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In North America, underground water pipe break rates were up 27% in the six years between 2012 and 2018, and the increase in break rates for cast iron pipes is much...
Popularized by modern architectural designs, geodesic dome roofs can also be found covering aboveground storage tanks (AST) in the oil & gas, chemical and water...
Municipal water districts and industrial and mining companies have invested billions of dollars into equipment and infrastructure to process wastewater and sewage...
SA Water owns and has managed municipal water infrastructure for over 150 years and provides water and wastewater services to 1.6 million people in Australia. With 43...
By: Paul Vince | Associate Materials Engineer, WSP
Dissolved Air Flotation (DAF) Tanks are used to clarify waste waters by removing suspended solids, oils and other contaminants. A pressurized stream of air saturated,...
The scenario is unfortunately all too familiar. A concerned phone call relating widespread pipe corrosion or failure, even though every standard and industry-accepted...
By: Corrview .com
When underground pipe infrastructures began, many municipalities and businesses turned to cast iron to transport water and waste. While cast iron is a durable material,...
Within any industry, centrifugal pumps are considered to be among the most critical components. These pumps must have a sturdy design and should be made of robust...
By: Parry Shah
In simple terms, erosion corrosion is caused due to the relative movement between fluid particles and solid surfaces in a corrosive environment. As this form of...
For decades, copper piping has been a popular material for piping in a vast number of households. It is estimated that over 80% of households in the U.S. use copper...
By: Krystal Nanan | Civil Engineer
A tale of why I didn’t replace my 35-year-old hot water heater, or, why most corrosion mitigation procurement practices are hopelessly flawed.“To me, the extraordinary...
By: Warren Brand | Owner, Chicago Corrosion Group and W Brand Consulting
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