Chicago’s Sustainable Strategy for Rainwater: Eco Roofs

Jan 26

Chicago’s Sustainable Strategy for Rainwater: Eco Roofs

Chicago is in the process of implementing a sustainable practice strategy that’s seemingly becoming more and more common: green roofs. Many urban neighborhoods are realizing the potential benefits that stem from sustainable design, and are finding creative ways to demonstrate these eco-friendly structures.  The city is planning an information session- to be held...

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Progress Continues with Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitations in the Midwest

Nov 23

Progress Continues with Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitations in the Midwest

Many Midwestern cities have buckled down on preventing sewer overflows as this inconvenience can create a tall order for homeowners and those who oversee the functionality of the sewer systems. Indiana is one such state and is home to many interesting historical museums and places to sightsee. There’s even cross country skiing for the outdoor enthusiast. It also...

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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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Chicago Renews Brick Sewers, Installs New System

Jun 20

Chicago Renews Brick Sewers, Installs New System

The Chicago suburb of Niles is just getting started on the village’s largest infrastructure project to date: the Cleveland Relief Sewer Project. The project is intended to relieve flooding for 200 homes located near Cleveland Street. The project includes the installation of a new storm sewer with a 72-inch main line. The new storm water sewers will provide...

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Chicago is #1 for Green Rooftops & Alleyways

Jan 08

Chicago is #1 for Green Rooftops & Alleyways

Chicago is already home to the highest number of green rooftops of any city in the world, including Chicago’s City Hall Rooftop Garden. The city has embarked on yet another project- the Green Alley Program. This project is designed to improve the existing alleyways in a sustainable way. The city contains one of the most extensive networks of alleyways in the world,...

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Naperville Ups the Ante on Pipeline Rehabs

Nov 12

Naperville Ups the Ante on Pipeline Rehabs

Naperville has been battling storm water inflow and infiltration in the city’s sanitary sewer collections system for years. With this in mind, the city has decided on a new approach to pipeline rehab which includes some new techniques along with some adaptations to other methods they have long relied on. Naperville’s efforts have equaled reduced flows to the...

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