A Commendation for the City of Lufkin: Getting the (Sewer) Job Done

Jun 20

A Commendation for the City of Lufkin: Getting the (Sewer) Job Done

The city of Lufkin, approximately 120 miles outside of H-Town, gets an “e” for effort. The city has achieved a prominent status in the operation of its own sewer system rehabilitation project. No matter how arduous a task that the dilemma of infiltration and inflow has been, it is now being addressed for the long term. So far, there have been miles of sewer...

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Houston’s Neighborhood City is Well-Recognized for Groundwater Project

Apr 24

Houston’s Neighborhood City is Well-Recognized for Groundwater Project

A city near Greater Houston is making some innovated changes to their water infrastructures and resources. While many cities and water authorities in the Greater Houston area are working to reduce their groundwater usage to meet ordinances and transition to surface water, the city of Katy is taking an alternative approach. For the most part, the state on a whole has...

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Houston Task Team Takes on Storm Water Dilemma

Feb 27

Houston Task Team Takes on Storm Water Dilemma

The neighborhoods of Houston are being upgraded and redesigned with improved water and sewer systems. In an effort to reduce localized flooding, which routinely occurs within a number of Houston area communities, a rehabilitation of the affected infrastructures is paramount. The systematic heavy rain events have necessitated an overhaul to the foundation of these...

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Houston addresses Over-Loaded Sewer Systems, Flooding

Dec 07

Houston addresses Over-Loaded Sewer Systems, Flooding

Houston has had its flooding problems, to say the least, and it has been an issue that the city has had to contend with for a long while. The heavy rains have not only imposed costly damages to the city, it’s created a very distressing situation for the residents of this big heart city. The Houston area is chronicled by major back-to-back storms that don’t appear...

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Full Steam Ahead! Check Out Perma-Liner Industries 2016 Events Line Up!!

Aug 18

Full Steam Ahead! Check Out Perma-Liner Industries 2016 Events Line Up!!

Undoubtedly, you are still enjoying the many highlights that this time of year brings, but as the glory days of summer begin to wane, no worries! We’ve got some exciting events scheduled for you and they’re coming up right around the corner. Mark your calendars for these informative trade shows that you won’t want to miss! First up, Perma-Liner Industries is...

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Houston’s Sewers and Sinkholes: A Cause for Concern

Jul 07

Houston’s Sewers and Sinkholes: A Cause for Concern

The nearby Houston city of Dayton recently required emergency repairs to a collapsed sewer line. Sinkholes have also emerged with both largely attributed to soil conditions, excessive rainfall after a prolonged drought and high ground water. These factors, and in some cases the age of the pipeline, result in unstable ground conditions causing the line to become...

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Arlington is on a Roll with Sewer Robots

Jun 13

Arlington is on a Roll with Sewer Robots

The city of Arlington has come up with an ingenious way to keep tabs on water quality. Along with the University of Texas at Arlington, the city has collaborated on the use of robots for sewers. The cost to the city is expected to be less than half the cost of hiring a complete service to run a robot and interpret the data. A floating robot will be equipped with a...

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