Water is Our Most Precious Resource
The health of any community depends on a steady supply of clean and safe drinking water. An aging infrastructure however poses major challenges to water utilities ... and tight municipal budgets.
Water distribution infrastructure is subject to both corrosion and tuberculation build up caused by the interface of metal and water. Leaching of asbestos-cement pipes can cause matrix deterioration weakening the pipe structure. Left unaddressed, these assets continue to deteriorate resulting in poor water quality, loss of revenue, soaring maintenance costs and catastrophic failure.