Wellinghoff Departs FERC

July 2013, Vol. 68, No. 7

There probably will be neither tears nor jeers from the pipeline community over the departure of FERC Chairman Jon Wellinghoff. He announced his exit in late May and is staying on until President Obama nominates…

HDD Specs Developed For Ohio DOT

March 2013, Vol. 68 No. 3

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is reviewing a draft of a proposed Standard Specification for Horizontal Directional Drilling which would ensure quality trenchless installations of underground pipelines and conduits.

Water Infrastructure Initiatives Afoot

March 2013, Vol. 68 No. 3

Separate regulatory and legislative developments could affect local government ability to afford water infrastructure projects. The Environmental Protection Agency is considering revisions to the agency’s 1997 financial capability guidelines which dictate how hard the agency…