3rd Grid Modernization Forum

| Organized by the Smart Grid Observer, (www.smartgridobserver.com), the event will discuss case studies of improved network performance, resiliency, outage restoration, and distributed energy resource (DER) integration, with the intent of determining best practices and evaluating technology advances for possible implementation. As in prior years, this is a unique opportunity to network with top industry professionals ... READ MORE

Asean Sustainable Energy Week

| ASEAN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK 2016 (ASE) showcase the latest and most comprehensive technologies and equipment in the renewable energy, environmental and energy efficiency areas featuring more than 1,000 brands from 30 countries. Huge international pavilions representing; Germany, Singapore, Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea and more. Over 100 International Conferences, Seminars and Presentations from leading companies, world-class ... READ MORE

ASEAN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK 2016

| ASEAN’s Largest Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Environmental Technology Exhibition ASEAN Sustainable Energy Week (ASE) – ASEAN’s largest & most comprehensive renewable energy, environmental & energy efficiency exhibition, will consist of: ENTECH POLLUTEC ASIA, RENEWABLE ENERGY ASIA, and ENERGY EFFICIENCY EXPO. The event will showcase cutting-edge machinery, equipment and technology – including the latest Wind ... READ MORE

37th WEST COAST ENERGY MANAGEMENT CONGRESS (EMC)

| The West Coast Energy Management Congress (EMC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held on the U.S. West specifically for business, industrial and institutional energy users. It brings together the top experts in all areas of the field to help you set a clear, optimum path to energy efficiency, facility optimization and sustainability, ... READ MORE

StormCon – The Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo, Atlanta, GA

| StormCon 2019, the Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo, will take place August 18-22 in Atlanta, GA, at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta Hotel. The StormCon conference and exposition brings together professionals from around the world to report, analyze, and understand the movement and condition of surface water. ... READ MORE

WaterLinks Forum 2016: Building Climate-Resilient Water Utilities in Asia

| 2-day international conference, workshop and trade exhibition on the latest solutions, tools and interactions of Asia’s water and wastewater operators in a complex environment made more volatile by climate change. Forum will highlight, and will strive to upscale the adaptations, investments and collaborations among regional water utilities that have helped them achieve resilience in operations, ... READ MORE

Microgrid 2018

| Microgrid 2018: Markets and Models for the Greater Good Change is afoot in the fast-moving microgrid industry. Capture the opportunity. Join Microgrid Knowledge for three days of lively discussion, networking and microgrid tours. – Gain insight into markets and trends from more than 85 speakers, including the energy C-suite – Tour cutting-edge Chicago-area microgrids: Ameren, ... READ MORE

3rd Grid Modernization Forum

| Organized by the Smart Grid Observer, (www.smartgridobserver.com), the event will discuss case studies of improved network performance, resiliency, outage restoration, and distributed energy resource (DER) integration, with the intent of determining best practices and evaluating technology advances for possible implementation. As in prior years, this is a unique opportunity to network with top industry professionals ... READ MORE

Asean Sustainable Energy Week

| ASEAN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK 2016 (ASE) showcase the latest and most comprehensive technologies and equipment in the renewable energy, environmental and energy efficiency areas featuring more than 1,000 brands from 30 countries. Huge international pavilions representing; Germany, Singapore, Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea and more. Over 100 International Conferences, Seminars and Presentations from leading companies, world-class ... READ MORE

ASEAN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK 2016

| ASEAN’s Largest Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Environmental Technology Exhibition ASEAN Sustainable Energy Week (ASE) – ASEAN’s largest & most comprehensive renewable energy, environmental & energy efficiency exhibition, will consist of: ENTECH POLLUTEC ASIA, RENEWABLE ENERGY ASIA, and ENERGY EFFICIENCY EXPO. The event will showcase cutting-edge machinery, equipment and technology – including the latest Wind ... READ MORE

WILL AUTOMATION EVER TAKE OFF IN CONSTRUCTION?

| Increasing automation is met with excitement and fear in equal measure. But the benefits for mankind of autonomy are enormous, says Professor Paul Newman, Co-Founder of autonomous vehicle software company Oxbotica, and a professor based at Oxford University in the UK. Professor Paul Newman is Co-Founder of Oxbotica, the autonomous vehicles software company, as well ... READ MORE

WILL AUTOMATION EVER TAKE OFF IN CONSTRUCTION?

| Increasing automation is met with excitement and fear in equal measure. But the benefits for mankind of autonomy are enormous, says Professor Paul Newman, Co-Founder of autonomous vehicle software company Oxbotica, and a professor based at Oxford University in the UK. Professor Paul Newman is Co-Founder of Oxbotica, the autonomous vehicles software company, as well ... READ MORE

Statement from EPA Water Chief on World Water Day

| WASHINGTON (March 22, 2019) — Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Water Assistant Administrator David Ross released the following statement on World Water Day: Today we celebrate World Water Day. It is a day when people around the world take time to think about and appreciate the significance of water in our lives. ... READ MORE

Reader Profile: Rifka Malik

| The construction industry as a whole, and the civil and heavy highway sector in particular, is a challenging environment to say the least, says Rifka Malik, president of the New York-based Sitework Estimating Services. “Providing the necessary infrastructure our society is dependent upon for a good quality of life while protecting the environment—which needs to ... READ MORE

Advertiser’s Index

|   Aqua Dam Inc . www.aquadam.net Bowie Industries Inc www.bowieindustries.com Dietz Hydroseeding www.dietzhydroseeding.com Ernst Conservation Seeds www.ernstseed.com Erosion Supply Company www.ernstseed.com Filtrexx International LLC www.filtrexx.com FINN Corporation www.finncorp.com Genesis Nursery Inc www.genesisnurseryinc.com HydroStraw LLC www.hydrostraw.com Invisible Structures Inc www.invisiblestructures.com J.W. Faircloth & Son Inc www.fairclothskimmer.com Kuhn North America www.kuhnnorthamerica.com Maccaferri Inc . www.maccaferri.com MWI Environmental ... READ MORE

ShowCase

|   Williams Form Williams Grade 150 KSI All-Thread Bars, Grade 75 All-Thread Bars, Geo-Drill Injection Anchors, and 270 KSI low relaxation strand have been successfully used as prestressed ground anchors for a wide variety of civil engineering applications. Bonded deep into the ground using cementitious grout, these anchors transfer necessary forces to prevent walls from ... READ MORE

Estimating Parameters for an Effective Sediment Basin/Trap

| The only best management practice (BMP) that creates optimal conditions for removing significant amounts of sediment from runoff waters is a properly designed, installed, and maintained sediment basin or trap (Figure 1). Also known as sediment containment systems (SCSs), these designed structures have the potential to remove 75% or more of the suspended solids found ... READ MORE

A Plan for Vegetation Management

| Everyone knows that established vegetation is one of the best stormwater management and erosion control tools that can be found. Nothing beats vegetation for slowing water flow, cleaning pollutants, and keeping sediment out of streams. But sometimes, the vegetation itself becomes the problem. Thick, heavy vegetation can block views along highways, clog up detention ponds ... READ MORE

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