Storm in a Teacup

Ecological Infrastructure for Smart Stormwater Management

As climate change appears to be speeding up, handling stormwater engineering intelligently and efficiently is a growing civil priority to ensure the safety of all. That means channeling water run-off successfully and cleaning it well before releasing it into the natural environment.

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