Denver Saves Water and Money using Best Practices for Sewer Systems

Jan 30

Denver Saves Water and Money using Best Practices for Sewer Systems

The city of Denver has a plethora of outdoor activities to keep you engaged and entertained. The parks, museums and botanical gardens alone, create a treasure chest of opportunities to choose from- for visitors and residents alike. The scenic landscaping of homes, featuring impressive architectural design, only add to the attraction that the city brings. However,...

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Denver, Dogs and Drains: An Uncommon (and Interesting) Mix

Dec 02

Denver, Dogs and Drains: An Uncommon (and Interesting) Mix

There is a new novelty which has started to take hold and it is quite resourceful, or even creative, in the efforts toward a cleaner environment and sewer system. It begins with soliciting the help of animals, namely dogs, to assist in ‘sewer duty’. Recently, a team of specially trained dogs pointed out more than 70 specific areas where human waste may be making...

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Full Steam Ahead! Check Out Perma-Liner Industries 2016 Events Line Up!!

Aug 18

Full Steam Ahead! Check Out Perma-Liner Industries 2016 Events Line Up!!

Undoubtedly, you are still enjoying the many highlights that this time of year brings, but as the glory days of summer begin to wane, no worries! We’ve got some exciting events scheduled for you and they’re coming up right around the corner. Mark your calendars for these informative trade shows that you won’t want to miss! First up, Perma-Liner Industries is...

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Denver’s Ashland Reservoir: Functional Redesign

Apr 22

Denver’s Ashland Reservoir: Functional Redesign

Denver Water has been working to enhance the safety and reliability of its Ashland Reservoir site. The city is actively in the process of building two new underground water storage tanks. The project is being phased to demolish and replace one tank at a time. The two tanks could not be demolished at the same time because the water stored at the site is needed for...

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South Platte Basin – Colorado’s Water Plan

Jan 29

South Platte Basin – Colorado’s Water Plan

The South Platte Basin Roundtable covers approximately 22,000 square miles in northeast Colorado. The largest cities in the roundtable area are Boulder, Fort Collins, Longmont and Greeley. The projected population in 2050 is estimated to almost double in size to between 1.9 and 2.6 million people. The Basin’s economy is also enhanced by environmental and...

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Boulder’s Susceptibility to Flash Flooding

Dec 02

Boulder’s Susceptibility to Flash Flooding

Boulder is highly susceptible to flash flooding because it sits near the mouths of canyons in the foothills. In 1894, damaging floods were experienced in late May, during the time of spring runoff, when a heavy and constant spring rain was pinned against the western mountains by an upslope wind condition, dropping 5 to 8.54 inches of rain during that period.  During...

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