Bypass Attempts Continue to Fail in Miami

Bypass Attempts Continue to Fail in Miami

A recently ruptured sewer pipe that carries 10 million gallons of sewage every day continues leaking human waste into the Oleta River even after emergency work to build a bypass failed. The large break in the pipe continues to grow and local contractors are racing to repair in order to lift the “no swim” advisory. Debris needed to be removed from the spot where the pipe ruptured, but as this continued the break starting growing larger. An estimated more than

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Don’t flush that!

Don’t flush that!

Do you pour grease down your kitchen sink drain? Do you flush wipes down the toilet? You should probably rethink both. These mindless things most people do has turned into a $3.4 million-a-year problem. More than 300 tons of wipes are pulled from wastewater pump stations and treatment plans in the Miami-Dade area every month. It cost thousands of dollars – around $225,000 each month – to repair and clear the clogged sewer lines. Wipes — wet wipes, Clorox wipes,

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State One Step Closer to Addressing Algae Problems

State One Step Closer to Addressing Algae Problems

A pair of environmental bills aimed at improving water quality regulations began moving in the Florida Legislature with bipartisan support as lawmakers work to address the algae problems that have plagued the state. One bill would result in fines for municipalities after sewage spills, while the other would increase regulations on the spreading of human waste left over from the municipal sewage treatment process. Algae blooms such as red tide can feed off of the nutrients in human waste. The

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Cured-In-Place-Pipelining Demonstration Days July 18 – 19

Perma-Liner Industries, LLC. to Hold Live Cured-In-Place-Pipelining Demonstration Days and Educational Sessions Open House will be held in Anaheim, Cali. on July 18 – 19 ANAHEIM, Cali. – With state-of-the-art technology options, it is not necessary to dig up aging or failing pipes to repair them. There is an efficient and cost-effective way to repair these pipes called the Cured-In-Place-Pipe (CIPP) method. Perma-Liner™ Industries, LLC. (“Perma-Liner”), the leading manufacturer and supplier of trenchless pipeline rehabilitation equipment and materials in North

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Epoxy vinyl ester resin brings many advantages to CIPP industry

Perma-Liner™ Industries, LLC. (“Perma-Liner”), the leading manufacturer and supplier of trenchless pipeline rehabilitation equipment and materials in North America, is introducing a new high-performance epoxy vinyl ester resin called Perma-Liner™ Vinyl Ester. The resin is Bisphenol-A Epoxy-based dissolved in styrene and is available now for purchase. “We are excited to introduce our newest resin into our already broad spectrum of products,” said Jerry D’Hulster, president of Perma-Liner Industries, LLC. “The high-performance epoxy vinyl ester resin offers an excellent balance of

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America’s Failing Water Infrastructure: There are Ways We Can Begin to Fix It

There are many variables threatening America’s water from pollution issues and aging infrastructure to raising costs and droughts and rainfall patterns as the climate changes. The U.S. used to be a leader when it came to water infrastructure and management. Now, the U.S. is lagging behind receiving D ratings for dams, drinking water and wastewater. It’s time to start focuses on possible solutions to curb these issues – the U.S. can get A ratings and below are some of the

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Miami is a great place for vacationing with the pristine beaches, posh hotels and comfy condos, not to mention the eclectic shopping, eateries and night clubs that go until dawn.

Summer Vacation Time is Upon Us

Miami is a great place for vacationing with the pristine beaches, posh hotels and comfy condos, not to mention the eclectic shopping, eateries and night clubs that go until dawn. Miami are you ready for all of the tourism this summer? How about your sewage and pipeline systems? Unfortunately these are the most overlooked of a building structure, but also the most important. I know this may be the last thing you may think of because well….they are not visible

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Miami Contractors Section 179 has huge tax benefits for financing equipment! Miami Contractors Section 179 has huge tax benefits for financing equipment!

Miami Contractors: Section 179 has huge tax benefits for financing equipment!

Miami Contractors: Section 179 has huge tax benefits for financing equipment!  The new act raises the maximum to $ 500,000 for equipment purchases and installed by December 31, 2013. After the first of the New Year the rate will fall t0 $ 25,000. This tax benefit could be a great opportunity to start a new business! So much so, that Perma-Liner™ is holding a WINTER 2013 NEW TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE! Get a chance to see live field and in house demonstrations

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In Miami the most common pipe line is cast iron

In Miami the most common pipe line is cast iron

In Miami the most common pipe line is cast iron.  Cast iron pipes were introduced to the United States in the nineteenth century, imported from Europe. Cast iron pipes were to replace wooden pipe lines and now sewer pipes range from cast iron, PVC, and clay. All of which at some time or another will need some type of repair. With cast iron being Miami’s most common pipe line it would surprise you to know it is the most common

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