference: American Society of Civil Engineers
The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) 2017 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure gave the country’s water and wastewater systems grades of D and D+, respectively. The findings released by ASCE affirm the need to repair or replace aging water infrastructure to ensure resiliency for health, safety and robust local economies.Source: Michael Deane, National Association of Water Companies Publication Date: March 13, 2017
Grants to accelerate restoration and protection of wetlands across New England3.10 grass-1283557_1280.jpg
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $3.3 million in grants to strengthen the capacity of states and tribes to protect and restore wetlands. The Wetland Program Development Grants provide interstate agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations with funding to develop and refine comprehensive state, tribal and local wetlands programs. While monies for these projects came from 2015 and 2016 allotments, EPA will soon release a request for projects to be funded with 2017 and 2018 funding.Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: March 10, 2017
Covers can be used for potable rainwater harvesting systems3.9rain-2092122_1280.jpg
Gutterglove Inc. announced that its manufactured gutter guards received certification through Underwriting Laboratories (UL) for National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) P151 and NSF 372. This approval will allow its gutter covers to be the first to be used in potable rainwater harvesting systems.Source: Gutterglove Inc. Publication Date: March 09, 2017