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    Teaser Image of HydraTite Installed around a conveyor, 'Installing HydraTite Around A Limestone Conveyor, HydraTite Case Study'
    See how HydraTite could be the flexible solution you need when sealing joints between mismatched pipes.
     
    Teaser Image of a black dog, 'Sniffing Out Leaks, March Newsletter'
    Learn about Central Arkansas Water’s dog Vessel in an excerpt from Municipal Sewer & Water by Steve Lund. See what HydraTech is up to with out company updates, and meet Annette Davis, a recent hire.
     
    Teaser Image of HydraTite Installed around a conveyor, 'Installing HydraTite Around A Limestone Conveyor, HydraTite Case Study'
    An active mine had diverted the flow of water over a 10-foot by 6-foot box-shaped tunnel and the water had found its way into a joint. The resulting leak was threatened the limestone conveyer that ran through the center of the tunnel.
     
    Teaser Image of a field technician applying fiber wrap to strengthen a bridge, 'Increasing The Existing Pier Cap's Shear Capacity, HydraTech Field Services Case Study'
    Carbon fiber wrap is a cost-effective and convenient material to utilize for bridge strengthening. The installation typically requires little to no demolition, traffic control, or reconstruction compared to other methods
     
    Exposed joints in a culvert, 'Preventing Further Separation, HydraTite Case Study'
    The project was completed with minimal traffic disruption and at a fraction of the cost of other methods. This lifetime repair was successfully executed by HydraTech at 30 % below the engineer’s estimate.
     
    teaser image of employees gathering for the company potluck, 'Friday Potluck, Starting New Office Activities'
    HydraTech is making time for team-building activities in 2022. Starting in February, we have set the first Friday of every month as a day all employees can attend a potluck lunch.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    The aging cast iron water main’s deteriorating joints were threatening water quality and exfiltration. Previous repair methods had been employed but a more permanent solution was required to make the water supply system more efficient, reliable, and clean.
     
    comparing replacement, field paving, and culvert lining with a magnifying glass over the image of filed paving, 'Comparing Options, Culvert Field Paving Presentation Snippet'
    See how culvert field paving compares to other solutions. Heather Spurlino breaks down the benefits of field paving over culvert lining and replacement.
     
    A table of trade show supplies for HydraTech, 'HydraTech Will Be At Ohio's Stormwater Conference, Come Visit Booth 516, May 11-13'
    Stop by HydraTech’s booth # 516. See our HydraTite display and learn about the stormwater solutions offered by HydraTech. 
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    HydraTech Field Services reinforced 14 culverts by field paving with concrete the rusty inverts. The three inches of concrete will make sure there is no stagnant water that is continuously deteriorating the culverts’ invert.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    Despite limited accessibility, HydraTite was used as a replacement for a deteriorated 96″ expansion joint at a power generation facility.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    Join Jennifer Williams and Caleb Rutledge to discuss the flexibility of HydraWrap. The different HydraWrap kits are discussed and the various situations each kit would be best for are explained. Is your pipe oddly shaped? We have a kit for that. Is your project require an underwater application? No problem, there is a build of HydraWrap made for that.
     
    Teaser Image of a technician in front of a culvert where a HydraTite seal was just installed over a joint, "Working With State DOTs, Getting On State Product Lists"
    HydraTech has been working with State DOTs for years but now efforts are being made to get HydraTite on approved product list. Every state’s approval process is different and Alabama required an in person demo.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    A leak had formed in a 3’ x 6’ concrete tunnel joint inside a cooling tower at a power station. HydraWrap was the fast repair needed that could be installed during a short break in operations at the power station.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'
    The engineering firm decided to use a mechanical clamp and wanted to reinforce the clamp to provide additional service life and protection. The HydraWrap Subsea Composite Repair system was selected to reinforce the clamps due to its capabilities of providing a structural reinforcement: its ability to cure in submerged and wet environments, and its ability to contour to the profile of the pipe and clamp.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    HydraTite was an an economical and efficient solution to eliminate joint separation and infiltration at the twin culverts on Alum Ridge Rd. in Floyd, Virginia.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    HydraTech’s Technical Manager, Mike Fox is leading the development of chapter 12 of the new M81, a new standard set by AWWA for repairs and rehabilitation for man-entry pipes.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    HydraTech’s Technical Manager, Mike Fox is leading the development of chapter 12 of the new M81, a new standard set by AWWA for repairs and rehabilitation for man-entry pipes.
     
    Filed technician expanding a retaining band in a HydraTite seal, 'ALDOT Demo Installation, HydraTite Case Study'
    HydraTech aims to get HydraTite on as many State DOT’s Product lists as it can go on. The goal is to encourage DOTs to use this longer lasting solution over dig and replace or grout repair methods. This video outlines the demo preformed for ALDOT as part of the product approval process with that state.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    HydraTech’s Technical Manager, Mike Fox is leading the development of chapter 12 of the new M81, a new standard set by AWWA for repairs and rehabilitation for man-entry pipes.
     
