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It has been a long time coming for the Florida Keys, but the enormous undertaking of connecting all of the islands to central sewer lines to replace the use of septic tanks is nearly complete.

Sunil K. Sinha, Ph.D., Associate Professor & Co-Director, ICTAS Water Infrastructure Center of Excellence, Virginia Tech University

In recognition of the national need and Virginia Tech University’s strengths in water infrastructure management, ICTAS established a Center of Excellence in Sustainable Water Infrastructure Management (SWIM).

Justin Reeves, P.E.

Spurred by a booming job market, affordable housing, proximity to an international airport and its central location in the U.S., the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex has experienced a significant population growth over the last decade.

The War Memorial Park traffic tunnel project on Buckle Street in Wellington, New Zealand is scheduled to be completed by ANZAC Day in 2015, marking the 100-year anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign commemorating all New Zealanders killed in war and honoring returned servicemen and women.

Jeff Griffin, Senior Editor

The city of Fort Worth is in the fourth year of a multi-year program with the goal of inspecting all of its large-diameter sanitary sewer lines, grading their condition in order to schedule needed repairs and rehabilitation, and addressing the most critical needs first. (A separate program addresses smaller-diameter pipes.)

Randy Happel, Contributing Editor

An experienced panel of horizontal directional drilling (HDD) experts with several prominent underground construction companies shared challenges, concerns, frustrations and optimism during a roundtable discussion held in conjunction with the Underground Construction Technology International Conference & Exhibition (UCT) in January at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston.

The War Memorial Park traffic tunnel project on Buckle Street in Wellington, New Zealand is scheduled to be completed by ANZAC Day in 2015, marking the 100-year anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign commemorating all New Zealanders killed in war and honoring returned servicemen and women.

The Distribution Contractors Association recently hosted is 54th Annual Convention at the Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans with 425 attendees. During the event’s annual auction a record total of $907,955 was raised.

Jeff Griffin, Senior Editor

Throughout 2014, the American Pipeline Contractors Association (APCA) continued to evaluate the ever-changing industry to identify and address the major issues facing the pipeline market, said association President Nick Bruno.

Jeff Griffin, Senior Editor

With construction equipment, sometimes big can be better by bringing more power and more productivity.

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