Enhancing Stormwater Infrastructure with Asset Management in Columbia, S.C.

Woolpert’s Hal Clarkson and Trevor Gauron published this outstanding article in APWA Reporter magazine this month detailing how South Carolina’s capital city has implemented an asset management program to support and safeguard its comprehensive investment in stormwater improvements across Columbia.

“We can now identify areas in our system that we know will need additional attention in the next couple of decades,” said Frances Bryan, PE, assistant city engineer at the Columbia Department of Engineering. “We can also identify areas in our system that are in good shape and won’t need significant attention in the next several years.”

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