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Military engineers address challenge of resilience
Military engineers address challenge of resilience

Preparing to be robust, reflective, inclusive, resourceful, integrated, redundant and flexible

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Urban stormwater retrofits require innovative solutions
Urban stormwater retrofits require innovative solutions

Site redevelopments often require runoff treatment to comply with stormwater regulations.

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Press political representatives to make the necessary infrastructure investment
Press political representatives to make the necessary infrastructure investment

It’s time to make promised infrastructure investments. The investment has been discussed but has yet to materialize.

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Make a meaningful investment in US infrastructure. Now!
Make a meaningful investment in US infrastructure. Now!

ASCE’s 2017 report card indicates there have been no substantial improvements to this nation’s infrastructure since 1998.

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Historic dams are a balancing act: Safety, cultural resources, the environment
Historic dams are a balancing act: Safety, cultural resources, the environment

Every year, more dams reach 50 years of age – the threshold to determine if it may be considered for possible significance under Section 106 of the NHPA.

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Hurricanes increase costs associated Corps year-end contract awards
Hurricanes increase costs associated Corps year-end contract awards

Hurricanes are driving up the costs of construction labor, materials and equipment. This means USACE contracting officers are scrambling.

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Changes in California dam safety regulations
Changes in California dam safety regulations

New regulations affect 4 areas of inundation mapping: hazard potential classification, timing of updates, technical study requirements and map production requirements.

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Low impact development retrofits: Addressing site constraints
Low impact development retrofits: Addressing site constraints

Evaluating various design alternatives of a neighborhood-scale low impact development retrofit project requires understanding and addressing site-specific constraints.

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Emergency response plan for water and wastewater operations
Emergency response plan for water and wastewater operations

A good ERP prepares the water-wastewater system for all kinds of emergencies, from natural disasters and man-made events to terrorist activities.

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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission takes action on hydroelectric project license terms
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission takes action on hydroelectric project license terms

FERC approved increasing the 30-year default license term to a 40-year default license term.

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