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Collaboration between neighborhood group and redevelopment authority to redevelop brownfields

NRT, an OBG Company (NRT), recently took part in the Sweet Water Clean Rivers, Clean Lake Conference on May 4, 2017 in Germantown, Wisconsin. This conference brings together nonprofit, government, business, and academic organizations to learn about improving the health of watersheds through policy innovation, technical and...

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Drinking water, wastewater, and emerging contaminants

Whether securing ample water supplies, treating water to meet stringent drinking standards, or delivering water through an aging distribution system, OBG develops sustainable and affordable solutions. Beyond the challenges facing public water facilities, OBG industrial water specialists provide high-purity water and...

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New York State Wetlands Forum 2017

OBG environmental experts recently participated in the New York State Wetlands Forum 2017 Annual Conference and Meeting on April 25-26, 2017 in Suffern, New York. The team shared expertise and experience in wetlands design, construction, and restoration; ecological assessments and restoration; habitat restoration; ...

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WasteExpo 2017

Experts from OBG exhibited and presented at WasteExpo 2017

OBG recently presented during WasteExpo 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana on May 8-11, 2017. The OBG expert team shared experiences and expertise in solid waste management during the conference and at the event's Environmental Research and Education Foundation (EREF) Summit, a day of learning...

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NYSAWWA New York Water Event

Lori Reid and Steve Delano presented during the NYSAWWA New York Water Event

OBG water experts Lori Reid, PE and Steve Delano, PE recently presented during the New York Section of the American Water Works Association New York Water Event on April 25-27, 2017 in Saratoga Springs, New York. View our presentations: Side-by-Side Piloting of Process Alternatives Yields Direct ...

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Annual Food & Beverage Environmental Conference

OBG presented a stormwater case study at Food & Beverage Environmental Conference

OBG's Dan Agramonte, PE, a senior managing engineer, recently participated in the 47th Annual Food & Beverage Environmental Conference on March 26-30, 2017 in Charleston, South Carolina. This conference brings together environmental managers from food and beverage companies, along with consultant partners, to share experiences with sustainable...

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Earth Day 2017, A personal reflection

Matt Traister,

Two of the people who I closely associate as professional mentors—former OBG employees Ted Tifft and Stu Spiegel—previously commemorated the 20- and 40-year anniversaries of Earth Day for OBG. Long before I knew them, however, my interest in protecting the environment was shaped by events that...

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USEPA in the cross-hairs

Matt Traister,

During his 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump promised to “put a moratorium on new regulations until our economy gets back on its feet”. In the first 60 days of his presidency, Trump has so far followed through on that promise, and this could have a significant impact on environmental regulations in the U.S....

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Improving a Virginia water supply dam to pass its spillway design flood

Johan Anestad discussed how a Potomac Creek dam met its spillway design flood at the Virginia Water Conference

OBG has worked alongside the Stafford County, Virginia Department of Utilities to evaluate the impact of the 2015 statewide probable maximum precipitation study (which defined the maximum depth of precipitation that is physically possible for storm areas and duration in Virginia) on the spillway...

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