The 2023 Ohio Stormwater Conference offers a unique opportunity to directly interact with over 1000 representatives from many organizations, all of whom have a direct interest in stormwater quality issues and technologies.
ABT Inc.: ABT designs and manufactures some of the most extensive, reliable, and versatile lines of channel drains, grates, and water management products and solutions in the industry. So, if you’re an engineer or designer and need performance-based specifications and details for your project, we can help.
ACO, Inc.: ACO understands the importance of taking care of natural resources and is committed to environmental protection, the creation and maintenance of infrastructures, and safety in industry, commerce and transport. ACO products are designed and manufacture with the believe that the company positively impacts the use of one of earth’s greatest resource, water.
ADS: At Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS), we develop state-of-the-art products and services that help solve storm water management and sanitary sewer challenges, while setting industry-wide standards for quality, durability and performance.
Advanced Rehabilitation Technology: Advanced Rehabilitation Technology specializes in the repair and rehabilitation of Storm and Wastewater structures such as Catch Basins, Culverts and Manholes.
American Excelsior Company: AEC’s facilities are equipped with the latest technology and equipment to guarantee quality production of a wide variety of wood fiber excelsior and straw products, foam cushioning, and engineered and molded foam specialty products. Our high caliber logistics team ensures timely delivery and distribution operations to meet customer needs and maximize efficiency, while a dedicated sales force remains focused on refining and delivering solutions to a broad range of businesses and customers worldwide.
Anser Advisory: Anser Advisory is a national firm specializing in capital program advisory and consulting services, including strategy, funding, process, organization preparedness, as well as project, program, and agency construction management and controls. Anser services cover the capital development cycle from pre-planning through construction and close-out across a wide range of end markets. Anser’s local team of construction management and inspection experts have worked with some of the regions largest public agencies as well as small municipalities and utility/public works groups, enabling a holistic perspective for funding, compliance, community relations, and public domain considerations.
Applied Polymer Systems: Applied Polymer Systems (APS) uses an innovative approach for the performance optimization of polymer applications. Unlike conventional techniques that tend to only “get close”, APS precisely matches the correct polymer to the desired application. Results are increased performance and reduced cost.
AQUA DOC: AQUA DOC is a family-owned lake and pond management company dedicated to keeping lakes and ponds beautiful. Celebrating over 35 years in business, AQUA DOC is fully staffed with biologists, licensed aquatic specialists and experts in fountain and aeration technology.Your AQUA DOC Team’s passion is aquatics. We love water. It is our sole focus and priority. Because of this focus, AQUA DOC is a leader in the Buckeye State and beyond, providing a range of services no other firm is capable of providing.
Atlas Technical: Atlas provides professional testing, inspection, engineering, environmental and consulting services from more than 100 locations nationwide. We deliver solutions to both public and private sector clients in the transportation, commercial, water, government, education and industrial markets. With a legacy of providing consistent quality and results, Atlas creates a better experience at every stage of an infrastructure project. We connect the best experts in the industry to deliver value from concept to completion and beyond. This means doing everything our clients expect and then raising the expectations in a way that only our people can.
Baughman Tile: With over 130 years of experience and five generations of devotion, Baughman Tile Company has advanced into the company it is today. By continually expanding and improving, Baughman Tile is capable of producing over 6 million feet of corrugated pipe every week, selling their product under the Poly-Drain®, Poly Smooth-Line®, Poly 3-Wall®, PolyCap® and PolyVac® tradenames. The company continues to strive for quality and versatility in the product line and is dedicated to creating solutions to meet the growing needs of their customers.
Biohabitats, Inc.: Since the mid-90s, Biohabitats has been helping communities in Ohio and throughout the Great Lakes to improve water quality, increase wildlife habitat, restore degraded ecosystems, and facilitate educational opportunities through ecological restoration, conservation planning, and regenerative initiatives that are scientifically sound, realistic to implement and cost effective to manage. An environmental design and consulting firm, Biohabitats operates a Great Lakes Bioregion office in Cleveland.
