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  • Upcoming Conferences

      January 11-13 SD Society of Professional Land Surveyors Annual Convention – Sioux Falls, SD January 10-12 SD Rural Water Annual Technical Conference – Pierre, SD Presentation: What's the Right SCADA Solution for Your System, Damon Chmela, AE2S Electrical / I&C Division Manager... Continue Reading →

  • Employee Spotlight: Zach Magdol, PE, Operations Manager

    A lifelong love of rivers, lakes, and the ocean combined with a fascination with how those natural systems work and how the built environment impacts them led Zach Magdol, PE, to the engineering profession. As the Operations Manager of the... Continue Reading →

  • Employee Spotlight: Ryan Grubb, PE, Operations Manager

    Based on the number of engineers in his family, it appears Ryan Grubb, PE was destined to become one. The Tioga, North Dakota native is one of five close relatives who share the profession. “Although my dad was a banker,... Continue Reading →

  • Request to Halt Litigation Over Lead and Copper Rule Revisions

    In mid-December, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) asked the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to halt litigation over the Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (LCRR) in the case of Newburgh Clean Water Project v. U.S. EPA. The case was filed in January 2021 and includes the following parties: Read More

  • Guidance Issued to States to Reduce PFAS Pollution

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) recently released a memorandum to States that provides direction on how to use the nation’s clean water permitting program to protect against per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The guidance outlines how States can monitor for PFAS discharges and take steps to reduce them where they are detected, which is Read More

  • Final List of Drinking Water Contaminants Announced for Potential Regulatory Consideration

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) published the Final Fifth Drinking Water Contaminant Candidate List (CCL 5), which will serve as the basis for USEPA’s regulatory considerations over the next five-year cycle under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). This update includes a substantial expansion of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). In addition to a Read More