Want to know how Tiger Dams™ work?

Check out this infstructional video by employees of the Cedar Rapids Public Works Department demonstrating the city’s newest flood control option  — “Tiger Dams™,” orange rubber bladders that can be filled with water to provide a barrier against floodwaters.

This GazetteOnline video by Liz Martin shows the ease and speed with which the dams can be deployed.

For more info on Tiger Dams™ and how they can benefit your town or city contact us for more information.

 

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US Flood Controld Tiger Dams in Kewlona BCBy AMANDA SHORT Special to The Herald May 23, 2017

With the level in Okanagan Lake expected to continue rising this week, completion of a temporary dam system along the Penticton waterfront’s most vulnerable points could not have come sooner.

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After last years epic flooding in Kelowna and Penticton, Kelowna prepares for this years expected rise in water levels in the area due to the melting snow pack and rain fall.

BC Wildfire services set up Tiger Dams™ in preparation.

Read this article by Andrea Peacock in the Kelowna Daily Courier for more information… https://bit.ly/2ETXdky

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Tiger Dams RIMS GO BIG 2018This year the annual RIMS conference is In San Antonio, Texas.

The Risk Management Society ™, (RIMS) is a global not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world.

Tiger Dams™ will be at the conference in general to promote our product to the insurance industry as a way to minimize loss during floods.

Tiger Dams™ is a water filled bladder technology, when deployed properly, this system may be able to divert up to

100% of floodwaters. Our System can be assembled within minutes using floodwaters or any water source.

Visit us for more information at booth #2151 at the RIMS GO BIG 2018 annual conference in San Antonio.

See you there.

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From the NOAA/Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory Hurricane Research Division

In 2018 we will observe the following tropical cyclone-related anniversaries.

An amazing history of hurricanes and hurricane advancement.

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Sandbags are labour intensive, are very costly and can cause enormous environmental hazards

Tiger Dam KelownaTraditional sandbagging using a backhoe and thousands of volunteers can take days or even weeks to put up a dike to protect from oncoming floods. When the flood is over, try to find a single volunteer to remove the dirty rotting sandbags.

Sandbags hold contaminants like sewage, pollution, riverbank seepage, bacteria, bio hazards, etc. It is a federal mandate, that sandbags cannot simply be dumped in the local landfill, but must be taken away and disposed of as hazardous materials, at a great expense.

Read More…https://usfloodcontrol.com/environmentally-friendly/

Contact us  (504) 813-7303 to find out more about environmentally friendly Tiger Dams™

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Us-Flood-Control-Sewer-OverflowMany cities in older areas have combined sewer systems (sewage and storm water). During peak rain events, the system cannot handle the capacity and spill fertilizers, automotive chemicals and oils, pesticides, and trash run off from the streets down into the sewers directly into the river system, bypassing the sewage treatment. Containment, specifically placed could control large volumes of water accumulation to reduce the threat of the combined system reaching its capacity causing raw sewage from going into the river system.

It is estimated that over 860 billion gallons of this cocktail of sewage escapes sewer systems across the country

Tiger Dams™, can combat the effects of overflowing sewer systems and keep these hazardous wastes from finding their way into rivers and drinking water.

For more information on using Tiger Dams™ for sewage containment give us a call.

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US-Flood-Control-Bio-Hazard-ContainmentThe Tiger Dam™ system may be able to contain spilled bio-hazardous materials, wastewater and terrorist intended chemical liquids. The 90 second rapid deployment diversion Tiger Dam™ weighs 65 lbs. when empty, can be immediately filled to 50 feet holding 6300 lbs. of chemical liquid or slurry type mixtures. Simply use a 2″ pump to pump the sand/debris into the tube. The tube becomes an airtight holding tank, with over 6000 lbs. capacity –remove as weight capacity changes with the density of what it is filled with. Once contained in the holding tank, the spill can be pumped out at a safe and convenient time into a bio-hazardous tank truck/water truck and disposed of according to environmental standards.

Contact us for more information on the use & deployment of Tiger Dam™ systems.

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