Best Management Products, Inc.: BMP, Inc. makes the SNOUT®, Turbo Plate®, Bio-Skirt® and Stainless TrashScreen™ to help improve stormwater quality in the urbanized environment. Our designs focus on trash, sediment, floatables, gross-solids, and hydrocarbon removals. Since 1999 BMP has over 100,000 installations and all products are made in the USA.
BL Companies: BL Companies is a leader in delivering high-quality, integrated architecture, engineering, environmental, land surveying and consulting services in the public and private sectors for land development, building design and infrastructure projects. Historically listed in the Top 500 Design Firms in the country by Engineering News Record, and in business for over 35 years, we have worked with integrity and delivered excellence through creativity, expertise and dedication. Our employee-owners strive to cultivate long lasting relationships with our clients and partners by providing services and resources that achieve successful project delivery. BL Companies is proud to be employee-owned and client driven.
Brandstetter Carroll, Inc.: Since 1979, Brandstetter Carroll Inc. has been proud to be part of so many extraordinary projects throughout the United States. On a daily basis, our clients expect the firm’s professional Architects, Engineers, and Planners to utilize their training and creativity in improving the quality of life within their communities through innovative design. We encourage you to join the culture of our firm and to experience the many success stories that have helped our organization evolve from a firm of two friends and business partners to a national Architectural and Engineering firm.
CDM Smith: We are engineering and construction professionals delivering legendary service, smart solutions for the environment and infrastructure, and an unmatched experience for our clients and employees. We deliver integrated solutions across water, transportation, environment and energy & facilities. We apply technical excellence and unmatched client service to deliver integrated and complete solutions. We believe responsiveness is the foundation of serving our clients. Listening to their needs, thinking about the right solution for the unique situation, and delivering high-quality results are our passion and commitment. By staying true to this commitment for more than 70 years, we’ve forged tremendous, long-standing relationships. We truly care about our clients. We take on their challenges as our own. And we deliver success by focusing on a single goal: providing a legendary client experience every time. We are proud to serve a variety of clients. We have a long history working with municipalities and state agencies, the Federal Government and the private, industrial sector. Whoever we are partnering with, we work with integrity and an unwavering commitment to ethical standards. We are pouring all our ingenuity and resources into taking on the biggest challenges our clients face. We’re investing in R&D to make breakthroughs, technology to build powerful new tools, and attracting the brightest minds to our team.
Civil & Environmental Consultants, inc.: Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. is an engineering and environmental consulting firm with more than 1,300 team members and 31 offices nationwide. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, CEC is consistently ranked among the top firms on Engineering News-Record’s annual lists of the Top Design Firms and Top Environmental Firms.
Contech Engineered Solutions: Contech provides innovative, cost-effective site solutions to engineers, contractors, and developers on projects across North America. Our portfolio includes bridges, drainage, erosion control, retaining wall, sanitary sewer, and stormwater management products. Supporting every aspect of your project, our extensive network of local experts are here to help, providing agency and regulatory guidance, engineering calculations, site-specific drawings, solution development, cost estimates and installation support. We look forward to working with you on your next project.
Coyle SWPPP Professionals: At Coyle SWPPP Professionals, we provide creative solutions to storm water and erosion challenges by applying innovative engineering principles and cost-effective construction services. We approach every challenge in a manner consistent with client needs and budget. We partner with you to develop a SWPPP design that will not only ensure you meet all local and state regulations, but will also save you time and money.All of our SWPPP designs are certified by Professional Engineers (PE) that are Certified Professionals in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC). This is required by the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) under Supplemental Specification 832 – Temporary Sediment and Erosion Control.
CTL Engineering, Inc.: CTL Engineering is a full-service engineering and environmental consulting firm that specializes in all aspects of environmental permitting, inspection, and storm water compliance monitoring. The environmental and construction management staff at CTL are professionally certified scientists and industry experts with innovative and proven experience for client success in all types of construction industries across the nation.
