Inflow and Infiltration

Few words give municipal managers more headaches than inflow and infiltration. Inflow and Infiltration (I&I) mitigation is an essential work that city utility, water, or sewer systems oversee. And, if you’re fortunate enough to have the capacity and funding, you know how critical a proactive approach to I&I can be in saving both the city […]

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Sprayroq® Certified Partner Highlight: Empipe Solutions LTD

For 30 years, Sprayroq® has developed the best sprayed-in-place pipe (SIPP) solution in the infrastructure market. Our products increase structural integrity and rehabilitation, often surpassing the original material’s performance.    Our Sprayroq® Certified Partners (SCPs) know this. They’ve been winning bids, increasing their margins, and surpassing their competition for years. SCPs receive priority and expert support […]

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TRENCHLESS VS. TRADITIONAL: MUNICIPAL WATER INFRASTRUCTURE REPAIR OPTIONS COMPARED

It’s a situation we see all over the United States. Crumbling infrastructure with a hodgepodge of short-term fixes that are continuing to fail. Public and municipal services across the country are balancing limited budgets with repair needs approaching critical failure. Most cities have tried several solutions, from cementitious patches and linings to polymeric materials and […]

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A Contractor’s Guide To Manhole Construction And Repair

A manhole is a chamber that is underground and it helps to provide easy access to various utilities. This could include a sewer system, a drainage system, or anything similar. Through manholes, utilities can be modified, inspected, cleaned, and finally, maintained.     How are Manholes Constructed? If you want to construct a manhole, then […]

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8 Steps Municipalities Should Take When Sewer Pipes Bursts

Maintaining a functioning sewer system is critical for municipalities today. When sewer pipes burst, they have the potential to cause significant damage to infrastructure and property. They can also lead to environmental contamination and health hazards. If you’re currently facing this dilemma in any capacity, here are 10 steps you should take to prepare for […]

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How to Start (Or Grow) A Civil Contracting Business That Dominates

2021 was a big year in infrastructure innovation. You might think that demand was stifled due to the notable economic factors that impacted many industries, but this has not been the case. Though supply chains have been disrupted, timelines have been consistently pushed back, and projects have been slowed to a stand-still, demand for civil […]

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Preventing Rain Water & Sanitary Overflow (SSO)

Sanitary System Overflow, otherwise known as SSO, is a condition where untreated sewage is backed up and expelled from a sanitary sewer into the environment. When there’s rainfall, it’s commonly known as wet weather overflow. This is a massive problem when it occurs as it poses health, safety, and environmental concerns.  Keep reading to learn about […]

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Jeremy Alexander Named President of Sprayroq

IRONDALE, ALA. (PRWEB) JANUARY 11, 2022 Sprayroq, a national industry leader in spray-applied resin technology for structural rehabilitation and corrosion protection of water, wastewater, and other industrial infrastructure assets, has announced the hire of a new senior-level executive. Jeremy Alexander has been named the new President of Sprayroq’s operations. Jeremy has an outstanding reputation for […]

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3 Common Corrugated Metal Pipe Problems and How to Fix Them

  Corrugated metal pipes (CMPs) are some of the most commonly used materials for underground stormwater infrastructure. They go largely unnoticed, but are necessary to support the daily functions of our lives by properly moving water to avoid issues like water ponding, standing water on roadways, and localized flooding. CMPs are used for various underground […]

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Manhole Rehabilitation Through Polyurethane Coatings

Manhole repair and rehabilitation projects are some of the biggest challenges presented to municipalities across the country. In fact, miles of collection system sewer lines that have received trenchless rehabilitation are co-dependent on manhole rehabilitation to truly have a successful municipal asset renewal program. Such programs and projects translate to a lot of money and […]

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