Infrastructure en Numerous water main breaks lead to state of emergency in Jackson, Miss. <div class="node-body article-body">As the new year continues to settle in, Jackson, Miss., officials are scrambling to deal with a major water crisis brought about by cold weather.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:14:00 +0000 80631 at <p>A busted water main in Maryland. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Aging municipal water piping prompts replacement <div class="node-body article-body">As water conduits continue to age, cities are undergoing the arduous and expensive task of replacing it.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Tue, 28 Nov 2017 19:49:00 +0000 80341 at <p>The Duluth, Minn. waterfront. Image via <a href=",_Duluth,_MN,_USA_-_panoramio.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> The utility of data <div class="field-deck"> Advanced metering infrastructure increases public utilities’ efficiency, data yield and monetary savings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advanced metering infrastructure increases public utilities’ efficiency, data yield and monetary savings.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Smart Grid Technology Tue, 30 May 2017 16:53:00 +0000 77801 at <p>An AMI radio being installed on a water meter box lid in New Bern, N.C. Image via City of New Bern.</p> Stop the $57,000 surprise: get your utilities connected <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Editor Kevin Ebi describes how modernized and connected utilities are helping residents.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:01:00 +0000 77261 at Water infrastructure funding: Getting the right fit <div class="node-body blog-body">John Mastracchio, leader of Arcadis' financial services practice, describes successful methods to fund water infrastructure.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Viewpoints Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:09:00 +0000 76771 at Over 180,000 evacuate northern California amid dam flood threat <div class="node-body article-body">About 188,000 people near Oroville, Calif. were told to evacuate northern California on Sunday after a hole in the Oroville Dam's emergency spillway threatened the area with major flooding.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Emergency Management Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:22:00 +0000 76061 at <p>Oroville Dam and Lake Oroville, in California. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> New EPA program gives $1 billion in credit assurance for water projects <div class="node-body article-body">The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has made $1 billion in credit assurance available for water infrastructure projects.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Wed, 01 Feb 2017 19:39:00 +0000 75851 at <p>Flag of the United States Environmental Protection Agency. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Flint and our water infrastructure challenges <div class="node-body blog-body">Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association president Jon Runge explains how to mitigate hazards in water piping.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Viewpoints Tue, 07 Jun 2016 21:02:00 +0000 71481 at Long-lasting labels serve many municipal applications <div class="node-body article-body">WeatherTUFF weatherproof labels can be used in utilities, aviation, health care, medical, warehousing and logistics applications.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Buildings & Facilities Facilities Infrastructure Public Works Technology Public Works Technology Wed, 25 May 2016 15:29:00 +0000 71351 at <p>WeatherTuff offers product labeling solutions to various harsh and outdoor applications. The labels have been extensively tested in simulated outdoor environments. They also have been tested in various weather conditions.</p> Managing aging water delivery systems to reduce costs and avoid liability <div class="node-body blog-body">Product liability and environmental litigator Belynda Reck explains how municipalities can manage their water systems to avoid water contamination while reducing the costs of doing so.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Operations & Management Viewpoints Tue, 17 May 2016 17:55:00 +0000 71201 at