Archive for April, 2023:

NRCS Assesses 20 Watershed Sites to Meet Oklahoma Dam Requirements

Posted on Monday, April 24th, 2023 by Affinis Corp
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In Oklahoma, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) had several dam sites that were constructed in the 1960’s. At that time, they were built to meet low-hazard requirements, as there was no development downstream. However, since that time, development has increased downstream, and the structures need to meet the criteria for […]

Pump Station Improvements Protect Local Industries and Residents’ Homes

Posted on Tuesday, April 11th, 2023 by Affinis Corp
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Affinis began working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Kansas City District on the CID and Armourdale Pump Station Modifications project in 2019. They had plans to raise the levees, and the existing pump station structures needed to be analyzed to determine if they could handle the additional load. To kick things off, […]