Tag: stormwater management

Report: EPA Should Strengthen Science in Permitting Program for Management of Stormwater Pollution

A report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine offers guidance to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to inform the next revision of a permit program that requires industries to manage stormwater to minimize discharges of pollutants to the environment.

Phase I of AMT’s Wharf Project Wins National Recognition Award

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) announced the winners of this year’s Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) — the “Academy Awards of the consulting engineering industry.” AMT, LLC received a National Recognition Award for exceptional civil engineering design work on Phase I of The Wharf development project in the District of Columbia. 

Nitsch Engineering receives award for MIT North Corridor Project

Nitsch Engineering of Boston earned a National Recognition Award for exemplary engineering achievement in the American Council of Engineering Companies’ 52nd annual Engineering Excellence Awards for the North Corridor project at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Prince George’s County and Corvias Complete Stormwater Partnership

The Clean Water Partnership (CWP), a 30-year community-based public-private partnership (CBP3) between Prince George’s County, Maryland, and Corvias, completed the initial pilot phase in half the time, under budget.

Green infrastructure: Taming the asphalt jungle

Designs that move toward more naturalized stormwater management can help counterbalance impervious urban development. By Gerald DeFelicis, Jr., LLA, RLA, PP, with Maraliese Beveridge Managing surface...

New Orleans selects Stantec team to design Blue & Green Corridors

The City of New Orleans selected Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. to provide planning, design, engineering, and community engagement for an innovative resilience project in the city’s Gentilly Resilience District, reflecting New Orleans’ new “living with water” approach to water management. 

An integrated approach to stormwater management

Early planning and leveraging multiple best practices can enhance project outcomes. Design and implementation of stormwater controls on any construction project can be challenging and...

Reducing barriers to green infrastructure

The Great Lakes Commission (GLC), in partnership with Lawrence Technological University (LTU), kicked off the Great Lakes Stormwater Technology Transfer Collaborative. The new group...

Stormwater Chambers Simplifies Installation

Underground stormwater management system at 264-unit luxury apartment complex allows for controlled infiltration of runoff, replenishes aquifer, eliminates unsightly ponds, overloading and pollution to...