A Reservoir in the City
Water, Asia/Pacific, Government
Singapore’s Marina Barrage, a low-level dam, reliably accommodates excess precipitation, provides effective flood control, and enhances water supply and quality. The complex’s technical and architectural features support and enhance the lifestyle and economic development of Singapore’s urban center.
Delivering Progress through Innovation at Well 12A
Bioremediation, Environment, Federal Government, North America, United States
The triple treatment remedial approach at the Commencement Bay–South Tacoma Channel Well 12A Superfund site established a contaminant mass discharge reduction goal of 90 percent, with the technologies integrated to maximize synergy and overall treatment performance.
Making a High-Speed Connection in Germany
Transportation, Europe, Germany, Government
The high-profile Stuttgart-Ulm rail project is connecting Southern Germany to other major European cities. This project will bring a new level of rail service to Germany, provide better access throughout Europe, and drive economic and cultural growth for the Stuttgart metropolitan area.
Making Every Drop Count
Water, Government, Middle East/Africa, Sustainability, Integrated Resources Management
The RIAL program has helped Jordan meet water use challenges with a series of projects to reuse wastewater. Addressing agricultural, industrial, and urban needs, efforts advanced Jordan toward its goal of 100-percent water reuse to protect water supply, public and environmental health and socioeconomic development.