More stories about Boring, Bursting, Jacking and Ramming

  • Sewer pipeline rehabilitation case studies

    Updated website showcases real-life municipal experience with cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) for wastewater and stormwater system rehabilitation.

  • Valve ends sewer backflow problems

    Lasso Technik's new Stop Silent Light Check Valve is designed to not only prevents sewer backflow into buildings, but also block animal infestation into the pipe system.

  • Pipe-tapping teams beat the clock (video)

    Every year, winning men and women's teams from American Water Works Association state chapters travel to the association's annual conference to see who can tap into a cement-lined ductile iron pipe the fastest. Here are the latest additions to the Pipe Tapping Hall of Fame.

  • Watertight pipe connector

    "Dynamic deflection" enables this coupler to absorb a wide variety of fluctuating stresses, providing a durable and watertight connection.

  • ServiceGuard pipe for water service line leaks and failures

    Water utilities combat leaks with a flexible but durable pipe that’s installed via trenchless technologies.

  • Report: PVC fails less than any other pipeline material

    A second Utah State University study of PVC pipe performance in water and wastewater systems affirms the material’s 100-year lifespan. Previous research by the university’s Buried Structures Laboratory showed the pipe fails less often than ductile iron, cast iron, steel, concrete, and asbestos...

  • Stackable pipe and hose supports

    Stack these interlocking plastic blocks as high as necessary to cradle hose and pipe.

  • Flood grouting reduces private side sewer lateral infiltration

    A wastewater utility's business case evaluation for flood grouting. The project earned a Water Environment Research Foundation Award for Excellence in Innovation.

  • Schedule your free pipe demonstration

    A manufacturer of AWWA-C-303 bar-wrapped concrete cylinder pipe is giving municipal engineers and public works groups a chance to work hands-on with the material.

  • PVC pressure pipe

    PVC surface eliminates the risk of clean water being contaminated during transmission.