The PA Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) initiated the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) program to promote greater understanding of stormwater as a valuable resource and to improve overall stormwater management practices.
The updated state and federal guidelines no longer recommend flushing stormwater into the nearest waterway or detention basin as quickly as possible. The standard mown grass storm basin may help limit localized flooding, but these traditional basins actually degrade water quality and stormwater that ...Continue Reading →
As we are quickly approaching the 15th Anniversary of September 11th, many people use this time to reflect on those lives lost during the tragic events that unfolded that day. Many find solace in visiting one of the few sights now made memorable due to those actions, while others attend local ceremonies in their area to pay respect and remember ...Continue Reading →
Peters Consultants, Inc. recently attended the Annual PSATS & PSAB Conferences held in Hershey.
PSATS – More than 4,000 township officials, exhibitors and guests participated. The conference provides township official and municipal engineers and code officials with information, services and products to help them better serve the constituents and gives them an opportunity to exchange ideas on important local issues. Heading the list of notable speakers was Governor Tom Wolf.
The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors has served the state’s 1,455 ...Continue Reading →
There are many ways you can protect yourself mosquitoes this summer season. Here are a few tips to help control mosquitoes outside your home
⦁ Install or repair and use window and door screens. Do not leave doors propped open.
⦁ Once a week, empty and scrub, turn over, cover, or throw out any items that hold water like tires, buckets, planters, toys, pools, birdbaths, flower pot saucers, or trash containers. Empty after ...
Our mission is to minimize field changes, identify and resolve problems before they become serious, and ensures that each client’s project is completed on time and built according to the approved plans and specified standards. Towards this goal, we tailor the team of experienced engineers, construction representatives and support personnel to the unique needs of each project.
Guiding projects through construction is a major facet of work within PCI. Our professional construction staff is fully trained to manage all aspects of ...Continue Reading →
National Engineers Week occurs during the week in February which encompasses George Washington’s actual birthday, February 22. It is observed by more than 70 engineering, education, and cultural societies, and more than 50 corporations and government agencies.
The purpose of National Engineers Week is to call attention to the contributions and influences that an engineer makes to society.