storm sewage

storm sewage

[′stȯrm ‚sü·ij]
(civil engineering)
Refuse liquids and waste carried by sewers during or following a period of heavy rainfall.

storm sewage

The sewage flowing in combined sewers or storm sewers, resulting from rainfall.
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The largest number of orders was issued in order to eliminate violations committed during major repairs of the facades, in particular - in the repair of balconies, and roofs, including the part of discharging storm sewage from the roof of the apartment building.
Alongside are joint investigations with Northumbrian Water undertaking a study of storm sewage impacts around the area.
The opening is linked to untold kilometres of storm sewage infrastructure throughout new Dubai.
The heavy rainfall also caused storm sewage discharge systems to release diluted sewage into rivers in order to protect homes from flooding, the Agency said.
Very heavy rain over Nuneaton and Birmingham is thought to have caused oil, storm sewage and other contaminants to be flushed into the rivers Anker and Tame, causing the major fish kills.
Combined with the discharge of storm sewage, this can have a devastating impact on fish life.
More than 300 storm sewage spills had overflowedfromthree of the town's treatment works, despite guidelines that said total spills from the three should number no more than 30.
Seaton Burn suffers from pollution from old mining spoil heaps, storm sewage overflows, industrial effluent, refuse tipping, agricultural chemicals and washing detergents from wrongly-plumbed homes.
The programme also covers improving the control of pollution and leakage, the reduction of storm sewage pollution and improving freshwater fisheries.
With our system, sanitary and storm sewage is combined," he explains.
5 billion over the next five years to improve 4,500 storm sewage overflows across the UK.
Electronic auction: construction and installation work on the project: "design and construction of sections of the road network, including a storm sewage system, the area of the russian programming center at the address: moscow region, dubna, near the 3rd stage of the site no.