The US aging infrastructure has been affecting the American lives for many years now. The country’s infrastructure is crumbling and the government must act fast. The USA infrastructure at the Federal level received a D+ rating from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) on a scale of A through F. This is the same grade it got in 2013. Yes, the US … [Read More...] about What Are the Risks of the US Aging Infrastructure
Halloween season already came to pass but issues in US infrastructure still remain to haunt us. The aging public utilities have long been an issue and a challenging infrastructure asset management hurdle. If you are not too worried about the current state of US infrastructure, maybe you will start showing concern when you discover the age of the oldest working … [Read More...] about What the Oldest Working Public Utilities in the US Tell Us
A national infrastructure asset management plan done right makes the economy more productive. Building infrastructure means generating jobs. It also means better and safer road access, cleaner water and extensive water accessibility, more organized stable electrical supplies, and a well-improved lifestyle for the public. The benefits are undeniably there, but … [Read More...] about Is the US Infrastructure Plan Taking a Back Step?
Have you ever wondered what are finished storage water tanks for? Does the water they hold safe to drink? Yes, it’s that big water container that you see in your … [Read More...] about Finished Water Storage Infrastructure, Its Purpose and Management
At least a million miles of pipes distribute America’s drinking water. Many of them were installed in the early to the mid-20th century with a lifespan of 75 to 100 … [Read More...] about Achieving Infrastructure Management Sustainability of Aging Water Utilities USA
Have you ever wondered how our towns and cities are coping with wastewater? Imagine the volume of liquid waste coming from households, factories, and other … [Read More...] about Why Infrastructure Management Planning is Needed for Wastewater System Maintenance
Information Technology changed the way we lived. Before, we only have the reality on the ground, and the means of communication and connection with other people of … [Read More...] about Enhancing Infrastructure Management through Digital Applications