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

Jul 18

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...

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New Sewer Project May Be in the Future for Manistee

Jul 02

New Sewer Project May Be in the Future for Manistee

The City of Manistee recently proposed a plan for a new state-mandated sewer project. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) mandates the completion of a Wet Weather Corrective Action Program (CAP) to eliminate the city’s final separated sewer overflow — SSO 018. This new plan is designed to...

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Several Projects Aimed at Improving Wastewater Issues in Muskegon

Jun 14

Several Projects Aimed at Improving Wastewater Issues in Muskegon

City officials want the best for the city they are representing. From new parks and recreation areas to updates to the city infrastructure, the resident and city needs are held to the highest standard. This is the case in Muskegon, Michigan where city officials are proposing a $24 million wastewater project and are asking for resident input. The projects will help...

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

Jun 06

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...

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Water Main and Infrastructure Repairs Becoming Costly for Residents

May 21

Water Main and Infrastructure Repairs Becoming Costly for Residents

City residents in Traverse City, Michigan will likely be footing the bill for the next several years to upgrade the city’s aging sewer and water systems. The proposed increased rates being driven by an improvement plan that includes about $20 million in water and sewer projects over the next several years. Water rates are expected to increase $2 for the first 600...

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Michigan’s Rural Cities Appraise Septic vs. Sewer Systems

Jun 16

Michigan’s Rural Cities Appraise Septic vs. Sewer Systems

Several rural and suburban areas in Michigan are utilizing the roughly 48,000 on-site septic systems currently in use within the state. A percentage of these systems are in need of repair or upgrades. If a different system is necessary, soil tests will first be conducted to determine if a property is suitable for construction of a sewage system.  A consideration...

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