ECT: ECT provides environmental and sustainability consulting solutions to address the complex needs of industry, government, stakeholders, and communities nationwide. With professionals in more than 22 states, ECT specializes in natural resources, ecosystem restoration, remediation, water resource initiatives, and sustainability programs requiring cutting-edge technologies, effective permitting strategies, and responsive project management.
Envirolok: Envirolok is a fully engineered geobag system designed for permanent vegetative stabilization of slopes, waterways and shorelines. Our non-woven geotextile bags permanently encapsulate soil for maximized stability. The unique spike system provides shear strength as well as connection for advanced reinforcement systems such as geogrid or earth anchors. Once installed, Envirolok can be vegetated through hydroseeding, live plantings or sod. With its strength, resilience and beauty, Envirolok is a great alternative to hard armoring or can be blended with stone or concrete block for a more sustainable and habitat-friendly solution. Envirolok is simple, no extensive footings or engineered backfill. Minimal excavation allows easy construction with minimal impact to the land. Simply install and add vegetation for permanent solution to stabilization of slopes, streambanks, shorelines, water channels and more.
Enviropod: Enviropod International solves stormwater pollution problems around the globe and we are proud that our catch basin insert filter is now available across North America. Established in 1996, the company is a leader in the development of stormwater inlet filter technologies. A quarter-century of experience, smart design and engineering, investment in research and development, and constant innovation has led to our products becoming award-winning solutions to solve the global storm water trash problem and prevent marine plastic pollution.
Environmental Design Group: Since 1984, Environmental Design Group (EDG) has made a lasting community impact that markedly improves the well-being of people and communities. EDG stands as a positive force, providing professional planning, environmental design, and engineering services to shape, define, utilize, conserve, and restore land and water resources.
Enviroscience: EnviroScience, Inc. is a team of over 100 expert biologists, commercial divers, environmental scientists, and environmental engineers headquartered in Ohio, with additional offices in Nashville, Tennessee; Richmond, Virginia; Morgantown, West Virginia; Asheville, North Carolina; and Akron, Ohio. Since 1989, EnviroScience has provided expert technical services to help our clients meet their environmental design and regulatory requirements. Because of our team’s diverse professional background, we are able to provide comprehensive in-house services and an integrated approach to solving environmental challenges, saving clients time, reducing costs, and ensuring high-quality work products.
Ernst Conservation Seeds: At Ernst Conservation Seeds, we grow, process, and sell hundreds of species of native and naturalized seeds and live plant materials for ecological restoration, sustainable landscaping, reclamation, wetlands, and natural resources conservation. Native plants are vitally important to ecological restoration, and are increasingly seen as the best choice for use in almost every scenario. Our steadfast commitment to understanding our customers’ needs and advising them on the best solutions has been at the heart of our mission for over fifty years.
Eurofins TestAmerica: Eurofins TestAmerica provides our clients innovative technical expertise and comprehensive analytical testing services. Through continued investment in people, technology, capital equipment and infrastructure, Eurofins TestAmerica is well positioned to support clients in both the public and private sector. Whether it is the Department of Defense, Department of Energy, Industry or the consulting and engineering firms that support them, Eurofins TestAmerica has unique and innovative solutions to address the most challenging opportunities. Specialty services include emerging contaminants (PFAS, 1,4-Dioxane and others); dioxins; explosives; specialty organics; air (source/ambient/indoor) and water quality (drinking/surface/groundwater) monitoring; emergency response, decommissioning, sediment and tissue program support; industrial hygiene; aquatic toxicity; desalination; radiochemistry and mixed waste testing; state-specific UST methods; treatability studies and many others.
EJ Prescott: Everett J. Prescott, Inc. was founded in 1955 in Gardiner, Maine. As the first waterworks distributor north of Massachusetts, we offered water-main tapping and installation, and underground boring. As Team EJP continues to grow and expand we pledge to continue providing the industry’s finest water, wastewater and stormwater products, backed by our exceptional level of service. The Prescott Companies pledge to provide customers and vendors quality service and innovative technology through the creative talents and abilities of our employees. We recognize that safeguarding the health and welfare of employees must be stressed strongly. It is our policy to subscribe to sound operating practices that will result in safe working conditions and efficiency of operations.
