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The House has approved legislation drafted almost entirely by Democrats that would pour an estimated $1.5 trillion over five years into a wide range of infrastructure programs. But Senate Republicans have slammed the House measure as a nonstarter and the White House has issued a veto threat. » Read More
Longboat Key's main sewer pipe breaks, spilling sewage
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Three months ago, the COVID-19 pandemic forced universities to close their doors. With no students, faculty or staff washing their hands and drinking from water fountains, the plumbing has gone almost as unused as the buildings themselves. » Read More
Innovative HDPE Pipe Solutions Speed Replacement of Storm-Damaged Culvert in Houston
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Who We AreThe Alliance for PE Pipe is devoted to sharing the features and benefits of smooth walled pressure pipe to benefit the municipal water and wastewater industry. The Alliance conducts roadshow events and seminars, publishes articles and assists engineers and municipalities as they plan HDPE projects.
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)