Broken and Aging Sewers Need Attention

Broken and Aging Sewers Need Attention in NY

A common trend more and more cities and counties are experiencing and seeing is aging sewer infrastructure. It may or may not be causing havoc but sooner and later it will if it not already doing so. Two counties in northern New York may start seeing some relief for their aging infrastructures. It’s estimated that it will cost $500 million over the next 15 years to repair and upgrade the sewer system, sections of which are more than 100 years old. The counties plant to seek state and federal funding, borrow money and raise county sewer rates, which undoubtedly will

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Technology and Aging Water Infrastructures: Fond du Lac Seems is Finding Success

Recently in Riverhead, N.Y., a repair of an underground pipe was completed without excavation the road above it. The broken pipe connected a pond to a stream and cost around $15,000. The town is starting to be proactive and trying to get ahead of broken pipes since most of the pipes are more than 50 years old. By avoiding road excavation, not only will he avoid road closures required when pipes must be physically dug up and replaced, the town avoids the risk of damaging other underground utilities beneath the asphalt. This is a particular concern downtown, where water mains,

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Cured-In-Place-Pipelining Demonstration Days July 18 – 19

Perma-Liner Industries, LLC. to Hold Live Cured-In-Place-Pipelining Demonstration Days and Educational Sessions Open House will be held in Anaheim, Cali. on July 18 – 19 ANAHEIM, Cali. – With state-of-the-art technology options, it is not necessary to dig up aging or failing pipes to repair them. There is an efficient and cost-effective way to repair these pipes called the Cured-In-Place-Pipe (CIPP) method. Perma-Liner™ Industries, LLC. (“Perma-Liner”), the leading manufacturer and supplier of trenchless pipeline rehabilitation equipment and materials in North America, is holding an Open House from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on July 18 – 19 at its Anaheim,

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Epoxy vinyl ester resin brings many advantages to CIPP industry

Perma-Liner™ Industries, LLC. (“Perma-Liner”), the leading manufacturer and supplier of trenchless pipeline rehabilitation equipment and materials in North America, is introducing a new high-performance epoxy vinyl ester resin called Perma-Liner™ Vinyl Ester. The resin is Bisphenol-A Epoxy-based dissolved in styrene and is available now for purchase. “We are excited to introduce our newest resin into our already broad spectrum of products,” said Jerry D’Hulster, president of Perma-Liner Industries, LLC. “The high-performance epoxy vinyl ester resin offers an excellent balance of corrosion and performance properties. It will allow Perma-Liner to expand to new markets with its unique capabilities.” The new resin

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America’s Failing Water Infrastructure: There are Ways We Can Begin to Fix It

There are many variables threatening America’s water from pollution issues and aging infrastructure to raising costs and droughts and rainfall patterns as the climate changes. The U.S. used to be a leader when it came to water infrastructure and management. Now, the U.S. is lagging behind receiving D ratings for dams, drinking water and wastewater. It’s time to start focuses on possible solutions to curb these issues – the U.S. can get A ratings and below are some of the solutions that may get the nation where it needs to be. It starts with creating a national-level governance. Water technically

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Hot Time, Summer in the City

Hot Time, Summer in the City

Hello New York! Now that winter is over, let’s talk summer! Outdoor concerts, barbeques, and underground piping. Yes, you heard me right New Yorkers.  The remnants of a harsh winter may be all gone, but the wear and tear on the pipes below New York may have unseen damage. Let me explain further. During our brutal winter this past season, an unbelievable amount of salt was spread out on our roads and highways, leaving the melted snow and salt to go where else? You guessed it, underground where your pipes are. Copper pipes which are common in New York are

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New York’s sewer pipe system endures different faces of problems

New York’s sewer pipe system endures different faces of problems

New York’s sewer pipe system endures different faces of problems like the city they reside in. Most common sewer pipe problems are root intrusion crushed or disconnected pipes. All of which can be easily repaired, depending on the scale of damage the pipe has undergone. Root intrusion is simply when the roots of trees and plants grow into different points of the sewer pipe, causing a “root-hair clog” which causes small fractures throughout the pipe, weakening the sewer pipe and causing backups and blockage. A crushed sewer pipe is caused from improper backfill which can result in settlement and breaking

