Posts by sitespring

Old plumbing in historic buildings needs modern technology

  By Amanda Strouse, ACE DuraFlo A building’s history speaks volumes about its location. Its history is what makes the building and its surroundings special, attracting locals, tourists and tenants alike. But with old buildings comes old infrastructure. And while the walls surely have stories to tell, the infrastructure systems may be hanging on by a…

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Pittsburgh Water (PWSA) Looks to ePIPE to Make Lead Water Lines Safer

Under a pilot program agreement with PWSA aimed at reducing lead leaching from drinking water supply pipes, Pipe Restoration Technologies, using its patented ePIPE technology has completed the in-place coating of “private side” service lines at six Pittsburgh area homes. In Pittsburgh, PWSA estimates as many as 17,750 residential service lines contain lead. These are…

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FLORIDA SCHOOLS WITH LEAD TAINTED WATER

      Schools with Lead Tainted Water get Passing Grade with ePipe® LeadSmart™ Certification   Is Your School EPA Lead Compliant? This past year, officials across the country have been testing for lead in school’s drinking water systems. Many schools continue to fail the EPA requirement for lead leaching. Lead leaching into the drinking…

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TRIANON CONDOMINIUM – CONDENSER WATER PIPING

      TRIANON CONDOMINIUM CONDENSER WATER PIPING West Palm Beach, Florida   THE PROBLEM The Trianon Condominium is one of the few intracoastal buildings in West Palm Beach and each of the condo units share pristine views of the water and Palm Beach Island. Having a cooling tower/water source heat pump A/C system in…

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FAIR WINDS CONDOMINIUM VILLAGE

      FAIR WINDS CONDOMINIUM VILLAGE Nokomis, Florida   THE COMMUNITY A little piece of paradise, Fair Winds Condominium Village is a 55 plus community located in the quaint community of Nokomis, Florida. Less than 1/2 mile to the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico, the scenic area is known for its miles…

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ePIPE® Team Awarded US Systems Patent for Barrier Coating Corrosion Control Methods and Systems for Interior Piping Systems

      ePIPE® Team Awarded US Systems Patent for Barrier Coating Corrosion Control Methods and Systems for Interior Piping Systems   November 18, 2014 Las Vegas, NV Pipe Restoration Technologies, LLC, (PRT) makers of the ePipe® product line, announced today that it has been granted its 12th US patent, #8887660 for its ePipe® System,…

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