News Article

06/23/2014

Industrial Water World – Going Underground.

Adding a large-volume filtration structure to each of the two underground retention/detention systems for a new hotel in the city of Wilmington, Del., enhanced the ability of controlling pollutants from stormwater runoff.

While the stormwater management systems are large, space was at a premium, so they were installed under the parking lot, which maximized the use of the property. Land in this area is expensive and the systems were sized to meet stormwater flow runoff rates, but comparable-sized pollution control units that were part of each system would have been too large to fit the allotted space.

Industrial Water World – Going Underground