Manhole to Manhole Cured-In-Place-Pipe

Jul 23

Manhole to Manhole Cured-In-Place-Pipe

New Braunfels Utilities became the first utility in Texas to perform in-house manhole to manhole Cured-In-Place-Pipe (CIPP) thanks to Perma-Liner™ Industries, LLC.  After nerve wrecking training New Braunfels Utilities pulled it through and came out on top successfully.  After performing a cost benefit analysis and were surprised to find that they are saving 50%...

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Maintenance & Repair to Houston’s Sewer System

Jun 18

Maintenance & Repair to Houston’s Sewer System

Houston is the fourth largest city in the US;  consisting of  3600 miles of storm sewer lines, 120,000 inlets, and 80,000 manholes. The City of Houston’s ‘Streets and Drainage’ team is responsible for the maintenance and repair to the city’s sewer system with inspections, cleaning and rehabilitating the storm sewer system. Such things like cleaning...

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Infiltration of Roots in Houston Sewer Main Line | Sewer Repair Houston TX

May 16

Infiltration of Roots in Houston Sewer Main Line | Sewer Repair Houston TX

In a local Houston blog forum, homeowner Gail reaches out for a second opinion and help when it comes to root infiltration in main drain line! Homeowner Gail is trying to avoid paying six to eight grand that requires digging up the pipe that sits underneath her garden, and replacing the damaged pipe. The Houston plumber gave her that quote and Gail is certain there...

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Main Line Damage Houston

Dec 08

Main Line Damage Houston

Main Line Damage Houston. Main line damage can occur from many different sources in Houston.  Movement in the earth can shift utility lines, causing the joints in clay pipes to break.  Once damage occurs in underground pipe lines, it will only be a matter of time until property owners are affected.  It’s one scenario when the individual home lateral is damaged;...

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