Ferguson Waterworks: Ferguson Waterworks is an emerging presence in the innovative green infrastructure space for urban settings. Ferguson and our extremely talented employees bring years of experience in the innovative stormwater solutions space and collaborate and partner with civil engineers, landscape architects, municipalities and watershed organizations helping solve stormwater challenges. We have built a comprehensive suite of innovative stormwater solutions designed to address some of the key challenges in urban GSI projects – lack of space, need for better performance, palatable maintenance costs to name a few.
Flexamat: Flexamat® is a permanent erosion control mat that is used to stabilize channels, stream banks, riverbanks, canals, inlet/outlets, spillways, and shorelines. Flexamat® allows native vegetation growth within the matting while remaining as a permanent armor against erosion. The mat is comprised of 5000 PSI concrete blocks, embedded into a high strength geogrid. Flexamat® is packaged in rolls. Various roll widths are available, as well as custom lengths. Un-vegetated hydraulic capabilities: *24+ psf and 19+ ft/sec. *ASTM D 6460 – 30% channel testing over Sandy Loam.
GetFods: FODS Trackout Control Mats replace ineffective and costly traditional rock stabilized construction entrances / CalTrans TC-1, saving you valuable time and money. Our proprietary mat design works to effectively remove mud and sediment from your vehicle tires without damaging the tire or the ground’s surface. We provide the only durable, reusable, and environmentally friendly trackout control system currently available on the market. FODS Trackout Control Mats are 100% Made in the USA and are reusable and recyclable.
GeoShack: GeoShack, Inc. is North America’s largest dealer of positioning, leveling, alignment, measurement, guidance and grade control solutions to the Construction, Survey, Agricultural, Landfill, Mining, Aggregate, and Industrial markets.
GEI Consultants: GEI has performed stormwater management services for construction, remediation, and site development projects, and permitting and monitoring of facilities and discharges for more than 50 years. Our stormwater management experience includes:
· Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs).
· Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures Plans (SPCCs).
· Applications for Phase II National Pollutant Discharge and Elimination System (NPDES) Permits and NPDES Permit Exclusions.
· Surface drainage and runoff analysis.
· Design of erosion control and temporary detention basins for construction.
· Groundwater modeling for permitting of water discharge systems and impoundments.
· Water quality sampling during storm events and dye tracer testing.
GrassWorx InstaTurf: Why wait months or even years for full vegetation establishment in order to attain maximum high-performance erosion protection? Patent pending InstaTurf® Soft Armor ShearForce™ products are immediately effective soft armor alternatives to rock riprap and other hard armor systems for permanent erosion protection.
HZW Environmental Consultants, LLC.: HZW Environmental Consultants, LLC (HZW) is a full-service environmental consulting firm and is recognized as one of the leading providers of quality environmental consulting services in Ohio. HZW is recognized as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) by ODOT, an Encouraging Diversity and Growth Enterprise (EDGE) firm with the state of Ohio and a Woman Business Entity (WBE) by the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District. In addition, HZW is recognized as a Female Business Enterprise (FBE) by City of Cleveland, and a DBE and Small Business Enterprise (SBE) with Cuyahoga County. We have offices in Mentor, Akron and Cleveland. HZW’s professional services may be grouped into four separate areas: Geological Services, Industrial Hygiene Services, Wetlands and Ecological Services, and Environmental and Safety Services for Industry.
Indiana Kentucky Ohio Concrete Pipe Association: The Indiana Kentucky Ohio Concrete Pipe Association (IKO), Ohio Chapter is a self-directed trade association focused on advancing the use of precast concrete structures for drainage, sanitary & storm sewers, small span bridges, and trenchless tunnel applications.
