Water Loss Audit Follow-up – Part 2 Mapping

We recently posted a “Part 1” in our discussion of Water Loss Audits that provided a brief background of the need for an Audit as well as one recommended way to increase your “score” and therefore reduce lost water! Part 2 of this discussion will focus on an indirect way to reduce lost water: mapping. […]

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Water Loss Audit Follow-up – Part 1 Metering

In 2019, the State Legislation enacted the Senate Enrolled Act 4 which requires annual water audits by all community water systems. These audits must be “Validated” by a third-party certified “Validator” every even-numbered year starting in 2020. These water audits will evaluate the Utility’s water loss and establish proactive steps to address these water loss […]

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Paoli Wastewater Improvements Groundbreaking

On May 4, 2022, the Town of Paoli, IN broke ground on its Wastewater Improvements Long Term Control Plan – Phase III Project. Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. joined Town officials as well as representatives from USDA, the State of Indiana, Indiana Bond Bank, Springs Valley Bank, and Project Contractors in visiting the town of Paoli to […]

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ACEC 2022 Engineering Excellence Awards

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Indiana has announced its 2022 Engineering Excellence Awards. This year, we are proud to announce that three (3) of our partner communities have received a State Finalist Award. Commonwealth Engineers is fortunate to continue partnering with so many communities that strive daily to demonstrate exceptional degrees of […]

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Spurgeon Sanitary Sewer System Project Groundbreaking

On April 22, 2022, the Town of Spurgeon, IN broke ground on its $6.2M Sanitary Sewer System Project. The following individuals or organizations were in attendance or represented at the event which appropriately took place on Earth Day at Jordan Memorial Park: Mr. Eric Heaton, Town Council President Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch Congressman Larry […]

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Commonwealth Cares – Earth Day Clean-up 2022

Commonwealth’s Indianapolis South Office participated in a volunteer “Clean-up” to celebrate Earth Day on April 22, 2022. Our staff appreciates what it means to work for an environmental engineering firm – that is to focus on the environment for the health and longevity of our communities. The water, stormwater, and wastewater infrastructure projects we assist […]

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Portage Interceptor Sewer Rehabilitation Project

On April 18, 2022, the City of Portage, IN broke ground on its $1.5M Sewer Rehabilitation Project. Mayor Sue Lynch, Col. Paul Culberson, Commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Chicago District, Mark Lopez, Chief of Staff for Rep. Frank Mrvan of IN 1st District, representatives from the City, Commonwealth Engineers, and Grimmer Construction, gathered to […]

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Lapel Water Utility Improvements Project

On April 12, 2022, the Town of Lapel, IN broke ground on its $4.7M Water Utility Improvements Project. Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and representatives from the Town, Commonwealth Engineers, Kleinpeter Consulting, funding agencies, and project construction companies gathered to celebrate the construction kick-off for this project with an expected date for contract completion set for […]

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Infrastructure Report Cards

Do you remember anxious moments prior to receiving your academic report cards? They served as a measure of performance as well as kept your parents in the loop and identified areas in which improvement was needed. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has developed an Infrastructure Report card. In much the same way as […]

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