Water-Wasting Leaks Plague Many Cities
Brittle, aging systems lose trillions of gallons a year and result in damaging breaks » Read More
Flint evaluating plastic pipe
Flint, Mich. - A retired general who is coordinating the effort to get the lead out of Flint water lines said plastic pipes are being studied for possible use in the city reeling from two years of contamination problems. » Read More
100,000+ people in Alabama told not to use tap water due to chemical contamination
Chemical contamination has left over 100,000 Alabamans without drinkable tap water, possibly until the fall, according to a warning issued by officials on Thursday. » Read More
Report: Cost of replacing Flint water pipes double estimates
Flint, Mich. (AP) - Replacing water pipes due to the lead-tainted crisis in Flint could be at least twice the price of previous estimates, according to a report obtained by a newspaper. » Read More
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AWWA ACE 2016
June 19 - 22, 2016
Join us in booth HDPE 469
Why HDPE Pipe?
• Corrosion Resistant
• Less Maintenance
• Tough, Ductile, Flexible
• Superior Seismic Resistance
• The Trenchless Pipe
• Lowest Life Cycle Cost of all pipes
• Often lowest installed cost of all pipes
What People Are Saying
HDPE has had a significant impact on our capital improvement program. We have been able to pipe burst our existing AC pipe with HDPE. It has really allowed us to implement more miles for a lower cost.
Alan Ambler, PE - Water Resources Director, Casselberry, Florida (suburb of Orlando)