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Tank Alternatives

What is a tank? A tank is a storage facility for fluids, either liquid or gas. Civil Engineers often refer to liquid storage structures in distribution systems as reservoirs. Where
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Getting to the Source of Surface Water and Groundwater

Surface water and groundwater are essentially the same resource, but they are found in different locations across the Earth. Surface water is located on the surface of the Earth, such
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Beyond 3-D: A Breakdown of Dimensions

Building Information Modeling software is an essential step in designing engineering projects for our public and private clients. It is a highly collaborative process that allows architects, engineers, real estate
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Safe and Simple: CIPP Rehabilitation

Cured in Place Pipe (CIPP) is a trenchless rehabilitation method used for existing and often hard to reach pipelines. It creates a jointless, seamless lining within an existing pipe by
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Crafting the Perfect Project Approach

MKN’s decades of experience in the water industry enable us to tackle complex and intricate projects with ease. Our approach to project management and delivery ensures clear communication with our
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Controlling Disinfection Byproducts

Disinfection byproducts (DBPs) are formed when disinfectants such as chlorine or ozone react with materials naturally present in water to form new chemicals such as trihalomethanes (THMs) or haloacetic acids
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Construction Plans and Specifications

Overview MKN is often hired by our clients to deliver plans and specifications for their future construction projects. These documents serve as a guideline for the bidding process and provide
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Engineering Cost Estimating

Cost estimating for engineering is a thorough and detailed process to ensure each of our clients receives an accurate estimate for their respective budgets. Estimating project costs involves monitoring and
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The Gist of GIS

A Geographic Information System (GIS) is a multi-faceted and essential component of engineering design and construction, as well as everyday life.
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The Ins and Outs of Sewer Pipe and Manhole Replacement

The rehabilitation or replacement of sewer pipes and manholes requires several considerations when planning and designing to ensure reliability and cost efficiency for each projeboy,ct. Sewer Pipes and Manholes Wastewater
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