K.E. McCartney & Associates, Inc.: K.E. McCartney & Associates, Inc. (KEM) has been engineering infrastructure solutions since 1978. Over this period, a heavy emphasis has been placed on Stormwater, water/wastewater collection and treatment, transportation planning and design, grant coordination, construction administration and observation, , site development, land planning, and the full spectrum of surveying services including 3D scanning and GIS mapping. KEM also offers right of way planning and acquisition services and sanitary sewer evaluation studies including CCTV pipe inspection and flow monitoring. Our mission is to provide quality civil engineering and surveying services that exceed client expectations by prioritizing clear communication during project development. Lead the profession by offering innovative solutions, staying on top of technological advancements and investing in the continuing education of our staff. Make the communities we work in safer and address the evolving environmental needs of our society.
Keramida: Our engineers, scientists, and planners provide comprehensive sustainability & climate, environmental, health & safety, remediation, and training services for clients worldwide. With offices and professionals in California, NYC, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, and Washington we serve as trusted advisors and problem-solvers for our private and public sector clients. KERAMIDA is a WBENC-Certified Woman-Owned Business.
Koontz Bryant Johnson Williams: Koontz Bryant Johnson Williams (KBJW) has served as a leading civil engineering, environmental, geotechnical, and survey firm in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions for over 30 years. KBJW’s experienced consultants in Dayton, Ohio provides comprehensive storm water management services, including site design, SWPPP, SPCC plans, NPDES permitting, and environmental compliance monitoring.
Maccaferri Inc.: Our experience in hydraulic solutions began in the 1890s when we provided the emergency repairs to a breach in the dam at Casalecchio di Reno which controlled the water supply in Bologna, Italy. With our specialist knowledge and comprehensive product range, we offer clients a graded, logical range of hydraulic erosion techniques from soil bio-engineering solutions to robust high-energy structures. Wherever your hydraulic erosion challenges exists, our highly knowledgeable engineers are ready to assist you in your project needs.
Meredith Brothers, Inc.: The premier civil engineered solution company in the Midwest. Since 1982 we have provided the best solutions for your site specific issues. By aligning ourselves with the world’s biggest and best manufacturers, we are able to offer cutting edge technologies and local representation by product engineers with worldwide experience.
MS Consultants:As an award-winning engineering, architecture, planning, and environmental consulting firm, we offer comprehensive and innovative solutions for public and private clients. Our ten offices located within Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, and West Virginia meet local and national needs with teams of experts in their respective fields.
National Gunite: National Gunite provides trenchless repair of sewers and storm culverts using sprayed on concrete with steel reinforcement. The finished job restores the structural integrity of the pipe for decades of future use at a fraction of the cost of installing new pipe.
NDS: NDS® offers a broad range of high-quality and durable solutions for any size problem or project. Engineered for easy installation, NDS offers solutions compatible with your existing site along with the support to help make your project a success.
OPN Seed: OPN Seed has been in business producing native seed since 1998. We provide high-quality native seed and offer custom mix design, consultations and report writing. We have seed mixes to meet a variety of habitats including stormwater basins, wetlands, bioswales, reforestation sites, stream restoration sites, floodplains, upland prairies and more. OPN Seed works with engineers, landscape architects, government officials, excavation companies, environmental consultants, landscapers and more to develop, design, and provide seed mixes to implement projects big and small. We work on projects from a few hundred square feet to hundreds of acres. We pride ourselves on providing our clients with high-quality products, impeccable attention to details and excellent customer service.
OTT HydroMet: We deliver superior customer outcomes by providing decision-makers with vital insights they trust.
Our exceptional technical expertise and solutions seamlessly integrate hardware, software, and services across an unmatched range of environmental monitoring applications.
Red Barn Group, Inc.: Red Barn is a full-service civil engineering, construction management, and environmental firm focusing on bringing the right team together. Our core services of construction management, environmental permitting, water resource engineering, and civil design complement each other and work in tandem to give us a comprehensive understanding of each project’s environmental and design issues. We bring together highly trained engineers, scientists, inspectors and construction managers to every project and market sector we serve. Our drainage team provides plans and reports to municipalities, architects, developers, and homeowners. We have worked in a variety of environments – ranging from flash flooding areas to sensitive ecological zones – obtaining more than 400 drainage permits in five years, so we understand the need for analysis of different codes for different regions of the United States. We look forward to being your team for success on your next project.
