What You Need to Know About the NPDES General Permit

Posted by on Feb 23, 2016
What You Need to Know About the NPDES General Permit

The Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) has different programs it manages such as Air, Coastal, Waste/Remediation and Water. At Sain, we’re typically only tasked with acquiring a permit for the discharge of stormwater runoff into state waters during construction activities.

Why You Need to Worry About Wastewater Management

Posted by on Apr 1, 2014

I’m working on a project right now for a client who’s developing an industrial operations center for 120 employees. The client purchased the site for a really great price, but as with any deal like that, there was a catch – there were no utilities at the site when the client purchased it. Utilities had to be extended to the site, including sanitary sewer or wastewater services. The client is currently navigating through the process of getting cooperation from the local sewer authority, but they don’t know yet if they’re going to be successful in getting the administrators of this system to extend the sewer lines to them.

USDA rural development and application process

Posted by on May 22, 2012
USDA rural development and application process

In order to successfully promote projects and secure funding for wastewater projects with the USDA, it’s important to understand the history and purpose of the USDA Rural Development Administration.

USDA funding for wastewater projects

Posted by on May 15, 2012

We have all heard stories of how the current economy has taken its toll on business in Alabama, and quite often I find myself talking about the “good old days” when my biggest problem was figuring out how to manage so many projects.