August 2016 - Torrent Resources
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Monthly Archives: August 2016

What can raise property values, reduce flooding, improve groundwater recharge, eliminate an eyesore, and bring neighbors together? A Green Alley (Street) Project! DOWNLOAD THE DIGITAL CASE STUDY TO ACCESS DETAILS & SPECIFICATIONS More specifically, the Avalon Green Alley Demonstration Project, which is one of Los Angeles’s most recent green infrastructure projects. Other such projects include: […]

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This is a special preview to our next digital case study that will be live next Wednesday, August 31. Torrent has been involved in multiple Green Alley projects in Los Angeles that help transform the city’s paved alleyways into spaces that can collect stormwater. Similar designs have been popping up in Seattle and Chicago where […]

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It’s been a few months since we picked back up with our weekly blogs and announced that the conversation about stormwater in California was changing. Here we are heading into the last couple weeks of August and that same conversation is starting to boil. Sheila Kuehl, a member of the Board of Supervisors for Los […]

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For over 44 years, Torrent Resources has offered the MaxWell®- an engineered system that has been installed in the Southwest United States more than 80,000 times. The MaxWell® is simple, effective, maintainable, and best of all, it’s second to none when it comes to recharging groundwater.  Even with decades of experience and expertise, questions about […]

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Oftentimes, stormwater regulations require retention facilities to be fully drained within 48 hours for reasons such as vector control and managing back-to-back storms, but Lennar Homes wanted the stormwater facilities at Harvest Village to drain for a much more practical purpose…they wanted to build a park and playground. Months earlier, as the home builder was […]

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