Renewed Outdoors, LLC.: Renewed Outdoors, LLC is a rapidly growing NW Ohio based company that provides quality materials to suit your SWPPP! We offer specialty seed blends, erosion and sediment control materials, and hydro-mulching supplies. We manufacture our own topsoil blends, compost, mulch, and filter socks to offer our clients a cost advantage. Our knowledgeable staff can assist in finding the perfect products for municipalities, excavation teams, construction projects, landscape crews, and many more!
Roundstone Native Seed, LLC: Roundstone Native Seed has been growing and supplying high quality regionally adapted Native Seeds to the eastern United States for over 20 years. We are farmers and conservationists and have grown from a small family-owned business to one of the largest seed providers in the United States. Our success can be attributed to our commitment to clean high quality seed, development of Ecotypes adapted to each region we serve, and an experienced and knowledgeable staff dedicated to friendly and helpful service. We focus on quality and service because every success we bring our customers is a living demonstration and an incentive for others to use natives.
Rymar Waterworks Innovations: Rymar Waterworks Innovations is the manufacturer of the Marlee Float Skimmer and the Versa-Wattle. The Marlee Float Skimmer is used in sediment basins to meet surface withdrawal requirements. It is constructed of HDPE for more durability and UV-Resistance than PVC skimmers and its unique design reduces clogging.
S&ME: S&ME delivers engineering, design, planning, environmental, and construction services for the built environment. Founded in 1973, we have grown to an 1100-person corporation operating from 35 offices across the US. S&ME is owned by its employees who remain faithful to our core values of safety, quality, honesty and integrity. We believe engineering and technical services must be directed by professionals with relevant experience, so we build our teams to fit projects. Our goal is to provide practical solutions to our clients’ infrastructure, development and environmental challenges. We care about our clients and devote our abundant resources and technical expertise to helping them safely and efficiently meet their objectives.
Straughan Environmental, Inc.: Founded in 1995, Straughan Environmental, Inc. has grown into a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental firm. Our incredibly talented and passionate team of engineers, planners, and scientists believe in a better process to achieve project development goals while protecting the environment. With a mission to advance sustainable and resilient communities, we provide analysis, planning, engineering, and construction management services to provide better outcomes for the environments and communities that we serve.
Sweeping Corp of America: o Being the industry leader, we offer 43 strategic locations and growing, covering 19 states, (AL, CA, DE, FL, GA, IN, LA, MD, MI, MS, NC, NJ, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV), with more than 1,000 professional employees, and a 800+ unit truck fleet. SCA is committed to providing Departments of Transportation (DOTs), municipalities, businesses, communities, and more with environmental solutions designed to reduce stormwater and air pollution, among other things. Our expansive service footprint, flexibility and experience, as well as our focus on safety and technology, positions SCA to be the premier choice for all your Power Sweeping and JetVac requirements.
V3: V3 Companies is a multidisciplinary firm offering civil engineering, contracting, environmental, planning, landscape architecture and surveying services. Our focused customer services model allows our clients to tap into all of our capabilities and expertise through a single point of contact, improving project execution and communication across all disciplines. Services include: Construction Engineering, Highways & Traffic, Railroads, Structural, Water Resources, Wetlands & Ecology, Landscape Architecture, Sustainable Design & Consulting, Geosciences, Environmental, Site Civil, Municipal Consulting, Planning, Surveying, and Contracting & Construction Management.
Verdantas: In 2020, we started with a vision to build a consulting company focused on our environment – making the world a better place. We then began to bring together consulting companies that all shared this common focus for a better world and put people first. Each entity that joins contributes its engineering, planning, science and technical expertise to create One Great Company to solve complex problems.