• Water Talk: How to improve clean water quality with new UDF functionalities

    We’re proud of our Water Talks, especially when new experts on the scene have an opportunity to share their industry insights. Software engineers Youssef Al Fahham, Nathan Gerdts, and Susana Betts took the main stage of Zoom recently to share how water experts can improve water quality in their community with new UDF functionalities inside […]

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    FSR vs FEH: Which rainfall theory should I use?

    Which rainfall theory should I use when designing and simulating drainage networks for the UK – FSR or FEH? At the support desk for InfoDrainage, we frequently hear this question. For drainage designs to be valid, they have to meet the no-surcharge, no-flood criteria. Pipes have to be sized adequately and effective storage solutions need to be […]

  • Upcoming Water Talk: InfoWater Pro’s new unidirectional flushing functionality

    If you’ve ever unscrewed your bathroom faucet’s aerator screen to clean out hard water sediment deposits, you know that simply pulling it out, turning it around, and rinsing it under water does wonders. What a difference approaching the problem from a different angle makes. So it goes with all manner of pipes. Moving away from […]

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    MIT Webinar: Building community resilience by reducing sewer overflows and improving flood management 

    For 92% of the world, the highest extreme climate risk comes from precipitation-related events, with most of those driven by rain. If those numbers sound dire, they don’t brighten up when you factor in the infrastructure decline in the US. Thankfully, there are academic voices doing the difficult work of highlighting the challenges and coming […]

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    Water Talk: how to develop innovative emergency response plans

    We host a new Water Talk every fortnight, and it was a relief to take a break from talking for a change and let our friend Susan Knepper from OHM Advisors tell their story during this most recent one. She went over past emergency scenarios and how the folks at OHM Advisors responded. It was […]

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    Congressional letter emphasizes the importance of digital water 

    Recently, Representative Diana DeGette (CO-01), joined by Representatives Yvette Clarke (NY-09), Anne McLane Kuster (NH-02), Stephen Lynch (MA-08), Chris Pappas (NH-01), and Paul Tonko (NY-20) sent a strong statement to EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan emphasizing the importance of adopting forward-thinking digital technologies in the implementation of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s water investments. The letter […]

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    Upcoming Water Talk: innovative emergency response plans

    Service disruptions are inevitable, but with the right technology and strategic planning, cities can prepare for these disruptions. We’ll be talking about a great example of a city that’s doing just that with Susan Knepper of OHM Advisors. She’ll be chatting with Autodesk’s own Tim Medearis to explore innovative examples of water officials using InfoWater […]

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    US water infrastructure needs new policies to match new technology

    Colby Manwaring recently sat down with Todd Danielson, Informed Infrastructure‘s editorial director to talk about how important it is for water industry thought leaders to explain the potential of digital twin technologies to US policymakers who are currently fleshing out the way new funds will be used to shore up the nation’s water policies. As […]

  • Develop your capital and O&M plans with the latest Info360 Asset

    Do you have trouble getting institutional buy-in for getting funds approved for your capital improvement plans or managing operations and maintenance (O&M) budgets effectively? We know that capital planners and O&M managers would like more tools to help visualize the justification of asset interventions they’re proposing. Today, we’re releasing a new update to Info360 Asset […]

  • Water Talk: How the new decision trees in Info360 Asset can help your capital planning process

    We’ve been hard at work on new functionality in Info360 Asset, and we showed off how it works in our most recent Water Talk. We talk about how this feature – and a few others in this latest update – can help you make smarter capital planning decisions. Decision trees are a great tool to […]