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A Piece of the Main

As many of you know I am working on an industrial project on a brownfield outside of Pittsburgh.

The goal is over the next three years to take an underutilized 260K square foot steel mill building with six gantry cranes and build a world class regional rail terminal in Aliquippa. 98 more words

The Things I Carry

New Funding To Support Ongoing Cleanup of SC Brownfields

Pictured above: Former Bell Buoy Seafood Plant is now Bay Creek Park in the Town of Edisto Beach. 

By Bryony Wardell

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the award of $300,000 in supplemental funding to the South Carolina Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) to help transform communities in South Carolina by cleaning up contaminated Brownfields properties.  397 more words


The Underappreciated Benefits of “Green” Urban Brownfields

by Dan McCabe

Sustainable urban planning aims to ensure that urban development patterns do as little ecological harm as possible, but new research suggests that conventional planning approaches neglect a significant contributor to urban environmental health. 657 more words

Ecological Restoration

Kentucky nearing century mark on brownfield property reclamations

Nearly 100 properties reclaimed in less than three years

You may not know what a “brownfield” really is, but you’ve seen them.

It’s the piece of land or old building that used to be something like a pencil factory, a gas station, an old hospital or a dry cleaner that sits empty year after year. 864 more words

Division Of Waste Management

Rail and TOD News Update

Rail Construction Update

The Rail Operations Center aka ROC is  80% complete. This complex is comprised of several buildings including the Operation Services Building (OSB), Maintenance of Way (MOW), Wheel Truing Building (WTB) and Train Wash Facility (TWF). 313 more words