Wastewater treatment plants, or “sewage treatment plants”, serve an extremely important purpose for society. Although the process is a mystery to most outside of the industry, wastewater treatment plants repurpose grey and black water to be safe for discharge to surface waters or further treated for other uses. Sewage water, or wastewater, is water that contains contaminants, such as excrement, that renders it unsafe for consumption. Wastewater can also include stormwater overflow that occurs when long or violent periods of rainfall cause an excess of water to accumulate and enter into the sanitary sewer system.
Vice President John Swenson, P.E. attended the American Water Works Association (AWWA) ACE18 Annual Conference and Exposition at the Mandalay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada which ran from June 12th to 14th. Continue reading
The Annual Meeting of the Transportation Management Association of Chester County was held on June 20 at the Downingtown Country Club.
The Whitemarsh Township Authority has been renting office space in a building that is too small for their current needs and the needs of their customers. When the search for office space more suited for the Authority’s staff requirements proved unsuccessful, the Authority began exploring other options. The best solution was to construct a new building for the administrative and accounting staff in front of their treatment plant on Joshua Road. Continue reading
On May 17th at the Mack Truck Customer Center in Allentown, PA, the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce hosted the 2018 Transportation Committee Summit titled “The Future of Transportation.” Continue reading
On May 15th at DeSales University in Center Valley, PA, Lehigh Valley Business held its’ Real Estate and Development Symposium. Continue reading
James Graham, P.E., PTOE, Manager of our Traffic and Transportation Department attended an American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE) – East Penn Section event on April 19th at the Hotel Bethlehem. At the meeting, Mr. Graham was installed as a Board Member for 2018-2019. Continue reading
On April 12th at the Drexelbrook Corporate Events Center in Drexel Hill, PA, the Delaware County Transportation Management Association held its annual conference and trade show. More than 200 planning officials, municipal managers, engineers, and other transportation industry experts throughout Delaware County attended.
On April 12th at the Downingtown Country Club, the Transportation Management Association of Chester County hosted a breakfast program for members and various professionals. Continue reading
Carroll Engineering attended the Atlantic Builders Convention on April 11th in Atlantic City, New Jersey. It was an opportunity to network with builders, developers, contractors, suppliers, and professionals. There were educational sessions and workshops throughout the duration of the convention.