Register  |  Login

SiteSolutions News

 

News Categories
Press Releases
Apr 2014 eNews
Mar 2014 eNews
Feb 2014 eNews
Jan 2014 eNews
2013
Dec 2013 eNews
Nov 2013 eNews
Oct 2013 eNews
Sept 2013 eNews
Aug 2013 eNews
July 2013 eNews
June 2013 eNews
May 2013 eNews
Apr 2013 eNews
Mar 2013 eNews
Feb 2013 eNews
Jan 2013 eNews
2012
Dec 2012 eNews
Nov 2012 eNews
Oct 2012 eNews
Sept 2012 eNews
Aug 2012 eNews
July 2012 eNews
June 2012 eNews
May 2012 eNews
Apr 2012 eNews
Mar 2012 eNews
Feb 2012 eNews
Jan 2012 eNews
2011
Dec 2011 eNews
Nov 2011 eNews
Oct 2011 eNews
Sept 2011 eNews
Aug 2011 eNews
July 2011 eNews
Jun 2011 eNews
May 2011 eNews
Apr 2011 eNews
Mar 2011 eNews
Feb 2011 eNews
Jan 2011 eNews
2010
Dec 2010 eNews
Nov 2010 eNews
Oct 2010 eNews
Sept 2010 eNews
Aug 2010 eNews
July 2010 eNews
June 2010 eNews
May 2010 eNews
Apr 2010 eNews
Mar 2010 eNews
Feb 2010 eNews
Water/Wastewater Projects
Continental Pedestrian Bridge Expands Walking Trails  Read More

Fish Creek

Fish Creek Linear Park
Arlington, Texas - When the City of Arlington decided to expand the existing Fish Creek trail system by connecting it to the adjacent Fish Creek neighborhood, a structure was needed to cross Fish Creek. A 37’-6” x 10’ Connector®-style, Continental® truss structure was chosen for its quick, economical installation and aesthetically pleasing appearance. In addition, 1,600-ft of ArmorFlex® Class 40 open cell blocks were utilized to control erosion.

CON/SPAN O-Series Replaces Structure Destroyed by Hurricane Irene  Read More

Duanesburg-Churches Road

Duanesburg-Churches Road
Duanesburg, New York - In September 2011, the bridge on Duanesburg-Churches Road was completely washed out during Hurricane Irene. The bridge was replaced with a 28’ x 10’ 3/8” x 52’ new CON/SPAN® O-Series™ bridge system. The three-sided precast structure was chosen for its cost competitiveness, quick installation and ability to meet New York State Department of Transportation's specifications.

CORLIX Pipe Relines Just in Time  Read More

Jordan Creek

Jordan Creek Culvert Reline
Juneau, Alaska - Under a taxiway at Juneau International Airport, the Jordan Creek culvert was slated to be replaced in a few years to create a fish passage for salmon and other species. However, when it was determined that the 8-foot aluminum structure was severely corroded and under the threat of collapsing, an immediate fix was needed. An 84-inch diameter CORLIX® Aluminum Pipe was chosen for its structural capacity to carry aircraft loads, fast lead time and ability to resist corrosion in salt water.

ArmorFlex Meets Strict WDR Requirements at Solar Ranch  Read More

California Valley Solar Ranch

California Valley Solar Ranch
San Luis Obispo County, California - NRG Solar required eight low-water crossings for ephemeral streams that could meet strict requirements included in the California Regional Water Quality Control Board's Waste Discharge Requirements (WDRs). As a solution, 11,772-sf of ArmorFlex® was chosen for its ability to minimize impact on the riparian areas and provide a quick and easy installation. Contech Metric Sheeting was also utilized as cut-off walls in locations where the soils were conducive.

MULTI-PLATE Provides Adequate Hydraulic Capacity in Subdivision  Read More

Kanab Creek

Kanab Creek - Ranchos Subdivision
Kanab, Utah - During flood events, the original, multi-cell structure did not allow debris to flow through unobstructed. As a replacement, a large 25’-round MULTI-PLATE® structure was chosen for its adequate hydraulic capacity. In addition, the buried structure allowed for the road elevation to be raised by 30 feet.

 

Economy, Efficiency Drive Toward Decentralized Water Treatment Trend  Read More

Water Online

Economy, Efficiency Drive Decentralized Water Treatment Trend
A recent Water Online, Cleanwater feature shows how urban growth may potentially outpace municipal wastewater treatment capacity. Increasingly, cities will require developers — the ones causing the growth — to supply their own potable water, treat stormwater leaving the property and deliver water to municipal sewers. Municipal wastewater utilities likely will impose higher limits or fees on biological or chemical oxygen demand (BOD, COD) or volume. Since technologies that deliver high efficiency with a small footprint will lead the charge to decentralization, the big opportunities in water treatment may come in small packages.

Stormwater Treatment Train Utilizes Best Management Practices  Read More

Stonefield Mixed-Use Development

Stonefield Mixed-Use Development
Albemarle County, Virginia - Stonefield, a mixed-use development with a 270,000-square-foot retail center, central plaza and 245 residential units, required a stormwater management solution. A treatment train, consisting of 2,411 LF of corrugated metal pipe (CMP), an 8’ x 10’ x 48’ StormFilter™  and a Vortechs® 3000 hydrodynamic separator, was chosen for its ability to meet all regulatory needs, retain more usable land and reduce the cost by one third.

Corrugated Metal Pipe Infiltrates Water at Large Distribution Center  Read More

Southgate Building 3

Southgate Building 3
San Bernardino, California - When a large retail distribution center was designed, a tremendous volume of water needed to be stored in the most economical fashion possible. The solution also needed to meet Low Impact Development (LID) requirements. 96" corrugated metal pipe (CMP) proved to be the most economical way to infiltrate the water while also meeting the owner's aggressive construction schedule. 

Liner Plate Rehabilitates Tunnel, Allows Park Trail to Remain Open  Read More

Jonathan Run

Jonathan Run - Ohiopyle State Park
Stewart Township, Pennsylvania - When the existing, 100 year old cast-in-place tunnel began to show signs of spalling, a new structure was needed. Instead of replacing the structure, the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) chose to rehabilitate the existing structure because it allowed the pedestrian/bike trail to remain open during construction. A 5 gage, 2-flange galvanized steel 11’ x 11’-7.5” Tunnel Liner Plate in a horseshoe arch shape was chosen for its cost effectiveness and ability to be delivered to the remote site.

Corrugated Metal Pipe Detention System Meets Requirements at Walmart  Read More

Walmart

Menomonee Falls Walmart
Village of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin - When Walmart anchored a $10 million retail development, the plan included a stormwater management system beneath the parking lot. A corrugated metal pipe (CMP) detention and treatment system was chosen to satisfy the runoff release rates and total suspended solids removal requirements set forth by the Village of Menomonee Falls, the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.


Page 8 of 19First   Previous   3  4  5  6  7  [8]  9  10  11  12  Next   Last   
Find Your Local Contact
Enter your zip code below.
What is your role?
What is your area of Interest?
Zip code:

SiteSolutions 
Newsletter Sign-up

SiteSolutions News is our monthly eNewsletter and features a wide range of civil engineering projects and resources for developments, DOT’s, institutions and municipalities, military, mining, wind, rail, Green Building, parks, rehabilitation and more. Sign up and you'll always stay up to date with what the other guy is doing.

Sign up now >>