Water restored in University City after crews repair broken pipeline
SAN DIEGO - More than 500 customers in University City were without water for about nine hours overnight after a broken pipe led city crews to find a leaking water main, but service was restored Tuesday morning as crews fixed the leaking main and worked to repair the ruptured pipe. » Read More
The water under Colorado's Eastern Plains is running dry as farmers keep irrigating "great American desert"
WRAY - Colorado farmers who defied nature's limits and nourished a pastoral paradise by irrigating drought-prone prairie are pushing ahead in the face of worsening environmental fallout: Overpumping of groundwater has drained the High Plains Aquifer to the point that streams are drying up at the rate of 6 miles a year. » Read More
Dunkirk-style evacuation as Vanuatu volcano pollutes drinking water
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Vanuatu has launched a Dunkirk-style evacuation on the northern island of Ambae as a flotilla of boats rescues islanders from an erupting volcano that has polluted many of the island’s sources of drinking water. » Read More
The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has had terrible consequences for residents' health
IF YOU have to pick a single city to illustrate the precipitous economic decline of America’s rust belt, look no further than Flint, Michigan. “Vehicle City”, as it is nicknamed, used to be home to one the biggest car-factory hubs in the country. But as American manufacturing jobs disappeared, Flint’s economy collapsed. » Read More
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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)