Category: Industry News

D&B Gives AWWA Workshop

Posted on April 7, 2017

On March 2nd, Stephen Laun, D&B Water Supply Division, gave a six hour presentation on Hydraulics to a group of engineers and water operators. The workshop was sponsored by the American Water Works Association (AWWA). The workshop provided continuing operator… Read more

NYCHA Selects D&B for E-Builder Award

Posted on April 7, 2017

As a result of the damage caused by Superstorm Sandy, NYCHA is faced with a massive reconstruction and renovation work effort. In fact, the NYCHA received the largest FEMA grant, $3,000,000,000, to aid the Sandy recovery and rebuilding effort. In… Read more

ACI Certification for D&Ber

Posted on April 7, 2017

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has issued a Certification of Course Completion for ACI Grade 1 Field Testing Technician to Vincent Salanitro. The ACI Certification program is sponsored by the New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Inc. Vincent joined… Read more

NYCHA’s D&B Resiliency Team Summary

Posted on April 7, 2017

One of D&B’s most prestigious clients is the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). NYCHA provides an invaluable benefit to thousands of families in NYC through the availability of clean, safe, and affordable housing. We feel privileged to be a… Read more

Port Washington Water District Hosts Young Water Professionals

Posted on March 28, 2017

On Wednesday, March 8th Stephen Laun, Project Engineer for D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C. led a tour of the Port Washington Water District Bar Beach water production and treatment facility. This tour was a part of the Long Island Water… Read more

NYWEANYWEA Holds Winter Meeting

Posted on March 6, 2017

The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) held its 89th Annual Winter Meeting in New York City. The meeting was hosted by the Marriott Marquis from February 5th through February 8th. The mission of NYWEA is to promote sustainable clean… Read more

Long Island Water Conference (LIWC)Long Island Water Conference Competition

Posted on March 6, 2017

The motto “Dedicated to a pure and plentiful water supply”, tells the story of the Long Island Water Conference. The group was founded in 1951 when Long Island began to feel the full impact of post World War II population… Read more

backup_generatorNYCDEP Rules for Emission Testing of Generators

Posted on September 9, 2016

All Generators with an output of 40-kw or more must pass a stack test or smoke test The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) is proposing new rules that establish requirements for stack tests and smoke tests to… Read more

rodman3Mitigating the Environmental Effects of Firing Ranges Leads to Another Excellent Performance Rating for D&B

Posted on August 9, 2016

D&B and our partner Metals Treatment Technologies, LLC (MT2) recently received a performance rating of excellent from the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) for our ongoing work at the New York Police Department (NYPD) Rodman’s Neck Outdoor… Read more

image source: SiemensUnderstanding the Benefits of Microgrids

Posted on July 26, 2016

Working under a New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) grant program, D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C. (D&B) is in the process of analyzing the feasibility of constructing microgrids for three Suffolk County communities including the Village of… Read more