PIPES ARTICLES

New in-place lining technology awarded patent for reducing lead in drinking water

Pipe Restoration Technologies' in-place lining technology has been awarded U.S. patent #8,524,320 for its innovative services. 

Drinking water research uses DNA testing of bacteria to prevent ‘biofilms’

Biofilms in water pipes created through a combination of harmless bacteria could provide a safe haven for harmful bacteria such as E. coli and Legionella, according to new research by Engineers at ...

MO disinfection project to improve WWTPs effluent quality

Kansas City, MO, Water Service Department is working on Blue River WWTP Disinfection project to improve the quality of effluent. 

Piping Perfection: PVC Pipe Project Improves Beachside Community’s Sewer and Storm Systems

The community of White Rock in British Columbia, Canada replaced its entire sewer and storm pipe system with new PVC pipe for its performance, durability and easy installation.

Diverting Flow: Bypass Pumps Employed in SC Gravity Sewer Line Rehabilitation

The installation of bypass pumps helped divert flows up to 30 million gallons per day during the reconstruction of a debilitated large-diameter sewer line in Columbia, S.C.

New technology uses TV trucks to detect sewer leaks

The Water Environment Federation awarded Electro Scan the 2013 Innovative Technology Award for its ES-620 leak detection product.

Pipe & related products

Asahi/America's Chem Proline® and Chem Prolok™ piping systems have been certified by NSF to NSF/ANSI Standard 61-G.

Pipe coating

Plascoat Systems' PPA 571 Aqua is a universal thermoplastic coating to provide a "one product suits all" solution for the water industry and to help water authorities reduce maintenance a...

Twin shaft grinders

Taskmaster TM8500 series inline grinders employ a powerful twin-shaft mechanism to quickly reduce sewage and sludge solids to fine particles in pipeline systems.

Pipe inspection crawler

Designed to inspect even the toughest trunk lines and interceptors, the new RX400 crawler body boasts a built-in, remotely-operated camera lift with 17.5" of vertical travel, enough for center...