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California Cities Setup Cultivated Use of Water

Many cities throughout California are conscientious of recycling and have been for the long term. But recycling water has now become a magnified topic as the drought persists. Recently researchers at UCLA have addressed the topic of recycled water being collected from sewer systems and then purified. At first glance, it may sound appealing. However it is a resourceful-even novel- idea as this form of water can be used to irrigate places like parks, lawns and golf courses. The subsequent health benefits of this process are not only being observed but commended. A study has analyzed the varying methods that

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San Diego Protects Sewer Systems and Conserves the Environment with Trees

San Diego is known for its great gardens, parks and even hot-air ballooning in majestic skies. But there’s more. Communities all throughout the city are decidedly protecting the environment, at large, by using trees for the benefit of infrastructure systems and conservation. Recently, the nearby city of Carlsbad approved a project to use the resources an assortment of native plants, including western sycamore, western cottonwood, coast live oak, California blackberry, and more. The city will spend approximately $600,000 for these improvements for the environment. The project is part of the city’s Habitat Management Plan, which is designed to preserve and

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Full Steam Ahead! Check Out Perma-Liner Industries 2016 Events Line Up!!

Undoubtedly, you are still enjoying the many highlights that this time of year brings, but as the glory days of summer begin to wane, no worries! We’ve got some exciting events scheduled for you and they’re coming up right around the corner. Mark your calendars for these informative trade shows that you won’t want to miss! First up, Perma-Liner Industries is pleased to announce we’ll be in Milwaukee on September 12-13th for the WEQ Fair. This is the place to be to gain a world of knowledge about the trenchless pipelining Industry and the equipment Perma-Liner Industries manufactures. You can

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San Diego and the Reconditioning of Infrastructure

With more than 2,500 miles of roads, nearly 5,000 miles of sidewalks, and a maze of underground pipes and sewer lines, San Diego focal point is on improving the infrastructure that has been in need of repair.  Sewer structures along with libraries, police and fire stations, parks, streets, and storm drains are up for renewal.  It is thought that basic infrastructure investments have been delayed due to the pension crisis and Great Recession.  There have been water main breaks, sinkholes and dilapidated passageways in aging areas of the city, that have been on stand-by for maintenance until now .  The

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Sewer System Record Keeping For UC at San Diego

The University of California at San Diego has a task oriented and carefully documented system for reporting sanitary sewer overflows when they occur. The goal for the UC San Diego’s Sewer System Management Plan is to schedule and properly manage, operate, and maintain all parts of the sanitary sewer system, as well as to identify effective notification and response procedures that will be used to address sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs). The Environment, Health & Safety Department is required to maintain detailed documentation of SSOs for at least five years. Maintaining these records will help EH&S track the number of spills

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San Mateo’s Cost Sharing Program for Sewer Laterals

San Mateo has developed an alternative plan for rehabilitating sewer laterals due to excessive sanitary sewer overflows. This is caused by inflow and infiltration from leaky sewer laterals. The City has implemented a cost sharing program designed to assist the homeowner in the event of a sewer mishap.  Grants of 50% of the sewer lateral repair, with a cap of $3,000 are available to owner occupied, single family residences with household incomes below $82,000.  For homeowners that are not eligible for grants, low interest loans, up to $6,000 are available to owner-occupied, single family residences, regardless of income.  The private

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Sonora’s Lateral Line Leak

The City of Sonora and its aging water line has sustained a significant overflow from a fire hydrant lateral with an approximate 90,000 gallons of water flowing from an 80 year old copper pipeline.  The City Of Sonora has now implemented plans to rehabilitate the existing water main.  Nearby residents have expressed concern over similar leaks in the past. The City is prioritizing the effect of recent overflows and the impact it has had on the community at large. Fun Facts: San Diego is the second largest city in California and the eight largest city in USA, with approximately 2.9

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Sewer and Water 101

Summer is indeed here in all its glory.  We know that means rainfall is here, too.  In fact, in many parts of the Country we have had record setting storms.  Precipitation can heavily contribute to an overloaded sewer system.  As a nation, we have over 700 communities that utilize combined sewer systems.  There are some Cities that have separate sewer systems but this is no small financial investment.  Even so, municipalities have the burden of making sure these systems are functioning. It can pose a health risk and even more financial strain if they are not. There are small contributions

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Everything Is Coming Up Water!

Everything Is Coming Up Water!

San Diego, we have a water main break that has flooded some of our neighborhoods. The water main was over 100 years old. This is becoming a popular news item all over the country! Not too far behind the water mains breaking we will have sewer pipelining breaking also, they are so closely together that if one bursts the other one is not too far behind it! Perma-Liner offers a great technology known as trenchless technology to learn more about how our technology can save you time and money call Perma-Liner 866-336-2568 or visit our website at www.perma-liner.com We are going to be at the Buy Max

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Soggy San Diego

Soggy San Diego

Several thunderstorms are planned to wreak havoc in San Diego today and tomorrow. Have you recently checked your sewer pipelining?  August has been surprisingly wet in Southern California, with unusual humidity and showers scattered throughout the region. San Diego give Perma-Liner a call at 866-336-2568 or visit our website at www.perma-liner.com for listings of a Certified Installer near you!

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Trenchless Trade Shows are Coming to a City Near You

Trenchless Trade Shows are Coming to a City Near You

Did you know there is a better way to repair failing sewers without digging them up?   ATTENTION: New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Providence and Washington D.C. Summer is here and the trade show season has arrived. On Wednesday, June 18th 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland come join Perma-Liner for a one day event, there will be live demonstrations on today’s trenchless technology. Our knowledgeable staff will provide PowerPoint Presentations and “LIVE” Demonstrations on Lateral Service Pipeline Rehabilitation, Sectional Pipeline Rehabilitation, and Lateral to Main Sewer Pipe Rehabilitation. You will have a chance to view and handle the materials and equipment and learn how

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January 28th to January 30th UCT 2014 HUGE Lining Trade Show

January 28th to January 30th UCT 2014: HUGE Lining Trade Show

San Diego, in less than a month the largest trade show dedicated to underground pipeline infrastructure is taking place. January 28th to January 30th UCT 2014 is being held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. Underground construction utility contractors, engineers, manufactures and municipalities gather from around the world come together to be educated on the latest in underground construction technology. Perma-Liner™ will be there to educate and demonstrate the latest in trenchless technology in Booth # 947. Bringing in the New Year with new equipment and systems, will give a great start to 2014! San Diego,

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In San Diego the most common pipe line is cast iron

In San Diego the most common pipe line is cast iron

In San Diego the most common pipe line is cast iron.  Cast iron pipes were introduced to the United States in the nineteenth century, imported from Europe. Cast iron pipes were to replace wooden pipe lines and now sewer pipes range from cast iron, PVC, and clay. All of which at some time or another will need some type of repair. With cast iron being San Diego’s most common pipe line it would surprise you to know it is the most common pipe repaired! And this newest “no-dig” technology is the most popular as well. How do they do you

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