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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 part of this extraordinary program. D&B’s NYCHA Resiliency Team is proud to provide an update […]



 

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 Conference (LIWC) Young Water Professionals Committee. The LIWC is an alliance of 50 public and […]



 

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 explosion. Its avowed purpose is to provide and maintain an adequate and safe water supply. […]



 

D&B Wins Orange and Rockland Utilities Award

Posted on March 6, 2017

Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (ORU) delivers energy to customers in seven counties in New York and northern New Jersey. ORU serves over 300,000 electric customers and over 130,000 natural gas customers and is wholly owned by Con Edison, Inc. D&B recently received a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with ORU for what they term, “Subject […]



 

D&B Gives AWWA Workshop

Posted on March 2, 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 credits and professional development hours for operators and engineers respectively.



 

D&B Staff Receive Hazardous Waste & Safety Training

Posted on February 10, 2017

On February 10th, D&B held its 8-hour HAZWOPER Refresher Training. Conducted by Emilcott and was attended by most of the hazardous waste and safety staff. The training was both informative and interactive for all who had attended. In addition, Emilcott also conducted annual respirator fit test for applicable staff. The training was coordinated and supervised […]



 

NYWEA Holds Winter Meeting

Posted on February 8, 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 water quality management through science, education and training. D&B has supported NYWEA initiatives and has […]