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Vertical Stack Drain Pipes Are No Problem For Perma-Liner Systems

Vertical Stack Drain Pipes Are No Problem For Perma-Liner Systems

New York did you know that pipe lining is possible with vertical stack drain pipes? This process isn’t much different from Perma-Lateral™ Lining System. Once the damage line is accessed the epoxy impregnated liner is inverted at an entry point and then wait for epoxy to cure. Once cured, the cracks and breaks are sealed. The pipe is rehabilitated with a structural and waterproof form, making the pipe stronger than before, as the existing pipe serves as shell around the liner, acting as a protective barrier to the cured liner. Vertical pipe lining is a quick process and a cost effective method

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Clogged Sewer Pipes Fear Perma-Liner Products

In the past, when it came to clogged pipes, excavation seemed almost inevitable. These days you do not need to dig. Perma-Liner Industries specializes in pipeline rehabilitation systems that can trenchlessly repair any pipeline or sewer main line from manhole to manhole. You don’t need to dig to repair sewer lines. [box type=”info”] “In our first project we completed over 5,500′ of 8″ main lining, and have completed 2,100′ of 6″ service laterals for a total of over 7,000′. Additionally, our net savings was just over $300,000, after paying for all of our equipment. We now have the ability to line

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Trenchless Pipe Repair NY

Trenchless Pipe Repair NY

Trenchless Pipe Repair NY. New York has some very deep pipes, making trenchless pipe repair the way of the future.  To dig and replace pipes in New York is not only time consuming, but expensive.  Trenchless pipe repair makes sense anywhere it’s used in New York: an apartment in Manhattan, a beach house in The Hamptons or even a main sewer line in upstate New York.  If you’re interested in trenchless pipe repair, visit our Corporate website or visit us at the Pumper-Cleaner Expo at the end of the month.  Perma-Liner is the leader in trenchless pipe repair!      

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Pipe Relining New York

Pipe Relining New York

Pipe Relining New York. A Certified Perma-Liner pipe relining company just finished approximately 1,000 linear feet of main lining in Newburgh, New York.  The New York pipe relining was completed by the Perma-Main Top Gun F-10 and two Viper Steam Cure units.  The Top Gun F-10 will perform pipe relining on 6-inch to 10-inch diameter pipes.  If you live in New York and would like to see a live pipe relining demonstration, please contact Perma-Liner now!       [box type=”bio”] For more information on Perma-Liner Pipelining Products, please visit us on the web. We are the trenchless pipelining experts. On

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Lateral Sewer Lining Greenport

Lateral Sewer Lining Greenport

Lateral Sewer Lining Greenport. A Greenport homeowner contacted us regarding lateral sewer lining in their neighborhood.  This particular Greenport homeowner had witnessed the destruction caused by digging and replacing a lateral sewer line and wanted to avoid it at all costs.  The Perma-Lateral sewer lining system is used all over the World to rehabilitate lateral sewer lines.  If you would like to guarantee that tree roots cannot infiltrate your Greenport lateral sewer line, call Perma-Liner now!       [box type=”info”]If you live in New York or the surrounding Northeast areas and have questions on the Perma-Liner™ products, please call us

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Sewer Replaced Mattituck

Sewer Replaced Mattituck

Sewer Replaced Mattituck. A Mattituck homeowner was getting quotes on having their sewer replaced.  Luckily the Mattituck homeowner called Perma-Liner to replace the sewer line.  After explaining that we do not replace sewers, we rehabilitate them; the Mattituck homeowner was immediately intrigued by this technology.  When homeowners decide to replace their sewer, digging is involved, property damage is involved, and there’s always a chance of hitting other underground utilities.  Sewer replacement can be risky and costly.  If you live in Mattituck, New York and are contemplating having your sewer replaced – please call Perma-Liner first!  

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