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Pine Hall Brick Co. Rebrands

Wed, 2017-03-15 08:36
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New website, logo, tagline emphasize company philosophy

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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

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Polston Applied Technologies Rebrands as U.S. Submergent Technologies

Tue, 2017-03-14 10:09
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Company offers submergent cleaning for waste removal from wet infrastructure

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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

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ASCE 2017 Report Rates U.S. Water, Wastewater Infrastructure Low

Mon, 2017-03-13 11:30
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D, D+ grades suggest urgent calls for repair or replacement

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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

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EPA Awards $3.3 Million in Wetlands Grants

Fri, 2017-03-10 11:57
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Grants to accelerate restoration and protection of wetlands across New England

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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

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Gutter Guards Receive UL Certification

Thu, 2017-03-09 11:23
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Covers can be used for potable rainwater harvesting systems

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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

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