    Market Examples, HydraTite Booklet
    HydraTite is the flagship product of HydraTech and has been installed all over the United States in a variety of applications. We have put this booklet together to highlight the four main markets that utilize HydraTite and that demonstrate our product’s versatility.
     
    Elbow Pipe wrapped in HydraWrap, 'Elbow Pipe Repair, Marine HydraWrap Case Study'
    The Chief Engineer decided to repair the failed pipe elbow utilizing a 4” Marine HydraWrap elbow kit, a Design Approved by the American Bureau of Shipping for shipboard piping repairs.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    Excessive water was entering through pipe joints and required constant water pumping at a Generating Station in Pennsylvania. A HydraTite box seal was the proposed solution.
     
    social post preview, 'Interlocking sleeve, HydraTite Presentation for state DOTs'
    As culverts age, the joints can become compromised. Points of the pipe can experience infiltration or exfiltration. Act before these lead to problems like sinkholes. HydraTech can extend the life of your aging infrastructure with HydraTite, the internal pipe joint seal. This presentation gives all the basic information on the functionality of HydraTite. It was recently shown to the Georgia DOT for evaluation, with the hopes that it will be added to their QPL.
     
    Social post, 'Field Paving, HydraTech Presentation'
    HydraTech has over a decade of experience in inspecting man-entry-sized pipes in potable water, stormwater, and industrial pipelines. Could HydraTech be the solution you need?
     

     

    Social post, 'Field Paving, HydraTech Presentation'

    Greg Ward with American Electric Power had this to say about our application of HydraWrap to protect and strengthen their infrastructure, “First let me commend HydraTech’s Work. We have had no further leakage since your repair. The tunnel was inspected last year and no issues were found.”

    Read the entire case study and testimonial and quote here >

    #CarbonFiberFix, #HydraWrap, #HydraTech, #PipingProfessionals, #ProtectProlong, #RepairOverReplace

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    Jennifer standing near a metal lion, 'Ohio Stormwater Conference 2022, HydraTech's Attendance'

    HydraTech attended the Ohio Stormwater conference and displayed HydraTite and HydraLock as reliable trenchless repair methods for stormwater systems. Caleb Rutledge and Jennifer Williams both ran the booth and discussed how HydraTech can rehabilitate aging systems and help avoid costly replacement.

    Read The Blog Here >

    CFRP Repair, 'CFRP Repair Applied To Piers Beneath A Gas Tank'

    A new low-cost solution to leaking joints. HydraLock is the rehabilitation option for non-man-entry pipes. Each seal is custom-made for your project.

    View The Rack Card Here >

    Two field workers standing near a pipe, 'Co-Workers Teaching Co-Workers, May Newsletter'

    The anchors connecting a tank to the piers on which it rested had been removed and reinserted. This raised concerns of the piers’ structural integrity and reinforcement options were being evaluated. Two layers of fiber wrap were the chosen solution.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Two field workers standing near a pipe, 'Co-Workers Teaching Co-Workers, May Newsletter'

    We were lucky enough to get an event set up with the Holiday Auto Theatre, one of Ohio’s last drive-in movie theaters.

    Read The Blog Here >

    Two field workers standing near a pipe, 'Co-Workers Teaching Co-Workers, May Newsletter'

    We train our field crew on everything that HydraTech does, over and over and over. The goal is to keep everyone working well together, develop and implement fresh ideas, and ensure that each employee is well-rounded.

    Read The Blog Here >

    Two field workers standing near a pipe, 'Co-Workers Teaching Co-Workers, May Newsletter'

    Caleb Rutledge was sent to Lynnwood Washington to train the client’s crew how to install the HydraTite seal.

    Read The Blog Here >

    Two field workers standing near a pipe, 'Co-Workers Teaching Co-Workers, May Newsletter'

    There is a tendency for companies to utilize formal training programs to educate their employees. As this is a very constructed teaching method, it can be a costly and time-consuming means of disseminating information.

    Read The Newsletter Here >

    Teaser Image of a pipe that has exposed joints, 'Sealing The Joints Between New Pipes & An Existing 84" Water Main'

    The challenge was to find an economical and efficient solution to eliminate further damage from severe joint separation within 36″ and 48″ storm pipes at SR 48 over the Great Miami River in Dayton, Ohio.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Teaser Image of a pipe that has exposed joints, 'Sealing The Joints Between New Pipes & An Existing 84" Water Main'

    The engineer searched for a repair that would eliminate the leak and HydraTite’s customizability made it the preferred solution.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Teaser Image of a pipe that has exposed joints, 'Sealing The Joints Between New Pipes & An Existing 84" Water Main'

    7 seals installed over previous repairs that had failed to eliminate the leak. It took two days to install these seals which will protected against infiltration and exfiltration for a lifetime.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Teaser Image of a pipe that has exposed joints, 'Sealing The Joints Between New Pipes & An Existing 84" Water Main'

    HydraTite can be manufactured with a test valve that can be used to quickly test whether a seal has been properly installed and ensure there is no leaking. Many of HydraTech’s projects include air testing each of the seals after they are positioned over the joint or point of repair.

    Watch The Video Here >

    Teaser Image of a pipe that has exposed joints, 'Sealing The Joints Between New Pipes & An Existing 84" Water Main'

    HydraTech was onsite for only two days to install these 7 seals. Previous repairs had failed to eliminate the leak, and so HydraTite was installed directly over the previous attempts. The pipe will be protected against infiltration and exfiltration for a lifetime.

    Watch The Video Here >

    Teaser Image of a pipe that has exposed joints, 'Sealing The Joints Between New Pipes & An Existing 84" Water Main'

    Improvements to two major transportation corridors in Southwest Nevada required the relocation of a section of 84” water main. This relocation demanded a change in pipe profile grade, in combination with lateral offsets. A watertight seal was needed at the joints where the existing pipe met with the new pipe.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Blog teaser image of a field service technician in a pipe with calcium build up, 'Installing Hundreds Of Seals In Buffalo New York'

    An HOA in Florida was repeatedly experiencing sinkhole issues due to the inflow (I&I) ofgroundwater and soil at the pipe joints of a 53” X 34” reinforced concrete pipe (RCP) stormwater drainage system.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Blog teaser image of a field service technician in a pipe with calcium build up, 'Installing Hundreds Of Seals In Buffalo New York'

    The installation of 20” 304SS piping resulted in joint welds being out of compliance with ASME. The piping contractor needed a solution that complied with both owner specifications and ASME’s design codes.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Blog teaser image of a field service technician in a pipe with calcium build up, 'Installing Hundreds Of Seals In Buffalo New York'

    HydraTech has been working on miles of cast-iron pipes below Buffalo New York for about a year now. The first two phases of the project are complete with approximately 350 seals being installed during these phases. The third and final stage will start soon, which is expected to include the installation of 160 seals.

    Read The Blog Here >

    Case Study Teaser Image of Three interlocking seals covering a crack in an RCP, 'Interlocking Three Seals To Eliminate A Leak, HydraTite Case Study'

    A four-inch crack had formed in a reinforced concrete pipe (RCP) near a joint where this pipe connected to a steel pipe. As a result, there was an active leak in this 30” pipe that raised concerns of the crack growing, contaminating the potable water, and creating voids around the pipe leading to eventual total system failure.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Video teaser image of Madison being interviewed, 'Installing Hundreds Of Seals In Buffalo New York'.

    Madison, a field service technician for HydraTech, explains the project in Buffalo. She discusses the specifics of what has been completed and what the next portion of the project will include.

    Watch The Video Here >

    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'

    Learn about Central Arkansas Water’s dog Vessel in an excerpt from Municipal Sewer & Water by Steve Lund. See what HydraTech is up to with out company updates, and meet Annette Davis, a recent hire.

    Read The March Newsletter Here >

    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'

    An active mine had diverted the flow of water over a 10-foot by 6-foot box-shaped tunnel and the water had found its way into a joint. The resulting leak was threatened the limestone conveyer that ran through the center of the tunnel.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'
    The project was completed with minimal traffic disruption and at a fraction of the cost of other methods. This lifetime repair was successfully executed by HydraTech at 30 % below the engineer’s estimate.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'

    Carbon fiber wrap is a cost-effective and convenient material to utilize for bridge strengthening. The installation typically requires little to no demolition, traffic control, or reconstruction compared to other methods.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'

    HydraTech is making time for team-building activities in 2022. Starting in February, we have set the first Friday of every month as a day all employees can attend a potluck lunch.

    Read The Blog Here >

    Sanitary Pipe being repaired, 'Reinforcing Mechanical Clamps On A Sanitary Pipe, HydraWrap SubSea Case Study'

    The engineering firm decided to use a mechanical clamp and wanted to reinforce the clamp to provide additional service life and protection. The HydraWrap Subsea Composite Repair system was selected to reinforce the clamps due to its capabilities of providing a structural reinforcement: its ability to cure in submerged and wet environments, and its ability to contour to the profile of the pipe and clamp.

    Read The Case Study Here >

    HydraLock Mechanical Internal Seal For Small-Diameter Pipe Joints

    HydraTech aims to get HydraTite on as many State DOT’s Product lists as. It can go on. The goal is to encourage DOTs to use this longer lasting solution over dig and replace or grout repair methods. This video outlines the demo preformed for ALDOT as part of the product approval process with that state.

    Watch The Video Here >

    HydraLock Mechanical Internal Seal For Small-Diameter Pipe Joints

    HydraTech has been working with State DOTs for years but now efforts are being made to get HydraTite on approved product list. Every state’s approval process is different and Alabama required an in person demo.

    Read The Entire Blog Here >

    HydraLock Mechanical Internal Seal For Small-Diameter Pipe Joints

    The Chief Engineer decided to repair the failed pipe elbow utilizing a 4” Marine HydraWrap elbow kit, a Design Approved by the American Bureau of Shipping for shipboard piping repairs.

    Read The Entire Case Study Here >

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